The UK Space Agency has just announced new funding for a project to help study weather in space and to help hunt for new planets.Read the full story ›
While a future which includes self aware robots serving humans might be a way off - it could be a little closer, than you might think.Read the full story ›
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.