The solar farm will generate enough electricity for about 2,500 homes, its backers said.
Image copyright Sam Robinson Image caption Etna is usually doing something. That makes it a draw for scientists and tourists When we arrived in Sicily, we discovered that we were in luck: Mount Etna had just started to erupt again. I was part of a BBC team who had come to film a report on […]
Sheep have shown they can recognise familiar human faces during a Cambridge University study. The trial looked to see if they could pick out actors Jake Gyllenhaal and Emma Watson, former US president Barack Obama and BBC newsreader Fiona Bruce against other people and objects. After training, the sheep chose photos of familiar faces over […]
Image copyright Andrew Walmsley Image caption The feeding behaviour and the calls of the newly-discovered species are distinctive Scientists who have been puzzling for years over the genetic “peculiarity” of a tiny population of orangutans in Sumatra have finally concluded that they are a new species to science. The apes in question were only reported […]