Thu, 5 September 2013
In a town with no previously recorded earthquakes, more than a hundred were recorded in one year. It's thought they were triggered by the disposal of waste water from fracking.
A new world record has been set for the smallest sequenced genome, and it belongs to a symbiotic bacteria living in leafhoppers.
Mother gibbons teach their daughters to sing, using a kind of 'baby talk'.
And ancient 'bog body' has been found with the skin intact. The body may be that of a king, killed in a ritual sacrifice. Because axes.
'Chronic excreters' could be the big obstacle preventing the global eradication of Polio.
A scientist jokes about a testicle-eating fish, and cable news anchors panic. And giggle.