Termites have spent 4,000 years building 'wonder visible from space'

'Biological wonder' of 200 million mounds saw soil equivalent to 4,000 great pyramids of Giza excavated by insects

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Why is palm oil bad for the environment, and how can people help?

Palm oil has emerged as a major source of controversy after a Christmas advert by supermarket chain Iceland was deemed too political by regulators.

China makes u-turn on legalising the sale of rhino and tiger parts

Government postpones decision to lift restrictions of trade — but does not say for how long

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Is the Great Barrier Reef really dying?

In recent years, the Great Barrier Reef has grabbed headlines after several people claimed the natural wonder to be dead.

Are electric cars a green answer for dealing with pollution?

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Show me the way to go... anywhere I want

Obsessed with perfect paths and tucked-away tracks, Will Gore ponders the value and aesthetic of the humble map

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