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How daylight savings affects your sleep and what you can do about it 
Park life: why urban green spaces are just as important as natural reserves
What is metabolism? A biochemist explains how different people convert energy differently − and why that matters for your health
Plucking Key Evidence From Air
A century after the EEG was discovered, it remains a crucial tool for understanding the brain
How And Why Animals Can Live Alongside Humans
Promoting a risk-based approach for the regulatory oversight of vaccines used in pandemics
Connecting Dots To Shape Growth Forces
Bidirectional link between premenstrual disorders and perinatal depression
Manchester researchers help secure £49.35m to boost mass spectrometry research
If brain transplants like the one in Poor Things were possible – this is how they might work
Tool Detects Early Signs Of Motor Neurone Disease
Marine protected areas safeguard more than ecology – they bring economic benefits to fisheries and tourism
Miscarriages linked to health risks in later pregnancies
Statistical machine learning can find unknown factors that cause disease
A Tiny Spot Leads to a Large Advancement in Nano-processing, Researchers Reveal
Solar Eclipse Could Scramble Bird Behavior
Curious Kids: how is eye colour made? And why are they different colours?
How Lizards Avoid Being Killed By Venomous Snakes
How nature can alter our sense of time
Researchers Discover Evolutionary “Tipping Point” in Fungi
We have revealed a unique time capsule of Australia’s first coastal people from 50,000 years ago
Sonia Hancock thanked for pivotal role at Mater Research
70 Years Of Creating Best
Prestigious journals make it hard for scientists who don’t speak English to get published. And we all lose out
Oxidative stress in heart failure varies between males and females
Dung dynasty – the plant boosting powers of beetle recyclers
Domesticating Duckweed, 300 Samples At Time
The middle-aged brain changes a lot – and it’s key to understanding dementia
Coral reefs, protein folding and climate change: Research conferences win funding
Magpies Under Siege From Climate And Man-made Noise
Student club iGEM TokyoTech seeks crowdfunding with goal to win international competition
Max Planck Society Presents Climate Action Plan
HKUST Holds Inauguration Ceremony for its First New Cornerstone Science Laboratory
World first: Zebrafish discovery to speed testing of MND and dementia treatments
Proteins in milk and blood could one day let doctors detect breast cancer earlier – and save lives
Social smarts trump genetics when it comes to cluey magpies
Parramatta to improve its local biodiversity with new eDNA survey
Who knew that eating poo was so vital for birds’ survival?
High blood pressure’s impact on white matter could be key to dementia prevention
ANU researcher awarded $8m to develop next-generation life-saving medical therapies
A Simple and Robust Method to Add Functional Molecules to Peptides
MicroRNA Predicts Severe Crohn’s Disease In Children
In Memory Of Lennart Levi, 1930-2024
Mass extinction: our fossil study reveals which types of species are most at risk from climate change
Personal trauma and criminal offending are closely linked – real rehabilitation is only possible with justice system reform
Study Finds Rising Shark And Ray Extinction Risk
Titanosaurs were the biggest land animals Earth’s ever seen − these plant-powered dinos combined reptile and mammal traits