A rare type 2 strain of polio virus found in the sewage in Baluchistan Province in Pakistan. Local health officials prompted for immediate action to immunize the locals specifically children under 5 years.
A brain cancer treatment experiment turns out to be a success. A unique marker to distinguish cancer cells from normal cells have been used by experts. Through these markers, body's immune system can target it and destroy it, causing the cancer cells to stop growing, shrink and disappear.
To find habitable planets light years away from Solar System, NASA together with Stephen Hawking aiming to launch a "self-healing" starship. The project backed by Russian billionaire Yuri Milner and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, will take 20 years to reach the nearest system.