3D printer makes tool in space
Yesterday » 0:56:57
Astronauts on the International Space Station use a 3-D printer to make a wrench, from instructions sent up in an email.
Trade deal protest falls on deaf ears
Yesterday » 0:38:55
Anti-trade deal protesters vent their anger in Brussels but EU leaders have already gone home.
Wonga customer wins fees challenge
Yesterday » 9:54:00
Payday lender Wonga will refund the fees and interest charged to a customer whose outstanding loan has already been written off.
Power firms to get £1bn to stay open
Yesterday » 9:29:15
Power generation firms are to receive close to £1bn to ensure their plants stay open and prevent the lights going out in the coming years.
7ft marine reptile fossil beach find
Yesterday » 9:27:21
An amateur fossil hunter has unearthed a 7ft skeleton of a carnivorous marine reptile on a beach in south Wales.
North Sea oil fears 'too dramatic'
Yesterday » 9:16:02
A leading figure in the UK's oil industry, Sir Ian Wood, tells the BBC warnings the industry is close to collapse are overstating the problem.
HK tycoon found guilty of corruption
Yesterday » 8:59:33
Hong Kong property tycoon Thomas Kwok and a former government official have been found guilty in the city's biggest-ever corruption case.
Disabled 'missing out' on scheme
Yesterday » 7:40:51
Substantial numbers of disabled people are missing out on government support to help them into work, a group of MPs say.
Asia shares follow US stocks higher
Yesterday » 7:28:07
Markets in Asia rise in the wake of US markets' overnight records - inspired by Wednesday's apparent hardening of the US's stance on interest rates.
China revises up 2013 economy size
Yesterday » 6:26:58
China revises up the size of its economy in 2013 by 3.4%, which works out to about the size of Malaysia's economic output.
Thai firm buys US rival Bumble Bee
Yesterday » 4:48:34
The world's largest canned tuna producer Thai Union Frozen Products is buying US rival Bumble Bee Foods for $1.5bn (£96m).
VIDEO: India splashes out on art biennale
Yesterday » 3:52:54
Kochi in India is hosting its second art biennale despite criticism the city can't afford to lavish so much money on the arts.
Birds fled 'day before' US tornadoes
Yesterday » 2:21:28
Tracking data reveals that golden-winged warblers fled one day before the April 2014 US tornado outbreak, probably because they "heard it coming".
In pictures: Bangladesh oil spill clean-up
Yesterday » 1:51:00
Bangladesh oil slick threatens world's largest mangrove forest
How are Venezuelans coping with tumbling oil prices?
Yesterday » 1:17:24
How Venezuelans are affected by falling oil prices
New record depth for deepest fish
Yesterday » 1:01:55
Fish are filmed more than 8,000m down in the Mariana Trench - the deepest place on Earth.
VIDEO: New record depth for deepest fish
Yesterday » 0:59:51
Fish have been filmed more than 8,000m down in the Mariana Trench - the deepest place on Earth.
Shrink ship bubbles ‘for climate fix’
Yesterday » 0:26:21
Shrinking the bubbles generated by ships could counteract the impact of climate change, a study suggests.
Global debt: How worried should we be?
Yesterday » 0:10:21
How worried should we be?
Budapest's underground escape craze
Yesterday » 0:01:30
The underground escape games taking Hungary by storm
VIDEO: Escape games boom in Budapest
Yesterday » 0:00:24
Why are people flocking to Hungary in order to try and escape from locked rooms?
VIDEO: Myanmar turns to pop-up power
Yesterday » 3:20:31
Myanmar, also known as Burma, is trying out fast track power generation, putting gas generators into re-used shipping containers.
Nick Hewer to leave The Apprentice
Yesterday » 2:58:48
Lord Sugar's adviser on The Apprentice Nick Hewer announces he is to leave the BBC One show after a decade.
Carbon mission returns global maps
Yesterday » 2:36:20
Nasa's Orbiting Carbon Observatory produces its first global maps of carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere.
Two US states sue over marijuana
Yesterday » 1:53:12
Nebraska and Oklahoma are asking the US Supreme Court to nullify a 2012 law that made marijuana legal in the US state of Colorado.