17 July 2014
Europe's mission to land on a comet was always going to be difficult, but the pictures released this week of the giant ice ball illustrate just how daunting the task will be.
Micro-drones are just starting to catch up with the hovering and flight performance of the tiny hummingbird, say scientists.
30 July 2014
Species that have both positive and negative impacts on their environment are giving new insights into how to save those under threat.
Coral munching bumphead fish give insight into conservation
The reindeer herders fighting a British mining company
Fifty years of data about endangered primates goes online
What do long term experiments actually tell us?
The risks of walking in the English countryside
European spat over energy savings target
Scientist claims 'child prodigy' getting credit for his discovery
The atomic ship that totally failed to change the world
Why the US public lost interest in lunar exploration
Do butterfly wing patterns really mimic predator eyes?
Enormous reticulated python gets annual check-up
Models and concepts by famous car manufacturers
UK Climate Secretary travels the world for emissions deal
The young medic who found the deadly Ebola bug
The Great British Bake Off returns next week with a tricky challenge
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