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General election 2019: What questions do you have?

What do you want to know about polling, policies (or anything else) ahead of the 2019 general election? Details...

Could my student debt be written off?

Your questions answered on university tuition fees, school funding and more. Details...

Can fathers get maternity pay?

What are the parties promising to do about childcare costs, and more of your questions answered. Details...

How much money has been spent on Brexit?

How much money has been spent on Brexit, and other questions answered. Details...

Can EU citizens vote?

Should students vote at home or at university, and more of your questions answered. Details...

Who can stand for election?

How do I know that my postal vote has been received and not altered, and more of your questions answered. Details...

General election 2019: How political parties choose election candidates

More than 70 current MPs will not stand in the elections, so who replaces them? Details...

General election 2019: 'Why can't manifestos be legally binding?'

In response to audience questions, Chi Chi Izundu investigates why manifesto commitments are not legally enforced. Details...

How much does an election cost?

As the country gears up for a general election a number of you have been interested in finding out how much they cost. The BBC's Ben Hunte went to find the answer. Details...

'Why can't we vote online?'

Chi Chi Izundu meets voters with questions about online voting. Details...

Students in Leeds

Chi Chi Izundu stops for a cup of tea with students in Leeds as she answers their general election 2019 questions. Details...

General election 2019: How do I register to vote?

Don't get left outside on polling day - here's how to have your say in the general election. Details...

How to share your questions, stories, pictures and videos with BBC News

Have you got a good story? BBC News wants to hear from you. Details...

Engage with BBC News on social media

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BBC Have Your Say on WhatsApp

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Have you got a question you want the BBC to answer?

Find out how you can submit a question for the BBC to investigate. Details...

Artist will.i.am accuses Qantas flight attendant of racism

The US musician was met by police at Sydney airport after a disagreement with a flight attendant. Details...

Narwhal: Puppy with extra tail on his head rescued

Thousands of "likes" pour in for a Missouri rescue centre and the "unicorn" dog with a tail on his brow. Details...

Iceland livestreams 10-year-old McDonald's cheeseburger

The meal was bought from the Nordic nation's last McDonald's in 2009 to see if it would ever decay. Details...

'People come for the selfies but won't pay $2 for pizza'

Pizzability became a viral hit but then the customers stopped coming. Details...

Ending stigma and shame over sanitary pads

Diane Shaibu's tweet about patriarchy and periods has resonated with many. Details...

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Tell us what issues and stories you think we should be investigating. Details...



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BBC News - Science & Environment

Supernova 1987A: 'Blob' hides long-sought remnant from star blast

A three-decades-long search may finally have located the hot object left behind by a famous supernova. Details...

New hope for one of world's most endangered reptiles

The discovery of baby crocodiles in a river in Nepal is raising hopes for the future of the gharial. Details...

Attenborough: World 'changing habits' on plastic

"I think we're all shifting our behaviour," the BBC broadcaster says as he wins a prestigious award. Details...

Brazil's Amazon deforestation highest since 2008, space agency says

The rainforest loses 9,762 sq km in 12 months, an increase of nearly 30%, Brazil's space agency says. Details...

New hope for trees affected by ash dieback

A study identifies the genetics in ash trees that confers resistance to a deadly disease. Details...

Geologist blasts society's links with oil firms

A leading London scientist quits the Geological Society over its ties with fossil fuel companies. Details...

Renewable energy: Rise in global wind speed to boost green power

Rising winds could increase energy production from turbines by a third over the next decade. Details...

Bloodhound land speed racer blasts to 628mph

The British jet-powered car goes faster still during trials on a dried-out lakebed in South Africa. Details...

Sentinel for sea-level rise enters testing

The satellite that will maintain the "gold standard" measurement of ocean height is nearly complete. Details...

'Alarm' over winter flood prospects in England

The Environment Agency is worried about further flooding this winter after near-record rainfall. Details...

