This month Earth crosses the orbital path of comet trails promising dazzling night displays of shooting stars in the northern hemisphere – that is if you can get far away from city lights and in near
The 2016 Nobel Prize for Chemistry has been awarded for the development of the world's smallest machines.
Mexico has launched its first cable car service as part of a wider public transport system.
A bittersweet day for the ESA as they celebrate the success of their comet mission after working together on the project for more than 30 years.
Scientists at the ESA control centre in Germany clapped and hugged after screens showed the loss of signal after the final, historic touchdown.
Every Friday journalists from euronews’ various language teams choose a selection of stories from Europe and beyond which did not reach the international headlines Barack Obama creates the world’s lar
A solar eclipse delighted astronomy fans on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean on Thursday (September 1), drawing sky watchers outside to watch the moon pass before the sun to make a so-called “ring o
A mysterious radio signal picked up by a Russian telescope was probably not sent by aliens but astronomers in California are checking it out, anyway.
In this edition of Futuris we travel to northern Sweden, some 150km inside the Arctic Circle where winter temperatures can fall to -45ºc.
Nice place to be a researcher, isn’t it? But that’s only because now it’s summer. In winter, temperatures reach here -45ºC. These biologists
We’ve been observing the earth from space for a long time but advances in technology means we can glean even more from the modern satellite. And
The annual Perseid meteor shower is expected to be one of the best potential meteor viewing opportunities of the year.
A new infrared process developed by German researchers is helping scientists in Berlin work out where and when pieces of music and art were created
Sensor technology is at the heart of a project designed to prevent obesity and other eating disorders, before it is too late.
A veterinarian with a tranquiliser gun is the only hunter in this Kenyan wildlife reserve. The quarry is a female elephant in Tsavo National Park
Marine biodiversity is rich in sources for medicine and cosmetic science, as Spanish researchers are discovering on the Mediterranean coast.
Underwater species can help us stay young Scientists are looking for new bioactive molecules in marine invertebrates Bioactive molecules can prevent ageing and age-related diseases Selected invertebra
Researchers at the European Space Agency are testing the next generation of 3D-printers to use in Space.
About 10 miles off the coast of Bermuda, scientists are analysing the health of the Atlantic ocean where human activities like overfishing and oil spills, are having terrible…
Archaeologists in Mexico have discovered a canal system under a temple in the Mayan ruins of Palenque that experts believe could be a symbolic
The first round-the-world flight powered only by the sun has come full circle.