BBC News - Science & Environment
Updated: 7 min 42 sec ago
Wild cheering greets the launch of the maiden flight of the new rocket.
A car, a golf ball, a pie... and other items items dispatched on cosmic journeys over the years.
A study modelling how dinosaurs spread worldwide shows they may have been a victim of their own success.
The entrepreneur will attempt to fly the world's most powerful rocket with his own Tesla as payload.
A fossil preserved in amber for 100 million years is shaking up ideas about the evolution of spiders.
Scientists call for monitoring of plastic pollution risks to whales, sharks and rays that strain water to feed.