Saturday, July 4, 2015
Camp beds, biscuits and bottles of water: each night dozens of asylum seekers find refuge in an unusual yet highly symbolic place, Milan's Holocaust memorial.
Friday, July 3, 2015
After billions of years of solitary travel through cold, dark outer space, comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko has recently yielded many secrets, often surprising ones, to the prodding of Europe's Rosetta spacecraft.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
The hungry baby crocodiles wriggle in Jose Antonio Villeda's hand. One by one, he squeezes open their jaws and uses a plastic tube to prod pieces of fish down their gullets.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
One of my colleagues asked me some time ago:
Friday, June 26, 2015
Taiwan researchers have found that Ganoderma lucidum, known locally as lingzhi mushrooms, can prevent obesity, as well as discovering a weight-loss gut bacterium.
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For decades, scientists have been trying to piece together the anatomy of a tiny prehistoric worm so weird-looking that they named it Hallucigenia.
Scientists said Wednesday they had identified a marker in blood for pancreatic cancer, raising hopes for a test that would allow earlier diagnosis of this deadly disease.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Medical marijuana has not been proven to work for many illnesses that state laws have approved it for, according to the first comprehensive analysis of research on its potential benefits.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Around 45,000 years ago, the only humans who lived in Europe were Neanderthals.
Thursday, June 18, 2015
U.S. researchers said Tuesday they have developed a way to harness water evaporation as a cheap and planet-friendly way of powering engines.