Australian scientist, the sole foreign researcher at the Wuhan lab, speaks out

For our free coronavirus pandemic coverage, learn more here. Danielle Anderson was working in what has become the world’s most notorious laboratory just weeks before the first known cases of COVID-19 emerged in central China. Yet, the Victorian virologist still wonders what she missed. An expert in bat-borne viruses, Anderson is the only foreign scientist to have undertaken research at

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A scientist proved chronic fatigue syndrome is real — after his son was devastated by it

More On: chronic illness Alzheimer’s patients isolated due to coronavirus find support in virtual therapy Chronic fatigue activists are trying to silence us: researchers How to be a better friend to someone with a chronic illness Science may finally be able to measure pain The once-healthy 31-year-old man lay in his bed, unable to move, eat or even tolerate sound.

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Some of those involved in killing of Iranian nuclear scientist arrested, official says

FILE PHOTO: Iranian Defense Minister Amir Hatami, speaks during a funeral ceremony of Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, in Tehran, Iran November 30, 2020. Iranian Defense Ministry/ WANA (West Asia News Agency)/Handout via REUTERS DUBAI (Reuters) – Some of those involved in the assassination of Iran’s top nuclear scientist last month have been arrested, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, an adviser to the

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Scientist who helped design EU satellite spared jail for child porn

Married scientist, 56, who helped design satellite for the EU space programme admits building secret child porn collection while working away from his family – as he avoids jail Clive Smith, 56, admitted secretely compiling a stash of 2,927 child porn images The scientist said it was because he felt ‘isolated’ during foreign assignments Father-of-two worked as a mechanical engineer designing

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Russian Novichok scientist apologises to Navalny

Vil Mirzayanov’s apology comes as another scientist who worked on programme denied Navalny was poisoned with Novichok. A scientist involved in the secret Soviet programme to create the Novichok nerve agent has apologised to the Russian opposition politician Alexey Navalny, who is recovering from poisoning in Berlin. Vil Mirzayanov, a chemist who was the first to reveal Novichok’s development, in

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Scientist asks for breast milk to study coronavirus treatment

Could the cure for coronavirus be abreast? Medical researcher Rebecca Powell, Ph.D., is asking mothers of newborns to donate breast milk to her study, with hopes of analyzing its healing powers. The human milk immunologist made the strange request on social media recently, asking specifically for samples in the NYC area. “Are you a healthy, lactating person in NYC? Do

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