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The Lancet: World population likely to shrink after mid-century, forecasting major...

World's population likely to shrink after mid-century, forecasting major shifts in global population and economic power - new analysis, published in The...

Scientists lament ‘Humpty Dumpty’ effect on world’s spectacular, rare wildlife

Some of the world's largest, most spectacular and unheralded mammals are silently slipping away, species like Tibetan wild yaks and Patagonia's huemul,...

Gardening helps to grow positive body image

New research has found that allotment gardening promotes positive body image, which measures someone's appreciation of their own body and its functions, and an...

Women 10% more likely than men to report feeling unsafe on...

The study, conducted by Imperial College London on data from 2009 to 2018, looked at a third of a million passenger responses to Customer...

Food systems are fodder for curbing cities’ environmental impacts

Focusing on urbanization as a key driver of environmental change in the 21st century, researchers at Princeton University have created a framework to understand...

Inhaling air pollution-like irritant alters defensive heart-lung reflex for hypertension

TAMPA, Fla. (June 18, 2019) -- Air pollution significantly increases the risk for premature deaths, particularly in people with underlying cardiovascular disease, clinical...

Somebody’s watching you: The surveillance of self-driving cars

Picture the future, where driving is a thing of the past. You can hop in your car or one from a ride-share, buckle up...

Autonomous boats can target and latch onto each other

The city of Amsterdam envisions a future where fleets of autonomous boats cruise its many canals to transport goods and people, collect trash,...

5 ways autonomous tech is changing the world we live in

From high-speed internet to smartphones, the 21st century has seen a raft of technological developments transform the way we live, work and play. One...