Government defends Cumbria coal mine green light

Climate change: Cumbria coal mine "risks making Britain a laughing stock"

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Jan. 14, 2021 ~3 min

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Electric eels work together to zap prey

The electric predators work in groups to herd and "zap" their prey in unison, scientists shocked to discover.

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Jan. 14, 2021 ~3 min

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Climate change: 'Exceptionally hot' 2020 concludes warmest decade

The years between 2011 and 2020 were the hottest on record, and 2020 was among the warmest of all.

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Jan. 14, 2021 ~6 min

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Honey detective work raises fears for bees

Pollinators risk running short of food as wildflowers disappear in a "green desert", experts warn.

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Jan. 14, 2021 ~3 min

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Past Covid-19 infection may provide 'months of immunity'

But researchers warn there is still a risk of catching and passing the virus on to others again.

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Jan. 14, 2021 ~3 min

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Growing food: Call to give vegetable growers public cash

An alliance of food experts want more public funds to go towards Wales-grown produce.

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Jan. 14, 2021 ~5 min

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Indonesia: Archaeologists find world's oldest animal cave painting

The life-sized picture of a wild pig found in a remote cave is thought to be 45,000 years old.

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Jan. 14, 2021 ~2 min

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Clean air: Coal burning ban and wet wood restrictions planned

A new clean air law could see burning house coal banned in Wales, and stricter rules on using wood fires.

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Jan. 13, 2021 ~3 min

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Florida manatee with 'Trump' etched on back prompts investigation

An investigation is launched after the marine mammal was found with the president's name on its body.

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Jan. 12, 2021 ~2 min

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Climate change: US emissions in 2020 in biggest fall since WWII

US greenhouse gas emissions tumbled below their 1990 level last year, because of Covid-19 shutdowns.

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Jan. 12, 2021 ~3 min

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