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11 February 2014

This week the Gaia telescope, a 1 billion pixel camera was tested 1.5 million km from Earth and it works!

10 February 2014

The first prosthetic hand has been developed that allows its user to actually feel what they are touching, in real time.

16 January 2014

Crowd funding programmes have raised money for Hollywood films, but now it could even be used to monitor carbon dioxide...

12 January 2014

Super thin, flexible electronic circuits which can be applied to any surface have been developed by Swiss scientists...

07 January 2014

Are commercial companies using robots to sell you products? And how realistic are they?

07 January 2014

Will use of renewable energy take off in 2014?

05 January 2014

Graphene looks set to enter mass market manufacturing in 2014...

05 January 2014

China has the world’s most ambitious space programme, and 2014 will see the nation take some important steps forward...

05 December 2013

How much energy is generating using renewables?

27 November 2013

Scientists have engineered a surface that rejects water droplets 40% faster than had been thought feasible.

22 November 2013

A new way to spot cancerous cells speedily, by looking at their stiffness, has been developed by US scientists.

22 November 2013

The world record has been broken for the most satellites launched aboard a single rocket.

21 November 2013

A surface has been designed which stays incredibly dry.

15 November 2013

A map tracking deforestation and tree replanting has been produce by Google, NASA and the University of Maryland...

11 November 2013

There's a lot of traffic on it's way to the little red planet right now. Why?

31 October 2013

International computer giant IBM has unveiled its vision for a "supercomputer in a sugarcube" powered by...

22 September 2013

Google have teamed up with the Raspberry Pi Foundation to get make software development tools available to children.

19 September 2013

This week, salvage experts have been trying to raise the capsized Costa Concordia...

04 September 2013

The 'Walkie Talkie' in London has been damaging cars this week by acting as a parabolic reflector, targeting...

28 August 2013

An expert has said that he’s deeply worried about cooling water leaks at Fukushima. But how does nuclear power work?

28 August 2013

The most accurate clock ever made, accurate to one second in ten billion years...

22 August 2013

Could trains be built to travel as fast as jet liners?

15 August 2013

Using a protein from squids, US scientists have created an infrared invisibility cloak.

08 August 2013

Device tells smart phone how fast you’re burning fat and could help patients to control diabetes...