A major milestone has been reached on the path to finding a cure for multiple sclerosis (MS), researchers believe. A group of international scientists, including an Australian contingent, has discovered […]
A team of specialists has designed a bionic prosthetic leg that can reproduce a full range of ambulatory movements by communicating with the brain of the person wearing it.
A type of antibody found only in the blood of sharks could help tackle breast cancer, scientists have said.
A groundbreaking modern holiday home inserted into the walls of an ancient castle has won this year’s Riba Stirling Prize for architecture.
A new application, or app, has been developed for smartphones and portable computer tablets that may soon save lives in developing countries. Besides being highly portable, the technology is cheap […]
He’s still puffing away on 70 cigarettes a day but the new James Bond wants to settle down, the author of the latest spy novel has revealed. Speaking at the […]
The theater troupe that’s brought an all-female interpretation of the “The Taming of the Shrew” to China says global audiences see Shakespeare’s works powerfully and they believe touring is at […]
Britain is to give £1bn over three years to The Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Justine Greening has announced at the United Nations in New York.
They taught two generations of American children how to read and count and made the world laugh on television. Now, the Muppets are taking their place in history.
A dose of sugar given as a gel rubbed into the inside of the cheek is a cheap and effective way to protect premature babies against brain damage, say experts.