A University of Missouri professor has developed a device that could test for some cancers as easily as a pregnancy test.
A new type of Trojan has attacked 750,000 computers around the world, affecting 2,500 companies and government agencies.
NASA has released the first pictures from its Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, WISE.
A new website called PleaseRobMe aims to highlight the dangers of broadcasting your every move on Twitter.
Ocean acidifcation is taking place at a faster rate than has been seen in the last 65 million years - and it's still accelerating.
It's not the conclusive answer they were probably hoping for, but Nielsen has found from a massive survey that people 'might' be prepared to pay for online content.
Yesterday, a massive cyberattack took place against the US.
Quick, cheap gene tests for many diseases could be just around the corner, with the development of a DNA test that works on a drop of saliva.
A new analysis of a meteorite that fell to Earth more than 40 years ago has revealed the presence of millions of organic compounds.
Physicists have created a 'quark soup' with a temperature of four trillion degrees Celcius - almost as hot as the temperature just after the Big Bang.
MIT thinks it might be able to eliminate cooking forever through a series of research projects.
Your reporter once had to explain to a toddler why it was vital that she take malaria pills on holiday. The child nodded sagely and asked whether she was supposed to throw the pills at the mosquitoes.
Spare a thought for all those poor, lonely sheep farmers in Australia, who are apparently falling for online dating scams like never before.