Mars emerging from Ice Age: study

The ice began its retreat about 370,000 years ago, said the study in the journal Science.

Millions of US vehicles recalled for defective air bags

Takata declared 14 million inflators defective in the first phase of its latest recall, and the Friday notice is largely included in that total.

Temporary space station habitat fails to inflate

The oblong habitat, developed by Bigelow Aerospace under an $18-million contract with NASA, is being tested in space for the first time.

SpaceX postpones rocket launch after 'tiny glitch'

After launch, which was postponed after detecting a 'tiny glitch', SpaceX plans to manoeuvre the tall portion of the rocket to an upright landing on a floating platform.

From frozen ovaries to lab-grown babies: the future of childbirth

It is almost 40 years since the first IVF baby, Louise Brown, was born. So how is conception and childbirth likely to change over the next 40 years and beyond?

'Nightmare' infection found in US for first time

The case involved a woman whose urinary tract infection tested positive for a strain of E. coli that is resistant to the antibiotic of last resort for such infections, colistin.


Mexico debates legalising opium poppy for medicine

The debate has emerged recently after President Enrique Pena Nieto proposed legislation in April to loosen marijuana laws by legalising medical cannabis and easing restrictions.


Ubisoft to open amusement park in Montreal

'If the Rabbids theme park is a success, it could be replicated in other cities around the world'

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