The roll-out of Inmarsat's Global Xpress network, the UK's biggest commercial space venture, is facing several months of delay because of a Russian rocket failure.
British astronaut Tim Peake invites schoolchildren to help him in an experiment to learn more about how to grow food in space.
NCI recently announced that it had removed all PSA data from the SEER and SEER-Medicare programs. The data were removed after quality control checks revealed that a substantial number of PSA values were incorrect. Urologists explore the ramifications of the removal of these data for researchers, ...
The results of a new study have shown that microclinics cut in half the normal rate of disengagement from care, which was defined as missing a clinic appointment by 90 days or more, when compared to the control group, and reduced the perceived stigma of HIV by 25 percent within the larger community.
MPs have voted overwhelmingly in favour of the creation of babies with DNA from two women and one man, in a historic move.
Based on a study of its skull, scientists say that an extinct one-tonne relative of the guinea pig probably used its 30cm incisors like tusks.
Developing national health research capacity in low- and middle-income countries is a key element toward strengthening their health systems.
Over the past decade, rising national wealth across high-income countries has contributed to some improvements in health and well-being among adolescents. But the gap in health between rich and poor has widened, an international study of nearly half a million adolescents from 34 countries across ...
Astronomers say they have discovered a gigantic ring system around a distant planet - the first such structure discovered outside our Solar System.
An ancient solar system similar to our own is discovered by scientists at the University of Birmingham studying data from the Kepler telescope.
With the 'creative class' on the rise, many businesses are trying to capitalize on imagination and innovation. But when it comes to creative juices, some societies have a faster flow than others. That's because, as new research suggests, creativity is tied to culture.
Psychopathic violent offenders have abnormalities in the parts of the brain related to learning from punishment, according to an MRI study.
Extreme weather arising from a climate phenomenon in the Pacific Ocean will get much worse as the world warms, according to climate modelling.
New high-speed video footage suggests that the classic chemistry explosion of an alkali metal in water is driven by positive charges repelling each other.
Nearly three-quarters of homeless adults with mental illness in Canada show evidence of cognitive deficits, such as difficulties with problem solving, learning and memory, new research has found. The study-believed to be the largest of its kind -assessed neurocognitive functioning indicators such...
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