No mother wants their baby to develop jaundice, but it turns out that they should probably be grateful.
The Scottish club's move to support women's struggles with menstruation and sport is the first of its kind.
Scotland's decision to reject the Brexit Bill may herald a national constitutional crisis.
The Daily Mile started in a primary school in central Scotland six years ago. Now it has spread to 3,600 schools in 35 countries.
The wrecks of the German WWI fleet are home to an abundance of biodiverse marine life, now under threat from climate change.
From Dundee to Dublin, horror spectaculars are springing up like zombies from the dead.
For years and years, the home of Oor Wullie seemed resigned to its fate. Then something strange happened.
The number of teetotallers in Britain is rising. But that doesn't mean the rest of the population has a healthy relationship with alcohol.
Europe loses as many trees to storms each year as Poland produces in timber. Until now, the models for predicting which trees are at risk have not been good enough.
Why do big events that showcase elite sport fail to motivate people to get active?
It's a policy to help the environment, so where's the evidence to support it?
The politics may have changed over the years, but the literary obsessions of 'northern Britain' seem hard to shake.
Only 5% of rape complaints in the UK end in convictions – what a legacy for the #metoo generation.
Abortion provision in the 21st century needs to be treated like any other medical procedure: without judgement
Years before anyone conceived celebrity, the Scottish bard may have been the first to turn himself into a brand.
Poetry has a long history of depicting violent sexual behaviour against women.
Should the teacher be a sage on the stage or a guide on the side? Neither, it seems.
Can internet voting bring young people to the polls? Here's the evidence so far.
After centuries of decline and depolulation, the Highlands have thrived under the EU. Now Brexit threatens to turn back the clock.
How to make your holiday better for the environment through sustainable tourism.