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Silicon Valley giant Google’s Project Guideline uses a smartphone’s camera to track a guideline on a course. This technology then beams audio cues to the user via the latest in bone-conducting...

Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics (MPI-CBG), Central Institute for Experimental Animals and Keio University researchers injected the gene ARHGAP11B – the code responsible...

The biological ageing process has been successfully reversed among a sample of elderly human adults. This led a lead researcher to announce: “Ageing can, indeed, be targeted and reversed at the basic...

The UK has seen temperatures fall across the UK on Saturday (November 7), with records plunging to -3C in some areas. The freezing temperatures are forecast to ease by the conclusion of the weekend, but...

The futuristic renders of Britain’s suggest polluting cars – or even roads – will no longer be required by 2100. And rain-guzzling skyscrapers and ‘living’ green buildings...

Hopes in the scientific community were initially high this summer’s scorching temperatures would stop coronavirus’ spread in its tracks. But despite that disappointment, the connection between...

The Met Office has issued several severe weather warnings for the coming days as the forecasters warn of the dangerous impact of Storm Aiden. The storm is forecast to unleash heavy rain and strong winds...

Storm Aiden was named by Met Éireann, the national weather service in Ireland, on Friday. The Met Office has put severe yellow weather warnings in place for areas across the UK over the weekend. Storm...

Temperatures will drop way down into the single figures bringing a brisk -3C in the morning for some areas. Met Office researchers have said that 3 October was the wettest day for UK-wide rainfall...

The Aurora Borealis, also referred to as Northern Lights, is a natural light display in the Earth’s sky, visible at night in the dark. In Britain, experiencing the unbelievable colours from the Northern...

Storms and winds of up to 65mph will cause havoc for some parts of Britain on Friday. Disruption is expected across East Anglia with power cuts along with interruptions to travel by air, road, rail...

Archaeologists have revealed how infectious diseases such as the tropical disease yaws used to spread, underlining the threat of diseases such as COVID-19. The childhood disease yaws is capable of causing...

Extraordinary new images have documented exactly how the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 attacks humans. A spike protein on the coronavirus is now understood to be the main weapon of attack for mobilising its viral...

The autumn of our lives have long been linked with the transition into grumpy old men and women. However, the middle-aged may actually be the most optimistic of any age group. People aged between 40 and...

The Environment Protection Agency (EPA) in Florida has approved the highly-controversial pilot project. The released mosquitoes have all had their genes tweaked so female offspring die in the larval stage. This...

Weather forecasts have become less accurate during the COVID-19 pandemic due to the reduction in commercial flights, experts have announced. A study estimates the world lost as much as 75 percent of its...