A new rubber-like material can change shape limitlessly without physical manipulation.
The blood of Vietnamese patients suffering from dengue fever has allowed scientists to discover a new way to potentially vaccinate against the deadly virus..
DNA sequencing of old English parchments sheds light on changing farming practices
An ingenious new invention named ‘iChip’ allows detection of antibiotics produced by soil microbes – such antibiotics utilised by humans to fight infection
“Intelligent” knife enables surgeons to identify cancerous tissue during tumour extraction
The drilling ship Chikyu has discovered slow growing extremophile organisms living over 2000m below the sea bed
New data from the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute elucidates key mutations which allow the malaria parasite to develop resistance to the first line anti-malarial drug