Scientists claim discovery of a fossilized dinosaur bBrain

An international team of scientists are claiming this feat of discovering as astoundingly rare specimen of a fossilized dinosaur brain. The fossil was first...

Supernova spotted three hours after explosion

Exploded star in a galaxy 160 million light years away spotted by researchers A supernova is a highly rare astronomical event that marks an explosive...

Chinese skeletons dating back to the Roman era discovered in London

It has long been known that the Chinese and Roman empires were aware of each other’s existence, and even carried out a trade with...

Evidence reveals new form of matter-antimatter asymmetry

Around 13.8 billion years ago the big bang brought into being the whole universe, yet physicists were baffled that we even came to be....

Humans have a limit on their lifespan

In 1997 on August 4, a French woman, Jeanne Calment died aged 122 years old. She was the oldest verified human being in history,...

Colony Collapse Disorder: What It Means For Our Bees

Amber Roguski, Correspondent (Science) It is easy to forget the importance of bees. It is more than just a buzzing, occasionally stinging insect: bees are the...

Archaeologists find ancient tombs in Peru hinting at human sacrifice

Archaeologists investigating a cluster of 15th century tombs in northern Peru have uncovered evidence that the occupants may have been killed as part of...

Stem cell therapy Holoclar approved for widespread use

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has approved its very first stem cell therapy - Holoclar - which could be made available under the NHS in...

Zika virus could have Alzheimer’s-like effect in adults

Scientists have warned that infection with the Zika Virus could have implications extending beyond unborn children; as new research shows the virus may have...

Space probe Gaia unveils a larger milky way

Despite the recent technological advancements that have aided mankind's thirst for galactic exploration, astronomers are still yet to truly visualise what the Milky Way,...