Lifelike simulations that make real-life surgery safer | Peter Weinstock
20 Mar 2017 4:57:11
Critical care doctor Peter Weinstock shows how surgical teams are using a blend of Hollywood special effects and 3D printing to create amazingly lifelike reproductions of real patients -- so they can practice risky surgeries ahead of time. Think: "Operate twice, cut once." Glimpse the future of surgery in this forward-thinking talk.
Google boss says sorry for extremist content
20 Mar 2017 3:50:02
Google's European boss apologises for brands appearing next to extremist content that they didn't feel comfortable with.
Virtual reality could spot concussion in footballers
Yesterday » 3:09:03
New technology which could be used by club doctors is being trialled, a BBC investigation finds.
Article 50: Theresa May to trigger Brexit process next week
20 Mar 2017 2:52:52
Theresa May will notify the EU on 29 March under the Article 50 process that the UK is leaving.
Pound slips on Article 50 news
20 Mar 2017 2:52:49
Sterling dips while UK shares retreat from record highs.
MPs debate £1,200 cap on insurance costs for young drivers
20 Mar 2017 2:01:54
More than 185,000 people signed a petition to cap insurance costs, triggering a Westminster debate.
Asda withdraws Slimzone meals amid row with Slimming World
20 Mar 2017 1:10:47
The chain has withdrawn a range of slimming meals after failing to classify the ingredients.
Beauty and the Beast smashes US box office records
20 Mar 2017 0:10:27
The Emma Watson film smashes a whole load of records in its opening weekend.
M&S pulls online ads from Google over extremist content fears
20 Mar 2017 0:09:41
The retailer is the latest company to pull ads amid fears of appearing next to extremist content.
Deutsche Bank cuts staff bonuses
20 Mar 2017 9:25:46
Bonuses were cut by more than three-quarters at the German banking giant last year.
Beijing park dispenses loo roll using facial recognition
20 Mar 2017 9:25:25
It has toilet paper dispensers with face recognition to stop visitors from taking too much loo roll.
S Korea complains to WTO about China over Thaad
20 Mar 2017 9:12:27
South Korea claims China is treating its companies unfairly over an anti-missile defence system.
Happiness report: Norway is the happiest place on earth
20 Mar 2017 8:43:03
It's the international day of happiness - and the annual rankings have been published.
Vodafone's Indian unit and Idea Cellular announce merger
20 Mar 2017 5:09:56
Joining forces with Idea Cellular makes it India's biggest telecoms firm.
Sperm swimming technique 'all down to simple maths'
20 Mar 2017 2:16:07
Knowing why some sperm succeed and others fail could help treat male infertility, researchers say.
'I'm owed £9,000 in child maintenance'
20 Mar 2017 1:58:27
Laura Riley has a 10-year-old son, Louis, and has been chasing child maintenance payments for nine years.
Secret of a sperm's success
20 Mar 2017 0:46:56
How a sperm manages to reach the fallopian tubes is clear at last, scientists say.
20 Mar 2017 0:02:25
Gamblers and insurers both place bets on the future, so how do they compare?
'Out of control'
20 Mar 2017 0:02:11
Australian Jessica May overcame acute anxiety by setting up a recruitment firm for people with mental and physical disabilities.
Rail industry promises 6,400 extra trains
20 Mar 2017 0:00:48
The Rail Delivery Group says the UK network will see an 11% rise in weekly services by 2021.
SpaceX Dragon capsule returns to Earth
19 Mar 2017 7:45:44
The SpaceX Dragon capsule returns to Earth after its mission to the International Space Station.
New York Times boss Mark Thompson on Trump's accusations
19 Mar 2017 0:48:13
New York Times boss Mark Thompson discusses being in the firing line for Donald Trump's tweets.
Indian engineer named Saddam Hussain cannot get a job
19 Mar 2017 0:09:22
The marine engineer has been turned down more than 40 times and went to court to change his name.
Trump 'looks forward to visiting China' - Tillerson
19 Mar 2017 5:03:09
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson tells President Xi Jinping the US wants better ties with China.
19 Mar 2017 0:35:24
How a remote community in Guyana is using cutting-edge software and equipment against deforestation.