Bronze Age Danish girl 'German-born'
Thu, 21 May 2015 16:01:50 GMT
New research reveals that a girl buried 3,400 years ago in Denmark who became one of the country's best-known Bronze Age relics was probably born in Germany.
LHC smashes collision energy record
Thu, 21 May 2015 09:55:53 GMT
The Large Hadron Collider is smashing protons at the highest energy ever attempted - but they are only test collisions, as the LHC continues to gear up its second run.
California probes oil spill cause
Thu, 21 May 2015 19:00:20 GMT
Clean-up crews are working around the clock as investigators look into how tens of thousands of gallons of oil spewed into the sea off Santa Barbara.
Oldest tools pre-date first humans
Wed, 20 May 2015 17:12:03 GMT
Stones tools that are 3.3 million years old have been unearthed pre-dating the earliest-known humans in the Homo genus.
Advanced gravity hunt is green lit
Wed, 20 May 2015 11:14:42 GMT
Scientists hold a dedication ceremony to inaugurate the Advanced Ligo facilities, which will be trying to detect gravitational waves from some of the most violent events in the cosmos.