Nature

Arctic Ocean being polluted by tiny microplastics from our clothes, study finds

Microplastics that have escaped from clothes while they are being washed are polluting the Arctic Ocean and pose a risk to the wildlife that live there.

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Roosting starlings behind mysterious power cuts in Scottish village

Engineers were at a loss as to why residents in the village of Airth were experiencing frequent blackouts in the evenings.

Pygmy possums discovered on Kangaroo Island after extinction fears

Researchers feared the tiny marsupials had been wiped out by vicious wildfires last year.