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Sleeping well may help to protect men from deadly prostate cancer, a study has found.
Google has celebrated the 82nd birthday of late American zoologist Dian Fossey with a Doodle on its search page.
Study suggests childhood advertising mascots such as Tony and Ronald McDonald can have influence over the way people consider food as adults
US researchers find specific cells in the blood of heart attack sufferers
Mr Singh threw his support behind Rahul Gandhi, claiming it would be 'disastrous' for the country if Hindu nationalist leader Narendra Modi became the next leader
Snapchat has announced plans to release an updated version of its disappearing photo-sharing app after hackers uploaded account information belonging to more than 4.6 million users online.
Coalition of leading scientists claim ferret experiments could lead to a pandemic
Fresh Meat co-star Greg McHugh joins Jack Whitehall for the Bad Education Christmas special
Taking regular exercise is the most effective single lifestyle choice people can make to reduce their risk of dementia, according to one of the most extensive studies yet into people’s long-term health outcomes.
As a new film tells the story of a partner in a tech firm who quits and misses out on billions, Tim Walker meets the Apple co-founder Ron Wayne, who left the company after just 12 days – and so passed up on a potential fortune of $50bn
Chancellor announces new £11m 'Higgs Centre for Innovation'
After a successful Indiegogo campaign, the GravityLight is now being mass produced
It was hoped that the comet would provide a spectacular sight in the sky next month - but the signs indicate that it had been burned up on its journey
Spending cuts have hit the poorest parts of England and Scotland much harder than more affluent areas, according to research published on Thursday.
Swiss voters today overwhelmingly defeated a proposal to limit the pay of top executives to 12 times the wages of their lowliest employees.
Researchers confirm first detection of sub-atomic particles from beyond the Solar System