The EU's decision to ban the use of some pesticides could threaten UK crops, increase food prices and hit farmers' profits, a report claims.
Bee colonies in Brisbane are waging war for months on end, according to a new study, and the victorious swarms are taking over the hives of rival species.
A paralysed man becomes the first in the world to walk again following a pioneering therapy which involved transplanting cells from his nose into his severed spinal cord.
IPCC expert says EU's plan consigns future leaders to “extraordinary and unprecedented” CO2 cuts.
Investors are seeking funding from the UK government for an ambitious plan to import solar energy generated in North Africa.
A recently discovered comet known as Siding Spring passes Mars, giving scientists a unique chance to study the object.
UK planning experts are to advise Chinese mayors on the benefits of building environmentally friendly cities.
An unmanned US military plane on a secretive two-year mission in space has returned to Earth in California.
Environment Secretary Liz Truss says large-scale solar farms are "ugly" as she confirms plans to cut a taxpayer subsidy for the schemes.
A deadly new disease has emerged in Spain that is wiping out amphibians, scientists report.
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