There was a time when predators ruled supreme on the African plains. Nowadays, the African wild dog is the largest endangered predator on the continent. Hunting in packs, they locate appetising prey, be it antelopes, springbucks or zebras, and they chase them around until exhaustion.
Urbanisation is a threat to them as are human persecution and contact with domesticated animals, which transmit diseases like rabies and distemper.
Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
Life on Earth may have arrived from Mars on an asteroid, scientists have claimed.
Lunar mission scheduled at the end of 2017 could find out if beer can be brewed on the moon.
A bottle used to teach children how far litter can travel ended up on Scottish beach after 8,700-mile journey.
Confused Apple customers are finding coins in their MacBooks.
High levels of iron help prevent hearing loss, a study has claimed.
A software engineer has constructed a fingernail-sized engine made of paper and it totally works!
Conspiracy theorists claim that there is a mysterious alien based pyramid in the Antarctic.
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