How we look affects our confidence, but it also reveals a wealth of information to others. New research sheds a light on how facial skin tone affects people’s perceptions.
Statins are lipid-lowering tablets taken by many to reduce high cholesterol
It is hoped the discovery could potentially lead to earlier detection and intervention for men with the disease
Previous research has suggested women need more sleep as their brains are 'more complex' than men's
Researchers from the University of Oxford say that cuteness may be one of the strongest forces that shape our behaviour – potentially making us more compassionate
Student ambassadors are doing their bit for Britain’s economy by encouraging the next generation of graduates to get on board with science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Some female students report feeling 'lonely and isolated' in their studies which has put them off going further
A 13-year-old suffering from a rare kidney disease says her treatment is now in question following post-Brexit price increases for medicine
The apps were initially designed to help couples conceive, but many women are using the fertility tracking information as a form of contraceptive instead
'Although other studies have offered evidence that cannabinoids might be neuroprotective against the symptoms of Alzheimer's, we believe our study is the first to demonstrate that cannabinoids affect both inflammation and amyloid beta accumulation in nerve cells'
Numbers of the birdsplummeting in areas where global warming has had most impact
Leading physicist also worried about Artificial Intelligence in warfare, warning machines' goals may differ from ours
Despite young people showing an interest in gaming and IT careers, not enough plan to study required A-level maths and science subjects
How the Government is helping to provide graduates with the opportunity to study and work in STEM areas
'The state of the climate so far this year gives us much cause for alarm'
The astronaut documented his time on the International Space Station through photographs