Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:50:54 GMTRoadsides are often littered with rubbish and weeds but they are havens for rare flowers.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 03:50:59 GMTAn ex-child soldier who has spent years risking his life to fight illegal mining and wildlife poaching in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been given a prestigious award that honours 'environmental defenders' around the world.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 21:51:27 GMTThousands of scientists demonstrate in cities around the world against an "assault on facts".
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:59:29 GMTThe Cassini satellite puts itself on a trajectory that will take it to destruction in September.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 10:54:49 GMTKuki Gallmann, author of I Dreamed of Africa, is flown to hospital after an ambush.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 14:58:28 GMTSteve is a "remarkably common" gas ribbon in the upper atmosphere.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 14:19:22 GMTLabour says it would introduce legislation to tackle the "public health emergency" if in power.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:05:47 GMTThe footprint made by a reptile that lived almost 250 million years ago has been found in the Pyrenees.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:36:52 GMTThe Amur leopards are to be kept off-show in the hope they raise cubs that can be released into the wild.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:38:52 GMTScientists call for "amphibian arks" to protect wild salamanders in Europe from a deadly infection.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 12:07:17 GMTPhysicists have created a fluid with "negative mass", which accelerates towards you when pushed.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:09:23 GMTA large asteroid the size of the Rock of Gibraltar has passed safely by Earth.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:15:30 GMTGood management of spacecraft mega-constellations can avoid polluting the orbital environment.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 16:03:50 GMTScientists find live specimens of the giant shipworm, described as "rare and enigmatic".
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 17:48:39 GMTWhen a team of scientists went to the Yukon to study the Slims River, all they found was a "skinny lake".
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 20:27:32 GMTA new resident off the coast of a Canadian town has turned it into a cool tourist spot.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:17:01 GMTSome of them may know where to find food but not how to access it while others know how to get at it but not where it is hidden.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:13:17 GMTPoaching, illegal logging and fishing are threatening some of the world's most iconic natural heritage sites.
Sun, 16 Apr 2017 08:36:10 GMTEnvironmentalists urge the UK not to water down laws on climate change and wildlife after Brexit.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 17:00:41 GMTA new fossil suggests an early relative of dinosaurs had some features we associate today with crocodiles and alligators.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:05:58 GMTEnceladus has the conditions, including a key energy source, to enable microbes to exist, Nasa says.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 03:08:24 GMTThe authors say the research can be applied to other structures, such as DNA.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 23:02:06 GMTA team of prog-loving scientists made a pact to honour their favourite band, Pink Floyd.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 09:20:41 GMTHedgehogs, nursed back to health in an animal sanctuary, are released in the village of Burton Fleming, East Yorkshire.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:30:17 GMTRussia scales back staff on the ISS until a long-delayed space lab is sent to the outpost in 2018.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:43:02 GMTKiller whale Takara was already pregnant when the end of the breeding programme was announced.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:13:02 GMTBoris Behncke lives near Mount Etna and monitors the volcano.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:52:22 GMTWhat's made this river in Canada disappear? Geoscientist Daniel Shugar explains.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 05:23:45 GMTA postbox gets the stamp of approval from a pair of nesting birds.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:31:46 GMTRaised coastline could end the threat of sea erosion for the time being.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:06:32 GMTThe BBC's Sir David Attenborough will show people "natural treasures" within the new Google Earth.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:41:56 GMTThe scale of "fake research" in the UK appears to have been underestimated, a BBC investigation suggests.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:29:14 GMTThe engineer who proposed circular runways answers critics in defence of his radical design for airports.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 21:31:33 GMTEuropean satellites will routinely map every land volcano on Earth, looking for early eruption signs.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 21:32:26 GMTA study that attached cameras with suction cups to the backs of Antarctic whales has revealed never before seen feeding habits and social interactions.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 18:09:33 GMTIt's not a household name, but an ancient amphibian found in the Scottish borders fills a crucial period in the evolutionary record.
Sat, 08 Apr 2017 22:45:04 GMTSee the animals born since the world's been watching for April the giraffe to give birth
Sat, 08 Apr 2017 00:10:14 GMTMillions of pieces of human-made trash are orbiting the Earth. Some are tiny, but all pose a risk.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 23:31:00 GMTCould edible caterpillars help fight malnutrition and food security problems in West Africa?
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 23:27:04 GMTChina begins closing down its legal ivory trade, but will consumer attitudes to prized artwork change?
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:54:23 GMTAfter years of protest, the University of Melbourne has removed the name of a controversial figure.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 00:29:17 GMTWhat evidence is there that Finland's famous baby boxes actually reduce infant mortality rates?