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China's colossal radio telescope begins testing

BBC Nature news - Sun, 25/09/2016 - 10:41

The world's largest radio telescope has received its first signals from space and is now entering an intensive testing phase.

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Poor food 'risks health of half the world'

BBC Nature news - Sun, 25/09/2016 - 02:28

As the population grows over the next 20 years half the world will be left malnourished, an independent panel of experts on food and agriculture warns.

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Grand Canyon in blue

BBC Nature news - Sun, 25/09/2016 - 00:38

President Barack Obama has created the first underwater national monument off the US east coast, protecting a vast ecosystem of canyons and extinct volcanoes. It is home to thousands of rare species, but is also a source of controversy.

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How to encourage hedgehogs into your garden

BBC Nature news - Sun, 25/09/2016 - 00:34

A hedgehog officer explains how to help hedgehogs in your garden

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Deep divisions over elephants to dominate key species meeting

BBC Nature news - Sat, 24/09/2016 - 11:34

The world's biggest conference on species protection has opened in South Africa amid differing views on the survival of elephants.

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Horses can communicate with us - scientists

BBC Nature news - Sat, 24/09/2016 - 00:13

Horses have joined a select club of animals that can communicate by pointing to symbols, say scientists.

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Un o bob 14 rhywogaeth yng Nghymru yn wynebu difodiant

RSPB news - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 15:06

Dydd Mercher 21 Medi, bydd cynghrair o fwy na 50 o gyrff cadwraeth blaenllaw o bob rhan o Gymru yn uno i bwysleisio sefyllfa byd natur yng Nghymru.

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One in 14 species in Wales heading for extinction

RSPB news - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 14:21

On Wednesday 21 September, a coalition of more than 50 leading conservation bodies across Wales will unite to highlight the state of nature in Wales.

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Prepare for an awesome autumn spectacle on the Dee Estuary

RSPB news - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 13:51

As summer draws to a close, the Dee Estuary enters arguably its most exciting time of year due to the arrival of vast flocks of birds returning from their Arctic breeding grounds. The RSPB is inviting visitors to take part in a series of events across their Dee Estuary nature reserve to share some of the most impressive natural spectacles in this region.

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Species body says extra elephant protection could boost ivory trade

BBC Nature news - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 11:30

The body tasked with managing trade in endangered species will oppose efforts to increase global protection for elephants, saying it could spark a new trade in ivory.

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Bird flu poses threat to penguins - scientists

BBC Nature news - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 10:00

Flu carried by migratory birds poses a risk to penguins living in Antarctica, scientists warn.

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Dry tropical forests 'overlooked and under threat'

BBC Nature news - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 02:49

Tropical dry forests are among the most threatened habitats on the planet, yet remain overlooked by scientists and conservationists, warn researchers.

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UK researchers tap into China's scientific powerhouse

BBC Nature news - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 01:37

The government is to outline its plans to strengthen collaborative research between the UK and China.

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RSPB and countryside organisations come together to protect rare geese in Caithness

RSPB news - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 01:16

Wildfowlers are urged to take care of Greenland white-fronted geese which visit farmland in Caithness during winter months

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Marine Conservation Society joins campaign to protect Coul Links from development

RSPB news - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 01:00

Spokesman emphasises the international importance of rare duneland habitat

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Ig Nobel win for Alpine 'goat man'

BBC Nature news - Fri, 23/09/2016 - 00:06

A British man who lived in the Swiss Alps as a goat for three days wins one of this year's Ig Nobel prizes.

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Four rare white lions cubs born in Poland

BBC Nature news - Thu, 22/09/2016 - 20:50

Four rare white lion cubs have been born in a zoo in Poland.

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Scientists solve singing fish mystery

BBC Nature news - Thu, 22/09/2016 - 18:58

Scientists bring singing fish into their lab to work out the biological secret of an aquatic creature that hums at night.

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Scientists solve singing fish mystery

BBC Nature news - Thu, 22/09/2016 - 17:01

Scientists solve the bizarre mystery of the fish that hums at night.

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Prince William: 'We must do more on illegal ivory trade'

BBC Nature news - Thu, 22/09/2016 - 15:26

The Duke of Cambridge has called on world leaders to do more to combat the illegal wildlife trade.

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