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Mind-Blowing New Theory Connects Black Holes, Dark Matter, and Gravitational Waves

The past few years have been incredible for physics discoveries. Scientists spotted the Higgs boson, a particle they’d been hunting for almost 50 …

US Says Russia Tested Illegal Cruise Missile

The Cold War treaty, ratified in 1988, was designed to eliminate ground-launched cruise missiles with ranges of 500 to 5,500 km (310 to 3,400 miles).<p>Senior American officials told The New York Times that Russia tested a prohibited ground-launched cruise missile.<p>"The United States has determined …

Lavazza Has Built A Coffee Machine For The ISS

The ISS will have its own 'Space Cafe' after Italian coffee brand Lavazza unveiled the 'ISSpresso', the first coffee machine built specifically for …

8 Sensational Female Murderers from History

When someone tells you that female murderers are rare, keep in mind that means “relatively” rare, as in less common than male murderers. It also …

Is this procedure the first step toward genetic engineering?

A new piece in <i>The New York Times Magazine</i> looks at the growing controversy surrounding three-parent fertilization. The procedure introduces a donor's cytoplasm into the mother's egg, potentially adding a third parent's genetic data to the child, but effectively treating mitochondrial disorders and …

How Heavy Are the Biggest Waves in the Ocean?

If you're an adrenaline junkie, or just like to watch people do INSANE things on YouTube, you've probably heard of Garrett McNamara and his world-record setting ride of a 100ft wave. That's about the size of a ten story building. The wave, however, might weigh even more.<p>McNamara makes it look easy. …

Brazil's Catholic Church Reprimands World Cup Organizers For Favoring Stadiums Over The Poor

(Reuters) - Pope Francis may be a die-hard soccer fan, but the Catholic church has given Brazil's World Cup organizers a "red card" for spending billions of dollars on stadiums while failing to improve the country's notoriously poor public services.<p>In a red card-shaped brochure distributed this …

New Mii Fighter Details for Smash Bros. 3DS, Wii U - IGN Video

IGN recaps this week's Smash Bros. photos from Miiverse. Check out all the latest details.

Why Valve wants a Dota 2 pro to compete at The International, despite his team's concerns

Valve explained its decision to have a professional <i>Dota 2</i> player compete in the upcoming The International tournament, despite concerns from his team, London-headquartered Fnatic, that mental health issues could impact his play and well-being.<p>In a series of emails between Valve and team Fnatic's …

Can an Artist Use Video Games to Answer Life’s Biggest Questions?

In the ongoing debate about whether or not video games can be art, there’s little doubt as to where Jonathan Blow stands on the issue. He first …

New sengi species is related to an elephant, but small as a mouse

It may look like a mouse, but it's actually related to an elephant. Meet the adorable Etendeka round-eared sengi, a newly discovered species of "elephant shrew" that lives in an isolated part of Namibia.<p>Known formally as <i>Macroscelides micus</i>, this diminutive sengi sports pinkish skin underneath its …