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Smelliest titan arum plant blooms in Edinburgh

Smelliest titan arum plant blooms in Edinburgh

A plant named, titan arum, which is often referred to as the smelliest plant in the world, has bloomed under the care of horticulture experts in Edinburgh in Scotland.

UK drink limits are ‘unsafe’, says doctors

UK drink limits are ‘unsafe’, says doctors

Medical experts have said that the alcohol drinking limits in the UK is at unsafe level and must be lowered especially following concerns from doctors that the guidelines are not tough enough.

London noise levels affecting population

London noise levels affecting population

According to a new study, the high level of noise pollution in the city of London is affecting the health of residents and may be linked to early death and a greater risk of stroke.

Mediterranean diet reduces risk of womb cancer, study

Mediterranean diet reduces risk of womb cancer, study

According to a new study, adapting a Mediterranean diet can significantly reduce to risk of getting womb cancer.The researchers found that those who followed a Mediterranean diet have lowered their ri

Newer contraceptive pills may be linked to risk of blood clots

Newer contraceptive pills may be linked to risk of blood clots

A new study has suggested that the new contraceptive pills might be linked to higher risk of serious blood clots.

Investigation after surgeon allegedly used a ‘rusty hacksaw’

Investigation after surgeon allegedly used a ‘rusty hacksaw’

Authorities have launched an investigation after it was alleged that a surgeonused a 'rusty hacksaw' to amputate a patient's leg at Ayr Hospital in Scotland.

Noise from offshore wind turbine construction affecting harbour seals, study

Noise from offshore wind turbine construction affecting harbour seals, study

According to a new study, noise from pile driving during offshore wind turbine construction is damaging the hearing of harbour seals around the UK.

Researchers develop new non-invasive drug test for cocaine

Researchers develop new non-invasive drug test for cocaine

A team of researchers have developed a new non-invasive drug test for cocaine that might help the law enforcement agencies track down offenders.

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A First: Astronomers detect Exoplanet in Visible Light

For the first time, scientists have imaged a world orbiting a star other than the sun in the visible part of electromagnetic spectrum. They have detected exoplanet 51 Pegasi b in visible light.

Astronomers explained that this exoplanet is the member of a class of ‘hot Jupiters’. The popular planet, also known as Bellerophon, is situated...

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