Devastating hurricanes could be up to five times more likely in the Caribbean if...

Global warming is dramatically increasing the risk of extreme hurricanes in the Caribbean, but meeting more ambitious climate change goals could up to halve...

First evidence of gigantic remains from star explosions

Astrophysicists have found the first ever evidence of gigantic remains being formed from repeated explosions on the surface of a dead star...

Chimpanzees help researchers improve machine learning of animal simulations

Researchers at The University of Manchester are using computer simulations of chimpanzees to improve not only our understanding of how the animals walk, but...

Salford Scientists find that fish mislabelling is a threat to marine conservation

Scientists at Salford university have found widespread mislabelling, poor trading practices and neglect for endangered species are threatening fish stocks after DNA-testing seafood products...

Hail Ceasar- The Roman Emperor first landed on the Isle of Thanet say researchers

New research from experts at the University of Leicester suggests that the first landing of Julius Caesar’s fleet in Britain took place in 54BC...

Life on Mars? NASA scientists find huge ice sheets stretching across the planet.

NASA scientists have discovered what are believed to be huge ice sheets stretching across Mars, a development that could be a "game-changer" in our...

Large exoplanet could have the right conditions for life

Astronomers have found an exoplanet more than twice the size of Earth to be potentially habitable, opening the search for life to planets significantly...

Near-unlivable’ heat for one-third of humans within 50 years if greenhouse gas emissions are...

Areas of the planet home to one-third of humans will become as hot as the hottest parts of the Sahara within 50 years, unless...

Climate change could cause sudden biodiversity losses worldwide

A warming global climate could cause sudden, potentially catastrophic losses of biodiversity in regions across the globe throughout the 21st century, finds a new...

Scientists aim to solve ‘male-killing’ evolutionary insect puzzle

Researchers at the University of Liverpool are leading a new international project to investigate the curious phenomenon of ‘male-killing’ microbes in insects. Many insect species...