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 2018-06-22 11:51 

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Why does India's air look different from space?...

Europe's Sentinel-5P satellite tracks formaldehyde emissions in the air over the Indian sub-continent....

 2018-06-22 07:23 

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How to shop in Birmingham's plastic-free supermarket...

Reusable bags, bottles and containers are the key to success for these buyers in Birmingham....

 2018-06-22 00:15 

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Cyan colour hidden ingredient in sleep...

Adding or removing the colour cyan can have an impact on sleep, according to biologists....

 2018-06-21 11:34 

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Koko the famously social gorilla dies in California...

Described as "the primary ambassador for her endangered species", she mastered sign language....

 2018-06-21 07:33 

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Celebrating the birth of the modern computer...

Scientists are celebrating the birth 70 years ago of a machine that kick-started the modern computer age....

 2018-06-20 17:00 

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Gene-edited farm animals are on their way...

Scientists create pigs that are immune to one of the world's costliest livestock diseases....

 2018-06-20 12:10 

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Astronauts eject UK-led space junk demo mission...

The RemoveDebris satellite will trial technologies for snaring broken hardware drifting in orbit....

 2018-06-19 23:03 

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Wolves in France: Farmers fear attacks...

One mayor says children under 10 years old should not walk alone, in case of an attack....

 2018-06-19 21:58 

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Hello kitty......

Meet the new residents of a cave in Santa Monica....

 2018-06-19 14:36 

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Rover test: What's it like to ride a rocket to Mars?...

European engineers shake their Mars rover to see that it can survive the violence of a rocket launch....

 2018-06-19 05:04 

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Puan, oldest known Sumatran orangutan, dies in Australia...

Puan left an "incredible legacy" of descendants for the critically endangered species, keepers say....

 2018-06-19 03:18 

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Will Norway's electric transport take off?...

A battery-powered plane is Norway's latest part of the country's plan to combat climate change....

 2018-06-18 12:27 

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'Dumpling-shaped' space rock comes into view...

A Japanese space probe has been sending back images as it approaches its target, the asteroid Ryugu....

 2018-06-18 00:15 

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Hong Kong's fish are eating plastic - and people could be too...

A lot of Hong Kong's fish contains tiny bits of plastic that could end up on your plate....

 2018-06-15 14:02 

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What a load of crocs!...

Wade Kelly's drone captured dozens of the reptiles on camera this week, sunbathing by the Daly River in Australia....

 2018-06-15 12:26 

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Work starts to upgrade Large Hadron Collider...

Improvements to the world's biggest particle smasher are designed to uncover new physics....

 2018-06-15 09:55 

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Ten ways to cut down on plastics at home...

Author and activist Will McCallum gives us his top tips for eliminating plastics from our everyday lives....

 2018-06-15 09:00 

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Kilauea volcano: Molten lava meets the sea...

The Kilauea volcano has been pouring lava into the ocean off Hawaii, causing a hydrochloric acid mist....

 2018-06-15 08:19 

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Stephen Hawking's memorial service to be held at Westminster Abbey...

During the ceremony his ashes will be buried alongside other great scientists....

 2018-06-14 14:58 

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Prehistoric frogs surface after 99 million years...

Frogs trapped in amber for 99 million years give clues to lost world. The four fossils were found in Myanmar....

 2018-06-14 00:48 

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Mars rover Opportunity goes dormant amid huge dust storm...

Nasa says it is concerned after the ageing solar-powered Opportunity rover lost all power....

 2018-06-13 23:12 

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Antarctic ice sheets: Four things you need to know...

With Antarctica shedding ice at an accelerating rate, here's what you need to know about continent's ice sheet....

 2018-06-13 17:01 

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Antarctica loses three trillion tonnes of ice in 25 years...

Satellites observing the White Continent detect a jump in the rate of ice being lost to the ocean....

 2018-06-12 15:18 

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Top hat...

With the first 500mph runs now pushed back to mid-2019, there is more time to prepare the world's first supersonic car....

 2018-06-11 17:10 

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Scientists shocked by mysterious deaths of ancient trees...

Many of the oldest and largest specimens of Africa's baobab tree have died over the past 12 years....

 2018-06-09 11:18 

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Climate change: Pope urges action on clean energy...

Francis tells oil executives the world must convert to clean fuel in an unprecedented conference....

 2018-06-08 21:30 

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Nobel laureate joins another exclusive club...

Dr Richard Henderson is made a Companion of Honour in the Queen's Birthday Honours....

 2018-06-08 18:02 

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Could an emoji save your life?...

Scientists are campaigning for a new emoji which they feel could be vital during earthquakes....

 2018-06-08 12:34 

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Hunting for life's chemistry on Mars...

Nasa says organic matter suggests there might have been life on the planet....

 2018-06-07 18:27 

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Curiosity rover sees seasonal Mars methane swing...

Methane on the Red Planet waxes and wanes with the seasons - another clue in the search for life....

 2018-06-07 15:10 

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Key 'step forward' in cutting cost of removing CO2 from air...

A Canadian firm says new technology has dramatically cut the cost of removing carbon from the air....

 2018-05-29 08:08 

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Waterspout emerges from Florida storm...

Strong winds from Storm Alberto have caused a small waterspout in a swimming pool in Panama City Beach, Florida....

 2018-05-28 23:33 

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'Antarctica is my office'...

Jon Tyler is an Antarctic guide, showing scientists how to survive the extreme environment....

 2018-05-28 00:01 

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Are captive dolphins 'happy'?...

Scientists have tried to measure how dolphins at a French marine park feel about their environment....

 2018-05-27 23:33 

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Dolphin 'happiness' measured by scientists in France...

Animal welfare researchers measure how captive dolphins feel about their environment....

 2018-05-26 23:31 

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Hawaii volcano: How many people do volcanoes actually kill?...

Red-hot rivers of lava and clouds of ash can be deadly - but death by volcano is not inevitable....

 2018-05-25 16:37 

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'Wolf-like' creature shot on Montana ranch puzzles experts...

State wildlife experts are seeking DNA analysis to pinpoint the mysterious creature's species....

 2018-05-25 15:19 

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Dinosaur dandruff reveals first evidence of skin shedding...

Scientists uncover clues to how dinosaurs and early birds shed their skin from 125-million-year-old dandruff....

 2018-05-25 11:38 

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Global problem...

National Geographic magazine has published some startling images of the global plastic pollution scourge....

 2018-05-25 08:31 

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Fox catches rabbit, then eagle swoops in...

A mid-air tug of war ensued, above San Juan Island in the US state of Washington....

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