H7N9 Bird Flu Cases On The Rise In China, Reports

A particularly deadly strain of avian flu, currently found in China, has infected more people there this flu season than it has in any...

Canadian researchers discover “world’s oldest fossils”

Researchers at University College London (UCL) have discovered a 4.2 billion-year-old fossil which gives convincing evidence that organisms once lived, and could again live,...

NASA’s flyby of Europa mission enters next development phase

NASA's plan to explore Europa has taken a major step forward, with its mission completing a major instrument review. NASA said the Europa multiple-flyby mission,...

Chemical Weapons attack in Mosul injures 12, Report

Twelve civilians have been injured in Mosul in what appears to be the first chemical weapon attack in the battle for the IS stronghold. The...

Mosul residents flee battle advances

Hundreds of Mosul residents continue to flee their homes as Iraqi forces fight to reclaim the city from the Islamic State (IS) group. The fight...

Joe Maldonado, Transgender Boy Scout awarded 18k and formal apology after...

Joe Maldonado, Transgender boy, 9, is awarded $18K and a formal apology after being kicked out of Scout pack 'because some of the parents...