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Anak Krakatau: Giant blocks of rock litter ocean floor

December 15, 2019 - 11:43pm
Landslide debris from the collapsed Anak Krakatau volcano is imaged on the seabed for the first time.
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Climate change: Longest talks end with compromise deal

December 15, 2019 - 1:47pm
Exhausted delegates reach agreement on the key question of ambition with tricky issues postponed.
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Greta Thunberg apologises for 'put leaders against the wall' comment

December 15, 2019 - 8:29am
The teenage climate activist says the phrase has a different meaning in her first language, Swedish.
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How Africa will be affected by climate change

December 15, 2019 - 12:06am
The African continent is more vulnerable than any other region to the world's changing weather patterns.
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UN climate talks hit rough waters

December 14, 2019 - 2:27pm
UN climate talks in Madrid appear to be in trouble as they head deep into extra time.
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Bloodhound car has 800mph target in its sights for 2021

December 13, 2019 - 5:19pm
Test data indicates a land speed record should be achievable, says the project's chief engineer.
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Octopus and eagle square off at Canadian fish farm

December 13, 2019 - 4:47pm
The duelling animals were found floating in the waters off Quatsino, British Columbia.
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Humans 'sole culprits' in US parrot extinction

December 13, 2019 - 12:01am
A study of North America's only native parrot confirms its disappearance was down to humans alone.
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Climate change: Stalemate at UN talks as splits re-appear

December 12, 2019 - 11:58pm
Talks in Madrid enter their final day with serious divisions between large emitting countries and small island states
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The place where dead eagles are given a new life

December 12, 2019 - 9:35pm
Colorado's National Eagle Repository is the only one of its kind in the world.
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DNA may hold clues to extinct animal lifespan

December 12, 2019 - 5:33pm
Scientists calculate the lifespans of long-lost species, including ancient human relatives.
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Denman Glacier: Deepest point on land found in Antarctica

December 12, 2019 - 4:18pm
Denman Glacier reaches down to more than 3,500m below sea level. Only ocean trenches go deeper.
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Minecraft diamond challenge leaves AI creators stumped

December 12, 2019 - 2:24pm
Humans usually take minutes to learn how to find diamonds in the game, but AI agents struggled.
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Hendrix in the clear over parakeet release

December 12, 2019 - 2:02pm
Researchers say the rock star did not introduce the non-native species in Carnaby Street in the 60s.
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Sulawesi art: Animal painting found in cave is 44,000 years old

December 12, 2019 - 6:20am
Experts say the art, found in an Indonesian cave, could be the world's oldest recorded story.
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Climate change: Anger as protesters barred from UN talks

December 12, 2019 - 12:57am
Around 200 environmental campaigners are barred from climate talks after Greta Thunberg speaks.
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Warwickshire man uses pension to save 62,000 animals

December 12, 2019 - 12:30am
Geoff Grewcock set up the Nuneaton and Warwickshire Wildlife Sanctuary in his garden 18 years ago.
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A 'game changer' for cardboard box waste?

December 12, 2019 - 12:02am
A factory in France is trialling a more efficient way of packaging orders, Emma Simpson reports.
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Naturalist and presenter David Bellamy dies at 86

December 11, 2019 - 8:17pm
Tributes are paid to the "larger-than-life" TV broadcaster, scientist and conservationist.
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Climate change: Methane pulse detected from South Sudan wetlands

December 11, 2019 - 11:46am
Emissions from the region made a major contribution to global greenhouse gas levels in 2010-2016.
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