Weird ‘Plasticrust’ Caused by Pollution Forms on Portuguese Island
How were vinyl records made in the 1950s?
A forecasting tool reveals which cities will be affected as different portions of the ice sheet melt, say scientists.
Living in a parking lot amid Santa Barbara’s wealth is a kind of middle-class homelessness
A Beautiful Pandemonium
The never before seen images were taken by photographer Hugh Holland, and are being run in a Hollywood gallery as part of an exhibition called Silver. Skate. Seventies.
Grasberg mine in the Indonesian region has been a source of untold wealth for its owners, but local communities say it has brought poverty and oppression
Video: Maybe Tomorrow
Researchers used bone collagen (protein) sequences to determine the species of 20 previously unidentifiable bone fragments
Australia’s natural wonder is in mortal danger. Bleaching caused by climate change has killed almost a quarter of its coral this year and many scientists believe it could be too late for the rest. Using exclusive photographs and new data, a Guardian special report investigates how the reef has been devastated – and what can be done to save it