BBC News - Science & Environment Rare bat born by C-section in San Diego Zoo 2017-01-24T06:12:48.000000Z A Rodrigues fruit bat has been born by C-section at San Diego Zoo. Flood prevention being ignored - MPs 2017-01-24T00:06:39.000000Z Ministers accused of not tackling concerns over home insurance, building rules and planning. Quentin Willson encouraging the use of electric cars 2017-01-23T11:12:07.000000Z Motoring journalist Quentin Willson calls for cheaper and simpler prices to encourage the use of electric cars. Gator aid 2017-01-23T10:23:05.000000Z Texan Christy Kroboth used to have a quiet job in a dentist's surgery. Now she spends her time jumping on animals many times her size - and taping their jaws tightly shut. Fire of Australia: The return of the world's finest uncut opal 2017-01-23T07:44:46.000000Z The opal dubbed the Fire of Australia is back on public display after 70 years in a safe deposit box. Cambridge scientists consider fake news 'vaccine' 2017-01-23T05:10:53.000000Z Concern at fabricated stories on websites prompts a psychological study to help people spot fake news. Project aims to grow a 'city of trees' 2017-01-21T14:40:55.000000Z A project aims to plant three million trees - one for every man, woman and child - in Greater Manchester over the next 25 years. Roger Harrabin: World v Trump on climate deal? 2017-01-21T00:50:24.000000Z As the new president settles in, much of the world reaffirms its commitment to the Paris agreement. Gore 'hoping for best' from Trump over climate 2017-01-20T13:25:19.000000Z Ex-US Vice President Al Gore, who has made a new climate change film, says he thinks campaigners will "win" the debate. Larsen ice crack continues to open up 2017-01-20T01:55:51.000000Z The crack in Antarctica's Larsen C Ice Shelf that looks set to spawn a giant iceberg has spread a further 10km.