Analysis: Large-scale tree planting 'no easy task'

Trees are the latest green battleground in the election campaign, writes BBC Science editor David Shukman. Details...

Leaf blowers fatal to declining insects, Germans warned

The government says leaf blowers are "fatal to insects", which are in dramatic decline in Germany. Details...

Nasa probes oxygen mystery on Mars

The oxygen in Martian air is changing in a way that can't currently be explained by known chemical processes. Details...

General election 2019: Lib Dems pledge £100bn climate fund over five years

Plan to "decarbonise capitalism" would be funded by extra borrowing and tax changes, party says. Details...

Black Friday: Brands opt out for environment reasons

More than 300 fashion brands pledge to not participate in Black Friday because it's not good for the planet. Details...

Thousands of homes to be built in flood zones

Almost 10,000 new homes could be built on some of the most flood-prone areas of England. Details...

Secrets of the largest ape that ever lived

The fossilised tooth of a mysterious extinct ape is shedding new light on the evolution of great apes. Details...

Western plastics 'poisoning Indonesian food chain'

Chicken eggs were found to contain 70 times the level allowed under European safety standards. Details...

Ebola vaccine approved as second jab trialled

A second Ebola vaccine is to be offered to thousands of people in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Details...

Electric car future may depend on deep sea mining

Demand is soaring for the metal cobalt, an essential ingredient in batteries and abundant on the seabed. Details...

Netherlands forced to slash speed limit to reduce emissions

The daytime motorway limit will be cut to 100km/h (62 mph) in a bid to tackle a pollution crisis. Details...

Greta Thunberg to sail to Spain climate summit with YouTubers

The 16-year-old climate activist will sail from the US to Madrid for the COP25 summit. Details...

Hayabusa-2: Japan spacecraft leaves asteroid to head home

Hayabusa-2 will return with samples of the asteroid after its yearlong journey back to Earth. Details...

Climate change: Warming signal links global floods and fires

Scientists say rising temperatures are having a big influence on the scale and frequency of extreme weather events. Details...

Is China gaining an edge in artificial intelligence?

The US-China over artificial intelligence is heating up, but some warn the US could be over-reacting. Details...

Bloodhound diary: Racing at over 500mph

Land speed record holder Andy Green finally gets to drive the Bloodhound car across the Kalahari. Details...

Could the world cope if GPS stopped working?

Despite widespread reliance on the system, there is no universal plan to deal with GPS disruption. Details...

General election 2019: How big an issue is climate change for voters?

Polling suggests the environment is a concern for more voters than ever - but by the end of the campaign will politicians be answering their questions? Details...

Behind the wheel of a hydrogen-powered car

Hydrogen cars are green, quick to refuel and have range, so why are battery cars way ahead of them? Details...

Leonardo Di Caprio: 'Greta Thunberg a leader of our time'

Hollywood star says he's optimistic about the future because of climate activist's campaigning. Details...

Doubts grow over UK environment protection post-Brexit

Concerns have been raised over how a government established watchdog will enforce new green targets. Details...

The battle to break plastic's bonds

US chemists have turned plastic into motor oil, but the scientific battle to break down the tide of plastic waste continues. Details...

Attenborough: People have shown they care about plastic pollution

Sir David Attenborough says people's response to plastic pollution has been encouraging Details...

Climate Change: How did a hacking scandal impact climate science?

What happened after a data hack suggested that climate change caused by humans is a hoax? Details...

Climate defenders: The woman helping coal miners to save the planet

Sharan Burrow wants to find alternative livelihoods for coal miners and therefore help protect our climate. Details...

Australia fires: Sydney blanketed by smoke from NSW bushfires

People in Sydney woke up to a city shrouded in smoke on Tuesday, as bushfires rage across the region Details...

Could 'invisible barcodes' revolutionise recycling?

A pilot is in progress to see if invisible barcodes on packaging can improve recycling rates. Details...



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