Journey through quail embryo wins Nikon science video prize
Sequential images of a ten day old quail embryo have won Portuguese biologist, Gabriel G. Martins first prize in this year's Nikon Small World in Motion Photomicrography Competition. The entry was one of hundreds submitted for the contest, which aims to highlight the latest techniques of scientific imaging.
US troops arrive in Poland as the interim government in Ukraine resumes an offensive against pro-Russia separatists in the east of the country. Ivor Bennett reports on the breakdown of an Easter truce agreement, and how the threat of more sanctions from the US could hit markets.
A U.S. Air Force pilot flying a C-17 Globemaster III makes a surprise landing at a tiny island airport in Tampa, Florida, an incident which is now being investigated. The 400,000 pound aircraft ended up landing on a runway only designed for 20,000 pounds!