Science in Action

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The BBC brings you all the week's science news.

Authorities in India approve a new type of needle-free triple-dose vaccine
Is there more to come from the Haitian earthquake fault system?
Can reductions in this potent greenhouse gas help keep global temperature rises down?
Why we should expect more sudden extreme temperatures
Do rocks found in Canada show animal life 350 million years older than any found before?
DeepMind publishes 350,000 of the structures which make all living things tick.
The UK Government’s cap on Official Development Aid, and its consequences for science.
The record-breaking recent Pacific North-West heatwave is attributable to humans.
New technology gives intricate 3D scans of insects
A virologist uncovers more dots to join in the hunt for Covid’s origins.
Nasa scientists find a doubling of our planet’s net solar energy absorption in 15 years
Researchers describe mechanisms by which the virus variants are tricking our cells.
Researchers map where the riskiest areas are for viruses to jump from bats into humans.
Nyiragongo eruption May 27, 2021
Understanding the world’s "most dangerous volcano"
Robot revolution May 20, 2021
The robot arm that comes with feelings
Covid and clean air May 13, 2021
How improving indoor air quality can prevent illness from many viruses
A fossilised child reveals an ancient caring society
Melting glaciers, warming coffee and a Dragonfly on Titan.
What’s behind the soaring numbers?
Can more money speed up rollout?