November 4, 2018We spend countless hours online. We relish seeing our stories go viral, prompting lots of discussion and increasing our followers. But it’s a lonely place – and often frightening. Our professional profiles, either public or private, often lead to harassment and abusive online attacks.
October 1, 2018Scientists say they have succeeded for the first time in wiping out an entire population of malaria-carrying mosquitoes in the lab using a gene editing tool to programme their extinction.
So-called gene drive technology works by forcing evolution's hand, ensuring that an engineered trait is passed down to a higher proportion of...
June 8, 2018Moon tours have been put on hold for now, as technical and production challenges are disrupting founder Elon Musk’s plans for human exploration of the solar system. The project could possibly continue in the middle of next year..