Monthly Archives: December 2013

The numbers of the year 2013

30 December 2013 Last updated at 19:05 ET What were the most significant numbers of 2013? Several experts name their favourites, and explain why. David Spiegelhalter, Cambridge University: My number of the year is 7.3. This is the average response…

Weird wildlife news quiz 2013

31 December 2013 Last updated at 11:06 Continue reading the main story Weird Wildlife Chris Packham returns to examine the world’s freakiest phenomena in Nature’s Weirdest Events on BBC Two, Tuesday 31st December at 2000 GMT. Find out how much…

Yutu rover pictured from orbit

31 December 2013 Last updated at 05:38 ET The lander (top arrow) and Yutu (bottom arrow) cast shadows across the Lunar “soil” An American satellite has pictured the Chinese Yutu rover on the surface of the Moon. The 150cm-wide wheeled-vehicle…