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Big Chinese rocket segment set to fall to Earth

14 hours 53 min ago
Tracking radars are following closely the gradual fall to Earth of a large Chinese rocket vehicle.
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Report: China emissions exceed all developed nations combined

17 hours 31 min ago
The country is responsible for 27% of global greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new report.
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Chinese rocket debris expected to crash onto Earth this weekend

17 hours 43 min ago
The rocket carried parts of a new space station and now no one knows where and when it will fall.
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Rare fish set for return to River Severn breeding grounds

23 hours 6 min ago
One of the UK's rarest fish is set to benefit from a conservation project to unlock the River Severn.
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Road and rail building plans under review after Covid

May 6, 2021 - 8:58pm
Post-pandemic shifts in travel habits could undermine the logic behind many infrastructure projects.
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Cutting methane gas 'crucial for climate fight'

May 6, 2021 - 4:30pm
Reducing methane emissions needs to play a much more important role in tackling global warming.
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India Covid: Is the second wave slowing down?

May 6, 2021 - 1:13pm
There are signs infections have slowed in some regions - but is India past the worst?
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Income inequality 'drives global wildlife trade'

May 5, 2021 - 7:04pm
Some 420 million wild animals have been traded in 226 nations over two decades, new data suggests.
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Ancient child grave was Africa's earliest funeral

May 5, 2021 - 4:03pm
A young child buried in a cave 78,000 years ago is the earliest known funeral in Africa.
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Pétrus wine aged in space up for sale at Christie's

May 5, 2021 - 11:48am
Christie's predicts the bottle of Pétrus 2000 that orbited the earth could sell for $1m (£720,000).
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Mary Rose crew was ethnically diverse, study finds

May 5, 2021 - 6:44am
A study suggests members may have come from southern European coasts, Iberia, and North Africa.
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Indonesia coral reef partially restored in extensive project

May 5, 2021 - 5:01am
Around 40,000 sq m of coral reef has been restored in Indonesia with plans to extend the scheme further.
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UK supermarkets warn Brazil over Amazon land bill

May 5, 2021 - 4:25am
Almost 40 UK companies say proposed laws could accelerate deforestation in the Amazon region.
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Norwich peregrine falcons caught in battle with red kite

May 4, 2021 - 4:19pm
The peregrines distract and dive-bomb the kite to protect their chicks in their cathedral nest.
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Climate change: Promises will mean rise of 2.4C - study

May 4, 2021 - 4:08pm
Recent climate change pledges bring the world a fraction closer to Paris goals, analysis suggests.
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Food giants respond to worries over packaging

May 4, 2021 - 12:03am
The phasing out of single-use plastics gathers pace with big companies adopting alternatives.
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How rising sea levels are threatening my home

May 3, 2021 - 4:25pm
Hereiti, 17, lives on Rarotonga, the largest of the Cook Islands in the South Pacific Ocean.
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Carbon: How calls for climate justice are shaking the world

May 3, 2021 - 12:45am
Young activists are breathing new life into the long-running debate over how to cut carbon fairly.
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Nasa astronauts splash-land on Earth in SpaceX capsule after ISS mission

May 2, 2021 - 9:21am
This was the first night-time landing for Nasa astronauts since Apollo 8's return 53 years ago.
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Then and now: When silence descended over Victoria Falls

May 2, 2021 - 12:10am
Victoria Falls is one of the natural wonders of the world, yet in 2019, it fell silent.
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