Great debate: Science v the Bible

HE'S a Daniel who today stepped into the US bible-belt's Lion's den in order to tackle the rise of Creationism. Who is this scientist and ... Full story

These spiders like to build massive, fake spider versions of themselves

Look away now spider haters, our eight-legged friends appear to be getting smarter.  Scientists in Peru have discovered spiders are now building fake versions of themselves ... Full story

Mysterious rock found by Mars rover: 'We were absolutely startled'

Something's on Mars that might not have been there before. As NASA's rover Opportunity continues its trek across the red planet, discoveries keep rolling in. Like, ... Full story

NASA astronaut Mike Hopkins takes selfie to end all selfies

THIS has to be the selfie to end all selfies. In fact it's so good, it's out of this world. NASA astronaut Mike Hopkins, a flight ... Full story

Yellowstone National Park supervolcano is twice as big as previously thought

IT'S the awe-inspiring pride of the United States - and it harbours a deadly power that could kill us all. Yellowstone National Park is pristine ... Full story

Cold-Loving Asian Cockroach survives New York's freezing winter

A tough new species of cockroach has surprised locals by surviving New York’s freezing winter. Normally the insects die out when the weather deteriorates but the Periplaneta ... Full story

Mystery of Great Red Spot solved

SCIENTISTS believe they have solved the mystery of why Jupiter's massive storm known as the Great Red Spot has not disappeared. Planetary experts agree the ... Full story

Black eyed children: Real, or just a creepy myth?

"FOR the first time, I noticed their eyes. They were coal black. No pupil. No iris." Those words come from an American journalist named Brian ... Full story

So it's true: 'Coneheads' DID exist

A SKULL of an aristocratic woman with a deformed, pointed 'conehead' has been found in an ancient burial plot in France. The skeleton, whose skull ... Full story

Explained: Why the sun is about to turn upside down (sort of)

DON'T look at it for too long, but the sun is about to turn upside down - in a way. The sun's magnetic field is ... Full story