Prof Katharina Brinkert explores the importance of photosynthesis and its potential role in our survival on other worlds.
An unprecedented procedure could help to ensure the continued survival of the critically endangered species.
In some species, the key to success may be more about 'survival of the laziest' than 'survival of the fittest'.
Known as Biostasis, the program aims to increase the odds of survival for injured soldiers on the battlefield.
A new study has cast further doubt on the possibility that the Tasmanian tiger has survived in the wild.
Our brains may actually perceive only a fraction of reality to help ensure the survival of our species.
72-year-old Ann Rodgers was forced to drink pond water to stay alive after becoming lost in Arizona.
A man who survived 438 days adrift at sea is being sued for $1M over claims that he ate his companion.
What makes it possible for someone to survive for such a long time without being able to breathe ?
Adventurer Alex Bellini will live inside a special survival pod on top of an iceberg in Greenland.
Louis Jordan's family had feared the worst after he disappeared off the coast of South Carolina.
A plant that relies on the lunar cycle for survival is the only one of its kind anywhere in the world.
Mamitho Lendas had been taking photographs of his wife when he accidentally stepped back over the edge.
Mother-of-three Shannon Fraser went missing for over two weeks prompting an extensive search effort.
A previously unrecognized phobia of objects filled with holes could be a human survival instinct.
Amateur inventor Liu Qiyuan has developed a set of pods designed to survive the end of the world.
Astronomers in Australia have emphasised the importance of seeking out other habitable planets.
Michigan State University is offering a course that teaches people how to survive a zombie apocalypse.
In a heartwarming story of survival, two goldfish survived 4 months without food after an earthquake.
Scientists have discovered a new species of bacteria that actually depends on caffeine for survival.