April 24,2016 00:00:27 AM
Almost everyone finds it easier to go to sleep in their own rooms, rather than new places.
April 21,2016 01:08:51 AM
The Global Integrated Drought Monitoring and Prediction System (GIDMaPS) map shows large patches of dry areas in every continent, indicating droughts of varying severity.
April 17,2016 00:23:39 AM
Scientists have found that the nutritional properties — in particular the protein content — of plant pollen has reduced by a third (down from 18 per cent to 12 per cent) over the past 172 years.
April 10,2016 00:55:53 AM
One of the biggest problems with traditional armour has been that it is extremely heavy, even for occasional use in cars.
March 20,2016 02:02:10 AM
From Star Trek to The Fly to Doctor Who, hundreds of science fiction stories have extensively used interstellar transporters, much to the delight of nerds across the world.
March 13,2016 00:34:51 AM
Harvard University professor Daniel Lieberman spent an afternoon chewing different cuts of raw goat meat.
February 24,2016 01:37:08 AM
A payment app called Swish could ensure the currency note is completely dead in the country by 2025, and with it, many hope, a lot of crime too.
February 14,2016 01:22:00 AM
What scientists are tweeting about.
February 08,2016 00:48:34 AM
A UN panel has held that the WikiLeaks founder had been “arbitrarily detained” by the UK since 2010. A look at the ruling and the politics around it.
February 01,2016 07:33:25 AM
The Iowa caucuses kickstart the US presidential nomination process today. Here’s why voters in a small rural state matters in the race to the White House