Who really discovered sunspots?

Humans have known about these solar features for millennia, but it wasn't until a relatively unknown scientist in the 17th Century that we knew their true nature.

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Mission into the Sun

We’ve visited Pluto and the outer reaches of the Solar System, and our rovers are trundling over the surface of Mars. Yet the Sun has remained stubbornly out of reach… until now.

The Scientific Guide to a Healthier You

Everyone's lives are busy, but it can be hard to track down truly useful health advice. In this special edition of BBC Focus Magazine, experts reveal the science behind what really works.

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