Amazonian fires likely to worsen Aug. 22, 2019
Is it going to be a particularly bad burning season for Brazil’s rainforest?
Cracking the case of the Krakatoa volcano collapse Aug. 15, 2019
Scientists investigate the precise physical events around last year’s lethal eruption.
Keeping tabs on nuclear weapons Aug. 8, 2019
Can science overcome the political impasse in nuclear proliferation policy?
The snowball effect of Arctic fires Aug. 1, 2019
The long term consequences of the intense burning across the region
The human danger – for sharks July 25, 2019
A global appetite for shark meat and fins threatens these iconic predators
The moon landing and another big space anniversary July 18, 2019
The comet Shoemaker – Levy 9 spectacularly crashed into Jupiter 25 years ago.
'Free' water and electricity for the world? July 11, 2019
The solar panel which simultaneously produces electricity and purifies water
Analysing the European heatwave July 4, 2019
An analysis of weather and climate variables shows global warming had a role
Is climate change driving Europe’s current heatwave? June 27, 2019
Scientists are unpicking the influence of anthropogenic forces on this event as it happens
Iran’s nuclear plans June 20, 2019
What the threat to increase stockpiles of uranium really means
South Asia heatwave and climate change June 13, 2019
South Asia has experienced record temperatures, is this becoming the new normal?
US foetal tissue research ban June 6, 2019
The Trump administration halts scientific research on tissue derived from human embryos
Will Earth Run Out Of Food? Oct. 11, 2018
Future food production will break planetary boundaries, if we don’t make changes
Sulawesi – Earthquake, Tsunami, Volcanic Eruption Oct. 4, 2018
The geology that makes Sulawesi a natural disaster hotspot
Hayabusa 2’s Rovers Land on Asteroid Sept. 27, 2018
Two rovers on the Japanese space mission Hayabusa 2 land safely on the asteroid Ryugu
Dickinsonia – The Earliest Known Animal Sept. 20, 2018
558-million-year-old fat reveals that Dickinsonia was the earliest known animal
The Path of Hurricane Florence Sept. 13, 2018
Why Hurricane Florence is headed for the US Eastern seaboard and the impacts of landfall
The True Cost of the Brazil Museum Fire Sept. 6, 2018
The cost to science of the fire which destroyed Brazil’s National Museum
Devastating Floods in Kerala Aug. 30, 2018
The monsoon dropped a month’s rain in just two days, causing extreme flooding in SW India
Fungal Threat to World’s Favourite Banana Aug. 23, 2018
The Cavendish banana is globally threatened by a fungal disease. Can genetics save it?