A leading climate scientist warns Boris Johnson that digging for coal undermines efforts on climate change.
Feb. 4, 2021 • ~4 min
The UK's push to secure a deal over fossil fuels is being undercut by a decision to allow a new coal mine, MPs warn.
Jan. 19, 2021 • ~5 min
Apollo landers, Neil Armstrong's bootprint and other human artifacts on Moon officially protected by new US law
Who cares what happens to bootprints on the Moon? All humans should. And thankfully the US Congress and president agree.
Jan. 12, 2021 • ~9 min
The dark green mineral has been called kernowite as the rock comes from a mine in Cornwall.
Dec. 23, 2020 • ~2 min
Companies and space agencies alike will have to compete for very few useful sites on the Moon.
Dec. 9, 2020 • ~7 min
New research points to 'heavy metals' having unseen effects on a much larger scale than previously thought.
Nov. 5, 2020 • ~7 min
Some nations are concerned the Artemis Accords represent a US power grab.
Oct. 19, 2020 • ~8 min
Conservation or copper? A proposed mine in northern Minnesota pits industrial jobs against a thriving outdoor economy.
Oct. 5, 2020 • ~10 min
More than 150 people in Bougainville have filed a complaint against the embattled Rio Tinto company.
Sept. 29, 2020 • ~2 min
Executives at the mining giant Rio Tinto have had their payouts cut over the culturally important site.
Aug. 24, 2020 • ~3 min