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7 Science Tricks That Will Amaze Your Holiday Guests

Whether you’re looking to entertain your holiday guests or desperate to kill time at a family gathering, there’s always a cool science trick you can …

Eggnog

Nanobots are going to be able to do mind-blowing things

Scientists are developing robots smaller than the width of a human hair with the idea they could be controlled on a molecular level — that’s …

This Memorial For Qatar’s World Cup Workers Grows As Tragedy Mounts

Nearly 1,000 migrant workers for the 2022 World Cup have lost their lives in Qatar. Controversy abounds over FIFA’s decision to host the World Cup in the scorching Middle Eastern country, as allegations of vote buying circle the long-criticized organization. The speculative architecture collective …

Migrant Workers

FXX-K Ferrari kinetic-hybrid runs 1036bhp – track-only

Ferrari’s research and development program vehicle FXX-K was made based on the company’s first hybrid, and it’s being shown off this week as a …

Abu Dhabi

NASA Planning Human Mission to Mars With Orion Test Flight

"Unscrewed" flight test on December 4.<p>In the ongoing effort to explore this solar system's Red Planet, NASA will launch its first flight test of …

Titan: Nasa scientists discover evidence 'that alien life exists on Saturn's moon'

Evidence that life exists on Titan, one of Saturn’s biggest moons, appears to have been uncovered by Nasa scientists.<p>Researchers at the space agency believe they have discovered vital clues that appeared to indicate that primitive aliens could be living on the moon.<p>Data from Nasa's Cassini probe …

Messi fights Neymar in keepy up challenge

Colleagues at Camp Nou, which of the South American footballing superstars came out on top in a battle of skill?<p>Lionel Messi and Neymar might be …

Next VW GTI to get 10-speed dual-clutch gearbox

Following on Volkswagen's official announcement that it was working on a ten-speed, dual-clutch transmission, <i>Auto Express</i> has it on "good authority" that the new transmission will end up in the next GTI, GTD and Golf R. The brand's current seven-speed will be retained for lesser eight-generation …

La Liga schedule and preview, Week 13: Barcelona's trip to Valencia headlines the week

Second place faces fourth place when Barcelona and Valencia clash on Sunday.<p>As the calendar prepares to turn to December, the title race in La Liga remains interesting with the Top 4 separated by six points. Real Madrid remains on top, ruling the roost thanks to an impressive winning streak that …

NASA Thinks Life May Lurk Beneath Europa's Surface

Forget moonmen and those old “canals” on Mars, if you want to find life in our solar system, your best bet might be to set your sights beyond the asteroid belt to Jupiter’s moon Europa, which appears to be frozen stiff at first glance.<p>But appearances can be deceiving, and scientists now believe …