It’s hoped a breeding programme will help maintain numbers of the vulnerable species.
Image copyright SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY Image caption Alzheimer’s disease brain (left) compared to normal (right) Four dementia scientists have shared this year’s 1m Euro brain prize for pivotal work that has changed our understanding of Alzheimer’s disease. Profs John Hardy, Bart De Strooper, Michel Goedert, based in the UK, and Prof Christian Haass, from Germany, […]
Image copyright Getty Images With UN climate talks underway in Poland, pressure is on for nations to cut carbon emissions fast. The UK says it’s a leader in climate change – but is it? Here’s a list of the good and bad in terms of the UK’s climate change record – depending on your point […]
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNasa Mars InSight lander mission to teach us more about Earth The American space agency Nasa will attempt to put another robotic probe on Mars later. The InSight lander is being targeted at a flat plain just north of the planet’s equator called Elysium Planitia. It carries […]