US launches probe of France's planned tech giants tax

US President Donald Trump has ordered an investigation into France’s planned tax on internet services that…

Troubled waters: China-fuelled cruise boom sparks environment fears

Cruises are enjoying a boom fuelled in part by hordes of Chinese tourists taking to the…

Climate change: How hot cities could be in 2050

Edinburgh will feel like Paris and Leeds could be as warm as Melbourne, according to a…

Six tourists killed by tornadoes and hailstorms in Greece

Tornadoes and violent hailstorms killed six tourists in northern Greece late Wednesday, police said. …

Hayabusa2: the asteroid probe seeking solar system secrets

Japan’s Hayabusa2 space probe made its second touchdown on a distant asteroid on Thursday, in a…

Small leak found from nuclear Soviet sub that sank in 1989

Norwegian researchers says they found a leak from a Soviet nuclear submarine that sank 30 years…

Flight VV15: Mission failure

Approximately two minutes after the Vega launcher’s liftoff from the Spaceport in French Guiana, a launcher…

The Moon now has hundreds of artifacts. Should they be protected?

Three rovers, six US flags, dozens of probes that either landed successfully or crashed, tools, cameras…

Vega rocket fails after takeoff in French Guiana

A rocket carrying a satellite for the United Arab Emirates failed shortly after taking off from…

Japan's Hayabusa2 probe makes 'perfect' touchdown on asteroid

Japan’s Hayabusa2 probe made a “perfect” touchdown Thursday on a distant asteroid, collecting samples from beneath…