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Sat, 28 Mar 2020 07:04:34 GMT

The incredible history of the UK's heirloom plants and why they're set to make a comeback.


Sat, 28 Mar 2020 09:00:27 GMT

OneWeb, the high-profile London-based satellite start-up, files for bankruptcy protection in the US.


Fri, 27 Mar 2020 16:13:14 GMT

New data confirms the improvement in air quality over Europe - a by-product of the coronavirus crisis.


Fri, 27 Mar 2020 12:04:52 GMT

Scientists find out more about the threats of plastic to thousands of fish, whales and other aquatic life.


Fri, 27 Mar 2020 11:50:10 GMT

Public transport and active travel will be the "natural first choice", the Transport Secretary says.


Thu, 26 Mar 2020 20:33:27 GMT

Neanderthals were eating fish, mussels and seals at a site in present-day Portugal, according to a new study.


Fri, 27 Mar 2020 01:20:01 GMT

The newest branch of the US military, established by President Trump, goes into orbit for the first time.


Thu, 26 Mar 2020 17:56:53 GMT

Smuggled pangolins were carrying viruses closely related to the one sweeping the world, say scientists.


Thu, 26 Mar 2020 02:10:31 GMT

Pre-1960s handwritten rain gauge data can inform drought and flood planning, but only if digitised.


Thu, 26 Mar 2020 06:19:41 GMT

The third such event in five years prompts scientists to renew urgent warnings about climate change.


Wed, 25 Mar 2020 13:51:29 GMT

The possibility of infection in great apes like gorillas warrants the utmost caution, say experts.


Wed, 25 Mar 2020 08:08:16 GMT

Solar, wind and hydro electric installations are often built in conservation areas.


Tue, 24 Mar 2020 11:53:20 GMT

A tiny, 555-million-year-old seafloor creature reveals why our bodies are organised the way they are.


Tue, 24 Mar 2020 10:06:46 GMT

Across wild mammal species, females live over 18% longer than males because of genetics and environment.


Mon, 23 Mar 2020 16:16:54 GMT

Nasa scientists probe Denman Glacier which fills the deepest land gorge on Earth.


Mon, 23 Mar 2020 01:10:34 GMT

The device managed to pump oxygenated blood into both organs in a world-first procedure.


Sat, 21 Mar 2020 23:18:34 GMT

The London-based start-up expands its network with a Soyuz launch from Baikonur in Kazakhstan


Sat, 21 Mar 2020 15:01:58 GMT

A billion-year-old continent was larger than previously thought, Canadian geologists find.


Fri, 20 Mar 2020 17:14:14 GMT

Greg Clark, the Commons Science Select Committee chair, praises government use of expert advice.


Thu, 19 Mar 2020 03:12:40 GMT

Some regions show significant drops in air pollutants as the coronavirus hits work and travel.


Mon, 23 Mar 2020 16:00:05 GMT

Fears that electric cars could actually increase carbon emissions are a baseless, a study suggests.


Fri, 20 Mar 2020 08:47:23 GMT

Programmes, such as Sir David Attenborough's, triggered a greater interest in species.


Mon, 16 Mar 2020 00:05:13 GMT

Few scientists think climate change will cause society to collapse any time soon - but some people are getting ready anyway.


Wed, 18 Mar 2020 23:20:28 GMT

The US-German Grace satellites saw Greenland shed 600 billion tonnes of ice by the end of summer last year.


Thu, 16 Jan 2020 08:13:36 GMT

BBC News looks at what we know and don't know about the Earth's changing climate.


Sat, 14 Mar 2020 00:53:00 GMT

From Greta Thunberg to oil firms, people are pushing for more trees to be planted - but why?


Wed, 04 Mar 2020 17:00:05 GMT

Scientists quantify the role played by warming in the country's recent bushfires.


Fri, 28 Feb 2020 00:28:47 GMT

The Swedish teenager started a climate change protest that grew into a global movement of millions.


Fri, 27 Mar 2020 00:35:07 GMT

If coronavirus can be transferred on to surfaces, safe food shopping presents challenges.


Fri, 20 Mar 2020 12:01:30 GMT

The US space agency is suspending production and testing of its Moon rocket and capsule systems.


Tue, 24 Mar 2020 00:47:40 GMT

A drone photo of crabeater seals resting on an ice float is overall winner in a nature photography competition.


Wed, 18 Mar 2020 00:58:45 GMT

How the launch of the Hubble telescope wasn't all plain sailing.


Mon, 16 Mar 2020 00:02:30 GMT

Evidence of past underwater landslides suggests giant waves probably hit the British territory.


Mon, 23 Mar 2020 21:00:45 GMT

The huge challenge the world faces to find an exit strategy to end the lockdowns and return to normal.


Mon, 16 Mar 2020 15:41:21 GMT

Stereotypes and myths about race are not just used by racists. Here's how to debunk five myths.