Climate change: Oceans hotter than ever before, new study reveals
Ocean waters hit their highest temperature ever last year, and the rate at which they are warming is speeding up, a new study has revealed. Researchers called the new data "further proof of global warming."
At least 45,000 Android devices infected with un-removable malware
Researchers at cybersecurity firms Malwarebytes and Symantec have uncovered an Android trojan called xHelper that is able to reinstall itself even after users have uninstalled it.
upReach CEO on boosting social mobility, equal opportunities, U.K. workforce
It is no doubt that the job market is tough but if you're from a working-class background it's even tougher. Researchers have found highly qualified employees in the City of London and elite professions were paid less according to their social background. On Bloomberg Equality, we spoke to upReach Chief Executive Officer John Craven, a former BAML trader who gave up the city to set up a charity to help students from less-advantaged backgrounds.
Why residents abandon homes in Ogoni communities
The Genesis Deluxe Cinema in Abuja’s Central Business District is remarkably busy. At 5 pm, a crowd of political and traditional leaders, researchers, civil society advocates, journalists, among a range of others flock to Ceddi Plaza’s second floor. Minutes later, one of the theatres is crammed, with the aisle and entrance also occupied by those who don’t mind standing.
Israeli researchers drink to old times with ancient-style beer
Israeli researchers unveil a beer at a bar in Jerusalem that was brewed from yeast extracted from ancient jars which is similar to what the Pharaohs would have imbibed.
Chinese scientists add human brain genes into monkeys
Researchers from China have inserted human brain genes into monkeys, according to a new study published in the National Science Review.
Researchers have created a bandage that generates a gentle electrical current that helps heal wounds four times faster. The electronic bandage, which has yet to be named, was tested on a group of rodent animals recently.
Moi-moi leaf and health benefits
Researchers have revealed that the leaf used in wrapping Moi-moi, a popular food in Nigeria made from beans protects against diabetes and its complications.