The six-wheeled robot has made the hazardous descent to the surface of the Red Planet, China announces.
Posted: May 15, 2021, 4:05 am
Part of the River Tame in Greater Manchester is the most plastic-polluted riverbed in the UK, scientists say.
Posted: May 14, 2021, 12:30 pm
Top experts in how diseases spread are calling for massive improvements to the air in buildings.
Posted: May 14, 2021, 7:01 am
In a speech ahead of the COP26 event, Alok Sharma will say the coal business is "going up in smoke".
Posted: May 13, 2021, 11:22 pm
The benefits of hydrogen-powered heating have been overplayed, say environmentalists.
Posted: May 13, 2021, 11:04 pm
An actress and director will blast off in October - but Tom Cruise also plans to visit the ISS.
Posted: May 13, 2021, 6:43 pm
A total of 1,300 oysters have been suspended in the water as part of a restoration project.
Posted: May 13, 2021, 4:37 pm
"Frequent releases" of sewage create microplastic hotspots in UK rivers.
Posted: May 13, 2021, 3:04 pm
The vaquita marina in Mexico is threatened by a clash of interests between fishing and conservation.
Posted: May 12, 2021, 11:31 pm
At 170m long, "Florence" is the largest ever tunnelling machine to be used on a UK rail project.
Posted: May 12, 2021, 11:10 pm
A wide-ranging plan to improve welfare also enshrines in law that animals can experience emotions.
Posted: May 12, 2021, 10:20 am
Many internationally funded conservation schemes are underfunded and ineffective, researchers conclude.
Posted: May 12, 2021, 12:54 am
Conservation groups say naturally restored forests can help in the fight against climate change.
Posted: May 11, 2021, 4:40 am
Powerful magnets are bringing abundant, pollution-free electricity a step closer.
Posted: May 10, 2021, 11:09 pm
Scientists believe the dust sample may provide clues on the formation of the Solar System.
Posted: May 10, 2021, 8:31 pm
The broadcaster calls on nations to act in agreement as he is appointed People's Advocate at COP26.
Posted: May 9, 2021, 11:27 pm
Most of the Chinese Long March-5b rocket reportedly disintegrated as it re-entered the atmosphere.
Posted: May 9, 2021, 9:44 am
The first batch of a spirit made with ingredients grown in the Chernobyl exclusion zone is seized.
Posted: May 8, 2021, 8:57 am
The country is responsible for 27% of global greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new report.
Posted: May 7, 2021, 4:52 am
Reducing methane emissions needs to play a much more important role in tackling global warming.
Posted: May 6, 2021, 3:30 pm
A young child buried in a cave 78,000 years ago is the earliest known funeral in Africa.
Posted: May 5, 2021, 3:03 pm
Christie's predicts the bottle of Pétrus 2000 that orbited the earth could sell for $1m (£720,000).
Posted: May 5, 2021, 10:48 am
Around 40,000 sq m of coral reef has been restored in Indonesia with plans to extend the scheme further.
Posted: May 5, 2021, 4:01 am
Almost 40 UK companies say proposed laws could accelerate deforestation in the Amazon region.
Posted: May 5, 2021, 3:25 am
Recent climate change pledges bring the world a fraction closer to Paris goals, analysis suggests.
Posted: May 4, 2021, 3:08 pm
The phasing out of single-use plastics gathers pace with big companies adopting alternatives.
Posted: May 3, 2021, 11:03 pm
Hereiti, 17, lives on Rarotonga, the largest of the Cook Islands in the South Pacific Ocean.
Posted: May 3, 2021, 3:25 pm
Young activists are breathing new life into the long-running debate over how to cut carbon fairly.
Posted: May 2, 2021, 11:45 pm
This was the first night-time landing for Nasa astronauts since Apollo 8's return 53 years ago.
Posted: May 2, 2021, 2:46 pm
Victoria Falls is one of the natural wonders of the world, yet in 2019, it fell silent.
Posted: May 1, 2021, 11:10 pm
How a study designated the rare, odd-looking frogmouth the most instagrammable of avian species.
Posted: April 30, 2021, 11:22 pm
Michael Collins stayed in orbit as Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the Moon in 1969.
Posted: April 28, 2021, 7:11 pm
A giant fish farm in Florida is rearing salmon for the US market in a huge indoor facility.
Posted: April 25, 2021, 11:07 pm
A new crop of coffee companies have solutions to cut waste in their industry.
Posted: April 21, 2021, 11:13 pm