Nasa discovers 10 new planets 'rocky and raw' like Earth...
Nasa has announced the discovery of 219 new planets outside our solar system. The figure includes 10 that are rocky and raw like Earth and which exist in their solar system's'Goldilocks zone', neither too close to their star, and therefore too
on 2017-06-19 17:15 UTC
Increase in ciguatera fish poisoning cases in Europe...
The substance ciguatoxin is only found in fish from tropical and subtropical seas. For some years now, cases of ciguatera have been reported with increasing frequency in Europe, in particular on the Spanish and Portuguese islands in the Atlantic but also
on 2017-06-16 17:05 UTC
How to backup life on Earth ahead of any doomsday event...
It's happened before: why we need to plan for the next doomsday event that could wipe out much of life on Earth. Shutterstock/solarsevenThere are ten asteroids that the space organisation NASA said this month have been been classified as potentially h
The first genome data from ancient Egyptian mummies...
The study found that ancient Egyptians were most closely related to ancient populations in the Levant, and were also closely related to Neolithic populations from the Anatolian Peninsula and Europe. "The genetics of the Abusir el-Meleq community did not undergo any major shifts during the 1,300
on 2017-05-31 00:25 UTC