When our star eventually dies, it will go out in a blaze of glory and produce what is known as a planetary nebula.
New evidence has been discovered to suggest that our ancestors hunted down giant prehistoric sloths.
The search giant has developed new software that can isolate individual voices in a crowded room.
Volcanologists have succeeded in recreating the area's distinctive hexagonal columns in a laboratory.
Fossil hunters have discovered the skull of a huge prehistoric lion that roamed Africa 200,000 years ago.
A swimming club in Australia has appealed for ships to keep a look out for its recently escaped mascot.
Giant Sultan Kosen from Turkey was pictured with tiny Jyoti Amge from India in front of the Pyramids this week.
The car giant's futuristic approach to law enforcement wouldn't look out of place in a RoboCop movie.
A new study by researchers in China has put forward a novel new way of tackling the problem of space junk.
The giant burrowing bat not only flew, but also scurried around on the forest floor looking for food.
Researchers have determined that the giant Pacific octopus is not one, but two genetically distinct species.
A breathtaking mosaic of the iconic ringed gas giant has been put together by the Cassini mission team.
If the famed aviator really had crash-landed on the atoll of Nikumaroro, what happened to her remains ?
A mysterious world 4,000 times more massive than the Earth has been found lurking 22,000 light years away.
The ride-hailing giant is reportedly working with NASA to develop a traffic signal system for flying cars.
The creator of a huge crop message spotted in the UK by a police helicopter has finally been found.
The search giant has developed an artificial intelligence capable of learning without human intervention.
NASA has revealed the discovery of methane and other chemicals in the gas giant's upper atmosphere.
A hole in the ice larger than the Netherlands has been described by scientists as 'quite remarkable'.
The launch of the giant orbital telescope has been pushed back from October 2018 to Spring 2019.