To some, age reversal may seem like the stuff of science fiction. But geneticist Dr David Sinclair is working to make it a reality.
A 'bias' toward faces with exaggerated masculine features or feminine ones may not be as universal across cultures as previously thought, a new study shows.
A new study has found that kids frequently exposed to broad-spectrum antibiotics at an early age have an increased risk of childhood obesity.

Comment: Making ageing positive

Many of my older-adult patients wanted to make a difference in the world but, finding no role for themselves, were treated as socially useless. Having created a...
Physical movement improves mental focus, memory, and cognitive flexibility; new research shows just how critical it is to academic performance.
Here’s how it works: After deciding that you would like to have sex with someone, launch the Good2Go app, hand the phone off to your potential partner, and allow...
The man dubbed the "Canadian Psycho" by media has admitted killing and dismembering a Chinese student, but his lawyer says he is mentally ill.
Dorothy Barnett has faced a court in her former home state of South Carolina after her arrest in Queensland on a child kidnapping charge.
Jamaican-born Damion Baston has been sentenced to 27 years' jail in a Florida court after running a global prostitution business that began in Queensland.
A passenger has died after falling the equivalent of two decks from the mast of a ship that had arrived back in Miami from a Caribbean cruise.
To say that young people are in love with their smartphones would be an understatement: It's more like they're obsessed.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has packed out New York's Madison Square Garden to tell Americans of Indian origin he wants India to be a major power.
An early morning shooting at a Florida nightclub has left 15 people injured, including an 11-year-old girl, police say.
Improvised oil refineries controlled by the Islamic State group have been targeted during US-led air strikes in Syria.
How to host a dinner for a man who isn’t eating.

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Physical movement improves mental focus, memory, and cognitive flexibility; new research shows just how critical it is to academic performance.
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In a UK experiment that aimed to show the disregard people have for computer security, Londoners have agreed to give up their first-born child for WiFi.

Trump lampooned over Twitter gaffe

Donald Trump has been inundated with mocking messages on Twitter after he was tricked into retweeting a photo of two UK serial killers.
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Tony Abbott says Australian forces are poised to join the US-led military campaign against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. Does such involvement put...