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Can a human being live longer than 120 years?

A human cell can divide roughly 50 times before it dies out. It's called the Hayflick limit, and it's become a real headache for the anti-aging science. As long as the limit holds, it suggests a maximum human lifespan of 120 years — but a new crop of research suggests the limit may not be as hard …

Landing on asteroids could cause a zero-gravity avalanche

Asteroids may not be as stable as scientists thought. A recent experiment shows that the force from a landing spacecraft might easily cause an avalanche or something resembling an extraterrestrial mudslide, as a result of shifts in the dust on the asteroid's granular surface.<p>Researchers compare the …

UK astronomers plan to join search for alien intelligence

British astronomers have drawn up plans to scour the heavens for signs of alien life using a network of telescopes that can detect broadcasts from …

Store Your Housekey In the Cloud And Cut Copies On Demand

Self-serve robot locksmiths have arrived in New York City.<p>It's 11 pm on a Saturday and you've locked yourself out of your house. You'll have to call a locksmith. Then you'll wait for him or her to come to your place… and, if you're a New Yorker, you'll end up paying about $100 to get back into your …

A Submarine In Space And Other Amazing Images From This Week

Why You're Clapping: The Science Of Applause

What makes us clap more for some performances than others? You'd think it's obvious: The better the show, the more applause. Think again. Guest host Linda Wertheimer explores how and why applause builds.<p>Transcript<p>LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST:<p>We've all been to concerts and performances that bring us to …

Flute

Articles about 9 great bunk beds on Dwell.com - Dwell

Looking for a more intimate yet modern travel experience? Consider booking your next stay at a bed-and-breakfast, where you can...<p>Though kitchen cabinets play the obvious role of storing food goods, dinnerware, and pots and pans, they also have a powerful...<p>The next Step In The Evolution Of The …

Fabrication

Self Freezing Coke Video By Grant Thompson Has Completely Blown Our Minds

"Grab a bottle of room temperature soda, and start shaking it violently." That's the first bit of instruction on Grant Thompson's incredible self freezing Coke (or any other soda) video.<p>Look guys, we were never big science buffs in school, but that's probably because no one ever presented the …

Doctor Who

Doctor Who: Matt Smith replacement could be announced next month

The new Doctor could be handed the keys to the TARDIS as early as next month, BBC sources have confirmed – with insiders suggesting Matt Smith’s …

Doctor Who: Help send a real-life TARDIS into space

Before you ask, yes, this is really happening. In a case of life imitating art, a team of Doctor Who fans have built a TARDIS satellite and are now …

News for our time

Doctor Who? Matt Smith's departure sparks fevered speculation

It is a debate that hasn't actually run for the entire 900-year span of the Time Lord's life, though it can sometimes feel that way: who should be …

K. Gill

K. Gill.

Yay!!!! 50th anniversary!

A Dazzling End- Doctor Who Soundtrack