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Are captive dolphins 'happy'?

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 17:01
Scientists have tried to measure how dolphins at a French marine park feel about their environment.

Dolphin 'happiness' measured by scientists in France

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 16:33
Animal welfare researchers measure how captive dolphins feel about their environment.

Dolphin 'happiness' measured by scientists in France

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 16:33
Animal welfare researchers measure how captive dolphins feel about their environment.

Moonwalkers

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 12:21
Read the experiences of the four surviving astronauts to have set foot on the lunar surface.

Moonwalkers

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 12:21
Read the experiences of the four surviving astronauts to have set foot on the lunar surface.

England could have new national parks in Gove review

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 04:08
Environment Secretary Michael Gove launches a review of the country's protected landscapes.

England could have new national parks in Gove review

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 04:08
Environment Secretary Michael Gove launches a review of the country's protected landscapes.

Alan Bean, moon-walking astronaut and artist, dies aged 86

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 21:32
The fourth man to walk on the Moon became an accomplished painter, finding inspiration in space.

Alan Bean, moon-walking astronaut and artist, dies aged 86

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 21:32
The fourth man to walk on the Moon became an accomplished painter, finding inspiration in space.

Hawaii volcano: How many people do volcanoes kill?

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 16:31
Red-hot rivers of lava and clouds of ash can be deadly - but death by volcano is not inevitable.

Hawaii volcano: How many people do volcanoes kill?

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 16:31
Red-hot rivers of lava and clouds of ash can be deadly - but death by volcano is not inevitable.

Virgin boss Sir Richard Branson readies himself for space

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 17:04
The UK entrepreneur puts himself through a gruelling training programme so he can rocket to space.

Virgin boss Sir Richard Branson readies himself for space

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 17:04
The UK entrepreneur puts himself through a gruelling training programme so he can rocket to space.

'Wolf-like' creature shot near Montana ranch puzzles experts

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 14:06
State wildlife experts are seeking DNA analysis to pinpoint the mysterious creature's species.

'Wolf-like' creature shot near Montana ranch puzzles experts

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 14:06
State wildlife experts are seeking DNA analysis to pinpoint the mysterious creature's species.

Dinosaur dandruff reveals first evidence of skin shedding

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 08:19
Scientists uncover clues to how dinosaurs and early birds shed their skin from 125-million-year-old dandruff.

Dinosaur dandruff reveals first evidence of skin shedding

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 08:19
Scientists uncover clues to how dinosaurs and early birds shed their skin from 125-million-year-old dandruff.

Global problem

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 07:17
National Geographic magazine has published some startling images of the global plastic pollution scourge.

Global problem

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 07:17
National Geographic magazine has published some startling images of the global plastic pollution scourge.

Fox catches rabbit, then eagle swoops in

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 01:31
A mid-air tug of war ensued, above San Juan Island in the US state of Washington.