The Indian summer monsoon rainfall affects the lives of over a billion people. By looking at how prehistoric climate changes affected it, scientists can contribute to its future prediction.
What can social media platforms do after terrorist attacks?
New research reveals how austerity pushed poor families into debt to pay for basic needs like food, rent and hot water.
The school strikes are a serious moral challenge to climate inaction, but they must overcome certain challenges to maintain momentum.
Depression can affect people at any stage in life – here, an expert in psychology answers a young reader's question about how to help.
With food allergies on the rise, it's important to understand the role the skin plays in protecting or exposing us to reactions.
In England, one in fifty children cycle to school. But if English children cycled at the same rates as Dutch children, this could rise to two in five.
Whistleblowing on doping can and does have life-altering implications for athletes – new research.
Sometimes, two different animals will evolve to have a similar adaptation, even when they are not closely related. Flight is an excellent example.
Fake news doesn't respect borders so working together is the only option.
The latest malware is designed especially to make small companies pay through the nose for their data.
Once derided, UK food culture has improved out of sight thanks to Europe.
The concept of 'agaciro' is central to how Rwanda engages with the international community and promotes its state interests.
How can the climate strikers' demands of system change be met?
Using driverless cars to get from A to B in the future will mean more free time to do other activities – but will people really use it productively?
Research shows that many members of dominant groups perceive minorities and immigrant groups as a threat, which builds up to fear and hate. We can all do something to change that.
It's good to know how currents are formed in the ocean, as they can be quite dangerous!
There is deep sadness in the Christchurch attacks, but little shock. We need to address the permissive political environment that allows such hateful extremism to be promulgated so openly.
People are sharing the gruesome video posted by the Christchurch mosque gunman. What is the responsibility of news agencies in such a situation?
The Senate doesn't have the power to throw him out, but it would be a bad course anyway, setting an unfortunate precedent as well as making him a martyr in the eyes of the extreme right.