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VIDEO: Song of a four-storey 'earth harp'

Thu, 2014-08-28 16:31
William Close is the inventor of the 'Earth Harp', a musical instrument which makes use of the architecture around it to create its sound.

VIDEO: IS 'kills scores' of Syrian soldiers

Thu, 2014-08-28 16:29
Dozens of Syrian army soldiers appear to have been killed by Jihadist militants from Islamic State (IS), activists say.

Files reveal Thatcher NI concerns

Thu, 2014-08-28 16:27
Previously confidential files reveal concerns over Margaret Thatcher's commitment to the Anglo Irish Agreement, two weeks before it was signed.

Argentine mother tracks down son's killer

Thu, 2014-08-28 16:22
The mother who spent seven years tracking down her son's killer

Electrical stimulation 'aids memory'

Thu, 2014-08-28 16:17
Electromagnetic stimulation of a specific part of the brain may improve the ability to remember certain facts, researchers say.

Plain packs 'no illegal smoking link'

Thu, 2014-08-28 16:15
A study of smokers in Australia suggests there is "no evidence" that the introduction of standardised cigarette packaging has changed the way people buy cigarettes.

How Ivory Coast is trying to halt Ebola

Thu, 2014-08-28 16:09
The Ebola journey no-one in Ivory Coast wants to take

VIDEO: California's new gold rush

Thu, 2014-08-28 16:02
In The New Forty-Niners, photographer Sarina Finkelstein documents a new wave of gold seekers in California, more than 160 years after the Gold Rush.

The millionaires who rescue people at sea

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:51
The millionaires who rescue people at sea

IS militants 'behead Kurdish man'

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:26
The Islamic State group releases a video appearing to show militants killing a Kurdish man as a warning to forces fighting it in northern Iraq.

'Space whisky' to return to Earth

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:23
Whisky that was sent into space three years ago as part of a scientific experiment is to return to Earth next month.

Landlord data 'will empower tenants'

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:18
Council and housing association tenants are to be given more information about how well their landlord is performing.

Brazil Amazon loggers arrested

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:15
Brazilian police arrest eight members of a criminal organisation they believe was the "biggest destroyer" of the Amazon rainforest, committing crimes worth millions of dollars.

Diana's Bake Off exit announced

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:10
Great British Bake Off contestant Diana Beard has left the show, but the BBC says her exit was due to illness, not a controversy over the latest episode.

Ebola travel bans 'should be lifted'

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:05
West African health ministers call for travel restrictions on countries affected by the Ebola outbreak to be lifted, following WHO advice.

VIDEO: Millionaires search Med for migrants

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:02
A philanthropist couple have launched what they say is the world's first privately funded boat to help migrants in trouble at sea.

VIDEO: Teaching children to be engineers

Thu, 2014-08-28 15:02
The art of making boats out of coffee stirrers

VIDEO: Bake Off's Iain: I don't hold a grudge

Thu, 2014-08-28 14:50
Great British Bake Off loser Iain Watters tells BBC Newsnight he doesn't hold a grudge against fellow contestant Diana Beard, even though she played a part in his elimination.

Google trials drone deliveries

Thu, 2014-08-28 14:00
Google reveals it has built and tested its own drones as part of a plan to make automated deliveries to remote homes as well as disaster-hit zones.

Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 AEL Limassol (agg 5-1)

Thu, 2014-08-28 13:40
Mauricio Pochettino's winning start as Tottenham boss continues as they clinch their place in the Europa League group stage.
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