If you’re a mammal, no. But if you're not... Virgin birth, known to scientists as parthenogenesis, appears to be rather common in the animal kingdom. Many insects and other invertebrates are capable of
The biochemist Frederick Sanger, who has died aged 95, had the rare distinction of winning the Nobel prize twice (in 1958 and 1980), placing him in the company of Marie Curie, Linus Pauling and John Bardeen.
Classic car auctions take place in locations all around the world, from Monte Carlo and Maranello to Monterey and Manhattan. Or so you might think, but last week marked the first time a major classic auction