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The world's national parks and nature reserves receive eight billion tourist visits a year, generating around $600bn of spending, according to research.
The UK has now become the first country to approve laws to allow the creation of babies from three people.
US President Barack Obama vetoes a bill that would have approved construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, White House officials say.
Sea levels along the northeast coast of the US rose dramatically during 2009-2010 in an event scientists describe as "very unusual".
The strategy for a new drug to treat binge-eating disorder reveals how a pharmaceutical company can influence the treatment of a medical condition.
A brief look at some of the biggest sinkholes in recent history.
The head of the United Nations climate change panel, Rajendra Pachauri, steps down amid sexual harassment allegations he denies.
Scientists at the University of Newcastle are using microchips as fine as human hair to produce a prosthetic hand.
Starting next year, automakers will face tougher guidelines around how they conduct a test used in determining the mileage advertised to consumers.
Gerbils from Asia rather than black rats were responsible for repeated outbreaks of the bubonic plague in Europe, a study suggests.
A new generation of bionic limbs could be the result of research being led by scientists at Newcastle University.
Kew Gardens, which is facing an annual £5m budget deficit, announces its new science strategy.