Science news articles including breaking science news stories and recent scientific discoveries.

15 April 2019

Could light help to treat blindness in premature babies?

12 April 2019

An advanced camera captures an ancient star.

12 April 2019

Renewable energy offers a better pathway to tackle climate change than capturing CO2, according to a new study

05 April 2019

New wearable cancer blood-testing device plugs directly into patients’ veins to test continuously.

30 March 2019

New study yields insight into the structure of a peculiar class of sub-atomic particles known as pentaquarks.

27 March 2019

Sleep feels refreshing and we're groggy without it - but what actually causes it?

22 March 2019

A holey piece of swiss-cheese plastic can do complex maths in a millionth of a second

08 March 2019

For the second time in history, HIV has been successfully cleared from a patient’s blood stream...

03 March 2019

Injection needles that automatically administer drugs in just the right place have been developed by US scientists...

01 March 2019

An injection of nanoparticles to the retina allows mice to see infrared light.

28 February 2019

Watch out what you plug into your mobile device - the cables might be offering hackers a backdoor to your machine...

24 February 2019

Four new DNA building blocks that meet the criteria to encode life have been created by US scientists...

22 February 2019

Lab-grown meat: should we 'steak' our future on it?

22 February 2019

Using the randomness of sprayed microparticles to prevent forgery

21 February 2019

Where did the moon's water come from, and where did it go?

21 February 2019

Stiff membranes and an altered charge allow bugs to fend off drugs...

21 February 2019

Grasses steal from neighbours to survive...

19 February 2019

Bacteria may be tricking animals into eating microplastics

18 February 2019

A wireless brain-to-brain interface allows humans to guide live rats through a complex maze…

13 February 2019

A new device turns injections into drugs you can swallow...

09 February 2019

How understandable speech has been reconstructed from brain activity...

09 February 2019

Scientists pinpoint the part of the brain that triggers laughter

08 February 2019

A compound curbs mosquito appetite...

06 February 2019

A new discovery paves the way for a novel pre-eclampsia treatment...