Picture Stories The agile Octopus berrima shows us its getaway moves and camouflage tricks. Picture Stories 1 Minute Read Octopuses are fascinating creatures. Their invertebrate bodies are capable of through
By BBC News Online Science Editor Dr David Whitehouse Small pieces of burnt bread, discovered in a pit at Yarnton in Oxfordshire, UK, have been dated and found to be 5,500 years old. This makes the Neolithic
Activist behind Oxford University 'Rhodes Must Fall' campaign says he 'should have whipped' white student
The controversial activist behind the ‘Rhodes Must Fall’ campaign at Oxford University has said he “should have whipped” a white student after he was filmed knocking a phone out of the man’s hand with
How much do red pandas like snow? Quite a lot, it seems. A zookeeper at Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden shot footage of two red pandas having the time of their life in the fresh snow. Rover, a 9-year-old
Icelanders tend to brag about their hardiness when it comes to cold weather and beating wind. They usually trace it to Viking ancestors, who fought through heavy storms just to get to this isolated island.
But it'll cost you Monitors are usually a boring purchase — they're a means to an end — and monitors targeted at businesses are at the far end of the interesting spectrum. But Dell's new monitor will your
It's proof that crowdsourced science can solve problems quickly. It's no great shock to see citizen scientists make discoveries that professionals miss, but making it through a video game? That's different.
A new genetic test could identify people who are most at risk of Alzheimer’s disease when they are just 35 years old. Scientists in the US are developing a way to predict which people are likely to develop