October 17, 2021, 23:37
ABB launches the world’s fastest electric car charger. It can become fully charged in 15 minutes.
October 17, 2021, 22:40
As the EU prepares to ban microplastic products, startup Calyxia is looking to offer them biodegradable ones instead.
October 17, 2021, 16:37
Massive blooms of algae feasting on the ash from Australian wildfires have sucked up most of the CO2 the fires emitted.
October 17, 2021, 13:36
Over in Dubai, the world's tallest Ferris wheel is set to open at the end of October, and it offers VIP cabin experiences.
October 17, 2021, 12:38
Combining his love of science and music, Belgian mathematician and musician made an album that transformed black hole data into sounds.
October 16, 2021, 06:32
Here are some of the winning shots from this year’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year, now on display at London’s Natural History Museum
October 15, 2021, 22:31
Dogs use all manner of cues, from scents to facial expressions, to read and mirror human emotion, not through evolution, but our shared lives.
October 15, 2021, 16:30
Pharma company Merck has had significant results with their COVID-19 antiviral pill, the U.S. government has bought $1.7 million doses.
October 15, 2021, 13:31
Flickering screens can help kids with reading and writing difficulties, according to a new study from the University of Gothenburg.
October 15, 2021, 12:30
Ford has announced a $11.4 Billion investment in U.S. electric vehicle plants in the states of Kentucky and Tennessee.
October 15, 2021, 11:29
Bathtubs, fridges, vacuum cleaners and chairs are among the items cleared from the lane.
October 15, 2021, 06:30
Chief negotiators for Hemogenyx Pharmaceuticals make miracles as they regain control of the CDX antibody at the heart of the business
October 15, 2021, 06:30
Ireland’s basic income for artists, the health benefits of climate action, and France’s single-use plastic ban, plus more positive news
October 15, 2021, 03:30
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October 14, 2021, 23:31
After two weeks of being lost, Dewey the dog was rescued from a 30-foot-deep cave in Indiana, USA. Watch the video.
October 14, 2021, 22:30
Leeds University researchers look at how planets may be seeded with the chemicals necessary for life.
October 14, 2021, 16:27
Galileo Foods welcomes salami fans to enter for a chance to win a unique culinary trip for two to Marche, a seaside region of Italy.
October 14, 2021, 13:27
Scientists know why animals play. They need to play. Just like children do. Here's the fascinating research on this story.
October 14, 2021, 12:26
Next week, McDonald’s is feeding educators with free breakfast Thank You Meals to show their appreciation to school workers Oct. 11-15.
October 14, 2021, 08:28
A farm in Suffolk is using hyper-efficient glasshouse technology to grow tomatoes. Could this be a better approach than relying on imports?
October 14, 2021, 06:26
Significant high grade intercepts move Chaarat Gold into mid tier territory as new boss is hired and momentum gathers
October 14, 2021, 06:26
Skimpy swim shorts, frigid fjords and hot water bottles — Lewis Pugh’s approach to climate campaigning is far from conventional
October 13, 2021, 12:25
To help combat littering in the UK, customers in Weymouth were put on the spot this week with all packaging removed from their Drive-Thru.
October 13, 2021, 07:03
Is it really all boo-hoo-hoo for Boohoo? “…At its current low price now might be a good time to buy into BooHoo, a company that despite the issues that continue to beset it, many of them self inflicted, has persisted in establishing itself as a...
October 13, 2021, 06:02
Can a network of tweeting trees help us tackle the climate crisis and increase empathy for ecosystems? Scientists think so
October 12, 2021, 14:59
After the UN issued a ‘code red for humanity’, many people are asking — what can I do about climate change? Quite a lot, actually
October 12, 2021, 06:58
Legislators in Norway have served infuencers and advertisers a dose of reality, with new rules that govern the use of Photoshopped images
October 11, 2021, 23:00
5 midwestern governors have agreed to collaborate on an EV charging network to support electric car drivers in the US.
October 11, 2021, 16:57
Queensland, Australia handed back the renown Daintree rainforest to the traditional Aboriginal people who owned it for generations.
October 11, 2021, 13:58
The Cornish Seal Sanctuary celebrated the 31st birthday of one of their favorite residents—and spoiled him with a colorful layered ice cake.
October 11, 2021, 12:57
Research at UT Austin found a low-cost way to solve a hydrogen energy hurdle, using sunlight to efficiently split oxygen molecules from water.
October 10, 2021, 22:55
A mass of floating flowers created by teamLab in Japan is moving visitors with its technological magic and overwhelming beauty of orchids.
October 10, 2021, 17:56
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October 10, 2021, 16:55
Laurie Fenby found a wallet and through amazing fate found the owner, a Jamaican migrant farm worker— what happened next was truly miraculous.
