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Researchers analyse the effects of air pollution on our bodies as part of a Europe-wide study.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2013 07:43 GMT
The hunt is on to collect toxic venoms that could lead to the development of life-saving drugs.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2013 07:42 GMT
The hunt for antibiotics
The worldwide hunt for new antibiotics takes researchers to the cold waters of the Arctic.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2013 14:32 GMT
Science fiction becomes reality as a bionic exoskeleton enables paralysed people to walk again.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2013 09:14 GMT
Flying Eye Hospital - Part 1
A cargo plane converted into a mobile operating theatre is helping save the eye sight of patients across the world.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2013 08:36 GMT
Flying Eye Hospital - Part 2
How local doctors are being trained through live broadcasts of surgeries carried out in the plane's operating theatre.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 10:16 GMT
How keeping the blood-sucking triatomine bug out of Bolivian homes can protect residents from Chagas disease.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2013 14:19 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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