The Guardian - Science

Wednesday the 28th of January 2015

Human evolution: Meet the ancestors? – pictures - 15:10

A way forward to solve the hard problem of consciousness - 15:10

Pay pregnant smokers to quit, and soon it will be vouchers for burglars to behave - 14:40

First humans arrived in Britain 250,000 years earlier than thought - 14:10

Artificial intelligence 'will not end human race' - 13:20

Skull discovery suggests location where humans first had sex with Neanderthals - 13:20

Your younger sibling is funnier than you (at least that’s what they say) - 12:50

Graphene – six ways wonder material could improve world sustainability - 08:20

What lightning looks like from space - timelapse video - 06:50

Sundance 2015 review: The Nightmare – documentary shows truth more frightening than fiction - 04:20

Social climber with a crusty bark - 00:50

Tuesday the 27th of January 2015

Peanut allergy researchers say they may have found key to a cure - 23:50

Sugary drinks may cause menstruation to start earlier, study suggests - 19:20

What is hot tub lung? - 16:20

Winchester hit by earthquake of 2.9 magnitude - 16:20

Gene linked to long life also protects against mental decline in old age - 12:30

Fed up of your double chin? There could soon be an injection for it - 11:30

Earth-like planet found 'next door' - 11:00

Do common drugs really cause dementia? - 10:00

Scientists have found a way to ‘unboil’ eggs – and it could be a life-saver - 10:00

Ancient planetary system with its own sun-like star found in the galaxy - 09:30

Dementia findings are food for thought but not definitive proof - 08:30

Global warming spells disaster for tropical Andes glaciers - 08:30

Ivan Brown obituary - 08:00

Your friends know more about your life than you do, including when you might die - 05:00

Reflections of research: more art in science - 02:30

Monday the 26th of January 2015

Alzheimer's study reveals new genes implicated in disease - 23:00

Study suggests sleeping drugs can increase risk of Alzheimer’s - 20:00

Lung cancer fatalities to overtake breast cancer deaths among European women - 19:30

Prince Charles: global pact on climate change could be Magna Carta for Earth - 15:00

Autism cases in same family more often carry different genetic risks – study - 12:30

Climate change will hit Australia harder than rest of world, study shows - 11:31

Rosetta spacecraft makes first close analysis of comet 67P dust coating - 11:31

On the trail of the first dogs to put their paws in the Americas - 11:00

Rationing ravens and merciful monkeys: can animals be altruistic? - 10:30

Asteroid misses Earth by 17,000 miles after meteor strikes Russia - 10:01

Why we have to get smart about artificial intelligence - 09:31

Huge asteroid set to fly past Earth – get that telescope ready for Monday - 09:00

The Doomsday Clock: why there’s no point worrying about Armageddon - 08:01

Sundance 2015 review: The Experimenter – Peter Sarsgaard will make you a monster - 07:30

Let GM mosquitoes loose to bite and help cure tropical diseases - researchers - 07:00

How viable is nuclear fusion as an energy source? - podcast - 06:30

The life of an Anglo-Saxon princess - 05:00

The official and unofficial stories of Google in space - 03:00

Sunday the 25th of January 2015

Why your sofa may harm your health - 16:40

Richard Dawkins, 'Islamophobia' and the atheist movement - 10:20

When you wish upon a star: nuclear fusion and the promise of a brighter tomorrow - 05:20

The secrets of the shelf seas – one of Earth’s most important ecosystems - 02:50

New to Nature No 138: Gastrodia flexistyloides - 02:20

Saturday the 24th of January 2015

Chin-chin: US company toasts drug that could consign wobbly jaws to history - 16:00