Critically endangered South American forests thought to be the result of climate change were actually spread by ancient communities, archaeologists have found.
A new greener, stronger and more durable concrete that is made using the wonder-material graphene could revolutionise the construction industry.
A team of Renewable Energy experts from the University of Exeter has pioneered a new technique to produce hydrogen from sunlight to create a clean, cheap and widely-available fuel.
Scientists have detected an exoplanet atmosphere that is free of clouds, marking a pivotal breakthrough in the quest for greater understanding of the planets beyond our solar system.
Beavers could help clean up polluted rivers and stem the loss of valuable soils from farms, new research shows.
Astronomers have detected helium in the atmosphere of a planet that orbits a star far beyond our solar system for the very first time.
Warmer springs create a "mismatch" where hungry chicks hatch too late to feast on abundant caterpillars, new research shows.
Degraded coral reefs are far quieter than five years ago, and no longer sound like a suitable habitat to young fish searching for a place to live and breed, according to research published today in Proceedings of the National ...
Jackdaws recognise each other's voices and respond in greater numbers to warnings from familiar birds than strangers, new research shows.
The power of the ocean to bring mental health benefits to humans is a growing field of research as scientists increasingly understand the value of the marine realm in human health and wellbeing.