Wales curriculum: New science GCSE prompts dumbing down fears

From 2025, physics, chemistry and biology will no longer be offered as separate GCSE subjects.

bbcnews
today ~7 min

Saudi Arabia commits to net zero emissions by 2060

The world's biggest oil exporter will cut carbon emissions, but not stop producing fossil fuels.

bbcnews
yesterday ~4 min

Greta Thunberg: 'We need public pressure, not just summits'

The climate activist speaks to the BBC about the COP26 conference, emissions targets and rickrolling.

bbcnews
yesterday ~4 min

Norfolk sand: Has a colossal experiment worked?

Millions of tonnes of sand were shifted to part of the Norfolk coast - have they held back the sea?

bbcnews
Oct. 22, 2021 ~6 min

One of world's last northern white rhinos retired from breeding scheme

Najin, 32, has been part of a programme in Kenya trying to save her species from extinction.

bbcnews
Oct. 22, 2021 ~2 min


COP26: PM warned over aid cuts ahead of climate summit

Government advisers express "deep concern" at planned reductions in aid spending before COP26.

bbcnews
Oct. 22, 2021 ~4 min

Climate change will bring global tension, US intelligence report says

Countries will argue over a response and the poorest will suffer most, US intelligence says.

bbcnews
Oct. 21, 2021 ~5 min

South Korea launches first homegrown space rocket Nuri

The launch completes all its stages but fails in its goal of putting a dummy satellite in orbit.

bbcnews
Oct. 21, 2021 ~3 min

Vikings settled in North America in 1021AD, study says

Scientists say they have precisely dated a camp in Newfoundland, Canada, thanks to a new technique.

bbcnews
Oct. 21, 2021 ~2 min

Orion: Nasa's Moon-ship is attached to SLS megarocket

Nasa's next-generation spaceship is attached to the rocket that will return people to the Moon.

bbcnews
Oct. 21, 2021 ~3 min

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