5 essential summer salads

Bright dishes for hot days, from Sami Tamimi’s watermelon and halloumi to Uyen Luu’s lemongrass steak, watercress and rice noodles Sami Tamimi, Georgina Hayden, Simon Hopkinson, Uyen Luu and Anja Dunk Sun 19 Jul 2020 10.00 BSTLast modified on Mon 20 Jul 2020 12.16 BSTShares17Comments64Anja Dunk’s charred courgette, white bean, walnut and mint salad.Anja Dunk’s […]

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Scientists trace and identify origin of smallpox vaccine strains used in Civil War

Scientists and historians working at McMaster University, the Mütter Museum and the University of Sydney have pieced together the genomes of old viruses that were used as vaccination strains during and after the American Civil War ultimately leading to the eradication of smallpox. Smallpox was one of the most devastating viral diseases ever to strike […]

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Scientists supercharge shellfish to tackle vitamin deficiency in humans

Cambridge scientists have developed a new way to fortify shellfish to tackle human nutrient deficiencies which cause severe health problems across the world. The team is now working with major seafood manufacturers to further test their microencapsulation technology, or “Vitamin Bullets”. Over two billion people worldwide are nutrient deficient, leading to a wide range of […]

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