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Defense 2017 Highlights

A Different MiG<p>The updated MiG-35 multirole fighter for the Russian Air Force made its public debut in January, with manufacturer MiG unveiling an …

Don't Miss Your Chance to See a Rare Northern Lights Show Sunday Night

If you're accustomed to boring and casual Sunday nights watching Netflix, get ready for something a bit more enthralling happening tomorrow: The …

Northern Lights

Is Cristiano Ronaldo's girlfriend pregnant? Here's what the Real Madrid star's mother has to say

Real Madrid forward sparked baby rumours with a romantic Instagram picture of his girlfriend.<p>Cristiano Ronaldo's stunning picture with his model …

Scientists finally have a decent guess as to why Earth exists

Earth is a pretty nifty place. I mean, I’ve spent my entire life here and I’m guessing you have, too, and there’s plenty to see and do, but why is it …

Astronomy

Did this other human species overlap with our ancestors? - Futurity

A new species, Homo naledi, may have survived for as long as 2 million years alongside other species of early humans in Africa, say researchers.

Italy seizes huge drugs haul intended for Isil fighters in Libya

Italian authorities seized a huge quantity of drugs that were allegedly destined for Islamic State fighters in Libya, who use them to dull pain and suppress fatigue.<p>The shipment, which was intercepted in Genoa, consisted of 37 million tablets of Tramadol, a pain-killer reportedly used by ISIL …

Real Madrid Transfer News: Kylian Mbappe Signing Could End David De Gea Chase

Real Madrid's proposed capture of Monaco wonderkid Kylian Mbappe could scupper the transfer of goalkeeper David De Gea from Manchester United.<p>According to <i>Marca</i> (h/t Jack Wilson of the <i>Express</i>), Mbappe's expected price of more than £70 million will mean there will not be the funds available to sign …

Soccer

Mars may not have been born alongside the other rocky planets

Mars formed farther away from the sun than its present-day orbit, not near the other terrestrial planets, new research suggests.

He's coming for you, Cristiano! Messi set to equal Ronaldo's European Golden Shoe record

The Portuguese has won the prize on four occasions, but is way behind the Argentine this term as the Barcelona forward closes in on a fourth award<p><b>ANALYSIS</b><p>Lionel Messi and Barcelona may be out of the Champions League, but the Argentine forward leads the scoring charts in La Liga and is set to close …

Soccer

The sound of a spacecraft passing between Saturn and its rings is straight out of 'Alien'

On April 26, NASA's Cassini spacecraft shot between Saturn and its innermost ring, going where no human-made object has gone before.<p>Cassini has …

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 …

Microbiology

Why this British woman is fighting to save African lions from extinction

Africa’s lion population is agonisingly low. In Tanzania, Amy Dickman, a Devon-born conservation biologist, is working to help local tribes live in harmony with these wild beasts, and to save them from all-too-possible extinction.<p>Amy Dickman has always been fascinated by big cats, and as a student, …

This is what Pangea would look like with our current international borders

240 million years ago, Earth did not have seven continents (or eight if you count Zealandia), but one supercontinent called Pangea, which was …

Prehistoric human DNA is found in caves without bones in 'enormous scientific breakthrough'

International scientists have uncovered prehistoric human DNA of two extinct human relatives - the Neanderthals, and the Denisovans- from caves without bones, an advance that could shed new light on human history and evolution.<p>The technique could be valuable for reconstructing human evolutionary …

Anthropology

'They are driving us mad': Donald Trump's visit to Taormina in Sicily for G7 summit creating 'security nightmare'

Donald Trump's visit to Sicily's Taormina for the G7 summit is a "security nightmare" and it's reportedly driving Italian authorities "mad".<p>Taormina's roads are too narrow and bendy for the US president's car and his motorcade longer than the distances it would have to cover during the summit, …

Mystery gold sovereign hoard found in piano declared to be treasure

A hoard of more than 900 gold sovereigns found hidden in a donated school piano has officially been declared as treasure as the coins’ original owner and the reasons for them being so covertly stashed still remains a mystery.<p>Piano technician Martin Backhouse, 61, was astonished to discover the …

Archaeology

Navy SEAL team behind Osama bin Laden’s death is plotting to ‘incapacitate’ Kim Jong Un

The team of Navy SEALS behind the death of Osama bin Laden are allegedly plotting to remove Kim Jong-un from power, it has been revealed.<p>According to …

Mum disgusted as son is banned from school trips despite ‘natural blond dye’

<b>A straight-A pupil with 100% attendance has been banned from school trips – because he dyed his hair.</b><p>Bradley Hewitt, 10, changed the colour of his …

Scientists to uncover the mysteries of 'Dark Energy', and whether it even exists at all

Scientists might be about to uncover one of the universe's biggest mysteries.<p>A new experiment looks to use gravitational waves – tiny ripples in the …

Trump says US safe from North Korean nuclear strike – no thanks to China

Donald Trump has said no North Korean nuclear bomb will reach the US mainland, a day after the regime in Pyongyang claimed it was close to test-launching an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).<p>The president-elect – who has yet to articulate his incoming administration’s approach to North …

North Korea

President Obama marks 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama marked the 75th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on Wednesday by honoring those who gave their lives that day.<p>"Over 2,400 American patriots lost their lives in the attack on Pearl Harbor -- military and civilian, men, women and children," Obama said …

Pearl Harbor

Rare Photos of Brazilian Tribe Spur Pleas to Protect It

Indigenous leaders and rights groups say illegal gold prospectors pose a mortal threat to a group of uncontacted Yanomami Indians.<p>Spectacular new images of an uncontacted indigenous village in Brazil are stirring pleas from tribal leaders and rights advocates for government intervention to protect …