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Climate change: Six questions about the Cumbria coal controversy

Green groups are calling on the PM to cancel the project – but how was the decision reached?

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New light shed on Charles Darwin’s ‘abominable mystery’

Historical documents are uncovered that provide clues to a puzzle that haunted Charles Darwin.

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Climate change: Trump’s Paris withdrawal was ‘reckless’ – John Kerry

US Special Envoy on climate John Kerry says President Trump’s Paris pull-out endangered lives.

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Elephants counted from space for conservation

Satellite imagery is being used to count elephants in a breakthrough that could aid conservation.

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SLS: Nasa finds cause of ‘megarocket’ test shutdown

An issue with hydraulic systems led to the early shutdown of a test for Nasa’s new “megarocket”.

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Climate change: ‘Exceptionally hot’ 2020 concludes warmest decade

The years between 2011 and 2020 were the hottest on record, and 2020 was among the warmest of all.

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Climate change: ‘Exceptionally hot’ 2020 concludes warmest decade

The years between 2011 and 2020 were the hottest on record, and 2020 was among the warmest of all.

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Electric eels work together to zap prey

The electric predators work in groups to herd and “zap” their prey in unison, scientists shocked to discover.

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Electric eels work together to zap prey

The electric predators work in groups to herd and “zap” their prey in unison, scientists shocked to discover.

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Indonesia: Archaeologists find world’s oldest animal cave painting

The life-sized picture of a wild pig found in a remote cave is thought to be 45,000 years old.

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Climate change: Africa’s green energy transition ‘unlikely’ this decade

Hopes that Africa could “leapfrog” fossil fuels and move to renewables are not being realised.

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£3bn UK climate finance to be spent on supporting nature

The PM says investment is needed to protect marine life, forests and sustainable food production.

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Coronavirus: Virus provides leaps in scientific understanding

How a year of intense scientific effort unravelled the secrets of a virus that shut down the world.

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Nasa’s Curiosity rover: 3,000 days on Mars

Three thousand days and counting: Nasa’s Curiosity rover continues its extraordinary exploration of Mars.

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What is Elon Musk’s Starship?

Elon Musk’s company SpaceX is building a vehicle that could transform space travel.

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Why I’m feeling hopeful about the environment in 2021

The BBC’s Tom Heap explores exciting emissions-saving ideas that could help save the planet.

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Bird charity warns of harm from new wind farm

The Hornsea Three development lies 75 miles off England’s largest sea bird colony in Yorkshire.

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Five ways to reduce your carbon footprint

Climate activists explain how individuals can help reduce their carbon emissions.

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Japan to build wooden satellites to cut space junk

One of Japan’s largest companies has partnered with Kyoto University in what would be a world first.

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Space images: The best of 2020

There was stunning cosmic imagery to feast on over the past year – here’s our pick of the offerings.

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