Cassini reveals new sculpting in Saturn rings

As NASA’s Cassini dove close to Saturn in its final year, the spacecraft provided intricate detail…

Researchers report efficient platform technology for producing cephalosporin antibiotics

Antibiotics save countless human lives—modern medicine without them is unimaginable. The largest proportion by volume of…

Carbon-neutral fuels move a step closer

Chemists at EPFL have developed an efficient process for converting carbon dioxide into carbon monoxide, a…

New quantum dot microscope shows electric potentials of individual atoms

A team of researchers from Jülich in cooperation with the University of Magdeburg has developed a…

Britain bans 'harmful' gender stereotypes from ads

Ads featuring “harmful gender stereotypes” which are likely to cause offence will be banned in Britain…

Thai vets nurture lost baby dugong with milk and sea grass

A baby dugong that has developed an attachment to humans after being separated from its mother…

Bayer to invest $5.6 billion in new weed killing methods

German chemical and pharmaceutical company Bayer says it plans to invest some 5 billion euros ($5.6…

Catfish capitals? Alaska tops the states where your online romance may be a scam

Summer romance is in the air and the special someone you just met at an online…

Happiness and Harmony: 'Big step forward' as twin pandas grow

Born to a wild father and captive mother, nearly one-year-old twin pandas roll on the grass…

VW aims to raise up to 1.9bn euros by floating Traton

Volkswagen aims to raise between 1.6 billion and 1.9 billion euros ($2.1 billion) by listing between…