""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
""When we put our foot on the pedal, we go all the way""
Russian national coach
While the chances of being involved in a flight-related accident are low, these experts say it pays to listen to and follow the safety rules on every flight.
The late Austrian pediatrician Hans Asperger, known for his pioneering work on autism, assisted in the Nazi regime’s euthanasia programme in Austria, a new study revealed on Thursday.
Former Eurovision Song Contest winner Conchita Wurst revealed on Sunday that she is HIV positive and that she’s been receiving regular treatment for “several years.”
Late sleepers are at a greater risk of premature death compared to early risers, a study has found.
Futuris travels to Ireland to see how a new robot could transform elderly care.
California's ruling that coffee must have a cancer warning shouldn't stop people from enjoying it in moderation say experts.
How healthy do people in Europe feel? Very healthy, apparently. More than two-thirds perceived their health status as good or very good in 2016.
Researchers from New York University's School of Medicine are calling it the "interstitium" and it's found just below the skin's surface, surrounding arteries and veins
Bathtime toys are perfect breeding ground for mushrooms and bacteria.
Alcoholic drinks should carry cigarette-style health warnings to tackle a lack of awareness about the link between booze and cancer, it’s been claimed.
Italy is a country split in two when it comes to accessing pain relief during childbirth. In the south, less than 10 percent of women can opt for an epidural.
Co-workers stressing you out? Try these tactics to stay calm and cool on the job.
A pint of beer a day may come with a host of health benefits.
The 19-track music collection has a total run time of over five hours for the more stubborn sleepers.
While using a device to track your sleep seems like it would lead to better rest, a sleep expert says the data may be misleading.
Researchers working together in Utrecht and London are making life-changing leaps
This week Business Planet travelled to Rome where an innovative young company Echolight has developed a new way to help Europe's ageing population with the help of EU funding.
All residents within 100 kilometres of a nuclear power station are eligible, effectively covering the whole country
The world's most expensive footballer was operated on for a fractured metatarsal and sprained ankle. The procedure "went perfectly," according to the Brazilian Football Confederation.
Official figures show 100,000 posts remain unfilled.