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SMELL YOU LATER, LOSERS – Dumbo tells rats, dogs... humans

Junk in the trunk? That's what people have

World Solar Challenge contender claims new speed record

One charge sees Sunswift travel 500kms at over 100 km/h

Bad back? Show some spine and stop popping paracetamol

Study finds common pain-killer doesn't reduce pain or shorten recovery

Reg Latin scholars scrap over LOHAN's stirring motto

WTF is 'Et anatis cum tape XL WD'?

Climate: 'An excuse for tax hikes', scientists 'don't know what they're talking about'

People of the world's responses to new survey

Turing biopic with Cumberbatch, Knightley to premiere at London Film Festival

Vid The Imitation Game covers life of gay war hero super-boffin

All those new '5G standards'? Here's the science they rely on

Radio professor tells us how wireless will get faster in the real world

Second galactic flip-flop pulsar surprises boffins

Video Radio switched off, gamma rays switched on

Ever wanted to be a Playmonaut? El Reg's Vulture 2 spaceplane sim reveals what it's like

Our Tennessee X-Plane ace sets up virtua-ballocket shot

Kickstarter tin-rattlers offer reboot of '80s Integrated Space Plan megagraphic

But ours is better, and it's FREE - click right here

Boffins fill a dome with 480 cameras for 3D motion capture

Video 'Panoptic studio' doesn't need no stinkin' sensors

Boffins discuss AI space program at hush-hush IARPA confab

IBM, MIT, plenty of others invited to fill Uncle Sam's spy toolchest, but where's Google?

New BOMB detect-o-tech 'could give sniffer dogs competition': TRUE

But so could a magic eight-ball

MARS NEEDS OCEANS to support life - and so do exoplanets

Just being in the Goldilocks zone doesn't mean there'll be anyone to eat the porridge

The Sun took a day off last week and made NO sunspots

Someone needs to get that lazy star cooking again before things get cold around here

Cave pits, ideal for human bases, FOUND ON MOON

Come on in out of the radiation and meteorites, and enjoy the unchanging temperature

Forty-five years ago: FOOTPRINTS FOUND ON MOON

NASA won't be back any time soon, sadly

Fear a terrifying killer robot revolution? GET A GRIP: Boffins invent cyborg hand for humans

Photo Now you can unscrew that jam jar, fight off androids

Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 claimed lives of HIV/AIDS cure scientists

Researchers, advocates, health workers among those on shot-down plane

MYSTERIOUS Siberia CRATER: ALIENS or METEOR not involved, officials insist

Global warming dunnit, say Russian boffins

That stirring LOHAN motto: Anyone know a native Latin speaker?

What's this, then? 'Romanes Eunt Domus'?

Spinning SPACE DUCK is comet-chasing Rosetta probe's PREY

New photos reveal comet 67P has two distinct parts

CERN data explains how Higgs heavies other matter

Standard Model hangs together as bosons fly apart

German brain surgeon flies in for vital LOHAN operation

We welcome aboard spaceplane autopilot wrangler Linus Penzlien

ALIEN BODY FOUND ON MARS: Curiosity rover snaps extraterrestrial

Picture And NASA kept evidence to itself for over a month

Huge FOUR-winged dino SPREAD LEGS to KILL – scientists

Feathery limbs acted as 'extra set of wings' for precision attacks

Mwa-ha-ha-ha! Eccentric billionaire Musk gets his PRIVATE SPACEPORT

In the Lone Star State, perhaps appropriately enough

New photonic router works by flipping reflective atom's lid

Look ma! No electronics!

Microsoft's anti-bug breakthrough: Wire devs to BRAIN SCANNERS

Clippy: It looks your hands are shaking, are you sure you want to commit this code?

Native Americans KILLED AND ATE DUMBO, say archaeologists

Yum, trunk meat, my favourite

NASA: ALIENS and NEW EARTHS will be ours inside 20 years

ETs, habitable planets will soon pop up with our new 'scopes

Get an EYEFUL OF CURRY for the sake of your brain

These boffins tested turmeric: you won't REMEMBER what happens next

Diary note: Pluto's close-up is a year from … now!

New Horizons is less than a year from the dwarf planet

D-Wave to bust 1,000-qubit barrier with new quantum compute device

Bags $30m in funding as it preps quantum-as-a-service thing

Can it be true? That I hold here, in my mortal hand, a nugget of PUREST ... BLACK?

Brit boffins stumble on wonder material while down the pub

Microsoft's new 'Adam' AI trounces Google ... and beats HUMANS

Asynchronous design crucial in giving 120-machine cluster the edge in neural-network wars

SpaceX FINALLY lobs six sats into orbit (don't mention the landing)

Video 'Reusable' Falcon 9 rocket now anything but

LOHAN seeks stirring motto for spaceplane mission patch

Competition Give it your best shot to win embroidered ballocket collectible

Chow rocket blasts off for ISS: Awww, freeze-dried ice cream AGAIN

The 'other' American spaceflight firm feeds the 'nauts

Space geeks' resurrected NASA Sun probe ISEE-3 now on collision course with THE MOON

Reboot project down ... but not out

Watch: DARPA shows off first successful test of STEERABLE bullet

Video EXACTO hits the spot

Beer in SPAAAACE! London Pride soars to 28,000m

Pics Sadly, no in-flight footage of audacious stratobooze mission