Technology News

Google walkout leader leaves company after 'retaliation'

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:42:00 +0100

Meredith Whittaker, one of the Google employees who led global walkouts at the tech giant over sexual harassment claims, has left the company following allegations of a fallout against the protest's organisers.

All you need to know about the moon landings

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 03:19:00 +0100

Surgeons behind separation of conjoined twins launch charity

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 08:09:00 +0100

Surgeons behind the separation of twin sisters who were joined at the skull have launched a charity to support similar operations.

Titanium fire caused capsule explosion - SpaceX

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:05:00 +0100

SpaceX and NASA believe a titanium fire was the reason a launchpad test of its Crew Dragon vehicle - intended to one day fly astronauts to the International Space Station - ended in flames.

Facebook's scam detection service goes live following lawsuit

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 02:09:00 +0100

Facebook's new scam reporting tool goes live today following legal action aimed at forcing it to take online fraud more seriously.

Turing's story is 'motivation to fight for equity and justice'

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 16:00:00 +0100

As a data scientist working at the UK's national institute for data science and AI, The Alan Turing Institute, I am absolutely delighted at the news of Alan Turing being chosen as the face of the new £50 note. 

Twins conjoined by skulls separated after 50 hours of operations

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 17:40:00 +0100

Two-year-old twins who were joined by their skulls and blood vessels have been successfully separated after having three major operations at a London hospital.

Next person on the moon will be a woman, says NASA chief

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:39:00 +0100

NASA chief Jim Bridenstine has told Sky News he believes the next person to walk on the moon will be a woman - as he warned that space is "getting more and more dangerous" with some nations intent on destroying it.

Dark side of moon landings: 11 things you didn't know

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 11:05:00 +0100

The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission which took man to the moon is fast approaching, and the story will be retold many times - but what are the secrets that people aren't really aware of?

Anorexia 'not purely a psychiatric disorder'

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 21:50:00 +0100

Anorexia is at least partly a metabolic disorder and not purely psychiatric as previously thought, scientists have said.