Thousands of German scientists — many using public funds — have published their results in quasi-scientific journals without being peer reviewed, according to a report. An expert described it as "a disaster for science."
Almost half a million people die annually due to Malaria. While efforts are underway to eradicate the disease, the medical world is divided on how to do it. A shrub from China is shaking things up and pitting herbal remedies against pharmaceutical ones. An international network of scientists and doctors has set out to raise the profile of the Artemisia plant as a natural remedy.
When disasters strike, people with disabilities are even more at risk than others. People from the Philippines explain how they felt left out when a typhoon struck and what's changed // Interview: How to make global disaster risk management inclusive // How to best battle malaria? Researchers are convinced the Artemisia plant could play a key role in wiping out the disease.