Glass Wings Blog: World

10 virtual tours of spectacular buildings around the world
14% of world’s coral lost in less than a decade, study shows
The 15 Most Peaceful Countries in the World
21 Things That Made the World a Better Place in 2021
8 Photo Stories That Will Challenge Your View Of The World
‘A shambolic mess’: the only example Australia is giving the world now is how not to manage Covid
Africa’s Wikipedia Editors Are Changing How the World Sees Their Continent
ANA Unveils ‘World’s First’ Hands-Free Lavatory Doors
As the world surges ahead on electric vehicle policy, the Morrison government’s new strategy leaves Australia idling in the garage
Astrophysicists re-imagine world map, designing a less distorted, 'radically different' way to see the world
Australia the only developed nation on world list of deforestation hotspots
Be reassured: the world is not as divided as we might think
Canada is a warning: more and more of the world will soon be too hot for humans
China is financing infrastructure projects around the world – many could harm nature and Indigenous communities
Clean energy? The world’s demand for copper could be catastrophic for communities and environments
Climate change can't be stopped if we destroy these parts of the world
Climate Change Could Cut World Economy by $23 Trillion in 2050, Insurance Giant Warns
Climate crisis is suffocating the world’s lakes, study finds
Climate emergency not slowed by COVID-19 pandemic and planet's 'vital signs' worsening, scientists say
Climate repair: three things we must do now to stabilise the planet
COP26 failed to address ocean acidification, but the law of the seas means states must protect the world’s oceans
Daintree: World Heritage rainforest handed back to Aboriginal owners
Deadly Fungi Are the Newest Emerging Microbe Threat All Over the World
The disastrous voyage of Satoshi, the world’s first cryptocurrency cruise ship
‘Dramatically more powerful’: world’s first battery-electric freight train unveiled
The end of the world's capital of brown coal
Endonyms of the World Map
The fate of our planet depends on the next few days of complex diplomacy in Glasgow. Here’s what needs to go right
Five things we learned about the state of the planet at the world’s biggest meeting of biodiversity experts
For hydrogen to dominate the low-carbon world, batteries must fail
Friday essay: a world of pain – Australian theatre in crisis
Friday essay: searching for sanity in a world hell-bent on destruction
The ‘Green Energy’ That Might Be Ruining the Planet
Green lending: world’s biggest banks’ latest initiative at COP26 is a step backwards
Have hen will travel: the man who sailed round the world with a chicken
Hey Pandas !! Today Is The International Day Of The World’s Indigenous People. Let’s Celebrate With A Bit Of Culture !!
Hidden women of history: Ennigaldi-Nanna, curator of the world’s first museum
How Australia’s handling of Djokovic exposed its flawed immigration system to the world
How China is remaking the world in its vision
How China used the media to spread its COVID narrative — and win friends around the world
How much of the world’s oil needs to stay in the ground?
How palm oil became the world’s most hated, most used fat source
How some countries are using digital ID to exclude vulnerable people around the world
How to Save Planet Earth
If all 2030 climate targets are met, the planet will heat by 2.7℃ this century. That’s not OK
If I could go anywhere: a world through the eyes of botanical artist Marianne North at Kew Gardens
Is democracy getting in the way of saving the planet?
It’s now or never: Scientists warn time of reckoning has come for the planet
Largest Vehicle-To-Grid Charging Project On The Planet?
Legal experts worldwide draw up ‘historic’ definition of ecocide
Lethal autonomous weapons and World War III: it’s not too late to stop the rise of ‘killer robots’
Meet the Kenguru, the world’s first EV made specifically for wheelchair users
More livestock, more carbon dioxide, less ice: the world’s climate change progress since 2019 is (mostly) bad news
Morrison finds shameless new way to fake climate action as world steps up
Multinational CEOs petition world leaders to 'supercharge' climate action
Nature-based solutions can help cool the planet — if we act now
Netflix’s big bet on foreign content and international viewers could upend the global mediascape – and change how people see the world
Ocean conservation: 6 reasons you can be optimistic about the future of our planet
Official World Record! Fantastic Classical Music Medley played by a Train
One-third of the world’s tree species are threatened with extinction – here are five of them
Peatlands worldwide are drying out, threatening to release 860 million tonnes of carbon dioxide every year
Photographing the Microscopic: Winners of Nikon Small World 2021
Postcards From a World on Fire
Real Rukshan: the live streamer who took Melbourne’s protest to the world stage
Repeating mistakes: why the plan to protect the world’s wildlife falls short
Rethinking Facebook: We Need To Make Sure That 'Good For The World' Is More Important Than 'Good For Facebook'
Samoan democracy hangs in the balance as a constitutional arm wrestle plays out — with the world watching
Satellites show world's glaciers melting faster than ever
Seriously ugly: here’s how Australia will look if the world heats by 3°C this century
Sparks - Please Don't Fuck Up My World (Official Lyric Video)
Spot the difference: as world leaders rose to the occasion at the Biden climate summit, Morrison faltered
The Stories Behind 20 Inventions That Changed the World
Take heart at what’s unfolded at COP26 in Glasgow – the world can still hold global heating to 1.5℃
There aren’t enough trees in the world to offset society’s carbon emissions – and there never will be
These Alternative Economies Are Inspirations for a Sustainable World
#TheSoapbox: The Third World War is climate change and we’re in the thick of it
UN discusses how not to kill the planet
Wales’s “One Planet” Policy Is Transforming Rural Life
We analysed data from 29,798 clean-ups around the world to uncover some of the worst litter hotspots
We know how to cut off the financial valve to Myanmar’s military. The world just needs the resolve to act
Wealthy nations starved the developing world of vaccines. Omicron shows the cost of this greed
The Weekly Planet: An Outdated Idea Is Still Shaping Climate Policy
Wetter the better: Gothenburg’s bold plan to be world’s best rainy city
What Can We Learn from the World’s Most Peaceful Societies?
What Greenland’s record-breaking rain means for the planet
What to Do About Jair Bolsonaro, the World’s Most Dangerous Climate Denier
Where to find courage and defiant hope when our fragile, dewdrop world seems beyond saving
Why is the idea of ‘gender’ provoking backlash the world over?
Why the world’s most fertile fishing ground is facing a ‘unique and dire’ threat
Winners of the 2020 World Nature Photography Awards
World Heritage Committee agrees not to place Great Barrier Reef on ‘in danger’ list
The world is hungry for solar panels. Why did we stop making them?
World Land Trust Bundle
The world might run out of a crucial ingredient of touch screens. But don’t worry, we’ve invented an alternative
The world must cooperate to avoid a catastrophic space collision
The world must not look away as the Taliban sexually enslaves women and girls
World must rewild on massive scale to heal nature and climate, says UN
The world's first octopus farm - should it go ahead?
World’s largest ever four day week trial in Iceland ‘overwhelming success’
The world’s largest organism is slowly being eaten by deer
World’s vast networks of underground fungi to be mapped for first time
World’s worst pandemic leaders: 5 presidents and prime ministers who badly mishandled COVID-19
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