'Good' settlement for UK science
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:19:40 GMT
The UK chancellor has said that the science budget will be protected in real terms - equating to an increase.
2015 likely to be warmest on record
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 10:13:19 GMT
Temperatures across the globe are likely to break records in 2015 with readings running "well above" any previous year, scientists say.
Sneezes spray 'sheets and strings'
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 21:10:18 GMT
Physicists discover a striking sequence of shifting shapes that is formed as the fluid we sneeze breaks up into droplets.
Carbon capture £1bn grant dropped
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:42:00 GMT
The UK government announces it is axing a £1bn grant for developing new carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology.
Australia trial for GM fruit fly
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:15:50 GMT
Australia will carry out trials of a genetically modified fruit fly to break the breeding cycle of this crop pest.
Bezos claims successful space flight
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:44:40 GMT
The Amazon.com entrepreneur Jeff Bezos flies his New Shepard spaceship again, and this time proclaims a complete success.
Prince Charles: Time to act on nature
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:27:20 GMT
Prince Charles laments the “economic invisibility of nature” and calls on business leaders to act now to save the world’s natural capital.