The golden anniversary of the first human in space poses a golden opportunity to assess our view of space as an extension to our environment.

The Red Planet has been inert for millions of years, but scientists at NASA hope to make an experimental vehicle take to the Martian skies for the first time.

The field of space exploration just reached a golden milestone, as the world celebrates 60 years since Yuri Gagarin became the first human in space.

Designing batteries for the Extreme E electric race cars presented an exciting challenge for motorsport veterans Williams Advanced Engineering.

As the UK’s 2021 census gets underway, the Living Planet Index helps provide a headcount for the animal kingdom, especially for endangered species.

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Car manufacturer Hyundai has unveiled a new model of EV, the Ioniq 5. It promises to be super-fast at charging, and take on the likes of Tesla.

Spotlight - Environment

Rivers are more than just winding ribbons of water - they run right through our lives, and could be crucial in helping tackle climate change.

The field of space exploration just reached a golden milestone, as the world celebrates 60 years since Yuri Gagarin became the first human in space.

Leakages of sewage are unpleasant but not overly common. However, when they do happen, it helps to spot them as soon as possible.

The Sinai Peninsula is one of the world’s most arid places, but a Dutch firm could help bring life to the desert, using new re-greening techniques.

Spotlight - Lifestyle

Travel abroad could prove beyond our reach for the time being, but there are greener, cheaper ways to enjoy a holiday closer to home.

As a famous TV and film character once said, “It ain’t easy being green”, but what about the film industry? Learn what it is doing to limit its impact today.

Easter celebrates a time of rebirth, and many of us will be planning to scoff on chocolate eggs. But which ones are the most ethically-made, and why?

Each time you sink a can of beer, you might not think about how you might be having an impact on marine life.

Spotlight - People

Ahead of the first in a global series of races in electric SUVs to highlight the impact of climate change, Extreme E founder Alejandro Agag says they want to appeal to people’s ‘dreams’ as well as their conscience.

We interview some of the women in key roles in Extreme E, the new electric off-road championship with a stated commitment to equality as well as the environment.

Wahaca co-founder and Masterchef winner Tommi Miers talks to Volta about why sustainability is at the heart of her passion for food.

In this special feature, food extraordinaire Martyn Odell welcomes Volta Future Positive into the world of zero-waste cooking, through Lagom Chef.

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Spotlight - Renewables

Over 2020, the UK has gone for gold and taken the top spot in wind power generation across the G20, while limiting the need for coal power.

Unlike many renewable sources of power, the generation of geothermal energy is restricted to a select few places on the planet. Let’s dive into the power of the Earth itself.

The recent spring budget included an important update to the Bank of England’s remit, including the need to aid the transition to net zero carbon emissions.

Berkeley Lab has given Americans cause for optimism, unveiling their idea for how the US could achieve carbon neutrality by mid-century and beyond.

Spotlight - Science & Technology

The golden anniversary of the first human in space poses a golden opportunity to assess our view of space as an extension to our environment.

The Red Planet has been inert for millions of years, but scientists at NASA hope to make an experimental vehicle take to the Martian skies for the first time.

The field of space exploration just reached a golden milestone, as the world celebrates 60 years since Yuri Gagarin became the first human in space.

Leakages of sewage are unpleasant but not overly common. However, when they do happen, it helps to spot them as soon as possible.

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