Who’s that girl?
BBC Four, Saturday 16 November, 9pm
The emeritus pope made the comments in a letter to prominent mathematician and atheist Piergiorgio Odifreddi
The first four episodes of Doctor Who - from 1963 - will be screened as part of the show's 50th anniversary celebrations.
You might be forgiven for mistaking the cover of the new James Bond novel, Solo, for something relating to another well-loved long-running franchise in the process of being rebooted: Star Wars (although the novel has nothing to do with Hans Solo, obviously).
Over 4,000 pilots were involved a one-tenth speed space battle for precious - virtual - resources
Running August 4-10, each day of the week will be dedicated to different strand of geekery
Through studying the cloud's death throes, scientists hope to learn more about the supermassive black hole at the centre of the Milky Way
Human head and brain transplants are now feasible. That's according to Italian neurosurgeon, Sergio Canavero who believes he has worked out how to transfer the head of one human on to the body of another.
The physicist first published the idea for an "invisibility cloak" in 2006
Dir. Zack Snyder, Starring Henry Cavill, Kevin Costner, 143mins
Scottish writer had announced that he was suffering with terminal gall bladder cancer on April 3 this year
Trouble flared at the fourth Norwich Sci-Fi and Film Convention at the University of East Anglia, which was organised by the Norwich Star Wars Club
Thomas Eccleshare’s first play won the 2011 Verity Bargate award, so named in honour of the Soho’s founding co-director, and it arrives in London from a season at the High Tide Festival in Halesworth, Suffolk (where I saw it), full of bleak poetry and hilarious stage action.
An ordinary superwoman who broke the mould
The Astronomer Royal believes humanity's future lies in the stars. But, as he tells Paul Bignell, we will first have to change our ways