"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
In a landmark decision Europe’s top court has ruled that obese people can be considered as disabled. The ruling has implications for employers, who
Britain may have to introduce a sugar tax to curb soaring obesity rates, it’s been claimed.
Sally Davies, chief medical officer for England, said
Easy to make, cheap and cheerful, pizza remains a favorite meal in many countries. But, as with many things in life, the pleasure comes with a
Pizza lovers, rejoice: very soon, we’ll be able to order a non-fat Margherita that won’t taste awful! Helena Bysell from SP Technological research
From the farm to the plate, what is really in our food? Despite some of the strictest food safety standards in the world, last year’s horse meat
Lobbyists for genetically-modified crops are influencing the media, according to French researcher Gilles-Eric Séralini.
Séralini’s study showing
We all know food plays a key part in our well being, and starting at a young age with the right nutrition helps lay solid foundations for healthy
The outlawing of drugs such as cannabis, magic mushrooms and other psychoactive substances amounts to scientific censorship and is hampering research
There is a growing question mark over a commonly prescribed type of drug to lower cholestorol.
Some scientists and doctors believe statins are
Producing more food to feed a growing population puts more strain on the world’s already limited resources.
Raising livestock takes up a massive
In Germany, nearly 70 people aboard a River Rhine cruise ship have fallen ill with the highly contagious Norovirus.
The affected passengers are all
The United Nations food agency has issued a fresh warning over growing hunger levels.
One in eight people in the world is chronically
An outbreak of an unknown virus in eastern Germany has made 4,000 school children ill. It is believed contaminated school lunches are to blame
French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault says he is prepared to call for a wider European ban on genetically modified produce following an alarming
Drinks which fizz with calories are set to be banned in some outlets in New York. Its the latest tactic in the war against obesity. Any sugary drink
The UN estimates that almost 400 million children around the world go to bed hungry. Many also go to school without breakfast. In other countries
Danish biotech group Christian Hansen bucked the downward trend on Wednesday with its shares up 11.65 percent.
The company makes natural additives
US First Lady Michelle Obama joined a group of children in the White House garden to plant vegetables as part of a part of her broader initiative to
There are medical claims that people who eat chocolate regularly tend to be thinner.
Scientists believe that despite the high number of calories it
British scientists have launched a personalised diet based on your DNA.
Would-be dieters send a sample of saliva to the Nordiska diet lab for