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Lab-grown lungs were successfully transplanted into pigs for the first time. Scientists at the University of Texas Medical Branch are celebrating a breakthrough as they successfully transplanted lab-grown...

People waiting for lung transplants could soon be the recipients of lab-grown organs. In a milestone study, researchers have successfully transplanted lungs bioengineered into living pigs. The breakthrough...

The death of the tablet? New figures reveal global shipments have slumped by more than 13% since last year New figures from IDC show the global tablet market is down 13.5% since 2017 About 33M tablets...

Tim Cook tells staff Apple becoming the world’s first trillion dollar company is ‘not the most important measure of our success’  Said milestone was a result of focus on products, customers...

Thirty sauropod footprints were excavated from the Purbeck quarry in Swanage, in a ‘remarkable’ find that mirrors a similar discovery made in 1997. Some 140 million years ago, giant herbivore...

Initially believed to be a brown dwarf star, the peculiar celestial object, boasting a suite of unusual physical traits, turned out to be a planet after all. A strange, massive exoplanet was recently discovered...

Earth’s CO2 levels are higher than TWO MILLION years ago when global temperatures were 3C warmer and sea levels were 20 metres higher Annual ‘State of the Climate Report’ was compiled...

‘Pompeii continues to give us treasures’: Archaeologists uncover new finds including 2,000 year-old frescoes and terra cotta vases after the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD During the...

Chinese firm kills off popular lip syncing platform Musical.ly to merge it with its own TikTok video app Chinese internet giant Bytedance is merging the Musical.ly and Tik Tok apps Bytedance, which acquired...

As Britain braces for more scorching temperatures this weekend: Why the 2018 heatwave could be on course to beat the infamous summer of 1976 The remarkable 1976 heatwave saw the country gripped by a severe...

The oldest meteorite ever found: 4.56 billion year old space rock could reveal the secrets of our solar system’s formation The baseball sized rock was found in a sand dune in Mauritania  Researchers...

Severe drought WAS to blame for the collapse of the Mayan civilisation 1,200 years ago: Scientists prove theory for the first time after analysing water from Mexico’s Lake Chichancanab The people...

‘A new era in American spaceflight’: NASA is about to name at least eight astronauts that will fly the Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner and SpaceX’s Crew Dragon for the first time. Although...

Next week, people around the world will be treated to a stunning astronomical display – a partial solar eclipse . Partial solar eclipses occur when the moon , the sun and the Earth don’t align,...

The recipe for life included UV light, and these exoplanets have enough of it to potentially see life develop just like it did on Earth. Life needs more than a rocky planet able to support liquid water...

Who else has ever wondered what would happen if the world suddenly turned into a pile of blueberries? Some days it’s hard being a scientist. After all, every thought that is developed into a concept...