Project aiming to reconnect people with nature seeks 10,000 'virtual farmers' to have a say in the running of a real working farm in Cambridgeshire
Nature reserves are hosting their local school children and MPs on Friday 24 June in response to teacher’s demands for more opportunities for children to learn outdoors and have contact with nature
An underwater kite, which is tethered to the seabed and ‘flies’ through the sea current carrying a turbine, is to be trialled off the coast of Northern Ireland
Editorial: In order not just to survive but to thrive on every level, we must give the highest value to our home, the Earth
A group of 40 Turkish politicians, academics and lawyers is calling for rights for nature to be incorporated into the country's constitution
World’s first postgraduate qualification on sustainable business management to launch in Exeter in September 2011
Positive News chats to one of its distributors, Dominic Upton, from the award-winning Haslemere Health Foods in Surrey
Set up by young farmers, the Real Farm Festival will feature music, talks and farm activities
Many of us have difficulty forgiving others sometimes. But for Richard Moore, who at age ten, was shot and blinded by a soldier’s rubber bullet during the troubles in Northern Ireland, [...]
A group of 18 artists, food growers and community activists are cycling from London to Jerusalem to unite communities working for social and ecological justice
A new type of salt has been launched with the broadest range of minerals and micronutrients of any natural food, according to its manufacturer.
Polly Higgins: Bolivia’s Law for Mother Earth could spark a new world of ecological justice
New targets see Britain take the lead on climate change
Law of Mother Earth sees Bolivia pilot new social and economic model based on protection of and respect for nature
Surveys show that the proportion of people describing themselves as ‘very happy’ has fallen in the last fifty years, while levels of depression have risen significantly.
Meditation can slow the ageing process, new research suggests
Girl Stars, a multimedia project in India, has created inspiring icons out of 15 ordinary young women in an effort to encourage others to pursue education.
The hidden economic value of the UK’s natural environment has been highlighted and quantified in a ‘groundbreaking’ new report
£300,000 raised by community group to put PV solar panels on brewery in Lewes
A new website is showcasing permaculture projects and practitioners from across the world, in an effort to revolutionise the way permaculture is practiced and bring it into mainstream consciousness.