It look two hours to free the new-born humpback whale, off Australia’s Gold Coast.
Image copyright Sven Torfinn / Panos Pictures Image caption “Plant doctors” can now give local farmers that pest infestations are on their way so they can take precautions UK researchers have developed an early warning system to prevent the crops of African farmers from being devastated. The Pest Risk Information Service (Prise) combines temperature data […]
Image copyright Reuters Image caption Experts confirmed that the nerve agent Sarin was used in an attack in the Ghouta in 2013 A week after they gathered in Syria, inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons are finally gaining access to the site of an alleged chemical attack in the town of […]
Image copyright YASUYOSHI CHIBA Image caption UN Environment executive director Erik Solheim The head of the UN body that leads on sustainability and green issues has been criticised for extensive and expensive air travel. A draft internal audit, obtained by the Guardian and seen by the BBC, says that Erik Solheim’s actions risked the reputation […]