Why pandemic influenza is so much more deadly than seasonal flu

Spanish flu would kill six times as many now as it did in 1918

Why we're looking for cancer clues in urine

Protein could help to diagnose ovarian cancer much earlier

Apple's new iPhones a slight notch above the X: reviewers

Lukewarm reviews prompted by XS's lack of new features

Military cemetery revisited

The Military and Hospitaller Order of St Lazarus of Jerusalem will be organising a discussion about the history...

Sacro Cuor parish, Sliema, celebrates its centenary

Joseph Grech recounts the history of Sliema’s second parish

Robotic trousers could help disabled people walk again

Over 6.5m people have mobility problems in UK alone

Fibromyalgia: researchers trying to fathom the causes of this painful condition

Researchers trying to identify role of nervous system and inflammation

Tourists not welcome: how to tackle the issue of overtourism

No use expecting solution from individuals

Kentucky – the cradle of fast food

KFC may have closed most of its stores in the UK but its birthplace is still open for business. Kevin Pilley took...

From the Customs House to Imgherbeb Point (Part 3)

A terse account of a most interesting part of Valletta

An invasion of Malta: military manoeuvres on an island garrison

On April 7, 1899, an invading naval fleet approached the northern shores of Malta, and having carried out a...

Nature’s finest work

Honey is a one-ingredient recipe made by bees, flowers and mother nature herself. Here are a few recipes,...

Learning to live with arthritis

We do not know what causes some diseases. These are known as idiopathic diseases, from the Greek idios –...

Nothing new at New York Fashion Week

I don’t think that there has been any modern mainstream film which has managed to delineate the importance...

Arty fish and intelligence

Terrone1, Wilġa StreetMarsaxlokkTel:...

Dine for diabetes

This year’s Dine 4 Diabetes, the Maltese Diabetes Association’s annual fundraising event, was...

President meets Lifecycle cyclists at San Anton

Twenty-five cyclists from the Foster Clark Lifecycle Challenge cycled for six hours around Malta as part of their...

From the silly season back to work

It feels like the high temperatures are here to stay a while longer, which means we will be splitting our days...

Malta’s first Rolex Boutique opens

Edwards Lowell and Rolex have opened a Rolex Boutique, the first of its kind in Malta. Situated in Republic...

Facilitating speech, language skills in Maltese children via smart devices

Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) is a condition through which children find it challenging to understand or...