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The images show that the virus can inflict serious damage to many different parts of the fetal brain beyond microcephaly, the condition of unusually small heads.
Can treating the immune system lead to a revolution in treating depression?
Officials announced a new case in Pinellas County, on the Gulf Coast, and confirmed four new cases near Miami, where the majority of local cases have been found.
Detecting traces of perfume could help in the fight against crime, a study suggests
A worldwide ban on plastic microbeads in cosmetics should be imposed as soon as possible, MPs demand.
Hundreds of thousands of fish, commonly known as peanut bunker fish, have washed up dead in a New Jersey creek.
Their parents sing for Australian finches when they are about to hatch, and it somehow helps them thrive in high temperatures.
Tourists gather in Transylvania to help with the traditional mountain hay harvest. BBC Gaelic Journalist Teàrlach Quinnell went with them.
Most countries in the world have little capacity to deal effectively with invasive species, a study suggests.
Badger culls are to be carried out in five new areas of England in a bid to control bovine TB, the BBC learns.
There has been a massive spike in the amount of recycling that gets rejected.
A man who lived 5,300 years ago wore a mix-and-match wardrobe, including a bear fur hat, a sheepskin loincloth and a goat coat, DNA shows.
Neuroscientists have developed a way to turn mice into transparent images, allowing them to trace neurons from the brain to fingers and toes.
A skull that had spent decades at the National Museum of Natural History belonged to a previously unknown species with a flexible neck.
In Jordan, researchers have found blades and hand axes with bits of rhinoceros and other animals on them, but aren’t sure whether the tools were used to kill.
A string of global heat records continued last month. El Niño contributed to it, as did overall warming linked to greenhouse gas emissions.
A new state-by-state study of the impact of economic and social environments on mortality found that where a woman live matters as much as who she is.
A new report in The New England Journal of Medicine confirms what many cancer researchers have known — that an “epidemic” can be traced to overdiagnosis.
A “red gene” that originated from dinosaurs gives some birds and turtles special color vision, allowing them to see differences in shades that aren’t detectable to humans.
A fossilized bone tumor in South Africa is the oldest known case of cancer, researchers say. The extent of the disease so long ago remains elusive.