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Nuclear waste will remain a deadly threat for hundreds of thousands of years. Despite having decades of hazardous waste in temporary storage, the world is only now finalising plans for long-term containment
In January, thousands of the world’s most powerful figures will gather in the picturesque resort of Davos to discuss the most pressing global issues of the hour. Lizzie Meager looks at what can be expected from 2015’s summit