Technology being developed in the Philippines could give hope to thousands of farmers affected by storms and natural disasters.
Mutant sperm-factories spread in men's testicles as they age to increase the risk of children with genetic diseases, researchers have shown.
Exposure to short flashes of light at night could help travellers adjust to new time zones and avoid jet lag, according to scientists.
The biggest-ever rise in public dissatisfaction with the NHS was recorded last year, according to a long-running survey.
itwbennett writes: On Friday, Oracle published a security advisory recommending that users delete all the Java installers they might have laying around on their computers and use new ones for versions 6u113, 7u97, 8u73 or later. The reason: Older versions of the Java installer were vulnerable to binary planting in the Downloads folder. 'Though considered relatively complex to exploit, this vulnerability may result, if successfully exploited, in a complete compromise of the unsuspecting user's system,' said Eric Maurice, Oracle's software security assurance director, in a blog post.
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A plane made an emergency landing in Somalia with a hole in its side, one passenger missing and lots of unanswered questions.
The African Union force in Somalia is facing new questions following last month's attack on a Kenyan military base, which al-Shabab says killed more than 100 soldiers, writes the BBC's Tomi Oladipo.
The EU renegotiation may be centre stage in the UK, but the rest of Europe has other pressing concerns, says Mark Mardell.
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Are Trump and his rivals a big joke, asks PJ O'Rourke
The number of train tickets sold in the UK last year rose 3.8% to 1.7 billion, according to the Rail Delivery Group.
Sending mentally ill adults long distances across England for non-specialist treatment must end, says an independent report.
The widow of a former senior Islamic State leader is charged over the death of US hostage Kayla Mueller last year, the US justice department says.