Short summaries of the top global news. Emilie Wilde has contributed 8, including:
E. coli outbreak threatens women in Germany An outbreak of E. coli, thought to have been spread by contaminated salad, is affecting women, in particular, in Germany. The food poisoning outbreak is perhaps the cause of the death of three people and possibly the infection of about 350 more.
The sound of no music A trio of stars, made up of a giant star surrounded by two smaller red dwarf stars, has drawn the attention of astronomers everywhere because they don't make the rumbling, booming sound stars should normally make.
New Malaria species threatens humans A species of malaria that usually targets the Macaque monkeys in South East Asia could now potentially be targeting humans instead. Mosquito behaviors could change, however, causing the cases of malaria to either become better or worse.