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Matthew J. Stock

Fearsome T-rex was a plodder not a sprinter, researchers say

Jul 18 2017

LONDON Line up Usain Bolt at the starting blocks with a Tyrannosaurus rex and the dinosaur would be left behind in the sprinter's dust, according to computer-assisted research that turns long-held assumptions on their head. | Video

British forest pumped full of CO2 to test tree absorption

Jul 10 2017

(This version of the June 21 story deletes final paragraph which incorrectly states remaining area is open to public) | Video

A neat skateboard trick: Recycling old plastic bags to make boards

Jul 06 2017

LONDON Skateboarders are known for high-flying tricks, from jumping off of ramps to shooting down railings, but now one British designer is touting an environmental trick of his own, by using old plastic bags to make boards. | Video

UK-based start-up hopes to cut plastic waste with innovative water balls

Apr 13 2017

LONDON Small transparent spheres filled with natural or flavored water could help provide a solution to London's plastic waste problem, according to the start-up company based in the British capital that manufactures them. | Video

Researchers give voice to historic sounds of Stonehenge

Apr 11 2017

STONEHENGE If you listen carefully - and with the right app - you can still hear the prehistoric acoustics that swirled around Britain's ancient monument Stonehenge over the last 5,000 years. | Video

British robot helping autistic children with their social skills

Mar 31 2017

LONDON "This is nice, it tickles me," Kaspar the social robot tells four-year-old Finn as they play together at an autism school north of London. | Video

Wooden stadium key to sustainable success for English club

Feb 09 2017

STROUD, England In the battle for promotion from English soccer's fifth tier, every result is key for title contenders Forest Green Rovers but one victory in particular would have a significant impact on the future of the eco-friendly club. | Video

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