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Counting albatrosses from space

May 10, 2017

Northern royal albatross

A new satellite uses imaging precise enough to spot albatrosses from orbit.

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Ocean plastics study looks fishy

May 3, 2017

Plastic fish

Scientists researching ocean plastics may have made up some of their results.

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DNA of tea revealed

May 2, 2017

Cup of tea

Scientists have sequenced the entire genome of the tea plant.

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New cancer test

April 27, 2017

Blood sample

A new test can spot the recurrence of cancer much earlier.

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Lambs born from artificial womb

April 27, 2017

Lamb

Prematurely born lambs have been kept alive using an artificial womb.

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Plastic fantastic

April 25, 2017

Waxworm

Scientists have discovered that some caterpillars like to eat plastic.

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Satellites to monitor all volcanoes

April 20, 2017

volcano

Two satellites will soon start monitoring volcanoes all over the world for signs of eruption.

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The vanishing river

April 19, 2017

River bed

'Surprised' scientists have discovered that a river in Canada has 'disappeared'.

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Space junk danger

April 19, 2017

space junk

The increasing amount of junk in orbit around Earth is a growing risk to satellites.

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Alien atmosphere discovered

April 12, 2017

Alien Planet

Astronomers have confirmed that a planet outside the Solar System has an atmosphere.

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