One in five deaths around the world is caused by sepsis, also known as blood poisoning, shows the most comprehensive analysis of the condition.
Scientists have discovered the secret of how the ginkgo tree can live for more than 1,000 years.
A video of water rising from the sea and reaching on top of a cliff is breaking the internet.
Vegetation is expanding at high altitudes in the Himalayas, including in the Everest region, new research has shown.
Along with losing weight, one of the most popular new year's resolutions is "to do more exercise".
A series of new records for high temperature were broken in the UK in 2019, concluding a record-breaking decade, the Met Office has said.
Pneumonia is a pulmonary condition that causes inflammation of the air sacs in the lungs.
The amount of food needed to feed the world's population by the end of the century could increase by almost 80%, a study has suggested.
People with severe epilepsy will be able to access a cannabis-based medicine on the NHS from early next year after it was fast-tracked for use.
The earliest fossilised trees, dating back 386 million years, have been found at an abandoned quarry in New York.
An ancient relative of modern humans survived into comparatively recent times in South East Asia, a new study has revealed.
Experts are warning that people eating a vegan diet need to make sure they get enough B12 - because the risk of deficiency is "not a myth".
A third of the poorest countries in the world are dealing with high levels of obesity as well as under-nourishment, which leaves people too thin, according to a report in The Lancet.
Carbon-intensive firms are likely to lose 43% of their value thanks to policies designed to combat climate change, a report says.
Climate change and nutrient pollution are driving the oxygen from our oceans, and threatening many species of fish.
Though it’s only less than two weeks to be held Dhaka city polls, BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir believed that the demand of cancellation Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) would be met and the party candidates will win the mayoral race.