Researchers have found that certain ultra-thin magnetic materials can switch from insulator to conductor under high pressure, a phenomenon that could be used
As parents of identical twins will tell you, they are never actually identical, even though they have the same genes. This is also true in the plant world.
In the largest study of its kind to date, Cambridge researchers have looked at why some people manage to stay thin while others gain weight easily.
Offspring whose mothers had a complicated pregnancy may be at greater risk of heart disease in later life, according to a new study in sheep.
The poorest girls in many Commonwealth countries spend no more than five years in school, with the global target of 12 years of quality universal education r
A new ‘brain training’ game designed by researchers at the University of Cambridge improves users’ concentration, according to new research published today.
The strange orbits of some objects in the farthest reaches of our solar system, hypothesised by some astronomers to be shaped by an unknown ninth planet, can
Cambridge researchers are using their expertise in air quality sensors to support the new Breathe London project launched by Mayor Sadiq Khan earlier this we
Scientists have created the most comprehensive method yet to predict a woman’s risk of breast cancer, according to a study led by researchers at the Universi