"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."
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The medical team from the University Hospital of Nice say a simple
The dream of electrically bypassing spinal cord injuries to restore movement to paralysed limbs is becoming a reality.
Thanks to technology
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Over 99% of the microscopic inhabitants of the world’s seas have still not been scientifically studied, even though many of them might be useful to
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An experimental drug that could prevent the deadly spread of breast cancer has been tested by scientists at Cardiff University.
They believe it may
Rodney Benjamin suffers from myeloma – a type of bone marrow cancer that affects plasma cells in the blood and can spread across bones throughout the
A report published by The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) announced, for the first time, that air pollution causes lung cancer
Scientists have confirmed that today’s major air pollution – the air that millions of people in cities breathe – is cancer-causing. The International
Cancer kills around 1.7 million people in Europe every year, yet little is known about its exact origins.
This is why the latest breakthrough in
Scientists have created an “intelligent” surgical knife that can detect in seconds whether tissue being cut is cancerous, promising more effective
An independent investigation into breast cancer screening has been launched by the UK government’s cancer chief, Prof Sir Mike Richards to try to