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A new reptile-mammal discovered could rewrite history

Natural History

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

12 changes that could shake up the blockchain world in 2018

If there is one thing I have learned in the last two years in the cryptocurrency world, it’s that things change so quickly in this sector, it can humble anybody. Anyone who says he knows what he is talking about, doesn’t!<p>Still, it’s New Year’s Day, so what the heck? I’ll put my neck out there with …

Padmavati: Controversial film 'cleared by Indian censor board'

<b>India's film censor board has cleared the release of controversial Bollywood film Padmavati, reports say.</b><p>The film, which tells the story of a 14th Century Hindu queen and a Muslim ruler, has sparked nationwide protests by Hindu and caste groups.<p>However the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) …

The Most-Read WIRED Science Stories of 2017

Back at the start of the summer, WIRED science writer Megan Molteni dropped a bomb: "The Tick That Gives People Meat Allergies Is Spreading." The …

Hedge Funds

Hyperscale data centers reached over 390 worldwide in 2017

Hyperscale operators are defined as enormous companies like Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google that need to provide computing on a massive scale. You would think that there would be a limited number of this type of highly specialized data center, but recent research from Synergy Research found that …

Demystifying science: What is magnetic cooling?

Physicists at the University of Basel, Switzerland, have recently succeeded in cooling a nanoelectronic chip to a temperature lower than 3 …

Fire Ant Venom Could Be a Surprising New Treatment For Psoriasis

Not as painful as it sounds!<p>As many as 6 million Americans experience the pain and irritation of the skin condition psoriasis, who could now find …

Medical Research

There’s now a robot you can eat

Robots: It’s what’s for dinner.<p>Researchers from the Swiss federal polytechnic school in Lausanne presented a robot at last week’s International Conference on<br>Intelligent Robots and Systems in Canada that is made entirely of edible materials, IEEE Spectrum reported.<p>The robot is based on similar soft …

Comics icon Frank Miller on “Batman,” his career and Donald Trump

<b>Comic book writer Frank Miller attends the world premiere of "Suicide Squad" at the Beacon Theatre on Monday, Aug. 1, 2016, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP) (AP/Evan Agostini/DC Comics)</b><p>Creator of the “Dark Knight” comics on the lessons of his long career and our “exceptionally …

Comic Books

Prince Harry praises athletes for service as he helps kick off Invictus Games

The Invictus Games got off to a rollicking start Saturday as scores of war-wounded athletes marched or wheeled their way to thumping martial music, dazzling lights and supportive cheers into a downtown Toronto arena, where they heard Prince Harry praise them for the courage that had brought them to …

Liberal support holds despite tax change attacks

The Liberals have come under fire for their proposed changes to the tax system from the opposition, small business owners, doctors and even members …

We’re Just Going To Leave These Highly Alcoholic Drink Recipes Right Here…

No reason, just thought you might like a drink at noon on a Wednesday. Y’know, as one does.<p>Ingredients:<br>2 oz. Wild Turkey 101 Rye<br>1/2 oz. Suze<br>1/4 oz. Pierre Ferrand Dry Curacao<br>1 barspoon simple syrup<br>1 dash celery bitters<br>1 dash orange bitters<p>Directions:<br>Combine all ingredients in glass beaker. Pour …

Blockchain is empowering the future of insurance

Kevin Wang Contributor<p>Kevin Wang is with Plug and Play Insurance, the insurtech vertical at Plug and Play Tech Center, one the largest global technology innovation platforms. Plug and Play insurance is a leading insurance innovation platform that has recently launched in partnership with Munich Re, …