Biodiversity: The best plants for attracting insects to gardens

BBC Science and Environment - 4 hours 23 min ago
With insect populations in decline, a study shows how gardens can support beetles, spiders and the like.
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How to have a more sustainable Christmas

BBC Science and Environment - December 6, 2019 - 10:38pm
From renting your tree, to sponsoring a turkey, a growing number of people are having a greener Christmas.
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Bloodhound diary: Getting the job done at over 600mph

BBC Science and Environment - December 6, 2019 - 9:25pm
Land speed record holder Andy Green describes his final high-speed test run in the Bloodhound car.
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Greta at United Nations climate talks one year apart

BBC Science and Environment - December 6, 2019 - 7:09pm
Life has changed a lot for the environmental activist in the space of a year.
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Sydney Zoo: Does the world still need big zoos?

BBC Science and Environment - December 6, 2019 - 7:50am
As Sydney gets a brand new zoo, animal experts question what we really learn from visiting captive animals.
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COP25 climate change conference: What are you giving up for environment?

BBC Science and Environment - December 6, 2019 - 12:00am
As the annual COP25 climate change summit continues in Madrid, we asked delegates from all over the world how they were adapting their lives for the sake of the environment.
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US meteorite adds to origins mystery

BBC Science and Environment - December 5, 2019 - 7:37pm
Scientists are getting closer to tracing the sources of meteorites that fall to Earth.
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Hungry North Pole explorers Horn and Ousland near end of epic trek

BBC Science and Environment - December 5, 2019 - 3:41pm
The Norwegian-South African duo are tired and hungry after trekking hundreds of miles.
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Genetics can play key role in saving trees

BBC Science and Environment - December 5, 2019 - 2:08pm
Tree conservation strategies based on genetic data are best suited for landscapes affected by a rapidly changing climate, a study suggests.
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Plastic pollution has killed half a million hermit crabs, study says

BBC Science and Environment - December 5, 2019 - 12:06pm
As plastic piles up on beaches, hermit crabs are getting trapped in plastic containers and killed.
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Mars rover hopes to grab a piece of history

BBC Science and Environment - December 5, 2019 - 12:50am
British engineers test technologies that will be needed to bring samples of Martian rock to Earth.
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Distant star's vision of our Sun's future 'death'

BBC Science and Environment - December 4, 2019 - 7:25pm
A newly discovered planet offers insights into the Sun's demise in 5-6 billion years.
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Russian president warns over expansion of US space force

BBC Science and Environment - December 4, 2019 - 5:56pm
The Russian leader says the US "militarisation" of space means Moscow has to respond.
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Climate change is causing birds to shrink, study says

BBC Science and Environment - December 4, 2019 - 5:42pm
In the 'largest study of its kind' researchers studied 70,000 bird specimens over a 40-year period.
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Greta Thunberg's Atlantic crossing: 'Why I wanted to help'

BBC Science and Environment - December 4, 2019 - 12:31pm
Nikki Henderson, who helped Greta Thunberg get to Madrid, reveals what happened on their 19 day journey.
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How drones can help with counting seals

BBC Science and Environment - December 4, 2019 - 7:27am
Rangers on the Farne Islands in Northumberland use drones to keep track of the growing grey seal population.
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'Forgotten' elm tree set to make a comeback

BBC Science and Environment - December 4, 2019 - 12:39am
The elm can be restored to its former glory despite Dutch elm disease, say experts.
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Climate change: Emissions edge up despite drop in coal

BBC Science and Environment - December 4, 2019 - 12:27am
Emissions of CO2 have risen in 2019, say researchers, as oil and gas use continues to grow.
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Artificial neurons developed to fight disease

BBC Science and Environment - December 3, 2019 - 6:15pm
Scientists make artificial nerve cells, paving the way for new ways to repair the human brain.
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Greta Thunberg: People underestimate 'angry kids'

BBC Science and Environment - December 3, 2019 - 4:08pm
Climate activist Greta Thunberg said that adults should stop making young people "angry" over global warming.
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