University of Toronto chemists have discovered a potent new greenhouse gas with the ability to live for half a millennium in the earth’s atmosphere. To make matters worse, a single molecule of the manmade chemical, perfluorotributylamine (PFTBA), is ...
Bees in the grounds of a stately home may not survive the winter after a second hive is destroyed by thieves in a "poor attempt" to steal them.
The Mars Curiosity rover's awesome discovery of a lake that could have supported life has a value far beyond business terms The desire to experience awe in some form, big or small, is, I have often observed, a fundamental driver of human endeavour.
Compensation programs for endangered animals are catching speed—and getting mixed reactions to conservation efforts.
Mars is a big boy. At 4.5 billion years old, the Red Planet can surely take care of itself by now—but you wouldn't know it based on the great lengths NASA and friends go to protect it from contamination by Earthly debris.
Experiment to fight EAB with stingless wasps appears to be working