The track has been described as 'dark, brooding, beautiful and sentimental'
Dominic Sandbrook's reappraisal of Britishness is undone by its omissions
Chris Hadfield, the singing astronaut and former commander of the International Space Station, has taken on a role as cultural ambassador for Ireland.
Lap of the Planet is due to air in March with two other space spin-offs planned
The hotly anticipated new single from Arcade Fire - an apparent collaboration with David Bowie - was leaked online ahead of its unveiling today.
The first single from Lady Gaga's Artpop album was leaked last week in what the singer declared a "pop emergency". What followed was a rush-release of the track, "Applause", last Tuesday, and now the video has finally been revealed.
Where are you now and what can you see?
If you like to spend your free time laughing at mad, misspelt and hyperbolic comments on web forums, then Adam Buxton's brand of piss-take comedy for the YouTube generation will be right up your street.
Lisa Markwell finds a new vegetable nirvana behind an old transport hub.
While studying pictures of Mars sent back to Earth by the Curiosity rover, a Japanese alien-enthusiast spotted something between the endless plain of rocks spread out on the screen in front of him. Could it really be? Is that a… lizard?
Former test pilot will live and work on ISS for six months
A Soyuz space capsule carrying a three-man crew returning from a five-month mission to the International Space Station has landed safely on the steppes of Kazakhstan.
Unseen footage of David Bowie from the past 40 years will be included in a new documentary about the reclusive rockstar.
'Garfield's a cool cat. He'd play the saxophone really well...'
David Bowie's surprise and much talked-about comeback track looks set to miss out on a place in the singles chart.
Tony Visconti, who spent two years working with Bowie on impending album The Next Day, speaks of his surprise over the release of "Where are we now?"