Iceberg 'doodles' trace climate history
Today » 1:42:25
Scientists publish a new atlas of the poles, detailing the sometimes strange shapes on the ocean floor.
Christian Dior and LVMH combined by French billionaire
Today » 1:31:29
France's richest man makes £10bn move to combine Christian Dior fashion house with luxury firm LVMH.
Why does this rhino have 24-hour security?
Today » 1:25:08
Sudan is a the northern white rhino, and the last chance for the survival of his species.
Costa coffee owner Whitbread wary over prospects
Today » 0:47:43
The owner of the coffee chain and Premier Inn hotels predicts a "tougher consumer environment" this year.
Government borrowing at lowest since financial crisis, says ONS
Yesterday » 8:55:08
Government borrowing fell to £52bn in the year to the end of March, according to official data.
Hornby directors defend chairman Roger Canham
Yesterday » 8:04:28
An investor group says it is "time for change", but the toymaker's directors fight back.
FTSE 100 opens flat but Carpetright hit as sales slow
Yesterday » 7:57:49
Carpetright says profits will be at the low end of forecasts amid "tougher trading conditions".
Are flying cars the future?
Yesterday » 7:01:28
A first glimpse of the flying car backed by Google co-founder
'World's oldest fungus' raises evolution questions
Today » 6:59:22
Fossils found in rock from beneath the sea may be the oldest known fungi by one to two billion years.
Government lacks faith in free market, says energy boss
Yesterday » 6:50:24
The boss of British Gas owner Centrica hits back as the Tories propose a cap on energy bills.
General Election 2017: Labour to rip up Tory Brexit plan
Yesterday » 6:32:28
The party says it would prioritise jobs and workers' rights, and guarantee the status of EU citizens.
Can plastic roads help save the planet?
Yesterday » 0:11:20
A start-up company is persuading local councils in the UK to turn local plastic waste into roads.
Yesterday » 0:00:52
Rushed off your feet? Not enough hours in the day? Here are some apps to help you take control.
Small businesses with EU staff worried about Brexit
Yesterday » 3:58:46
More than half of small firms employing workers from the EU worry that Brexit will hurt recruitment, report claims.
Brexit university ‘brain drain’ warning
Yesterday » 3:54:45
Academic staff from EU countries should be urgently guaranteed a right to stay, say MPs.
Yesterday » 3:52:29
Many people are unsure about what machine learning is, but the chances are they are using it every day.
Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales creates news service Wikitribune
Yesterday » 3:50:10
Wikitribune will be written by professional journalists and edited by volunteers.
Diesel vehicles important for UK economy, says industry
Yesterday » 3:39:01
Commercial vehicles - which are mainly diesel - are important for UK economy, says SMMT trade body.
General Motors loses Supreme Court appeal over car faults
Yesterday » 1:06:53
The decision exposes the firm to more customer lawsuits over a defect that led to recalls in 2014.
Peugeot Citroen investigated over diesel emissions
Yesterday » 8:37:59
French prosecutors have started an investigation into diesel emissions by Peugeot and Citroen cars.
Plastic-eating caterpillar could munch waste, scientists say
Yesterday » 8:06:46
A caterpillar that munches on plastic bags could hold the key to tackling plastic waste, say scientists.
Trump calls record-breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson
Yesterday » 7:13:57
'Better you than me,' jokes US president as astronaut Peggy Whitson reveals drinking recycled urine.
Toy-maker Hasbro revenues boosted by Monopoly sales
Yesterday » 6:14:23
The owner says there was strong demand for board games as well as digital gaming growth.
'Anomaly' blamed for £10k first class railway ticket
Yesterday » 5:49:02
The ticket is for a journey between towns 64 miles apart making the trip cost £156 per mile.
How fake news does real harm | Stephanie Busari
Yesterday » 5:12:07
On April 14, 2014, the terrorist organization Boko Haram kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls from the town of Chibok, Nigeria. Around the world, the crime became epitomized by the slogan #BringBackOurGirls -- but in Nigeria, government officials called the crime a hoax, confusing and delaying any efforts to rescue the girls. In this powerful talk, journalist Stephanie Busari points to the Chibok tragedy to explain the deadly danger of fake news and what we can do to stop it.