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12 May '16, 11:04am
Foreigners first atop Everest since 2014 disasters
Foreigners first atop Everest since 2014 disasters
Environment

Two Britons and a Mexican scale Mount Everest after the disasters of 2014 and 2015.

12 May '16, 10:35am
Schoolboy finds Mayan city. Or does he?
Schoolboy finds Mayan city. Or does he?
Science Discovery

Sceptics say the find by the 15-year-old is not an ancient city but an old corn field.

12 May '16, 10:25am
Apple takes another bite at streaming service
Apple takes another bite at streaming service
Internet

Just a year after its initial launch Apple Music is set for a complete overhaul according to industry insiders.

12 May '16, 09:29am
First test run - Hyperloop is go!
First test run - Hyperloop is go!
Industry news

Watch a sled the size of a car shoot up to 160km/h in less than two seconds, in the first demonstration of hyperloop technology.

11 May '16, 12:36am
Hikers warned to avoid Lord of the Rings volcano
Hikers warned to avoid Lord of the Rings volcano
Environment

New Zealand officials say the volcano, featured in Lord of the Rings, is showing more signs of life.

11 May '16, 12:08am
Rock flake may be from world’s oldest axe
Rock flake may be from world’s oldest axe
Science Discovery

Scientists believe that a rock chip may be from a 50,000-year-old axe.

11 May '16, 10:58am
Ancient bubbles offer insight into promordial earth
Ancient bubbles offer insight into promordial earth
Science Discovery

Scientists analysing ancient lava bubbles in rock say that earth’s atmosphere was once thinner than it is now.

11 May '16, 10:46am
Reconstructing a 250-million-year-old reptile
Reconstructing a 250-million-year-old reptile
Science Discovery

Scientists are busy reconstructing a strange aquatic reptile with a head like a hmmerhead shark.

11 May '16, 10:33am
Record 1,284 new planets discovered
Record 1,284 new planets discovered
Space

Nine of these are in orbits suitable for surface water, say scientists.

11 May '16, 10:26am
A Facebook trend isn’t always what it seems
A Facebook trend isn’t always what it seems
Internet

Some news items may never trend because of a team of curators that are allegedly squashing conservative news.

11 May '16, 09:33am
Coding is the new language
Coding is the new language
Business News

Africa Code Week, happening on the sidelines of WEF Africa, aims to make every child fluent in coding.

10 May '16, 11:50am
What Twitter, Shakespeare and monkeys have in common
What Twitter, Shakespeare and monkeys have in common
Internet

Harnessing the “monkeys” of Twitter a project is hoping to re-create the works of Shakespeare.

10 May '16, 11:38am
Big step towards malaria vaccine
Big step towards malaria vaccine
Science News

Scientists have made strides towards creating a vaccine that protects patients for as long as a year.

10 May '16, 11:26am
Ugly is the latest trend in web design
Ugly is the latest trend in web design
Internet

Hand-coded with graphics from the 90s are the trademarks of the brutalist web design movement.

10 May '16, 11:15am
Unmasking the Man in the Iron Mask
Unmasking the Man in the Iron Mask
Science Discovery

US historian believes he has uncovered the true identity of the Man in the Iron Mask.