United Kingdom

Environment

Bee trouble in Britain

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Tim Lovett of the British Beekeeping Association about the danger that honey bee populations might collapse in Britain; the same problem wiped out millions of bees in the United States last year.

Arts, Culture & Media

The real James Bond?

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Iain Dalzel-Job whose father, Patrick Dalzel-Job, has long been thought to be the real-life model for Ian Fleming's James Bond, and the release of Dalzel-Job's war records seem to provide some support for that.

Arts, Culture & Media

Garth Jennings

Director Garth Jennings is known for memorable music videos such as Blur's "Coffee & TV" and Beck's "Hell Yes." He speaks with Faith Salie about his new film, "Son of Rambow."

Fortune tellers protest

Anchor Marco Werman has details on a protest in London today by psychics and fortune tellers: they're unhappy about a new law imposing consumer protection rules on the "medium" industry.

Environment

Extra-terrestrial life

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with University of East Anglia professor Andrew Watson about his recent paper on the likelihood of finding intelligent life on another planet; his mathematical model says: not very likely.

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Brexit

United Kingdom votes to decide the fate of Brexit, again

Britain's election campaign has delivered funny, strange and surreal moments, from Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit-branded boxing to a stranded train full of journalists on their way to a speech about rail investment. As voters head to the polls, here are some the highlights from six weeks of cross-country campaigning.

Global Politics

Power outage: How did global leadership change in 2019?

US President Donald Trump faces a Senate trial over whether to remove him from office in January. But impeachment is not the only way to remove a leader. Here's a look at political shake-ups around the world, where both legal and extralegal means to bring about regime change have made headlines.

How will Brexit impact scientific research in the UK?

One small piece of the Brexit puzzle will be how the UK funds scientific research, and how easy or hard it will be for scientists — who traditionally are part of an international, mobile workforce — to work outside their home country.