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Antarctic science archive unlocked

Fri, 2014-12-19 16:19
Aerial photographs from the 1940s and 1950s are being used to probe the climate history of the Antarctic Peninsula.

Teaching winter to new US refugees

Fri, 2014-12-19 16:07
Refugees learn to bundle up and walk on ice

Sony hack row and 'panic Saturday'

Fri, 2014-12-19 15:53
President Obama's vow to hit back at North Korea over an apparent cyber attack that stopped the release of a film, and consumer frenzy in the shops, are the papers' two big stories for Saturday.

Booking.com fraud network revealed

Fri, 2014-12-19 15:39
Details are revealed of a network which attempted to defraud thousands of customers of the online travel agent Booking.com.

VIDEO: Can Luther King take on North Korea?

Fri, 2014-12-19 15:34
Martin Luther King had a dream of freedom. Can his biopic save Hollywood from censorship, asks the BBC's arts editor Will Gompertz

How 12 days of Christmas have become 12 pubs

Fri, 2014-12-19 15:19
How 12 days of Christmas have become 12 pubs - in one night

Animal bite incidents revealed

Fri, 2014-12-19 15:19
More than 10 people a day are admitted to hospital in Scotland after being bitten or attacked by an animal, figures reveal.

Liberia holds Ebola-postponed poll

Fri, 2014-12-19 15:16
Voters in Liberia are set to go to the polls in an election that was postponed because of the Ebola outbreak, with ex-footballer George Weah facing the president's son.

VIDEO: Japan's senior cheerleaders

Fri, 2014-12-19 15:11
Cheerleading is usually seen as a young person's sport, but the Japan Senior Cheer Association is for women in their 60s and 70s.

Asthma inhalers 'not used properly'

Fri, 2014-12-19 15:00
Charities warn patients are not being taught how to use potentially life-saving asthma inhalers and allergy auto-injectors correctly.

Cook timing naughty, says Harmison

Fri, 2014-12-19 14:49
The timing of Alastair Cook's removal as England one-day captain was "naughty", according to Steve Harmison.

Off-duty PC murder suspect arrested

Fri, 2014-12-19 14:32
A 28-year-old man is detained on suspicion of the murder of an off-duty PC who died after being attacked in Liverpool city centre.

Israel launches Gaza air strike

Fri, 2014-12-19 14:24
Israel launches an air strike on an alleged Hamas site in Gaza, in the first such action since the declaration of a truce in August.

Man charged over street stab death

Fri, 2014-12-19 14:14
A man is charged with the murder of a woman stabbed to death in a north-west London street.

VIDEO: Where children learn fundamentalism

Fri, 2014-12-19 14:13
Pakistan 'a state under pressure' as authorities face the challenge of how to defeat the Taliban, amidst differing opinions and politics.

Deadly Farc attack before truce

Fri, 2014-12-19 13:57
Colombia's Farc rebels have killed five soldiers in an ambush, the army says, hours before they are due to start an indefinite, unilateral ceasefire.

Irish minister hopeful of NI deal

Fri, 2014-12-19 13:51
Irish Foreign Minister Charlie Flanagan says he is hopeful that there will be a deal in Northern Ireland's cross-party talks early next week.

VIDEO: How web chats can lead to blackmail

Fri, 2014-12-19 13:48
Hundreds of thousands of men around the world are falling victim every year to a pernicious form of online crime.

Obama orders ban on Crimea trade

Fri, 2014-12-19 13:44
President Barack Obama orders a trade ban with Crimea, to show the US "will not accept Russia's occupation" of the Ukrainian region.

Van Gaal makes Carrick vice-captain

Fri, 2014-12-19 13:34
England midfielder Michael Carrick is appointed as Manchester United's new vice-captain.

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