Good things to start the day with!

Nov 23, 2021

Delhi pollution: 'Every time I go outside my eyes start to burn'

Schools in Delhi, India, are to remain closed until further notice because of the high levels of air pollution in the city.

Delhi pollution: 'Every time I go outside my eyes start to burn'

Nov 23, 2021

Russia Blasts Satellite in Space

Last week, Russia used a missile to destroy a satellite, sending thousands of pieces of the satellite flying through space.

Russia Blasts Satellite in Space

Nov 19, 2021

Never Too Old: Amazing Seniors Set Records

Their inspiring stories are a good reminder that you’re never too young or too old to do something incredible.

Never Too Old: Amazing Seniors Set Records

Nov 19, 2021

What Is The Word Of The Year

If you could pick one word for the title of “Word of the Year,” what would it be?

What Is The Word Of The Year

Nov 18, 2021

Scientists May Have Discovered An Exoplanet That Orbits Three Stars

Over the years, astronomers have found many planetary systems with two or even three stars.

Scientists May Have Discovered An Exoplanet That Orbits Three Stars

Nov 18, 2021

The farm boy who invented television

Philo Taylor Farnsworth was just 14 when he had an idea. The idea would shape the rest of his life.

The farm boy who invented television

Nov 17, 2021

China’s wandering elephants

Over a year ago, 16 Asian Elephants set off on a long march across China in an epic journey that has seen them cover almost 500 kilometres.

China’s wandering elephants

Nov 17, 2021

Portugal bans bosses contacting staff after work

Technology is an integral and often indispensable part of our lives. However, it can also be an intrusive part, especially where the workplace is concerned.

Portugal bans bosses contacting staff after work

Nov 16, 2021

Teenage chess genius could become youngest World Champion

An 18-year-old chess star has secured himself a chance to become the youngest-ever World Champion.

Teenage chess genius could become youngest World Champion

Nov 16, 2021

How an Oyster Can Form a Perfectly Symmetrical Pearl Better Than We Can With All Our Technology

In research that could inform future high-performance nanomaterials, a University of Michigan-led team has uncovered for the first time how mollusks build ultradurable structures with a level of symmetry that outstrips everything else in the natural world, with the exception of individual atoms.

How an Oyster Can Form a Perfectly Symmetrical Pearl Better Than We Can With All Our Technology

Nov 15, 2021

Architecture Built 1,000 Years Ago to Catch Rain is Being Revived to Save India’s Parched Villages

They brought access to fresh water for millennia, and existed as long-honored pieces of cultural heritage, and then they were abandoned. Now a new chapter is opening on the stepwells of India.

Architecture Built 1,000 Years Ago to Catch Rain is Being Revived to Save India’s Parched Villages

Nov 15, 2021

NASA’s Lucy Mission Will Visit Eight Asteroids

NASA has launched a special spacecraft called Lucy. Lucy will take a 12-year trip to learn more about a group of asteroids known as the Trojans.

NASA’s Lucy Mission Will Visit Eight Asteroids

Nov 14, 2021

2021's Final Lunar Eclipse Is A Must-See Event!

Partial lunar eclipses are typically not considered as newsworthy as total lunar eclipses. However, the one taking place overnight on November 18 and 19, 2021, is definitely worthy of a mention.

2021's Final Lunar Eclipse Is A Must-See Event!

Nov 14, 2021

Australia beat New Zealand by eight wickets in final

Australia powered to an eight-wicket victory over New Zealand to win the Men's T20 World Cup for the first time.

Australia beat New Zealand by eight wickets in final

Nov 12, 2021

Walt Disney World Turns 50!

Walt Disney World's 18-month-long party to celebrate its 50th birthday has begun

Walt Disney World Turns 50!

Nov 12, 2021

Scientists make wooden knife that is sharper than steel

In the near future, the world's top chefs may be using knives made from wood.

Scientists make wooden knife that is sharper than steel

Nov 11, 2021

Companies Develop New Pills to Treat Covid-19

The drug companies Merck and Pfizer have each come up with new medicines that can help protect people from the worst effects of the coronavirus

Companies Develop New Pills to Treat Covid-19

Nov 11, 2021

Whale and krill food chain helps fight climate change

The vast appetites of the largest whales are a much bigger ecological force than scientists thought – and boosting their numbers could be a powerful way of fighting climate change.

Whale and krill food chain helps fight climate change

Nov 10, 2021

"America's Top Young Scientist" Wants To Use Music Therapy To Improve Mental Health

Sarah Park has known about the impact of music on the brain since a young age.

"America's Top Young Scientist" Wants To Use Music Therapy To Improve Mental Health

Nov 10, 2021

It has been years in the making but the team working on Nasa's James Webb Space Telescope are carrying out the final preparations before it launches into orbit in around six weeks' time.

Engineers around the world, including a team from the UK, have been working on the JWST, which will be able to look back in time to just a few hundred million years after the Big Bang - (which was thought to have happened more than 13.5 billion years ago).

It has been years in the making but the team working on Nasa's James Webb Space Telescope are carrying out the final preparations before it launches into orbit in around six weeks' time.