Borneo is burning, yet again. While possibly being the worst year on record, the fires and haze of Indonesia have received surprisingly little international media coverage. The following article will […]
When I first heard about the show I was very excited. Hollywood finally giving climate change the treatment, yay! I really wanted to like it. And I did – to some extent.
In the previous post I rambled on how in my first year after graduating from ecology programme I’m trying my hand at writing and journalism. This part should be more about the writing itself and the topics I get to cover in my job. 4 separate but somewhat related stories.
Written by Edward Lewis, 4th year undergraduate studying Ecological Science (Forestry) at the University of Edinburgh. Likes everything and anything to do with woodlands. What do you do? This ubiquitous […]
Written by Sophie Bastable, a graduate of Ecological Science at the University of Edinburgh (graduating class of 2009). Sophie now works for Biofuelwatch as an energy campaigner in Edinburgh. The UK’s big […]
Let’s all strive to be hummingbirds! In this beautifully animated clip from Dirt! The Movie, Wangari Maathai tells an inspiring tale of doing the best you can under seemingly interminable […]
Although one of the few remaining true wildernesses, I have become increasingly aware during this expedition that the Arctic is by no way pristine or independent of the influence of […]
“If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire […]
I’m paddling in the Strait of Georgia. As I walk across the large sand-flat the water muddies and small fish skit from their holes under my feet, while a much […]
The last time I told you about my experience of the California’s deserts. There’s still a few communities and several ecological topics I would like to discuss in the context of […]