How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
The human cost of the Greek financial crisis
Rebuilding faces with techniques borrowed from the film industry.
19 Nov 2014 09:21 GMT
Science & Technology, Health, Cancer, Europe
How one man’s discovery of a general anaesthetic led to pain-free surgery.
Science & Technology, Health, Japan
A polyester implant is healing crippling shoulder injuries.
How the almost accidental discovery of X-rays changed medical diagnosis.
Health, Europe, Germany
How a revolutionary new treatment is helping those with severe asthma.
Helping amputees with specially made prosthetics on the Myanmar-Thailand border.
A new life-saving drug is injecting hope into the fight against severe malaria in Nigeria.
In this animation, we delve into the different functions and components of blood.
How one man’s discovery helped fight the world’s deadliest disease – malaria.
Eradicating leprosy in Cambodia through a new zero transmission strategy.
Why robots might just be what the doctors ordered for the world’s elderly.
We explore the evolutionary development of mitochondria.
A quick and painless skin harvesting technique is healing severe skin wounds.
How the world's first 'bionic eye' is giving artificial sight to blind people.
How Karl Landsteiner's discovery of blood groups paved the way for safe blood transfusions worldwide.
How Danio rerio has become an invaluable aid in the study of human disease.
Josh Rushing travels to northern Iraq to look at one of the most serious divides the country faces.
101 East goes undercover to expose the hidden harm in China's food industry.
Tied together by a painful history, Greece and Germany are locked into a new conflict that has reawakened old ghosts.
From Democracy to the Market - we examine the devastating impact of the Greek financial crisis on ordinary citizens.
Business & Economy, Europe, Greece
Can Afghan archaeologists take on the Chinese and the Taliban to save a 5,000-year-old archaeological site?
Arts & Culture, Asia, Afghanistan
In war-torn Afghanistan it is not the Taliban that poses the greatest threat to women - it is their own families.
Human Rights, Women, Afghanistan
After decades of tension and hostility between the two nations, has change finally come to US-Cuba relations?