After nuclear disasters, wildlife thrives

Radiation from nuclear disasters such as Chernobyl and Fukushima may, surprisingly, have done the local wildlife no harm at all.

Popcorn is good for your heart

Now, here's some good news for a Monday morning: all that popcorn you guzzled over the weekend could have been doing you the power of good.

Scientists develop healthier cigarette

As many of us realise that, yet again, our New Year's resolutions have gone up in smoke, Cornell University researchers say they can make cigarettes safer.