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An artist’s depiction of Beresheet lunar lander. (SpaceIL) Tucked away inside Israel’s Beresheet lunar lander, currently on its way to the Moon, is a massive archive...

Can YOU pass the colour perception test? Fewer than one per cent of people can identify all these different shades of blue, green and orange Test involves identifying subtly different shades of the same...

SEATTLE/PARIS (Reuters) – A rocket carrying six satellites built by Airbus SE and partner OneWeb was due to blast off from French Guiana on Wednesday, the first step in a plan to give millions of...

Hands on with Sony’s smartphone designed for movie lovers: Xperia 1 handset features a 21:9 ratio screen used in cinemas – but is it REALLY worth the expected £799 price tag? The screen measures...

Apple Watch could come with a built-in sleep tracker as soon as next year, report claims Apple is said to be testing a sleep-tracking feature for the next-generation Watch Few details are known about...

Egyptian security officials at the Cairo International Airport foiled a plot to smuggle out of the country mummified limbs that were hidden inside a loudspeaker, Egypt’s Ministry of Antiquities announced...

California’s deadly ‘Big One’ could be caused by volcanic eruptions: Report warns the state’s SEVEN active volcanoes are a ‘nearly forgotten hazard’ despite events occurring...

The AI that lets you alter any face with a quick doodle: Change hairstyles, smiles and add accessories like sunglasses to images using idiot-proof software made in South Korea The system was developed...

‘Superhubble’ could discover 1,400 new planets: NASA telescope due to launch by 2025 can better spot worlds outside our solar system thanks to a quirk of physics discovered by Einstein A new...

NASA scientists offer new clues to how life started on Earth after reproducing the origins of life on the ocean floor NASA scientists offer new clues to how life started on Earth after reproducing the...

A huge green dragon that appeared in the sky over Iceland earlier this month came from a hole in the Sun, NASA has claimed. The incredible dragon-shaped aurora was captured by photographers Jingyi Zhang and...

This cardinal is plumed in feathers that are scarlet on one side and taupe on the other. The unusual plumage pattern is a telltale sign that this bird is a gynandromorph, or half male, half...

You may think that your eyesight is pretty good, but it turns out that distinguishing between colours and shades may be harder than you think. Online optical retailer Lenstore asked 2,000 UK residents...

Remains of an 18th century Swedish ship that sank off the coast of the Shetland islands 274 years ago while on its way to Spain MUST be protected, says Scottish government Wrecked vessel is Queen of Sweden,...

Neanderthals did NOT have hunched backs: New study on ancient spine of older male individual discovered in France shows their posture was much like modern humans’ Study re-analyzed spine and pelvis...

Jupiter’s ‘dramatic’ features from NASA’s Juno mission wow the internet Jupiter’s ‘dramatic’ features from NASA’s Juno mission wow the internet and space...