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18/09/2013 - 12:54
Submitted by Guest

Voyager 1 has sent back the sounds of interstellar space after becoming the first human-made object to leave our Solar System.

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13/09/2013 - 15:43
Submitted by James Lloyd

This week's guide to science on the telly and radio...

 

Mon 16 September

Gadget Man
Channel 4, 8.30-9.00pm
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12/09/2013 - 19:00
Submitted by James Lloyd

When it comes to engineering, humans are an innovative bunch. But sometimes, it turns out that the natural world got there first. Scientists have discovered that a certain type of plant-hopping...

11/09/2013 - 14:30
Submitted by Russell Deeks

Does it pay to do the right thing? Two new studies suggest that it doesn’t.

In the first study, conducted at the University of Washington, participants completed a number of tests in...

06/09/2013 - 12:11
Submitted by James Lloyd

Located 1000 miles east of Japan, in a mountain range under the Pacific Ocean, lies the largest single volcano to be documented on our planet! Aptly named ‘Tamu Massif’, the volcano...

06/09/2013 - 11:47
Submitted by James Lloyd

This week's guide to science on the telly and radio...

 

Mon 9 September

Gadget Man
Channel 4, 8.30-9.00pm
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06/09/2013 - 11:42
Submitted by James Lloyd

Do you read BBC Focus magazine? We'd love to know what you think about it, so we're inviting you to join our online...

05/09/2013 - 15:32
Submitted by James Lloyd

When Apollo astronauts visited the Moon in the 1960s and 70s, they reported seeing a strange glow all along the horizon just before sunrise. This enigmatic light show has evaded explanation ever...

03/09/2013 - 15:59
Submitted by James Lloyd

We’re all aware of the life of the caterpillar, from tiny egg to beautiful butterfly, but in the Cygnus constellation there's one caterpillar that's going to have an even more...

02/09/2013 - 17:35
Submitted by James Lloyd

Right now, soaring high above the Scottish Highlands, are birds blogging about their travels. In a collaboration between the University of Aberdeen and the Royal Society for the Protection of...

30/08/2013 - 16:00
Submitted by James Lloyd

This week's guide to science on the telly and radio...

 

Mon 2 September

The Sky at Night
BBC One, 12.20-12.40am...

30/08/2013 - 14:19
Submitted by James Lloyd

The Earth, it seems, still has secrets to tell. Scientists have discovered a huge canyon that’s lain hidden beneath Greenland’s ice sheet for millions of years.

Until recently,...