Scientists have created a green-fingered robot that can prune roses and trim bushes, making light work of gardening chores.
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Duolingo issues call for contributors and participants as languages app prepares to launch Scottish Gaelic course
From Spanish to German, and even Klingon and Valyrian from Game of Thrones, the Duolingo app has over 300 million people across the world learning new languages.
Human-like faces at self-service checkouts may reduce shoplifting risk, according to Abertay University study
Digitised human-like faces at self-service checkouts could reduce the risk of shoplifting at supermarkets, a new study suggests.
An outage has hit Twitter, preventing some users from tweeting, receiving notifications and viewing direct messages.
Worried about how to protect your seaside chips from pesky seagulls? Scientists believe the answer lies in an old-fashioned stare down.
Miracle twins’ super-surgeon reveals how his landmark, life-saving career almost never got off the ground
The landmark series of operations to separate the conjoined twins took 55 hours, involved more than 100 medical staff and made headlines around the world.
Scots scientists hope their super-spud will help end crop devastation after unearthing Mexican potato’s disease-beating genes
The tatties are small, knobbly and tasteless but a rare breed of potato has been revealed as a super-spud.
Soaring temperatures in the UK have led rail operators to warn of possible speed restrictions due to the risk of tracks buckling.
Teenager is shooting for the stars and then for Mars as she eyes becoming the youngest person to ever go to space
Most teenagers have ambitions to travel the world, but few can realistically hope to travel the stars.
One giant leap for dramkind: Scots engineers use whisky-box satellites in fight against climate change
Satellites the size of whisky boxes and produced in Scotland are the latest secret weapon in the fight against climate change.
Virgin Media customers across Scotland have experienced outages in their internet, phone and TV services this afternoon.