The Star Inn in Salford was given three weeks' notice of closure but, after locals clubbed together, the pub is back in business as a community-owned co-operative.
A demonstration facility in Hawaii is to grow marine algae for conversion into biofuel.
Nuclear power looked dead its credibility in tatters after years of cost overruns and safety fears, unanswered questions about radioactive waste and the use of many countries' civilian nuclear [...]
Should Britain replace the pound with the euro? Apparently we don't have to decide. We can keep the pound and use the euro as a parallel currency..
A host of well known people including Gore Vidal, Gloria Steinem, Oliver Stone and Kurt Vonnegut have put their name to the following Not In Our Name' statement which has appeared in the New York Times
Could Earthships be the answer to the problem of all the old tyres that are piling up around the world? Cheap, do-it-yourself buildings, Earthships started life in America and now these unusual [...]