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Businesses see 'biggest opportunity' in UN development plan

Supporting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is no window dressing but a great business opportunity, business leaders said at a forum.

September 21, 2017

Iceland reaps riches from warming oceans as fish swim north

Mackerel - a rare sight for Reykjavik, a tiny Atlantic nation of Iceland - are now a harbinger of ocean warming.

September 21, 2017

Key aide of France's Le Pen quits as tensions split party

Florian Philippot, vice-president of National Front, said he was quitting the far-right party.

September 21, 2017

Scientists edit embryos' genes to study early human development

CRISPR/Cas9, a genome editing tool, is used to knock out a gene in embryos just a few days old, testing the technique's ability to decipher key gene functions.

September 21, 2017