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Brontosaurus dino name is revived

BBC Nature news - Tue, 07/04/2015 - 12:59

The iconic name Brontosaurus, which was once used to describe a titanic family of dinosaurs, is being revived after it was killed off more than a century ago.

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Will 'golden' California turn brown?

BBC Nature news - Mon, 06/04/2015 - 20:55

How will California enforce its strict water rules?

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VIDEO: Fumes in world's filthiest city, Delhi

BBC Nature news - Mon, 06/04/2015 - 17:09

The BBC's Sanjoy Majumder reports from Delhi, considered by the World Health Organization to be the most polluted city in the world last year.

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Hadron Collider restarts after pause

BBC Nature news - Sun, 05/04/2015 - 11:30

The Large Hadron Collider restarts after a two-year rebuild, with scientists hoping it will provide answers to fundamental questions about the universe.

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What next for the Large Hadron Collider?

BBC Nature news - Sun, 05/04/2015 - 10:24

The LHC sets its sights on a new kind of physics

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VIDEO: Cern prepares for new experiments

BBC Nature news - Sat, 04/04/2015 - 22:30

David Shukman visits the Large Hadron Collider to see the final preparations and look at what the next stage of experiments might discover.

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VIDEO: Crowdfunding boosts biotech industry

BBC Nature news - Fri, 03/04/2015 - 11:42

Biotechnology start-up companies are increasingly turning to crowdfunding in order to find investors for their business.

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VIDEO: Battle to protect rhinos in SA

BBC Nature news - Fri, 03/04/2015 - 09:25

A record number of rhinos were slaughtered for their horns in South Africa last year, and fears are growing for the survival of the species in the wild.

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Star's birth glimpsed 'in real time'

BBC Nature news - Fri, 03/04/2015 - 01:37

Astronomers witness a key stage in the birth of a very heavy star, using two radio telescope views of the process taken 18 years apart.

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Rabbit and hare population mapped

BBC Nature news - Fri, 03/04/2015 - 01:08

Biologists are calling on the public to report sightings of rabbits and hares as part of a conservation effort.

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'Historic' Iran nuclear deal reached

BBC Nature news - Fri, 03/04/2015 - 00:45

An outline agreement on the future shape of the Iranian nuclear programme is reached after marathon talks between Iran and six major powers.

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California's drought in pictures

BBC Nature news - Thu, 02/04/2015 - 15:37

Pictures from California's record-breaking drought

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Bloodhound Diary: Building a 'bullet-proof' car

BBC Nature news - Thu, 02/04/2015 - 14:58

The Bloodhound car will be bullet-proof as well as fast

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Perfect view: new hide on Skye provides ideal place to see wildlife

RSPB news - Thu, 02/04/2015 - 13:18

People hoping to see Skye's amazing wildlife including a pair of majestic white-tailed eagles now have a spectacular vantage point to watch them.

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Mars beckons for European satellite

BBC Nature news - Thu, 02/04/2015 - 12:52

The satellite Europe will be sending to Mars early next year enters its final test programme.

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Mediterranean 'accumulating plastic'

BBC Nature news - Thu, 02/04/2015 - 09:54

Large quantities of plastic debris are building up in the Mediterranean Sea, say scientists.

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'War camel' found in Austrian cellar

BBC Nature news - Thu, 02/04/2015 - 00:40

A camel, whose intact skeleton has been found in a 300-year-old Austrian cellar, was probably ridden by the invading Ottoman army in 1683.

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Boost for endangered butterflies

BBC Nature news - Thu, 02/04/2015 - 00:05

The warm weather of 2014 boosted the number of some butterflies, including one of the UK's rarest species, the High Brown Fritillary, a survey has found.

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Perfume 'can be enhanced by sweating'

BBC Nature news - Thu, 02/04/2015 - 00:04

A novel delivery system for perfume would ensure that a person smells better the more they sweat, scientists have said.

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Ratchet boots make walking 7% easier

BBC Nature news - Wed, 01/04/2015 - 19:09

Engineers create unpowered exoskeleton "boots" that use a spring and a ratchet to make human walking 7% more efficient.

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