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Sainsbury's pledges £1bn to cut emissions to zero by 2040

BBC Science & Environment - Tue, 01/28/2020 - 02:11
The retailer says it can hit "net zero" by 2040 with action on food waste, packaging and water use.

Antarctica melting: Journey to the 'doomsday glacier'

BBC Science & Environment - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 22:00
Thwaites Glacier, also known as the "doomsday glacier", is reported to be melting quicker than previously thought - scientists are now trying to find out why.

Are your houseplants bad for the environment?

BBC Science & Environment - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 17:50
Gardeners, botanists and environmental campaigners share ways to keep your horticultural hobby sustainable

'It's astounding to find out she died violently'

BBC Science & Environment - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 10:53
A team of experts appear to have solved a mystery that has confounded academics - and the public - for decades.

Climate change: UK has 'one shot' at success at Glasgow COP26

BBC Science & Environment - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 10:32
If the Glasgow meeting fails, it will raise tough questions about the UN climate talks process, says the woman in charge.

Northamptonshire oak: 5,000-strong petition could save tree

BBC Science & Environment - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 05:06
Highways England say it will carry out extensive investigations to try save "Three Oaks".

Global Talent visa: New system to keep UK 'open to talented scientists'

BBC Science & Environment - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 04:28
Boris Johnson hails the UK as "open to the most talented minds" with quicker route in for scientists.
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