The perfect hug lasts between five and ten seconds, scientists say

The science behind the perfect HUG: Embraces lasting between five and ten seconds are the most…

Comet 67P – target of the Rosetta mission – makes 'close' approach

Comet 67P – the famous target of the Rosetta mission – makes its closest EVER approach…

Climate change is altering the bodies of Amazonian birds, study says

Climate change is causing some Amazonian birds to SHAPESHIFT: Rainforest avians have become smaller with longer…

Huge dinosaur roamed the Isle of Wight 125 million years ago

Meet Brighstoneus simmondsi! Huge dinosaur four times the size of a king size BED roamed the…

Computer pioneer warns the metaverse 'could make reality disappear'

Computer pioneer who worked on the first augmented reality system for the US Air Force warns…

Vets reveal the dog breeds most affected by blood blisters of the ears

How does YOUR pooch stack up? Vets reveal the dog breeds most affected by blood blisters…

Asteroid size of the Eiffel Tower to race by Earth next month

Asteroid the size of the Eiffel Tower is set to hurtle by Earth next month before…

Seals can change the tone of their voice just like humans, study finds

Baby seals can change their tone just like humans! Pups adjust their voice based on the…

The Vikings 'beat Christopher Columbus to the Americas by 471 years'

The Vikings beat Christopher Columbus to the Americas by 471 years! Scandinavian warriors arrived 1,000 years…

Meet LEO, the slackliner robot built to act like a drone-bot hybrid

Meet LEO: Tiny 2.5ft-tall drone-robot hybrid can use its two legs to navigate a slackline and…

Mature trees can boost the amount of CO2 they absorb, study finds

Old oaks learn new tricks! Mature trees can boost the amount of carbon dioxide they absorb,…

Scientists create the first genetically engineered coffee

Fancy a lab-grown latte? Scientists create first-ever genetically engineered coffee that ‘smells and tastes like the…