BBC News: Science & Nature

Thursday th 17th of August 2017

The algae that terraformed Earth - 05:22

Fracking: Shale rock professor says UK gas reserves 'hyped' - 02:22

A licence to kill bear cubs? - 00:22

Wednesday th 16th of August 2017

Radioactive 'pooh sticks' trace carbon's ocean journey - 18:22

Freeze-dried dung gives clue to Asian elephant stress - 18:22

Chimps can play rock-paper-scissors - 07:02

Scientists discover a new flower of Shetland - 05:02

Scotland's largest solar farm gets green light - 05:02

Tuesday th 15th of August 2017

'Frankenstein dinosaur' mystery solved - 19:52

Pen Hadow sets sail for North Pole as Arctic ice melts - 11:02

Brass band on train demonstrates Doppler effect - 07:02

Record-sized data centre planned inside Arctic Circle - 07:02

Plants 'hijacked' to make polio vaccine - 07:02

Majestic archipelago - 06:32

'Donald Trump forest' climate change project gains momentum - 06:02

Monday th 14th of August 2017

Bats set up home inside dinosaur at Devon theme park - 07:52

Italy official defends killing rare bear after man mauled - 07:52

Sunday th 13th of August 2017

Cassini to skim Saturn's atmosphere - 19:32

Rare white moose captured on film in Sweden - 12:12

Friday th 11th of August 2017

Perseid meteor shower set to peak at weekend - 22:02

Fish sauced? Goldfish turn to alcohol to survive icy winters - 11:32

Climate crusader Gore takes up arms again - 08:02

GM pigs take step to being organ donors - 06:02

Anger over 'untrue' climate change claims - 06:02

Thursday th 10th of August 2017

Climate change has shifted the timing of European floods - 20:02

US report confirms 2016 as warmest year on record - 17:32

Al Gore on the Paris agreement, Trump and climate change - 12:02

Giant dinosaur slims down... a bit - 07:32

Seals given iron oxide orange 'makeover' in Essex coastal mud - 07:02

Cannibals engraved bones of the dead - 07:02

Pioneering type 1 diabetes therapy safe - 03:02

First 'winged' mammals flew over dinosaurs - 03:02

Exposure to oil sends birds off course - 03:02

Wednesday th 9th of August 2017

Electrofishing: Saviour of the sea or fracking of the oceans? - 18:32

A year in ozone over the South Pole - 12:02

James Webb: Telescope's giant origami shield takes shape - 12:02

'Unusual' Greenland wildfires linked to peat - 12:02

Tuesday th 8th of August 2017

Penguin feathers record migration route - 18:22

Foxes spotted in a Foxes fan's garden - 13:22

RSPB hails natterjack toad 'baby boom' at Lodge reserve - 04:02

Rare pine marten captured on camera in North Yorkshire - 03:03

Chantek, the orangutan who used sign language, dies at 39 - 03:03

Monday th 7th of August 2017

'Dodgy' greenhouse gas data threatens Paris accord - 18:32

New grass snake discovered in the UK - 11:32

Emojis help software spot emotion and sarcasm - 08:02

Burning policy puts pressure on recycling targets - 01:02

Sunday th 6th of August 2017

Developing sensors to help Japan's farmers - 23:32

Ziplines not pipelines: A family's treetop pipeline protest - 19:12

Blue Whale: World's largest heart on display in rare exhibition - 00:32

Saturday th 5th of August 2017

Review into energy costs launched by government - 18:22