New research suggests the birds could be given a role in the development of new diagnostic procedures
'Voice is a pretty amazing thing, yet we don’t give it much thought until something goes wrong'
Scientists found that exposed bumblebees collected pollen less often and visited flowers less frequently
"In my head a full colour image was created of a photograph that clearly contains no colour."
The UK currently spends about 1.7 per cent of its GDP on scientific research in both the public and private sectors
George Osborne is expected to announce today that four departments – Transport, Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), Communities and Local Government and the Treasury – have accepted cuts of 8 per cent a year for the next four years
The researchers now plan to develop a 'panda translator' using voice recognition technology
The study concentrated on smaller languages that are indigenous to a particular region of the world
Characteristics are 'strikingly similar' across the species
While many of us go for the notion that you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, it seems that older adults may be ahead of their younger counterparts when it comes to learning from their mistakes.
It’s easier to do than you’d think
The mini arachnids can’t be evicted — though that’s probably for the best
'The worst thing someone can do is act confidently, and seriously, and still not act rationally'
What we do in life may have implications not only for the health of our children and even our grandchildren
The unusual shape of the human hand appears to have evolved to make us better at punching, ghoulish study finds
'Some of you might be on your way to Mars'