Scientists on Tuesday unveiled a battery-free pacemaker that generates its energy from the heartbeats of pigs in what could pave the way for an “implant for life” in humans suffering from heart defects.
Workers renovating Notre-Dame flouted a ban on smoking at the monument, a contractor admitted on Wednesday (Apr 24), while denying any link with last week’s devastating blaze that ripped through the cathedral.
The Hungarian government will offer 9 million forints (EUR 28,100) in emergency aid to people gravely injured and children orphaned in Sunday’s bomb attacks in Sri Lanka, the state secretary in charge of helping persecuted Christians said on Monday.
Luxembourg’s Grand Duke Jean, who oversaw the transformation of the Grand Duchy into an international financial center before abdicating and handing over to his son, has died at the age of 98.
US scientists say they used HIV to make a gene therapy that cured eight infants of severe combined immunodeficiency, or “bubble boy” disease.
Pope Francis washed and kissed the feet of 12 prisoners on Thursday at a traditional service, telling them to shun any inmate hierarchy structure or law of the strongest and to help each other instead.
The ancestors of the people who built Stonehenge travelled west across the Mediterranean before reaching Britain, a study has shown.
Venezuelans were the second most common applicants in the EU+.
Notre-Dame cathedral, the iconic symbol of the beauty and history of Paris, was scarred by an extensive fire on Monday evening that collapsed part of its delicate spire, bruised the Parisian skies with smoke and further disheartened a city already back on its heels after weeks of violent protests.
The worst part about going through a TSA security checkpoint to get to your flight is, well, every part. From waiting in line while fretting about the time, to taking off your shoes, to separating your stuff into bins, each moment is an annoyance. But the process may improve in the future as the TSA […]