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Trump administration ignored COVID-19 warnings, alleges fired American scientist

Scientist in US turns whistleblower against government's decision to flood its market with malaria drug without proper inspection

06 May 2020 9:35 AM

Unemployed, already married Delhi man poses as scientist to marry PhD student

After finding out about the alleged fraud, she approached the police and got a complaint registered.

06 Oct 2019 11:53 AM

Selfie-posting scientists more trusted: Study

The study, published in the journal PLOS ONE, states that scientists usually get respect but people lack trust in them.

11 May 2019 3:18 PM

Scientist’s 3D print heart in major medical breakthrough

The scientists used fully personalised non-supplemented materials as bio-inks for 3D printing.

17 Apr 2019 11:46 AM

Scientists to explore underneath of Antarctica ice sheet

Scientist in search of microbes and living things under mercer subglacial lake.

05 Jan 2019 3:50 PM


Chinese scientist says he helped make world's first gene-edited children

He said the parents involved declined to be identified or interviewed, and he would not say where they live or where the work was done.

26 Nov 2018 9:58 AM

At the forefront of change

Huge progress has been made over these decades and the environment is much cleaner in nearly all cities.

01 Sep 2018 12:38 AM

Scientists share $500,000 prize for work on cancer therapy

They’ll receive the award at a ceremony September 26 in Albany, New York.

16 Aug 2018 5:21 PM

Ancient ‘Iceman’ shows signs of a well-balanced last meal

Scientists have uncovered the last meal of a frozen hunter who died 5,300 years ago in the Alps.

14 Jul 2018 12:56 PM

Novel catalyst can help harvest fuel from water

Scientists have developed an inexpensive material that can help split water to produce hydrogen fuel.

30 Jun 2018 1:06 PM


Stephen Hawking’s ashes buried in Westminster Abbey

Hawking will take his place among Britain’s greatest scientists when his ashes are buried in Westminster Abbey.

16 Jun 2018 11:34 AM

Hanger a genuine human emotion, say scientists

According to a scientist, “hanger” is in fact a real emotion that is triggered by our body’s physical response to craving food.

07 May 2018 10:39 AM

AI system can predict school violence

Our risk assessments were focused on predicting any type of physical aggression at school.

06 May 2018 5:02 PM

Australia's oldest scientist seeks assisted death in Switzerland

A peaceful, dignified death is the entitlement of all who want it. And a person should not be forced to leave home to achieve it.

03 May 2018 6:38 PM

Humans did not come from Earth, claims scientist

According to experts, life spreads like an “interstellar infection” and clusters of planets in the galaxy have alien life forms.

23 Apr 2018 12:39 PM


Irritability in childhood linked to teen suicide risk

Irritability usually shows up in children as frustration and anger.

15 Apr 2018 2:52 PM

Scientists discover 'protective' protein that could save babies from dying in womb

As foetus spends more time deprived of oxygen and nutrients, instead of growing in womb, its cells actually begin to die.

04 Apr 2018 2:57 PM

Mystery of why our knuckles crack revealed

Study says change in pressure caused by joints result in microscopic bubbles collapsing producing sound waves which create ‘cracking sound.’

30 Mar 2018 1:21 PM

Scientists develop brain scanner in a helmet

The new scanner would improve research and treatment for patients.

22 Mar 2018 5:46 PM

Over 500 genes linked to intelligence identified

They also found 187 regions in the human genome that are linked to thinking skills.

13 Mar 2018 12:12 PM