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Computer scientist uncovers clue to deciphering one of the most mysterious books in the world

“She made recommendations to the priest …”<p>And that, mysteriously, is the start of an enigmatic medieval book that has baffled experts for generations …

US nuke waste repository in New Mexico will get more space

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Workers are expected to begin mining operations at the U.S. nuclear waste dump in New Mexico for the first time in three …

New Mexico

Tanker carrying over 1,000 tons of fuel raises anchor, spears torpedo

A tanker crew made a startling find when they raised their ship’s anchor off England’s South Coast last week – an old unexploded torpedo.<p>The anchor’s fluke had pierced the torpedo as it landed on the seabed, and then dragged it up from a depth of about 49 feet.<p>Extremely corroded, the British-made …

Desert discovery: Lost temple of Ramses II uncovered by archaeologists

Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered the remains of an ancient temple belonging to King Ramses II.<p>Egypt’s Ministry of Antiquities says that the discovery was made by an Egyptian-Czech mission in the village of Abusir southwest of Cairo. The excavation site is near the famous step pyramid of …

Tragic Titanic letter surfaces: Victim's sea-stained note up for auction

An extremely rare sea-stained letter recovered from the body of a Titanic victim will be auctioned in the U.K. on Saturday.<p>The letter was written on embossed Titanic stationery by First Class passenger Alexander Oskar Holverson to his mother on April 13, 1912 when the ship had embarked on her …

You Can See Through Jennifer Lawrence’s Sheer Dior Dress in Flattering Places

As the face of Dior, Jennifer Lawrence has a duty to elevate the brand in ways no other celebrities have before, and she does exactly that whenever …

Bitcoin is back above $4,500 for the first time in a month

LONDON — Bitcoin is at a one month high against the dollar on Sunday as it continues to rise.<p>Bitcoin is up 2.3% to $4,538.90 at 3.30 p.m. BST (10.30 a.m. ET):<p>It marks the first time bitcoin has been above $4,500 since early September and continues a rally that began on Thursday.<p>Commenting on the …

Cryptocurrency

Vintage Photos Reveal What America Looked Like Before Pollution Was Regulated

We've come a long way.<p>The Trump administration plans to try to repeal the Clean Power Plan, the Obama administration's main initiative to fight …

Pesticides

RANKED: The 17 best dystopian movies of all time

Denis Villeneuve's new addition to Ridley Scott's "Blade Runner" is already being hailed as a visually captivating sci-fi masterpiece by critics.<p>As the "Blade Runner 2049" hype intensifies, you might want to check out some other films with heavy dystopian themes. So we made a list of the best</b> …

Blade Runner

A neuroscientist who studies decision-making reveals the 6 most important choices you can make

Turns out, humans are pretty lousy decision-makers. We fall victim to bias, let emotions cloud our judgment, and tire of making choices pretty quickly.<p>But Cerf has also learned that making a handful of really smart choices at the right moment can eliminate the need to make hundreds of smaller, …

Outsourcing

Sex robot molested, destroyed at electronics show

The past year has seen a proliferation of sex robots, with plenty of accompanying controversy.<p><i>Robots, drones, flying cars? How Americans feel about</i> …

Robots

The Moon is about to do something it only does once every 28 years

The total solar eclipse that occurred this summer drew incredible excitement from even casual sky gazers, but our moon is about to perform a feat …

The Nuada smart glove gives your hand bionic powers

In the future, said Andy Warhol, everyone will be bionic for fifteen minutes. I’m paraphrasing, but it looks like a Portuguese company called Nuada is about to give us that opportunity. Created by Filipe Quinaz and Vitor Crespo, the seed-funded company pitched on our Disrupt stage and showed us one …

The Deuce: Porn, nostalgia and late capitalism

“Gritty” and “authentic” — these words of praise are now commonplace when discussing the television dramas of David Simon. And no less so with <i>The</i> …

Mind-Altering Cat Parasite Just Got Linked to a Whole Lot of Neurological Disorders

"This study is a paradigm shifter."<p>The brain-dwelling parasite <i>Toxoplasma gondii</i> is estimated to be hosted by at least 2 billion people around the …

There's an Insane Volcano Tree-House Loft in Hawaii — and You Can Stay in It!

