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Detail from one of the fragments showing the name Merlin (University of Bristol) Medieval manuscript fragments discovered in a set of 16th-century books have revealed long-lost tales...

ANOTHER glitch on Russia’s aging Soyuz rocket revealed as next launch delayed due to ‘anomaly’ The rocket was set to take off next month from Guiana Space Centre  Would have launched...

The FACE and FEET of King Tut: Images of Tutankhamun’s mummified remains are revealed after a nine-year restoration of his famous tomb The incredible newly released photos revealed famed Pharaoh...

NASA has warned that an enormous asteroid the same size as a Jumbo Jet is currently hurtling towards our planet. The asteroid, dubbed 2019 BC3, will make a ‘close approach’ to Earth at around 17.59...

Forget pink panther, it’s the pink flying squirrel! Scientists find the animals glow magenta under ultraviolet light Professor Jon Martin spotted a squirrel in Wisconsin and shone his UV light at...

Shocking study of 50 dead dolphins, seals and whales reveals ALL had microplastics from fishing nets and clothes in their intestines Scientists conducted a study of marine animals that washed up on British...

Your mum has probably said it to you, but what is the truth behind the phrase? It’s a question meteorologist get asked all the time during the cold winter months – "can it ever be too...

NASA mission maps ‘light echoes’ of gigantic new black hole ten times bigger that the sun as it gobbles up a nearby star Recently discovered black hole consumed material from a companion star Waves...

Apple being sued over FaceTime bug by Houston lawyer as it emerges the bug was first reported a WEEK ago by a 14 year old playing Fortnite Lawyer says Apple should have known FaceTime was ‘eavesdropping’...

Vikings brought LEPROSY to Ireland in the 10th Century as archaeologists find the Scandinavian warriors carried two strains of the disease to the Emerald Isle Five cases of leprosy were found in human...

Is this the dawn of Skynet-style machines? Robot that can ‘imagine itself’ and became self-aware is built by scientists Initially, the machine behaved like a ‘babbling infant’,...

Neanderthals and Denisovans BOTH lived in remote Siberian cave thousands of years ago and may even have used the shelter at the same time, study finds Two new studies are attempting to narrow down human...

Iron brew! ‘First beer made in the UK’ dates back to 400BC and is found by archaeologists who unearthed charred remnants of an ancient brewery Residue from beer-making process found between...

Google under fire as it emerges it also uses a controversial ‘research’ app similar to Facebook’s to snoop on users’ phones in return for gift cards Google’s Screenwise Meter...

Facebook reveals record quarter as profits soar 61% to $6.9 BILLION and users continue to flock to the platform despite its string of privacy disasters Facebook profits soared 61% to $6.9 billion alongside...

Return of supersonic jets could create loud sonic booms ‘every five minutes’ over populated areas by 2035, study warns Report says as many as 2,000 supersonic aircraft will be in operation...