Planet Earth

The science we support is amazing. Our researchers study every aspect of our planet, and how humans are changing it - from the poles to the tropical rainforests, and from the depths of the ocean to the edge of space. Planet Earth brings you the latest stories, pictures and videos about their work.

Whale's tail finPainting underwater pictures with sound

Silent marine robots that record sounds underwater are allowing researchers at the University of East Anglia to listen to the oceans as never before.

10 April 2018

Skin of the Earth Housing adjacent to crops growing

Exploding populations are challenging the world to keep more people fed using less - and less good quality - land.

22 Mar 2018

Helping species on the move Bees working together

Meet the software for working out where species will thrive in future, as global warming pushes them north seeking cooler places and key habitat is lost.

8 Mar 2018

Tags

Email iconDid you know? You can subscribe to receive Planet Earth as a regular email newsletter that contains all the content from the magazine, as well as stories, videos and podcasts from our website.