Darpa builds 'Google Glass' that plugs straight into your brain

One-Minute Read Tue 17 Feb, AT 13:10

New device could help restore sight to the blind and replace all current virtual reality technology

Watch a five-year time-lapse of the Sun

Video Tue 17 Feb, AT 10:48

Nasa releases two videos to celebrate the fifth anniversary of its Solar Dynamic Observatory

Potent cannabis users 'at higher risk of psychosis' – briefing

Briefing Mon 16 Feb, AT 11:50

Study suggests frequency and strength of cannabis is significant when it comes to developing psychosis

Illustration of a caveman stabbing a dinosaur

The Paleo diet: is it good for you?

Briefing Wed 11 Feb, AT 13:42

Is refusing to eat anything that wasn't on the menu for our stone-age ancestors really a good idea?

NHS worker

NHS 'culture of fear' revealed as Hunt announces reform

One-Minute Read Wed 11 Feb, AT 10:17

Health secretary seeks to protect whistleblowers who sound the alarm about health service failings

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Public health advice to avoid fat 'misguided' say researchers

One-Minute Read Tue 10 Feb, AT 13:00

New report claims advice given to tens of millions for almost 40 years was founded on inadequate data

NHS hospital

'Disastrous' NHS restructuring at the root of current crisis

One-Minute Read Fri 6 Feb, AT 11:50

The 'damaging' NHS reforms made by the coalition have been condemned by a leading think-tank

Prosecutors face criticism for 'ludicrous' landmark FGM trial

Briefing Thu 5 Feb, AT 14:30

First person to be prosecuted for female genital mutilation in UK acquitted in 30 minutes

Is this the end of the common cold? Scientists crack virus code

One-Minute Read Thu 5 Feb, AT 11:40

Researchers hope to create drug that 'jams' the rhinovirus, most frequent cause of common cold