Researchers discover the earliest known ancestor of humans - and many other species.
After years of living and working on the streets of Mexico City, Carmen Munoz set up a retirement home for former - and homeless - sex workers.
Viewsnight is BBC Newsnight's new place for ideas and opinion. Here Yanis Varoufakis, former Greek Finance Minister, argues for a universal basic income.
This selection of photographs, in particular, serve as a reminder of the endurance of the human body through cruel, heartless and devastating events. You probably wouldn't find them in any textbook.
Why did a 12th Century religious order start offering financial services?
An appeal to raise funds for a Glasgow vet caught up in the American flight ban raises more than double the amount she needed to get home.
New research dispels old myths about animal intelligence.
It's not magic. It turns out we're not very attentive.
Until the Boyden controversy started, Indigenous writer Alicia Elliott never thought she'd see white men arguing against Canada's colonial definition of "Indian."