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Three beavers released into the wild

BBC Nature news - Wed, 29/11/2017 - 00:12

The latest trio has been introduced to Knapdale Forest in Argyll, Scotland.

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River departed 'before Indus civilisation emergence'

BBC Nature news - Tue, 28/11/2017 - 21:35

One of the world's earliest urban civilisations thrived in the absence of a big Himalayan river, a new study finds.

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How to solve the problem of space junk

BBC Nature news - Tue, 28/11/2017 - 20:22

A British spacecraft is trying to clean up what we send up but never bring down.

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RemoveDebris: Space junk mission prepares for launch

BBC Nature news - Tue, 28/11/2017 - 19:32

A spacecraft that will test the best methods to clean up space debris is nearing completion.

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Teenage brains 'not wired for high stakes'

BBC Nature news - Tue, 28/11/2017 - 17:47

Developing brain circuits shape how adolescents approach their goals, say US psychologists.

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Russia loses contact with new weather satellite

BBC Nature news - Tue, 28/11/2017 - 10:52

The Meteor satellite was found not to be on its planned orbit, hours after launch from a new base.

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Bird pulled from brink of extinction facing poisoning threat

BBC Nature news - Tue, 28/11/2017 - 03:19

The red kite is still at risk from poisoning despite the success of conservation schemes, say scientists.

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How bats keep an ear on their prey

BBC Nature news - Mon, 27/11/2017 - 19:15

A structure that allows sound information to be processed extremely fast has been identified in bats' brains.

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EU settles dispute over major weedkiller glyphosate

BBC Nature news - Mon, 27/11/2017 - 19:15

The EU will renew glyphosate's licence for five years, despite some health concerns.

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Clean air target 'could be met more quickly'

BBC Nature news - Mon, 27/11/2017 - 17:02

Targets for reducing illegal levels of NO2 pollution from vehicles will be achieved more quickly than the government expects, a study says.

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Off and running

BBC Nature news - Mon, 27/11/2017 - 15:43

World land-speed record-holder Andy Green describes the performance of his new new car - Bloodhound SSC.

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Scientists warn Lake Victoria is dying

BBC Nature news - Mon, 27/11/2017 - 07:26

They blame over-fishing and pollution for severely damaged fish stocks in Africa's largest freshwater lake.

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Catching fly-tippers in the act

BBC Nature news - Sat, 25/11/2017 - 01:35

When fly-tipping occurs on private property, it can be very costly for landowners.

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Flies more germ-laden than suspected

BBC Nature news - Fri, 24/11/2017 - 16:29

Flies' disease-carrying potential may be greater than previously thought, say US researchers.

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Nasa timelapse paints 'most complete picture of life' to date

BBC Nature news - Fri, 24/11/2017 - 01:59

Scientists call the new timelapse video the "most complete global picture of life on Earth to date".

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Avatar therapy 'reduces power of schizophrenia voices'

BBC Nature news - Fri, 24/11/2017 - 01:53

Patients became less distressed and heard voices less often compared with those who had counselling.

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Galapagos finches caught in act of becoming new species

BBC Nature news - Thu, 23/11/2017 - 20:06

A population of finches on the Galapagos is discovered in the process of becoming a new species.

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Dolly the sheep health fears 'unfounded'

BBC Nature news - Thu, 23/11/2017 - 16:17

Concerns that Dolly the cloned sheep had early-onset arthritis were unfounded, scientists say.

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Deep fat fryers may help form cooling clouds

BBC Nature news - Thu, 23/11/2017 - 14:41

The fatty acids released in cooking may help form clouds that cool the climate, say scientists.

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Three cups of coffee a day 'may have health benefits'

BBC Nature news - Thu, 23/11/2017 - 01:32

But there is no reason to start drinking coffee for health reasons, the BMJ study found.

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