A hi-tech harpoon designed to pick up debris in space has undergone a successful test.Read the full story ›
Astronaut Tim Peake says he believes life is probably abundant throughout the universeRead the full story ›
TV astronomer Mark Thompson dropped into our studios to show off some of his latest experiments that will feature in his upcoming show.Read the full story ›
Nature and science-based nuture is being used to grow hi-tech tomatoes all year round in a huge greenhouse in Suffolk.Read the full story ›
Cambridge University scientists have printed a 3D hand that can play the piano to prove that in the future it could be used for surgery.Read the full story ›
An auction of items belonging to renowned scientist Stephen Hawking has smashed estimates to raise money for charity.Read the full story ›
A ten-year project aiming to sequence the genome of every known animal, plant, fungus and protozoa in the world has begun today.Read the full story ›
A rather unusual spokesperson has been invited to give evidence at a Parliamentary committee chaired by the MP for Harlow Robert Halfon.
'Pepper' the robot was invited to speak in an education committee about what artificial intelligence could mean for education.
Peterborough Cathedral has placed an artist's replica of the moon within the building.Read the full story ›
To mark the day - here's a run down of some of the science and technology stories we've featured over the last year.Read the full story ›