Scientists first started disagreeing about whether the moon should be a planet in Galileo's day.
Lack of knowledge and perceived cost issues could be holding back the fight against the superbugs.
We're more likely to remember a storm with a human face – and will prepare for it.
Ten months after guiding outsiders Leicester to the Premier League title – arguably the greatest shock in the history of the English game – the club’s manager has been unceremoniously sacked.
A victory in its second-biggest city would be a spectacular turnaround, but the country still has years or even decades of rebuilding ahead of it.
The BBC's Taboo is a timely reminder of the violent origins of globalisation, but its villains allow the viewer to disassociate imperial misdeeds from mainstream British history.
A weak pound is likely to lure more international bidders to UK shores. Time then to make sure we have our defences in place.
Japanese tattoos have been popular in the UK since King George V. But things are different in Japan.
It held on in Stoke, but Labour has suffered a humiliating defeat to the governing party in Copeland.
The Lada Niva is 40 years old – and it could just be the best 4x4 ever made.
Understanding which groups of children are more likely to smoke cannabis in late adolescence raises interesting questions.
Sufis have remained defiant after a suicide bombing at a shrine in Pakistan.
Genomes can reveal a lot about disease risk. But people need to think carefully about what they want to know.
We know where Jeremy Corbyn stands on certain issues, but where is the vision? What are the ideas?
We have long believed ourselves to be the only intelligent beings on Earth – that may soon change and the consequences will be dramatic for law, politics and society in general.
The party picked the wrong candidate and the wrong tactics in this byelection, and it showed in the result.
They shoot, they score ... if there's a sugary reward at the end of it.
A new reform bill will not fix the prison problem: too many people are being incarcerated.
Eight decades after it was first mooted, the world needs a mechanism to prosecute cross-border terrorists in peacetime.
The discovery by researchers at Yale University that the brain is capable of converting glucose into fructose may lead to changes in how we target neurological complications in diabetes.
The billionaire investor has dumped groceries in favour of tech and airline stocks.
Over the last century, life expectancy has increased by seven hours a day.
This research could provide an answer to some of the problems posed by antibiotic resistance.
Taking on a 45,000-strong organisation, with a budget of more than £2.5 billion would stretch the most seasoned corporate executive.
The Earth's magnetic field acts like a giant instrument playing magnetic music.