Pétrus wine aged in space up for sale at Christie's

Christie's predicts the bottle of Pétrus 2000 that orbited the earth could sell for $1m (£720,000).

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May 5, 2021 ~3 min

Mary Rose crew was ethnically diverse, study finds

A study suggests members may have come from southern European coasts, Iberia, and North Africa.

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May 5, 2021 ~3 min

UK supermarkets warn Brazil over Amazon land bill

Almost 40 UK companies say proposed laws could accelerate deforestation in the Amazon region.

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May 5, 2021 ~4 min

Norwich peregrine falcons caught in battle with red kite

The peregrines distract and dive-bomb the kite to protect their chicks in their cathedral nest.

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May 4, 2021 ~3 min

Climate change: Promises will mean rise of 2.4C - study

Recent climate change pledges bring the world a fraction closer to Paris goals, analysis suggests.

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May 4, 2021 ~3 min

Carbon: How calls for climate justice are shaking the world

Young activists are breathing new life into the long-running debate over how to cut carbon fairly.

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May 2, 2021 ~7 min

Nasa astronauts splash-land on Earth in SpaceX capsule after ISS mission

This was the first night-time landing for Nasa astronauts since Apollo 8's return 53 years ago.

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May 2, 2021 ~3 min

Then and now: When silence descended over Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls is one of the natural wonders of the world, yet in 2019, it fell silent.

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May 1, 2021 ~4 min

Mars Ingenuity helicopter mission extended by Nasa

Nasa is so pleased with the success of the Ingenuity helicopter, it is extending its mission.

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April 30, 2021 ~4 min

Why is this the 'most instagrammable' bird?

How a study designated the rare, odd-looking frogmouth the most instagrammable of avian species.

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April 30, 2021 ~4 min

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