Rise in atmospheric CO2 slowed by green vegetation

Rise in atmospheric CO2 slowed by green vegetation..

William Jacobson 08-Nov, 12:38 130 BBC

The growth in the amount of CO2 in the Earth's atmosphere has been slowed by the increased ability of plants to soak up the gas. A new...


Fast and flat

Fast and flat..

Maria Stewart 08-Nov, 11:26 33 BBC

When I first saw the surface of Hakskeen Pan, in the Northern Cape of South Africa, over seven years ago, two things were immediately...


WMO: Five hottest years on record have occurred since 2011

WMO: Five hottest years on record have occurred since 2011..

Tyler Holmes 08-Nov, 11:14 22 BBC

New data released by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) shows that the five years from 2011 to 2015 were the warmest on record. ...


CO2-loving plants can counter human emissions

CO2-loving plants can counter human emissions..

Lily Evans 08-Nov, 11:06 30 ScienceNews

Plants temporarily halted the acceleration of rising carbon dioxide concentrations in the atmosphere, new research suggests. From 2002...


Cosmic clue to UK coastal erosion

Cosmic clue to UK coastal erosion..

Olivia Rogers 07-Nov, 16:10 24 BBC

Recent centuries have seen a big jump in the rates of erosion in the iconic chalk cliffs on England's south coast. A new study finds that...


Supersolids produced in exotic state of quantum matter

Supersolids produced in exotic state of quantum matter..

Gavin Perry 07-Nov, 12:28 45 ScienceNews

A mind-bogglingly strange state of matter may have finally made its appearance. Two teams of scientists report the creation of supersolids,...


Southern Hemisphere recovered faster from dino strike

Southern Hemisphere recovered faster from dino strike..

Lily Evans 07-Nov, 11:52 73 BBC

Life in the southern hemisphere appears to have recovered more quickly than expected from the asteroid strike that wiped out the dinosaurs....


Key meeting to weigh Mars crash report

Key meeting to weigh Mars crash report..

Andrew Martin 07-Nov, 08:52 77 BBC

Engineers are close to identifying the cause of the crash that destroyed the Schiaparelli lander on Mars last month. The European Space...


X-ray mystery shrouds Pluto

X-ray mystery shrouds Pluto..

Olivia Rogers 07-Nov, 06:06 49 ScienceNews

X-rays appear to be trickling away from Pluto, even though the dwarf planet has no obvious way of making the high-energy photons, a new...


'Trump threat' to dominate UN climate negotiations

'Trump threat' to dominate UN climate negotiations..

Emily Kelly 06-Nov, 19:28 66 BBC

Concerns over a Trump presidency are set to dominate the early days of global climate talks in Morocco. Some 20,000 participants will meet...


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