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Climate change: Emissions edge up despite drop in coal

BBC Science & Environment - Tue, 12/03/2019 - 17:27
Emissions of CO2 have risen in 2019, say researchers, as oil and gas use continues to grow.

Artificial neurons developed to fight disease

BBC Science & Environment - Tue, 12/03/2019 - 11:15
Scientists make artificial nerve cells, paving the way for new ways to repair the human brain.

Greta Thunberg: People underestimate 'angry kids'

BBC Science & Environment - Tue, 12/03/2019 - 09:08
Climate activist Greta Thunberg said that adults should stop making young people "angry" over global warming.

Polar bear spray-painted with 'T-34' baffles Russia wildlife experts

BBC Science & Environment - Tue, 12/03/2019 - 08:22
Footage of a bear inscribed with "T-34" - the name of an iconic Soviet tank - is shared in Russia.

COP25: WWF and Prado Museum use art to show climate change

BBC Science & Environment - Tue, 12/03/2019 - 07:21
WWF and the Prado Museum join forces to raise the alarm during the COP25 summit in Madrid.

US national parks face 'crisis' over invasive animals

BBC Science & Environment - Tue, 12/03/2019 - 06:11
More than half of US national parks are threatened by invasive animals, like pythons and feral pigs.

Climate change: Last decade 'on course' to be warmest

BBC Science & Environment - Tue, 12/03/2019 - 01:30
Provisional data suggests the decade from 2010-2019 is the warmest yet recorded.

India's Chandrayaan-2 probe found on Moon

BBC Science & Environment - Mon, 12/02/2019 - 23:15
Nasa credited an Indian engineer, Shanmuga Subramanian, with helping locate the site of the debris.

'Toxic chemical cocktail' passed to baby porpoises

BBC Science & Environment - Mon, 12/02/2019 - 17:43
Potent chemicals are unwittingly passed down from mother to calf, according to a UK study.

Climate change: The COP25 talks trying to change the world

BBC Science & Environment - Mon, 12/02/2019 - 17:35
As the UN has its annual climate change conference, we look at what it's for and if it ever makes a difference.
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