Leading physicist also worried about Artificial Intelligence in warfare, warning machines' goals may differ from ours
'The effects on aquatic ecosystems could be profound,' experts warn
New plan will mean only local residents will be allow to drive in specially designated 'citizen spaces'
Fears over pollution and the risk to the ‘right to the peaceful enjoyment of one’s property’ fail to win over planning official
None of the 37 top-selling cars met the legal limits for nitrogen oxide, with some emitting up to 12 times the legal limit
The body's first line of defence against harmful chemicals is being hampered by toxins such as DDT, PCBs and flame retardants found in fish, study finds
Melissa Mays said her and her family, along with hundreds of other residents, are suffering from rashes, hair loss, burning and peeling skin
Business leaders say the mine will be the biggest private investment project in the North of England 'by a billion miles'
Research warns that billions of 'nurdles' escape manufacturing plants and distribution trucks and get washed into rivers
Identifying the pesticides is vital to ensuring the bees' future survival
When chancellors add pennies on to the price of tobacco or alcohol at Budget time, we don’t see big falls in the public’s consumption of such items
Rapid rise in the global-warming gas, 86 times more powerful than CO2, is spotted by satellites
Exclusive: Academics warn of 'toxic time-bomb' facing Britain with sites under threat from flooding or coastal erosion
Country's environment minister is not a 'career politician' but an academic who knows the field
China and India are thought to be the worst affected countries
Almost $200 million of extra funding for the water crisis in Flint is ‘not enough’ to fix all the lead pipes, say critics