Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:08:12 GMTThe UN’s new climate chief says she is confident, despite concerns about President Trump's policies.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:52:36 GMTThe simple up-and-down motion of hand pumps could help scientists secure a key water source for 200 million people in Africa.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:28:07 GMTThe government is to enshrine into law the idea that there should be no political interference in research funding.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:47:43 GMTA new report says that using wood pellets to generate low-carbon electricity is a highly flawed policy.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 18:00:12 GMTAstronomers have discovered seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a single star - a record number.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:15:14 GMTA third runway at Heathrow can only be justified if it does not breach climate change laws, MPs say.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:46:33 GMTNew video is released of the Antarctic ice crack that promises to produce a giant berg.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:18:14 GMTParticles of debris from car tyres are ending up in the ocean as "plastic soup", a conservationist group warns.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:19:31 GMTSeven new species of night frog have been discovered in India, including four miniature forms.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:03:15 GMTUp to 16% of hydraulically fractured oil and gas wells spill liquids each year, according to new data.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:41:12 GMTA method that can identify individual lemurs could improve the way the endangered species is tracked.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:29:12 GMTScientists in Boston have found a way to get every last drop of ketchup out of the bottle.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:28:22 GMTHow Brexit might create complications for the way food in the UK is labelled.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 08:20:58 GMTDoctors from a children's hospital have saved the life of a premature baby hippo.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 11:07:36 GMTThe island that inspired the National Trust has finally been gifted to the conservation charity.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:45:51 GMTA super-slippery coating for bottles could make getting liquids out much easier, US scientists say.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 06:32:00 GMTScientists are calling for more people to donate their brains to research to help find cures for mental and psychological disorders.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 06:28:06 GMTResearchers in Cardiff develop a new "highly-efficient" method of extracting disease-fighting compounds.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 14:51:00 GMTScientists think they have found the explanation behind sounds generated by bees
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 09:50:13 GMTA facial reconstruction has been made of Orkney's St Magnus by a forensic artist to help mark the 900th anniversary of his death.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:49:16 GMTScience is facing a "reproducibility crisis" as scientists fail to reproduce others' work, it is claimed.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:50:24 GMTAs the new president settles in, much of the world reaffirms its commitment to the Paris agreement.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 13:26:59 GMTLand Speed Record holder Andy Green describes how the Typhoon jet engine in the Bloodhound supersonic car will be fed with fuel.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 00:21:04 GMTOnce too precious to use, now too cheap to notice – the significance of the light bulb is profound.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:06:54 GMTThe mobile phone apps that are enabling fishermen to increase their catches at the same time as helping environmentalists monitor and preserve stocks.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 10:23:05 GMTTexan Christy Kroboth used to have a quiet job in a dentist's surgery. Now she spends her time jumping on animals many times her size - and taping their jaws tightly shut.