• LHC restart sees first collisions

    The Large Hadron Collider smashes protons together for the first time since early 2013.

  • Salt water turned into drinking water using solar power

    By inexpensively turning salt water into drinking water using sustainable solar power, a team from MIT in the US has not only come up with a portable desalination system for use anywhere in the world that needs it, but it’s just won the 2015 Desal Prize - a competition run by USAID to encourage better solutions to water shortages in developing countries, reports sciencealert.com.

  • Sentinel satellite reveals Nepal quake movement

    Europe's Sentinel-1a satellite has got its first good look at the aftermath of Saturday's big quake in Nepal.

  • '3D Cryosat' tracks Arctic winter sea ice

    Although Arctic sea ice set a record this year for its lowest ever winter extent - that was not the case for its volume, new data reveals.

  • 7 theories on the origin of life

    Life on Earth began more than 3 billion years ago, evolving from the most basic of microbes into a dazzling array of complexity over time, but how did the first organisms on the only known home to life in the universe develop from the primordial soup?



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