Emma Morano, thought to be the world’s oldest person, dies at age 117, Italian media report.
UK (Next Media) – UK scientists have successfully grown a mouse embryo in the lab using only stem cells, which indicates this procedure could be eventually applied to growing artificial human embryos.
Feminist activists denounce Saint Laurent adverts for being offensive towards women.
Some of the world’s leading primatologists have warned that more than half of the world’s primate species are at risk of extinction, due to increasing anthropogenic pressures on their habitats. Jim Drury reports. Continue reading
A university professor in Chile has developed a green-coloured artificial skin from algae that can breathe.
Cells that undergo a near-death experience but refuse to die could be responsible for helping cancer spread in the body.
Giraffes suffer a “silent extinction” caused by illegal hunting and expansion of farmland in Africa according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature latest report.
REUTERS/ MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES HANDOUT/ WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION) – It may soon be possible to protect humans against the deadly Ebola virus.
A new vaccine being tested in Guinea has been 100-percent effective,
(R Reports) – Meet Yang Xiaoyun – not your average pet owner.
For years, she’s devoted her life to looking after vulnerable dogs… Lots of them.
In fact, she’s now got around 3,000 at her home in the northern city of Tianjin.
A Polish scientific breeding study shows that pigs are Mozart connoisseurs rather than budding metalheads. Nathan Frandino reports.