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Deadly ice storm paralyzes Great Plains

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:14:00 +0000

Rising 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.

Cold snap brings snow and ice to Britain

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:43:00 +0000

Severe 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).

Dutch students STORM around world on self-made electric motorbike

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:16:00 +0000

Students who built an electric motorbike from scratch have successfully completed an 80-day ride around the world, as Jim Drury reports.

Finnish scientists turn over a new leaf

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:05:00 +0000

Substances 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.

Aquarium trains animals to participate in own medical care

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 10:14:00 +0000

The 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.

Heavy rain pummels the West Coast

Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:07:00 +0000

Another half foot of rain is expected to pummel northern California and the Sierra Nevada mountains through early Tuesday. Colette Luke reports.

California braces for flooding

Sun, 08 Jan 2017 15:49:00 +0000

A monster storm is threatening parts of California with record flooding and mudslides. Linda So reports.

Winter weather wallops U.S.

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 13:53:00 +0000

Parts of the U.S. are buried in more than two feet of snow as winter weather sweeps across the country and is on track to dump more snow and ice in the South. Linda So reports.

Storms and floods hit Argentina and Uruguay

Thu, 05 Jan 2017 14:24:00 +0000

Several regions in Argentina and Uruguay have been battered by heavy rains and strong winds, causing widespread damage to houses.

Cave bacteria could lead to new antibiotics

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 13:03:00 +0000

Bacteria found in remote Siberian caves could lead to fresh sources of antibiotics needed in the fight against drug-resistant superbugs. Edward Baran reports.

Delft team seeks Hyperloop prize

Wed, 28 Dec 2016 11:12:00 +0000

Dutch team hopes to bring home Hyperloop award in California, as Jim Drury reports.

Audio released of Carrie Fisher emergency call

Sat, 24 Dec 2016 18:07:00 +0000

In a new audio recording, the pilot of the plane carrying Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher speaks with air traffic control about her medical emergency as the aircraft approaches Los Angeles for landing. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Former Flint officials charged in water crisis

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 17:33:00 +0000

Michigan prosecutors have charged four former government officials with criminal conspiracy to violate safety rules in connection with the Flint water crisis. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Mini-factories could allow drug production on Mars, say researchers

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 11:55:00 +0000

Sustainable, cheap, drug production using solar energy could be possible anywhere with exposure to sunlight, say researchers at Eindhoven University of Technology. Jim Drury reports.

NYC dirt has scientists digging for antibiotic success

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 23:23:00 +0000

The dirt of New York City parks may seem an unlikely way to benefit modern medicine, but scientists in an Upper East Side university lab in Manhattan say they have found genes from the dirt's bacteria that could lead to use in antibiotics and anti-cancer treatments. Roselle Chen reports.

Artificial skin harnessed from algae

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 17:09:00 +0000

A university professor in Chile has developed a green-coloured artificial skin from algae that can breathe, as Angela Moore reports.

Chinese artist live streams Beijing's smog to raise awareness

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 13:56:00 +0000

Artist Liu Bolin highlights northern China's severe air pollution problem by live streaming Beijing 's smog as he walks around the capital with multiple smartphones strapped to his body.

China chokes through a five-day pollution red alert

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 09:15:00 +0000

Chinese cities enter a third day under pollution red alerts, a warning only issued under intense or long-lasting air pollution. Ryan Brooks reports.

Beijing residents brace for smog alert

Fri, 16 Dec 2016 12:39:00 +0000

Authorities advised 23 northern cities in China to issue red alerts, the highest possible air pollution warning.

NASA launches hurricane-tracking satellites

Thu, 15 Dec 2016 14:26:00 +0000

NASA launches eight mini-satellites from Cape Canaveral, Florida to measure hurricane winds. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Lower mercury levels in Atlantic bluefin tuna linked to lower emissions

Mon, 12 Dec 2016 23:07:00 +0000

A decrease in the mercury content in Atlantic bluefin tuna mirrors a fall in North American coal emissions, says new study by Stony Brook University in New York. Angela Moore reports.

Who's to blame when driverless cars crash?

Mon, 12 Dec 2016 10:18:00 +0000

Companies are developing new sensing algorithms in a bid to understand the dynamics of driving data to find out who - or what - is at fault when autonomous vehicles have an accident. Matthew Stock investigates.

It's back - polar vortex looms over U.S.

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:51:00 +0000

Forecasters are making the chilly prediction that much of the northern United States could see frigid weather next week similar to the life-threatening lows the polar vortex brought in 2014. Havovi Cooper reports.

'Silent extinction' of giraffes in Africa

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 17:01:00 +0000

The number of giraffes have declined by as much as 40 percent since the 1980s driven by illegal hunting and an expansion of farmland in Africa, according to the Red List of endangered species.