Science

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Terrawatch: what does the inside of a volcano look like?
Detailed analysis of a buried extinct volcano in the Faroe-Shetland Basin reveals some surprises

Kate Ravilious

02, Dec, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Did you solve it? The queens of chess
The solutions to today’s puzzles

Alex Bellos

30, Nov, 2020 @5:00 PM

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Can you solve it? The queens of chess
Puzzles to have you in pieces

Alex Bellos

30, Nov, 2020 @7:11 AM

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Lack of work for older female actors 'fair enough', says Maureen Lipman
The actor said she was ‘too busy getting on with life’ to worry about being ‘thrown on the scrapheap’

Lanre Bakare

30, Nov, 2020 @6:00 AM

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Starwatch: Orion guides the way to Auriga, the charioteer
The brightest star in this ancient constellation is Capella, a yellow giant just 43 light years away

Stuart Clark

29, Nov, 2020 @9:30 PM

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'Sistine Chapel of the ancients' rock art discovered in remote Amazon forest
Tens of thousands of ice age paintings across a cliff face shed light on people and animals from 12,500 years ago

Dalya Alberge

29, Nov, 2020 @10:00 AM

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Camilla Pang: 'You have to acknowledge the hilarity of what it is to be human'
Prize-winning author Camilla Pang talks about her autism and ADHD diagnoses and her desire to challenge myths about neurodiversity

Claire Armitstead

28, Nov, 2020 @5:00 PM

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'It'll upset a few fellows': Royal Society adds Jocelyn Bell Burnell portrait
Painting of astrophysicist joins male-dominated collection at organisation’s London HQ

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

28, Nov, 2020 @12:01 AM

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Sir John Meurig Thomas obituary
World-renowned chemist with a flair for communicating science to a wider audience

Philip Ball

27, Nov, 2020 @6:06 PM

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Different age groups may get different Covid vaccines, experts say
Oxford/AstraZeneca planning new trial of lower-dose jab to see how well it works in older people

Nicola Davis Science correspondent

27, Nov, 2020 @2:09 PM

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NHS to trial blood test to detect more than 50 forms of cancer
Researchers hopes Galleri trial will be a ‘gamechanger’ for early diagnosis and save many lives

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

27, Nov, 2020 @12:01 AM

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UAE mission to Mars on course to arrive in February 2021
Spacecraft known as Hope carries instruments designed to study the tenuous Martian atmosphere

Stuart Clark

26, Nov, 2020 @9:30 PM

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