With coronavirus continuing to spread, you may wonder: How do I know if I might have it? An infectious disease expert explains.
Through genetic detective work, scientists have identified missing links in the tomato’s evolution from a wild blueberry-sized fruit in South America to the larger modern tomato of today.
The state of emergency ultimately led to substantial legal changes that should better protect women and girls. But what really happened?
A view from the West Bank on Donald Trump's 'deal of the century' for Israel and Palestine.
Social tipping interventions have the potential to pave the way for rapid change and avert climate change.
In his new capacity as President of South Africa, FW de Klerk directly experienced for the first time how the international community had abandoned its support for minority white rule.
Two defunct satellites passed within metres of one another, prompting renewed focus on the dangers of space debris. But with many satellites treated as military secrets, how do we track the hazards?
Trump's "deal of the century" is not a realistic plan to resolve a decades-old conflict, but an invitation to Israel to expand its territory at Palestine's expense.
The International Court of Justice ordered Myanmar to protect its Rohingya minority and preserve any evidence relevant to the genocide charges against it. But compliance is not guaranteed.
Bees may provide surprising insights into the kinds of environments that are best for learning.
People seeking mental health care still encounter stigma, even within the health system. New tools for teaching and sharing information may help address it.
Scientists were struggling to keep track of illegal fishing in international waters and the seabirds it threatened. Then they had an idea.
New research has identified the main triggers of this psychological phenomenon, the contexts in which it happens and the types of fears involved in it.
People who support Brexit want different results from the UK's departure from the EU – and they can't all get what they want.
The preliminary evidence suggests the Wuhan coronavirus is less deadly than SARS. But with social media, panic can now spread more rapidly and further.
Australian winemakers have lost smoke-tainted crops and political leaders apparently cannot solve the Murray Darling crisis. Perhaps climate change is getting the better of us.
Whether it's global conflicts or communities in trouble, the solutions to peace and prosperity aren't only found by government. Sports, too, can bring about much-needed change.
By practising double standards, Conservative Christians are missing the point of the scriptures.
A recent ruling by the UN's Human Rights Committee recognized that climate refugees do exist, and acknowledged a legal basis for protecting them when their lives are threatened by climate change.
Advancements in data analytics can prevent food wastage and save farmers from significant losses along the fresh produce value chain.