An Argentine research base near the northern tip of the Antarctic peninsula has set a heat record at a balmy 17.5 degrees Celsius (63.5° Fahrenheit), the U.N. weather agency said Wednesday.
Several high-profile websites and services were knocked offline by a failure at one of Amazon's major US data centres.
Using sweet treats and months of patient coaching, scientists in England have taught a group of bumblebees how to play soccer.
Using wood pellets to generate low-carbon electricity is a flawed policy that is speeding up not slowing down climate warming.
Universities in England will be able to charge more than £14,000 per year for a fast-track two year degree, under plans from the government.