The Church of England has defended sending ‘prayers’ on Twitter to The God Delusion author Richard Dawkins following his stroke. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire.

The Church of England has defended sending “prayers” on Twitter to The God Delusion author Richard Dawkins following his stroke. The outspoken academ(...)

Aidan Price of Bohemians with David McMillan, then of St Patrick’s Athletic, after a clash of heads at Richmond Park, Dublin. Photograph: Inpho/Donall Farmer

What happens when two heads collide on a hurling, rugby, soccer or other sports pitch? The human skull is particularly resistant to shocks and hard(...)

Scientists have grown the first mini human brains in a laboratory and say their success could lead to new levels of understanding about the way brains(...)