The conservation charity is accused of working with guards who allegedly tortured and killed people.
Posted: November 25, 2020, 6:09 pm
The UK chancellor's spending review is accused of undermining the prime minister’s “green” vision.
Posted: November 25, 2020, 6:08 pm
Nasa has stacked the first pieces of the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket at Florida's Kennedy Space Center.
Posted: November 25, 2020, 11:05 am
The railways in the UK, Australia and India getting power from the sun in different ways.
Posted: November 25, 2020, 1:12 am
Tiny Bhutan is feeling the squeeze as its giant neighbours China and India vie for territory.
Posted: November 25, 2020, 12:37 am
The tech billionaire overtakes Bill Gates after Tesla shares soar on S&P acceptance
Posted: November 24, 2020, 5:53 pm
Surveillance of farmed mink for coronavirus should be mandatory, says a top scientist.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 12:52 pm
Joe Biden is nominating one of the leading architects of the Paris climate agreement as his climate envoy.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 11:40 am
Cambridge University Library launches an appeal to find the scientist's missing notes and sketches.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 5:55 am
The robotic Chang'e-5 mission aims to return the first lunar rocks to Earth in more than 40 years.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 9:14 pm
The vaccine is cheaper than other options and easier to distribute around the world.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 8:09 pm
Despite the global lockdowns, overall greenhouse gas concentrations have continued to rise.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 3:29 pm
Hopes are rising that an effective vaccine against Covid-19 will be available soon.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 8:24 am
Denmark's mass mink cull after a coronavirus outbreak at farms leaves the industry in the spotlight.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 12:15 am
You saw the headlines of a $1.8m meteorite? Here's the real story and it's just as fascinating.
Posted: November 22, 2020, 12:56 am
It may look like a dog house in space, but Sentinel-6 will make the most precise map of ocean height.
Posted: November 21, 2020, 5:32 pm
Ministers visited the scene of a huge peat slide on the Tyrone Donegal border.
Posted: November 20, 2020, 8:38 pm
Environmental groups say new regulations on ships carrying polluting oils in the Arctic don't go far enough.
Posted: November 20, 2020, 8:06 pm
A government promise to ban gas boilers from new homes by 2023 has been withdrawn from its website.
Posted: November 20, 2020, 5:24 pm
Now owned jointly by UK taxpayers and an Indian conglomerate, OneWeb formally emerges from bankruptcy.
Posted: November 20, 2020, 1:32 pm
The data will help protect vital pollinators and could lead to new bee discoveries, say scientists.
Posted: November 20, 2020, 12:50 am
On Martinique and Guadeloupe a pesticide has poisoned the soil and water and caused many cases of prostate cancer.
Posted: November 20, 2020, 12:42 am
The iconic Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico is to be dismantled, officials announce.
Posted: November 19, 2020, 6:49 pm
For the first time, advocates have tracked how animals in US waters are harmed by plastic pollution.
Posted: November 19, 2020, 5:32 pm
The great whales are returning to the island that hosted the industry that nearly destroyed them.
Posted: November 19, 2020, 2:58 pm
UK officials are reportedly considering asking us to stop sending "thanks" emails - but why?
Posted: November 19, 2020, 12:31 pm
The Stirling High School students used satellite imagery and computer software to search for the birds.
Posted: November 19, 2020, 12:28 am
Young climate activists call for urgent action at Mock COP as Covid delays UN climate talks.
Posted: November 19, 2020, 12:07 am
Rising temperatures are destabilising lake and river ice, boosting the risk of people drowning.
Posted: November 18, 2020, 10:16 pm
As the UK government unveils new environmental targets, what about the previous ones?
Posted: November 18, 2020, 5:19 pm
The long-awaited emissions plan leave some policies untouched, says the BBC's Environment Analyst.
Posted: November 18, 2020, 3:27 pm
The PM's plan will need to look heavily to Scotland for both the natural and the technical fixes.
Posted: November 18, 2020, 2:03 pm
The PM confirms he is bringing the ban forward as he sets out his "green industrial revolution".
Posted: November 18, 2020, 1:32 pm
We answer your top questions on electric cars - on charging, on range and on battery life.
Posted: November 18, 2020, 12:04 pm
Ahead of a UK plan to reach "net zero", we guide you through some of the key terms in climate change.
Posted: November 18, 2020, 11:10 am
BBC News looks at what we know and don't know about the Earth's changing climate.
Posted: November 18, 2020, 9:55 am
Delegates agree on guidelines to align the industry with the Paris climate change treaty.
Posted: November 18, 2020, 8:26 am
An Australian photographer says it feels "amazing" to capture spectacular images of long-absent storms.
Posted: November 17, 2020, 5:03 pm
The four astronauts who left Earth on Monday have arrived at the 410-km orbiting outpost.
