19 October 2011
Last updated at 15:26 ET
The mental ability of teenagers can improve or decline on a far greater scale than previously thought, according to new research.
Plans for a pioneering carbon capture project at Longannet coal-fired power station have been scrapped, the UK energy secretary confirms.
The Viasat-1 broadband spacecraft, one of the most powerful satellites ever built, rides to orbit on a Russian Proton rocket.
A malaria vaccine shows promising results in a clinical trial in Africa.
Security firm Symantec has seen evidence that the authors of the Stuxnet worm could be working on a follow-up.
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