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Pink Moon: Stunning April full moon will actually appear orange

18/04/2019 • 13:33 Science The Independent  

Something known as Rayleigh scattering will mean Earth's satellite will appear a different …

Mind games: the cold war race to produce a superhuman

18/04/2019 • 13:00 Science The Guardian  

The US and Soviet Union both believed people could control time, read minds and ignore pain. And, reveals The Men on Magic Carpets, their psychic …

Tourism bosses hire two bald eagles to defend beaches amid fears seagulls are scaring away visitors

18/04/2019 • 12:56 Science The Telegraph  

Fossils of massive 'lion' larger than a polar bear discovered in Kenya

18/04/2019 • 12:06 Science The Independent  

Once apex predator across Africa, species weighed over a tonne and half and ate elephant-like …

Fossil hunter tries to sell baby T-Rex skeleton on eBay for £2.25m, enraging scientists

18/04/2019 • 11:37 Science The Independent  

Alan Detrich, who has chased dinosaur remains for 30 years, was voted one of People magazine's 'Top Bachelors' in …

The FIRST type of molecule formed in the universe after the Big Bang is found

18/04/2019 • 11:28 Science Daily Mail  

Led by the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy, Germany, the discovery was made using a telescope which is carried up into the Earth's atmosphere …

Stunningly clear aerial image of the UK taken by NASA astronauts

18/04/2019 • 10:54 Science Daily Mail  

Astronauts aboard the ISS have captured an incredible image of the UK and its surrounding waters while the craft was in low orbit on the 26th February …

Mona Lisa's enigmatic charm is NOT the result of da Vinci's model suffering from hypothyroidism

18/04/2019 • 10:20 Science Daily Mail  

A US medical specialist in hyperthyroidism has refuted claims that the Mona Lisa had hyperthyroidism. He says the yellowing of her skin is simply the …

Fragile historic buildings open doors to virtual visitors

18/04/2019 • 07:00 Science The Guardian  

Digital 3D models made for archaeologists and conservationists of at-risk heritage sites are now online so anyone can walk through them After a major …

Roman-era rabbit bone reveals creatures arrived in Britain 1,000 years earlier than thought

18/04/2019 • 05:08 Science The Independent  

Rabbits only established in wild in 12th century in …

How to identify a body: the Marchioness disaster and my life in forensic pathology

18/04/2019 • 05:00 Science The Guardian  

In my career, I have investigated many of the UK’s worst disasters. Few cases were as harrowing as the sinking of the Marchioness in 1989, which left …

A stargazers’ guide to getting the most out of a light-polluted city sky

18/04/2019 • 05:00 Science The Guardian  

Only 2% of people in a Campaign to Protect Rural England census had access to a truly dark sky. But there are still ways to see the stars How many …

22 million-year-old fossils belonging to an ancient apex predator larger than a polar bear

18/04/2019 • 04:30 Science Daily Mail  

Paleontologists at Ohio University have discovered the fossils of a new species of an apex predator that existed 22 million years ago and was larger …

Britain's earliest ever BUNNY lived in 1AD and was found buried at a Roman palace in Sussex

17/04/2019 • 23:01 Science Daily Mail  

Radiocarbon dating of a bone (pictured) unearthed at Fishbourne Roman Palace, West Sussex, shows the rabbit was alive in …

Earth from Space review – hold on to your tinfoil hats!

17/04/2019 • 21:00 Science The Guardian  

This stunning satellite nature show, hosted by a purring Chiwetel Ejiofor, may make you paranoid about being surveilled – but what a visual delight …

Scientists create programmable circuits in human cells that could lead to 'biocomputers'

17/04/2019 • 20:59 Science Daily Mail  

Researchers say they've successfully created a more powerful computer-like human cell that could eventually be used to help monitor one's health or …

Instagram meme pages unionize as they claim the site profits from their work but offers no security

17/04/2019 • 19:32 Science Daily Mail  

Instagram meme accounts have formed the 'IG Meme Union Local 69-420' to advocate for fellow content creators. They say the site profits from their …

Pigs' brains partially revived four hours after death with synthetic blood machine

17/04/2019 • 18:25 Science The Independent  

Though brains showed 'cellular activity' they remained clinically brain dead without electrical signals from brain cells required for …

Prehistoric URINE reveals Neolithic people made the switch from hunting to herding 10,000 years ago

17/04/2019 • 18:00 Science Daily Mail  

A total of 113 samples were analysed from the site of Aşıklı Höyük in central Turkey and revealed a boom in the numbers of humans, sheep and goats …

A firefighting robot named Colossus helped 400 firefighters battle a blaze at Notre Dame

17/04/2019 • 17:45 Science Daily Mail  

An 1,100-pound emergency robot helped save a piece of human history during a blaze at Paris' Notre Dame cathedral that threatened to burn the historic …