The owl probably overindulged during a mild spell that left it with lots of prey, bird experts say.
Posted: January 29, 2020, 12:26 pm
Scientists face some unique challenges working in the harsh conditions of the Antarctic.
Posted: January 29, 2020, 5:08 am
Scientists are studying why the Thwaites Glacier is melting quicker than previously thought.
Posted: January 28, 2020, 1:57 pm
The world's fastest land animal was hunted into extinction in the country more than 70 years ago.
Posted: January 28, 2020, 1:46 pm
The retailer says it can hit "net zero" by 2040 with action on food waste, packaging and water use.
Posted: January 28, 2020, 9:11 am
Thwaites Glacier, also known as the "doomsday glacier", is reported to be melting quicker than previously thought - scientists are now trying to find out why.
Posted: January 28, 2020, 5:00 am
Gardeners, botanists and environmental campaigners share ways to keep your horticultural hobby sustainable
Posted: January 28, 2020, 12:50 am
A team of experts appear to have solved a mystery that has confounded academics - and the public - for decades.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 5:53 pm
If the Glasgow meeting fails, it will raise tough questions about the UN climate talks process, says the woman in charge.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 5:32 pm
Highways England say it will carry out extensive investigations to try save "Three Oaks".
Posted: January 27, 2020, 12:06 pm
Boris Johnson hails the UK as "open to the most talented minds" with quicker route in for scientists.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 11:28 am
Members of the public from a range of backgrounds gather for the UK's first climate change assembly.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 3:46 am
Falsely charged with selling secrets to Pakistan, Nambi Narayanan's life was knocked off course.
Posted: January 27, 2020, 12:01 am
The naturalist speaks at a newly-formed citizens' assembly examining how the UK cuts emissions.
Posted: January 26, 2020, 11:06 am
It is one of Europe's "best wildlife secrets" and home to unique and unusual species.
Posted: January 25, 2020, 12:15 am
A private company tracing methane emissions is building a global map of the gas in Earth's atmosphere.
Posted: January 24, 2020, 4:12 pm
Experts use 3D printing and speech technology to replicate the voice of Egyptian priest Nesyamun.
Posted: January 24, 2020, 2:22 pm
They were cooked in a special oven at the International Space Station - but are yet to be tasted.
Posted: January 24, 2020, 12:26 pm
Actor Marion Cotillard says even remote places like "pristine" Antarctica are being harmed by humans.
Posted: January 24, 2020, 10:51 am
The firm says it plans to build up to 15 of the mini reactors, which can be delivered by a lorry.
Posted: January 24, 2020, 9:01 am
As temperatures drop in Florida more and more iguanas are plummeting to the ground.
Posted: January 23, 2020, 10:35 pm
He has called it all of these things: "mythical", "a hoax", not a hoax, and "a very serious subject".
Posted: January 23, 2020, 9:35 pm
Experts say the man's brain, found in the Roman town of Herculaneum, was affected by extreme heat.
Posted: January 23, 2020, 5:04 pm
Taxes may be needed to curb eating meat and dairy in the effort to combat climate change.
Posted: January 23, 2020, 1:01 am
The first survey in decades will look at the 40 or more species thought to be living in Britain.
Posted: January 23, 2020, 12:53 am
The West African country has partnered with UNICEF to transform landfill waste into bricks for schools.
Posted: January 23, 2020, 12:32 am
EDF Energy wants to build new reactors next to the existing Sizewell B near Minsmere nature reserve.
Posted: January 22, 2020, 8:12 pm
Acute stress damages stem cells that control hair and skin colour, a study suggests.
Posted: January 22, 2020, 7:36 pm
The heir to the throne calls for a "paradigm shift" in the way the world deals with climate change.
Posted: January 22, 2020, 4:21 pm
The 2.2 billion-year-old asteroid impact may explain the end of an ice age, scientists say.
Posted: January 22, 2020, 3:24 am
A UK-led satellite aims to get an absolute measurement of the light reflected off Earth's surface.
Posted: January 22, 2020, 3:02 am
Roads are dominating new housing developments, a report says, despite more people wanting to drive less.
Posted: January 21, 2020, 7:17 pm
How Australia has been battling bushfires during a devastating fire season.
Posted: January 21, 2020, 5:52 pm
The US president attacks activists at the World Economic Forum, with Greta Thunberg in the audience.
Posted: January 21, 2020, 4:23 pm
The 17-year-old activist tells world leaders that 'fiddling around with numbers' will not be enough.
Posted: January 21, 2020, 12:52 pm
Tie-up of flexible solar film and energy storage aims to take homes and business off-grid.
Posted: January 21, 2020, 9:25 am
The impact of humans on nature may have been far greater and longer-lasting than we thought, say scientists.
Posted: January 20, 2020, 3:06 pm
The US company demonstrates how it would rescue astronauts during a failing rocket launch.
Posted: January 19, 2020, 3:41 pm
A scheme to stop cars travelling across the city has been proposed, but how would it actually work?
Posted: January 15, 2020, 2:41 am
What would happen if Australia followed the ancient bushfire management practices of Aboriginal people?
Posted: January 12, 2020, 9:27 pm
A biodiversity expert suggests almost half a billion animals might have been affected in Australia.
Posted: January 4, 2020, 1:17 am
The hydrogen-powered drone which could revolutionise the travel industry.
Posted: January 3, 2020, 9:23 am
The sheep of North Ronaldsay could teach other livestock how to belch in a way less harmful to the climate.
Posted: January 3, 2020, 12:47 am
With around one million species at risk, how do conservationists decide what species to save?
Posted: December 28, 2019, 12:24 am