Science & Environment

Going Dutch to help conquer the rising seas
Going Dutch to help conquer the rising seas

An ingenious plan and effort by the Dutch has kept rising seas at bay for thousands of people

Google creates new company 'Alphabet'
Google creates new company 'Alphabet'

Google Inc is changing its operating structure by setting up a new company called Alphabet Inc, which will include the search business and a number of other units.

Earth's next door neighbour 21 light yrs away...
Earth's next door neighbour 21 light yrs away...
Experts warn over 'killer robots'
Experts warn over 'killer robots'
New Horizons finds frozen plains, icy mountains on Pluto
New Horizons finds frozen plains, icy mountains on Pluto
New Horizons craft nears Pluto, captures photos
New Horizons craft nears Pluto, captures photos

As the New Horizons spacecraft closes in on the icy dwarf planet Pluto and its system of moons, astronomers are learning more than ever about this distant family of bodies.

Dubai plans world's first 3D printed office building
Dubai plans world's first 3D printed office building

Dubai is taking the lead with the printing of a small office building by a 3D printer

Microsoft confirms Wunderlist acquistion
Microsoft confirms Wunderlist acquistion