‘Crippling periods are not normal’

One in 10 women suffers from endometriosis, but few have ever heard of it

Big gods came after the rise of civilisations - not before

Study used huge historical database

Six simple ways to fill your wardrobe with sustainable clothing

UK alone sends 350,000 of clothing to landfill

Creating a wedding registry with more alternatives

A group gift scheme makes it easier to pitch in for those bigger-value items

New technique may overcome infertility in childhood cancer survivors

Men diagnosed with cancer have the option of freezing their sperm ahead of chemotherapy, which can render them...

‘We take water for granted’

On World Water Day, Simonne Pace talks to Maltese hydrologist MARCO CREMONA about water scarcity in Malta, the...

Study sheds light on one of physics' biggest mysteries

CERN looks at why there's more matter than antimatter

Back to the future: cassettes launch comeback tour

Despite streaming, major record labels willing to bring back tapes

How the tail of the human sperm could change IVF

Reinforced outer layer gives them strength

One million expected at blockbuster Paris Tutankhamun show

Tutankhamun's treasure: gold and mystery

Plastic, not so fantastic

EU ban on single-use plastics aims to stop unending stream of plastic pollution making its way into oceans.

A tale of two Delhis: Deadly air exposes rich poor divide

Walls draped in lush vertical gardens and air filtered through purifiers insulate diners at a swanky New Delhi...

World’s largest radio telescope moves from concept to reality

SKA gets global governing body

Short walk once-a-week can lower risk of death

A brisk stroll once or twice a week is enough to reduce the risk of dying from heart attack, stroke or cancer,...

All aboard Italy's 'Trans-Siberian' railway

Destroyed first by the Nazis and then by government cuts, Italy's very own "Trans-Siberian" railway has reopened...

High potency pot 'strongly linked' to psychosis

High potency cannabis, especially when used daily, is "strongly linked" to the risk of developing psychotic...

How to stand out from the crowd in a very competitive job market

What strategy should students employ?

Eggs and health: unscrambling the message

One problem with latest reports is that they do not look at holistic diet

Drought wipes a lake in Chile off the map

Once 6m deep, Lake Aculeo is no more

Cancer deaths falling for half decade in EU

Overall number expected to rise due to expanding population