Business Women’s Day

The 22nd of September, also known as Business Women’s Day, is a day to commemorate the amazing work carried out by businesswomen around the world. Here at...

Climate change is affecting urban trees

Due to rising temperatures caused by climate change, over 1,000 tree species including chestnuts, elms, maples, oaks, pines, and poplars that grow in our...

International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer

The International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, also known as World Ozone Day, falls on the 16th of September every year. This international...

Greater Manchester to be carbon neutral by 2038

The Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, has announced that the region should beat the UK’s overall target to reach net zero by 2050, by 12 years. The...

Hornsea 2 – the world’s largest wind farm

On the 31st of August (2022), Ørsted, a Danish energy company, made their Hornsea 2 offshore wind project operational. The wind farm will produce enough...

Fact file: Sir David Attenborough

Born8th of May 1926 Isleworth, Middlesex, England Occupation Naturalist Broadcaster Presenter Career After leaving the navy and a job at a publishing company...

Pakistan is facing devastating floods

Pakistan has faced relentless floods after several months of intense rainfall that has affected over a third of the country. Over 33 million people have been...

Climate change is causing stress on bumblebees

Bumblebees are an essential part of nature as they are one of the main contributors to pollination, especially for wildflowers and crops. Climate change, due...

Europe’s droughts are the worst in 500 years

Europe has been hot by droughts that experts have warned are the worst the continent has seen in 500 years. Currently two thirds of Europe are facing severe...

Earth is spinning faster

On the 29th of June 2022, scientists calculated that the Earth had lost 1.59 milliseconds off the time it takes to rotate fully. On the 26th of July this...

Climate Change

Earth is spinning faster

Earth is spinning faster

On the 29th of June 2022, scientists calculated that the Earth had lost 1.59 milliseconds off the time it takes to rotate fully. On the 26th of July this occurred again with 1.5 milliseconds being lost. During 2020, it was recorded that the Earth had sped up its...