Communications

21 February 2017

A bias towards publishing positive results is making it harder to distinguish between true and false claims in science...

05 January 2017

Can you use science to get a date?

02 January 2017

What if we found life beyond the Earth?

02 January 2017

It may be light years away but scientists have developed a nifty way to see if planets around other stars could have...

05 December 2016

A new law means the UK government can see your internet browsing history but there has been a lot of opposition to the...

05 December 2016

Users are locked out of their machines and all their data is irreversibly encrypted unless they pay a large fee...

18 October 2016

Infection is one of the biggest risks from a trip to the hospital, so how is it minimised?

18 October 2016

As our health services face increasing demand could a new app help lessen the load?

10 October 2016

...and it was done by hacking people's web cams.

27 September 2016

The new gadget that could save lives.

31 August 2016

Researchers can benefit from making their research findings freely available online...

23 June 2016

The Russian's metal ball was propelled into orbit in 1957 and everyone watched with awe and unease...

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07 June 2016

New technology is all well and good but in order to live truly sustainably do we need to change the way we live?

03 May 2016

New technology is changing the way we catch crooks, and phones are key in a lot of cases...

26 April 2016

As drones are getting more commonplace, has the law caught up?

19 April 2016

The Japanese team have lost contact with the quarter of a billion dollar satellite but what happened?

11 April 2016

Why are the FBI and Apple involved in a stand-off, and what does this mean for the average phone user?

29 March 2016

One day, satellites will help us explore the Moon and Mars...

29 March 2016

It's been over 50 years since this satellite launched and its long-since been decommisioned but what happens when...

29 March 2016

Why, when the rest of us have been sat in an economic downturn, has the satellite industry been booming?

29 March 2016

Europe's Galileo will soon be operational, providing us with much more accurate navigation but why do we need it?

29 March 2016

Space is one tough cookie to crack but there's now 3,000 satellites up there, so how have we done it?

24 March 2016

Currently, personal assistant robots are not the chattiest but one scientist at Cambridge is hoping to change that...

15 March 2016

Can we make circuits that are more flexible than silicon?