Science news articles including breaking science news stories and recent scientific discoveries.

12 July 2019

We point as if we're trying to reach out and touch something in the distance...

11 July 2019

Engineers have developed a robot that can harvest lettuces.

09 July 2019

No mua aliens: alien technology is not a viable explanation for Oumuamua

08 July 2019

Do plants have consciousness?

08 July 2019

The first complete full body map detailing the connections between neurons in worms has been drawn.

07 July 2019

Storing data in droplets of tiny molecules.

07 July 2019

Helium atoms have the power, or lack thereof, to image the super tiny safely.

04 July 2019

Scientists have found a hidden weakness of the superbug MRSA...

28 June 2019

Protein sequences turned into audible melodies

27 June 2019

Can we improve balance with our calluses

23 June 2019

Robots that assemble like Lego promise to be safer, cheaper and more efficient...

23 June 2019

What would Old McDonald says about his overcrowded, over-medicated, and overlooked animals...?

23 June 2019

How rising Antarctic winds are boosting ocean temperatures...

22 June 2019

Reusable spacecraft will make space travel more budget friendly. How will the ESA's spacecraft work?

16 June 2019

Holes in the Antarctic sea ice have been forming for decades, and are a mystery to science.

15 June 2019

Humans have a unique perception of pitch compared to macaque monkeys

14 June 2019

Can we employ nano-technology to make recyclable crisp packets?

12 June 2019

Harnessing the properties of paper, a new sensor could cut food waste...

10 June 2019

Breakthrough makes new catalyst technology possible...

09 June 2019

If countries increase their commitment to climate action, large cities could save thousands of lives.

08 June 2019

A new compound has been discovered that is able to kill antibiotic resistant bacteria...

06 June 2019

CRISPR gene edited twins have been found to have a 21% higher mortality rate before the age of 76.

05 June 2019

Heart plasters to replace heart muscle in patients recovering from a heart attack

31 May 2019

Engineers have found a cheap way to measure the hand’s sense of touch - paving the way to better prosthetics.