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Has the LHC discovered a new particle?

July 5, 2016 - 11:59am
After its much heralded re-start last year, has the Large Hadron Collider found a new particle?
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Japanese knotweed web advice 'confusing'

July 5, 2016 - 3:48am
Gardeners searching the web for advice on the best way to tackle Japanese knotweed are likely to find confusing and contradictory advice, a study says.
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Warming unlikely to limit chances of UK soggy summers

July 5, 2016 - 3:03am
Random shifts in the paths of Atlantic storms during the summer are more responsible for changes in temperatures than greenhouse gases, according to a new study.
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Juno probe enters into orbit around Jupiter

July 5, 2016 - 2:32am
The US space agency's Juno probe puts itself in orbit around Jupiter after a five-year-journey.
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Nasa: 'Juno welcome to Jupiter'

July 4, 2016 - 10:11pm
The US space agency has successfully put a new probe in orbit around Jupiter.
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Renewable energy: UK expected to miss 2020 targets

July 4, 2016 - 7:19pm
The UK is almost certain to miss its EU 2020 targets for renewable energy, the National Grid says.
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Otterly famous

July 4, 2016 - 5:57pm
Meet the furry stars of Singapore who live in Marina Bay, the heart of Singapore's central business district.
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Dolly's legacy

July 4, 2016 - 4:38pm
What has been the human and scientific impact of cloning since Dolly the sheep's birth in 1996?
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Juno mission: Jupiter probe on course for orbit manoeuvre

July 4, 2016 - 11:39am
The US space agency says its Juno probe is in good shape as it prepares to orbit Jupiter and begin a survey of what lies beneath the giant planet's obscuring clouds.
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Looking forward to Jupiter mission

July 4, 2016 - 5:44am
Dr Chris Lintott explains why he's looking forward to Juno's arrival at Jupiter.
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Bloodhound supersonic car project back on track

July 4, 2016 - 2:26am
The Bloodhound supersonic car project is back on track thanks to new sponsorship, and now aims to break the land speed record in October 2017.
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China fits final piece on world's largest radio telescope

July 4, 2016 - 2:16am
China has fitted the final piece on what is set to be the world's largest radio telescope, the size of 30 football fields and worth $180m (£135m).
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'Grown' drones and hypersonic speeds

July 2, 2016 - 10:36pm
The BBC's defence correspondent Jonathan Beale finds out more about the development of new military technology, including whether a drone can be chemically "grown".
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The lion herding sheep in Russia's Dagestan

July 2, 2016 - 1:20pm
This lion's role on a farm in northern Russia will surprise you.
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Juno mission: British rocket engine ready for Jupiter task

July 2, 2016 - 10:41am
When the US space agency’s latest probe to Jupiter tries to enter into orbit around the planet on Tuesday, it will be relying on a British rocket engine.
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State of play

July 2, 2016 - 3:36am
UK science is one of the biggest winners from Britain's membership of the EU. Now it stands to lose the most from Brexit.
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Orangutans return home after Indonesia forest fires

July 1, 2016 - 4:28am
Three orangutans rescued from forest fires in Indonesia are returned to the wild by International Animal Rescue workers.
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Late scientist Tom Kibble wins award for particle work

June 30, 2016 - 6:06pm
Prof Sir Tom Kibble is posthumously awarded the highest UK honour for physics.
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Predicting the internet

June 30, 2016 - 5:45pm
Futurologist Alvin Toffler predicted everything from the rise of the Internet to the decline of the nuclear family, but he wasn't always right
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'Healing' detected in Antarctic ozone hole

June 30, 2016 - 2:23pm
Researchers say they have found the first clear evidence that the thinning in the ozone layer above Antarctica is starting to heal.
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