Although it might seem a fairly obvious observation, a new study from the University of Iowa has found not only that men, on average, have noses ten per cent larger than womens', they’ve also worked out why this might be.
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Saturday 09 November 2013
Andrew Cote, Sciences BSC, University of British Columbia, Canada
Friday 04 October 2013
Pictures have emerged that show the Arsenal midfielder holding a cigarette outside a nightclub
England defender Kyle Walker apologises for "hippy crack" photographs - but will not face disciplinary action for inhaling nitrous oxide on night out
Monday 09 September 2013
Tottenham right-back was out in Sheffield and has promised not to do it again after learning of the health risks that come with taking the legal high
Tuesday 03 September 2013
Discovery will help patients who do not respond well to various treatments
Friday 23 August 2013
Where are you now and what can you see?
Friday 16 August 2013
Former US tennis star Jennifer Capriati will face trial in December accused of stalking and battering her ex-boyfriend.
Dutch Prince Johan Friso dies after 18 months in a coma following avalanche skiing accident in Austria
Monday 12 August 2013
He was moved from hospital in London back to the Netherlands last month, but had since suffered complications
Thursday 18 July 2013
The resuscitation was captured on the firefighter's helmet camera
Friday 31 May 2013
Study finds that four minutes, three times a week could be enough to keep people fit
Wednesday 01 May 2013
Air passengers should avoid making important decisions whilst cruising at altitude, according to Britain’s first professor of aerospace medicine.
Monday 29 April 2013
South African President Jacob Zuma said he found Nelson Mandela “in good shape and in good spirits” on Monday but a SABC video of the meeting shows Mr Mandela in an armchair, his head propped up by a pillow, his legs on a footrest and covered by a blanket.
Monday 29 April 2013
The team of three Europeans claim a misunderstanding between themselves and a group of Sherpas deteriorated into an ugly scene
Sunday 21 April 2013
Amir's younger brother is about to make his professional debut on the same card despite family opposition
Monday 15 April 2013
Scientists have harnessed the principles of photosynthesis to develop a new way of producing hydrogen – in a breakthrough that offers a possible solution to global energy problems.
Friday 05 April 2013
The deep blue sea is home to many a strange creature - giant squids, fish that look like blobs, and jellyfish that look like UFOs - but now we can add transparent-blooded fish to that list of strange-but-true animals.
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 2 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan
- 4 Orthorexia nervosa: How becoming obsessed with healthy eating can lead to malnutrition
- 5 Bryan Cranston speaks candidly about wealth