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Australia fires: Firefighter loses own home while saving others

Russell Scholes is a volunteer firefighter in Balmoral, New South Wales, which has been badly hit by the Australia bushfires. The BBC’s Shaimaa Khalil spoke to him by the ruins of his own home, which he left to burn while saving other properties in the area. He said protecting the community was more important than […]

China to cut import tariffs on pork and tech parts

Greta Thunberg apologises for ‘put leaders against the wall’ comment

New Zealand volcano: Death toll rises with two still missing

Technology

How a robot inspired my ballet dancing

Merritt Moore is a ballet dancer and quantum physicist. She became hooked on dancing at the age of 13 and for years saw here dancing and physics studies as separate worlds. But one day she combined them thanks to a Universal Robot in Norway. She became inspired by the way the robot moved and rehearsed […]

Burkina Faso: Many women killed in suspected jihadist attack

Moment a barge carrying fuel sinks in Galapagos Islands

Virginia pile-up: More than 50 hurt in US motorway crash

Science/Nature

Antarctic place names recognise 'modern explorers'

Maps will feature peaks and glaciers named for British individuals who’ve advanced polar science. Source link

Science/Nature

'Ditch high definition and new tech to fight climate change'

Scientists are urging people and firms to change the way they use technology to reduce emissions. Source link

Science/Nature

Climate change: PM aims for world-leading UK emissions cuts

Boris Johnson is set to unveil plans for world-leading emissions UK cuts – but are they enough? Source link