Scientists remove 'senesent' cells that accumulate with age from GM mice in extraordinary experiment
'A devout husband and father, Darwin balanced his family duties with the study of the specimes he brought from his travels'
Legendary cognitive scientist who pioneered artificial intelligence thrived even when the field suffered hard times
Leaders from across scientific disciplines tell MPs leaving EU would relegate UK to bit player in worldwide research
Experts say the ground-breaking discovery could pave way for routine use of stem cells in medicine
The fire-pit found near Tel-Aviv could hold the secret to the beginnings of social culture among early humans
It was thought that the global landmark was perhaps 70million years old
Scientists say it's too early to say whether Ceres could support microbial life, but a visit from the Dawn spacecraft in early 2015 should provide answers
During an extreme event, countries in the western Pacific experienced devastating droughts and wild fires
The chorus was secreted in the column of text
The sight of thousands of people with previously incurable forms of blindness could be saved thanks to a pioneering new gene therapy that requires just one operation.
Scientists publish first mathematical proof explaining the reason it might always seem like everyone else is doing better than you – because (on average) they are
Scientists have analysed the molten rock within the dormant supervolcano beneath Yellowstone National Park and found that eruption is possible without any external trigger
Botanists fear that newly discovered species of meat-eating flowers are losing their habitat and may already be extinct
'Acoustic levitation' technology uses intense ultrasound waves to suspend polystyrene particles and small electronic components in midair
Work will allow it to perform the highest energy particle collisions ever attempted