Fossils of previously unknown early human relative go on display in South Africa

Astonishing remains of ‘almost human’ Homo naledi discovered in a cave system near Johannesburg are on display for a month from 25th May.

‘Extraordinary’ levels of pollutants found in 10km deep Mariana trench

Presence of manmade chemicals in most remote place on planet shows nowhere is safe from human impact, say scientists

Europe’s first underwater museum opens off Lanzarote

Museo Atlántico will be inaugurated on 10 January as artist Jason deCaires Taylor completes his monumental underwater sculpture work, featuring more than 300 life-size human figures