Go to content Go to navigation Go to search
Una exposición que viaja sobre los sonidos y las canciones de la vida

BBC

Distribuir contenido BBC News - Science & Environment
The latest stories from the Science & Environment section of the BBC News web site.
Actualizado: hace 46 mins 2 segs

VIDEO: MPs to vote on three-person babies

February 3, 2015 - 7:30de la mañana
MPs will hold a crucial vote on Tuesday to decide whether to allow the creation of babies using DNA from three people.
Categorías: Wild Music News

Drug-delivery engineer wins £1m prize

February 3, 2015 - 5:59de la mañana
A pioneer of medical technologies that have benefited millions of people is the latest winner of the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering.
Categorías: Wild Music News

Obama seeks to raise Nasa funding

February 3, 2015 - 5:52de la mañana
US President Obama seeks to raise funding for Nasa in the Fiscal Year 2016 to $18.5bn (£12.3bn).
Categorías: Wild Music News

Birds take it in turns to lead

February 3, 2015 - 4:01de la mañana
Like cyclists in a peloton, birds solve their flocking dilemma by taking it in turns, research reveals.
Categorías: Wild Music News

'Innocent' on police photos database

February 3, 2015 - 3:46de la mañana
Police forces have uploaded up to 18 million "mugshots" to a facial recognition database, many of them of innocent people, Newsnight learns.
Categorías: Wild Music News

Babies created from three people

February 2, 2015 - 8:11de la tarde
The science and ethics behind the controversial technique
Categorías: Wild Music News

Ex-science chief: GM tech 'is safe'

February 2, 2015 - 1:17de la tarde
The technology behind GM crops is safe, according to scientific consensus, says the outgoing science adviser to the European Commission.
Categorías: Wild Music News

Ebola: Call for more sharing of science

February 2, 2015 - 8:53de la mañana
Why isn't more data on Ebola being made public?
Categorías: Wild Music News

Inmarsat launches next-gen satellite

February 2, 2015 - 8:46de la mañana
The UK satellite telecommunications company Inmarsat launches the second of its I5 series of spacecraft - part of its next-generation Global Xpress constellation.
Categorías: Wild Music News

VIDEO: Secrets of ancient scrolls unlocked

February 2, 2015 - 12:39de la mañana
Scientists in France have a found a way to look inside fragile charred scrolls from the ancient Roman library in Herculaneum.
Categorías: Wild Music News

VIDEO: Nasa launch to study soil moisture

January 31, 2015 - 12:29de la tarde
Nasa has launched an Earth-observing satellite, which will measure the amount of moisture in soil.
Categorías: Wild Music News

VIDEO: Starlings 'ballet' thrills city

January 31, 2015 - 3:41de la mañana
People in Norwich have been turning their heads skywards at thousands of starlings performing a "mesmerising murmuration" en route to a new city roost.
Categorías: Wild Music News

Study fells cosmic inflation claim

January 30, 2015 - 2:54de la tarde
Scientists who claimed to have found direct evidence for a cosmic super-expansion at the Big Bang made no such discovery, a soon-to-be published study will say.
Categorías: Wild Music News

Controllers banking on Philae wake-up

January 30, 2015 - 8:28de la mañana
The European Space Agency says it will conduct no more dedicated searches for its lost comet lander, and will now wait for the probe itself to call home.
Categorías: Wild Music News

'Cold plasma' kills off norovirus

January 30, 2015 - 8:03de la mañana
Norovirus, the most common cause of gastroenteritis in the world, can be killed with "cold plasma", scientists report.
Categorías: Wild Music News

Will the falling oil price undermine green energy?

January 30, 2015 - 6:25de la mañana
What do falling oil prices mean for green energy?
Categorías: Wild Music News

Scars reveal ageing whales' secrets

January 29, 2015 - 8:28de la tarde
Scientists studying one of the most mysterious whale species find they form long-term alliances, sometimes lasting many years.
Categorías: Wild Music News

VIDEO: Giant beaked whales show their scars

January 29, 2015 - 6:20de la tarde
The Baird's beaked whale - one of the most mysterious marine mammals - forms long-term alliances that last many years, footage reveals.
Categorías: Wild Music News

Chicks place low numbers on the left

January 29, 2015 - 1:03de la tarde
Scientists in Italy find that baby chickens associate low and high numbers with left and right, respectively - suggesting they may count using a "mental number line" like humans do.
Categorías: Wild Music News

Diplodocus v blue whale: Who'd win?

January 29, 2015 - 10:15de la mañana
Who'd win fantasy fight between diplodocus and blue whale?
Categorías: Wild Music News