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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 00:27:00 +0000Director of Environmental Protection Agency Scott Pruitt is sworn in by Justice Samuel Alito after the U.S. Senate confirms him over the objections of Democrats and environmentalists worried he will gut the agency. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 19:12:08 +0000The U.S. Senate on Friday confirmed Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt as head of the Environmental Protection Agency, despite major pushback from nearly 800 former officials and an all-night session by Senate Democrats to delay his confirmation vote.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:24:15 +0000Scientists say a crop-ravaging caterpillar, called the fall armyworm, is eating its way across Africa and, as Stuart McDill reports, could reach tropical Asia and the Mediterranean in the next few years. Stuart McDill reports.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:37:00 +0000A Dutch artist and inventor develops a solar-powered water maker with no moving parts and says he expects it to run for decades. Roselle Chen reports.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 01:15:36 +0000Two men died in separate incidents in Massachusetts after being struck by snowplows as New England began cleaning up from a severe winter storm that caused hundreds of accidents. Jillian Kitchener reports.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:49:00 +0000The National Zoo in Washington, D.C. is getting ready to say goodbye to Bao Bao, the 3-year-old giant panda as she prepares to move to China at the end of the month. Linda So reports.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:50:00 +0000The Northeast is bracing for a second winter storm that could dump more than a foot of snow, just days after blizzard conditions pummeled the region. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 16:29:45 +0000The Northeastern United States braced for winter weather on Thursday, with storm warnings in place from Pennsylvania through Maine and forecasters calling for more than a foot of snow in some places.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 13:27:00 +0000Forest Green Rovers, dubbed the 'greenest' soccer club in the world, are planning to build the modern world's first all-wood stadium. Matthew Stock reports.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 21:31:00 +0000Mexican researchers discover that tropical leaves could reduce methane emissions in cows, a major contributor to climate change. Bob Mezan reports.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 10:00:00 +0000Solar panels that use microtracking technology to almost double the yield achieved by current sun-powered technology have been developed by a start-up offshoot of Switzerland's EPFL. Jim Drury reports.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 12:39:00 +0000A biodiverse 'herbal lay' can help improve farming by restoring soil biology, say researchers. This nutrient-rich grass is also the perfect feed stock for so-called 'green gas' power plants, as Matthew Stock reports.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 11:40:00 +0000Teams from Germany and the Netherlands win a SpaceX competition to develop the best and fastest 'pod' to carry passengers on a future high-speed Hyperloop transportation system. Robert Mezan reports.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 12:15:00 +0000A Philippines start-up company is converting a pesky invasive water lily blamed for causing flooding, into fuel, hoping to turn a pest into an eco-friendly alternative to regular charcoal. Stuart McDill reports.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 10:14:00 +0000Sucking polluted air out of car parks can lead to significant reductions in the presence of deadly fine particles in the atmosphere, says a Dutch company. It has joined forces with university researchers to simulate how mobile air purification units could help car parks and municipal buildings act as "lungs of the city". Jim Drury reports.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:14:00 +0000Actor Shia LaBeouf was released from police custody Thursday morning, after allegedly assaulting a man at his anti-Trump protest in New York City. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:35:00 +0000Scientists develop a synthetic molecule that has been shown to increase the size and starch content of wheat grains in the lab by up to 20 per cent, with possibly significant implications for global food security. Matthew Stock reports.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:43:00 +0000The world's first known fully bio-based footbridge has been built by Dutch researchers and students, in an effort to prove that such materials could feasibly replace concrete and metal in future construction projects, as Jim Drury reports.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:14:00 +0000Rising temperatures may provide relief after the central U.S. is hit hard by a deadly ice storm that wreaked havoc on the roads and left thousands without power. Jillian Kitchener reports.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:43:00 +0000Severe weather brings heavy rain, snow and strong winds to Britain, making driving conditions dangerous and putting a number of towns at risk of flooding. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:16:00 +0000Students who built an electric motorbike from scratch have successfully completed an 80-day ride around the world, as Jim Drury reports.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:05:00 +0000Substances found in autumn leaves - such as pigments, carbohydrates, and proteins - could in future be used in the cosmetics, textile and food industries. Stuart McDill has more.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 10:14:00 +0000The National Aquarium in Baltimore has taught some of their exotic animals "husbandry" behaviours so they can voluntarily participate in their own veterinary care. Produced by Jillian Kitchener.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:07:00 +0000Another half foot of rain is expected to pummel northern California and the Sierra Nevada mountains through early Tuesday. Colette Luke reports.
Sun, 08 Jan 2017 15:49:00 +0000A monster storm is threatening parts of California with record flooding and mudslides. Linda So reports.