Science Articles, Interviews & Questions

31 May 2019

Scientists combine a spider venom gene with fungi to tackle malaria-carrying mosquitoes...

31 May 2019

New eLife editor-in-chief Mike Eisen shares his vision of how science should be communicated

31 May 2019

A biologist, an artist and a philosopher explore drawing as a tool to rethink biological processes...

30 May 2019

Genetic analyses can help to pinpoint where people got infected with malaria, enabling better interventions...

30 May 2019

Inflammation in newborns disrupts how their nervous systems make breathing adjustments later in life...

30 May 2019

Shortly after ant colonies appeared, insects evolved to exploit them, as 99 million year old amber reveals...

30 May 2019

Could iron deficiency in the cells of the heart lead to heart failure?

29 May 2019

Today is the 100-year anniversary of Eddington’s eclipse experiment. The experiment was recently repeated.

28 May 2019

How can the road-making process be made more sustainable?

28 May 2019

How is air pollution from transport affecting our health, and what can be done about it?

28 May 2019

A transport engineer reveals the efforts going in to making the commute more bearable...

28 May 2019

How do we make our roads less noisy?

28 May 2019

The highway that enables transport engineers to try out new technologies

28 May 2019

What goes into making a safer road?

28 May 2019

What goes into building a road?

24 May 2019

Tiny obstacle courses show bacteria adapt their movement to maintain speed.

24 May 2019

Redefining a unit of measurement that was invented in 1799 has required the entire metric system to change.

21 May 2019

Does drinking order dictate hangover intensity. Cambridge scientists investigated...

21 May 2019

An app can detect middle ear fluid signalling infections in babies and children...

21 May 2019

Is Jeff Bezos really going to make it to the moon?

21 May 2019

Does lighting a candle in the bathroom help to hide pongs?

21 May 2019

A combined vaccine against Ebola virus, Margurg virus and Lassa fever.

21 May 2019

How are vaccines tested, and do they have side effects?

21 May 2019

Where do these beliefs come from and how do we address them?