Solar aeroplane heads for China Solar aeroplane heads for China

Solar Impulse, the fuel-free aeroplane, heads out of Myanmar and on to China on leg five of its attempt to fly around the world.

včera, 1:07
Indian monsoon's past analysed Indian monsoon's past analysed

Fossils from the ocean floor are yielding clues to the Indian monsoon millions of years ago.

dnes, 5:59
Ants in space grapple with zero-g Ants in space grapple with zero-g

A study finds that ants on board the International Space Station still use teamwork to search new areas, despite falling off the walls of their containers for up to eight seconds.

dnes, 11:09
Revolting recipe from the Dark Ages may be key to defeat MRSA Revolting recipe from the Dark Ages may be key to defeat MRSA

A stomach-churning potion from the Dark Ages could be the death of the modern day Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection, according to researchers who claim that the ancient treatment outperforms conventional antibiotics.

včera, 20:25
When an Antarctic iceberg the size of a country breaks away, what happens next? When an Antarctic iceberg the size of a country breaks away, what happens next?

You never forget the first time you see an iceberg. The horizon of a ship at sea is a two dimensional space and to see a three dimensional piece of ice appear in the ocean is quite something. But, in truth, the first iceberg you see is likely to be small. Most icebergs that make it far enough north from Antarctica to where they are danger to shipping are sometimes many years old and at the end...

29. 3. 2015 16:40
Graphene light bulb set for shops Graphene light bulb set for shops

A light bulb made from graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.

28. 3. 2015 15:51
Facebook virtual reality optical illusion less impressive than originally thought Facebook virtual reality optical illusion less impressive than originally thought

When Facebook executives took to the stage to introduce their virtual reality products, they did so with an unbelievable optical illusion. But, it turns out, that picture might have been so hard to believe because it was untrue.

dnes, 15:17
New renewables break capacity bar New renewables break capacity bar

New renewable generating capacity broke the 100GW barrier in 2014, equivalent to the entire fleet of nuclear power plants in the US, a UN report shows.

dnes, 16:28
VIDEO: Abandoned horses 'crisis' - RSPCA VIDEO: Abandoned horses 'crisis' - RSPCA

The RSPCA says it is looking after so many abandoned horses, donkeys and ponies that it cannot take in any more.

dnes, 17:56
Porpoises use 'sound searchlights' Porpoises use 'sound searchlights'

Porpoises finely adjust the size of the beams of sound they use to hunt - using sound like a searchlight to trap their prey, a study finds.

včera, 3:12