Nature ‘will need 5 million years to fix man-made extinctions’
'As we tear apart the web of life, unique animals and plants that have evolved in different ecosystems are disappearing forever'
Beer prices 'to soar' as global warming effects take hold, study says
Prices could double because of climate change hitting barley crops
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And a roundup of other stories from around the world
Why roads paved with solar panels are not such a bright idea
Solar highways can be 20 times less efficient than solar power plants. Dylan Ryan reports
Nobel-winning physicist who coined term ‘God particle’ dies aged 96
Scientist hailed for 'extraordinary contributions to our understanding of the basic forces and particles of nature'
Wikipedia criticised after female Nobel laureate had page rejected
‘She’s a woman doing what many still consider men’s work,’ scientist says
Bronze Age saw flourishing drug trade, opium in ancient vase reveals
Chasing the flagon: Findings add fuel to longstanding debate about true purpose of containers
Daily glass of wine increases risk of early death by 20%, study shows
‘People should no longer consider a glass of wine a day to somehow be healthy,’ author of study says