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'Shocking' human impact reported on world's protected areas
BBC News, 17.May 21:12:12
One third of the world's protected lands are being degraded by human activities, says a new study.
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Madagascar emerges as whale shark hotspot
BBC News, 17.May 19:42:42
The endangered whale shark has been hiding in plain sight off Madagascar, say scientists.
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Scientists detect oxygen legacy of first stars
BBC News, 17.May 12:58:58
The very first stars to shine in the Universe left a tell-tale trace in a far-distant galaxy.
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How physics gender gap starts in the classroom
BBC News, 17.May 03:28:28
Some progress has been made in encouraging girls to study A-level physics, but not enough, says report.
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UK referred to Europe's top court over air pollution
BBC News, 17.May 14:14:14
Britain is being taken to the European Court of Justice over persistent breaches of pollution limits.
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Fracking planning laws should be relaxed say ministers
BBC News, 17.May 19:11:11
Critics say it will be as easy to get the go-ahead to do a test drill as it is for a home conservatory.
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Bee crisis: EU court backs near-total neonicotinoids ban
BBC News, 17.May 12:52:52
Three insecticides blamed for bee colony collapses will be restricted to greenhouses.
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Mysterious rise in emissions of ozone-damaging chemical
BBC News, 16.May 21:38:38
Researchers discover an unexplained rise in a compound that is highly destructive to the ozone layer.
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1,600 IT workers and engineers denied UK visas
BBC News, 16.May 07:59:59
More than 1,600 IT specialists and engineers offered jobs in the UK were denied visas between last December and March, BBC News has learned.
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Copy of BepiColombo Mercury mission goes on display
BBC News, 16.May 16:42:42
London's Science Museum unveils a replica of the probe Europe will send to the inner-most planet.
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