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Bug Experts Finally Explain Why Insects Love Video Game Consoles

Gaming has a literal bug problem. Go to Reddit or YouTube and you’ll see a number of posts from gamers talking about the creepy-crawlies that have …

North Carolina State University
Science Fiction

The Arctic Is Rapidly Turning Green, and It’s a Serious Problem

article<p>Futurism<p>Science<p>https://go.newsfusion.com/science-news/item/4824892<p>A story about Science from Futurism, as featured in Newsfusion's Science …

Retired German man solves one of world's most complex maths problem with 'simple proof'

A retired German man has found the proof to a complex geometry and probability problem that experts have tried to solve for decades, only for his …

Make News Better

Each app has its own community of people who gathered around a topic they are passionate about.<p>Post links, polls or ask questions to create a …

Fusion reactor endurance record hints at our energy future

Wondering why a fusion reactor isn't powering your home right now? There are numerous reasons, but one of the biggest is simply keeping the necessary super-hot plasma in an ideal state for energy generation -- it doesn't last that way for long. South Korea, however, just edged closer to that goal. …

So you want to build a Death Star? Here's how to get started

I’m very excited about seeing Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, which tells the tale summarised in the original Star Wars’ opening crawl. This is the …

Ammonia Has Been Detected in Earth's Lower Atmosphere For The First Time

There's no escaping it.<p>For the first time, scientists have detected trace amounts of ammonia in the upper troposphere - the lowest of Earth's …

Climate Change

Something's Made Apollo Astronauts Up to 5 Times More Likely to Die From Heart Disease

The effects of deep space.<p>It’s been almost half a century since we first sent human beings to the Moon and yet we’re still sorting out the effects of …

Space Exploration

European VCs are going to make flying cars a reality

Planting a flag in Europe for the development of the kind of “deep technology” companies that have long been the bread and butter of Silicon Valley, the European venture firm Atomico has invested 10 million euros in the vertical take-off and landing plane developer, Lilium Aviation.<p>The roughly …

Venture Capital

Weather Channel Brutally Owns Breitbart

The Weather Channel has been known to publish rubbish articles like “Woman Hit By Waves During Selfie” and “Before the Bikini: Vintage Beach Photos.” …

You’ve probably been tricked by fake news and don’t know it

If you spent Thanksgiving trying in vain to convince relatives that the Pope didn’t really endorse Donald Trump or that Hillary Clinton didn’t sell …

Fake News

Why is a blue cloud appearing over Antarctica?

Noctilucent, or night-glowing, clouds appear over the South Pole each year. This year they arrived much earlier than usual, puzzling scientists.<p>The …

Astronomy
Time Management
Time Management

We Finally Know How The 'Mind-Altering' Cat Parasite Controls Our Immune Response

1 in 2 people are infected.<p>Up to 50 percent of global population is infected by the 'cat parasite' <i>Toxoplasma gondii,</i> and in some areas, the infection …

Immune System

New magnetic field theory gets us closer to nuclear fusion

Researchers from the US Department of Energy (DoE) and Princeton University have developed a new theory on plasma that could help scientists figure out solar flares and fusion power. Most fusion research is focused on "magnetic confinement" reactors that use powerful magnets to fuse hydrogen plasma …

It Is Time to Discard Dark Matter

According to mainstream researchers, the vast majority of the matter in the Universe is invisible: it consists of dark-matter particles that do not …

OCD Therapy: What You Need to Know

<b>Obsessive-compulsive disorder is a treatable condition. There are several methods of therapy that relieve its symptoms to a level that most people</b> …

Those Martian settlements sound great, but something important is missing | Ars Technica

The Red Planet needs environmental scientists.<p>While Elon Musk's recent speech about the glories of Martian colonies is still echoing in our ears, we …

Russia launches massive nuclear war training exercise with '40 million people'

The Russian government has launched a nationwide civil defence training exercise to ensure the country is properly prepared in the event of a …

Here's Why Hawaiian Is Weighing Passengers Before Boarding A Boeing 767

<i>Update: Here’s an explanation from Hawaiian Airlines about why they’ve been doing this.</i><p>If you’ve taken enough flights on regional jets or props, you …

Aviation

Scientists Just Figured Out Where a Massive Chunk of Earth's Crust Disappeared To

The fallout from the biggest continental clash in Earth's history.<p>Some 60 million years ago, what's thought to be the largest continental collision …

Earth Science

"Tabby's Star" Keeps Getting Stranger

The more scientists learn about "Tabby's Star," the more mysterious the bizarre object gets.<p>Newly analyzed observations by NASA's planet-hunting …

Aliens

Air Force pilot dies while ejecting from his fighter jet

An Israeli Air Force pilot was killed Wednesday after ejecting from his F-16 fighter jet while attempting to land at the Ramon air base in southern …

Why can some people study as they listen to music, while others can't?

<b>As the academic year gets under way, students will be returning to their work. But while some can happily crank out an essay against the backdrop of their favourite tunes, others look on bemused - wondering how intense concentration can be combined with the apparent distraction of music.</b><p>So why is …

Study Skills

5 Crucial but Subtle Signs of Abuse in Relationships

Isolating a partner from others, "gaslighting" them, and more.<p>We often think about domestic violence in its physical forms, but emotional and …

Domestic Violence

Snowden 2.0: NSA contractor arrested for stealing malware

The FBI "secretly arrested” a National Security Agency contractor on suspicion of stealing and revealing malware the NSA used to hack foreign …

World War Three will be 'extremely lethal': US Army bosses prediction for terrifying war with Russia or China

With tensions high over Syria and increasing attacks from terrorists, the threat of war is never far away.<p>And now, US military bosses have revealed …

Russia suspends nuclear agreement, ends uranium research pact with United States | Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia further curtailed its cooperation with the United States in nuclear energy on Wednesday, suspending a research agreement and terminating one on uranium conversion, two days after the Kremlin shelved a plutonium pact with Washington.<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers …

Russia