What is toxoplasmosis? How your cat could make you suicidal

Briefing Tue 4 Sep, AT 11:24

Scientists believe a disease spread by cats could be more serious for humans than they thought

Black holes and 'hot-dogs' uncovered by Nasa telescope

One-Minute Read Thu 30 Aug, AT 14:17

'Wise' telescope sees through veil of space dust to discover hot galaxies and supermassive black holes

New Orleans asks: will Hurricane Isaac be as bad as Katrina?

Briefing Tue 28 Aug, AT 13:41

On the eve of the seventh anniversary of the devastating storm, a new hurricane menaces Louisiana

Teenage cannabis use reduces IQ permanently

One-Minute Read Tue 28 Aug, AT 11:02

Study finds marijuana is 'safe' for over-18s but 'risky' for younger users

Mars rover takes colour picture of three-mile-high mountain

One-Minute Read Tue 28 Aug, AT 09:40

First high-resolution colour image shows geological feature that is the reverse of the Grand Canyon

Heroin user's death linked to European anthrax outbreak

One-Minute Read Fri 17 Aug, AT 15:33

Death in Blackpool anthrax adds to fears of contaminated heroin outbreak in Europe

Waverider: why does Pentagon want a hypersonic aircraft?

Briefing Wed 15 Aug, AT 16:00

An aircraft capable of Mach 6 is first step in an American dream to attack anywhere in the world in under an hour

Recession blamed for 1000 British suicides

First Post Wed 15 Aug, AT 15:05

A study has found that the financial crisis reversed a downward trend in the number of suicides

Brian May badger row: 'I was celebrating all UK wildlife'

First Post Tue 14 Aug, AT 10:28

Queen legend denies he was protesting against badger cull at Olympic closing ceremony