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24 October 2014 Last updated at 08:57

Science chief warns on acid oceansCorals

The UK's chief scientist says the oceans face a serious and growing risk from man-made carbon emissions.

Belchatow coal-fired power station (file pic 2011)EU leaders agree CO2 emissions cut

The EU agrees what it calls "the world's most ambitious" deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030, overcoming deep divisions among members.

MegalodonMonster shark 'kept whales in check'

The extinction of the biggest shark known to science may have triggered whales to grow to their current hefty sizes, a study suggests.

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