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Archeologists discover 5,000-year-old pottery fragments at Scottish dig site, offering new details about how Neolithic people used textiles to make tools and clothing Researchers discover ancient pottery...

‘Groomer’ honeybees responsible for cleaning deadly parasites off their nestmates develop stronger immune systems to help protect the colony Worker bees groom others when they are aged between...

The US Geological Survey (USGS) recorded a total of 288 earthquakes in the Yellowstone National Park region throughout May. In a year marred by the coronavirus pandemic, murder hornets and civil unrest...

Instagram blames anti-spam tool for blocking posts containing Black Lives Matter tags after some people are prevented from posting about the movement Posts with #BlackLivesMatter were prevented from being...

Carbon dioxide levels in the Earth’s atmosphere are higher than they have been for the past 23 million years – and it’s a direct result of human activity, study shows Researchers created...

Endangered spiny seahorse returns to its former stronghold in Dorset after the coronavirus lockdown leads to a reduction in people and boat traffic The seahorse was found in Dorset during a regular survey...

Scientists turn human cells TRANSPARENT thanks to colour-changing proteins from a squid Proteins called reflectins allow squids to control how transparent they appear   They were harvested from the...

Elon Musk’s SpaceX company has pioneered the aerospace industry with its reusable Falcon 9 rocket and now the launch of the Crew Dragon spacecraft. On Saturday, May 30, a solitary Falcon 9 blasted...

Dead Sea Scrolls are being pieced back together using DNA ‘fingerprints’ lifted from the animal skins on which they were written 2,000 years ago The scrolls are a collection of some 25,000...

NASA and SpaceX made history on Saturday, May 30, they launched from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida towards the International Space Station (ISS). The history was two-fold, with it being...

NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley made history on Saturday, May 30, after they launched from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida towards the International Space Station (ISS). The history...

The International Meteor Organisation (IMO) received more than 50 reports from people who spotted the shooting star. Many witnesses were looking out for the launch of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon on Saturday...

Women are more likely than men to become binge drinkers because the female hormone oestrogen gives them a bigger buzz from alcohol High oestrogen levels cause the brain to release dopamine – the...

June 5 will see the latest Full Moon of the year rise as our lunar satellite completes another cycle. This month’s Full Moon is known as the Strawberry Moon, originally called the Rose Moon in Europe. The...

Moment the International Space Station glides across the face of the moon just six hours after the historic arrival of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule carrying two NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and...

Two altars were excavated from the “Holy of Holies” in the Judahite shrine 50 years ago, and chemical analysis has now revealed a shocking find, according to a new study. The discovery of cannabis...