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Organisms Living Without Oxygen Discovered In Sevilla

These extremophile organisms – or bacteria – were discovered 150m beneath the surface in Las Cruces mine by researchers at the Centro Superior de Investigaciones

Bowled Over By Ebola? Or An Urban-myth-style Scare Story?

In a humorous - but all too painfully true dispatch - Spanish-based UK journalist Jo Chipchase on the rise and fall of Ebola, and where we go from here

EBOLA UPDATE: Spain’s Infected Nurse Appears To Be Virus Free

A government statement on Sunday said that a blood test appeared to show that the virus was no longer in her body

Spanish People With HIV And Hepatitis C Are ‘More Difficult’ To Treat

The research was carried out over six months in a specialist clinic in Madrid, with 161 participants undergoing analysis, of which just 30% were fully cured

Plans to regulate 25,000 properties put on fast-track by Junta de Andalucia

However, it is feared the amendments will not help the many British expats whose homes in the Axarquia, Almeria and Chiclana are already under threat of demolition orders

Quince: The Bittersweet Fruit

Romans used to offer them to newlyweds as a wish of fertility while in Greece it was Aphrodite’s (the love goddess) sacred fruit

Spain’s High Speed Trains Stay On Track

Reaching speeds up to 300kph, the AVE is now the second largest high-speed rail system in the world, beaten only by China’s enormous 11,000km network