Ocean clean-up ship fuelled by plastic p...

Ocean clean-up ship fuelled by plastic pollution


Plans have been revealed for a self-powering ship that will remove plastic pollution from the sea, processing it into fuel as it goes. Stuart McDill reports.

Deep sea robots reveal mineral riches in the abyss

Scientists from the University of Bergen in Norway are using remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) to explore thousands of metres deep in the ocean. Matthew Stock reports.

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Rarely seen massive glacial calving in Greenland

The Helheim Glacier in Tasiilaq, Greenland calves approximately 10 billion tons of ice in a rarely documented single event on June 22, 2018.

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Sped up footage: Greenland glacier calves in rarely seen event

Footage sped up 1,600 percent shows the Helheim Glacier in Tasiilaq, Greenland calving approximately 10 billion tons of ice in a rarely documented single event on June 22, 2018.

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Hydrogen power lights up school in rural South Africa

Poelano Secondary School, located in Ventersdorp, South Africa is set to benefit from a plan to ease the country's dependence on fossil fuels and promote use of renewable energy. Thuy Ong reports.

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Aston Martin swaps V12 for 800V

Aston Martin, the car company synonymous with James Bond, has launched its first ever electric sports car, the Rapide E. Stuart McDill reports.

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Flora, fauna and fungi. Scientists says fungi needs own kingdom

Scientists are calling for more research into fungi, saying they are a kingdom in their own right, closer to animals than plants, and we ignore them at our peril, according to the first global overview of the organisms. Stuart McDill reports.

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Canary Wharf - world's first plastic free commercial centre?

Canary Wharf in London is pledging to become the world's first plastic free commercial centre following a plastic audit across their estate. Stuart McDill reports.

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Underwater RangerBot hunts coral-killing starfish

The RangerBot underwater drone has been developed by Australian scientists to help tackle an outbreak of coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish on the Great Barrier Reef. Matthew Stock reports.

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