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Here's Everything Science Knows So Far About The Origins of Humans

The story evolves every year.<p>The question of where we humans come from is one many people ask, and the answer is getting more complicated as new …

Chernobyl's Animal Mutations Shed Light on the Impact of Nuclear Releases

The Effect of the Chernobyl Nuclear Accident on Wildlife<p>The 1986 Chernobyl accident resulted in one of the highest unintentional releases of …

The Conflict in Jerusalem Is Distinctly Modern. Here’s the History.

In December 1917 — 100 years ago this month — the British general Edmund Allenby seized control of Jerusalem from its Ottoman Turkish defenders. Dismounting his horse, he entered the Old City on foot, through Jaffa Gate, out of respect for its holy status.<p>In the century since, Jerusalem has been …

Israel

3 Steps to Strong Passwords You Can Remember

Passwords are the house keys to your online accounts, and when they’re hacked, intruders can break in and wreak havoc.<p>To create strong passwords, you …

She never got the credit, but she’s the most important woman scientist of the 20th century

Einstein called Lise Meitner "our Marie Curie."<p>Lise Meitner was born in Austria in November 1878 in the heart of a Jewish family. She entered the …

These Are 10 Of The Most Productive Vegetables To Grow In Pots

Successfully cultivating dinner-table vegetables in containers is always possible, but there are some that are ‘superstars’ in pots, since they grow …

How To Grow A Lemon Tree From Seed Easily In Your Own Home

Citrus fruits are packed with vitamins, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium – the list goes on. Although they are not enough for a balanced …

Caught In the Act! Five Black Hole Couples Found Merging (Videos)

Astronomers have pinpointed five pairs of merging black holes using three different space- and ground-based instruments and two sky surveys.<p>A new …

Black Holes

Gardening 101: Penstemon

<i>Penstemon</i>: “Beardtongue”<p>Whenever I teach schoolchildren about the symbiotic relationship between plants and pollinators, I show penstemon as the …

The new economy of excrement

Entrepreneurs are finding profits turning human waste into fertiliser, fuel and even food.<p>On the outskirts of Kigali, Rwanda, septic trucks full of …

Sustainability

10 things to try after you install iOS 11

What to do after you upgrade<p>iOS 11 is available, officially, today. It's coming to every iPhone and iPad made in the past few years, and chances are, you're going to upgrade. When you install it on your iPhone, you'll find that some things are very different than what you're used to, but the core …

Matt Weber, Former Taxi Diver and New York Street Photographer

As a former self-described ‘mediocre’ graffiti artist and taxi driver photographing the streets of New York since 1978, Matt Weber has explored …

12 Things You Can Do to Help Native Bees

Roll Out the Green Carpet for Native Pollinators<p>Whether we know it or not, we've declared war on our native bees. Habitat destruction, …

Gardening