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Science

AstraZeneca's Lynparza shown to put brakes on ovarian cancer

Given as a maintenance therapy to reinforce initial chemotherapy, Lynparza halted or reversed tumour growth in 60 percent of patients.

22 Oct 2018 8:54 AM

Giant galaxy supercluster found lurking in early Universe

The structure is the largest and most massive to be found so early in the formation of the Universe.

21 Oct 2018 10:51 AM

Europe, Japan send spacecraft on 7-year journey to Mercury

ESA says the 1.3 billion-euro (USD 1.5 billion) mission is one of the most challenging in its history.

20 Oct 2018 2:43 PM

Carrots could be key to making greener buildings, say researchers

Cement is responsible for seven percent of total global CO2 emissions, according to International Energy Agency estimates.

20 Oct 2018 2:22 PM

Skull of ancient human found in burned Brazilian museum

The skull, though damaged, was protected by a cabinet that fell over the glass box it was encased in.

20 Oct 2018 12:05 PM

Scientists prepare for expedition to the world's deepest depths

The project, known as Five Deeps Expedition, will use a special submersible vehicle that took more than three years to build.

20 Oct 2018 11:55 AM

Modified cotton could be human food source

After cottonseed oil is extracted, the remaining high-protein meal from the new cotton plant can find many uses.

19 Oct 2018 10:13 AM

Scientists in Chile unveil 'A Cosmic Titan' cluster of galaxies

Hyperion is like 5,000 galaxies of the Milky Way.

18 Oct 2018 10:10 AM

No time to be nervous: cosmonaut shrugs off emergency landing

Ovchinin and American astronaut Nick Hague had to abort their mission on October 11.

17 Oct 2018 11:14 AM

'Vampire burial' of child with malaria discovered

The skeletal remains, uncovered by archaeologists included a skull with a rock intentionally inserted into the mouth.

16 Oct 2018 9:26 AM