New studies show what experts say is the direct consequence of global warming on Magellanic penguins in South America
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Thursday 21 November 2013
Researchers confirm first detection of sub-atomic particles from beyond the Solar System
Wednesday 20 November 2013
I can't remember the first time I heard From Our Own Correspondent on the radio. What I do recall is that it was part of the background noise of my childhood alongside the Blue Peter theme tune, the sound of farmyard animals and the words: "You're not going out dressed like that."
Cold: Extreme Adventures at the Lowest Temperatures on Earth, By Ranulph Fiennes. Simon & Schuster £20
Tuesday 19 November 2013
It says something of Ranulph Fiennes's character that his response to having to pull out of the winter crossing of Antarctica expedition he'd been planning for five years was to go away and write this book. It's this positive, can-do attitude that has made him one of the most intrepid and enduring explorers of the modern era.
Wednesday 13 November 2013
A team of British investigators have been given an emergency grant to track the Singapore-sized ice mass
Monday 11 November 2013
The satellite has been in operation since March 2009, with its re-entry planned for by scientists and described as only a "small fraction" of annual pace debris
Thursday 07 November 2013
A huge swathe of eastern England, most of Denmark, the entire eastern seaboard of the United States, Bangladesh and a huge chunk of China would be lost beneath the sea if all the world’s ice melted, according to maps produced by National Geographic magazine.
Tuesday 05 November 2013
London label Meadham Kirchhoff has created a covetable collection of silk scarves for Amazon. Get clicking, says Rebecca Gonsalves
Thursday 31 October 2013
There is a certain undeniable theatrical element to wearing a cape; the exact amount of swashbuckling, however, is entirely up to the wearer, says Emma Akbareian
Wednesday 30 October 2013
Banana Republic has come a long way from its adventurewear origins, says Rebecca Gonsalves
Tuesday 29 October 2013
A liberal sprinkling of rhinestones and crystals adds a welcome touch of sparkle to everyday life, says Kate Rose Morris
Thursday 10 October 2013
A woollen coat may look smart, but when winter arrives a parka will be essential kit for the daily commute, says Lee Holmes
Friday 04 October 2013
He looks tough.
Tuesday 01 October 2013
Terrorist recruiter’s family home seized
Monday 30 September 2013
The explorer and climate change campaigner Parker Liautaud puts most other 19-year-olds to shame.
Sunday 15 September 2013
Slowly, and almost indiscernibly, the taboos of my youth are being shed. The other day I caught myself thinking about attaching some sort of strap to my reading glasses.
Liam Neeson's Downton dreams
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Scottish independence: The Queen breaks silence on referendum debate – as think tank warns of £14bn black hole if Scotland votes Yes
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
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- 3 Scottish independence: Five reasons Salmond is secretly hoping for a 'No' vote
- 4 Isis plan to 'behead random member of the public' in Sydney thwarted by Australian police
- 5 Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God