Protecting our protected areas
Conservation sites are being compromised by commercial and population growth, putting pressure on ecosystems and threatened species.
Penguins’ poo on parade
Researchers have made a surprising discovery about penguins’ diets after analysing their faeces.
Going back to nature over dengue
Eco solutions may hold the answer to controlling the spread of the mosquito-borne virus in Malaysia.
Overcoming the hydrogen hurdle
A water electrolysis breakthrough has huge potential to make hydrogen generation more economically viable.
The setting sun
We usually speak of the sun setting in the west, but technically it only sets due west at the spring and autumn equinoxes.
A healthy gut to ease the pressure
Research is looking at the role a high-fibre diet can play in reducing hypertension.
Once biters, now shy
Baleen whales were sharp-toothed and ferocious feeders, but have evolved to become gentle filter-feeding giants of the ocean.
They were right!
Scientists introduced credible climate change to the world in 1979, but it's taken decades for their message to sink in.
The man who saved the Moon landing
Ultimately, the most famous step in history may never have been taken if it wasn’t for a mission simulation 15 days earlier.