AI helps diagnose depression earlier by analysing Facebook posts

'Depression appears to be quite detectable in this way; it really changes people’s use of social media in a way that something like diabetes doesn’t,' researchers write

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Collapse of Mount Etna ‘could trigger tsunami’

Danger that Europe’s biggest active volcano could ‘form a landslide that moves really fast into the sea’, although researchers have no idea when

Telescopes pick up huge number of unexplained signals from space

The blasts of radio waves are still unexplained – with some blaming extraterrestrial intelligent life

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Odd animal eating habits: plant-eating sharks and blood-guzzling birds

Nature seems to have a habit of surprising us. Or perhaps it’s just that we forget that animals don’t read the books we write about them

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Science news in brief: Menace green crabs to male only termites

And a roundup of other stories from around the world

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