Monthly Archives: November 2014

Tracing the Ebola outbreak

Ravaged by a 14-year violent civil conflict, that ended in 2003 and saw the near-total destruction of its infrastructure, Liberia’s health services struggled to deliver basic services long before the Ebola outbreak. With only around 60 Liberian doctors before the…

Risk from extreme weather rises

27 November 2014 Last updated at 01:42 By Roger Harrabin BBC environment analyst The UK is comparatively resilient to extreme events – but vulnerable because of high population density Climate change and population growth will hugely increase the risk to…

Shakespeare Folio found in France

26 November 2014 Last updated at 10:15 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Librarian and Medieval literature expert Rémy Cordonnier has discovered a rare and valuable William Shakespeare First Folio. A rare and valuable Shakespeare First Folio,…