A desert telescope has focused with unprecedented sharpness on a star circling a supermassive black hole thought to lurk at the centre of our Milky Way galaxy, excited astronomers announced on Wednesd
Brown bear mothers in a Swedish forest use human “shields” against murderous males, overcoming their own fear to raise defenceless cubs near villages where hunters live, researchers said Wednesday.
France would see Britain’s exit from the European Union as “irreversible” if the Leave camp wins on Thursday’s referendum, President Francois Hollande said.
Substitute Arnor Ingvi Traustason’s last-gasp winner fired Iceland past Austria 2-1 in their final Group F match at Euro 2016 on Wednesday to book a last-16 showdown with England.
Goal-scorer Mario Gomez (left) of Germany and Aaron Hughes of Northern Ireland vie for the ball in their Group C match at the Parc des Princes Stadium in Paris on Tuesday. Germany won 1-0. (Photo: AP)
Chances of glioma in women 23% higher than men, claims new study.
A stunningly efficient hunter, the chameleon relies on an impressive biological arsenal that includes colour-changing camouflage, panoramic vision, and lots of patience.
A fireman removes flares thrown onto the pitch during the Group D match between the Czech Republic and Croatia at the Geoffroy Guichard Stadium in Saint-Etienne. (Photo: AP)
Switzerland were frustated in their attempt to book a place in the knockout stage of Euro 2016 after a 1-1 draw on Wednesday against Group A rivals Romania.
Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo at a training session in Marcoussis, south of Paris, on Friday ahead of their Euro Group F clash against Austria. (Photo: AFP )