"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
"We laugh with Ariodante, we suffer, we cry with Ariodante."
"You have to become Superman, in the sense that you have to fly, literally."
"My parents got me out of bed in the middle of night to go and watch the landing"
Franck de Winne
Head of the European Astronaut Centre
"Our discovery reveals how small stars can be."
Master's Student, University of Cambridge
"MEPs don’t feel that they are doing anything which their constituents would care about."
Ex-UK parliament administrator
"All of us [...] must make sure that the local people are aware of [...] the partnership with the Chinese and they must benefit from every inch of what the Chinese people are bringing."
Fresh evidence has emerged to back up the idea male sexual orientation is influenced by genes.
Researchers looked at the DNA of 400 gay men and
Spanish researchers have unearthed surprising new evidence about what ancient Europeans looked like.
Genetic tests carried out on the remains of a
Scientists have discovered a fossilised leg bone from an early 400,000-year-old human in the ‘Pit of Bones’ site in Spain and the bone’s DNA opens a
He was one of the most reviled and divisive kings in English history.
And, more than 500 years since he was hacked to death on a British
New DNA evidence has connected deceased felon Alberto DeSalvo with Mary Sullivan, the last victim of the so-called ‘Boston Strangler’.
A Belgian aristocrat is taking King Albert II of Belgium, Crown Prince Philippe, Princess Astrid and her own father to court in an attempt to prove
In a unanimous ruling, the US supreme court says that human genes cannot be patented, as DNA is a product of nature. But the court said synthetically
The Vatican is bringing top scientists together for its second international adult stem cell conference. The organisers say they want to counter
DNA tests on the skeleton discovered under a car park in Leicester in the UK last autumn show that the remains are indeed those of Richard III –
Imagine that you’re a police officer in the midst of a riot. While you may be able to apprehend the offenders closest to you, you can see plenty of
Scientists have published the most detailed analysis of DNA since the completion of the human genome project in 2003.
The so called Encode
Twins have the same DNA but they do not always look identical. What makes them look and act differently are the differences to their epigenetic
A team of researchers at New York’s Presbyterian Hospital has been testing a new type of gene therapy against Parkinson’s disease on a group of
A Texas man has walked free from prison after DNA tests suggested he is not guilty of committing a sexual assault for which he was convicted.
DNA tests are being carried out on the remains of two bodies taken from the graves of Romania’s former communist dictator Nicolae Ceausescu and his
Recently researchers in California began the highly automated, large-scale process of analysing DNA extracted from tens of thousands of saliva
The world’s first synthetic living cell has brought a cautiously positive reaction from Catholic Church officials. But they have warned that the
Scientists in the US say they have made a major step towards creating artificial life.
The researchers built their own genes to create life-like
British police, who have one of the world’s largest DNA banks, have been told they cannot retain the details of people who have been arrested but not