Rather than being featureless blobs in space, the new theory suggests black holes are fringed by 'hairs' that could be a rich source of information
Much more study is needed before scientists can figure out whether the find is significant or not
A quantity of the material equivalent to the weight of one-third of a human hair recently sold for £22,000
The project 'incorporated serious maths which were then applied to a fun problem'
Using astronomical measurements a team from the University of Texas were able to work out the exact date that Monet sat down to paint the sunset above
A creative, globe-trotting couple have put their stamp on a pair of 1920s buildings in Barrio Italia. By Sorrel Moseley-Williams
Concorde engineer says her profession is perfect for girls
Archaeologists have unearthed an ancient cemetery thought to contain the tombs of 16 pharaohs
Map uses 'cosmic ripples' created by the formation of the Universe to create a 'standard ruler' to measure distances between 1.2 million galaxies
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Work will allow it to perform the highest energy particle collisions ever attempted
A competitive job market meant that many young people were forced to take low-skilled, poorly paid roles
Molecular ions of argon hydride were detected in supernova remnant
The awards go to scientists, not screen idols. But the lucrative Breakthrough Prizes are increasingly being spoken of as rivals to the Oscars
The latest in the series goes up against Forza 5 - but which is the better racer?
The old system was familiar, the modern one somewhat more intimidating