Climate change activist Greta Thunberg: ‘Listen to climate scientists’ – Asia News

Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg has said that climate change is an “existential crisis” and has urged politicians to “listen to the scientists”. She told BBC Radio 4’s... Read more »

Disposable nappy recycling: How soiled nappies can be reused – Asia News

A total of 187 billion nappies are thrown away each year, but unlike bottles, cans or cardboard, nappies are hard to recycle. But now engineers have devised ways of... Read more »

Tulips from the air: Artist drawn to beauty of Norfolk flowers – Asia News

Sunlight bouncing off vibrant colour from the UK’s largest commercial outdoor tulip crop is difficult for artist Nigel Dickerson to resist. Each spring, for nearly a decade, Mr Dickerson... Read more »

Emma Thompson: ‘If I could fly cleanly, I would’ – Asia News

Actress Emma Thompson has been defending her decision to fly from the US to attend a climate change protest in central London. Speaking to reporters from the Extinction Rebellion... Read more »

Norwich Cathedral peregrine falcons: A photographer’s passion – Asia News

The blur of a speeding peregrine falcon crossing the sky at up to 200mph is “extreme photography” and it creates a “buzz” for Norfolk wildlife snapper Chris Skipper. For... Read more »

Spikes on trees in Oxford to ‘stop bird poo’ – Asia News

Spikes on branches have been spotted on a tree in Oxford. Wildlife campaigner Hugh Warwick posted the picture on Twitter after netting on Norfolk cliffs was causing sand martins... Read more »

Worries about agrochemicals led to a new farming movement – Asia News

In the aftermath of World War Two pesticides and chemical fertilisers started to become more widespread in the UK. Worries about the effect this would have on soil quality... Read more »

The history of plastic in the sea – Asia News

A metal box that has been dragged around the ocean since 1931 has accidentally created a record of the entire history of ocean plastic. The continuous plankton recorder (CPR)... Read more »

Bacton sand martins return to cliff burrows after nets removed – Asia News

Sand martins have started to return to their nesting sites after netting covering some cliffs on the Norfolk coast was removed. They were installed at Bacton by North Norfolk... Read more »

Sheep attacks: ‘These dogs have got a taste for blood’ – Asia News

“I’ve never seen or witnessed anything like it before – I wouldn’t want to witness it again.” There are the words of Marie Wilson, a farmer who is calling... Read more »