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Leaving babies to ‘cry it out’ will not impact child development...

Letting a baby "cry it out" will not impact their behavioural development as a toddler, new research suggests. The study, conducted by experts at the...

How long before coronavirus symptoms show and what are they? New...

It takes five days for COVID-19 symptoms to show, according to a new major scientific study measuring how patients develop symptoms. Rapid research on COVID-19...

Coronavirus: Worldwide peak will come next winter, scientific model predicts

Scientists are warning that even if coronavirus transmissions dip as we head into the spring and summer, such a reduction shouldn't be mistaken for...

Alien radio signals detected repeating with a regular 16-day cycle

Astronomers have detected alien signals - that is, signals from a foreign galaxy - being emitted in an unusually regular 16-day cycle. Fast radio bursts...

Ofcom set for new powers to regulate harmful social media content

Ofcom is set to be handed new powers to regulate social media companies and protect users from harmful content, the government has announced. The broadcast...

Coronavirus outbreak: The real reason why COVID-19 got its name

Spanish Flu, MERS, Ebola  - names of diseases which have struck fear into people around the world because of their ability to cause death...

Samsung Galaxy S20: Here’s what the new flagship device is and...

Samsung is unveiling three new smartphones at today's Unpacked event, the Galaxy S20, S20+ and S20 Ultra, which will be launched from 13 March...

Apple, Huawei, Samsung: How do the top phones on the market...

Buying a phone these days can easily set you back £1,000. So what makes the major models on the market worth that kind of...

Apple and its wifi chip company Broadcom ordered to pay $1.1bn...

Apple and the wifi chip company it uses for iPhones have been ordered to pay $1.1bn (£840.5m) to a university for infringing patents. A jury...

Amazon surge as sales beat targets and Prime membership reaches 150...

Amazon shares have surged after it reported much better than expected sales over the Christmas period and saw the number of Prime subscription members...

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