A gorgeous rental in Hawaii? We're already sold — but add "tree house," "loft," and "volcano" on top of it, and it's game over. The genuine tree …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Apple reportedly scaled back its car project as the company was unsure what exactly an "Apple Car" should be.</b> The team is now reportedly working to test its self-driving technology on existing vehicles.<p><b>2. Popular weather app AccuWeather reportedly sent its users' location data to a monetization</b> …

Headphones

Airport worker punches EasyJet passenger

A Nice, France airport worker has been suspended after punching a passenger holding a baby.

Google’s smart feed digs up content based on your interests

Google is making its flagship search product more personal with a revised feed that the company launched today. The updated feed — a lineup of cards personalized to each user’s interests — will first appear on iOS and Android, before expanding to other platforms.<p>Users’ feeds are based on each …

Astronomers Find New Evidence for Existence of Planet Nine

A planet the size of Neptune, orbiting more than 20 times farther out than Pluto.<p>Two astronomers believe they have new evidence to support the existence of the elusive Planet Nine, a hypothetical planet in the far reaches of the solar system beyond Pluto. If it exists, Planet Nine would be about …

China starts 200-day simulation of living on another planet

The US definitely doesn't have a monopoly on long-term simulations of living on another planet. Four university students in Beijing have begun a 200-day isolation experiment, Lunar Palace 365 (why not Lunar Palace 200?), where they'll live solely on the resources they would have on the Moon or …

Space

Two children doused with gas and set on fire — likely by another child police say is too young to charge

LA RONGE, Sask. — An emergency official says two children were injured in northern Saskatchewan when they were doused with gasoline and set on fire, …

Canada

A Big, Sparkly Secret That'll Change the Way You Bake Cakes

Grease and flour is the go-to method for preparing cake pans, but something about it always rubbed me the wrong way. Too little and the cake clings. Too much and the cake develops a pasty exterior.<p>Then, one of my friends (also a baker), let me in on a little secret: <b>You can grease and sugar …

A Dark Mystery: How Black Holes May Have Created Dark Matter

Science loves dark matter, even though nobody could tell for sure what exactly dark matter is. Even normal persons did hear about it and there are so …

Halifax medical student committed murder in bid to lessen debt load: Crown

Halifax medical student William Sandeson lured Taylor Samson to his apartment and shot him in the back of the head during a drug deal as part of a scheme to alleviate his debt, a Crown lawyer argued Tuesday.<p>Sandeson is charged with the first-degree murder of Samson, a 22-year-old Dalhousie …

Protective mama bear and her three cubs cut off access to Dracula’s castle in Romania

BUCHAREST, Romania — Danger lurks at Dracula’s castle.<p>Romanian authorities have closed a 13th-century fortress connected to Vlad the Impaler after a …

European Travel

A new device can clean polluted air and turn it into hydrogen energy

A team of Belgian researchers has developed a device that will remove pollutants from the air and convert them into simple hydrogen — using sunlight, nanoparticles and a photoelectric chemical membrane.<p>The project was conceived and developed by two sets of researchers working on related issues, …

Everything About Selena Gomez's Sheer Dress Will Leave You Blushing

After stepping out in a slip dress the other night, Selena Gomez opted for yet another sexy look heading to dinner with The Weeknd while in New York. The songstress wore an LBD by designer Alexandre Vauthier that featured a silver sequined strap and a side slit.<p>The black dress was designed with a …

Women's Fashion

300,000-year-old skulls that look shockingly like ours could rewrite the human origin story

But new evidence outlined in two papers published in the journal Nature challenges that hypothesis. Instead, the authors describe recently discovered remains that suggest the first Homo sapiens showed up more than 100,000 years earlier than we thought in a place many experts didn't suspect.<p>The …

Anthropology

Selena Gomez Can't Hide Her Love for The Weeknd — or Cheesecake — During an N.Y.C. Date Night

Selena Gomez can’t keep her hands to herself around boyfriend The Weeknd.<p>The couple turned The Weeknd (né Abel Tesfaye)’s concert at the Barclays …

Met Gala