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Engineers in the US have built the first self-contained, entirely soft robot - in the shape of a 7cm octopus.
For the first time, a soft robot has been built that moves on its own with no batteries or cables.
Five restaurants in Scotland achieve a Top 50 listing in the 2017 Good Food Guide, with Andrew Fairlie at Gleneagles leading the Scottish entries.
Japanese companies are paying for employees to attend "crying workshops".
As Russia gears up for parliamentary elections, how is it dealing with dissenting protestors?
How do astronomers decide whether a planet is potentially habitable?
Pedro Almodovar on why his 20th film is his most serious yet.
A look at the growing number of businesses who are trying to make a positive difference to society by speaking out on societal or political issues, and their reasons for doing so.
A slick music video in which a US invasion force is destroyed by a patriotic tsunami has upset Iranian conservatives.
Successful bosses often boast of how little they sleep, but is sleeping more better for your career?
At least 120 people have been killed after a powerful earthquake struck central Italy in the early hours of Wednesday.
Joe Hart says helping Manchester City reach the group stage of the Champions League made his first appearance of the season "a special night".
Patrick Hardison, the volunteer fireman who underwent the world's most extensive face transplant, on his new-found hope.
England coast to a 44-run win over Pakistan in a rain-affected first one-day international in Southampton.
A survey by Pew Research found that supporters of Trump and Clinton have very different opinions about America's past.
The family of a British backpacker stabbed to death in Australia have paid tribute to an "amazing young woman with an adventurous spirit".
The world's longest aircraft has been damaged after a nosedive landing on its second test flight. Angela Marie Hatwell was there and saw it happen.
New independent data suggests that the augmented reality craze is beginning to cool off.
Jeremy Corbyn has brought the issue of overcrowded trains into the spotlight again, but why are our trains so busy and just how bad is the problem?