Fragments of pottery used by Egyptians to make beer and dating back 5,000 years have been discovered on a building site in Tel Aviv, the Israeli Antiquities Authority said on […]
Traditional craft skills are helping to save the lives of children born with heart defects in Bolivia.
The UN secretary general, Ban Ki-moon, has said hundreds of millions of Earth hour participants around the world will demand a strong global climate agreement by switching off their lights […]
Huseyin Ulucan, 60, from London, became the first successful recipient of a heart transplant from a non-beating heart donor in Europe following an operation at Papworth Hospital in Cambridgeshire earlier […]
Chinese Australians are part of the intended audience for a lavish new exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria on emperor, warrior and art collector Qianlong.
A book about a penguin who flies to the tropics with the aid of a kite has been named the overall winner of the 2015 Waterstones Children’s Book Prize.
It is one of the most addictive video games in the world, with millions of users playing it for hours on end. Now schoolchildren in Northern Ireland will be playing […]
The “amazing” Dinosaur Discovery exhibition opens at the Queensland Museum on Friday, featuring 20 life-size animated dinosaurs. From the little Leaellynasaura to the staggering Spinosaurus, the Queensland Museum’s latest exhibition […]
People cured of pulmonary tuberculosis often continue to have problems breathing, while poor living conditions contribute to their continued suffering. But a contribution by a group of European doctors may […]
The world’s most recognisable living scientist, Stephen Hawking, will give his first ever talk to Australian audiences at the Opera House in April.