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Coronavirus: Astronaut Helen Sharman shares isolation coping strategies

April 17, 2020 - 12:11am
The UK's first person in space has past experience of restricted movement and time away from family.
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Coronavirus: Is there any evidence for lab release theory?

April 16, 2020 - 10:10pm
BBC News examines allegations that the coronavirus was accidentally released from a lab.
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Climate change: US megadrought 'already underway'

April 16, 2020 - 7:21pm
A drought as bad as any in recorded history may be underway in the US.
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Coronavirus: Space crew to return to very different Earth

April 16, 2020 - 1:59pm
No strangers to isolation, the trio left for the space station months before Covid-19 emerged.
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Europe's Cheops telescope begins study of far-off worlds

April 16, 2020 - 10:38am
Europe's newest space telescope starts its study and characterisation of distant planets.
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Biggest cosmic mystery 'step closer' to solution

April 16, 2020 - 6:50am
New experimental findings could help us solve one of the biggest mysteries about the Universe.
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Coronavirus: Fears of spike in poaching as pandemic poverty strikes

April 16, 2020 - 1:47am
Conservation groups say poaching is on the rise as tourism income dries up at wildlife reserves.
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Climate change: Blue skies pushed Greenland 'into the red'

April 15, 2020 - 2:30pm
Cloud-free skies played a key role in one of the worst years for Greenland's ice sheet.
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UK Biobank: DNA to unlock coronavirus secrets

April 14, 2020 - 5:11pm
A vast store of DNA is being used to study why the severity of symptoms for coronavirus is so varied.
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Coronavirus: The wildlife species enjoying lockdown

April 14, 2020 - 11:33am
As the UK enters it fourth week of lockdown, conservationists say they've seen some hidden benefits.
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Chernobyl: Ukraine officials call for calm as fire rages

April 14, 2020 - 7:44am
Firefighters are battling against a blaze raging near the abandoned Chernobyl nuclear plant.
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