Russia loses control of satellite full of geckos Russia loses control of satellite full of geckos

Russian scientists have lost contact with an experimental satellite filled with geckos that was to be the focus of new research on animal sex in zero-gravity.

dnes, 10:07
'Fluffy' dinosaurs were widespread 'Fluffy' dinosaurs were widespread

A discovery of 150 million year old fossils in Siberia indicates that feathers were much more widespread among dinosaurs than previously thought.

dnes, 2:01
Dogs 'hardwired' to be jealous wags Dogs 'hardwired' to be jealous wags

Jealousy is not just part of the human condition, a study suggests, it appears to be hard wired into the brains of dogs too.

včera, 4:09
Call for end to 'throwaway society' Call for end to 'throwaway society'

A ban on sending leftover food to landfill is needed to move away from a 'throwaway society', say MPs.

včera, 18:05
Bats 'fly by polarised light' Bats 'fly by polarised light'

Zoologists find that bats use the pattern of polarised light in the sky at sunset to help them navigate.

23. 7. 2014 12:43
Wildlife loss link to child slavery Wildlife loss link to child slavery

New research suggests that the global reduction in wildlife is connected to an increase in human trafficking and child slavery.

dnes, 2:01
Do butterfly wing patterns really mimic predator eyes? Do butterfly wing patterns really mimic predator eyes?

Do butterfly wing patterns really mimic predator eyes?

23. 7. 2014 5:32
Government to end nuclear waste veto Government to end nuclear waste veto

The UK government wants to scrap a community veto which allows local politicians to block a future £12bn nuclear waste repository.

včera, 15:26
Scientists cut HIV directly out of infected human genome using molecular tools

Scientists have taken an “important step” towards a permanent cure for AIDS by using specially designed enzymes to physically cut the HIV virus out of an infected human genome.

22. 7. 2014 15:56
Africa 'needs green revolution' Africa 'needs green revolution'

Sub-Saharan Africa's agricultural sector needs to harvest the fruits of biotechnology in order to establish sustainable development, says a Chatham House report.

dnes, 2:01