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Then and now: A 'megadrought' in California

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Key questions about Nasa's next Mars rover

By Paul RinconScience editor, BBC News website image copyrightNASA / JPL-Caltech On Thursday, Nasa’s Perseverance rover will land on Mars after a journey from Earth of almost seven months. Here, we answer some common questions [...]

Science Photographer of the Year winners revealed

image copyrightSue Floodimage captionOn Thin Ice by Sue Flood The Royal Photographic Society has revealed the winners of its Science Photographer of the Year competition, which celebrates the stories behind scientific exploration and [...]

Toxic air puts six million at risk of lung damage

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Denmark to build 'first energy island' in North Sea

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Images reveal length of Moon golf shot

Golf on the moon: Apollo 14 50th anniversary images find Alan Shepard’s ball and show how far he hit it – BBC Sport “+t+””+”script>”},d=function()tryn=document.domain&&new ActiveXObject(“htmlfile”)catch(t)var [...]

Now and then: Iceland's vanishing glaciers

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HS2: Could the pandemic kill off the rail project?

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Climate change: Six questions about the Cumbria coal controversy

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

Past Covid-19 infection may provide ‘months of immunity’ – BBC News n (function() n var params = [‘pa=f’];n var allowedCookiesPreferences = [‘110’, ‘111’];nn function [...]