Holding one-fifth of the world's unfrozen fresh water, Baikal in Russia's Siberia is a natural wonder of "exceptional value to evolutionary science"
Natural climate solutions could reduce emissions by 11.3 billion tons per year by 2030, which is equivalent to halting the burning of oil
It is already known that city people are at a higher risk of psychiatric illnesses such as depression and schizophrenia than country dwellers
Scientists from Aarhus University in Denmark have unveiled the long-term impact of the melting of the Greenland ice sheet
The region has endured days of choking smoke and claimed at least 31 lives and demolished thousands of homes and businesses
Four years ago, the same colony, which numbered 20,196 pairs at the time, failed to produce a single chick
More than 31,000 kilograms of scales from the nocturnal mammal have been seized across the world this year, according to IFAW
With a single degree Celsius of warming so far, a crescendo of impacts -- including tropical storms engorged by rising seas
Some 82 million tonnes of biofuels a year are currently used in transport of all kinds worldwide
Images from the national park in Namibia show dozens of lifeless hippos, some flat on their backs, others with just their heads visible above water
Homeless animals typically face cruelty or even extermination on the streets of the city
Environment ministers from both countries signed MoU 'which will allow for the translocation of six black rhino from South Africa to Chad'
The architect Stefano Boeri, the Bosco Verticale uses more than 20,000 trees and plants to adorn the high-rise buildings from top to bottom
With eight million tonnes of plastic waste entering the oceans annually, the world must switch from "throw-away, lifestyles" to a recycling economy
The dinosaur was estimated to be about 100 million years old with its size believed to be the biggest ever found in Thailand
More than 20 pieces of the fossil of the herbivorous dinosaur have been discovered