A mission to eradicate a swarm of aliens before they destroy other life-forms might seem like a quest from a video-game, but it's actually happening for-real in Sweden.
If you're in North America at the moment, chances are you'll have heard about the solar eclipse.
Another day, another drama at the BBC.
There’s no denying that some people have a stronger desire to experience the unknown more than others.
The growth in artificial intelligence and machine learning technology means that anxieties are on the rise that robots will take over the world.
Girls in the UK lose interest in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects between the ages of 16-17, according to a survey commissioned by tech giant Microsoft.
At the recent Munich Security Conference, Microsoft founder turned philanthropist Bill Gates warned millions might be at risk from bio-terrorism, through the activities of amateur scientists -- AKA bio-hackers.
Belgian economist Paul de Grauwe is the author of The Limits of the Market, which looks at the tension between the market and the state.
Today the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists moved the Doomsday Clock 30 seconds closer to midnight amid what they called mounting "threats" to global security.