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23 September 2014 Last updated at 21:18

India gears up for big Mars momentMars Orbiter Mission

India hopes to make history shortly by putting its first satellite in orbit around the Red Planet.


US President Barack Obama walks past a sign before speaking at the Climate Summit at the UN headquarters in New York  (23 September 2014) Obama makes impassioned climate plea

US President Barack Obama tells a UN climate change meeting in New York that the problem is growing faster than the world's efforts to address it.

Logging in LiberiaLiberia in 'trees for cash' deal

Liberia is to become the first nation in Africa to completely stop cutting down its trees in return for development aid.

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Sentinel system pictures Napa quake

Europe's new multi-billion-euro Sentinel programme returns its first earthquake analysis - of the Magnitude 6.0 tremor that hit California's wine-producing Napa region last month.

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Matt McGrath Article written by Matt McGrath Matt McGrath Environment correspondent

Speedy charging driving a global boom in electric cars

Twenty-minute motorway charging is a key factor behind the emergence of electric cars in Britain and elsewhere.

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David Shukman Article written by David Shukman David Shukman Science editor

Five critical steps involved in putting a lander on a comet

How do you land on a comet? That's problem facing the people running Esa's Rosetta mission after the successful rendezvous with Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.

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