Environment Articles

Captain’s Log: eXXpedition Update Leg 1-5

Captain’s Log: eXXpedition Update Leg 1-5

eXXpedition will see 300 women sail round the world on a voyage dedicated to the study of plastic pollution in our oceans. Here’s a recap of Legs 1 through 5.

Storytelling and Science Converge

Storytelling and Science Converge

We spoke with marine ecologist Adriana Vergés about her underwater reforestation projects and why storytelling is the best way to get a conservation message across

Stand for the Trees

Stand for the Trees

It’s time to Stand for the Trees with Chris Packham, Annie Lennox and Dame Emma Thompson. Watch their video and sign the pledge now

Ten Years and 76 Million Trees

Ten Years and 76 Million Trees

Our favourite search engine – Ecosia – is celebrating 10 years of powering tree planting projects around the world with our internet searches.

Are We Getting Tree Planting Wrong?

Are We Getting Tree Planting Wrong?

How can we tell the difference between trees that protect the future of our planet and those that are actually making the climate crisis worse?

Plastic-Free Periods with Ella Daish

Plastic-Free Periods with Ella Daish

Ella Daish has started a campaign to make period products plastic free. Find out more about the petition and the options for your own #PlasticFreePeriod

Greta Thunberg Wants Action, Not Accolades

Greta Thunberg Wants Action, Not Accolades

Greta Thunberg, the sixteen-year-old environmental activist from Sweden, just declined the Nordic Council’s Environmental Award for 2019. Here’s why.

Meet the All-Female Crew Sailing Round the World to Tackle Plastic Pollution

Meet the All-Female Crew Sailing Round the World to Tackle Plastic Pollution

eXXpedition sets sail with an all-female crew on a two-year, round-the-world research mission to investigate the causes and solutions to ocean plastic pollution.

Climate Strikes Kick Off Around the Globe

Climate Strikes Kick Off Around the Globe

Millions of people around the globe are walking out of schools, universities and workplaces today to raise awareness of climate change and demand urgent action.