October 10, 2021, 15:55
To mark Mental Health Awareness Week 2021, we celebrate 20 people who are making a difference to the wellbeing of millions
October 10, 2021, 13:54
A new survey of 2,000 Americans aged 50 and older found that 45% reported having the best sex of their lives as they've aged.
October 10, 2021, 10:55
They have a hard-earned reputation for being toilsome, transient places, but research suggests that big cities can protect us from depression
October 10, 2021, 10:55
Low pollution, robust social security and political stability helped Reykjavik top an index of the world's best cities for mental wellbeing
October 9, 2021, 22:54
An interactive, digital map from SmokyMountains.com lets you see where the best fall colors are in the USA.
October 9, 2021, 16:51
Strength training can also burn fat, suggests a new study from the University of New South Wales in Australia.
October 9, 2021, 13:52
Simply by adding sugar, researchers have created a longer-lasting, lighter, more sustainable rival to the lithium-ion batteries.
October 9, 2021, 12:51
The inventor of a hand-cranked washing machine named Navjot Sawhney has traveled to Iraq to distribute it to refugees in the country.
October 9, 2021, 09:50
After surviving a murder attempt by her ex-husband, Rachel Williams resolved to use her tragic story to help others
October 8, 2021, 23:49
Making a home a bilingual one gives parents the same speed of language learning as children, and learning as a family speeds that up.
October 8, 2021, 22:49
Sonata for Two Pianos in D Major (K 448) by Mozart has been found by scientists to help against epileptic seizures.
October 8, 2021, 16:49
The Jumbo grocery store chain in the Netherlands has opened 'chat checkouts' for people who want to move slower.
October 8, 2021, 13:49
A Canadian-based nuclear fusion company General Fusion, is constructing a demonstration plant in England for their cheap fusion tech.
October 8, 2021, 12:48
An experimental trial of seven patients with LCA, regained some of their vision after being legally-blind, through CRISPR gene-editing.
October 8, 2021, 06:47
A historic malaria vaccine was given the nod, and an indigenous group named a new species for the first time, plus more positive news
October 7, 2021, 23:48
From the University of Arizona, see what it looks like when a black hole snacks on a star. It's incredible.
October 7, 2021, 22:47
The Taliban have given permission for the NGO PARSA, who helped revive the Afghan Boys and Girls Scout Program, to continue their work.
October 7, 2021, 16:47
Reid Alexander met Rafael Nadal on the dating app Tinder. He fell in love, and received the kidney he needed too.
October 7, 2021, 13:46
The ultimate green outdoor adventure car has just rolled off the assembly line in Rivian Automobile's factory.
October 7, 2021, 12:45
Nijmegen, The Netherlands, is home to the world's largest 3D-printed concrete bridge, giving Europe's "Green City" another green signature.
October 6, 2021, 23:44
Winnie the Pooh's 'tree house' is up for rent at this incredible Airbnb... or should that be Bearbnb? Check it out in Suffolk, England.
October 6, 2021, 22:44
A gene fene for hormone synthesis could play key role in eczema treatment, say researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
October 6, 2021, 18:42
New book, The Refugee Dictionary defines 'refugee' in myriad ways, to emotive and thought-provoking effect
October 6, 2021, 16:44
This incredible video shows a husband and wife’s amazing encounter with a group of humpback whales. 32-year-old David Edgar and his wife Alice, were diving in the beautiful crystal-clear waters off the islands of Tonga in the South Pacific. The co...
October 6, 2021, 13:42
The first artificial kidney transplant that would free people from dialysis and transplants runs on blood pressure.
October 6, 2021, 12:44
Human footprints recently discovered at White Sands National Park in New Mexico date back to 23,000 years ago.
October 6, 2021, 06:41
Green electricity tariffs are popular, but are people getting what they think they’ve signed up for? Here’s how to sort fact from fiction
October 6, 2021, 05:40
Chesterfield Resource's next funding will be in Canada as it explores elephant country for the next world class discovery
October 5, 2021, 23:42
A man has been delivering RVs to wildifre victims in his spare time, just to help others in need. His name is Woody Faircloth.
October 5, 2021, 22:41
At "Pay what you Feel" prices, the Rescued Food Market in Vancouver has a simple mission: To get 70,000 pounds of rescued food a month a home
October 5, 2021, 16:39
An unsung hero named Jan Zwartendijk saved thousands of Jews during the holocaust, and is the subject of a book honoring his unknown story.
October 5, 2021, 13:41
Dan Pashman wanted to make the perfect pasta shell, and over 3 years of work perfected the "Cascatelli" which is now an internet sensation.
