Thwaites Glacier: Biggest ever Antarctic field campaign

Science/Nature - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 07:01
British and American scientists will assess the stability of one of Antarctica's biggest ice streams.

Jojo Moyes: modern dating is a 'road of misery'

Entertainment - Sun, 04/29/2018 - 23:45
The Me Before You author takes dating apps to task and says we're too busy checking out our prospective date's abs.

Regain control

Technology - Sun, 04/29/2018 - 21:15
The new rules which might help stop private information being shared without our knowledge.

Ostracised and fetishised: The perils of travelling as a young black woman

BBC Front Page News - Sun, 04/29/2018 - 21:12
Ashley Butterfield has been around the world - but a visit to India brought home the challenges of being a lone black female tourist.

'Hacker's paradise'

Technology - Sun, 04/29/2018 - 20:03
How cyber security firm Darktrace was set up by former members of the UK security services and maths professors.

T-Mobile agrees $26bn mega-merger with Sprint

Technology - Sun, 04/29/2018 - 19:55
The US telecoms firms could win more customers through the deal, as long as regulators approve it.

Fortnite: 13-year-old is game's youngest professional player

Technology - Sun, 04/29/2018 - 07:43
Kyle Jackson from Sidcup in Kent is set to compete for cash prizes in events all over the world.

Professional Fortnite gamer at 13 'a dream for all kids'

Technology - Sun, 04/29/2018 - 07:10
Kyle Jackson's skills have given him the chance to earn cash playing the game Fortnite.

Golden State Killer: The end of a 40-year hunt?

BBC Front Page News - Sat, 04/28/2018 - 21:47
After four decades, police believe they've finally caught the Golden State Killer.

Solar plant built at site of Chernobyl nuclear disaster

Science/Nature - Sat, 04/28/2018 - 20:22
How solar power is giving the site of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster a new beginning.

Fake five-star reviews being bought and sold online

Technology - Sat, 04/28/2018 - 20:20
A trade in false online reviews relied upon by millions is identified in a BBC investigation.

Health warnings after toxic caterpillar outbreak in London

Science/Nature - Sat, 04/28/2018 - 13:21
Hairs on the caterpillars can cause fevers and eye and throat irritations, officials say.

Rescued bald eagle released into the wild in Canada

Science/Nature - Sat, 04/28/2018 - 10:23
The female bird of prey was given a traditional Native American farewell in Canada.

Tesla driver banned for M1 autopilot seat-switch

Technology - Sat, 04/28/2018 - 10:11
He said he was the "unlucky one who got caught" after being seen in the passenger seat on the M1.

Play as a refugee in Syrian war video game

Technology - Sat, 04/28/2018 - 08:44
The BAFTA nominated video game trying to teach people about what it's like for refugees fleeing Syria.

Kanye West defends pro-Trump sentiments in new song

Entertainment - Sat, 04/28/2018 - 08:06
In his new track Ye vs. The People, the US rapper defends his pro-Trump sentiments.

SOS! Will Abba's new music live up to their legacy?

Entertainment - Fri, 04/27/2018 - 20:01
The stars have recorded their first new material in 35 years. Is there any chance it'll be any good?

Ethics debate as pig brains kept alive without a body

Science/Nature - Fri, 04/27/2018 - 14:35
Scientists raise ethical concerns as the brain cells of decapitated pigs are kept alive for 36 hours.

Deadline to amend UK surveillance laws

Technology - Fri, 04/27/2018 - 13:14
A High Court judgement calling for changes came out of a legal challenge mounted by rights group Liberty.

Tech Tent: the technology of pleasure

Technology - Fri, 04/27/2018 - 13:09
Meet the British firm making its mark in the sex tech sector.