The Indian subcontinent’s record-breaking heatwave April 28, 2022
The Indian subcontinent is roasting in a prolonged heatwave. Is climate change to blame?
Climate techno-fix would worsen global malaria burden April 21, 2022
Solar geoengineering to curb climate change could worsen global malaria burden.
How ‘magic mushroom’ chemical treats depression April 14, 2022
Brain scanning study reveals how psilocybin can help people with severe depression
Tsunami detective in Tonga April 7, 2022
What really happened in the cataclysmic eruption of the volcano Hunga Tonga in January?
Radioactive Red Forest March 31, 2022
Are Russian troops in forests around Chernobyl receiving a dangerous dose of radiation?
Warming world March 24, 2022
Extreme temperatures recorded in Antarctica and the Arctic.
Covid in the sewers March 17, 2022
Could novel forms of the virus be lurking in wastewater?
Why are Covid-19 cases rising in Hong Kong? March 10, 2022
The territory is experiencing a rapid increase in infections and deaths
Covid -19 origins March 3, 2022
New analysis shows where inside the Wuhan market the virus first showed itself
Reforming the ‘China Initiative’ Feb. 24, 2022
US scheme accused of persecuting scientists is to be refocused
Bone repair from Covid-19 vaccine technology Feb. 17, 2022
Messenger RNA used in vaccines against Covid-19 has been used to encourage bone healing
Inside Wuhan's coronavirus lab Feb. 10, 2022
The inside story of Wuhan’s coronavirus lab
Identifying a more infectious HIV variant Feb. 3, 2022
A new form of HIV has been uncovered in the Netherlands.
The roots of Long Covid Jan. 27, 2022
Detecting the early signals for long Covid
Tonga eruption – how it happened Jan. 20, 2022
Why a small volcanic eruption had a global impact
Have we got it wrong on Omicron? Jan. 13, 2022
It seems to be no more viable than the earlier delta variant
Corbevax – A vaccine for the world? Jan. 6, 2022
Could a cheap and conventional vaccine for Covid-19 end the pandemic?
2021 2021: The year of variants Dec. 30, 2021
The year began with Alpha, and ends with Omicron. What have we learnt?
Omicron – mild or monster? Dec. 23, 2021
Cases of the latest coronavirus variant are mild, so far – but that’s not the whole story
Omicron’s rapid replication rate Dec. 16, 2021
Omicron replicates seventy times faster than earlier variants.