Category Archives: science

Sir David Attenborough: 'The wonder and beauty'

The great naturalist tells our science editor David Shukman why he’ll never tire of his work.

Article Source Here:

The place spacecraft go to die

Why one of the Earth’s most remote places is the preferred place to dump space junk.

Article Source Here:

A brief history of the Earth's CO2

Prof Joanna Haigh from Imperial College London explains why this gas has played a crucial role in shaping the Earth’s climate.

Article Source Here:

Photo of butchered rhino wins top award

A shocking image of a dehorned black rhino makes Brent Stirton Wildlife Photographer of the Year.

Article Source Here:

'Big, bad wolf' image flawed – scientists

New research casts doubt on the idea that dogs are naturally more tolerant and friendly than wolves.

Article Source Here:

Floating bin sucking up Portsmouth Harbour's rubbish

The ‘Seabin’ can collect the equivalent of around 83,000 plastic bags a year.

Article Source Here:

Clean Growth Plan could see stamp duty incentive for homeowners

The changes are part of the Clean Growth Plan to reduce the UK’s greenhouse emissions.

Article Source Here:

Asteroid close approach to test warning systems

A house-sized asteroid is set to pass close to the Earth allowing scientists to rehearse future strike threats.

Article Source Here:

Why British scientists are watching Iceland's volcanoes

A team of British scientists fly around Iceland’s volcanoes to find out how to avoid future air traffic disruption.

Article Source Here:

British mission to giant A-68 berg approved

UK scientists will take a ship to explore waters exposed by a huge new iceberg in the Antarctic.

Article Source Here: