An "exceptional" 530-million-year-old fossil contains what could be the oldest eye ever discovered, according to researchers.
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Nicola Sturgeon has discussed human rights with the most senior woman in the Chinese government as she arrived in Scotland for a UK tour.
A new study on dementia has found how damage spreads through the brain by "jumping" between cells.
New maps of the landscape beneath a major West Antarctic glacier will help forecast the rise of global sea levels, researchers say.
People who overdose on paracetamol could be helped by a blood test that shows immediately if they are going to suffer liver damage, according to researchers.
A £36 million project is to develop robots to work in hazardous offshore environments.
People pay less attention to other points of view and talk more about irrelevant details as they get older, according to a study.
A vet from Scotland helped to remove a bear's tongue after it became so swollen it dragged along the floor.
Education can lead to a longer life, with another 12 months added for every year of learning beyond school, research has shown.
Scottish businesses from football to farming have voiced their fears about the impact of Brexit on staffing, profitability and growth.
A new species of prehistoric sea "monster" has been identified, shedding light on the origins of the distant relatives of modern crocodiles.
One of Scotland's top universities is making what it describes as the largest-ever financial investment in social enterprise by a UK university.
The UK's oil industry could be entering its final decade of production, according to new research.
A new online course looking at the romance and tragedy of the Jacobites hopes to "bring the era to life" once again.
A drug used to ease jet lag could be used to tackle the "devastating" impact of painful side effects from cancer medicines, research suggests.
A new camera which can see through the human body has been developed.
An 85-year-old from the North-east has become the oldest graduate from a prestigious university's history school.
As humans age their brains naturally shrink, but a study has found having a Mediterranean diet can significantly slow the process.