Monthly Archives: November 2013

Why China is fixated on the Moon

29 November 2013 Last updated at 09:38 ET Article written by David Shukman Science editor More from David Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. David Shukman visits an exhibition in Guiyang, southern China, that explores China’s obsession…

Earwigs use chemicals for protection

29 November 2013 Last updated at 02:42 Adult earwigs use a chemical cloud to protect themselves from threats, scientists have discovered. A team in Germany found secretions from the insects have antibacterial, antifungal and nematode killing properties. Results also revealed…