Covid and bird flu: The other lockdown putting livelihoods at risk

Dealing with the effects of Covid lockdown has been tough enough, but for poultry farmers in Wales there is a second viral challenge on...

Government has no climate change plan – MPs

Mr Black added: "Coming on the back of a Budget that didn't even try to get the Conservatives on track to their net zero...

Lab-grown wood could be future of furniture

Speaking on BBC 5 Live's Naga Munchetty Programme, Ms Beckwith said the world was facing an "ever increasing demand for plant-based products, whether that...

Glow-in-the-dark sharks found off New Zealand coast

It "has often been seen as a spectacular yet uncommon event at sea, but considering the vastness of the deep sea and the occurrence...

Then and now: A ‘megadrought’ in California

The latest update from the US Drought Monitor in December 2020, showed that much of the country's western states were gripped by extreme or...

Life discovered deep beneath an Antarctic ice sheet ‘shouldn’t be there’

Researchers hoping to collect mud samples deep beneath an Antarctic ice sheet were amazed to find small creatures living in the dark, freezing water....

Why Greenpeace is dropping huge boulders into the sea

A Greenpeace ship has been dropping huge boulders into the sea off Brighton this week to stop fishing boats from trawling the sea bed. ...

Human origins: ‘Little Foot’ fossil’s big journey out of Africa

"The main hypothesis is that in modern humans, these vessels are involved in thermoregulation - preventing our brain from becoming too hot. With Little...

Radar images capture new Antarctic mega-iceberg

Estimates put it at around 1,270 sq km. Greater London is about 1,500 sq km; the Welsh county of Monmouthshire is roughly 1,300 sq...

UK Covid live news: Brazil variant may make foreign summer holidays impossible, ministers warned

Jason Leitch, Scotland’s national clinical director, told Times Radio this morning that he was “not panicking, but concerned” about the discovery of three cases...