Airbus to build giant satellite network
15 Jun 2015 1:20:51
European aerospace giant, Airbus, is contracted to build the world's largest satellite constellation for the OneWeb project to broaden global internet access.
Comet robot Philae phones home again
15 Jun 2015 0:21:40
Europe's comet lander has again been in touch with Earth, making three short contacts on Sunday.
VIDEO: Could you give up meat for one day?
15 Jun 2015 8:04:34
A new campaign is asking us to give up meat for a day - claiming it is damaging both our health and that of the planet.
VIDEO: Philae scientist 'hugged taxi driver'
14 Jun 2015 7:06:05
British space scientist Professor Monica Grady gives her reaction to news that Esa's comet lander, Philae, has woken up and contacted Earth.
Return of the plucky comet lander
14 Jun 2015 6:18:49
Awakening could be one of space exploration's best good-luck stories
Philae comet lander wakes up
14 Jun 2015 2:48:23
The European Space Agency says its comet lander, Philae, has woken up and contacted Earth.
Damehood for former EC science chief
12 Jun 2015 1:39:37
After her post was controversially axed, the former chief scientific advisor to the European Commission, Anne Glover, is made a Dame.
Supersonic car bid put back to 2016
12 Jun 2015 8:29:04
The Bloodhound Super-Sonic Car is not going to get into the desert this year to break the world land speed record because of a delay in its rocket development programme.
Can the divestment movement tame climate change?
12 Jun 2015 8:00:38
Does dumping fossil fuel investments make any sense?
Pluto's dark and light terrains
12 Jun 2015 0:57:20
The Long range camera on Nasa's New Horizons probe reveals clear evidence of discrete bright and dark regions on the dwarf planet Pluto.
Pain of producing climate change deal
12 Jun 2015 0:36:36
Environment correspondent Helen Briggs assesses the progress being made towards a meaningful deal on climate change.
The Jurassic problem in Jurassic World
12 Jun 2015 5:31:03
The Jurassic problem in Jurassic World
Juvenile camels 'key source' of Mers
12 Jun 2015 1:11:00
Research published recently in the journal Emerging Infectious Diseases shows that camels aged less than four years might be a major source of Mers.
Police probe over fox cubs video
11 Jun 2015 8:50:25
Police are investigating after footage of 16 fox cubs held in a barn near to hunt kennels in North Yorkshire emerges.
Female scientists post 'distractingly sexy' photos
11 Jun 2015 6:06:12
Pictures posted by female scientists
Climate change progress 'too slow'
11 Jun 2015 5:03:21
International talks in Bonn have made progress towards a new global deal on climate change, says the UN, amid calls from NGOs for a faster pace.
VIDEO: What's living in space like?
11 Jun 2015 4:38:57
Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti has spent 200 days in space - here's what she got up to.
'Best candidates' for lost Philae
11 Jun 2015 3:49:29
The European Space Agency releases some pictures that may include its lost comet lander, Philae.
Viewpoint: Women must fight sexism in science
11 Jun 2015 2:13:10
Women must fight sexism in science
How aggressive are robins?
11 Jun 2015 2:03:30
Just how aggressive is the seemingly innocent robin?
VIDEO: How Cristoforetti captured world's attention
11 Jun 2015 9:26:15
A look back at how astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti has been engaging with her 545,000 Twitter followers whilst on the ISS.
VIDEO: Cornwall hosts mission control training
11 Jun 2015 8:08:43
Goonhilly Earth Station is hosting a training course for future space mission controllers
VIDEO: Astronauts prepare for return to Earth
11 Jun 2015 7:28:13
Three astronauts have begun their return to Earth from the International Space Station, one month after a rocket failure delayed an earlier attempt.
Milk digestion's 'more recent rise'
11 Jun 2015 7:15:36
The ability to digest milk appears to have become common only very recently in Europe, according to a new study.
Delayed astronauts to return to Earth
11 Jun 2015 7:01:35
Three astronauts are due to return from the International Space Station after their original departure was delayed by a month over a rocket failure.