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South Asia heatwave and climate change
South Asia has experienced record temperatures, is this becoming the new normal?
Iran’s nuclear plans
What the threat to increase stockpiles of uranium really means
Is climate change driving Europe’s current heatwave?
Scientists are unpicking the influence of anthropogenic forces on this event as it happens
Analysing the European heatwave
An analysis of weather and climate variables shows global warming had a role
'Free' water and electricity for the world?
The solar panel which simultaneously produces electricity and purifies water
The moon landing and another big space anniversary
The comet Shoemaker – Levy 9 spectacularly crashed into Jupiter 25 years ago.
The human danger – for sharks
A global appetite for shark meat and fins threatens these iconic predators
The snowball effect of Arctic fires
The long term consequences of the intense burning across the region
Keeping tabs on nuclear weapons
Can science overcome the political impasse in nuclear proliferation policy?
Cracking the case of the Krakatoa volcano collapse
Scientists investigate the precise physical events around last year’s lethal eruption.
Amazonian fires likely to worsen
Is it going to be a particularly bad burning season for Brazil’s rainforest?
Nanotube computer says hello
A 16bit computer processor made of carbon nanotubes is unveiled to the world.
New evidence of nuclear reactor explosion
An isotopic fingerprint is reported of a nuclear explosion in Russia last month
Embryoids from stem cells
Embryoids from stem cells; water vapour in atmosphere of rocky exoplanet;
The latest in disability tech
Technology is changing disabled people’s lives but is it being used as much as it could?
18/09/19: Anti GM, Disease-resistant potatoes, Kiwi berries
Anna Hill asks whether genetic modification and the organic label can ever co-exist.
Sam Dilcock celebrates rural life in North Yorkshire.
Sue hears from a Devizes man who helps people create a meadow in their garden.
19/09/19: Funding for the environment, GM high-iron wheat, Eating Blue Shark
Conservation organisations say £2.9bn will be needed for the environment post-Brexit.