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Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was speaking after his deputy, Sergei Ryabkov accused Washington of “lowering the threshold for the use of nuclear weapons” by staging a simulation of a missile...

The tremors were detected by a set of silicon sensors developed in the UK for InSight’s Seismic Experiment for Interior Structure (SEIS). Data collected offers vital information about the internal...

The US President is known for his love of beef and his diet often consists of a selection of steaks, burgers and meatloaf. However, the US President could be in for a severe culture shock, as his host,...

When a six-mile-wide (10km) asteroid struck near the coast of Yucatan, Mexico, some 66 million years ago, the impact ended the reign of the dinosaurs on Earth. More recently, a 65.6ft-wide (20m) space...

It was November 1943 and the men, an eccentric mix of scientists, biologists and other specialists but no actual soldiers, were setting off to seize Antarctica from Tilbury docks in Essex aboard HMS Bransfield....

EU farmers took to the streets of Brussels on Thursday to protest against the latest European Council proposals to cut subsidies until now designated to fund the Common Agricultural Policy. European Council...

Tempest, a sixth-generation fighter jet, will fly into battle accompanied by a swarm of wingmen similar to drones, and will be equipped with hypersonic and laser weapons. Over the last five years Rolls-Royce...

The “cutting-edge” technology promises to slash space travel times and outperform conventional ion engines by a factor of a “1,000”. Richard Dinan, the CEO of Pulsar Fusion and...

As communities deal with the aftereffects of the Atlantic storm double whammy, research has found that devastating flooding could become more frequent. Express.co.uk spoke to a weather forecaster at Net...

If all goes to plan, Tempest, the sixth-generation fighter jet which would replace the ageing Typhoon or Eurofighter, will be deployed by the RAF by the mid-2030s. The state-of-the-art plane, which is...

The so-called Havering Hoard is the single biggest collection of Bronze Age trinkets ever found in the UK capital. The Hoard contains a wide array of axeheads, daggers, jewellery and tools indicative of...

Locals were left puzzled after a photo of the rotten carcass was posted online last week. Some suggested that the remains of the beast were in fact the Loch Ness Monster. The picture, which was shared...

Banks throughout the country are using ultraviolet light or high temperatures to disinfect yuan bills, before sealing and storing the money for up to two weeks and recirculating them. The deputy governor...

The Met Office has issued warnings across the whole of the UK this weekend, while a month’s worth of rainfall could accumulate between Saturday and Sunday in some parts. The army has been called...

The coronavirus has killed nearly 1,400 people since it first emerged in China’s Hubei Province in December last year. The epidemic is being treated as a global emergency by the World Health Organization...

Two stunned hikers in eastern Ohio may have spotted the creature, capturing the strange sight on camera. The two men claim to have spotted the yeti in Salt Fork State Park. The video of the Sasquatch has...