Emma Barnes

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Why it’s easy to make an innocent person confess

The show begins with footage from a real criminal case, where a man named Steven Avery is released after spending 18 years in prison for a sex crime which he did not commit.<p>Shortly after his release, Steven Avery finds himself in a new turmoil of accusations that implicate him in the murder of …

The Closest Star System To Ours Doesn't Have Any Planets (Yet), After All

If you had looked to the skies just 25 years ago, you’d only be able to wonder about planets around other stars. “They must be there,” you’d reason, “since there’s no way our Solar System is unique in all the galaxy.” But where’s the proof? As the case always is in science, it’s in the data you …

Universe

7 potential doomsday scenarios and the tech that will make them possible

The tech-pocalypse<p>It's best not to put too much stock in doomsday theories. There are probably thousands of freak phenomena that, at any second, …

Singularity

Exploring The 'Universe' In A Video Game

Who doesn't want to play God — to have the feeling of creating new worlds with the push of a button? (Although gods presumably don't need buttons to create worlds.)<p>This is the promise of No Man's Sky, a new game designed by Sean Murray and his team from Hello Studios. The game is to be released on …

6 surprising foods that are messing with your sleep

You <i>know</i> that having a double-shot latte after 4 p.m. or plowing through too much sugary dessert will keep you from snagging a solid 8 hours of z's. What you probably don't realize is that there are a number of nutritious foods—ones that doctors and dietitians agree are part of a healthy, varied …

Doctors Want To Pull Drug Ads From TV And Magazines

The largest doctor group in the U.S. is calling for a ban on direct-to-consumer marketing for prescription drugs and medical devices.<p>You can't watch TV for long before seeing a commercial for a big pharma drug (with its comically long list of side effects). But the biggest medical organization in …