||BBC News - Science & Environment
|Testing for 'defectives' |
After years of protest, the University of Melbourne has removed the name of a controversial figure.
What evidence is there that Finland's famous baby boxes actually reduce infant mortality rates?
|The Foehn feeling|
For centuries, people in the Alps have attributed health issues, headaches in particular, to the mountain wind known as the Foehn.
Earth's history is recorded in the magnetisation of its hard, outer shell.
|Fake data threat|
Not all cyber-attacks are about theft, some seek to undermine the trust placed in data and documents.
An award-winning artist brings ancient fossil discoveries to life through illustrations.
How the toxic pests, described as "dispersal machines", are thwarting efforts to halt their advance.
How a remote community in Guyana is using cutting-edge software and equipment against deforestation.
Fifty years ago, the supertanker the SS Torrey Canyon hit rocks off the coast of Cornwall, spilling more than 100,000 tonnes of crude oil. But it was the clear-up operation that led to the real environmental disaster.
The art of science - captivating scientific images from the 2017 Wellcome Image Awards.