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Researchers at Heriot-Watt University took more than 100 sediment samples from 13 Orkney beaches. ... read more

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Jeanette Epps would have been the first African-American astronaut on the space station crew. ... read more

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Habitat fragmentation is a bigger threat to Chile's wildcat than human persecution, say conservationists. ... read more

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Even with no natural climate boost, last year was the second or third hottest on record. ... read more

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Finnish start-up ICEYE releases a "first light" picture from its novel radar satellite. ... read more

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A mass die-off of antelopes in Kazakhstan was triggered by environmental factors, scientists believe. ... read more

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A monkey from Ethiopia and Sudan with a distinctive "handlebar moustache" has been identified as a distinct species. ... read more

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Effective Space says it will launch "space drones" to prolong the life of telecommunications satellites in orbit. ... read more