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The end of dengue fever? Mosquito experiment in Indonesia sees huge reduction in cases

Scientists released mosquitoes less able to transmit viruses into local populations in Indonesia, with results suggesting the technique could eradicate dengue fever.

10 Oct 2020 - 10:28AM

Scientists released mosquitoes less able to transmit viruses into local populations in Indonesia, with results suggesting the technique could eradicate dengue fever.

The end of dengue fever? Mosquito experiment in Indonesia sees huge reduction in cases
3D printed food: how meat and vegetables personalised by machines can help people eat better

The next big food revolution is here: 3D-printed meals that look and taste like the real thing, but are easy to eat for people who have difficulty swallowing, picky children or those with specific nutritional requirements.

27 Aug 2020 - 8:31AM

The next big food revolution is here: 3D-printed meals that look and taste like the real thing, but are easy to eat for people who have difficulty swallowing, picky children or those with specific nutritional requirements.

3D printed food: how meat and vegetables personalised by machines can help people eat better
The story of a coronavirus survivor during the worst days in Spain

As part of our series on the experiences of Covid-19 survivors around the world, a city council consultant in Barcelona thanks public health for healing her.

21 May 2020 - 11:38AM

As part of our series on the experiences of Covid-19 survivors around the world, a city council consultant in Barcelona thanks public health for healing her.

The story of a coronavirus survivor during the worst days in Spain
Spain’s health workers overburdened and undersupplied in coronavirus fight

More than 15,000 workers infected as hospitals struggle with a lack of test kits and protective gear.

5 Apr 2020 - 6:00PM

More than 15,000 workers infected as hospitals struggle with a lack of test kits and protective gear.

Spain’s health workers overburdened and undersupplied in coronavirus fight
Spain’s Chinese community’s fight against coronavirus and xenophobia started early

Weeks before the country went into lockdown, many Chinese-run shops had closed and workers in the remainder wore masks.

21 Mar 2020 - 11:10PM

Weeks before the country went into lockdown, many Chinese-run shops had closed and workers in the remainder wore masks.

Spain’s Chinese community’s fight against coronavirus and xenophobia started early
Severed penis, murdered ex-wife: what’s behind Thailand’s rise in domestic violence?

Hundreds of women and children are abused each year – and that’s just the ones who report it, as social stigma and police inaction keeps sufferers silent.

19 Mar 2020 - 11:16AM

Hundreds of women and children are abused each year – and that’s just the ones who report it, as social stigma and police inaction keeps sufferers silent.

Severed penis, murdered ex-wife: what’s behind Thailand’s rise in domestic violence?
MeToo Bangkok? In Thai TV soap operas, rape and sex attacks are a troubling norm

Many of Thailand’s soap operas are based on patriarchal novels which have scenes of rape and sexual violence against women.

31 Jan 2020 - 1:34PM

Many of Thailand’s soap operas are based on patriarchal novels which have scenes of rape and sexual violence against women.

MeToo Bangkok? In Thai TV soap operas, rape and sex attacks are a troubling norm
Swedish man who dined with Khmer Rouge’s Pol Pot 40 years ago: I regret it

Communist Gunnar Bergstrom visited Cambodia in 1978 at the tail end of the Khmer Rouge’s rule, after being inspired by their vision of utopia

5 May 2019 - 7:27PM

Communist Gunnar Bergstrom visited Cambodia in 1978 at the tail end of the Khmer Rouge’s rule, after being inspired by their vision of utopia

Swedish man who dined with Khmer Rouge’s Pol Pot 40 years ago: I regret it
Lost in transition: how it really feels to be transgender in Thailand

Despite its international reputation as a haven for members of the LGBT community, growing up trans in Thailand can be tough – as Ari’s story shows

7 Dec 2018 - 11:28AM

Despite its international reputation as a haven for members of the LGBT community, growing up trans in Thailand can be tough – as Ari’s story shows

Lost in transition: how it really feels to be transgender in Thailand
Would moving Indonesia’s capital work?
Why is Bangkok banning its famous street food stalls?
Why are abuse claims in Cambodia’s war on drugs being ignored?
How the murder of a Malaysian transgender woman exposed fears over an Islamic penal code