Attenborough agreed with decision to save penguins’ lives – Asia News

The Dynasties crew took a rare decision to intervene when a group of stranded emperor penguins faced death on the BBC Nature Series. Sir David Attenborough told the executive... Read more »

The tech that could make water use sustainable – Asia News

Scientists in Finland and the UK have built a computer model that visualises what water is doing underground in real time. They hope the new technology will help water... Read more »

David Attenborough: Climate ‘biggest threat in thousands of years’ – Asia News

Sir David Attenborough is calling for urgent action to tackle climate change, which he describes as the “biggest threat to this planet in thousands of years”. The Blue Planet... Read more »

‘Sci-fi’ plane with no moving parts flies successfully – Asia News

A team of scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have created the first ever plane to take flight without moving parts. It uses electroaerodynamic propulsion to fly which... Read more »

Mission to make millions of hidden fossils available online – Asia News

The Smithsonian in Washington DC holds some 40 millions fossils in its vast collection – but only a tiny fraction are ever on display. Now it is among the... Read more »

Oil thieves cause spill in Rio de Janeiro’s Guanabara Bay – Asia News

At least 60,000 litres (16,000 gallons) of oil has spilled into Rio de Janeiro’s Guanabara Bay and the nearby Estrela river. The Brazilian oil company Transpetro said the 4km... Read more »

Melting ice art installation opens at London’s Tate Modern – Asia News

A new art installation has been unveiled outside London’s Tate Modern gallery, called Ice Watch. The work by the Scandinavian artist Olafur Eliasson consists of 30 melting blocks of... Read more »

Poland climate summit protest limits anger young activists – Asia News

With 30 minute slots, allocated areas, volume limits and guidance on the wording of signs, protests inside the UN climate summit in Poland are strictly controlled. Meanwhile, spontaneous outdoor... Read more »

Samples cut around Soyuz hole in spacewalk – Asia News

Two Russian cosmonauts have used knives and shears to cut samples from around a hole in the Soyuz spacecraft, which Moscow says may have been caused by a drill.... Read more »

Where did the Sun come from? – Asia News

Earth would be a frozen lump of rock without the energy created from our nearest star. A Source From Read more »