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Is 'super coral' the key to saving the world's reefs?

December 27, 2019 - 12:14am
Scientists in the Seychelles have started the world's first large scale coral reef restoration project.
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The 'ring of fire' eclipse witnessed across Asia

December 26, 2019 - 10:29am
Crowds have gathered to watch the 'once in a lifetime' eclipse in a number of countries.
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The big science and environment stories of 2019

December 26, 2019 - 12:31am
We look back at some of the major stories of the year in science and the environment.
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Communities in Calderdale 'traumatised' by 2015 floods

December 25, 2019 - 12:43am
Hundreds of people affected by severe flooding four years ago have sought mental health support.
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Why I spend my weekends ringing birds

December 25, 2019 - 12:42am
More than a million birds are trapped every year in the British Isles by volunteers.
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New engine tech that could get us to Mars faster

December 25, 2019 - 12:33am
Nasa wants to send humans to Mars one day, but do we have the engines to get us there?
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Measuring the cost of an invasive tree killer

December 24, 2019 - 12:46am
A study attempts to assess the devastation caused by the invasive emerald ash borer in US forests.
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Inventing sign language for space

December 23, 2019 - 12:54pm
British sign language is receiving an astronomical update thanks to a unique collaboration between a space scientist and a group of deaf astronomers.
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Lewis stone circle has star-shaped lightning strike

December 23, 2019 - 11:11am
The discovery was made by scientists at a 4,000-year-old archaeological site in the Hebrides.
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World 'faces 80% calorie increase by end of century'

December 23, 2019 - 8:36am
The amount of food needed to feed the world's population by the end of the century could increase by almost 80%, a study suggests.
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Starliner spacecraft returns early after failed mission

December 22, 2019 - 5:34pm
Boeing's Starliner spacecraft returned early after a timing error meant it failed to dock with the ISS.
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'The closest thing on Earth to interplanetary travel'

December 22, 2019 - 12:41am
Justin Rowlatt lands in a dazzling white and blue world to join scientists checking up on Antarctic ice.
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The teenage activists taking after Greta Thunberg

December 22, 2019 - 12:19am
These three teenagers are passionate about issues they see around them, and are training to be activists at The Advocacy Academy in London.
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Netherlands climate change: Court orders bigger cuts in emissions

December 20, 2019 - 12:34pm
The top court upholds a ruling requiring 1990 levels to be cut by at least 25% by the end of 2020.
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Boeing launches Starliner capsule to ISS for Nasa

December 20, 2019 - 12:07pm
The test flight has a dummy on board but, if successful, astronauts are due to start using the craft from 2020.
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Miss America 2020: Biochemist wins crown after on-stage experiment

December 20, 2019 - 5:41am
Camille Schrier, who wowed judges with a science experiment, said she aims to "break stereotypes".
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Boeing prepares to launch astronaut capsule for Nasa

December 20, 2019 - 3:02am
If the Starliner vehicle's demonstration flight goes well, crew could start using it next year.
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World's oldest fossil trees uncovered in New York

December 19, 2019 - 5:33pm
Fossil trees, dating back 386 million years, have been found at an abandoned quarry in New York.
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Robert Downey Jr launches YouTube doc featuring AI baby

December 19, 2019 - 3:40pm
The original series sets out to explain and demystify artificial intelligence technology.
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Climate change: Met Office says warming trend will continue in 2020

December 19, 2019 - 12:34am
Next year is expected to be another warm year, extending the series of the hottest on record.
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