elder balance
Playing catch helps elderlies improve balance

The elderly can improve their balance and prevent falls with a simple training exercise

Mirror monkey
Monkey brain has ‘hardware’ for mirror self-recognition

Chinese scientists have shown for the first time that monkeys can be trained to recognise.

Movements with Motor Skills
How practice makes us ‘perfect’

A single skill can be learned faster if its follow-through motion is consistent

Dogs migrated to the Americas after humans

Dogs may have first migrated to the Americas only about 10,000 years ago, thousands of.

DNA discovery makes possible new treatment for illnesses

New Zealand and Australian scientists have observed DNA moving between animal cells in a breakthrough.

Ancient Dog Bone
NHGRI/Smithsonian to sequence North America’s oldest dog relics

Eleven thousand years ago, Paleo-Indians roamed the dry grasslands of Northeast Colorado, hunting the dwindling.

Aspirin could tackle dementia

An Australian university has been commissioned by the US-based National Institutes of Health to investigate

The NHS England will sequence 100,000 genomes to tackle cancer and rare diseases

NHS England announced eleven centres across the country that will lead the way in delivering.

GM crops pushing Monarch butterflies’ rapid decline

The growing use of genetically modified (GM) crops in the US has led the Monarch.

Neonatal HBV vaccine reduces liver cancer risk

Neonatal hepatitis B vaccination can significantly reduce the risk of liver cancer and other liver.