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The latest stories from the Science & Environment section of the BBC News web site.
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The nuclear industry: a small revolution

March 23, 2016 - 3:46de la mañana
Does the future lie in smaller reactors?
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VIDEO: 'Small nuclear' explained using rice

March 23, 2016 - 3:43de la mañana
The BBC's Roger Harrabin explains how small nuclear reactors might work - using bags of rice.
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New detail in Ceres' bright spots

March 23, 2016 - 3:14de la mañana
The US space agency's Dawn satellite continues to return remarkable images from the dwarf planet Ceres, in particular from its collection of bright spots in Occator Crater.
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Frog foam could deliver drug therapy

March 22, 2016 - 7:24de la tarde
Foam made by miniature frogs to protect their eggs could offer a clever way to deliver healing drugs to burns patients, scientists believe.
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Ash tree set for extinction in Europe

March 22, 2016 - 7:23de la tarde
The ash tree is likely to be wiped out in Europe, according to the largest-ever survey of the species.
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Paint drying test boost to nanotech

March 22, 2016 - 10:30de la mañana
Scientists have been watching paint dry in experiments they say could improve the performance of everyday items, from sun screen to mobile phones.
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VIDEO: On board giant floating solar farm

March 22, 2016 - 1:52de la mañana
With 23,000 panels covering an area the size of eight football pitches, Europe's biggest floating solar farm has begun generating power for the very first time.
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Ancient scrolls give up their secrets

March 21, 2016 - 7:20de la tarde
Metallic ink was used to write the Herculaneum scrolls, say scientists.
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Rate of carbon emissions put in context

March 21, 2016 - 12:49de la tarde
Humans are now putting carbon into the atmosphere at a rate unprecedented since at least the age of the dinosaurs, scientists say.
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Go wild to protect food security

March 21, 2016 - 11:03de la mañana
More needs to be done to ensure the genetic diversity of wild relatives of key food crops are conserved to ensure future food security, a study warns.
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VIDEO: Cheetah cubs born in rare c-section

March 21, 2016 - 10:48de la mañana
Five cheetah cubs are in critical care after being born in rare caesarean section procedure
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Earliest evidence of humans in Ireland

March 21, 2016 - 8:30de la mañana
A bear bone found in a cave may push back dates for the earliest human settlement of Ireland by 2,500 years.
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'Boaty McBoatface' name may be overruled

March 21, 2016 - 5:32de la mañana
Lord West, former First Sea Lord, says he hopes experts will not choose to call a new polar research ship Boaty McBoatface, after the name tops a public poll.
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Tasmania forest logging bid dropped

March 20, 2016 - 3:57de la mañana
The Australian and Tasmanian authorities abandon their campaign to allow logging in the Tasmanian Wilderness, a World Heritage site.
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Giant web probes spider sensation

March 18, 2016 - 6:26de la tarde
In an Oregon laboratory, a two-metre spider web made of aluminium and rope is beginning to unlock how orb weavers pinpoint struggling prey.
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VIDEO: Bald eagle hatches in Washington DC

March 18, 2016 - 1:43de la tarde
A camera has captured the hatching of bald eagles in Washington DC.
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VIDEO: Ben Nevis: How high now?

March 18, 2016 - 11:37de la mañana
High-tech GPS equipment means it is not just the height of Ben Nevis that is being reassessed.
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Hedge-eating caterpillar tops pest list

March 18, 2016 - 5:02de la mañana
A very hungry caterpillar that devours box plants - a staple of formal English gardens - is named "top pest" of 2015 by the UK's Royal Horticultural Society.
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VIDEO: Visiting one of Africa's biggest solar farms

March 18, 2016 - 3:16de la mañana
How one of Africa's biggest solar farms could help South Africa solve its energy crisis.
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Sperm bunch up when fluid is gloopy

March 17, 2016 - 7:57de la tarde
Physicists studying the motion of sperm discover that the little swimmers flock together in tight groups if the surrounding fluid is "viscoelastic".
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