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Silpho Moor 'UFO bits' found in Science Museum archive
… unearthed after being hidden away for decades in a Science Museum archive. In 1957…


Europe's 'largest science festival' unveils programme
…The world's longest-running science festival will explore the wonder…. The Edinburgh International Science Festival is making Life, the Universe and Everything… in the capital. The events, at what organisers describe as Europe's largest science festival…


Techniquest science centre to open in Wrexham town centre
…A new science and discovery centre is to open in Wrexham town centre…


Hao Jingfang: China's award-winning science fiction writer
… Award for science fiction. She tells the BBC a lot of her stories originate from…


How to escape from a lion or cheetah - the science
…Scientists say in the final stages of the hunt, it isn't about "high speed" The antelope can never out-run the cheetah, but it can survive the chase if it twists and turns sharply at the last minute. That's the finding of a study that…


Florida shooting: A survivor's story
… was in environmental science class at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Florida. The teacher…


Citizen science bags five-planet haul
…A discovery by citizen scientists has led to the confirmation of a system of five planets orbiting a far-off star. Furthermore, the planets' orbits are linked in a mathematical relationship called a resonance chain, with a pattern that is…


2017 in science...
…in under a minute. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from the Apple App Store for iPhone and Google Play Store for Android.…


Voyeuristic teacher jailed for filming in school toilets
…A science teacher has been jailed for "persistently and deliberately" filming…


Science stories coming up in 2018
… in the Antarctic. The BBC's global science correspondent, Rebecca Morelle, reveals more about… the top science stories coming up in 2018.…