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First pig-to-human heart transplant: what can scientists learn?

Researchers hope that a person who has so far lived for a week with a genetically…

Britain’s medieval warhorses were smaller than you think

They’re the stuff of sagas: Warhorses that towered above men in battle, playing a vital role…

Ash from volcano poses health concern after massive Tonga eruption

Australia and New Zealand send flights to assess damage as Pacific island blanketed with ash Australia…

Dr. Michael Mosley: Why you shouldn’t feel bad about hating the gym

Lacing up your trainers can help your mental health. For lots of people, the New Year…

Striking fossils of spiders, insects and fish tell the story of Australia’s origins

The arid deserts and shrublands in Australia weren’t always that way, according to a newly discovered…

A new blood test can tell if cancer has spread around the body

The test could be performed at a GP practice and would help doctors prioritize patients with…

Hubble Sees Cosmic Clues in a Galactic Duo

This spectacular image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope captures the spiral galaxy NGC 105, which…

Alien antimatter crashes into Earth

It came from outer space. And it was tiny. In March 2021, after years of analyzing…

A perfectly preserved dinosaur egg highlights link to modern birds

Embryonic dinosaur fossils are extremely rare. It is the first time any have shown signs of…

No Way Home: An arachnologist critiques Spider-Man’s powers

Spidey may be a superhero worthy of the Avengers, but are his abilities really within the…