BBC News: Science & Nature

Thursday th 20th of August 2020

Flint water crisis: Michigan 'agrees to pay $600m' - 08:51

'Mummified' plants give glimpse of Earth's future - 08:22

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: The animals at risk from Alaska oil drilling - 03:41

Wednesday th 19th of August 2020

Earliest art in the British Isles discovered on Jersey - 13:30

Climate change: Dams played key role in limiting sea level rise - 10:20

Mauritius oil spill: Satellite images show removal operation - 06:30

UK to set limits on harmful airborne particles - 06:30

How developers are using mobile games to help save the planet - 05:00

Death Valley: What life is like in the 'hottest place on Earth' - 05:00

Hands-free driving could be on UK roads by spring - 05:00

Coronavirus smell loss 'different from cold and flu' - 05:00

Tuesday th 18th of August 2020

Microplastic in Atlantic Ocean 'could weigh 21 million tonnes' - 14:31

Project breathes new life into Early Irish and Old Norse - 10:30

Swans' reputation for aggression examined - 08:41

Fountainstown Beach: Bioluminescent plankton light up Cork beach - 06:20

The algorithms that make big decisions about your life - 06:20

Mauritius oil spill: Bad weather impedes clean-up - 06:20

Elephant shrew rediscovered in Africa after 50 years - 06:20

Monday th 17th of August 2020

Scientists unlock Alpine trees' molecular defence - 06:30

'Hottest temperature on Earth' as Death Valley, US hits 54.4C - 05:30

Sunday th 16th of August 2020

Campaigners win fight to stop Maldives islands becoming luxury resort - 04:50

Star Carr: North Yorkshire's archaeological 'Tardis' 10 years on - 04:21

Rising water levels in Kenya's Great Rift Valley threaten jobs and wildlife - 04:21

Edinburgh's Royal Botanic Garden celebrates 350th anniversary - 04:21

Mauritius oil spill: Wrecked MV Wakashio breaks up - 04:21

Friday th 14th of August 2020

Robot boat completes three-week Atlantic mission - 19:00

Mauritius oil spill: Are major incidents less frequent? - 03:40

Robots go their own way deep in the ocean - 03:40

Thursday th 13th of August 2020

E-skin recreates sense of touch - 03:11

What Europe's cities are doing to handle heatwaves - 03:11

Why the Mauritius oil spill is so serious - 03:11

Wednesday th 12th of August 2020

Golden eagles breeding success at Scottish Highlands estate - 18:21

Mauritius oil spill: Rush to pump out oil before ship breaks - 05:40

How Ebola prepared one doctor for Covid-19 - 04:40

Tiger sightings increase in Thai forest - 04:40

New dinosaur related to T. rex discovered on Isle of Wight - 03:10

Europe's earliest bone tools found in Britain - 00:50

Tuesday th 11th of August 2020

Milne Ice Shelf: Satellites capture Arctic ice split - 06:40

Monday th 10th of August 2020

Climate change: Warming world will be 'devastating' for frozen peatlands - 14:11

Climate change: Satellites record history of Antarctic melting - 10:51

Detectorist 'shaking with happiness' after Bronze Age find - 04:31

Whale migration: ‘Super rare’ whale encounter on the Great Barrier Reef - 04:31

Coronavirus: Is the world winning the pandemic fight? - 04:00

Sunday th 9th of August 2020

Angling Trust founder Dr Stephen Marsh-Smith dies aged 69 - 11:30

MV Wakashio: Locals in Mauritius try to stop oil spill - 07:10

Saturday th 8th of August 2020

Lockdown: Label showing plants safe for bees and butterflies - 16:00

Friday th 7th of August 2020

MV Wakashio: Ship aground off Mauritius begins leaking oil - 20:00

Coronavirus severely restricts Antarctic science - 18:11

Climate change: UK peat emissions could cancel forest benefits - 04:30

Climate change: Lockdown has 'negligible' effect on temperatures - 04:30