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8 things you should know before jumping into 'No Man's Sky'

Don't worry about saving resources -- you'll find plenty more!<p><i>Hello Games</i><p>'No Man's Sky' is a game where your main actions are exploration and mining, …

No Man's Sky

South Korea prepares cryptocurrency trading ban

South Korea's Justice Ministry has said it's preparing a bill to ban cryptocurrency trading, throwing the virtual coin market into turmoil. The …

Cryptocurrency

Here's The Most Effective Way to Lose Weight With Minimal Effort, According to Science

You don't need to slave away on the treadmill.<p>So you want to lose a few kilograms. You've heard the mantra: "Eat right. Work out."<p>But when it comes …

Fitness

Bankruptcy, hackers, booms and busts: Crypto frenzy turns into tsunami

Trading suspended<p>US regulators temporarily suspended trading in Crypto Co. over concerns that the stock is being manipulated after it surged more …

Cryptocurrency

12 Once-in-a-Lifetime Camping Sites

More than 700 miles of trails wind through Montana’s crystalline lakes, jagged mountain peaks, and ancient glaciers. Go now, before they vanish …

‘You can sleep when you’re dead’ is actually deadly advice, according to experts

Rocker Warren Zevon is often credited with coining the mantra that's been embraced by everyone from partying college kids to early-morning exercise evangelists: "You can sleep when you're dead."<p>Or as Bon Jovi put it, "G <i>onna live while I'm alive, I'll sleep when I'm dead.</i>"<p>It's an intoxicating …

Sleep

This Renewable 'Instant Coal' Could Be The Fuel of The Future

It's highly efficient.<p>The world is shifting from fossil fuels to renewable energy in a big way right now, but a group of scientists has come up with …

The Hydroponics Company gets approval to grow cannabis, its shares go nuts

Shares in the Hydroponics Company soared after it announced its subsidiary Canndeo has been granted a licence to grow medicinal cannabis in Australia.<p>…

Cannabis

Psilocybin in Magic Mushrooms Hits Brain's 'Reset' Button, Say Scientists

Depressed patients reported feeling a 'kick start'.<p>Magic mushrooms are in the midst of a brand makeover, thanks to scientists who are constantly …

The Brain

Bacteria Use Electricity To Communicate With Other Species

New research in the field of microorganisms has revealed that bacteria are much more advanced organisms than we thought before. Up to now, research …

Is a Trip to the Brightest Star Sirius on the Cards for Astronomers?

Breakthrough Starshot, announced last year, is basically the intention to fire lasers from Earth in an attempt to propel a tiny spacecraft up to our …

There’s no such thing as “mild depression”

In his memoir, <i>Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression</i>, writer Andrew Solomon makes a critical point about two models of depression, the categorical and dimensional.<p>The first sees depression “as an illness totally separate from other emotions, much as a stomach virus is totally different from acid …

Depression

Lyme Patients Are Bending The Old Rules Of Scientific Research, To The Dismay Of Some Scientists

Feeling neglected by traditional scientific research, thousands of chronic Lyme disease patients are turning to the internet to conduct a study of their own. Critics worry their data won’t be useful.<p>In late 2015, Lorraine Johnson was frustrated with what she felt was the slow progress of research …

A Massive Lake Of Molten Carbon The Size Of Mexico Was Just Discovered Under The US

A recent scientific discovery has drastically changed our view of the global carbon cycle and identified a new significant risk. Researchers have discovered a giant lake or reservoir made up of molten carbon sitting below the western US.<p>The molten carbon (primarily in the form of carbonate) …

Earth Science

Your face could reveal if you have a rare disease

The rarest disease in the world is ribose-5-phosphate isomerase deficiency. First diagnosed in 1999, it is caused by a combination of genetic …

Artificial Intelligence