'I can do it!': The heartwarming moment a blind four-year-old boy steps off the kerb by himself for the first time By Hugo Gye PUBLISHED: 16:12 GMT, 13 March 2013 | UPDATED: 18:49 GMT, 13 March 2013 This heartwarming video shows the amazing moment a blind four-year-old navigates a kerb on his own for the first time.
Curiosity Rover spots mysterious “UFO” zooming across the red planet”s horizon UFO hunters claim to have spotted lights in the Martian skyExperts insist they are nothing more than blemishes on the camera. When Curiosity first touched down on Mars, Internet pranksters were quick to mock up photographs of alien life on the alien landscape.
A father's job can raise his child's risk of a birth defectPhotographers, artists, drivers and gardeners among higher risk groups | UPDATED: 06:58 GMT, 18 July 2012 Researchers studied the career histories of 1,000 men who had fathered a child with birth defects (file photo) Fathers who do certain jobs may be more at risk of having children with birth defects, a study has found.
“Mini Monet”: Nine-year-old artist set to become a millionaire after his latest collection is snapped up in just 15 minutes Only started painting lessons in 2008 Work bought by international collectors for tens of thousands of poundsPaints three pictures a weekProud mum has written book about his prodigal success
How the Wild West REALLY looked: Gorgeous sepia-tinted pictures show the landscape as it was charted for the very first time . These remarkable 19th century sepia-tinted pictures show the American West as you have never seen it before – as it was charted for the first time.
New genetic 'map' drawn up that will give better diagnosis for breast cancer patients and more effective treatment | UPDATED: 17:11 GMT, 16 May 2012 A genetic 'map' that could help give more accurate diagnoses of breast cancer has been drawn up, showing the varied landscape of the disease in more detail than ever before.