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For decades scientists have tried to understand why forests emit the volatile gases that give pine forests their distinctive smell. A new study may have found the answer.

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Forests crucial for limiting climate change to 1.5 degrees

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Top climate scientist on summer festival line-ups

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Beavers arrive in the Forest of Dean

A pair of Eurasian Beavers will return to the Forest of Dean today (24 July) for the first time for about 400 years.