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'Step change' needed to create more woodland

March 21, 2017 - 3:19am
Too little new woodland is being created in England, say MPs, amid warnings of a "tree planting crisis".
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'Extreme and unusual' climate trends continue after record 2016

March 21, 2017 - 3:19am
The world continues to experience extreme climate trends after a record breaking 2016, says WMO.
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Spider venom may offer stroke therapy

March 21, 2017 - 3:12am
Protein extracted from funnel webs may help minimise the effects of brain damage after a stroke.
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Fake data threat

March 20, 2017 - 6:11pm
Not all cyber-attacks are about theft, some seek to undermine the trust placed in data and documents.
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LHC: Five new particles hold clues to sub-atomic glue

March 20, 2017 - 1:14pm
Researchers discover five new sub-atomic particles that could help to explain how atoms are held together.
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Virtual reality could spot concussion in footballers

March 20, 2017 - 7:09am
New technology which could be used by club doctors is being trialled, a BBC investigation finds.
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Sperm swimming technique 'all down to simple maths'

March 19, 2017 - 8:16pm
Knowing why some sperm succeed and others fail could help treat male infertility, researchers say.
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Secret of a sperm's success

March 19, 2017 - 6:46pm
How a sperm manages to reach the fallopian tubes is clear at last, scientists say.
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SpaceX Dragon capsule returns to Earth

March 19, 2017 - 11:45am
The SpaceX Dragon capsule returns to Earth after its mission to the International Space Station.
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Hi-tech tribe

March 18, 2017 - 6:35pm
How a remote community in Guyana is using cutting-edge software and equipment against deforestation.
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Buzz Aldrin launches VR plan to get humans to Mars

March 18, 2017 - 1:06am
The second man to set foot on the Moon, launches a virtual reality movie detailing his plan to get humans to Mars.
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Baby pygmy hippo in debut splash

March 17, 2017 - 7:25am
Taronga Zoo's baby pygmy hippopotamus - the first born in seven years - has made its first public appearance.
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Can dolphins reveal why whales strand?

March 17, 2017 - 5:33am
Researchers in the US are working with dolphins in an effort to work out why closely related whale species in the wild strand themselves on land.
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Etna escape: 'Pelted with hot debris'

March 17, 2017 - 4:26am
Science correspondent Rebecca Morelle describes her violent encounter with Europe's most active volcano.
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Device promises injections without needles

March 17, 2017 - 3:10am
A computerised system for injecting medicine without using needles has won an innovation award at the South by SouthWest Interactive technology conference in Austin, Texas.
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'Narcissistic' bird wins internet fans in Australia

March 17, 2017 - 1:55am
A bird that watched its own reflection for hours becomes the subject of internet fun.
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Black tide

March 16, 2017 - 7:32pm
Fifty years ago, the supertanker the SS Torrey Canyon hit rocks off the coast of Cornwall, spilling more than 100,000 tonnes of crude oil. But it was the clear-up operation that led to the real environmental disaster.
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Scientists play 'geological genealogy'

March 16, 2017 - 5:33pm
Researchers trace the parental history of Canadian rocks to a time just after Earth's formation.
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Mount Etna: BBC crew caught up in volcano blast

March 16, 2017 - 11:13am
Volcano watchers suffer cuts, bruises and burns as an explosion pelts them with hot rocks and steam.
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North Face widow Tompkins donates land for Chile parks

March 16, 2017 - 10:09am
Chile signs a historic deal with Kristine McDivitt Tompkins to create a "network of national parks”.
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