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What drives people to murder-suicide?
Where global warming conferences and protocols have largely failed, economics and personal choices might solve a seemingly intractable problem.
A pledge by the Greens to double science funding contrasts with the statements offered by five other party leaders, answering a call to set out their policies on science.
Millions of eels have been arriving in the south-west of England having travelled thousands of miles from the Sargasso Sea near Bermuda.
A team of experts says a mixture that included organic cat litter forced the closure of the only underground nuclear waste repository in the US.
Eighteen years of satellite data reveal an acceleration in the thinning of many of Antarctica's floating ice shelves.
China's endangered Ili Pika goes viral
A long-running study shows dark matter coasts unscathed through galactic collisions, betraying a ghostly lack of interaction with the known Universe.
Just 17% of England's rivers are judged to be in good health, according to "shocking" Environment Agency figures.
Europe and America are building two satellites to study the Sun that will venture closer to the solar inferno than any previous missions.
Researchers in the US copy bird and bat wings to build a drone that can rebound and recover from mid-air collisions.
Researchers in the US copy bird and bat wings to build a drone that can rebound and recover after mid-air collisions.
Weird and wonderful entries vie for Design of the Year
The genetic code of "an entire nation" has effectively been deduced, say researchers in Iceland.