Earth with a mask
Barely two weeks of the coronavirus lockdown measures had passed before people started posting images of cleaner waters and purified... Read More
Matthew Camilleri in the lab
Author: Dr Ruben J. Cauchi Fruit flies (Drosophila melanogaster) have helped scientists discover innumerable secrets about humanity. Over 1,000 types... Read More
Patient and doctor
‘Man-flu’ memes and the celebration of women’s endurance hide the reality that the medical world routinely downplays women’s pain and... Read More
Ant parasite
The relationships between ants and other organisms can be just as complex as the subterranean networks they tunnel. Thomas Cassar... Read More
DNA
Can bacteria grow in space? How do cells respond to radiation? Geneticist Prof. Joseph Borg realised that to find out,... Read More