Posted: November 17, 2020, 8:00 am
Can young people help solve the biggest problems facing the planet, given support and opportunity?
Posted: November 16, 2020, 3:20 pm
Why is SpaceX carrying astronauts to the space station and back for Nasa?
Posted: November 14, 2020, 3:15 pm
The BBC understands the government is set to announce it will bring 2040's ban forward by a decade.
Posted: November 14, 2020, 12:15 am
More satellites are ordered for the EU project that monitors the state of the planet.
Posted: November 13, 2020, 2:02 pm
Nasa's huge next-generation rocket is undergoing tests ahead of its maiden flight in 2021.
Posted: November 13, 2020, 12:34 pm
The agency's Moon rocket is entering the final stages of testing ahead of its maiden flight in 2021.
Posted: November 13, 2020, 10:27 am
We fact-check US and Chinese claims about CO2 emissions, plastic waste and illegal timber.
Posted: November 13, 2020, 12:20 am
The green light is given to the near-billion-euro space observatory that will study far-off worlds.
Posted: November 12, 2020, 1:35 pm
Exclusive: A forensic investigation finds evidence of deliberate burning in Papua's palm oil plantations.
Posted: November 12, 2020, 12:17 am
North Atlantic tropical storms are stronger for longer when they hit land because of global warming.
Posted: November 11, 2020, 4:04 pm
The firm says the project will create 6,000 new jobs in the Midlands and the North of England
Posted: November 11, 2020, 12:08 pm
Green groups welcome the UK's plan to outlaw the import of food and other goods from protected areas.
Posted: November 11, 2020, 3:02 am
Historical museum specimens have helped to solve a long standing scientific monkey puzzle.
Posted: November 11, 2020, 12:16 am
UK scientists show how astronauts on the Moon or Mars could one day mine for metals using bacteria.
Posted: November 10, 2020, 4:45 pm
What will a Joe Biden presidency mean for the global battle against rising temperatures?
Posted: November 10, 2020, 12:33 am
Denmark's mink-related coronavirus scare has caused alarm, but scientists urge caution.
Posted: November 9, 2020, 5:45 pm
Retailers are increasingly using AI to try to predict and encourage what customers purchase.
Posted: November 9, 2020, 12:17 am
How the Indian government launched ‘Project Tiger’ to save the animals from extinction
Posted: November 9, 2020, 12:09 am
A collection of items belonging to the Bletchley Park code-breaker were stolen from Dorset in 1984.
Posted: November 9, 2020, 12:03 am
The nocturnal, prehistoric Asprete has teetered on the brink of extinction for decades.
Posted: November 8, 2020, 12:06 am
Joel Miller filmed the red planet using a telescope and a DSLR camera in his back garden.
Posted: November 7, 2020, 12:02 am
A coalition of environmentalists want a scheme offering home insulation grants extended to 2030.
Posted: November 5, 2020, 12:28 am
After a three year wait, the US becomes the first nation to leave the Paris climate pact.
Posted: November 4, 2020, 8:39 am
If the world's biggest iceberg grounds at South Georgia island, it could devastate local wildlife.
Posted: November 4, 2020, 12:10 am
Somali environmentalist Ahmed Ibrahim Awale hopes it will inspire African researchers.
Posted: November 4, 2020, 12:04 am
Like the country as a whole, Oxford's Radcliffe weather station recorded an extremely wet October.
Posted: November 2, 2020, 3:37 pm
Prof Carlos Frenk is one of the originators of a theory on dark matter and galaxies.
Posted: November 2, 2020, 1:31 pm
The iPhone transformed mobile phones in just 10 years. Could green energy see a similar revolution?
Posted: October 31, 2020, 12:28 am
Preventing pandemics could be more than 100 times cheaper than tackling their deadly effects.
Posted: October 30, 2020, 12:44 am
The Osiris-Rex probe is now safely carrying rock from an asteroid several million kilometres from Earth.
Posted: October 29, 2020, 10:40 pm
A study of dog DNA patterns shows that our "best friend" among animals is also our oldest one.
Posted: October 29, 2020, 7:58 pm
Standing 500m (1,640ft) tall, the "blade-like" reef was found off Australia's far north.
Posted: October 28, 2020, 10:01 am
The "unambiguous detection of water" will boost Nasa's hopes of establishing a lunar base.
Posted: October 26, 2020, 4:02 pm
The trip took just three hours and three minutes – half the usual journey time.
Posted: October 14, 2020, 6:15 pm
Thales Alenia Space will build Europe's two major contributions to the Lunar Gateway space station.
Posted: October 14, 2020, 10:19 am
The New Shepard rocket carried technology designed to return humans to the Moon in four years.
Posted: October 14, 2020, 1:16 am