Ecology and Environment

  • 28 Aug 2013

    Critics say the government's badger cull will prove bad for farmers, taxpayers and wildlife, as well as flying in the face of scientific evidence.

  • 27 Aug 2013

    Back on Sunday 14 October 2012, The Observer newspaper published a letter from some of the world's leading animal scientists, explaining why they believe that the badger cull started by the UK government this week risks becoming a costly distraction from nationwide TB control.

  • 23 Aug 2013

    A book launched in Buenos Aires, Argentina, last month reinforced debate on the theme of eco-theology in Latin America.

  • 22 Aug 2013

    Thirty years ago, very little was heard of 'animal theology', and our relationship with the natural world, both flora and fauna, was far less discussed in philosophical and policy circles.

  • 22 Aug 2013

    The decline in UK oil and gas, seen as "worrying" by the industry, should be taken as good news by everyone else, say Scottish Greens.

  • 21 Aug 2013

    Christians campaigning against fracking have spoken out following their arrest at protests in Balcombe, Sussex.

  • 20 Aug 2013

    The partner of a Guardian journalist who was detained on 18 August at a London airport was clearly the victim of unwarranted revenge tactics, says Amnesty International.

  • 19 Aug 2013

    The Green member of parliament for Brighton Pavilion, Caroline Lucas, has been arrested with others in Balcombe on an anti-fracking protest.

  • 18 Aug 2013

    Sacred Earth offers a singular vision of the beautiful, fragile relationship between nature and humanity - one that is under pressure or even threat in many parts of the globe at the moment. Welcoming the artistic production, Simon Barrow looks at the philosophy, art and indeed theology that may underpin a respect for the world and the relations embodied in it.

  • 7 Aug 2013

    New analysis published by the TUC shows falling household savings are underpinning the UK's economic recovery and preventing it from sliding back into recession.