The Environmental Protection Ministry reports that a change to a cleaner type of fuel led to the reduction in mortalities
Maize and wheat especially vulnerable, rice will hurt and only soybeans seem relatively impervious to rising temperatures
At first paleontologists thought the Chilesaurus was an ornithischian, like velociraptor, now realize it was an early plant-eating theropod
The sudden onset of neurological deterioration in youngsters has now been identified as a new genetic disease caused by a single mutation
Using genetic editing technique, team repairs mutated heart-disease gene in human embryos, but clinical trials, let alone ‘cured’ babies, will have to wait for lawmakers to come round
An international team of scientists has discovered that when aroused, Drosophila males get frenzied, but female fruit flies manage to sleep just fine.
An Israeli doctor who never smoked pot is conducting the first study in the world that’s examining the effects of cannabis on autism – and he’s optimistic about the results
The synthetic peptide Z2 worked on different strains of Zika, when tested on monkey and hamster cell lines, and rodents, and could be relatively affordable to make, reports Chinese-U.S. team