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Stores accused of 'watering down' bottle deposit scheme

Big retailers accused of trying to undermine UK plastics recycling plan...

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AAAS: Machine learning 'causing science crisis'

Techniques used to analyse data are producing misleading and often wrong results, critics say...

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Call to ban killer robots in wars

Scientists have called for a ban on the development of weapons controlled by AI...

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Hiker has brush with death after wrestling vicious cat

Travis Kauffman was hiking in Colorado when he came toe-to-toe with a young mountain lion...

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Gene-edited animal plan to relieve poverty in Africa

Researchers in Edinburgh develop gene-edited farm animals for poor farmers in Africa...

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Climate march students: 'We need change and we need it now'

Students have protested across the UK to air their views on the issue of climate change. We talked to some of those in Manchester...

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Hong Kong seizes $1m worth of rhino horn at airport

Two men carrying at least 24 severed rhino horns have been arrested at Hong Kong airport's customs...

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BP: Plastic ban "could have unintended consequences"

The oil and gas company believes a prohibition on single-use plastic could increase CO2, but is that true?...

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Schoolchildren go on strike over climate change

Thousands of people gather in London, as students around the UK miss school to call for action...

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Space harpoon skewers 'orbital debris'

A British-led mission demonstrates a projectile that could one day be used to clear up space junk...

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Space junk: Harpoon tested to clean up space

New footage from a space mission shows the latest idea to collect space junk...

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Climate strike: Why are students striking and will it have an impact?

Across the UK, students are set to take part in a climate strike, but will it make a difference?...

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Eagle rescued after huge ice ball grows on its tail

A bald eagle had to be rescued after a 20cm ice ball grew on its tail...

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