Bedbugs evolved more than 100 million years ago—and walked the earth with T. rex

Bedbugs—some of the most unwanted human bed-mates—have been parasitic companions with other species aside from humans…

Study uncovers key step in cell protein production

Scientists at the University of Sheffield have discovered how genes create proteins in research which could…

Cryptocurrencies are finally going mainstream – the battle is on to bring them under global control

The 21st-century revolutionaries who have dominated cryptocurrencies are having to move over. Mainstream financial institutions are…

How plants are working hard for the planet

As the planet warms, plants are working to slow the effect of human-caused climate change—and research…

Evolution in the gut

Evolution and dietary habits interact and determine the composition of bacteria in the digestive tract. Many…

New research reveals what was on the menu for medieval peasants

Scientists from the University of Bristol have uncovered, for the first time, definitive evidence that determines…

Have you got the right personality for Facebook?

How do personality traits affect one’s use of the online social networking site, Facebook? That is…

Dutch probe China's Huawei for possible spying: report

Dutch intelligence services are investigating Huawei for possibly spying for the Chinese government by leaving a…

How to break our bad online security habits – with a flashing cyber nudge

The number of cyber attacks is estimated to have risen by 67% over the last fivee…

New power supply unit lets electrical devices live longer

From the charging unit for smartphones to the power supply of the laptop or washing machine…