News, discoveries, and investigations from the worlds of science and health
It’s time we considered the long-term benefits of community weight loss programmes to both individuals and society.
Saturday marked Earth Day and thousands of scientists and supporters of facts and evidence-based policies held marches around the world to protest against the anti-science stance of figures like US President Donald Trump and other climate change deniers.
Two-thirds of the corals in the northern part of the Great Barrier Reef have died on in the reef’s worst-ever bleaching event, according to the latest underwater surveys.
Resistance is growing but there are ways that hospitals – as well as the public – can stem the tide.