Cheap power under our feet


UK borrows Iceland's geothermal techniques to tap the heat at the centre of the Earth to solve our energy woes Hot rocks technology, which uses the … [Read more...]

Britain's supply of green energy soars


Power from wind, waves and sun grew by a third last year. And 'Turquoise Tories' are urging the Government to get behind the industry Britain is being … [Read more...]

Pros and Cons: Corporate Ads on NBA Jerseys May Debut in 2012-13 Season


How much is jersey space worth to a corporate sponsor, and is that enough money to give up a 2-inch-by-2-inch area to change tradition in the … [Read more...]

Vast aquifer found in Namibia could last for centuries


By Matt McGrath Science reporter, BBC World Service A newly discovered water source in Namibia could have a major impact on development in the driest … [Read more...]

IBM profits up despite $1bn currency hit


IBM has announced a rise in profits despite taking a $1bn (£639m) hit on currency movements. Net profit for the three months to the end of June was … [Read more...]

Adam Scott equals record with opening 64 at the Open, with Tiger Woods close behind


The cream rose to the top at Royal Lytham today with six major champions in the top eight on the leaderboard at the Open Championship, including … [Read more...]

Brother-in-law of Syrian President killed in bomb blast as rebels close in on Assad regime Brother-in-law of Syrian President killed in bomb blast as rebels close in on Assad regime


Syria’s Defence Minister Daoud Rajiha was also killed in what is considered to be the harshest blow to the Syrian regime since the uprising began The … [Read more...]

Assisted Reproduction Rivaling Natural Birth Numbers


According to research presented this week at the 28th annual meeting of European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) meeting, the … [Read more...]

Teen Sexting Rates on the Rise


Lee Rannals for – Your Universe Online In the past 15 years, teenagers have gone from communicating to thei r friends through AOL … [Read more...]

Google's Neural Network, "Learning" on the Web


Michael Harper for Google is alive. Rat her, they’ve connected 16,000 computers in a neural network, brought it to life, and has let it … [Read more...]