Environmental issues

Gallery: ‘Aquatecture’ and a sinking city

Gallery: ‘Aquatecture’ and a sinking city

A Thai firm’s watery vision for Bangkok in response to rising sea levels will soon go on display in Berlin
Coming to Europe this summer-- jellyfish

Coming to Europe this summer-- jellyfish

A dramatic increase in jellyfish populations in the Mediterranean and Black Sea may keep travelers out of the water this summer
Jellyfish taking over the oceans, experts warn

Jellyfish taking over the oceans, experts warn

Due to changing water temperatures and overfishing, the gelatinous beasts are proliferating faster than ever before
Gorgeous photo increases fury over Jeju Island blasts

Gorgeous photo increases fury over Jeju Island blasts

As the Korean Defense Ministry clears land for a new naval base, one picture has islanders questioning why they chose such a beautiful spot
More airlines ban shark fin cargo

More airlines ban shark fin cargo

Three major Asia-Pacific airlines promise to halt shipments of shark fin and unsustainable shark-related products
Navi Mumbai airport gets green light

Navi Mumbai airport gets green light

Mumbai's second international airport has its chocks removed as the city prepares to handle 40 million plus passengers annually by 2013
Tarini Awatramani: It's time to put Byculla Zoo to pasture

Tarini Awatramani: It's time to put Byculla Zoo to pasture

We could save animals, a lot of money and our own dignity by shutting down this outdated Mumbai institution
mrbrown hates the haze

mrbrown hates the haze

As smog wraps around Singapore, mrbrown thinks British aircraft carriers could be part of a fix
Bangkok sinking quickly, say scientists

Bangkok sinking quickly, say scientists

Unless radical action is taken soon, experts say we’ll be underwater in less than 50 years
Gili Nanngu Island: Eco-immunizing an Indonesian oasis

Gili Nanngu Island: Eco-immunizing an Indonesian oasis

Alternative energy and other environmental initiatives are helping save one of Indonesia’s most important marine areas
A portrait from above of Shanghai’s pollution

A portrait from above of Shanghai’s pollution

A NASA satellite captured the smog that has engulfed the city for the past week
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Destination Berlin

It's crowded and outdated, but Berlin's hexagon-shaped Tegel air hub has won a place in the city's heart