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Man-of-war spotted along coast in Cornwall and Wales

BBC Nature news - Tue, 12/09/2017 - 17:24

The RNLI closed Perranporth beach to swimmers because of large numbers of jellyfish-like creatures.

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Cassini: Saturn probe turns towards its death plunge

BBC Nature news - Tue, 12/09/2017 - 01:50

The veteran space probe puts itself on a path to destruction in Saturn's atmosphere on Friday.

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Photographer settles 'monkey selfie' legal fight

BBC Nature news - Mon, 11/09/2017 - 23:33

A photographer settles a legal fight against an animal rights group over a "monkey selfie" photograph.

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Row over AI that 'identifies gay faces'

BBC Nature news - Mon, 11/09/2017 - 14:17

Researchers and LGBT groups clash over facial recognition tech that supposedly spots gay people.

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Badger culling gets go-ahead in 11 new areas of England

BBC Nature news - Mon, 11/09/2017 - 13:35

A vaccination programme to stop the spread of bovine tuberculosis is also restarting.

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Offshore wind power cheaper than new nuclear

BBC Nature news - Mon, 11/09/2017 - 10:15

Figures from the government are seen as a milestone in the advance of renewable energy.

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Cycling: Groups call for action on 'car-dooring'

BBC Nature news - Mon, 11/09/2017 - 09:06

A door-opening method that involves using the "wrong" hand should be taught to drivers, groups say.

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Tackling the canine obesity crisis

BBC Nature news - Sun, 10/09/2017 - 00:54

Why, in the mission to improve the health of man's best friend, scientists say greedy Labradors are at the head of the pack.

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Science debate: Should we embrace an enhanced future?

BBC Nature news - Sat, 09/09/2017 - 01:20

Scientists ask whether everyone should have the right to become a "transhumanist" by modifying our bodies with technology.

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Unknown species may thrive in Antarctic caves

BBC Nature news - Fri, 08/09/2017 - 13:14

Animals and plants may be living in warm caves under Antarctica's ice, according to a study.

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Bats 'tricked' into flying into buildings

BBC Nature news - Fri, 08/09/2017 - 01:25

Scientists warn of potential hazards from modern structures with large expanses of glass or mirrors.

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Hurricane Irma: Eye of the storm passes Hispaniola

BBC Nature news - Thu, 07/09/2017 - 22:04

The International Space Station and an advanced weather satellite capture the deadly hurricane over Earth.

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'No fire risk' with new lithium batteries

BBC Nature news - Thu, 07/09/2017 - 13:18

Lithium-ion batteries that are resistant to exploding or catching fire have been developed by scientists.

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Down on the body farm

BBC Nature news - Thu, 07/09/2017 - 01:51

Would British forensic science benefit from having its own outdoor laboratory to study human decomposition?

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Research grants 'boost jobs and growth'

BBC Nature news - Thu, 07/09/2017 - 01:15

A national study shows that R&D grants to firms significantly boosts growth and creates jobs.

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Two-pilot glider team sets altitude record

BBC Nature news - Wed, 06/09/2017 - 14:37

The unique Perlan 2 glider reaches over 54,000ft in the skies above Argentina.

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Ministers want 'ambitious' post-Brexit research deal

BBC Nature news - Wed, 06/09/2017 - 13:52

Options for collaboration between research communities post-Brexit will be set out in a government paper.

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Households 'need help to get warmer home'

BBC Nature news - Wed, 06/09/2017 - 07:36

England’s householders get a raw deal over insulating their homes to save on energy bills, researchers say.

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Meteor bursting into flames caught on camera.

BBC Nature news - Wed, 06/09/2017 - 06:51

A home security camera caught the moment a meteor over Canada burst into flames.

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Bid to rescue Ben Nevis weather data

BBC Nature news - Wed, 06/09/2017 - 04:33

Help is sought to digitise a unique set of records gathered on top of the UK's highest mountain.

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