October 5, 2021, 12:40
UNESCO has Designated by Mura Drava Danube Transboundary Reserve after a decade of advocacy, creating a 5-nation reserve "Amazon of Europe".
October 5, 2021, 06:39
Is Cizzle set to sizzle or simmer ? “…There are promising signs. Its lung cancer proposal is backed by years of research, and offers clear commercial promise as well as the prospect of relieving the suffering of millions of cancer patients…” W...
October 4, 2021, 22:39
Millennials are more adventurous with food than Baby Boomers—eating more foreign fare, experimenting with unusual ingredients, and even catching their own dinner—according to a new survey. The study of 2,000 British adults found that during an ave...
October 4, 2021, 16:36
Renowned for their familiarity with London's street network, black cabbies are helping with research into dementia and Alzheimer’s disease
October 4, 2021, 16:36
Jane Goodall launched Trees for Jane aimed at helping replenish the world’s stock of trees and forests by planting a trillion trees by 2030.
October 4, 2021, 12:38
The Rob and Melani Walton Foundation gave African Parks, which manages 19 protected areas on the continent, a donation of $100,000,000.
October 3, 2021, 22:34
An entrepreneur lost a treasured business scrapbook when he left it atop his car, but a Good Samaritan in Wayne, NJ found and delivered it.
October 3, 2021, 16:35
Winners were announced in the 2021 Drone Photo Awards in Siena with amazing pics in 8 categories of aerial photography.
October 3, 2021, 12:33
Environmental groups and US agencies celebrated the largest dam removal in Kentucky’s history, restoring fish and mussels in the Green River.
October 2, 2021, 22:31
The Jim Crow amendments in the Alabama Constitution are being removed after a 2020 vote succeeded where two attempts had failed before.
October 2, 2021, 16:31
As an example of the majesty of life, the art of camouflage, and the extremes of evolution, one need look no further than the leafy seadragon
October 2, 2021, 13:30
A supernova that stunned stargazers In the Year 1181 has finally been found – and it’s a ‘zombie’ star.
October 2, 2021, 12:32
A fossilized penguin was found by kids in 2006 in New Zealand, which has now gone on to be a new species, uniting the giant penguin genus.
October 2, 2021, 06:29
By finding new homes for old teddies, the agency reduces waste and saves cuddly toys from an inglorious trip to a landfill site
October 2, 2021, 05:29
One wind farm company is looking for imaginative ways to repurpose turbines at the end of their lives.
October 1, 2021, 23:28
Squirrels have human-like personality traits, says a new study from UC Davis in California.
October 1, 2021, 22:30
When students do even small acts of kindness it makes them happier, says a new study from the University of British Columbia.
October 1, 2021, 16:28
23-year-old Sam Waldron, who struggles socially, gave the 'best best man's speech ever' and had the crowd in laughter and happy tears.
October 1, 2021, 13:28
Kim Cormier in Canada has been helping David McDonald, who experiences homelessness, get back on his feet.
October 1, 2021, 12:28
Harnessing the abundant carbon in the air of cities like New Dehli, Praan's air purifier captures pollution to turn it into tiling.
October 1, 2021, 06:28
Climate solutions got a boost, the Swiss approved same-sex marriage, and a record sum was pledged for nature, plus more positive news
October 1, 2021, 01:27
An endangered turtles that washed up on Irish shores has been returned to its native Canary Islands on a flight with its own boarding pass.
September 30, 2021, 22:25
As the Windy Fire made its way into Sequoia National Park, firefighters wrapped General Sherman in protective foil.
September 30, 2021, 16:25
Phil Torres of The Jungle Diaries has recorded the sounds of a million or more butterflies fluttering in the Mexican rainforest.
September 30, 2021, 13:25
Conservation groups working to preserve the Congo, Andes Mountains, and Pacific islands will see a $1 billion donation from Bezos' Earth Fund
September 30, 2021, 12:24
After wildfires on Howth hills above Dublin threatened houses, the Old Irish Goat Society was hired to employ endangered goats to help.
September 30, 2021, 06:25
From inspiring projects that teach people to cook, to entrepreneur refugees, Lucy Purdy, editor-in-chief, gives a flavour of the new issue
September 29, 2021, 16:21
Hartlepool United launch official club partnership programme. In line with the majority of EFL and Premier league football clubs, Hartlepool United are proud to release details of its first official club partnership programme. The programme will c...
September 29, 2021, 08:20
Eco food labelling is being trialled in the UK this month, while some brands are using them voluntarily. Can they help cut carbon emissions?
September 29, 2021, 06:21
Fresh funding has been secured for the forest, which will provide a leafy corridor between Liverpool, Manchester and Hull in England