Blogs

26/11/2013 - 11:55
Submitted by NatalieKeir

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No… it’s a flying jellyfish! In a bid to create a new kind of flying robot, scientists in the US have sought inspiration from an unlikely source. Their...

21/11/2013 - 16:20
Submitted by James Lloyd

This week's guide to science on the telly and radio...

 

Sat 23 November

Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor
BBC One, 7.50...

20/11/2013 - 12:19
Submitted by James Lloyd

It’s been hailed as the ‘comet of the century’, but what is Comet ISON, where is it heading, and when can you see it? Here’s all you need to know about the dirty...

19/11/2013 - 09:55
Submitted by Jason Goodyer

Forget expensive lotions and potions. If you really want to stay looking young and fresh, head for the kitchen cupboard and reach for the bleach.

According to a study carried out at...

12/11/2013 - 10:38
Submitted by Guest

In many a dystopian future, autonomous robots lay waste to mankind. However, urine-powered robots currently being developed in the UK are here to help.

Researchers in Bristol have developed...

08/11/2013 - 09:30
Submitted by James Lloyd

This week's guide to science on the telly and radio...

 

Sun 10 November

Africa 2013: Countdown to the Rains
BBC Two, 8....

07/11/2013 - 12:47
Submitted by James Lloyd

This mesmerising video shows all the planetary systems with more than one planet discovered by NASA's Kepler telescope so far.

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05/11/2013 - 14:55
Submitted by Jason Goodyer

Are you a pet owner that simply couldn’t live without your beloved pooch? Thanks to a South Korean biotech company you may not have to.

Seoul-based...

05/11/2013 - 10:32
Submitted by Guest

We're all aware of some of the more publicised impacts of global warming: rising sea levels, extreme weather events, retreating glaciers. But amongst the despair there may be one small ray of...

01/11/2013 - 09:56
Submitted by James Lloyd

This week's guide to science on the telly and radio...

 

Sun 3 November

Africa 2013: Countdown to the Rains
BBC Two, 8....

30/10/2013 - 15:05
Submitted by James Lloyd

If you could see them from above, Ben Saunders and Tarka L'Herpiniere would currently look like two tiny black dots lost in a sea of white. These British explorers are six days into an epic...

29/10/2013 - 12:22
Submitted by James Lloyd

 

We've just received the following press release from the BBC confirming that The Sky at Night will continue next year:

The BBC today...

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