The Bloodhound supersonic car is back and preparing to renew its pursuit of the land speed record.
The remains of mountaineers who died on the world's highest peak are being exposed as its ice melts.
Rogue waves that can appear out of calm seas are growing in size, a study of the US coast suggests.
Beaches on the Indonesian island of Sumatra are covered in plastic - and some of it is being dumped there by local businesses.
The public is being asked to contribute entries to a national nature diary documenting the arrival of Spring.
Archaeologists hope to uncover new details of a site where dead may have been left for scavengers.
The mission exploring an asteroid finds that it consists of material blasted off another asteroid.
Bird of prey 10 times more likely to die on English grouse moors than other habitats, data shows.
Ultima Thule has been described as a Frankenstein object, composed of "poorly formed snowmen".
One of the highest prizes for mathematics is awarded to Prof Karen Uhlenbeck for her ground-breaking work.
Astrophysics star launches a scheme to help female and black students to become researchers.
Researchers have grown animal cells on blades of grass - could a slaughter-free bacon supply be feasible?
Tourists hoping to photograph a bloom of wild poppies briefly shut down a California canyon.
What exotic processes occur on the world known as 16 Psyche? A Nasa mission will soon find out.
Old weather data reveals how the UK's highest mountain can experience periods of near-zero humidity.
The whale that washed up in the Philippines had ingested 16 rice sacks and "multiple" shopping bags.
OneWeb secures new funding enabling it to speed up plans for a global high-speed broadband network.
The fireball is the second most powerful in 30 years and the biggest since one over Chelyabinsk in 2013.
Thousands of people still live on the Indian island, which has shrunk in size to just 4.5 sq km.
Important tests lie ahead for the engine concept that could take a plane from London to Sydney in about four hours.
Thousands of children protest in cities across Asia and Europe against climate change.
We want to hear which questions you want answered on climate change.
An ancient mass migration transformed the genetic make-up of people in Iberia, a new DNA study reveals.
It is Nick Hague and Alexey Ovchinin's first flight since their rocket malfunctioned last year.
Tonnes of "hazardous materials" have spilled into the Atlantic after a container ship sank.
Europe's newest satellite at Mars has spied the landing site of the American-led InSight probe.
The European Bioinformatics Institute will use the money to enhance "storage and building capacity".
Wolves lead and dogs follow - but both can cooperate with us, say experts studying wolves tamed from birth.
The 16-year-old climate campaigner who has inspired school strikes is in the running to receive the Nobel.
Cambridge City Council has not decided how to mark the renowned physicist's life a year after his death.
Emma Haruka Iwao calculates the value of pi to 31 trillion digits, after a lifelong fascination.
Fifty years after the Neil Armstrong moment, these pictures show the value of photography to that mission.
The variety of pig bones found suggest people travelled a long way for the feasts, researchers say.