The latest stories from the Science & Environment section of the BBC News web site.
Climate "doomers" believe it’s far too late to do anything about climate change - but they're wrong.
The artwork stands in her hometown of Lyme Regis thanks to a teenager's four-year campaign.
Scientists say we need to future-proof our diets in a warming world by eating little-known plants.
The growth of "smart" farm machinery is increasing the risk of hacking of food and farming systems.
The aerospace company sends up its Starliner vehicle on a mission to prove its capabilities in orbit.
Conservation scientists hope that preserving genetic material offers future insurance against extinction
"If you are black or a woman, you don't see yourself fitting in," a leading female physicist says.
It will invest in pipelines in other countries but will speed up a shift to green energy.
A UK study says record-breaking temperatures in NW India and Pakistan are now 100 times more likely.
Massive tractors and combine harvesters could be having a lasting impact on soil, a study suggests.
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