February 4, 2019

Larsen ice shelf: Mission to explore uncovered Antarctic ecosystem

Scientists leave this week to try to reach the part of Antarctica uncovered by the world’s biggest iceberg, A-68. The 5,800 sq km frozen slab broke […]
January 28, 2019

Antarctic Weddell expedition targets Shackleton’s lost ship

A scientific expedition in the Antarctic has set out on a quest to find Sir Ernest Shackleton’s lost ship. The team has spent the past two […]
January 21, 2019

Pupils in hospital after ‘drug-related’ incident at Dunfermline High School

Four pupils have been taken to hospital after becoming unwell during a suspected drug-related incident at a school in Fife. Emergency services including five ambulances were […]
January 14, 2019

Gambling addict who lost £70,000 calls for more support for women

A woman who built up debts of £70,000 by betting online is calling for more support for female gambling addicts. Kelly Field shared her story with […]
January 14, 2019

Wood burners and open fires face restrictions in new clean air plan

Wood burning stoves, open fires and farms all face new restrictions as the government sets out what it calls a “world leading” plan to tackle air […]
January 7, 2019

Focusmate: Watched over while I worked from home

It’s 08:00 GMT and I’m sitting silently in my lounge while a stranger watches me via my webcam. I can see them too. In fact we’ve […]