Anti-ageing compound developed

|17 February 2017| Russia Russian scientists have slowed the ageing process in mice using an artificial antioxidant. Genetically-modified mice treated with small doses of the SkQ1 compound were slower ...

Deadly spiders and space travel

|15 February 2017| UK/US The unique spinning technique of a venomous spider could inspire the development of materials strong enough to protect astronauts from drifting space debris, according to new rese...

‘Build your own’ bio-bot

|13 February 2017| USA Researchers based at an American university are sharing their recipe for building bio-bots. The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign team has spent years developing the bio...