'Boaty McBoatface' loaded for Friday departure

'Boaty McBoatface' loaded for Friday departure..

Cole Becker 16-Mar, 16:00 18 BBC

"Boaty McBoatface" has just been loaded aboard the UK's polar ship, the RRS James Clark Ross. The yellow submarine is currently in Punta...


Climate change: Biofuels 'could limit jet contrails'

Climate change: Biofuels 'could limit jet contrails'..

Gavin Perry 16-Mar, 16:00 18 BBC

Some close-quarter flying has provided new insights into aircraft pollution. US space agency-led scientists flew small, instrumented,...


The captivating images that celebrate science

The captivating images that celebrate science..

Gavin Perry 16-Mar, 07:00 20 BBC

This magnified image of a baby Hawaiian bobtail squid - which has a light organ on its backside that houses a colony of glowing bacteria -...


Hans Rosling, population expert: Five last thoughts

Hans Rosling, population expert: Five last thoughts..

Antonio Roberts 16-Mar, 07:00 51 BBC

Hans Rosling, the Swedish professor who made global health statistics compelling viewing, died from cancer in February. Co-founder of...


Low carbon drive 'cuts household bills'

Low carbon drive 'cuts household bills'..

Gavin Perry 16-Mar, 03:14 17 BBC

Britain's low carbon energy revolution is actually saving money for households, a report says. Households make a net saving of ?11 a...


No let-up in Cyprus bird poaching

No let-up in Cyprus bird poaching..

Ella Flores 16-Mar, 02:50 51 BBC

British authorities in Cyprus have been criticised for failing to effectively tackle the poaching of songbirds on a military base. Some...


Groundbreaking process for creating ultra-selective separation membranes

Groundbreaking process for creating ultra-selective separation..

Andrew Martin 15-Mar, 23:10 19 ScienceDaily

A team of researchers, led by the University of Minnesota, has developed a groundbreaking one-step, crystal growth process for making...


Distant galaxies lack dark matter, study suggests

Distant galaxies lack dark matter, study suggests..

Kevin Allen 15-Mar, 19:50 58 ScienceNews

Very distant galaxies have surprisingly little dark matter, the invisible stuff thought to make up the bulk of matter in the universe, new...


Burning wood for energy ignites fierce academic row

Burning wood for energy ignites fierce academic row..

15-Mar, 18:36 20 BBC

Scientists on both sides of the Atlantic have become embroiled in a war of words over energy from trees. A recent Chatham House report...


Flower-friendly habitat for bumblebees 'raises survival'

Flower-friendly habitat for bumblebees 'raises survival'..

Cole Becker 15-Mar, 18:36 23 BBC

At this time of year, bumblebee queens are a familiar sight foraging on spring flowers. After spending the winter hibernating, they need...


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