Technology is changing how plant diseases are recognised and dealt with by small scale farmers in Africa.
New discoveries are changing archaeologists' ideas about the origins of our own species and our migration out of Africa. This fossil pushes Homo sapiens' African exodus date back by 50,000 years.
Capuchin monkeys understand fairness, sheep recognise their friends, rats make sacrifices for buddies. Yes, animals are sentient. Here's the science.
Not much attention has been given to how mothers who want to attend workshops and conferences are supported. This simple intervention can boost the presence of women in science.
Bed bugs make us shudder and cringe. So arm yourself with the courage to learn about the biology and successes of Cimex lectularius -- as well as the ways to get rid of it.
A future that continues to have increasingly fast computing depends on quantum physics – but research is showing that there are limits to how fast quantum computers can go.
Artificial intelligence and automation are bringing changes to higher education that will challenge, and may even threaten, traditional universities.
Most anthropologists believe that witch labelling has evolved to get people to conform. But new research suggests an alternative explanation.
The sea remains the least explored habitat on our blue planet.
Researchers use CT scanners to take first look inside pterosaur eggs.
A new study suggests skilled storytellers may have greater reproductive success than others.
Clay on early Mars could have formed under hot and steamy conditions, challenging the idea that it was created just like that on Earth.
Creating a reliable, up to date land register is important for African countries. Drones can help collect and record the necessary data.