It's designed to perform surgery on the retina, the surface at the back of the eyeball.
In a village designed to offer safety and a sense of normality, residents will be able to shop for groceries, go to the hairdresser and visit the library.
Infants between 12-18 months consume up to 5.5 teaspoons of sugar per day, a new study shows.
Cat Explorer allows you to see the biology of a cat in extreme detail.
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While the world is making strides towards achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals, a report from the WHO warns that more action is urgently needed if ambitious health targets are t...
Researchers have designed an artificial intelligence capable of diagnosing disease through advanced smell.
Designed by Japanese scientists, the robot can fire several jets of water at once.
Our industrial systems cannot harness the energy and the potential of the 21st century. We must think again.
An AI system that listens in to emergency calls to detect cardiac arrests is to be tested in four countries after trials in Denmark.
A recent medical study shows that sufferers of a certain type of cancer saw just as much improvement with a less invasive type of treatment.
Red fire ants have breached a containment zone outside Queensland and have the potential to cause huge impacts on health and the environment.
The latest figure for China is 68.7 years, compared to 68.5 in the USA.
Combining electronics with living bacteria could send a diagnostic signal to your smartphone.
An estimated 20-30% of healthcare spend in the developed world is wasted. Here are four ways AI systems are nursing these ballooning budgets back to health.