Wind farms outstrip nuclear power Wind farms outstrip nuclear power

The UK's wind farms generated more power than its nuclear power stations on Tuesday, the National Grid says.

včera, 2:07
Slumbering lions win top photo prize Slumbering lions win top photo prize

A black and white image of lions resting on a rock outcrop in the Serengeti has won the 2014 Wildlife Photographer of the Year award.

včera, 3:24
Scottish fish 'first to have sex' Scottish fish 'first to have sex'

The first animals to copulate were small fish that lived 385 million years ago in what is now Scotland, a study suggests.

19. 10. 2014 21:17
Tractor beam breaks distance record Tractor beam breaks distance record

Scientists have turned a laser into a reversible "tractor beam" that can repel or attract objects.

21. 10. 2014 17:40
African solar plan to power UK homes African solar plan to power UK homes

Investors are seeking funding from the UK government for an ambitious plan to import solar energy generated in North Africa.

20. 10. 2014 9:33
Gladiators were 'mostly vegetarian' Gladiators were 'mostly vegetarian'

Roman gladiators had a diet that was mostly vegetarian, according to an analysis of bones from a graveyard where the fighters were buried.

včera, 19:39
Aussie bees fight 'hive wars' Aussie bees fight 'hive wars'

Bee colonies in Brisbane are waging war for months on end, according to a new study, and the victorious swarms are taking over the hives of rival species.

21. 10. 2014 13:44
Hobbit find rewriting human history Hobbit find rewriting human history

Tiny species found a decade ago in Indonesia caused big rethink

21. 10. 2014 2:32
Physics reveals how nature sparkles Physics reveals how nature sparkles

Researchers reveal that the same physical mechanism is behind many of nature's most dazzling shines.

včera, 3:15
DNA yields secrets of human pioneer DNA yields secrets of human pioneer

DNA analysis of a 45,000-year-old human has helped scientists pinpoint when our ancestors interbred with Neanderthals.

včera, 20:06