Migrating geese race to warmer Arctic but are too worn out to lay their eggs early when they get there. ... read more

Engineers at Cammell Laird shipyard add the top six decks to the hull of the UK's new polar ship. ... read more

The Atlantic system that warms the UK is slowing down but this may cause even more heating. ... read more

The fossil of a prehistoric snake that lived alongside the dinosaurs has been found entombed in amber. ... read more

Ancient Britons were eating dairy, peas, cabbage and oats, according to gunk trapped in their teeth. ... read more

The impact of European settlers on the country is preserved in a detailed soil record, researchers have found. ... read more

Geologists classify the last 4,200 years as being a distinct age in the story of our planet. ... read more

More and more young people are living without the car. Will the government change its road-building plans? ... read more