The University of Miami has appointed America’s first Professor of Atheism.
Female crayfish have developed the ability to clone themselves and reproduce without male intervention.
Rolls Royce is developing an intelligent jet engine that learns from experience, can communicate with other engines, and will one day be able to repair itself.
Armed police rushed to an Aberdeenshire farm to intercept a tiger in a cowshed. After it failed to move for 45 minutes, they discovered it was a cuddly toy.
Gloucester police are having problems with a blue tit called Steve who tours the town sitting in front of CCTV cameras and blocking the view.
The EU has said that Serbia and Montenegro could ‘potentially be ready’ to join the bloc by 2025.