Imagine standing on the surface of the Moon, staring back at Earth and having in your grasp a device that allows you to see a tennis ball.
When British doctor Sir Ronald Ross discovered the crucial link between mosquitos and malaria at the end of the 19 century, he understandably thought it marked the beginning of the end of the deadly disease – rampant then not only in colonial India and Africa, but also in southern European countries such as Greece and Italy.
Reduced immunity and mosquitoes' growing resistance to insecticide blamed
Scientists have figured out a way to block the spread of malaria using genetically-modified (GM) mosquitoes that carry synthetic genes to curb the transmission of the blood parasite when the insect bites its human host.
Chelsea have been stunned to discover that Didier Drogba has been suffering from malaria for at least a month.
Most dangerous mosquito is evolving to create a new problem for Africa, and for scientists fighting disease
Cheryl Cole broke down during a television interview as she lifted the lid on her failed marriage and battle with malaria.
A nurse who disappeared after taking part in a medical trial for malaria may have travelled abroad, police say.
Love 2 is a return to the source for "Air French Band". (It's so much more satisfying to call them that awkward album-sticker name, don't you think? Just as the disambiguating "The London Suede" is actually a better name than Suede.)
World's doctors unite in challenge to politicians over 'biggest health threat of this century'
Since this group recently played live in London, this album is the necessary adjunct.
The death of a cabin crew member raises concerns that a change in drugs provision has put staff at risk