Scientists have reported the first live birth of a “chimeric” monkey with stem cells taken from two embryos. The embryos come from the same species of monkey – a crab-eating macaque – but are genetically distinct, the research..
Scientists from the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) discovered a new star that is described as "large and bright". The star was discovered in observations of the galaxy collected by the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST). The sta..
In its ninth year, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Middle East Regional Young Talents Program, in partnership with Khalifa University of Science and Technology, has honored five visionary women from the GCC to recognize, an..
Qatar University Young Scientists Center won the silver award at the Reimagine Education 2022 conference and competition. This victory was achieved among 1,100 nominated projects from 77 countries during four rounds of careful and intensive a..
The most historic legacy of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, a left-leaning resource nationalist who casts his administration as a turning point in the annals of Mexico, may be to pave the way for the country's first woman leader. Mexico..
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has gone to Sweden's Svante Paabo for his work on human evolution. The Prize committee said he achieved the seemingly impossible task of cracking the genetic code of one of our extinct relatives - Nean..
Chinese scientists have identified a new gene, the deficiency of which may lead to a rare, life-threatening blood disease called hemophagocytic lymph histiocytosis (HLH). The illness typically occurs in early childhood, with stem cell transplantat..
Researchers discovered "amino acids and other organic matter" in dust from the asteroid Ryugu, adding weight to a theory that life on Earth was brought from outer space. Asteroid dust collected by a Japanese space probe contains organic ..
Sweden scrapped almost all of its few pandemic restrictions on Wednesday and stopped most testing for COVID-19, even as the pressure on the healthcare systems remained high and some scientists begged for more patience in fighting the disease. Swed..