New research suggests skincare tailored to individuals' DNA may be the best way to combat the appearance of ageing Those who believe that beauty is only skin deep may need to think again. A most advanced
When asked to describe the profile of a typical tech start-up founder, many people picture a hoodie-clad twenty-something, the ink still drying on their computer-science degree. But earlier this year,
I talked to her about all that stuff and also "Sex and the City." "I think about sex every nine seconds and every 12 seconds I think about killing myself." That was Signe Baumane's response
The power of petaflops penetrates the mists of time A Texas supercomputer capable of 9.6 quadrillion operations per second has solved a thorny problem in genetics, by looking at the bones of a young boy
For years now, scientists have been trying to develop microscopic robots that can swim through bodily fluids and repair damaged cells or deliver medicine. Now, scientists from the Max Planck Institute
Understanding the way diamonds are formed deep in the Earth could explain how life evolved on our planet. So a team in Germany are attempting to forge the gemstones themselves, from carbon dioxide – and
Evolution has shaped every part of the body, and that includes our private parts. New research published this week sheds light on how the penis evolved and how it forms in different animals. The research
Three explanations for "the Flappy Bird phenomenon" Flappy Bird, the notoriously difficult mobile game, burst forth in 2013. Now, creator Dong Nguyen has released an even harder game called Swinging Copters.