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SPIRAL2 to create ‘man-made stars’ that could help fight cancer

A new particle accelerator dubbed SPIRAL2 that could boost cancer treatment and provide safer nuclear energy is to be unveiled. Scientists will study where nuclei...

Is Russia to blame for increasingly sophisticated cyberattacks?

Let's be honest - we don't pay much notice to the security alerts and warnings that pop up on our computers. What's more, we don't...

Facebook quarterly profits surge 166% to $2.4bn

Quarterly profits at Facebook have surged by 166% to $2.4bn (£1.95bn), the tech giant has announced. But shares dipped by 7% in after-hours trading after...

Admiral’s plans to analyse drivers’ Facebook profiles blocked

An insurer's plan to analyse the personalities of first-time drivers by checking their Facebook profiles has been blocked. Announcing its firstcarquote scheme, Admiral said it...

China’s J-20 stealth fighter makes first flypast at Zhuhai airshow

China has shown off its aviation firepower with a deafening public debut for its Chengdu J-20 stealth fighter. There were gasps and applause as two...

Instagram testing new shopping feature for instant purchases

Instagram users could soon be able to instantly buy their favourite on-screen items. The photo and video sharing service, used by more than 500 million...

UK vows to ‘strike back’ against cyberattacks

The UK will defend itself in cyberspace and "strike back" against those who try to harm the country, Chancellor Philip Hammond has said, ...

3D crime scene replica tool ‘as significant as DNA’

A pioneering police force is laser scanning crime scenes to build a hyper-realistic virtual world they can continue to investigate long after the real...

The Sky News Digest: What it is and how to get...

Sky News has launched Digest, a new feature of the award-winning Sky News app, designed to quickly catch you up with the most important...

Astronauts return after 115-day mission on International Space Station

Three astronauts from the US, Japan and Russia have returned to Earth after a 115-day mission on board the International Space Station. A Russian Soyuz...