Is Beijing poised to expel major US news outlets?
Are California's 'isolation' prison cells torture?
Will Mandela's funeral really be the biggest in history?
Why a US book on child discipline has provoked a storm
An RSPCA advert suggesting badgers in cull areas would be "exterminated" is banned following more than 100 complaints.
The supervolcano in Yellowstone National Park in the United States is far larger than was previously thought, scientists report.
Medical students from the US have brought together a number of medical mobile phone applications to create a 10 minute physical examination, including and ultrasound scan and heart rate monitor.
Sir Terry Pratchett, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease in 2007. He told Newsnight's Jeremy Paxman he is often angry with the government on the issue of Dementia funding.
Nasa's Iris mission has observed the region between the Sun's surface and its outer layers, where temperatures reach 2,000,000C.
Researchers at the University of Sheffield have developed an electronic aid for those with impaired speech.
How to thwart those trying to catch you out over Christmas
Networks of bus services in England and Wales could disappear due to funding cuts, warns a report by the Campaign for Better Transport.
Inside the weird world of a mannequin factory
President Francois Hollande defends France's military intervention in the Central African Republic, after two French soldiers were killed in Bangui.
A new model for Uganda's lack of schools
Music played an important part in the struggle against apartheid in South Africa, with many artists recording songs about Nelson Mandela.
Criminals are discussing ways to produce a ransomware creation kit in order to further the spread of blackmailing malware.
Most regions of the UK are already in a house price bubble, according to an economics professor from Warwick University.
Manuel Pellegrini appears not to realise his Manchester City team were one goal from winning Champions League Group D.
The US space agency releases an extraordinary new movie of Earth and the Moon moving through space together.