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Iceberg tourists flock to Newfoundland town

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 12:27
A new resident off the coast of a Canadian town has turned it into a cool tourist spot.

Slims River: Climate change causes 'river piracy' in Canada's Yukon

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 09:48
When a team of scientists went to the Yukon to study the Slims River, all they found was a "skinny lake".

Live, long and black giant shipworm found in Philippines

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 08:03
Scientists find live specimens of the giant shipworm, described as "rare and enigmatic".

Fish 'pool' their experience to solve problems

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 07:17
Some of them may know where to find food but not how to access it while others know how to get at it but not where it is hidden.

Google Earth adds Attenborough world tours

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 07:06
The BBC's Sir David Attenborough will show people "natural treasures" within the new Google Earth.

Mega-constellation satellites will need 'rapid disposal'

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 05:15
Good management of spacecraft mega-constellations can avoid polluting the orbital environment.

Rescued bears settle in to new life in Ukraine

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 01:51
The two brown bears were found by Ukrainian charity Four Paws.

Crime 'threatens nearly half the world's natural heritage sites'

Mon, 04/17/2017 - 16:13
Poaching, illegal logging and fishing are threatening some of the world's most iconic natural heritage sites.

London's 'super sewer' to help stop Thames becoming a toilet

Sun, 04/16/2017 - 16:19
Work has now started on a new super-sewer that's big enough to deal with London's waste.

Green groups warn of 'race to the bottom'

Sun, 04/16/2017 - 00:36
Environmentalists urge the UK not to water down laws on climate change and wildlife after Brexit.