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Who killed Oetzi the Iceman? Italy reopens coldest of cases

Sat, 06/03/2017 - 16:28
Did someone get away with murder? A German detective re-examines a case 5,300 years old.

Trump climate deal: Modi vows to go beyond Paris accord

Sat, 06/03/2017 - 07:34
The Indian and French leaders pledge to fight climate change together and "protect Mother Earth".

Not green enough

Sat, 06/03/2017 - 06:52
Only three countries have not signed up to the Paris agreement - but for very different reasons.

Faces recreated from monkey brain signals

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 17:18
Scientists have accurately reconstructed images of human faces by monitoring the responses of monkey brain cells.

Poison pill

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 16:50
A Canadian doctor says one short letter managed to convince doctors that opioids were safe.

Beaver return 'benefits environment'

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 16:33
A researcher says re-introducing beavers in England would help water supplies and prevent floods.

The benefits of beavers

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 16:28
They can be controversial, but scientists say beavers are good for the environment and biodiversity.

Scientists dispute the 'tiny, tiny' impact of Paris deal

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 08:26
President accused of "cherry picking" science to bolster argument for withdrawal from Paris accord.

Paris climate deal: Buildings 'go green' in protest

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 08:03
Buildings around the world are lit green after the US withdraws from the Paris climate agreement.

Paris climate deal: Dismay as Trump signals exit from accord

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 07:20
European leaders, businesses and the UN condemn President Trump's decision.

Sky-high wi-fi

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 18:12
ViaSat-2 enters the record books as the most powerful commercial broadband spacecraft ever launched.

'World won't laugh any more'

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 17:09
President Trump says pulling out of Paris climate deal will stop world laughing at the US.

Paris climate deal: Trump pulls US out of 2015 accord

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 15:48
The move drew criticism, with Germany, France and Italy immediately rejecting any renegotiation.

Paris climate deal: Macron pledges to 'make planet great again'

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 15:36
Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from climate agreement is criticised by the French president.

Trump urged to retain Paris climate deal by UN chief

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 09:23
The UN chief joins leaders of the EU and China in stressing the importance of the Paris agreement.

Gravitational waves: Third detection of deep space warping

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 08:00
Scientists pick up once again the distortions in space-time resulting from a huge black hole merger.

'Faceless' fish, last seen in 1873, found off Australia

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 01:46
The unique deep-sea fish was last spotted back in 1873.

The Last Animals - fighting to save animals from extinction

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 01:38
Kate Brooks' documentary focuses on individuals trying to save animals from extinction.

Paris climate deal: EU and China rebuff Trump

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 18:17
Leaders say they support Paris climate deal but the US will say on Thursday if it is pulling out.

Trump 'poised to quit Paris climate deal'

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 14:00
The Paris accord was signed by 195 countries but President Trump will pull out, US media report.