Supervolcanoes, ash clouds, supernovas, asteroids, climate chaos - take your pick.
Forget football - climate science is well worth a flutter, says Michael Brooks.
The prospect of learning maths scares us, but actually doing the proper stuff is rather enjoyable.
Daily Mail offers ray of hope to the couple.
If it hadn't been for a name-related confusion, the government might have imposed a ban on imports of ash and ash products years ago.
“Oh My God: a chain mail glove!”
An eminent British scientist provides a salutary lesson for education strategists.
Love, hate and Ecstasy.
Don’t read this if you’ve got an aneurysm.
When did it become OK to save our wildlife at the expense of everyone else’s?
The use of animals in medical research is inevitable, but no one can deny that something needs to change.
At some point pretty soon, we're going to need to know where we stand on this.
If we hadn’t learned to roast meat, many of society's ills would never have happened.
All this Higgsteria just demonstrates that we're now at the end of the age of physics.
Why are actors so much more susceptible to hypnosis?
Asteroids strikes, radiation and Rio+20.
A depressing day out spent talking science at the Department for Education
On inaccessible universes and infinite planets.
Yes, unless you believe Kurzweil...
Nine takeaways from yesterday's protest for the GM scientists and their supporters.
After 80 years of agreement about the dark stuff, opinions may be changing.
Rational discussion of genetically modified crops is beyond us
Scientists are good at science. That does not qualify them as advisors on world affairs.
The Easter holiday rush is receding into distant memory. The only thing airport security personnel have to worry about is what happens when everyone starts arriving for the Olympics. That, and the helpful physicists who have worked out how to smuggle a gun through a metal detector.
France has always struggled with evidence-based science.
A fake Twitter account satirises a world in thrall to robots.