Sunday, September 4, 2016

Giant pandas rebound off endangered list

Decades of conservation efforts by China lead to a rise in the number of giant pandas, as they are taken off the endangered species list.

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Tim Cook to host fundraiser for Hillary Clinton

Apple CEO Tim Cook is scheduled to host a fundraiser for Hillary Clinton, according to a report from BuzzFeed

Cook will host the event as a private citizen, not in his capacity as Apple's chief executive. He will be joined by Lisa Jackson, Apple's vice president of environment, policy and social initiatives. 

The money from the event will go toward the Hillary Victory Fund, a joint fundraising committee that supports Clinton's campaign as well as the Democratic National Committee and several state Democratic parties. 

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Thursday, July 14, 2016

Government axes climate department

The government has axed the Department of Energy and Climate Change (Decc) in a major departmental shake-up.

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Eve the Jurassic sea monster

Piecing together the bare bones of a sea reptile that swam at the time of the dinosaurs.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

'Mystery voyage' of Scottish island deer

Red deer on the outer Scottish islands were probably brought there in boats by Neolithic humans from as far away as mainland Europe, according to a study of ancient and modern deer DNA.

Monday, March 14, 2016

Dinosaur find resolves T-Rex mystery

A newly discovered species of tyrannosaur reveals clue to T-Rex's great size, according to scientists.

Monday, February 1, 2016

Landmark deal for Canada rainforest

Indigenous tribes, timber firms and environmental groups in western Canada hail a deal to protect one of the world's largest temperate rainforests.