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The Vatican and a space agency have a plan to preserve a treasure trove of historical documents. What do the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Vatican have in common? Both institutions hold in their...

Why it’s harder to concentrate as we get older: Study finds over-55s under stress show less activity in part of the brain which enables us to pay attention Most of us expect to find it harder to...

Uber unveils its self-flying taxi: Firm shows off the first look at prototypes for Uber Air craft that could hit city skies as soon as 2020 (and cost the same as hailing a cab) Uber showed off full size...

A new stellar death model reveals how our sun is going to die and solves a 25-year-old science problem in the process. Scientists have finally figured out what will happen to our sun when it dies 10 billion...

The spy drone that can stay airborne for a YEAR: BAE Systems unveils an incredible solar-powered UAV that could be used by the military by 2019 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) uses the sun to power its...

These Sumerian tablets were looted from Iraq and bought by an American company. A large collection consisting of hundreds of 4,000-year-old Sumerian tablets from the mystery city of Irisagrig have just...

For the first time ever, astronomers detected sodium atoms in the atmosphere of an exoplanet, which suggests it is cloud-free. “Hot Jupiters” aren’t the only eccentric exoplanets out...

Bump on the head can double the risk of getting dementia – even if you do not lose consciousness A bump on the head can double the risk of dementia, even if you stay conscious More than 10,000 people...

While scientists widely agree that the sun will die in approximately 10 billion years, until now what would happen to it remained unclear. Now, researchers from the University of Manchester predict that...

The paper suggests that alligators, sea otters, and other predators are re-colonizing the ecosystems where they were once hunted and killed off by humans. It’s a common storyline in many a disaster...

NASA video reveals the ‘inferno of entry’ its InSight Mars probe will face on the red planet after blasting off from California tomorrow NASA is preparing to launch its next Mars lander from...

According to a new study, the tourism industry is responsible for about 8 percent of the world’s carbon dioxide emissions. New research suggests that domestic and international tourism combined for...

Drones could help save the crumbling Great Wall of China: Intel’s Falcon 8+ craft are being deployed to spot sections that have fallen into disrepair Intel is sending Falcon drones to the Jiankou...

Forget Botox, most women DON’T want to look younger! Only 3 per cent of women over 40 said they actually wanted to look younger This is compared with more than half of women who would prefer to...

Aristotle first proved it in 330 BC, yet many conspiracy theorists still doubt whether the Earth is really round. Space agencies including NASA and ESA have taken countless satellite images that clearly...

How Earth’s continents have shifted: Interactive map lets you travel back in time to see our planet over 600 million years of its history ‘Ancient Earth Globe’ reveals how the continents...