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Avian pox, which has spread among woodpigeons and house sparrows for a number of years, is now taking its toll of populations of the great tit
Imagine standing on the surface of the Moon, staring back at Earth and having in your grasp a device that allows you to see a tennis ball.
The Guardian newspaper group has found itself an unlikely defender in the shape of Conservative Mayor of London and Telegraph columnist, Boris Johnson
FIFA have vowed to keep empty seats to a “strict minimum” at the next World Cup.
Continent's changing climate raises fears that dengue fever could come to South of England
1. Encounters at the End of the World
Director Werner Herzog comes up trumps in this documentary about the polar explorers of the National Science Foundation Station.
Can a gin and tonic keep the mozzies away? Does a paper bag prevent jet lag? Kunal Dutta and Lyndsey Fineran get to the truth
But, be warned, a new exhibition shows what a beastly business animal reproduction can be
A genetically modified mosquito carrying an artificial fragment of DNA designed to curb the insect's fertility has been released for the first time in south-east Asia as part of an ambitious attempt to combat deadly dengue fever that affects up to 100 million people worldwide.
Military aircraft dropped supplies to towns cut off by floods in northeastern Australia as the prime minister promised new assistance yesterday to the 200,000 people affected by waters covering an area larger than France and Germany combined.
Most dangerous mosquito is evolving to create a new problem for Africa, and for scientists fighting disease
A novel weapon in the battle against malaria has been developed by scientists: the malaria-proof mosquito.
He'll never be president now." It's what surfers used to say whenever a young wannabe finally caught a clean green wave. The point was that anyone hooked on surfing was doomed to be marginalised, head honcho at best of a fringe sub-culture. Should he ever contemplate writing a book, it would be called something like Zowie Waves and Wowie Mamas.
Europe's human rights watchdog today slammed controversial "youth dispersal" devices for treating young people like "unwanted birds or pests".
Rat pack are calling the tune