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New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

Fox deny Leonardo DiCaprio’s character is raped by a bear in The Revenant

20th Century Fox have been forced to issue a statement denying that Leonardo DiCaprio’s character in The Revenant is raped by a bear.<p>The latest film …

Drawing

Man Dumped By Wife, Creates Hilarious Series With His Loyal Dog

On his 30th birthday, rather than celebrating Rafael Mantesso was left to pick up the pieces of a broken heart.<p>Of all the days to choose, that was …

Andromium Transforms Your Android Phone Into A Desktop Computer

Smart phones are truly the future of computing. Imagine being able to have a smart phone which also serves as your desktop PC when you’re at home, …

A Hidden Virus In Lakes Is Affecting Our Brains

Scientists at Johns Hopkins and the University of Nebraska have discovered an algae virus which is potentially affecting the mental abilities of …

Mystery of Earth's Water Origin Solved

Instead of arriving later by comet impact, Earth's waters have likely existed since our planet's birth.<p>The water that makes Earth a majestic blue marble was here from the time of our planet's birth, according to a new study of ancient meteorites, scientists reported Thursday.<p>Where do the oceans …

Astronomy

Hoverboards Are Now a Reality

Scientist trumps his own work three weeks after winning the Nobel Prize

If you'd just won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry, no-one would blame you if you took a quick trip to Disneyland, or at least a few days to catch up on <i>Orange is the New Black</i>. Eric Betzig, however, had other plans, since shortly after he was told he was receiving the accolade for revolutionizing the …

This Revolutionary New Reactor Could Change Civilization As We Know It

<b>The news:</b> For years, nuclear fusion has been the holy grail of alternative energy: Unlike fission, which splits atoms to create energy, fusion is the …

Energy

Researcher finds a way to mimic curves in space-time

Here on Earth, it's rather difficult to replicate curved space-time -- to get that kind of effect in nature, you'd have to get uncomfortably close to black holes and other distant space objects. However, researcher Nikodem Szpak may have found a way to simulate that bend without facing oblivion. …

New viruses 'killing amphibians' in Spain

<b>A deadly new disease has emerged that is wiping out amphibians, scientists report.</b><p>A number of viruses have been found in northern Spain that are killing frog, toad and newt species. Infected animals can suffer from ulcers on their skin and die from internal bleeding.<p>Researchers fear the strains, …

Weird Crystal Can Absorb All The Oxygen In A Room -- And Then Release It Later

This could potentially make fuel cells, space travel, and scuba diving a lot more efficient.<p>Researchers from the University of Southern Denmark say they’ve invented a crystal that pulls oxygen out of the air and even water. Apparently, just a spoonful of the stuff can suck up all the oxygen in a …

50 Years of Wildlife Photographer of the Year – in pictures

Natural History Museum’s new book released on Wednesday marks five decades of the WPY competition, celebrating the art of wildlife photography. Started in the 1960s, the 160 prize-winning and commended images represent 50 years of different times, styles and specialisms – showcasing some of the …

Create your own Moto X: Moto Maker now available in the UK

Motorola's new Moto X might not be sale in the UK yet, but that isn't stopping the company from letting customers create their own designs ahead of its release. Today, for the first time, Brits can get to grips with Moto Maker, Motorola's web-based customisation tool, allowing them to choose the …

CRAZY! MASSIVE OBJECT CAUGHT FEEDING OFF OF THE SUN'S ENERGY!

Paranormal