Algorithm ramps up genetic computation

'Sailfish' boosts RNA gene expression predictions
Richard Chirgwin, 23 Apr 02:02

STEALTHY NANOROBOTS dress up as viruses, prepare to sneak into YOUR BODY

Cloaking techniques nicked from viruses tackle roadblocks on way to medical frontier
Jack Clark, 22 Apr 23:05

Asteroids as powerful as NUCLEAR BOMBS strike Earth TWICE YEARLY

Cold War tech detects worldwide hit rate
Iain Thomson, 22 Apr 18:42

Most Americans doubt Big Bang, not too sure about evolution, climate change – survey

Science no match for religion, politics, business interests
Rik Myslewski, 21 Apr 20:05

Dragon capsule arrives at space station for Easter Sunday delivery

SpaceX reports Falcon booster made controlled touchdown in ocean
Iain Thomson, 21 Apr 18:03

LOHAN and the amazing technicolor spaceplane

Picture special Our Vulture 2 livery is wrapped, and it's les noix du mutt
Lester Haines, 19 Apr 09:44

R.I.P. LADEE: Probe smashes into lunar surface at 3,600mph

Pics Swan dive signs off successful science mission
Iain Thomson, 18 Apr 23:53

Liftoff! SpaceX Falcon 9 lifts Dragon on third resupply mission to ISS

SpaceX snaps smartly into one-second launch window
Iain Thomson, 18 Apr 20:51

Opportunity selfie: Martian winds have given the spunky ol' rover a spring cleaning

Power levels up 70 per cent as the rover keeps on truckin'
Iain Thomson, 18 Apr 00:21


Americans optimistic about technology despite being afraid of EVERYTHING
Shaun Nichols, 17 Apr 19:33

Fancy joining Reg hack on quid-a-day challenge?

Recruiting now for charity starvation diet
Lester Haines, 17 Apr 09:28
Double Facepalm; when one facepalm is not enough.

Red-faced LOHAN team 'fesses up in blown SPEARS fuse fiasco

Vid Standing in the corner, big pointy 'D' hats
Lester Haines, 16 Apr 13:04

LOHAN's Punch and Judy show: The big fat round-up

Pics+Vid All the action from 'Baconur' - Blighty's renamed space flight centre
Lester Haines, 16 Apr 07:56

KILLER SPONGES menacing California coastline

Surfers are safe, crustaceans less so
Iain Thomson, 16 Apr 00:28

Discovery time for 200m WONDER MATERIALS shaved from 4 MILLENNIA... to 4 years

Alloy, Alloy: Boffins in speed-classification breakthrough
Jasper Hamill, 15 Apr 07:23

Live coverage: Blood Moon looms large for North, South America

Blood moon revealed before your bloodshot eyes
Team Register, 15 Apr 06:02

New FEMTO-MOON sighted BIRTHING from Saturn's RING

Icy 'Peggy' looks to be leaving the outer rings
Simon Sharwood, 15 Apr 02:33

Skygazers prepare for 'blood Moon' caused by Earth eclipse

Planetary shadow could cripple LADEE lunar probe
Iain Thomson, 15 Apr 00:02

Elon Musk's LEAKY THRUSTER gas stalls Space Station supply run

Helium seeps from Falcon 9 first stage, delays new legs for NASA robonaut
Iain Thomson, 14 Apr 22:52


Vid OSIRIS-REx gets go-ahead for sample-collecting mission

SpaceX Falcon tests HOVERCRAFT tech – despite ISS outage

Dragon cargoship gets a go for launch later today

Russian deputy PM: 'We are coming to the Moon FOREVER'

Plans to annex Earth's satellite with permanent base by 2030
Neil McAllister, 12 Apr 00:48

ROBONAUT to find feet after Monday ISS supply mission

Legless robot gets hardware upgrade
Iain Thomson, 11 Apr 23:09

Top Secret US payload launched into space successfully

Vid Clandestine NRO spacecraft sets off on its unknown mission
The LOHAN team prepares for launch this morning

Reg LOHAN spaceplane: Punch and Judy show in comedy non-explosive climax

SPEARS blows a fuse, scuppers motor test flight
Lester Haines, 11 Apr 10:02
NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter image of the Moon

Astronomers spot hint of first EXOMOON, possibly

Passing planetary body provides fleeting glimpse of something special
Iain Thomson, 11 Apr 00:48

Google-funded boffins figure out age-busting facial prediction system

Only online image of you is from your childhood? No problem, we can figure out what you look like now.
Jack Clark, 10 Apr 19:08
IBM mainframe engineer's portable toolkit

IBM Hursley Park: Where Big Blue buries the past, polishes family jewels

Geek's Guide to the UK How the internet of things has deep roots in the English countryside
Joe Fay, 10 Apr 09:00
The LOHAN team poses with the Vulture 2

LOHAN spaceplane 'Punch and Judy' test flights live online

Vids How to stream El Reg's unfolding drama from our cams into your eyeballs
Lester Haines, 10 Apr 07:27

Ancient Earth asteroid strike that dwarfed dinosaur killer still felt today

Massive space rock impact may have set the continents sliding
Iain Thomson, 10 Apr 00:47
Solar Impulse 2

Solar-powered aircraft unveiled for round-the-world flight

It's going to be a slow and sleepy flight for the pilots
Stuart Parkin of IBM

Brit IBM prof gets life-changing 'Tech Nobel' for work in spintronics

Joins Linus £$%^ Torvalds, Tim Berner-Lee as gong recipient
Chris Mellor, 09 Apr 15:42
Mercury-era spacesuit

SPACE RACE auction: $130k raised for spacesuits, Apollo 11 kit

Memorabilia from Moon landings, Mercury missions under hammer

LOHAN's Punch and Judy show relaunches Thursday

Weather looking good for second pop at test flights
Lester Haines, 09 Apr 10:24