Greenpeace scientist Dr. Rianne Teule measures radioactive levels of a device from the nearby Tuwaitha nuclear facility. The device, abandoned on a roadside, contains yellow powder that is 1000 times background levels of radiation.
We are calling for a full assessment of the situation at Tuwaitha and other nuclear sites in Iraq. Find out what we discovered on our trip in June and July 2003.
One member of the Iraq team writes, "How do you tell someone they can't stay in their own home anymore? How do you look someone in the eye when you know that what little they have, they should abandon, even though they have nowhere else to go? We had to do that today. Another day looking for nightmares, another day finding them..."
Greenpeace activists, dressed as 'jaguars', used chains to immobilise bulldozers that have been destroying Yungas forest in north west Argentina. Argentina's forests are being cut down to grow Monsanto's genetically engineered soya for export as...
The Yungas Rainforest and the Great Chaco American forest are two neighbouring ecosystems. They are rich in biodiversity and wildlife, such as rare jaguars. However, they are being destroyed at one of the fastest rates in the world.
Soya expansion is the latest threat to native forests and jungles in South America, sustained by the increased demand for soya based animal feed from both the European Union and China. Forests are being converted for soya production in Argentina,...
An area of forest the size of Germany is under threat, along with the indigenous peoples and jaguars that live there. Bulldozers are turning the land into soya plantations to feed pigs and chickens in Europe and North America.
The Greenpeace Jaguars are leaping into action: activists on motorbikes are stopping bulldozers from destroying forest lands in Salta, Argentina. Cyberactivists around the world are picking up the phone and calling the Argentine embassies in...
A Kiribati boy fishes off the Tarawa wharf.
An underwater seascape of Red Kelp (Laminaria hyperborea) and a wall of Deadmens Mens Fingers soft coral (Alcyonium palmatum, from North Sea.
An Edible Sea Urchin (Echinus esculentus) from Whalsay Island, Shetland, North Sea.
A Common Sunstar Starfish (Crossaster paposus) and Dead Mens Fingers soft coral (Alcyonium palmatum)from North Sea.
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