Our hearing gets worse as we get older because every time a hair cell dies in our inner ear, it does not get replaced.
Hair cells are invaluable to the hearing process.
Experts trying combat this have found that by putting a gene in the surrounding cells once a hair cell has died, it looks and acts as a replacement.
The rounded sleeping capsules send guests drifting into ocean before arriving on desert island by morning.
Sitting on the saddle activates the part of the brain responsible for learning, a study has claimed.
Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
Life on Earth may have arrived from Mars on an asteroid, scientists have claimed.
Lunar mission scheduled at the end of 2017 could find out if beer can be brewed on the moon.
A bottle used to teach children how far litter can travel ended up on Scottish beach after 8,700-mile journey.
Confused Apple customers are finding coins in their MacBooks.
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