Sir David Attenborough polar research ship set to begin sea trials

Four years in the making, Britain's new £200m polar ship has left the builder's yard for testing.

bbcnews
Oct. 21, 2020 ~6 min

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Prince William and Sir David Attenborough launch green 'Nobel'

The Duke of Cambridge and Sir David launch the biggest environmental award ever.

By Justin Rowlatt • bbcnews
Oct. 8, 2020 ~9 min

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Sir David Attenborough breaks Jennifer Aniston's Instagram record

The broadcaster gains a million followers within five hours of joining the platform.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Sept. 25, 2020 ~4 min

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Sir David Attenborough joins Instagram to warn 'the world is in trouble'

The broadcaster gained more than 200,000 followers within an hour of posting his first video.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Sept. 24, 2020 ~3 min

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'Extinction: The Facts': Attenborough's new documentary is surprisingly radical

A conservation scientist interviewed on the programme says Sir David tells it like it is.

Julia P G Jones, Professor of Conservation Science, Bangor University • conversation
Sept. 14, 2020 ~6 min

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Attenborough: World 'changing habits' on plastic

"I think we're all shifting our behaviour," the BBC broadcaster says as he wins a prestigious award.

By David Shukman • bbcnews
Nov. 19, 2019 ~4 min

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Seven Worlds, One Planet: 'Gorgeous' nature series gets five-star reviews

Critics call Sir David Attenborough's new nature series "breathtaking" and "visually magnificent".

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Oct. 28, 2019 ~3 min

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Royal naming for Sir David Attenborough polar ship

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will celebrate the introduction of the UK's new polar research vessel.

By Jonathan Amos • bbcnews
Sept. 26, 2019 ~5 min

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David Attenborough climate change TV show a 'call to arms'

The BBC's Climate Change - The Facts, presented by Sir David Attenborough, is praised by TV critics.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
April 19, 2019 ~3 min

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Seal named Sir David after broadcaster Attenborough

"Sir David" was found swimming with a plastic flying ring stuck around its neck.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
April 4, 2019 ~2 min

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