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Double whammy threatens Amazon trees

Earth News - 15th April 2014
The combination of fire and extreme weather events could accelerate tree mortality in the Amazon, a study suggests.

How to move a T-Rex dinosaur

Earth News - 15th April 2014
Moving a dinosaur across the US

Panda is artificially inseminated

Earth News - 15th April 2014
Edinburgh Zoo's giant Panda Tian Tian is artificially inseminated.

VIDEO: Footage of rare 'blood moon' eclipse

Earth News - 15th April 2014
People in the Americas have been treated to a rare "blood moon" lunar eclipse. Jonathan Amos explains the science behind the colour change.

Male monkey cares for dying partner

Earth News - 15th April 2014
A wild male marmoset is filmed embracing and caring for his dying female partner.

A 13-year-old eagle huntress in Mongolia

Earth News - 14th April 2014
The young huntress and her golden eagle

Work starts to protect rare seabird

Earth News - 14th April 2014
Work is under way to protect one of the UK's rarest seabirds which breeds on a shingle beach in north Wales.

Canal fish removed to stop poaching

Earth News - 14th April 2014
More than 1,098kg (2,421lb) of fish is removed from a Wiltshire canal in a bid to stop illegal fishing.

Alderney puffins 'need better laws'

Earth News - 14th April 2014
As puffins return to Alderney following the devastating winter weather, conservationists demand tougher laws.

Osprey lays 69th egg at reserve

Earth News - 14th April 2014
A bird thought to be the world's oldest breeding osprey lays her 69th egg at a Perthshire nature reserve.

AUDIO: Bay is best place to spot dolphins

Earth News - 14th April 2014
The stunning coastline of Cardigan Bay boasts the largest population of dolphins in Europe and, on National Dolphin Day, is the best place to spot one.

AUDIO: Work to protect 'special' seabirds

Earth News - 14th April 2014
One of the UK's rarest seabirds, the Little Tern, is in danger of losing its last remaining Welsh breeding ground, the RSPB says.

Work to restore Caledonian forest

Earth News - 14th April 2014
Work begins on a scheme to restore native Caledonian pine forest in Speyside, which will involve planting almost 100,000 trees.

Peregrine nest on university library

Earth News - 12th April 2014
A peregrine falcon nest is spotted on a ledge at the University Library in Cambridge after an environmentalist says he saw them mating on the side of the tower.

The man who was covered in bees

Earth News - 12th April 2014
The man covered by a swarm of bees

Flies manoeuvre like fighter jets

Earth News - 10th April 2014
New research shows that when a threat comes into view fruit flies make split-second turns reminiscent of those made by fighter jets.

The 100 most distinct and rare birds

Earth News - 10th April 2014
Scientists list the world's most distinctive and endangered birds.

AUDIO: Britain's first cloned dog is born

Earth News - 9th April 2014
Britain's first cloned dog has been born after her owner won a competition offering the procedure for free.

Rogue peregrine targets falcon eggs

Earth News - 9th April 2014
A rogue bird threatens to destroy the clutch of four peregrine falcon eggs being nurtured on the spire of Norwich Cathedral.

Whales avoid harassment in shallows

Earth News - 9th April 2014
Female humpback whales with calves head for the shallows to avoid sexual harassment, according to a new study.