Britain is expected to be blanketed in heavy snow the night before election day.
Researchers from more than a dozen nations are embarking on the largest and most complex expedition ever attempted in the central Arctic – a year-long journey through the ice they hope will improve the scientific models that underpin our understanding of climate change.
Sonar from navy ships can affect the behaviour of beaked whales from a longer distance than first thought, research has suggested.
A family day featuring huskies, puffins, penguins and polar bears will be taking place at Discovery Point on Sunday.
Tiny particles known as “microplastics” have been found in record levels in Arctic sea ice, raising concerns about their impact on marine life and humans, scientists said.
A wildlife photographer who filmed a starving polar bear walking limply across an ice-free landscape hopes the footage can show people the effects of climate change.
Scientists believe they are among the world’s longest-living animals.