What is behind the violence in Myanmar?

Francis Wade, author of "Myanmar's Enemy Within" explains the deep roots of the violence, and the long-term persecution of the Rohingya people.

Seeking a cure for HIV

A child in South Africa appears to have been "cured" of HIV - and has lived treatment free for nearly nine years. What can this tell us?

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The Great Firewall

Apple is just the latest tech giant that has failed to stand up to Chinese censorship.

Remains of the DNA

For the first time, scientists have retrieved the DNA of extinct humans from sediments in caves.

Can humans survive on earth?

Professor Stephen Hawking claims we must colonise another planet in the next 100 years.

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