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Here's Everything Science Knows So Far About The Origins of Humans

The story evolves every year.<p>The question of where we humans come from is one many people ask, and the answer is getting more complicated as new …

Evolution

Emmanuel Macron says China's new 'Silk Road' cannot be one-way, as he gives Xi Jinping a horse on first visit

French President Emmanuel Macron sought to align Europe with China’s signature $1 trillion investment project on Monday, as Theresa May prepares to visit Beijing to forge closer economic ties for the UK.<p>Mr Macron made his comments as he began a three-day visit to China in the city of Xian, the …

Red kite

Graham Telford captured this image of a red kite on a cold December morning in Towton in Yorkshire, England.<p>Graham in the U.K. took this photo on …

How Humans Use 'Strategic Ignorance' When Facts Get In The Way

Social science research explores how our minds push away information that gets in the way of our feelings and desires.

GoPro bravely sacrifices itself to capture first-person view of being devoured by lava

Not many people have been swallowed up by lava and survived — in fact, the number has to be somewhere around zero, if I had to guess — and the same …

Videography

A scientist trained AI to come up with Halloween costume ideas, and the results are fascinating

It's hard coming up with clever new Halloween costume ideas, so why do all the work yourself?<p>Research scientist Janelle Shane decided to enlist her computer to help with the annual task, and she's built a first-of-its-kind neural network that can spit out brand-new Halloween costume ideas.<p>First, …

Halloween Costume

Deaf clan takes down Destiny 2’s Leviathan raid with ingenuity and determination

Signals in-game and a chat app help bring down Calus<p>An 11-member <i>Destiny</i> <i>2</i> clan of deaf gamers has triumphed over Calus, the final boss in the game’s Leviathan raid. <i>Destiny 2</i> players know much much in-game communication this requires, so this is quite a feat indeed.<p>The clan, deaferroralwaysfamous, …

Saudi Arabia grants citizenship to robot Sophia

Saudi Arabia claims to be the first country to have granted citizenship to a robot. But the decision has garnered mockery from social media users as …

King Abdullah

NASA Just Discovered a Huge, Twisted Magnetic Tail Hidden Behind Mars

The only one of its kind in the Solar System.<p>NASA has found an invisible, twisted magnetic tail trailing behind Mars as it orbits the Sun, caused by …

Astronomy

A Woman Has Suffered a Clinical Broken Heart After The Death of Her Dog

Heartbreak can be deadly.<p>Joanie Simpson woke early one morning with a terrible backache. Her chest started hurting when she turned over.<p>Within 20 …

Pets

Caught In the Act! Five Black Hole Couples Found Merging (Videos)

Astronomers have pinpointed five pairs of merging black holes using three different space- and ground-based instruments and two sky surveys.<p>A new …

This year's 11 most important innovations in engineering

Megan Loper<p>Technology<p>From one-rail roller coasters to a fax machine for DNA, these are modern marvels of industry and design.<p><i>This article is a segment of 2017's Best of What's New list. For the complete tabulation of the year's most transformative products and discoveries, head right this way.</i><p>A fax …

Can AI detect homosexuality from a facial image? And should it?

A study published late last week from two Stanford researchers has caused shockwaves around the world. The duo reportedly developed a neural network …

LGBTQI

Popular Paris park now allowing nudists to frolic in special section

France has long been a country known for its sexual permissiveness, with some U.S. visitors in particular ruffling at the sight of its many nude beaches.<p>But now, the trend of being naked outdoors will now be extended to part of the Bois de Vincennes park in Paris, with a clothing optional area for …

France

Watch a Genetically Modified Cyborg Dragonfly Take Flight For The First Time

Earlier this year, we learned about DragonflEye, a project from biomedical solutions company Draper that aims to turn dragonflies into genetically …

Millennials are killing chains like Buffalo Wild Wings and Applebee's

Brands such as TGI Fridays, Ruby Tuesday, and Applebee's have faced sales slumps and dozens of restaurant closures, as casual-dining chains have struggled to attract customers and increase sales.<p>"Casual-dining restaurants face a uniquely challenging market today," Buffalo Wild Wings CEO Sally Smith …

Hospitality

Millennials are About to Get their Very Own Airline

Oh Millennials. We're the self-deprecating, sarcastic, and Insta-famous generation that's nothing like the last, and apparently, big-name companies …

Fox News hosts upset Wonder Woman isn't American enough

Fox News might need to check Wonder Woman’s birth certificate.<p><i>Wonder Woman</i> has scored a hero’s welcome from critics, considering at one point, it …

Construction

This one-of-a-kind rocket is designed to reach space in just 5 minutes

This rocket is about to change space travel. The Haas 2CA rocket is designed by the ARCA Space Corporation. It's set to be the cheapest rocket of its kind, and could get to space faster and cheaper than similar rockets, today.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Space Exploration

Black Hole "Images" Could Throw Modern Physics Into Disarray

What truths does Sagittarius A* hold?<p>By on<p>Filed Under Physics & Quantum Mechanics<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by …

NASA Funds 22 Wild Sci-Fi Technologies

The early-stage projects include ideas like a fusion propulsion engine and a system to tether hardware to Mars's moon Phobos.<p>NASA is a pretty forward thinking bunch. Beyond developing technologies for the next decade that could take us back to the moon or detect signals from the ancient universe, …

Space Exploration

Scientists Found a Good Use for Surplus Sperm

A team of German scientists were wondering how to deliver medications into the female reproductive tract and realized, hey, why come up with …