SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
WE’VE REACHED A NEW LEVEL IN BIONICS: ARTIFICIAL LIMBS WE FORGET ARE ARTIFICIAL
A new amputation technique can give people a more realistic sense of feeling.
NASA’S “CHEAP” ALTERNATIVE FOR REACHING MARS? ATOMIC ROCKETS.
Just sending a rocket into orbit is expensive. Getting to Mars would cost even more. That's why NASA is looking into cheaper options like atomic rockets.
MEN WITH OBESE WIVES SHOULD BE SCREENED FOR DIABETES, EXPERTS SAY
Men are more likely to develop diabetes if their wife is obese, but women living with overweight men are not at greater risk, new research has found.
TRYING TO QUIT DRINKING? THIS IMPLANT WILL SNITCH IF YOU FALL OFF THE WAGON
The tiny tech could help people breaking up with alcohol stay sober.
JUNO MISSIONS MAKE MYSTERIOUS FINDS ABOUT AURORAS ON JUPITER
Jupiter’s powerful magnetic storms do not have the same source as they do on Earth.
THE FIRST BRIT: SECRETS OF THE 10,000 YEAR OLD MAN, REVIEW – A SMARTLY TOLD, FACT-FILLED AND INVENTIVE DOCUMENTARY
The First Brit: Secrets of the 10,000 Year Old Man (Channel 4) started with a Union Jack flag billowing against a cloudy sky and Speaker Bercow’s idiosyncratic "Order! Order!". “There’s been a lot of talk lately about Britain,” boomed narrator Jim Carter (Downton Abbey’s Mr Carson). “About who belongs and who doesn’t.”
IMMUNOTHERAPY-FIRST CANCER TREATMENT A 'GAME-CHANGER', SAY SCIENTISTS
Cancer patients should be given thorough immunotherapy before undergoing surgery to remove dangerous tumours, a new trial suggests.
SOON YOU’LL BE ABLE TO DANCE, CLAP, AND TAP TO CHARGE YOUR DEVICES
Scientists have developed a new device that can generate electricity from clapping hands and transmit it wirelessly.
SUNBURN: CAUSES, SYMPTOMS & TREATMENT
Though sunburn is often laughed off as a side effect of a leisurely visit to the beach or the pool, it can be quite serious.
JET LAG DRUG COULD LESSEN CHEMO PAIN
A drug that relieves jet lag could also be used to prevent one of the most debilitating side effects of chemotherapy, scientists have announced.