Over 40 percent of Antarctica’s ice shelves are smaller

71 of the 162 ice shelves that surround Antarctica have reduced in volume over 25 years from 1997 to 2021, with a net release...

Archaeologists discover world’s oldest wooden structure

Half a million years ago, earlier than was previously thought possible, humans were building structures made of wood, according to new research by a...

Endangered species’ poo could help fight against diabetic ulcers

Poo from endangered animals could be the source of a potential new treatment for the infectious bacteria that cause diabetic foot ulcers, researchers from...

Researchers issue urgent call to save the world’s largest flower -Rafflesia – from extinction

An international group of scientists, has issued an urgent call for coordinated action to save the iconic genus Rafflesia, which contains the world’s largest...

Some species of fish are getting smaller, but more research is needed to determine...

A new study has shown that some species of fish are getting smaller, but more research is needed to determine if factors like human...

Nature’s kitchen – how chemistry used by cooks helped create life on Earth

A chemical process used in the browning of food to give it its distinct smell and taste is probably happening in the oceans, where...

The fourth state of matter: How Sun’s plasma could help answer humanity’s challenges

Scientists are studying plasma in the Sun’s atmosphere, to help address some of humanity’s greatest challenges – from harnessing an endless source of green...

New study sheds light on the origin of animals

A study led by the University of Oxford has brought us one step closer to solving a mystery that has puzzled naturalists since Charles...

Launch of Euclid Mission to map the Universe

The European Space Agency's (ESA) Euclid flagship Dark Energy Satellite Mission is due to Launch from Cape Canaveral in Florida at 11:12 a.m. EDT...

Honeybees make rapid, accurate decisions and could inspire future of AI, study suggests

New research revealing how honeybees can make fast and accurate decisions, which could help to design more efficient robots and autonomous machines, has been...