Newborn babies at hospital

Government accused of lies over three-parent babies

Summary Mon 28 Jul, AT 14:28

Critics claim that officials are 'playing PR games' with new definition of genetic modification

A tyrannosaurs rex skeleton

Dinosaurs were killed off by a piece of 'colossal bad luck'

One-Minute Read Mon 28 Jul, AT 12:44

Prehistoric giants would probably have survived giant asteroid strike if it had been at different time

A thunderbolt lights up the sky above Munich.

Lightning kills man on Venice Beach: what are the chances?

Briefing Mon 28 Jul, AT 12:21

More than a dozen injured by California storm, but lightning is more common than you might think

Two men fist-bump

Why fist-bumps are healthier than handshakes

One-Minute Read Mon 28 Jul, AT 11:35

UK scientists discover which hand greetings transfer the most bacteria

NHS hospital Stafford vk

NHS: millions shut out of doctors' surgeries

One-Minute Read Mon 28 Jul, AT 09:54

Royal College of GPs says new data is 'shocking indictment' of NHS

An artist's rendering of a feathered dinosaur

'Fluffy' dinosaurs: discovery suggests most were feathered

One-Minute Read Fri 25 Jul, AT 12:19

Jurassic fossils 'completely change our vision of dinosaurs' – but not everyone is convinced

 A nurse performs a mammography for the detection of breast cancer

Breast cancer: 'revolutionary' one-shot treatment for NHS

One-Minute Read Fri 25 Jul, AT 09:35

Intrabeam radiotherapy means patients can avoid exhausting trips to hospital for weeks of treatment

Nasa illustration of solar storm

Solar super storm: near miss threatened life as we know it

Briefing Thu 24 Jul, AT 16:05

Space storm that narrowly missed Earth would have had a 'catastrophic effect' costing $2 trillion

A model of a tyrannosaurus rex

A terror of tyrannosaurs: did dinosaurs hunt in packs?

One-Minute Read Thu 24 Jul, AT 13:33

Discovery of fossilised footprints in Canada suggest tyrannosaurs worked together to stalk prey

Pasteurised milk being poured in to a glass

Raw milk fad: unpasteurised milk to catch on in Britain?

Briefing Thu 24 Jul, AT 12:37

Raw milk may soon be sold in vending machines in the UK – despite fears that it could be dangerous

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