Environment Jun 27
The disappearance of a large part of the terrestrial megafauna such as saber-toothed cat and the mammoth during the ice age is well known. Now, researchers at the University of Zurich and the Naturkunde Museum in Berlin have shown that a similar extinction event had taken place earlier, in the oceans.
Physics Jun 27

A diagnostic technique that can detect tiny molecules signalling the presence of cancer could be on the horizon.

Medicine Jun 26

The sex of animals frequently has an effect in biomedical research and therefore should be considered in scientific studies, according to UCL scientists.

Medicine Jun 26

FINDINGS. A streamlined and integrated method of tracking medical records called a laboratory health information exchange narrowed the gap in anti-retroviral therapy and viral suppression between HIV-positive blacks and whites, according to UCLA researchers.

Computer Science Jun 26

Social media can be an invaluable source of information for police when managing major disruptive events, new research from Cardiff University has shown.