Oldest known upright ape found in Germany

World / Science & Health Nov 7, 2019

Oldest known upright ape found in Germany

The remains of an ancient ape found in a Bavarian clay pit suggest that humans' ancestors began standing upright millions of years earlier than previously thought, scientists said Wednesday. An international team of researchers says the fossilized partial skeleton of a male ape that lived ...

World / Science & Health Nov 5, 2019

At-home test could boost screening for cervical cancer

An at-home, noninvasive screening for cervical pre-cancer could increase compliance with recommended follow-up tests, according to research presented Monday at a cancer conference. The new screening, called the S5 test, is based on a urine sample or a vaginal swab that women can collect themselves ...