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  1. The virus behind the horror legends

    Zombies, vampires, werewolves – they dominate current pop culture but the legends are a staple in folklore across the globe, so where do they come from? …


  2. Could we ever be immortal?

      Why do we age? Many of the signs of aging – greying hair, skin losing elasticity – are due to cells dying or dividing less. …


  3. The mastermind of the gut is… a virus?

    You probably have it, 75% of people do, it’s one of the most common viruses ever discovered in humans and although it’s likely been a resident …