Everything you need to know about the Delta variant of coronavirus

The variant is the dominant COVID strain in the UK. Here’s what we know about Delta.…

Digital Addictions Are Drowning Us in Dopamine

Rising rates of depression and anxiety in wealthy countries like the U.S. may be a result…

Stress really does turn hair grey – but it can be reversed

This demonstrates that human biological ageing may not be a fixed process, researchers say. It’s long…

Eating spinach could protect astronauts from space radiation, study suggests

A review of the research into the damaging effects of radiation suggests an antioxidant-rich diet could…

Digital avatars allow psychosis patients to make peace with the voices in their heads

If the trial is successful, the therapy could allow many more people access to treatment for…

Spanish study shows coffee still good for your health

Drinking up to six cups of caffeinated coffee a day is good for your heart and…

Sensitive teeth? Scientists discover why cold drinks and ice cream can be so painful

We’ve all been there. An enthusiastic chomp of an ice lolly triggers a sharp, intense pain…

Why Humans Are Having More Twins Now Than at Any Time in History

The rate keeps rising for (naturally) two big reasons. More twins are being born now than ever…

The human virome: The trillions of viruses inside your body keeping you alive

Trillions of viruses are flowing through your body right now. We try hard to avoid viral…

Russia’s Sputnik V COVID vaccine highly effective, new study shows

The previously contentious vaccine has shown promising results in a phase III trial. Its efficacy also…