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Parkinson’s Disease May Start in the Appendix

Bricking It: Wombat Mystery Solved

The Dawn of Intelligent Designer Babies

SI of the Times: Definition of Kilogram Changed

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    Parkinson’s Disease May Start in the Appendix

    Sci&Tech Writer Farhana Alam explains recent research that links the appendix with Parkinson's disease

    Written by Farhana Alam on 11th March 2019

    SCIENCE

    Bricking It: Wombat Mystery Solved

    Sci&Tech's Imogen Claire reports on how scientists squared up to the mystery of the Wombat's poo

    Written by Imogen Claire on 8th March 2019

    SCIENCE

    The Dawn of Intelligent Designer Babies

    The possibility of creating specifically designed babies is a topic that has given rise to contentious ethical debate for decades, Sci&Tech's Courtney Kousser reports

    Written by Redbrick on 8th March 2019

    SCIENCE

    SI of the Times: Definition of Kilogram Changed

    Sci&Tech Editor Francesca Benson weighs up the agreed new definition of the kilogram

    Written by Francesca Benson on 27th February 2019

    FEATURES

    Total A-fib of the Heart

    Sci & Tech Editor Francesca Benson explores new research at the University of Birmingham that could revolutionise how atrial fibrillation is diagnosed

    Written by Francesca Benson on 24th January 2019

    HEALTH

    Vast Majority of Childhood Tonsillectomies are Unnecessary

    Will Nunn reports on the striking research about tonsillectomies taking place within the University of Birmingham

    Written by Will Nunn on 3rd January 2019

    SCIENCE

    Twelve Years

    Following the IPCC's recent report, Sci&Tech Editor Will Nunn explores the reality of climate change and what the future has in store

    Written by Will Nunn on 2nd December 2018

    SCIENCE

    Fake Moon Rising

    Farhana Alam looks into the extraordinary plans for an artificial moon in China

    Written by Farhana Alam on 2nd December 2018

    SCIENCE

    Stem Cells Provide Promising Intervention for Cocaine Addiction

    Sci&Tech Writer Issy Greenwood reports on the potential for stem cell research to help with curing cocaine addiction

    Written by IssyGreenwood on 21st November 2018

    SCIENCE

    AR: Saving Lives in Natural Disasters

    Sci&Tech Writer Imogen Claire asks whether augmented reality technology has a future in weather forecasting

    Written by Imogen Claire on 4th November 2018

    SCIENCE

    Personalised Medicine Comes to the NHS

    Charlotte Begley explores the prospect of medicine personalised for the individual

    Written by Redbrick on 30th October 2018

    SCIENCE

    Hira Protein Can Stop The Development Of Viruses

    Sci & Tech online editor Ellen Heimpel reports on the discovery that Hira proteins found in our cells can be used to combat viruses, and the potential uses of this in future medicine.

    Written by Ellen Heimpel on 2nd July 2018
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