waves

Why Earth's water could be older than Earth itself

Weird rocks in Australia are a missing piece of the Grand Canyon

Global warming may become unstoppable even if we stick to Paris target

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Renegar Glacier, Transantarctic Mountains, East Antarctica

Coastal catastrophe looms larger as sea level forecasts creep upwards

African landscape

How Earth's changing ecosystems may have driven human evolution

Earthrise

How the stunning Earthrise became the world’s most famous photograph

Jura mountains

Dan Holdsworth captures a vanishing landscape in a point-cloud

Fossil blubber shows ichthyosaurs were warm blooded reptiles

Fossil blubber shows ichthyosaurs were warm blooded reptiles

map of Mexico

Shallow Mexican seabed traps tsunamis so they strike land repeatedly

EARTH IN DEPTH

Pulpit Rock, Norway

Timefulness review – our impulsive and pugnacious age needs geology

Iceland landscape

Supercharged geothermal energy could power the planet

Tyndall Glacier

Global warming is melting glaciers and that means more tsunamis

Special report: The new megaprojects changing the face of our planet

Special report: The new megaprojects changing the face of our planet

Red road through the green forest

Biodiversity in crisis: Earth’s giant construction projects mapped out

James Croll

How a janitor wowed Darwin by solving the ice age mystery