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How lasers revealed a lost city in the jungle

Mon, 2014-09-22 16:14
How lasers have revealed an ancient city beneath the forest

VIDEO: Giant Galapagos tortoise preserved

Mon, 2014-09-22 16:07
Scientists at the American Museum of Natural History and taxidermy experts have preserved Lonesome George, the last Pinta giant tortoise, who died in 2012 in the Galapagos Islands.

Families of missing weigh plea risks

Mon, 2014-09-22 15:38
Hostages' families roll the dice with public appeals for release

VIDEO: Who's afraid of video for theatre?

Mon, 2014-09-22 15:05
Movie style trailers are increasingly common for theatrical shows, but not everybody in the theatrical world thinks they are a good idea.

US crackdown on overseas tax deals

Mon, 2014-09-22 15:01
The White House announces new treasury department measures aimed at stopping companies avoiding US taxes by merging with overseas firms.

Overseas study leads to jobs abroad

Mon, 2014-09-22 14:58
University exchanges have a far-reaching influence on working lives and romantic relationships, says a study.

Rail delay passengers 'dissatisfied'

Mon, 2014-09-22 14:56
Two-thirds of rail passengers are unhappy with the way their train company deals with delays or cancellations, a survey suggests.

Museum reunites Colossus veterans

Mon, 2014-09-22 14:56
The largest gathering of veterans who operated the Colossus code-cracking computer in World War II has been held at Bletchley Park.

Go TV-free to fight fat, says NICE

Mon, 2014-09-22 14:55
Adults and children should consider having TV-free days or limiting viewing to two hours a day under new proposals to tackle obesity.

A brief history of the UK Parliament

Mon, 2014-09-22 14:54
The 900-year-story behind the creation of a UK parliament

VIDEO: Thousands of Kurds flee Syria

Mon, 2014-09-22 14:19
Mark Lowen speaks to refugees on Turkey's border with Syria, as the Turkish government says more than 130,000 Syrian Kurds have crossed over in the last three days to try to escape IS militants.

Why is the Birmingham accent so difficult to mimic?

Mon, 2014-09-22 13:54
Why is the Birmingham accent so difficult to mimic?

VIDEO: Alice police carry out water search

Mon, 2014-09-22 13:52
Detectives investigating the disappearance of the missing school girl Alice Gross have been searching the River Brent in West London, close to where she was last seen on 28 August.

White House intruder had ammo in car

Mon, 2014-09-22 13:50
The man who broke into the White House on Friday had 800 rounds of ammunition, a machete and two hatchets in his car, officials say.

Street sweeper wins £4.5m jackpot

Mon, 2014-09-22 13:34
A street cleaner from central London wins £4.5m on the Lotto.

The abused dog and the online manhunt

Mon, 2014-09-22 13:16
An abused dog leads to an online hunt for the perpetrator

A&E 'under pressure' says trust

Mon, 2014-09-22 13:03
Northern Ireland's biggest accident and emergency department was under pressure on Monday night, the BBC understands.

Devo talks: Wales central says Crabb

Mon, 2014-09-22 13:01
Wales has a central role in the debate over devolution and the UK union, insists the Welsh Secretary Stephen Crabb.

PSNI 'regrets' killings files delay

Mon, 2014-09-22 12:33
Northern Ireland's deputy chief constable says it is a "matter of great regret" it has taken so long for police to hand over files on nine killings in the 1980s.

Row over Galapagos tortoise's body

Mon, 2014-09-22 12:33
A dispute has broken out between Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands over where the preserved body of a Galapagos giant tortoise should be housed.
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