The findings could one day help to solve cold criminal cases and to acquit innocent people.
A table-sized antenna has picked up the fingerprints of the first ever stars to emerge after the Big Bang.
Researchers in Japan have warned that it is now much easier for thieves to acquire your fingerprints.
Fingerprints are often used to identify criminals, but does everyone really have a unique fingerprint ?
Scientists have developed a new way to retrieve a greater number of fingerprints from crime scenes.
An armless artist was refused entry in to the UK because he wasn't able to provide fingerprints.
A state college in South Dakota is trialling a new high-tech way to purchase goods using fingerprints.
The European Space Agency's new orbital space telescope has observed the death throes of the largest star known to scien...
The theory that fingerprints developed in order to improve grip by increasing friction between a person's hand and an ob...