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February 24th
US scientists develop sensors to allow doctors to follow their patients' progress away from the clinic.
February 23rd
The environment secretary suggests outlawing plastic straws could be easier after Brexit.
February 23rd
Satellite tracking shows fishing's footprint on Earth is now over four times that of agriculture.
February 23rd
Rare chimps, leopards and pangolins have been caught on camera in the forests of Nigeria's largest national park.
February 23rd
Billions of people still have no access to mobile services, but nano-satellites could change this.
February 22nd
Contrary to the traditional view of them as brutes, it turns out that Neanderthals enjoyed making art.
February 22nd
Satellite images obtained by the BBC show that fishing continued for days after a massive oil spill
February 22nd
A single mutation in an immunity gene may explain why bats can carry deadly viruses and not get sick.
February 22nd
The US rocket company puts up two satellites to test technologies for a broadband mega-constellation.
February 22nd
A novel deal with donors including Leonardo DiCaprio turned public debt into conservation funding.
February 21st
Britain's Stone Age population was almost completely replaced some 4,500 years ago, a study shows.
February 21st
Campaigners win a third High Court victory over the UK government's plans to tackle air pollution.
February 21st
Scientists scan Tasmanian tiger specimens to better understand the marsupial's development in the pouch.
February 20th
Belle needed treatment for an injured leg and is Cotswold Wildlife Park's first hand-reared white rhino calf.
February 20th
Since China refused last month to accept any more foreign waste for recycling, the UK is facing a challenge disposing of its plastic waste.
February 19th
Plants appeared on land 100 million years earlier than previously thought, according to new research.
February 19th
Campaigners may want new laws to fight pollution but the remedies already exist, a new report argues.
February 19th
New research shows how vampire bats evolved to survive on a diet of blood alone.
February 17th
An innovative scanning system is making it easier to find the hidden stories behind artworks.
February 16th
More than 100,000 of the animals have been killed since 1999.
February 15th
Tarli, an endangered Asian elephant, has beaten the odds to overcome an Ebola-like virus.
February 15th
The probe provides access deep inside a patient’s lung, which means doctors will be able to diagnose lung conditions much quicker and more accurately.
February 14th
Winning photos from the Underwater Photographer of the Year competition
February 14th
Shark diving is helping tourists improve their perception about the largest predatory fish in the world.
February 12th
Footage shows the iceberg scientists hope will reveal an Antarctic realm hidden for thousands of years.
February 10th
The entrepreneur growing greens in shipping containers.
February 9th
Elon Musk just launched the world's most powerful rocket. It's only a fraction of what he's up to.
February 9th
The Bloodhound supersonic car aims to run in South Africa this October, and there is a lot to prepare.
February 8th
Wind and solar energy are expected to account for more than half of Tamil Nadu's power by 2027.
February 8th
Better recycling and compostable materials could be an answer to our plastic pollution problem.
February 2nd
Latest technology reveals a network of more than 60,000 structures under Guatemala's jungle.
February 1st
Controlling machines using thought can be used in medicine, gaming, transport and many other sectors.
January 31st
While the US suffers an overdose epidemic, most of the world misses out on painkillers.
January 29th
As more media outlets use automated algorithms to write news stories, are journalists doomed?