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Scientists uncover Afghan VAMPIRE DEER!

Trick or treat; BAMBI'S GOT BITE!

Virgin's SpaceShipTwo crashes in Mojave Desert during test flight

Updated One pilot dead, the other seriously injured


Deadly fungus EATS AWAY the beasties' SKINS

So long, thanks for all the, FISH BRIGHTER than boffins thought

Don't let the dolphins keep you in your, er, plaice

Plasma-spaffing boffins plan spaceships driven by FRIKKIN' LASERS

It's all about how you spread the love if you want bottom-up action

Ex-Soviet engines fingered after Antares ROCKET launch BLAST

Speculation rife, but Orbital claims it's too early to tell

NASA: Spacecraft crash site FOUND ON MOON RIM

'What fun!' exlaims NASA boffin who found the LADEE

MEN: For pity's sake SLEEP with LOTS of WOMEN - and avoid Prostate Cancer

And, um, don't sleep with other men. If that's what worries you

China lunar mission readies for return to Earth

China's 'blue marble' shot puts all things lunar in perspective

BONFIRE of the MEGA-BUCKS: $200m+ BURNED in SECONDS in Antares launch blast

Vid That's not counting the cargo and launchpad

OK Google, do I have CANCER?

Company talks up pill that would spot developing tumors


Pics+Vid Orbital says 'vehicle anomaly' to blame

Jim Beam me up, Scotty! WHISKY from SPAAACE returns to Earth

They're insured for $1m, before you thirsty folks make plans


Er, we think our ISS launch beats your fishing expedition

LOHAN avionics survive 27,700m stratospheric ordeal

Pics+vid Vulture 2 kit refuses to freeze during Edge Research Lab flight

Caption this: CERN needs pic tags. Serious answers only, kids

Help the brightest minds in the world sort through their old snaps

NTT thinks it's defined the PERFECT AMPERE with a cunning trap

Take one electron, a silicon nanowire and pay very close attention

Boffins snap first pics of hot white dwarf nova bursting out of its shell

Thermonuclear fireball roars out at 1.3 MEEELLION mph

HUGE SHARK as big as a WWII SUBMARINE died out, allowing whales to exist

Who'd win a fight: Megalodon or a German battleship?

Game of Thrones man stars in sci-fi bit on comet-catcher Rosetta

ESA boffin: Reality of landing on comet better than fiction

BAE points electromagnetic projectile at US Army

Railguns for 'Future fighting vehicle'

Voyager 1 now EIGHTEEN LIGHT HOURS from home

Almost 20 BEEELION kilometres from Sol

Billionaire's pet DRAGON SPLASHES DOWN off Pacific Coast

Vid Private cargo 'craft released from ISS


Pic Boffins observe vast solar flare from MASSIVE sunspot

Breaking records: Google exec in terrifying SKY PLUNGE DRAMA

Baumgartner bummed by high-up's higher-up one-up?

Moment of truth for LOHAN's servos: Our US allies are poised for final test flight

Will Vulture 2 freeze at altitude? Edge Research Lab to find out

Kip Thorne explains how he created the black hole for Interstellar

Vid Movie special effects project spawns academic papers on gravitational lensing

Kingston's aviation empire: From industry firsts to Airfix heroes

Geek's Guide to Britain Sir Thomas Sopwith's suburban Surrey hub

COMET 67P is basically TRAILING a HORRIFIC STENCH through space

Rotten eggs, horse dung - and almonds. Phe-yew

MAVEN snaps eight-bit SPACE INVADER

PewPewPew! Siding Spring shot in glorious retro chunks

Boffins want to put Quanta in containers, after docking

Hyperscale hepcats, back off - this one's about testing entanglement afloat

LONG ARM of the SAUR: Brachially gifted dino bone conundrum solved

Deinocheirus mirificus was a bit of a knuckle dragger

Are there sounds on Mars? NASA launches audio athenaeum

Space scientists capture creepy Kepler chorus, Saturn storms

Boffins who stare at goats: I do believe they’re SHRINKING

Alpine chamois being squashed by global warming

RUMPY PUMPY: Bone says humans BONED Neanderthals 50,000 years B.C.

Hairy, saucy protohuman revelations

Trips to Mars may be OFF: The SUN has changed in a way we've NEVER SEEN

+Comment Only nuke power can save us from radiation

Comet Siding Spring revealed as flying molehill

Hiding from this space pimple isn't going to do humanity's reputation any good

MARS NEEDS WOMEN, claims NASA pseudo 'naut: They eat less

'Some might find this idea offensive' boffin admits

Luscious LOHAN t-shirts fly into Vulture Central

Then fly straight out to our Kickstarter backers

Watch live! NASA video streams Orionid meteor shower – or go outside and look yourself

Vid Earth passes through Halley’s Comet debris

You can crunch it all you like, but the answer is NOT always in the data

Hear that, 'data journalists'? Our analytics prof holds forth

Human spacecraft dodge COMET CHUNKS pelting off Mars

Odyssey orbiter yet to report, though - comet's trailing trash poses new threat