The current outbreak of Ebola in Guinea, Africa is suspected to have spread to Liberia. Africa’s biggest Ebola outbreak in seven years has probably spread from Guinea to neighboring Liberia and also threatens Sierra Leone. Five people are suspected to have died from the disease in Lofa county in northern Liberia, Bernice Dahn, Liberia’s [...]
Latest news about the horsemeat (horse meat) scandal in the UK updated in real-time by rss feeds.
ITN Youtube Video: Michelle Obama and Big Bird from Sesame Street in a new PSA.
Youtube Video: Smog pollution in Beijing, China hit it's worst ever levels over the weekend. For the latest news about China see this page! For the latest Beijing weather forecast see this page!
AP Youtube Video: Republican-led U.S. House voted to repeal US President Barack Obama's health care law (ObamaCare), the move is set to fail in the Democratic-controlled Senate. httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9-B3FshPB2o
ITN Youtube Video: Claire Lomas has completed the London Marathon wearing a "bionic suit" 16 days after starting it. httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hUbtyeAeBB0
AP Youtube Video: Researchers in Japan have grown hair on bald mice. httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m751RyKfFAU
AP and ITN Youtube Video: Richard Lee Norris a Virginia man injured in a gun accident has received a whole new face at the University of Maryland in what is described as the most extensive face transplant ever. httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DJ2U56ZIXgs httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kluiMUuNYWU
Youtube Video: Kyle Coleman a 25 year old autistic mute man from Gwithian in Cornwall UK has recorded an album called "Therefore I Am", below is a video of Kyle singing "Just Listen" from the album that is available on itunes. httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2HF76gBSd5o httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b63r79ia_2s
Below is video from ITN and AP Youtube of Rob Summers a paralysed man who is able to stand and walk on a treadmill with the help of electrodes implanted near his spine. httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W1I_ZkGBa_8 httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F9OgxDn866E
Below is video from ITN Youtube of "ReWalk" Robotic trousers, the exoskeleton bionic legs that enable wheelchair users to walk will available next year and will cost £50,000 according to the Mail.
Made by Kokoro in Japan meet the nurse of the future! the Actroid-F robot nurse, video below is from ITN (Yoiutube). httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mBRhlNk9ETM
5 cases of cholera have been confirmed in Port-au-Prince the capital of Haiti, over 200 people have already died in the cholera epidemic hiiting the country. For the latest health news see this page! Below is video from ITN's Youtube channel and Sky News.
An egg recall is in place because of a salmonella risk involving 228 million eggs that were produced by Wright County Egg from Galt Iowa, the eggs were distributed nationwide. Below is Youtube video from WPTV News and the AP about the recall. The recall affects eggs sold under the following brands: Lucerne, Albertson, Mountain Dairy, Ralph's, [...]
Ron Sveden aged 75 from Brewster Massachusetts had a sprouting pea growing in his lung, he has had the pea removed and is now doing fine! Below is a video report from the AP about Ron Sveden and his sprouting pea!
A new superbug NDM-1 (New Delhi Metallo-beta-lactimase -1) enzyme that resists most antibiotics has been discovered in the UK, there are fears it could go global. Below is a video from ITN.
A man known only as Oscar from Spain who had the world's first full face transplant has appeared before TV cameras for the first time, below is video from ITN. Face transplant man TV appearance 26 Jul 2010 at 2:37pm A Spanish man who underwent the world’s first full face transplant reveals his new look before TV cameras.
This computerized axial tomography scan image shows the placement of a 14.5 mm high explosive incendiary round that was removed from the scalp of an Afghan National Army soldier March 18, 2010, at the Craig Joint Theater Hospital at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. The injury was sustained during an improvised explosive device attack. (Courtesy [...]
President Barack Obama On the Passage of Health Reform