Koala chlamydia vaccine raises hope Koala chlamydia vaccine raises hope

Australian scientists say they have successfully tested a vaccine aimed at protecting wild koalas from chlamydia.

včera, 0:59
Two genes linked with violent crime Two genes linked with violent crime

Two genes are associated with repeat violent offenders, according to a genetic analysis of almost 900 criminals in Finland.

28. 10. 2014 11:00
The British are born to be miserable, new research finds The British are born to be miserable, new research finds

“The British do not expect happiness,” claimed English writer Quentin Crisp – and it appears he may have been right.

včera, 10:20
Google developing a cancer detector Google developing a cancer detector

Google is attempting to diagnose cancers, heart attack risks and other ailments with a system that combines nanoparticles and a wrist-worn sensor.

28. 10. 2014 19:35
Met Office supercomputer confirmed Met Office supercomputer confirmed

Plans are unveiled for a £97m supercomputer which will boost the Met Office's computing capacity by 13 times, improving weather forecasting and climate modelling.

28. 10. 2014 3:12
Giant tortoise 'miraculous' recovery Giant tortoise 'miraculous' recovery

A new study confirms that giant tortoise numbers on one of the Galapagos Islands have bounced back thanks to captive breeding.

28. 10. 2014 21:16
VIDEO: Baby pandas wrestle with their keeper VIDEO: Baby pandas wrestle with their keeper

A breeder in China's Chendgu province was trying to give these two baby pandas medicine instead of their usual bamboo leaves- and they were having none of it.

dnes, 14:23
'Nasa Confirms Six Days of Darkness in December': No, they really don't - it's a hoax 'Nasa Confirms Six Days of Darkness in December': No, they really don't - it's a hoax

It may feel like winter is slowly squeezing all the sunlight out of your day, but if you see any news stories claiming the Earth is headed for ‘Six Days of Total Darkness’ then don’t start stocking up on the tins of beans and torches just yet.

28. 10. 2014 12:18
Humanity's 'inexorable' population growth is so rapid that even global catastrophe wouldn't stop it Humanity's 'inexorable' population growth is so rapid that even global catastrophe wouldn't stop it

The global human population is “locked in” to an inexorable rise this century and will not be easily shifted, even by apocalyptic events such as a third world war or lethal pandemic, a study has found.

27. 10. 2014 21:28
Milk might not be as good for us as we thought, study suggests Milk might not be as good for us as we thought, study suggests

Drinking milk may not protect our bones from fractures - and could even increase a person’s risk of dying from heart disease, according to a major new study in Sweden.

29. 10. 2014 1:50