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Monkey leaders have different brains

BBC Nature news - 7 hours 45 min ago

Neuroscientists discover that primate brains show consistent differences according social status

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Rosetta set for 'capture' manoeuvres

BBC Nature news - 8 hours 23 min ago

The Rosetta probe is about to begin the manoeuvres that will take it properly into orbit around Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.

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Ebola response 'lethally inadequate'

BBC Nature news - 10 hours 9 min ago

A global military intervention is needed to curb the largest ever Ebola outbreak, according to the medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres.

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Africa's farmers face failed seasons

BBC Nature news - 12 hours 49 min ago

African farmers face 'failed seasons' risk as a result of being overwhelmed by climate change, warns a status report on the continent's agriculture.

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Isle of Wight bee-eaters rewrite the record books

RSPB news - 15 hours 44 sec ago

Bee-eaters nesting on the Isle of Wight have successfully raised eight chicks - the most successful breeding attempt on record in the UK.

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VIDEO: Is it easy for politicians being green?

BBC Nature news - 15 hours 4 min ago

David Cameron may have made himself a hostage to fortune when pledging to lead the greenest government ever in 2010.

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RSPB responds to 'common sense' decision to drop Thames Estuary airport

RSPB news - 15 hours 19 min ago

RSPB responds to 'common sense' decision to drop Thames Estuary airport

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Does limiting the power of appliances save energy?

BBC Nature news - 15 hours 41 min ago

Would banning high-power appliances actually save energy?

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Sentinel system pictures Napa quake

BBC Nature news - 16 hours 18 min ago

First report from Europe's new quake-watcher

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RSPB responds to 'common sense' decision to drop Thames Estuary airport

RSPB news - 16 hours 20 min ago

Common sense has prevailed as the Airports Commission rules out an airport in the Thames Estuary.

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Russian sex geckos die in orbit

BBC Nature news - 17 hours 10 min ago

Five gecko lizards sent into orbit on a Russian space satellite as part of a sex experiment have all died, the Russian space agency says.

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How corals stir up their world

BBC Nature news - Tue, 02/09/2014 - 01:57

Corals stir up the water, creating vortices that draw in nutrients and drive away waste, research reveals.

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Action films 'may make you fat'

BBC Nature news - Tue, 02/09/2014 - 01:53

Watching action films could make you more likely than other TV programmes to pile on the pounds, according to US researchers.

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Water voles end 20-year absence

BBC Nature news - Tue, 02/09/2014 - 01:15

Water voles end 20-year absence in Scottish Highlands

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Ratty resurfaces in Strathspey

RSPB news - Tue, 02/09/2014 - 01:02

Endangered water voles return to RSPB Insh Marshes after 20 year absence

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Vacuum cleaner debate hots up

BBC Nature news - Tue, 02/09/2014 - 00:33

Don't get suckered, Mr Vacuum Cleaner tells people trying to beat new EU rules.

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Cave yields Neanderthal 'artwork'

BBC Nature news - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 21:41

An engraving found at a cave in Gibraltar may be the most compelling evidence yet for Neanderthal art.

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Bumper breeding year for rare seabird in Northumberland

RSPB news - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 18:07

A rare seabird has enjoyed its most successful breeding season for two decades in Northumberland.

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New book reveals fascinating history of Leighton Moss

RSPB news - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 17:13

The first book to chart a 6,000 year history of Leighton Moss is set to be launched at the RSPB reserve this month.

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Don't let the turtle dove become the UK's 'passenger pigeon', says RSPB

RSPB news - Mon, 01/09/2014 - 17:12

South east region is working with farmers to provide crucial habitats

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