Millennials can't count on MPs to act in their interest – unless more of them take to the ballot box.
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.
Research shows that it's all about choice, not exclusivity, when it comes to finding a perfect match.
A new study in rats adds to the evidence that artificial sweeteners may be bad for your health.
As the UK and US retreat from the global scene, Germany is ready to step up to preserve the liberal international order and is seeking a seat on the UN Security Council.
The UK media failed to challenge the government narrative of austerity despite its failure to revive the economy.
Do we need a code of conduct to clarify issues around sexual harassment or worse in the workplace or zero tolerance to send the right message?
They're silly, but the singer's statement pants are an important comment on female storytelling.
Monarchs and prime ministers have spent centuries working out which decisions need to be made in public.
The risk of heart attack and stroke is increased for women with rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis, and for men with psoriasis.
Brexit Britain should be especially concerned.
The after effects of brain injury can turn lives upside down.
Red spots suggest Mercury may have formed far away from the sun.
Sweden's smart road allows electric cars to charge in motion. But alternative technologies might be a better option.
Most recreational users get their drugs from 'social suppliers'. Law enforcement should concentrate on organised crime instead.
Why does childcare work have such a status problem in Britain?
Yet plastic itself isn't inherently evil as sometimes the environmental benefits outweigh the costs. So how to tell good plastic from bad?
The problem of antimicrobial resistance won't go away as long as people in poor countries don't have access to clean water.
The BBC's adaptation flopped in 2000. But times have changed.
New research finds more CO₂ can actually make most plants smaller in the long-term - but the story for crops isn't so simple.
New research shows the Bajau Laut people of Southeast Asia have evolved bigger spleens to store more oxygen-rich blood.
One in 20 young people are both cyberbully and victim.
The audio version of an in depth article from The Conversation, which explores how antisemitism today is carved from and sustained by powerful precedents and inherited stereotypes.
Cases like Daryll Rowe's are very rare, but they have the power to transform both the law and public opinion.
Character, resilience, convenience and sustainability are what make cities great places to live and learn.