Cystic fibrosis gene therapy boost
03 Jul 2015 1:58:00
A gene therapy has stabilised and slightly improved cystic fibrosis in some of 136 patients in a trial.
Asia shares down on US jobs report
03 Jul 2015 1:53:25
Shares in Asia were trading in negative territory on Friday after a mixed jobs report from the US, described by analysts as "solid but far from great".
Airbus plans new China plant
03 Jul 2015 0:49:48
Airbus has signed a deal for its second factory in China, further expanding its growing relationship with the world's second largest economy.
Pre-pay energy users 'paid £226 more'
03 Jul 2015 0:36:59
Energy customers on pre-payment meters have been paying an average of £226 a year more than they would have done on the cheapest direct debit tariff, Citizens Advice says.
Why insects are marvels of engineering
03 Jul 2015 0:27:28
High-speed video reveals how insects take to the air
Oceans face 'acidification crisis'
03 Jul 2015 0:21:55
A major report warns that life in the seas will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions are drastically cut.
VIDEO: What to look out for in the Budget
02 Jul 2015 3:01:23
BBC News editors Robert Peston, Kamal Ahmed and Norman Smith give their predictions on what will appear in the chancellor's Budget in July 2015.
VIDEO: Cars designed to be slept in
02 Jul 2015 3:01:19
Vehicle design students at the Royal College of Art have been re-imagining the kind of cars that will be possible in an era of driverless transport.
What can Greece learn from Cyprus and Iceland?
02 Jul 2015 3:01:18
What lessons can Greece learn from Cyprus and Iceland?
World economy: The hidden rocks
02 Jul 2015 3:01:17
The issues posing the greatest risks to the world economy
Africa's video game makers dreaming big
02 Jul 2015 3:01:16
How Africa's games makers plan to make it big
Hard task: Creating more apprentices
02 Jul 2015 3:01:15
Can business take on three million more?
VIDEO: Acrobats of the insect world
02 Jul 2015 3:00:24
Researchers are using super slow-motion footage to reveal the secrets of the most acrobatic insects
VIDEO: The blind birdman of Brazil
02 Jul 2015 3:00:06
Juan Pablo Culasso has been blind since birth but he has become one of the best "birdwatchers" in South America.
Fiat-Chrysler criticised over recalls
02 Jul 2015 2:25:49
Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles faces action over the mishandling in the US of car recalls, the country's top vehicle safety regulator says.
VIDEO: ‘Irreversible change’ to sea life from CO2
02 Jul 2015 8:48:41
A major report warns that life in the seas will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions from industrial society are drastically cut.
VIDEO: Greece divided? Explained in one minute
02 Jul 2015 8:28:47
Can Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras count on the support of his governing coalition?
Greece needs even more money - IMF
02 Jul 2015 7:54:52
Greece will need an extra 50bn euros over the next three years to stabilise its finances under the existing, disputed bailout plans, the IMF says.
VIDEO: Peston the Greek?
02 Jul 2015 7:31:04
The BBC's Robert Peston attempts to explain the Greek debt crisis - from the Greek point of view.
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon: Meet the first women to fight on the front lines of an American war
02 Jul 2015 5:01:31
In 2011, the US Armed Forces still had a ban on women in combat -- but in that year, a Special Operations team of women was sent to Afghanistan to serve on the front lines, to build rapport with locals and try to help bring an end to the war. Reporter Gayle Tzemach Lemmon tells the story of this "band of sisters," an extraordinary group of women warriors who broke a long-standing barrier to serve.
BP to pay £12bn for Gulf oil spill
02 Jul 2015 4:12:36
BP has reached an $18.7bn (£12bn) settlement with the US Department of Justice following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Pluto shows its spots to Nasa probe
02 Jul 2015 4:03:13
The New Horizons mission to Pluto releases new colour views of the dwarf planet, revealing some intriguing dark spots.
Facebook to pay video clip creators
02 Jul 2015 3:45:27
Facebook is to start sharing revenue from advertising with video creators.
'No' vote 'won't help Greece'
02 Jul 2015 3:26:38
A "No" vote in the Greek referendum on bailout terms will not provide Greece with an easy way out of its economic crisis, a key eurozone official says.
US employment up by 223,000 in June
02 Jul 2015 2:47:35
US employment grew by 233,000 in June, fewer than hoped, with estimates of April and May's jobs numbers were also revised down, official figures show.