Badger cull extended into Dorset
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:12:50 GMT
The badger cull is to be extended into Dorset following pilots in Gloucestershire and Somerset, the government announces.
Satellite revisits Hurricane Katrina
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:05:18 GMT
A UK-built satellite delivered the first orbital picture to US disaster response coordinators following Hurricane Katrina. Ten years on, a British spacecraft has re-imaged the Mississippi Delta.
Knut polar bear death riddle solved
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:02:35 GMT
Scientists say Knut, the famous polar bear that drowned at Berlin Zoo in 2011, had a type of autoimmune inflammation of the brain that is also recognised in humans.
Invasive bug 'could spread in UK'
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:02:10 GMT
An invasive caterpillar that feeds on hedges is starting to spread from its established base in London across the UK.