Sat, 25-Oct-2014 03:10 - BBC Science
Google executive Alan Eustace breaks the world altitude record for a parachute jump set two years ago by Felix Baumgartner.
Sat, 25-Oct-2014 02:10 - BBC Science
The European Space Agency releases a short sci-fi movie to promote its audacious bid to land on a comet next month.
Fri, 24-Oct-2014 20:40 - BBC Science
Stags, starlings and more turn out for Autumnwatch
Fri, 24-Oct-2014 19:40 - BBC Science
The European Space Agency releases a short scifi movie to promote its audacious bid to land on a comet next month.
Fri, 24-Oct-2014 14:39 - BBC Science
Campaigners start legal action to prevent the government from capturing a family of wild beavers.
Fri, 24-Oct-2014 12:39 - BBC Science
Skywatchers in North America are treated to the final eclipse of the year.
Fri, 24-Oct-2014 12:09 - BBC Science
Egyptian hieroglyphs seen in a new light
Thu, 23-Oct-2014 23:41 - U.S. News Science
Scientists explain Ebola's scare factor and that what we really should fear is fear itself.
Thu, 23-Oct-2014 23:10 - U.S. News Science
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ebola is giving Americans a crash course in fear.
Thu, 23-Oct-2014 22:40 - U.S. News Science
NEW YORK (AP) — The air was thin, the nights were cold, the sun could easily burn the skin. But about 12,000 years ago, small groups of hunter-gatherers found a home very high up in the Peruvian Andes.
Thu, 23-Oct-2014 21:39 - BBC Science
Small tags stuck to the undersides of baby loggerhead turtles are used to follow the animals' frenetic first hours.
Thu, 23-Oct-2014 19:09 - BBC Science
Farmland birds are at their lowest levels since records began, according to government figures.
Tue, 21-Oct-2014 23:18 - U.S. News Science
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Warmer water and recent storm swells are to blame for mounds of stinky kelp piling up on the sand in the upscale Southern California resort city of Laguna Beach, scientists say.
Tue, 21-Oct-2014 18:47 - BBC Science
Scientists have turned a laser into a reversible "tractor beam" that can repel or attract objects.
Tue, 21-Oct-2014 16:18 - U.S. News Science
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli archaeologists say they have discovered a stone with Latin engravings that could help answer questions surrounding a Jewish revolt nearly 2,000 years ago.
Tue, 21-Oct-2014 11:03 - BBC Science
A report published today claims that banning too many pesticides will lead to lower yields on farm, which in turn could result in an increase in food imports, and job losses
Tue, 21-Oct-2014 03:48 - BBC Science
Tiny species found a decade ago in Indonesia caused big rethink
Mon, 20-Oct-2014 23:18 - BBC Science
Scientists believe they have traced the origin of copulation to fish found in a Scottish lake 385 million years ago.
Mon, 20-Oct-2014 16:18 - BBC Science
A recently discovered comet has flown past Mars, giving scientists a unique chance to study an object from the farthest reaches of the Solar System.
Mon, 20-Oct-2014 16:18 - BBC Science
Prof Brian Cox muses on whether life here on Earth is unique within the Milky Way and what this might mean.
Mon, 20-Oct-2014 15:18 - BBC Science
IPCC expert says EU's plan consigns future leaders to “extraordinary and unprecedented” CO2 cuts.
Fri, 17-Oct-2014 14:50 - BBC Science
The public are being invited to name the site on a comet where a European robot will try to land on 12 November.
Fri, 17-Oct-2014 11:50 - BBC Science
A fascination of comets is their blackness
Fri, 17-Oct-2014 03:50 - BBC Science
A deadly new disease has emerged in Spain that is wiping out amphibians, scientists report.
Thu, 16-Oct-2014 23:51 - U.S. News Science
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The heavens are hosting an event this weekend that occurs once in a million years or so.
Thu, 16-Oct-2014 23:50 - BBC Science
The presence of carnivores, which control herbivore numbers, helps plants without thorny defences thrive, a study of life on the savannah reveals.
Thu, 16-Oct-2014 19:20 - BBC Science
A Nasa spacecraft has provided the first optical images of ice within permanently shadowed craters on the planet Mercury.
Wed, 15-Oct-2014 18:30 - U.S. News Science
BERLIN (AP) — The European Space Agency has confirmed the time and place it will attempt to land the first spacecraft on a comet.
Wed, 15-Oct-2014 17:59 - BBC Science
The European Space Agency confirms the decision to try to land a robot on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on Wednesday 12 November.
Tue, 14-Oct-2014 19:59 - BBC Science
A new form of solar cloud is identified by research led by Dundee University into "space weather" emanating from the Sun.