At 16, MiMi Aung travelled alone to the US for an education. Now she's a project lead on Nasa's Mars mission.
Posted: October 18, 2019, 11:50 pm
A UK-assembled European spacecraft aims to take the closest ever pictures and movies of the Sun.
Posted: October 18, 2019, 8:43 pm
Two female astronauts made history as they replaced a power unit on the International Space Station.
Posted: October 18, 2019, 7:50 pm
Scientists are developing the techniques to spot mass stranding events from orbit.
Posted: October 17, 2019, 10:50 pm
A committee is set up to push climate action but critics point to delay on environment policy.
Posted: October 17, 2019, 4:25 pm
A yellow organism, which looks like fungus but acts like an animal, has gone on display at a Paris zoo.
Posted: October 17, 2019, 3:50 pm
Family of inventor says they were designed to be reused to stop trees from being destroyed.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 11:00 pm
The leashed beasts may look like large powerful dogs, but they still have the wild heart of a wolf.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 6:51 pm
Researchers grow brains in a lab and discover that human neurons develop more slowly than those of other primates.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 5:03 pm
The team behind the Bloodhound supersonic car is in Northern Cape to start running the vehicle.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 4:11 pm
The Duke of Cambridge calls for more education and awareness during a visit to northern Pakistan.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 2:06 pm
The agency reveals a prototype for a lunar surface spacesuit to fit all shapes and sizes.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 12:52 pm
UK-based team to chart unprecedented waters with fully autonomous sea journey.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 11:01 am
The coffins, whose decorations are still visible, were uncovered at a Theban necropolis near Luxor.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 10:01 am
Sparked by an unexpected rockfall, researchers placed sensors on the mountain to monitor the site.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 7:00 am
The first figures emerge demonstrating that Brexit uncertainty has adversely affected UK research.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 1:20 am
The population first ravaged by commercial whalers in the 1900s is almost back to where it was.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 11:18 pm
A shot of a predator-prey confrontation wins the 2019 Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 10:06 pm
The group says it has taken steps towards legal action over the restriction of protests in London.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 5:07 pm
Environmentalists welcome parts of the new law, but others say the government is going backwards.
Posted: October 15, 2019, 12:44 am
Insects are being touted as an eco-friendly protein source, but do bug burgers pass the taste test?
Posted: October 14, 2019, 5:35 pm
Alexei Leonov, who died on Friday, could have been the first human to land on the Moon.
Posted: October 14, 2019, 2:10 pm
Microplastics are everywhere, but how worried should we be? Scientists are on a mission to find out more.
Posted: October 12, 2019, 11:19 pm
Nearly 400 all-time high temperature records were broken over the summer.
Posted: October 9, 2019, 1:27 am
Where businesses cut down on plastic, fishermen collect litter and students march about the climate.
Posted: October 9, 2019, 12:53 am
Going on foot, by bike or by car? Three Sheffield families took part in a test to find out.
Posted: October 8, 2019, 1:12 am
It may be the smallest ozone hole in three decades but scientists are warning against complacency.
Posted: October 7, 2019, 11:00 pm