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25 June 2018

Gaming has earned a bad reputation: it's now an addictive disorder...

24 June 2018

Marriage protects against heart disease and strokes, new research has revealed...

22 June 2018

Humans may be responsible for the extinction of a newly discovered species of ape, as early as 2200 years ago.

21 June 2018

For the first time ever, a robot has been used to perform surgery on the human eye

15 June 2018

A low-cost large-scale industrial process that captures atmospheric carbon dioxide and converts it to low-carbon fuels...

14 June 2018

Being hungry makes you moody - hangry - and also puts you in a negative emotional state, new research has shown...

14 June 2018

CRISPR-Cas9 may increase the risk of cancer in certain cells, according to a recent study at the Karolinska Institute...

06 June 2018

A Submersible Chamber for Ascending Specimens (SubCAS) to safely transport newly-discovered fish from the ocean’s...

01 June 2018

Hair dye created by discarded blackcurrant skins will soon hit the market thanks to researchers at the University of...

31 May 2018

Strong social ties may preserve memory in old age, according to a new study conducted at the Ohio State University.

25 May 2018

A sustainable world powered entirely by renewable energy sources is viable, according to a new study from scientists in...

25 May 2018

What impact could a more active commute have for your heart health?

17 May 2018

Using data gathered by the Gravity Recovery and Climate Satellite (GRACE) from 2002 to 2016, a team at NASA Goddard...

21 March 2018

Driverless cars used to be something that only appeared in science fiction, but they’re swiftly becoming a reality....

09 February 2018

Or do we have to choose?

02 February 2018

The beginning of the genome revolution?

19 January 2018

Soil samples from all over the world have been studied to uncover the bacteria they contain. The vast majority of the...

14 January 2018

Reprogrammed stem cells have been used to grow human muscles...

12 January 2018

Scientists grow functioning muscle in the lab

21 December 2017

Not feeling the cold could be key to the ability of hibernators, like squirrels and hamsters, to snooze their way...

21 December 2017

Scientists have found that immune system cells provide growth hormones to the developing embryo...

15 December 2017

How the building blocks of life might have formed

15 December 2017

A DNA-based drug that can penetrate brain cells to block the production of a toxic protein might be about to...

14 December 2017

Wine glasses have ballooned in size and are now over 7 times larger than they were in the 1700s, researchers in the UK...