Gender differences in jobs and attitudes are wider in countries with more equality, but that's not the end of the story.
Citizens around the world will determine whether human rights flourish or sink.
New research shows how two types of common UK crabs will respond to increasing carbon dioxide and seawater dilution.
Breeding dogs for certain colours can affect their health, behaviour and life-span.
The British government is yet to set up a formal redress scheme for children sent away as migrants to Australia and elsewhere.
British troops allegedly killed 24 unarmed villagers in Batang Kali in 1948, but the government still refuses a public inquiry.
Green spaces can help to address loneliness. But they are highly vulnerable to austerity.
Jamal Khashoggi's murder will have ramifications for the rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Turkey.
There's enough dissolved oxygen in the salty lake below Mars' surface to support simple lifeforms such as sponges. Here's what that means for space exploration.
Denmark's biggest financial institution has admitted that around €200 billion of questionable money flowed through its Estonian branch from 2007-15.
New research shows girls are more likely to take physical science or technology degrees if they play video games.
A year after #metoo caught the world's attention, is the media letting the campaign down?
Her stand against the European invaders really didn't have a happy ending.
The recent arrest of Durham PhD student, Matthew Hedges has exposed the UAE’s limits on academic freedom.
E-cigarettes have proved a useful tool to stop many smoking, but they may have their own health problems too.
Most dads aren't taking shared parental leave – new research reveals why.
As a left-wing rallying cry, this account of the 1819 massacre in Manchester fails to rouse the inner revolutionary.
Women are fighting to tip the Brazilian election by using morals over politics.