New review finds that over 150 papers strongly support the view that herpes simplex plays a role in Alzheimer’s disease.
Researchers have identified a young star with four Jupiter and Saturn-sized planets in orbit around it, the first time that so many massive planets have been detected in such a young system.
Research, which recently won the Ig Nobel Prize for Anthropology, suggests you are likely to see chimpanzees imitating the human visitors.
Researchers suggest that for many people with neurodegenerative diseases, the roots of their condition trace back to their time as an embryo.
Scientists are working on a trial mission to deflect an asteroid. The threats artificial intelligence pose still aren’t being taken as seriously as experts would like, and nuclear apocalypse has been rated more likely by The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists.
Researchers have shown that integrated graphene-based photonic devices offer a solution for the next generation of optical communications.
Somewhere along our evolutionary path, we lost the ability to defend against hepatitis C. But not all humans lost this ability.
A pan-European network to tackle problematic internet usage officially launches, setting out the important questions that need to be addressed by the research community.
Climate scientists have set out how we could limit global warming, but their scenarios are not at all realistic.
Research finds significant inequalities in cuts to council services across the country, with deprived areas in the north of England and London seeing the biggest drops in local authority spending since 2010.
What would convince you that aliens existed?
Researchers have used a combination of social media and transport data to predict the likelihood that a given retail business will succeed or fail.