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Elon Musk reveals brain-hacking plans

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 02:37
Start-up NeuraLink wants to start testing its human computer interface on humans.

Climate change: 'No brainer' fuel change to cut transport carbon

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 17:01
MPs say the simple step of adding more ethanol to the UK's fuel mix would be same as taking 700,000 cars off the roads.

Moon Landing: 'Wow, it worked!'

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 16:40
Apollo 11's journey seen from Mission Control

The Kenyan centre saving endangered chimpanzees

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 16:15
Timothy Mwangi has cared for chimpanzees for nearly two decades at this rescue centre in Kenya.

Plastic pollution: Could a year's waste circle the Earth four times?

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 16:15
Could a year's global plastic waste circle the Earth four times over?

Apollo 11: Michael Collins returns to launch site on 50th anniversary

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 10:19
Michael Collins visits the exact spot the first human mission to the moon launched from 50 years ago.

Leaky component led to SpaceX explosion

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 05:49
A leaky component may have been to blame for the dramatic explosion of a SpaceX capsule during testing in April.

Michael Gove: Time running out to stop damage to planet

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 05:47
Mr Gove says there is a moral, political and economic imperative to tackle climate change.

Extinction Rebellion: Who are they and what are their aims?

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 17:17
The Extinction Rebellion group is holding climate protests across the UK.

Fishermen 'still illegally discarding dead fish' says report

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 16:45
A House of Lords inquiry looked at the impact of the ban on fishing discards six months on.

Suzanne Eaton murder: Man arrested for murder of US scientist

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 10:51
The man who allegedly killed Suzanne Eaton was reported to be a father of two from the Greek island.

Anorexia stems from body as well as mind – study

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 08:00
The eating disorder charity Beat said the findings were groundbreaking.

Nasa Moon mission: Open University partners with space agency

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 06:52
It is hoped a new instrument will help scientists understand the sources and movement of water on the Moon.

Galileo sat-nav system still without service

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 06:02
"Europe's GPS" remains offline as it grapples with a technical glitch in its ground infrastructure.

New face of the Bank of England's £50 note is revealed as Alan Turing

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 05:12
The note - once called the currency of corrupt elites - gets a makeover with the image of a computer pioneer.

Neil Armstrong's son talks about the Moon landing

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 03:48
Mark Armstrong talks about his father, and the first ever Moon landing 50 years ago.

Climate change: Used cooking oil imports may fuel deforestation

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 19:56
Imports of waste oil from Asia, intended to cut carbon from transport, are linked to rising levels of deforestation

Chandrayaan-2: India space launch delayed by technical problem

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 18:06
India's space mission to the Moon's south pole will not launch on Monday, due to a technical problem.

Neil Armstrong - the man behind the legend

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 16:30
The public knew little about this enigmatic man, but now we are gaining a glimpse of the real Neil Armstrong.

Giant jellyfish spotted off Cornwall coast

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 07:44
The huge barrel jellyfish, as big as a human, was seen off the coast of Cornwall.