It's the body's most complex organ – the tangle of cells that makes us who we are – but scientists now think they can create an artificial human brain
Celebrating the centenary of the computer pioneer's birth
Physicists may be on the brink of finding proof that our Universe is not alone
Swooping in on the physics of bird flight
The growing influence of computer games on science and the world beyond our TV screens
The spacecraft that's revolutionising space travel
Games: Resident Evil 6 and other new releases
Q&A: What causes left-handedness?
MegaPixel: Astounding images from across the globe
What’s On: Cheltenham Science Festival
Update: Can we really extract metal from asteroids
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