New research at Oxford University has shed light on how mammalian egg cells divide. The findings may lead to improvements in women’s chances of giving birth to healthy babies as they get older.
January sees the release of The King's Speech, a movie in which Colin Firth stars as George VI, portraying the King's struggle to overcome his stutter.
But how much do we understand about the processes that cause stuttering?
So why do so many people end up at risk from such natural hazards? And is there anything scientists can do to help limit the human cost?