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'Hero' of Paris climate agreement dies

BBC Nature news - Tue, 22/08/2017 - 15:59

Former Marshall Islands minister Tony De Brum, who played a key role in securing the Paris pact passes away aged 72.

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Australia Zoo asks public to name white koala joey

BBC Nature news - Tue, 22/08/2017 - 12:35

Australia Zoo has asked the public to name a white koala joey.

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'Cyborg' bacteria deliver green fuel source from sunlight

BBC Nature news - Tue, 22/08/2017 - 10:20

Scientists create bacteria covered in tiny solar panels that generate a potential new fuel from the Sun.

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High view

BBC Nature news - Tue, 22/08/2017 - 01:10

BBC correspondent James Cook views the total eclipse from 40,000ft above the Pacific Ocean.

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Chile rejects iron mine to protect penguins

BBC Nature news - Tue, 22/08/2017 - 00:13

Ministers said plans to extract iron near a penguin reserve lacked sufficient environmental guarantees.

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Solar eclipse: See it in 60 seconds

BBC Nature news - Mon, 21/08/2017 - 20:45

A Nasa telescope captures the total solar eclipse as it passes over the western US state of Oregon.

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Solar eclipse 2017: Americans gaze at sky spectacular

BBC Nature news - Mon, 21/08/2017 - 20:22

Skywatchers in the US are treated to a spectacular coast-to-coast eclipse.

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Solar eclipse: Watch it happen

BBC Nature news - Mon, 21/08/2017 - 18:48

The US witnesses the spectacular effects of its first coast-to-coast solar eclipse in 100 years.

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RRS Sir David Attenborough's stern on the move

BBC Nature news - Mon, 21/08/2017 - 10:58

A section of the UK's new polar research ship will get an early taste of the sea this week.

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The winners and losers of Mexico's wind power boom

BBC Nature news - Sun, 20/08/2017 - 11:23

In 'windy' La Ventosa, a village 700km from Mexico City, residents are renting out their land for wind farms.

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How to watch a total solar eclipse: Tips from the Faroe Islands

BBC Nature news - Sun, 20/08/2017 - 03:38

Ahead of Monday's eclipse in the US, here are four tips from the Faroe Islands, which experienced one in 2015.

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Total solar eclipse: Meet Sharon and Billy Hahs

BBC Nature news - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 23:27

Now Sharon and Billy Hahs are preparing for one in their own backyard.

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The algae that terraformed Earth

BBC Nature news - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 11:02

A planetary takeover by ocean algae 650 million years ago was the kick that transformed life on Earth.

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Radioactive 'pooh sticks' trace carbon's ocean journey

BBC Nature news - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 00:07

Scientists trace nuclear waste from Sellafield over 15,000km to Bermuda to see how the ocean transports carbon.

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A licence to kill bear cubs?

BBC Nature news - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 00:05

Trump is once again allowing hunters in Alaska to shoot bear cubs and hibernating bears, but is this as bad as it sounds?

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Freeze-dried dung gives clue to Asian elephant stress

BBC Nature news - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 00:04

Indian scientists say they can monitor the physiological health of elephants by analysing their dung.

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Fracking: Shale rock professor says UK gas reserves 'hyped'

BBC Nature news - Thu, 17/08/2017 - 00:01

UK shale deposits were formed 55 million years too late to trap large amounts of gas, a professor warns.

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Chimps can play rock-paper-scissors

BBC Nature news - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 12:42

Japanese researchers have taught chimps the rules of rock-paper-scissors.

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Scotland's largest solar farm gets green light

BBC Nature news - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 10:57

Elgin Energy is granted planning permission for a 20MW project near Urquhart in Moray

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'Frankenstein dinosaur' mystery solved

BBC Nature news - Wed, 16/08/2017 - 01:26

A dinosaur that seemed to be an evolutionary mishmash turns out to have a key place in history.

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