A new series of tests proves that reading really does exand the mind and engenders empathy.
Study finds that the symptoms of near-death experiences are not only reserved for those on their death bed.
The first remarkable images captured by the 16-dish MeerKAT array have given new insight into the universe around us.
Hundreds of scientists have made the biggest ever 3D map of the universe in an effort to unravel its sevrets.
French biotech firm Valneva says it has produced a possible vaccine against the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
Goats are brainier than it was once believed, making them contenders for the title of man's best friend.
Aerial spraying is a safe and a proven approach to tackle mosquitoes that transmit diseases, such as Zika.
A daily zap of electricity could make arthritic joints less painful for hundreds of thousands of Britons.
At $100 000 a head, the puppies frolicking around the fenced lawn in western Seoul don't come cheap.
When Dolly the cloned sheep was born 20 years ago on July 5, many hailed mankind's new-found mastery over DNA.
South Korean researchers have developed flexible solar panels 100 times thinner than a human hair.
Software giant become first big tech company to get into booming legal weed business.
Scientists say that some birds are as clever as apes despite having smaller brains.
Researchers believe that birds may use quantum mechanics to find their direction.
Oxford scientists say that godfish are capable of recognising human faces.