Painstaking reconstruction of fragments of text has revealed the working draft of an ancient Jewish calendar and priestly duty schedule.
Researchers have developed a game to 'vaccinate' people against fake news – by showing them how to become a fake news mogul.
Much of the world's ocean is teeming with 'cryptic' fish species, which are small and hard to spot. But a new technique shines a light on these fish, which may in turn help to keep our seas healthy.
In an age of increased scrutiny, violent and repressive states are turning to subtler methods of removing dissidents and opponents.
This new Afro-celebratory sci-fi trendsetter sets out to unsettle and subvert film stereotypes about Africa – and succeeds brilliantly.
Nightvision, ejectable stomachs and regrowable arms mean starfish are more than meets the eye.
Politicians assume that voters cannot face the financial truth. To democracy experts this is just wrong. Involving voters results in better budgets as shows history from ancient Greece.
Climate change could hurt Indian farmers' income by up to 20-25% in the medium term.
Getting rid of a child's favourite blanket or teddy is easier said than done.
The competition to father young is often most intense behind the scenes.
Valentine's Day originated as a feast to celebrate the decapitation of a third-century Christian martyr, or perhaps two. So how did the day become a celebration of love?