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Kenyan science teacher Peter Tabichi wins global prize
…A science teacher from rural Kenya, who gives away most of his salary… school with crowded classes and few text books. He wants pupils to see "science… uniforms or books. Improving science "It's not all about money," says Brother Peter…


Parkinson's smell test explained by science
… named in a paper being published in the journal ACS Central Science. The woman who…


Science centres boost takes funding to £10m total
…Scotland's four science centres have been given a cash boost of £2.63m…. The latest grant from the Scottish government comes during British Science Week…. The money for 2019-20 is aimed at making Science, Technology, Engineering…


Geronimo the alpaca: 'Flawed science' led to kill order
…Government experts relied on "flawed science" when they ordered an alpaca… is "relying doggedly on flawed science". Ms MacDonald, who runs Alpaca Power in Wickwar…


Northern white rhinos: could science save the sub-species?
…The story of the northern white rhino grabbed global attention when the world’s last male, named Sudan, died in March 2018 - leaving just two females on the planet. Sudan’s death dimmed the hope of survival for the sub-species that has…


Huge fossil discovery made in China's Hubei province
… were published in the journal Science link to Science article on Friday… an accompanying analysis in Science, told BBC's Science in Action programme the find was one… of the most significant in the last 100 years link to BBC Science in Action interview…


Planet Venus: Hopes rise of new mission to the hothouse world
… at the 50th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (LPSC) in The Woodlands, Texas…, but both are focused on atmospheric science. After years of feeling like a new mission…


AAAS: Machine learning 'causing science crisis'
… was contributing to a “crisis in science”. She warned scientists that if they didn’t improve… at the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington. A growing amount…. “There is general recognition of a reproducibility crisis in science right now. I would venture…


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Climate change: Death of the 'grandfather of climate science'
… at Columbia University in New York. In 1975, he published a paper in the journal Science