Beef burger created in university laboratory

Video Published: 6 Aug 2013

The cultured beef burger was cooked in front of an invited audience.

Beef, Meat, Science, Synthetic Meat

Europeans have only had white skin for 8000 years

Story Published: 8 Apr 2015

EUROPEANS have not always been light skinned, and Caucasians are in fact a fairly new development on the continent...

Editors Picks, Race, Science, Skin

Cannabis use could implant false memories, scientists warn

Story Published: 28 Apr 2015

CANNABIS use can lead to people remembering things that never happened, according to a new study.

Cannabis, Editors Picks, Marijuana, Science

Breakthrough in editing' DNA to fight off deadly illnesses

Story Published: 28 Jul 2015

A REVOLUTIONARY technique for “editing” the human genome has been used for the first time to “cut and paste” the genes of a...

Deadly Illness, Dna, Science

NASA set to make an 'amazing' announcement about Pluto

Story Published: 8 Oct 2015

NASA are set to reveal an "amazing" discovery, according to one of the space agency's senior scientists.

Editors Picks, Nasa, Pluto, Science

Get rid of the song stuck in your head with chewing gum

Story Published: 25 Apr 2015

THE next time you have a song stuck in your head, reach for the chewing gum.

Editors Picks, Offbeat, Science, Song

Research shows violence at home can change kids' DNA

Story Published: 1 Apr 2015

WATCHING their parent suffer emotional, psychological, sexual or physical abuse at the hands of a loved one harms more than...

Children, Domestic Violence, Research, Science, Terrorathome

Did asteroids really wipe out the dinosaurs?

Story Published: 2 Oct 2015

IT has been a bone of contention between dinosaur experts for the past 35 years – did dinosaurs become extinct as a result...

Asteroids, Dinosaurs, Editors Picks, Science, Volcanoes

Scientists find genetic link to back pain and depression

Story Published: 14 Apr 2015

RESEARCH has found genetics is likely to blame for those suffering from depression combined with back pain.

Back Pain, Depression, Genetics, Health, Science

Grant of $800,000 to aid research in cancer fight

Story Published: 25 Mar 2015

Clinical trials of a cancer-fighting antibody will move a step closer with a grant of almost $800 000 announced today.

Cancer, National Health And Medical Research Council, Science

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