Coronavirus births: 'My baby's first word was mask'

Health News BBC - Wed, 11/10/2021 - 05:09
How the lingering effects of the pandemic are affecting the lives of new parents and young children.
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Cape Town's Day Zero: 'We are axing trees to save water'

Scientific News BBC - Wed, 11/10/2021 - 03:33
Cape Town, on South Africa's coast, was the first global city to come close to running out of water.
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Ocean's climate change 'buffer' role under threat

Scientific News BBC - Tue, 11/09/2021 - 20:16
Rising ocean temperatures are having 'worrying' impacts on the deep ocean's ability to lock away our carbon emissions.
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How much nuclear power does the UK use and is it safe?

Scientific News BBC - Tue, 11/09/2021 - 19:25
Nuclear power is being promoted as a source of 'clean' energy, but is it safe?
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COP26: World headed for 2.4C warming despite climate summit - report

Scientific News BBC - Tue, 11/09/2021 - 17:01
New analysis of pledges at COP26 suggest no government is doing enough to limit temperature rise.
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LGBT fertility policy: Influencers say guidelines place 'unfair financial burden' on them

Health News BBC - Tue, 11/09/2021 - 13:52
Influencers Megan and Whitney Bacon-Evans say rules place "unfair financial burden" on LGBTQ+ people.
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US couple on alleged IVF swap: 'Our memories of childbirth will always be tainted'

Health News BBC - Tue, 11/09/2021 - 11:01
A California couple was given the wrong embryo by an IVF fertility clinic, according to a lawsuit.
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Climate change: What do scientists want from COP26 this week?

Scientific News BBC - Tue, 11/09/2021 - 04:21
We asked climate experts from around the world what they want to see agreed at COP26 this week.
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The photographer fighting to keep the America's wild horses wild

Scientific News BBC - Tue, 11/09/2021 - 03:18
A photographer is using her art to inspire, hoping to keep the iconic animals at home on the range.
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Climate change: Seven ways to spot businesses greenwashing

Scientific News BBC - Tue, 11/09/2021 - 02:58
Firms often claim they are eco-friendly but how can you check they are as green as they make out?
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