Medicine Sep 27
Medicine
Arboviruses – viruses transmitted by insects such as mosquitoes – pose a considerable threat to both human and animal health. Despite that, not enough is known about the complex interactions between the virus and the host, particularly in the early stages of infection.
Medicine Sep 26

Researchers at King's College London have found a new link between the diversity of bacteria in human poo – known as the human faecal microbiome - and levels of abdominal body fat.

Life Sciences Sep 23
Life Sciences

It has long puzzled scientists why, after 3 billion years of nothing more complex than algae, complex animals suddenly started to appear on Earth.

Life Sciences Sep 23

It has long puzzled scientists why, after 3 billion years of nothing more complex than algae, complex animals suddenly started to appear on Earth.

Earth Sciences Sep 22
Earth Sciences

A new study based on GPS measurements of the Earth's crust suggests that previous calculations of past and present-day mass loss in the Greenland Ice Sheet may have been underestimated.