An inscription discovered on a house in the ruins of Pompeii suggests the city was destroyed by a volcanic eruption two months later than currently believed.
A new self-lubricating latex could drive greater use of contraceptives, according to the team of scientists behind the invention.
Shares in online streaming service Netflix have risen 14% in after-hours trading after it reported its subscribers had increased by seven million.
A robot has faced questions from a House of Commons select committee for the first time.
A nuclear reactor that uses the same energy source as the sun is taking shape in the south of France.