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."
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Wednesday 13 November 2013
A team of British investigators have been given an emergency grant to track the Singapore-sized ice mass
Friday 27 September 2013
Metal box filled with rubys, emeralds and sapphires has been discovered after being buried for decades
Thursday 26 September 2013
Governments around the world are exercising extreme caution ahead of tomorrow's publication
Wednesday 11 September 2013
An American woman has been charged with murdering her husband by pushing him off a cliff just a week after they got married.
Monday 09 September 2013
The glacier is losing ice at faster rate than it is being replenished
Monday 02 September 2013
Sooty air from coal burning triggered the initial melting of the mountain glaciers in the European Alps in the second half of the 19th Century when it caused the snow to turn grey and so reflect less sunlight back into space, scientists said.
Sunday 01 September 2013
Jagmail Singh was aboard an Antonov An-12 plane which crashed on the Dhakka glacier
It holds enough water to raise sea levels 50 metres, but East Antarctica ice sheet is even more unstable than we thought
Wednesday 28 August 2013
The massive ice sheet of East Antarctica, which is up to 4 kilometres thick and holds enough frozen water to raise sea levels by more than 50 metres, is more unstable than previous studies have suggested, scientists said.
Wednesday 24 July 2013
There are large uncertainties in the $60tn figure
Wednesday 24 July 2013
Today the premiere of the Alan Patridge Film Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa will take place in glamorous Norwich (where else?). To celebrate, we've collated some of the most enlightening pronouncements from everyone's favourite radio DJ.
The Last Word: Is the wasting of Andrei Arshavin’s talent at Arsenal his fault – or Arsène Wenger’s?
Saturday 08 June 2013
It is impossible to believe no other manager could have played him better
- 1 Hundreds arrested as Canadian police smash worldwide paedophile ring
- 2 Sherlock series 3: Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman provide teasers for the biggest comeback in British television
- 3 Why Barcelona chose Everton to educate their latest prodigy
- 4 Mass murder in the Middle East is funded by our friends the Saudis
- 5 Japan cracks down on leaks after scandal of Fukushima nuclear power plant