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In crisis-hit Argentina, cancer researcher turns to game show for funds

11 May 2019, 3:26 PM

Amid a swirling economic crisis and protests over budget cuts for research in Argentina, one scientist has found a novel way to fundraise: winning money on a television game show.

Chinese scientist who gene-edited babies fired by university

21 January 2019, 5:41 PM

Chinese scientist who created what he said were the world’s first “gene-edited” babies evaded oversight and broke ethical boundaries in a quest for fame and fortune, state media said on Monday, as his former university said he had been fired.


US scientists a step closer to developing Mosquito birth control

9 January 2019, 10:55 AM

Scientists in the United States said on Tuesday they had taken a major step toward developing a “mosquito birth control” drug to curb the spread of malaria and other killer diseases blamed for hundreds of thousands of deaths a year.

Australia’s oldest scientist heads to Switzerland for assisted dying

30 April 2018, 11:38 AM

Australia’s oldest scientist will fly to Switzerland in early May to end his life, reigniting a national euthanasia debate.

Family, friends bid farewell to Stephen Hawking

31 March 2018, 4:05 PM

Friends, family and colleagues of Stephen Hawking gathered Saturday to pay their respects at his private funeral in Cambridge, where the British science great spent most of his extraordinary life.



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