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Physicists Warming Up the LHC Accidentally Create a Rainbow Universe — NOVA Next | PBS

After two years of extensive upgrades, the Large Hadron Collider was warming up on March 21 for another round of experiments when a circuit …

Physics

Meet Little Foot - the 3.7 million-year-old human ancestor

Scientists say a new dating technique suggests that a human ancestor whose fossils were found in a South African cave lived about 3.7 million years ago<p>Scientists have said a sophisticated new dating technique shows that Little Foot, an important fossil of an early human forerunner unearthed in the …

Evolution

China is not going to let North Korea into its new Asian development bank

North Korea very much would like to join that development bank.<p>China's response? No way.<p>According to EmergingMarkets.org, China rejected North Korea's proposal to join the development bank after the latter country would not provide sufficient evidence of the state of its finances.<p>North Korea has …

Did dark matter cause mass extinctions? Asteroids, volcanoes, and the end of the dinosaurs and trilobites.

The history of life on Earth is marked by occasional mass extinctions, events wiping out huge numbers of species. The most famous of these killed off …

US, Ukraine To Conduct Observation Flight Over Russia Under Open Skies Treaty

The inspectors of the United States and Ukraine will conduct observation flight over Russia and Belarus under the Treaty on Open Skies this week, …

Giant Alien Planet Has 4 Suns in Its Sky

Planets with four suns in their sky may be more common than previously thought, a new study suggests.<p>Astronomers have spotted a fourth star in a …

Star Wars planets like Tatooine could be common in universe

Previously scientists believed that only gas-giants could circle binary star systems but a new study suggests that many Earth-like planets could have two Suns<p>The image of Luke Skywalker staring at the double sunset of Tatooine captured the imagination of millions of cinemagoers.<p>But astrophysicists …

State Attorneys Tell Supreme Court That Gay People Are Too Powerful To Have Equal Rights

Gay Americans simply have too much political power to be afforded equal rights under the Constitution, according to a brief filed by the state of …

LGBTQI

The robot from Ex Machina is now a personal assistant on LinkedIn

The marketing campaign for South by Southwest darling <i>Ex Machina</i> continues to be both brilliant and bizarre. Ahead of the film's April 10th release, <i>Adweek</i> discovered that Ava, the film's gynoid, has seemingly created a LinkedIn profile advertising herself as a personal assistant.<p>The profile is the …

Independent Film

New DNA Tech: Creating Unicorns and Curing Cancer for Real?

We have the earth-shattering technology in our hands—but even its inventors worry about its awesome power to alter our genetic future.<p><i>“We have within</i> …

Genetics

Another Flying Saucer Spotted on the Surface of Mars

The surface of Mars is starting to look like a flying saucer junkyard as yet another dish-shaped craft has been spotted in an image taken by the Mars …

Does Iran Have Secret Nukes in North Korea?

Washington’s nuclear deal with Tehran depends on aggressive inspections inside Iran. But the mullahs may well have a secret program outside their …

Did Elusive Dark Matter Trigger Global Mass Extinctions and Doom the Dinosaurs?

Associations between unseen forces in space and terrific cataclysms on Earth are being made by scientists who hypothesize that dark matter might be …

'Saudi war in Yemen is on behalf of US'

<b>Saudi Arabia has launched a proxy war in Yemen on behalf of the United States to install a Western puppet regime in the country, says a former</b> …

WATCH: Enormous 8 Foot 6 Tall Sasquatch Caught On Camera!

I WANT to believe him. What it would mean if his footage is fact would be reality changing for the entire world. But, just because one proves this …

Where the U.S. falls on both sides of the Middle East religious divide

The United States is always somehow involved in the Middle East.<p>But these days, it's even more complicated than usual with America finding itself on …

Russia’s oligarchs head for London as rouble collapses

Some of Russia's wealthiest individuals are looking to leave the country for London and Switzerland as the economy faces a sharp recession<p>Russia’s richest and most powerful are set to leave in droves, seeking to avoid a tax squeeze and the fallout from the country's economic crisis.<p>The majority of …

Giant UFO Flying Saucer Discovered On NASA Mars Orbiter Photo – UFO Abandoned On Rugged Mars Terrain

Mars anomaly hunters have discovered a giant UFO flying saucer abandoned on rugged Mars terrain. The latest UFO find on the Red Planet was reported …

WATCH: What Is Quantum Theory

The subject of Quantum Theory is a very complex physics concept that only the very intelligent and educated can even begin to understand. This is a …

Bizarre Asteroid with Six Tails Spotted by Hubble Telescope (Photos)

Astronomers have spotted a never-before-seen phenomenon in our solar system's asteroid belt: a space rock with six tails, spewing dust from its …

Astronomy

Russians and NASA Discuss Building a New Space Station

Space Station

Could An Asteroid Impact Knock The Moon Into Earth? [Video]

Sounds crazy, but hear us out in our latest episode of Ask Us Anything<p>Admit it: You've looked up at the sky and pondered the immense power of stuff in space. Those tiny twinkling stars are actually burning masses of nuclear fusion. Those shooting stars are potentially city-destroying meteorites. …

America Loses No Matter Who Wins the Next Great Middle East War

It’s a potentially apocalyptic fight between some of the closest U.S. allies and the country America is desperately trying to court. Will Washington …

Iran ramps up sea power while negotiating nukes with West

While the U.S. haggles with Iran over nuclear weapons, the Islamic Republic is aggressively building up a navy -- a move that has regional neighbors concerned.<p>The focus on Tehran's nuclear weapons capabilities could be a mistake, if it comes at the exclusion of addressing the seafaring capabilities …

Military

Iran’s Assassins in Berlin

The determination of the prosecutor, the press, and the Iranian exile community made all the difference in Germany, where the courts ruled against …

Nigerian military claims it destroyed Boko Haram HQ, killing several fighters

Nigeria's military claims it has destroyed the headquarters of Boko Haram in Gwoza, a town in northeast Nigeria. It was not possible to verify Friday's victory that comes the day before critical presidential elections.<p>The official Twitter account of the Nigerian Defense Headquarters announced …

Africa

Syria's Assad says open to dialogue with US

America still wants a negotiated political settlement to Syria's civil war that excludes the president<p>Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is open to having a dialogue with the United States, but there can be no "pressuring of the sovereignty" of his country, he said in an excerpt of an interview with …

Chechen leader threatens to send weapons to Mexico if U.S. arms Ukraine; Kremlin disavows him | Fox News

A day after the U.S. House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly in favor of sending arms to the Ukraine to help in its conflict with neighboring Russia, the parliament of the Russian republic of Chechnya has threatened to send weapons to Mexico if the U.S. goes ahead with the shipment.<p>Chechnya's …

Russia

Crimea will place nuclear weapons on its territory on President’s orders - official

“<i>If such an order comes from our commander-in-chief, we are going to support it</i>,” Aksyonov said in an interview with the Sputnik news agency.<p>He added …

'Star Trek' Tale Of Parallel Universe To Come True? Large Hadron Collider Would Soon Prove Its Existence

Galaxy (Photo : REUTERS)<p>There might soon be proof that parallel universe does exist after all, according to the latest report by the Escapist …

Physics