Tapping into the myriad uses of plants and fungi could save people and the planet, says new report

Scientists warn that if greenhouse gas emissions continue apace, Greenland and Antarctica’s ice sheets could together contribute more than 39cm to global sea level rise this century.

Research by the University of Leeds has helped secure the highest government protection for internationally-important Vietnamese forests.

A global analysis reveals for the first time that across almost all tree species, fast growing trees have shorter lifespans.

Ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica whose melting rates are rapidly increasing have raised global sea level by 1.8cm since the 1990s, and are matching worst-case climate warming scenarios.