Warning: You are using an outdated Browser, Please switch to a more modern browser such as Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Edge.
Mar 29, 2015 | Environment
Deforestation is a major contributor to climate change and environmental damage. See what is causing the gradual destruction of the world's woodlands.
Mar 20, 2015 | Environment
Costa Rica's world-leading forest protection efforts are underpinned by a policy of paying people to protect the trees.
Mar 17, 2015 | Environment
Extreme winds destroy homes - as unfortunately recently demonstrated by Cyclone Pam's devastation in Vanuatu. Researchers in the US are using wind tunnels to design hurricane-proof homes.
Mar 16, 2015 | Demography
A countdown of the 20 largest urban areas on the planet, according to the 2015 edition of Demographia's World Urban Areas index.
Mar 04, 2015 | Demography
See where in the world the health, education, economic and political gaps between the sexes are closing or widening.
Feb 26, 2015 | Demography
Granny Au Pair sends older women to help families around the world – an adventurous, active alternative to the rocking chair on the porch.
Longer lifespans, low interest rates and shaky public finances are forcing more would-be retirees to make a tough choice.
Countries are still grappling with this question, but a strict age limit is not the way. People should be able to choose their own exit from the workforce.
A hit movie about British retirees in India suggests a novel solution to the aging crisis.
Jan 23, 2015 | Environment
Carbon capture and storage was supposed to slash climate changing CO2 emissions, but the green technology seems as far away as ever.
205 releases in total