The BBC brings you all the week's science news.
Gravitational waves from colliding supermassive black holes
Thu 7 Jan 2021
SARS-Cov2: UK and South African new variants
Thu 31 Dec 2020
Making sense of a year of confusion
Christmas Eve 2020
Looking back on how the virus emerged and the scientific response
Thu 17 Dec 2020
Viral mutations happen all the time but we still need to be wary of their impact.
Thu 10 Dec 2020
Around three-quarters of the Brazilian city’s population are thought to have been infected
Thu 3 Dec 2020
This year has seen record-breaking Atlantic hurricanes, and now an Australian heatwave
Thu 26 Nov 2020
The problems with incomplete or contradictory trial data published by press release.
Thu 19 Nov 2020
After infection or vaccination immunity to the virus may be long lasting
Thu 12 Nov 2020
The virus spread amongst recruits despite a range of thorough precautions
Thu 5 Nov 2020
What does transmission of coronavirus from mink to humans mean for the future vaccine?
Thu 29 Oct 2020
Successful closure of lid on Osiris Rex spacecraft
Thu 22 Oct 2020
Osiris Rex probe touches asteroid Bennu to sample secrets of the early solar system
Thu 15 Oct 2020
Why is there such a range in the number of deaths from Covid -19 between countries?
Thu 8 Oct 2020
Results from the most detailed investigation to date into SARS –CoV-2 virus mutations
Thu 1 Oct 2020
The world’s largest study of Covid-19 transmission shows children have a major role.
Thu 24 Sep 2020
They are only designed to prevent disease developing, none have been tested against spread
Thu 17 Sep 2020
Discovered in East Africa, the finding holds promise for completely new treatments.
Thu 10 Sep 2020
Are the politicians finally coming round to the scientist’s views on the way forward?
Thu 3 Sep 2020
More than 2 million people live around this volcano, which has become more active
Thu 27 Aug 2020
Is convalescent plasma really a ‘tremendous’ treatment for Covid-19?
Thu 20 Aug 2020
Has the loss from Greenland’s vast ice sheet reached a tipping point?
Thu 13 Aug 2020
Despite widespread alarm, Russia is not about to roll out an untested vaccine.
Thu 6 Aug 2020
Huge death toll from rising temperatures projected for century’s end.
Thu 30 Jul 2020
NASA 2020 rover launched on fresh search for life on Mars
Thu 23 Jul 2020
The challenge of making two billion Covid-19 vaccine doses within the year.
Thu 16 Jul 2020
New research on how long our defences against the coronavirus last.
Thu 9 Jul 2020
African scientists have developed a reliable, quicker and cheaper mass testing method
Thu 2 Jul 2020
Why a minority become gravely ill is still a mystery
Thu 25 Jun 2020
Siberia has seen 38 degrees Celsius, 100 degrees Fahrenheit
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