Interior of airplane with empty seats and sunlight at the window. Travel concept.
Despite reports that flying is still one of the safest modes of travel, it can feel like nowhere on the actual plane is safe ― from bacteria, that is. By now you've likely seen the slew of horror stor...
Pest animals cost the Australian economy $1 billion a year.
U.S. President Donald Trump refers to amounts of temperature change as he announces his decision that the United States will withdraw from the landmark Paris Climate Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
The surgeon who operated on the woman said, "It wasn't what I was expecting to find at all."
WASHINGTON — Government scientists agree that, contrary to President Donald Trump and his team's repeated claims, climate change is already having a dramatic effect in the U.S., according to a n...
This monster storm has been raging for 25 years.
Shot of a young designer looking exhausted on his night shift
Obesity-related illness has become a leading cause of death worldwide, and with 58% of women and 68% of men in the UK now classified as overweight or obese, the threat is growing. But researchers now...
When Xolie Morra Cogley greets clients at her dog grooming business in Seattle, she struggles to make eye contact, a common trait among people with autism. Once the customers leave, eye contact with t...
The magical and mysterious secrets of life are yet to be unlocked.
Cute sick boy aged 2 with runny nose tries to blow his nose.
He's here to save the world.
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The annual tradition of contracting seasonal sniffles and spending a week annoying all your colleagues with constant nose-blowing could be a thing of the past, as scientists get closer to beating it....
The drug's producers are paying back $3.5 million in compensation.
Fine jewellery to fund the world robopocalypse.
NASA's scientists have made a major discovery that brings us one step closer to proving life can exist on Saturn's moon Titan. They've found evidence of a chemical called acrylonitrile that could be u...
Mala Vast Dhuri's twins.
It's ironic that some of us are afraid of the substance that's responsible for keeping us alive.
Doctors are celebrating the birth of twin babies, who were the first in the world to be monitored using new twin pregnancy growth charts, that could save hundreds of babies' lives. Mala Vast Dhuri, 37...
Scientists have found brain cells thought to control ageing, and were successfully able to reverse the process of getting older when replacing these old cells with new cells. The team located a group...
Ever wondered what death will be like? While no one likes to think about the end of life, lots of us (including scientists) have a strange curiosity about that infamous light at the end of the tunnel....
The bones are said to be 100 million years old.
A number of the brains studied by doctor Ann McKee and her researchers. Almost all of the brains McKee has studied were found to have CTE.
Scientists have long believed that Alzheimer's erases memories, but a new study has suggested that in fact they are kept in the brain but are 'locked away' by the disease. This is after a team at Colu...
Almost all of the tested brains exhibited signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE).
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We're heavily influenced by what others see.
The study reported zero cases of HIV transmission among homosexual men.
Scientists from the Arecibo Observatory have finally found what they believe is the cause of a mysterious radio signal that was picked up during one of their routine observations last month. The signa...
In the hunt for a HIV cure, specialists are desperate to team up with another field of treatment, but for a different deadly disease. A week-long international conference in Paris has seen HIV expert...
The party drug could help treat depression.
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That itchy bum might be trying to tell you something.
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Over 70-years-worth of aircraft test footage has been squirreled away by NASA. Until now.
Scientists have confirmed what all dog owners have long known to be true, that our furry friends are in fact more like family than pets. This is as a new study has found people and doggos actually ha...
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Doctors have confirmed Zion Harvey is doing better than expected.
Four Fresh Hard Boiled Eggs Against a Black Background
The find is reshaping Australia's ancient history.
There are many theories about the best way to make and peel hard-boiled eggs, but no matter which method you choose, you've probably come across a thin, white skin that lies between the shell and the...