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Oliver Milman

Oliver Milman

    Versatile ‘cockroach’ robots to the rescue
    Versatile ‘cockroach’ robots to the rescue
    Search and rescue missions of the future could be led by a horde of robot cockroaches, with United States researchers developing a mechanical...
    Link to baby deformity slows race to find Zika vaccine
    Link to baby deformity slows race to find Zika vaccine
    The race is underway to develop a vaccine for the Zika virus but the urgency of the situation is being tempered by concerns about testing on pregnant...
    Outrage at Japan's ivory sales
    Outrage at Japan's ivory sales
    Yahoo Japan has defended its online trade in ivory amid mounting pressure on the company to stop selling the products on its auction site.
    Bees deployed in Tanzania's skirmish with elephants
    Bees deployed in Tanzania's skirmish with elephants
    People living near the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania are enlisting the help of bees to reduce escalating tensions between them and...