Scientists at a Dundee university have been awarded a grant to pursue groundbreaking research into better food preservation to help tackle waste.
A pancreatic cancer trial that aims to match patients with more targeted and effective treatments for their tumours has recruited its 100th patient.
Rabbits prefer to eat plants rich in DNA, scientists have discovered.
The Chancellor is to unveil plans for a £200 million investment in cutting-edge scientific research when he delivers his Spring Statement on Wednesday.
Female scientists have warned there is still “work to do” to reach equality in the field, as they celebrated their achievements on social media on International Women’s Day.
Two charities have created a partnership to help young Scots better understand their brain science – and in turn improve mental and physical health and reduce conflict.
People unwittingly tend to choose a partner who is likely to have a similar life expectancy, according to new research.
Global targets to limit climate change are unlikely to be met due to delays in changing the way people use land, according to new research.
CHIMPANZEE sign language apes the way humans communicate, research has shown.
A major blaze in a science building at the University of St Andrews began accidentally, police believe.
FROM our sleep cycles to our immune systems, we all depend on it for our very existence.