Nancy Drew the tortoise has become famous around Tewkesbury, with people loving to stop and say hello.
Posted: August 23, 2019, 1:26 pm
Thousands of fires are ravaging the Amazon rainforest in Brazil. How bad are they?
Posted: August 23, 2019, 12:43 pm
Members of Brazil's Mura tribe vow to defend their land, as wildfires rage in the Amazon rainforest.
Posted: August 23, 2019, 11:05 am
New technology has been developed to detect how happy the animals are.
Posted: August 22, 2019, 11:18 pm
Numbers of the world's tallest mammal have fallen in Africa by 40% in the past three decades.
Posted: August 22, 2019, 4:53 pm
Research during Ireland's abortion referendum highlights risks for social networks.
Posted: August 22, 2019, 1:07 pm
The WWF said it was "very unlikely" that pollution reduction targets would be met without new laws.
Posted: August 22, 2019, 12:54 pm
The robot, named Fedor, will perform daily tasks during its 10 days on the International Space Station.
Posted: August 22, 2019, 7:01 am
The World Health Organization says its findings are based on the "limited information" available.
Posted: August 22, 2019, 6:01 am
Spectacular images from a new microscope spark a "revolution" in biology
Posted: August 21, 2019, 11:24 pm
A Hampshire lab tests tap water quality for 2.2 million people across the south east every day.
Posted: August 21, 2019, 11:08 pm
MPs say people will have to stop driving if the UK is to meet its Zero Carbon goals by 2050.
Posted: August 21, 2019, 11:01 pm
Fires in the Amazon have risen 84% amid growing deforestation, Brazil's space research agency says.
Posted: August 21, 2019, 2:38 pm
The first people to dive down to the Titanic in nearly 15 years say some parts of the wreck have been lost to the sea.
Posted: August 21, 2019, 1:00 pm
It's thought Okjokull is the country's first glacier to be lost as a result of climate change, following the hottest July ever recorded.
Posted: August 21, 2019, 7:21 am
Public urged to "recycle their tech" as rare, valuable materials in millions of old devices languish in UK homes.
Posted: August 21, 2019, 12:15 am
Ex-Farc rebels in Colombia, who spent decades fighting the government over land and power, have reinvented themselves as eco-warriors protecting the Amazon from illegal logging.
Posted: August 20, 2019, 11:01 pm
Previous research suggested 50 years of shale gas under the UK, but a new study says it could be less than 10.
Posted: August 20, 2019, 3:01 pm
Celebrities have joined protestors in Hawaii as a campaign to stop the building of a telescope on a volcano enters its sixth week.
Posted: August 20, 2019, 12:01 pm
Scientists working on a mission to the ocean moon of Europa can proceed with the final design and construction of the spacecraft, Nasa has said.
Posted: August 20, 2019, 11:50 am
The $145m Chandrayaan-2 aims to become the first space mission to land on the Moon's south pole.
Posted: August 20, 2019, 10:41 am
Many vegans boycott woollen clothing on the basis that it is cruel to sheep.
Posted: August 19, 2019, 11:01 pm
The singer said he lent his private plane to the royal pair - but he paid to carbon offset the trip.
Posted: August 19, 2019, 9:12 pm
Eduard Pernkopf created an "atlas" of anatomy by dissecting the bodies of Nazi political prisoners.
Posted: August 18, 2019, 11:55 pm
Farms are on the front line of climate change - vulnerable to extreme weather events - so farmers are coming up with new and surprising ways of tackling the problem.
Posted: August 18, 2019, 4:05 pm
A Nasa facility in Alabama will play a key role in sending astronauts to the Moon's surface in 2024.
Posted: August 17, 2019, 1:10 pm
Some countries are seeking extra protection while others want to re-open ivory markets at key trade meeting in Geneva.
Posted: August 17, 2019, 12:45 am
One keeper says he spotted the signs and had to burn an entire hive to protect others.
Posted: August 16, 2019, 5:43 am
Prehistoric inhabitants were infected with intestinal worms from eating raw fish, experts say.
Posted: August 16, 2019, 12:39 am
The arrival of human ancestors in Europe spelled the downfall of the cave bear some 40,000 years ago.
Posted: August 15, 2019, 11:01 pm
Brexit campaigner Arron Banks says his tweet about "freak yachting accidents" was a joke.
Posted: August 15, 2019, 3:42 pm
A fungal banana disease that experts describe as a serious threat to production has reached Colombia.
Posted: August 15, 2019, 7:35 am
'Dr Becky' receives thousands of views on her YouTube channel which answers questions about the universe.
Posted: August 14, 2019, 11:15 pm
Dream Chaser will launch into orbit on the future Vulcan rocket for re-supply flights to the space station.
Posted: August 14, 2019, 8:23 pm
Only experienced mountaineers should be climbing the world's highest peak, a Nepali panel recommends.
Posted: August 14, 2019, 8:09 pm
Even in the Arctic, microscopic particles of plastic are falling out of the sky with snow, a study has found.
Posted: August 14, 2019, 6:00 pm
People urged to check for the bloom which can cause swimmers rashes and fever and prove fatal to dogs.
Posted: August 14, 2019, 5:35 pm
The animal, dubbed "monster penguin" by Canterbury Museum, stood around 1.6m (5ft 3in) tall.
Posted: August 14, 2019, 6:51 am
Planting trees can sometimes actually do more harm than good to the environment. Here's why.
Posted: August 13, 2019, 11:41 pm
A European-Russian effort to land on Mars has been hit by another parachute failure, during a drop test in Sweden.
Posted: August 13, 2019, 1:45 pm
Climate change activist Greta Thunberg will travel to New York on a boat with very few home comforts.
Posted: August 13, 2019, 11:09 am
A new rule will allow officials for the first time to weigh the economic cost of species protection.
Posted: August 12, 2019, 6:24 pm
An enormous logistics warehouse in the Netherlands is helping to power 750 households a year.
Posted: August 12, 2019, 12:10 am
The play-on-words hashtag #Globalwarning has been viewed more than 24 million times by users of the app.
Posted: August 8, 2019, 9:24 am
Russian artists want more urgent action to take place.
Posted: August 2, 2019, 12:07 pm
Once hunted to near extinction, North Atlantic right whales are now facing new human threats.
Posted: August 1, 2019, 5:11 pm
The British-based land speed record team is heading to Northern Cape to conduct high-speed trials.
Posted: July 31, 2019, 3:34 pm
Genome sequencing projects around the world are revealing promising new health insights.
Posted: July 29, 2019, 11:01 pm