Nick Clegg, Lib Dem Party Conference

Nick Clegg: 'I'm against ban on smoking in cars carrying kids'

One-Minute Read Thu 30 Jan, AT 12:47

Smoking in a car full of kids is 'stupid' says deputy PM, but a new law isn't the answer

Jam doughnut rock spotted on Mars leaves Nasa baffled

One-Minute Read Mon 20 Jan, AT 14:12

'We were absolutely startled,' admit scientists as Opportunity Rover captures image of new rock

Rosetta awoken: why is unique space mission so significant?

Briefing Mon 20 Jan, AT 11:53

Key milestone in mission to land on a comet and find out more about origin of the solar system

Google contact

Google contact lens: is this the future for diabetes sufferers?

One-Minute Read Fri 17 Jan, AT 15:11

Prototype for smart contact lens could lead to a new way for diabetics to manage their disease

Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust

Charity of the week Fri 17 Jan, AT 08:41

The UK's only charity dedicated to supporting women with cervical cancer and cervical abnormalities

Eye

Gene therapy: why new technique gives hope to the blind

Briefing Thu 16 Jan, AT 15:20

Researchers partly reverse inherited and previously untreatable eye disease using gene therapy

Gay and childless couples are happiest, says new study

One-Minute Read Tue 14 Jan, AT 11:14

Parents struggle to appreciate each other and mums regard their kids as more important than partner

A&E locum spending soars by 60% amid 'recruitment crisis'

One-Minute Read Tue 14 Jan, AT 09:19

Intense work, anti-social hours and low pay putting junior doctors off accident and emergency units

Obesity

Obesity epidemic worse than feared. Why is the UK so fat?

Briefing Mon 13 Jan, AT 14:51

Predictions that half the British population will be obese by 2050 'underestimate' the scale of crisis

Depressed lonely man by window

Blue Monday: the saddest thing is the bad science

Talking Point Mon 6 Jan, AT 10:14

Most depressing day of the year concept is based on 'farcical pseudo-science', say critics

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