Archive for September 25th, 2017:

‘I fell from the top of the jungle to save an eagle’

Alexander Blanco’s conservation work is helping to save the world’s most powerful eagle. Video produced by Daniel South. Credit Whitley Awards. Listen to World Service’s OS programme on the BBC iPlayer Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-41325529

The winners of 2017′s Insight Astronomy Photographer award

The winners have been announced for the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year. The competition received 3,800 entries from amateurs and professional photographers from all over the world. One of the judges is Dr Marek Kukula. He tells Dan Damon about the dreamers and scientists behind the images. (IMAGE CREDIT: The Rho Ophiuchi Clouds ©

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Scottish Power says UK will need to boost capacity

Britain will need to boost its generation of electricity by about a quarter, Scottish Power has estimated. The energy firm said electric cars and a shift to electric heating could send demand for power soaring. Its chief executive also said there would have to be a major investment in the wiring necessary to handle rapid

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