Environment And Nature

Auditors criticize Ministry of Defense on sub disposal

Apr 3, 2019

Britain's National Audit Office has sharply criticized the Ministry of Defense for failing to properly dispose of its obsolete nuclear-powered submarines

Climate protesters bare almost all during UK Brexit debate

Apr 1, 2019

A dozen demonstrators have been arrested after stripping off in Britain's House of Commons to protest climate change

Demonstrators gather for Heathrow expansion court challenge

Mar 11, 2019

Councils, environmentalists and London residents are challenging plans to expand Heathrow Airport, fighting the government's decision to build a third runway with a lawsuit before the High Court

No signs of 2 Italian, Scot climbers seen on Pakistan peak

Mar 5, 2019

The intense search for two European climbers missing on the world's ninth highest mountain has produced no leads, increasing fears that they may have perished

Why do zebras have stripes? Perhaps to dazzle away flies

Feb 21, 2019

Zebra stripes are dazzling, particularly to flies and scientists say that might be the answer to how zebras got their stripes

UK students protest lack of action on climate change

Feb 15, 2019

Chanting "Save our Planet!" thousands of students around Britain are rallying to demand that Britain's government take action on climate change

Rare tiger killed in UK safari park; 2nd to die in past week

Feb 13, 2019

An English safari park says a rare Amur tiger has been killed in a fight with two other tigers

From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82

Feb 8, 2019

British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."

Horse racing in UK off until Wednesday at earliest over flu

Feb 7, 2019

Horse racing in Britain has been canceled until Wednesday at the earliest over an outbreak of equine flu

Horse racing canceled in Britain over flu outbreak

Feb 7, 2019

Horse racing has been cancelled in Britain on Thursday due to an equine flu outbreak

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