If you're depressed and suicidal, a victim of rape or domestic violence, can your smartphone's personal assistant answer your call for help?
For years, the city of Flint has been trying to fight another battle with lead...and it lies within the soil.
Women in prominent board positions could help organisations improve corporate social performance, new research claims
Professor Sheila Ellwood, from the University of Bristol's Department of Accounting and Finance, studied the influence of women on the boards of directors of National Health Service Foundation Trusts. Her research found having ...
Wildlife markets in Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) illegally trade in high volumes of protected species and animals that can host dangerous pathogens, reports a new study from an international team of leading ...
A cyberattack that paralyzed the hospital chain MedStar this week is serving as a fresh reminder of vulnerabilities that exist in systems that protect sensitive patient information.
The killer whales that spend time in the inland waters of Washington state already are tagged and tracked, photographed and measured.
Paris authorities on Tuesday approved a plan to give seven major squares in the French capital a massive makeover to make way for pedestrians, cyclists and more greenery.
Louisiana health officials say tests confirmed that the water in the town of Donaldsonville is safe to drink.
Sri Lanka is a global biodiversity hotspot with many forms of wildlife found nowhere else on the planet. Unique subspecies such as the Sri Lankan leopard and the largest Asian elephant are an important tourist draw for a ...
Malawi and the United Nations children's agency are experimenting with drones to speed up HIV testing for infants.