An artist’s impression of some of the first stars in the early Universe. Five protostars are seen here forming in the centre of discs of gas. Image credit: Shantanu Basu, University of Western Ontario.
Randy beetles? It must be rain! How the sex lives of insects can predict the weather -- The sex lives of insects are indicators of impending storms, researchers at the University of Western Ontario in Canada have found.
Dr David Spence revealed eating the yolk of an egg is about two-thirds as bad as smoking when it comes to the build up of plaques. Having surveyed 1,231 men and women, Dr Spence, of the University of Western Ontario, London, Canada, linked the findings to stroke and heart attack risk factors. Plaque rupture is the usual cause of most heart attacks and many strokes.