"Beware of the man of one book."
—Saint Thomas Aquinas (1225-74) Italian Dominican monk, theologian, philosopher
- Audi claims self-drive speed record Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:29:19 GMT
- Audi says one of its self-drive test cars topped 149mph (240km/h) at a race track in Germany, beating a human-driven version.
- Students build Oculus Moon robot Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:26:05 GMT
- US team develop a robot that can send back live pictures from the Moon as part of attempt to win Google's Lunar X-Prize.
- Protests against controversial opera Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:18:52 GMT
- Politicians including former Mayor Rudy Giuliani protest against controversial opera The Death of Klinghoffer.
- Timberlake settles Heat legal action Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:38:45 GMT
- Celebrity magazine Heat apologises to actor and singer Justin Timberlake and his wife Jessica Biel after publishing a "false and unfounded story" questioning their marriage.
- Pesticide bans 'could hit UK crops' Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:19:57 GMT
- The EU's decision to ban the use of some pesticides could threaten UK crops, increase food prices and hit farmers' profits, a report claims.
- Aussie bees fight 'hive wars' Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:44:45 GMT
- Bee colonies in Brisbane are waging war for months on end, according to a new study, and the victorious swarms are taking over the hives of rival species.
- Scans reveal cause of winter blues Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:21:11 GMT
- Scientists say they have identified the underlying reason why some people are prone to the winter blues, or seasonal affective disorder (SAD).
- Nigeria declared free of Ebola Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:48:44 GMT
- The World Health Organization declares Nigeria officially free of Ebola - hailing it a "spectacular success story" - after six weeks with no new cases.
- Pistorius 'unlikely to compete again' Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:33:11 GMT
- Oscar Pistorius is unlikely to want to compete again after he is jailed for killing his girlfriend, says a psychiatrist.
- CSKA Moscow 2-2 Man City Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:51:15 GMT
- Manchester City blow a two-goal lead to draw at CSKA Moscow, leaving their Champions League hopes in the balance.
- The anarchic experimental schools of the 1970s Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:37:48 GMT
- Today, the "free" in free school stands for the freedom to found a school outside council control. But back in the 1970s young idealists created a very different type of free school.
- On the tracks of Australia's last record maker Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:21:50 GMT
- How discs are pressed at the only record company in Australia with a vinyl press.
- Bashir seeks to extend 25-year rule Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:57:04 GMT
- Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir will stand for re-election next year, an aide says, despite previous claims that he would quit after 25 years in power.
- Tributes paid to ex-Australian PM Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:25:06 GMT
- Tributes have been paid to Australia's controversial former prime minister Gough Whitlam who died on Tuesday at the age of 98.
- Lufthansa strike declared legal Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:44:49 GMT
- German airline Lufthansa fails in a court bid to force its pilots to call off their strike, while union leaders warn of more action.