What is addiction and how does drug use affect the brain? Science editor Rebecca Hardy explains.
The seal population at Blakeney Point has gone into decline for the first time since records began. Blakeney Point is one of three breeding seal colonies in Norfolk along with Horsey Gap and Hunstanton. Since 2010 the colony at...
Mabon Elis looks at new research which suggests that grasshopper mice are developing an immunity to scorpion venom.
Space tourism has long been on the wish-lists of multi-millionaires and wannabe young astronauts, running around the garden with tin foil taped to their heads alike, but its development has always seemed to be the stuff of Hollywood blockbusters...
When confronted with the idea of deadly animals, one would think of the Australian Outback or the Amazon rainforest, not the quaint town of Melksham in Wiltshire. However, going back to the Mid to Late Jurassic period would have seen...
The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to two immunologists who have discovered how to fight advanced skin cancer with the body’s own immune system. Professor James P. Allison and Professor Tasuku Honjo will share...