Music - Jan 23
A team of researchers based at the Universities of Oxford and Edinburgh have recreated for the first time the famous Draupner freak wave measured in the North Sea in 1995. The Draupner wave was one of the first confirmed observations of a freak wave in the ocean; it was observed on the 1st of January 1995 in the North Sea by measurements made on the Draupner Oil Platform.
Chemistry - Jan 23

An international collaboration between researchers in Spain and Scotland has resulted in a new approach to improve the catalysts needed to carry out the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction (HER). The reaction, in which water is transformed into hydrogen and oxygen, is a promising alternative to humanity's dependency on fossil fuels to satisfy energy requirements.

Health - Jan 22

Offspring whose mothers had a complicated pregnancy may be at greater risk of heart disease in later life, according to a new study in sheep.

Health - Jan 23

The airborne transmission of diseases including the common cold, influenza and tuberculosis is something that affects everyone with an average sneeze or cough sending around 100,000 contagious germs into the air at speeds of up to 100 miles per hour.

Health - Jan 22

Regular aspirin should not be recommended for preventing heart attack and stroke in people without cardiovascular disease. The use of aspirin in patients without cardiovascular disease should not be routinely recommended Dr Sean Zheng Lead author This is the latest finding from scientists at Imperial College London, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association .

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