People cool down along the canal de l’Ourcq in Paris on Wednesday. Photograph: Julien de Rosa/EPA

The Netherlands and Belgium recorded their highest ever temperatures as the second extreme heatwave in consecutive months to be linked by scientists t(...)

Twin peaks: initial study results, presented recently at an American Society for Nutrition conference, have documented variations in how participants processed fats and carbohydrates, even among identical twins

A decade ago, spurred by the success of the Human Genome Project and the affordability of genetic sequencing, scientists began to explore the promise (...)

Dr Sharon Tal and Prof Marc Gruber,  co-authors   of ‘Where to Play – 3 steps for discovering your most valuable market opportunities’

Start-ups need to avoid emotional attachment to their “killer” business idea and be prepared to take a much wider view of the application of their cor(...)