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The dog with the world's longest tongue

BBC Nature news - Wed, 04/10/2017 - 11:41

Meet Mochi from South Dakota, who has just bagged herself a Guinness World Record.

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Nobel prize awarded for imaging molecules

BBC Nature news - Wed, 04/10/2017 - 10:57

The Nobel prize in chemistry is awarded to three scientists for advances in the imaging of biological molecules

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The team that tracked Sputnik - and the world's first intercontinental ballistic missile

BBC Nature news - Wed, 04/10/2017 - 01:44

How a British observatory played a crucial part in the Cold War.

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Bird deaths: Pheasants 'most likely species' to die on UK roads

BBC Nature news - Wed, 04/10/2017 - 00:02

Pheasants are the bird species most likely to be run over on UK roads, according to new research.

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Five plants and animals we don't want any more of

BBC Nature news - Tue, 03/10/2017 - 15:50

They may not be household names, but, according to experts, they pose risks to the environment.

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Einstein's waves win Nobel Prize in physics

BBC Nature news - Tue, 03/10/2017 - 10:54

The 2017 Nobel prize in physics has been awarded to three scientists for the detection of gravitational waves.

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Prehistoric reptile's last meal revealed

BBC Nature news - Tue, 03/10/2017 - 10:13

The fossil of a marine reptile from 199 million years ago gives clues to the diet of baby reptiles.

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Beaver kit spotted on recent survey in Knapdale Forest

BBC Nature news - Tue, 03/10/2017 - 01:31

Only one of four groups of Beavers in Argyll is showing signs of successful breeding.

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Michael Gove suggests plastic bottle deposit scheme

BBC Nature news - Mon, 02/10/2017 - 17:54

Michael Gove wants views on whether a "reward and return" system would improve recycling in England.

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Body clock scientists win Nobel Prize

BBC Nature news - Mon, 02/10/2017 - 12:18

Understanding how our bodies keep time has "vast implications" for health, say Nobel committee.

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UK's longest-lasting patch of snow melts away

BBC Nature news - Mon, 02/10/2017 - 09:14

The UK's hardiest snow patch melts for what is thought to be only the seventh time in 300 years.

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Leicester space scientist wins BBC Two astronaut show

BBC Nature news - Sun, 01/10/2017 - 21:08

Suzie Imber, who beat 11 people to the prize, is "excited" she could "one day end up in space".

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Bali volcano: What is it like waiting for an eruption?

BBC Nature news - Sat, 30/09/2017 - 11:31

More than 100,000 people have fled their homes as they wait for Bali's Mount Agung to erupt.

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Bloodhound supersonic car fires up Eurofighter engine

BBC Nature news - Fri, 29/09/2017 - 18:07

The British-led project to build a 1,000mph car reaches a key milestone in its development.

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Iconic kiwi could be extinct in 50 years

BBC Nature news - Fri, 29/09/2017 - 15:07

New Zealand's forest used to be home to millions of kiwi. Now there are only 68,000 left.

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Elon Musk: Rockets will fly people from city to city in minutes

BBC Nature news - Fri, 29/09/2017 - 12:49

The entrepreneur says his new rocket could fly people from London to New York in 29 minutes.

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The portable science kit entrepreneur

BBC Nature news - Fri, 29/09/2017 - 12:46

Creator of ChemStart, Bathabile Mpofu, takes hands-on scientific experiments into schools in South Africa.

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Tsunami drives species 'army' across Pacific to US coast

BBC Nature news - Fri, 29/09/2017 - 02:44

Hundreds of Japanese species have been found on US coasts, swept there by the deadly 2011 tsunami.

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Europe plans Sentinel satellite expansion

BBC Nature news - Thu, 28/09/2017 - 17:58

The process begins of scoping new spacecraft for the Sentinel Earth observation network.

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Will this rover succeed in exploring the Moon's surface?

BBC Nature news - Thu, 28/09/2017 - 17:23

A team in Bangalore has entered the Google Lunar X Prize to land a rover on the Moon.

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Mall Galleries, London SW1Y 5BD, November 1-11, 2012. SWLA annual exhibition

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