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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

US authorities round up ILLEGAL DINOSAURS for repatriation

Poached egg also sent back whence it came by Immigration

World Meteorological Organization says climate data is uncool

Weather wonks call for more frequent collation of climate baselines

Cosmic dust riddle BREAKTHROUGH: Study tackles stuff of the universe

His dark materials, indeed

Cranial RAM cram plan aims to restore memory

DARPA wants to help those with brain disease or injury

Give an exoplanet a new name: Fill in this form and hope these astro-boffins pick your $input

Competition to label alien worlds could make you a star

Man FOUND ON MOON denies lunar alien interface

'The UFO people were very very angry with me' Buzz Aldrin tells Reddit

Dead letter office: ancient smallpox sample turns up in old US lab

Oh, that's where we put it

Printed diode can slurp power from phone signals

Boffins get smartphones talking to clothes

In space no one can hear you scream, but Voyager 1 can hear A ROAR

Boffins now very, very, sure craft is in interstellar space, and it's picking up 'sounds'

Would it be BAD if the Amazon rainforest was all FARMS? Well it WAS, once

Used to be all fields round here: Jungle tribesman saying

Reg reader fires up Pi-powered anti-cat garden sprinkler system

Vid Crap in my begonias? Oh no you don't, you furry little sod

'BIGGEST BIRD EVER': 21-foot ripsaw-beaked flying HORROR

Pic Fossil avian cruised above sea like toothy ekranoplan

Wireless-controlled contraception implant is coming, says MIT

I love you baby, but we can't do it without encryption

Boffins urge European Commission to reboot electric brain project

Billion-Euro simulated mind project criticised for narrow thinking

European Space Agency demos MARS LANDINGS BY DRONE

Eat your heart out, Amazon

It's alive! Space hackers fire up zombie Sun probe's engines

Solar system's wandering relic ISEE-3 back in action

Alabama quadchopper hits THREE THOUSAND FEET next to AIRPORT

Vid Unsporting 'airspace nerd' alerts FAA to altitude violation

Going up: Fancy a virtual flight to 30km above the PLANET?

Space boffin rattles tin for immersive Oculus Rift experience

Help us out readers: How would you sniff and store network traffic?

Phase two of our deep desert project needs your wisdom

Boeing to start work on most powerful rocket ... EVER!

NASA okays start of Space Launch System after design review

Phone motion sensors can receive data

Video Short-range comms keeps secrets better, say boffins

HESS-II scope spots its first pulsar

Gamma ray source seen from ground for first time