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This crime-predicting robot aims to patrol our streets by 2015

"What security 3.0 looks like: it's a human, it's robotics, and it's actual intelligence." <br />William Santana Li, CEO, Knightscope

Teens having less sex and are drinking and using drugs less often, study finds

The troubles with kids these days ... are not as common as they used to be. U.S. teens are having a lot less sex, they are drinking and using drugs less often, and they aren't smoking as much, according to a government survey of risky youth behaviors.<p>"I think you can call this the cautious …

Babies’ brains are wired to learn multiple languages at once

Any adult who has attempted to learn a foreign language can attest to how difficult and confusing it can be. So when a three-year-old growing up in a bilingual household inserts Spanish words into his English sentences, conventional wisdom assumes that he is confusing the two languages.<p>Research …

Pope slams culture of 'perfect' people shunning the disabled

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis scathingly decried the pursuit for perfect bodies on Sunday, saying such obsession leads to society hiding away the …

Orlando shooting survivors describe scenes of chaos

<b>(CNN) —</b> When it was all over and the first of the responders made their way through the cavernous nightclub, feet gingerly stepping over the bloody bodies sprawled all around, they called out, "If you're alive, raise your hand."<p>Around them, the unanswered cell phones of victims chirped incessantly …

Can 'super coral' save the Great Barrier Reef?

<b>As fears mount over the Great Barrier Reef's worst coral bleaching event in recorded history, biotechnologists in Australia are looking at ways to grow "super coral" that is more tolerant of global warming, writes Ian Lloyd Neubauer.</b><p>Heat-resistant coral is not an artificial construct. The mutation …

Scientists Have Found a Human Protein That Blocks Zika Replication And Prevents Cell Death

Yes!!<p>Scientists have finally figured out what Zika virus does to the human body, and it explains why its effects can be so devastating, but …

Replication

‘Star Wars’ John Boyega Takes Lead In ‘Pacific Rim’ Sequel

<b>EXCLUSIVE</b>: Legendary Pictures has set <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens star</i> John Boyega for the lead role for the second installment of its <i>Pacific Rim</i> …

Star Wars

A Simple Way to Feel Like You Have Way More Time

You don't need to juggle your schedule or prune your commitments. You just need to do this.<p>What if I told you the best and easiest way to start feeling like you have more time wasn't to investigate your priorities or trim your commitments, but instead to add one more small item to your to-do …

50 Unforgettable Photos of Muhammad Ali

The greatest of all time.<p>Muhammad Ali, born Cassius Clay in 1942, was arguably the greatest boxer of all time. Ali passed away Saturday at the age of 74. Here we take a look back at some of the most powerful, memorable, fascinating photos of him ever captured.

Banksy mural appears at primary school – with a letter from the artist himself

When pupils at Bridge Farm Primary School in Bristol returned from half term this week, they found a new mural decorating one of the walls - apparently painted by Banksy, the elusive street artist whose identity remains a closely guarded secret.<p>The 14ft painting of a child with a stick with a stick …

Turkey Just Sank An Entire Airbus Jet To Attract Tourists

Turkey has sunk small planes off its coast to create artificial reefs before, but on Saturday it went big — A300 Airbus jet big — in its latest move …

Seven-year-old Japanese boy abandoned in forest 'forgives' father as police say no neglect charges against parents

The Japanese father of a seven-year-old boy who was found alive nearly a week after he was left in a forest as punishment has said his son forgives him, as police said they would not be pursuing a neglect charge against the parents.<p>The disappearance of Yamato Tanooka from a forested roadside in …

Indiana man charged with murders referenced movie 'The Purge'

(Reuters) - An Indiana man charged with three counts of murder and a slew of other charges for a crime spree last month had referenced “The Purge,” a movie about a day where all crimes are legal, court records showed.<p>Jonathan Cruz, 19, is set to appear in court on Thursday for a hearing on 17 …

Prince’s Cause of Death: Opioid Overdose

<b>UPDATE:</b> Nearly two years after Prince’s death, a newly unsealed toxicology report reveals that the singer had an “exceedingly high” level of Fentanyl …

Bryan Singer Would Like to See Mystique Get Her Own X-Men Movie

Physicists discover a new form of light

Physicists from Trinity College Dublin's School of Physics and the CRANN Institute, Trinity College, have discovered a new form of light, which will …

Quantum Physics

Neuroscientists Have Recorded The Brain Activity of a Man at The Exact Moment He 'Saw God'

A serious case of epilepsy gave him a 'religious experience'.<p>Medical case reports are incredible things. Like real-life episodes of <i>House</i>, they offer …

Italian paramedic goes on trial accused of stealing Rolex from Sopranos actor James Gandolfini as he lay dying from a heart attack

An Italian paramedic has gone on trial accused of stealing a Rolex from the wrist of the Sopranos star James Gandolfini as he lay dying in a Rome hotel following a massive heart attack.<p>The ambulance stretcher-bearer was part of a team that rushed to the Boscolo Exedra Hotel in the Italian capital …

Mississippi school district ordered to desegregate

JACKSON, Miss. — A federal court has ordered the Cleveland, Miss., School District to merge its majority black secondary schools with historically white schools to end a five-decade legal battle to desegregate the city's schools.<p>U.S. District Judge Debra Brown rejected two alternatives the …

Baby Bison Euthanized After Tourists Put It In Their Car

Its mother rejected it because it smelled of human<p>The bison is our new national mammal, but that lofty designation doesn't save the species from the resounding stupidity of humans.<p>Last week, tourists at Yellowstone National Park saw a bison calf in the park. They got worried about it being alone, …

National Parks

Cheerios angers grieving fans with Prince 'tribute' tweet

Here's another lesson in the risks of social media marketing.<p>Cheerios maker General Mills (GIS) was forced to delete a Twitter tribute to Prince, after the singer's fans slammed the company and called the tweet tasteless.<p>Prince Rogers Nelson, known simply as Prince, died Thursday. He was found …

See Earth in stunning 4K from the ISS

Like 'Planet Earth' but really zoomed out.<p>Check out some of the most gorgeous footage ever caught of Earth. NASA astronauts have beamed down stunning 4K footage of our planet from the ISS using a RED Epic Dragon digital camera and posted it on their YouTube channel.<p>This isn't the first ultra-high …

Cinematography

Queen's Freddie Mercury: Voice explained by scientists

Anyone who’s ever heard a Queen song recognizes the power of Freddie Mercury’s voice. Those majestic, bombastic, rough-hewn vocals have had an …

Houston flood control efforts fall behind urban sprawl

HOUSTON (AP) — Flood control has long been a challenging issue in Houston, dating back to the city's infancy on the banks of the Buffalo Bayou when …

Explosion rocks Afghan capital Kabul

Insurgent group’s ‘spring offensive’ begins with one of its bloodiest ever attacks in Afghan capital<p>Dozens were killed and more than 300 injured on Tuesday in a Taliban suicide attack on the headquarters of an elite military unit in central Kabul, one of the group’s bloodiest ever attacks in the …

Thousands of radioactive boars are overrunning farmland in Fukushima

Nuclear catastrophe is always an unmitigated disaster. The only beneficiaries, albeit in a perverse fashion, are animals, which tend to flourish in areas humans evacuate. This has certainly been the case for wild boars around Fukushima, which have multiplied so rapidly, they've become a problem for …