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November 14 earthquake a big shock with big surprises

Drone footage from different sources reveals the extensive damage caused by the devastating 7.8 magnitude North Canterbury earthquake.<p>When the first …

Alien Life Might Be So Advanced That It's Indistinguishable From The Laws Of Physics

<i>Would you rather hear these stories in a 10-minute clip? Listen to our brand new audio digest here.</i><p>We've never seen aliens... Or have we? No, Roswell …

Extremely Rare Case in US as Woman Gets Pregnant While Already Pregnant

1 woman. 2 babies. 4 parents.<p>An extremely rare case of a woman becoming pregnant while already pregnant has occurred in the US, with a mother …

Freaky-looking bug stuns the internet

It's orange. It’s furry. It pulses. It has tentacles.<p>It’s not an animatronic alien from a movie set.<p>Nor is it a mythical chimera straight from a medieval manuscript.<p>This footage was originally posted to social media, and has become a talking point for many users on Reddit and Facebook after being …

Here's why we're often attracted to people with qualities that will drive us nuts down the road

There's a sentence toward the end of Gretchen Rubin's new book, "The Four Tendencies," that struck me as perhaps her greatest insight.<p>"When we first meet someone," Rubin writes, "we're often attracted to the very qualities that, over time, will drive us nuts."<p><i>Preach</i>, Gretchen. How many of us have …

Gallery: Art meets science in the glory of modern space art

The granddaddy of modern space art has to be Chelsey Bonestell. Throughout the first half of the 20th century Bonestell created stunning works of art …

Netflix sent a ‘Stranger Things’ bar the best cease-and-desist letter you’ve ever seen

As far as cease and desist letters go, you’ll be hard pressed to find one more charming than the one Netflix recently sent to the purveyors of a …

New Image of Jupiter Is So Beautiful It's Making Us Angry

Despite our squabbles here on Earth, the universe is full of so much beauty it’s almost stupid. Jupiter is perhaps the most unreasonably beautiful …

Defiant Trump digs in as racial, GOP tensions flare

The president laments the removal of Confederate statues and revives dubious story about Muslims.<p>A defiant President Donald Trump on Thursday further inflamed cultural and racial tensions, lamenting that "beautiful" Confederate statues are being removed and later urging Americans to research a …

Donald Trump

Scientists Are Finally Set to Mass-Produce The Active Compound Found in Magic Mushrooms

Psilocybin for everrrrybody!<p>For nearly 60 years scientists have known the chemical responsible for magic mushrooms' psychedelic reputation is a …

A perfectly-timed photo of the space station and the moon puts human achievements in perspective

The International Space Station is the size of a football field. But a stunning image by Spanish photographer Dani Caxete shows it as a tiny figure dwarfed by the moon—a jaw-dropping reminder of the magnificence of nature, and the persistence of human achievement.<p>The image is on the shortlist for …

Astronomy

No mothers in human history ate their own placentas before the 1970s

Some women, after giving birth, choose to preserve their child’s placenta—the organ that connects a fetus to the wall of the uterus—and eat it. They eat this placenta raw in smoothies, or cooked in lasagna, or freeze-dried and placed in ingestible capsules.<p>Advocates of placenta consumption say it …

Decoding the ancient astronomy of Stonehenge

How the 5,000-year-old monument aligns with the sun.<p>The Stonehenge monument in England is known for its alignment with the summer solstice sunrise, and a is popular destination for revelers welcoming the longest day of the year. The inner “horseshoe” of the monument opens toward the point on the …

Astronomers solved the 22-year-long mystery behind the coldest place in the universe

The Boomerang Nebula is the coldest place in the universe. But why this regions of space is colder than space itself has remained a mystery — until now.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Accounts of girl raised by monkeys in India questioned

<i>Editor’s note: New information has been reported since publication of this story that raise significant doubts about the veracity of the initial accounts on which it was based. The story relied on reports by the Associated Press and the New Indian Express quoting local officials who came upon her,</i> …

Unexpected new lung function discovered: Making blood

Our bodies still hold plenty of secrets, and scientists have just uncovered a doozy: the lungs play a key role in producing blood. Until now, this …

Stem Cells

High-Def Time-Lapse of Embryo Division is Straight Out of THE TREE OF LIFE

Anybody who’s seen Terrence Malick’s 2011 experimental drama <i>The</i> <i>Tree of Life</i> definitely remembers the roughly 14-minute cosmic sequence where the …

15 brilliant comic strips showing what adulthood is really like

Shenanigansen is a talented artist from Massachusetts who draws highly amusing images depicting the dilemmas of daily life and growing up. The …

Keto diet science: How your body burns fat

By now, you’ve probably heard about the <i>keto diet</i>. You’ve probably heard that it all but bans carbs and sugars, or that it’s been clinically shown to …

Hear me now? 'Strong signal' from sun-like star sparks alien speculation

<b>(CNN) —</b> Astronomers engaged in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) are training their instruments on a star around 94 light years from Earth after a very strong signal was detected by a Russian telescope.<p>An international team of researchers is now examining the radio signal and its …

Astronomy

Scientists Spot Mysterious Object Beyond Neptune

There’s something unusual going on in the faint reaches of the solar system beyond Neptune. Researchers using the Panoramic Survey Telescope and …

Cleaning

The Logic-Defying Double-Slit Experiment Is Even Weirder Than You Thought

Just by observing the process of the experiment, everything changes.<p>Do you remember the double-slit experiment? It's one of the weirder experiments in modern physics, and cuts to the heart of the weirdness of quantum mechanics. Basically, waves that pass through two narrow, parallel slits will form …

Quantum Physics

This Children’s Hospital In Dallas Is Reimagining The Healthcare Business Model

Children's Health in Dallas has been developing an innovative new model that completely reimagines how the healthcare system works with the …

Hyperfocus: The other side of adult ADHD

Writers, entrepreneurs, and creative leaders of all types know that intense focus that happens when you're "in the zone": You're feeling empowered, productive, and engaged. Psychologists might call this flow, the experience of zeroing in so closely on some activity that you lose yourself in it. And …

Supreme Court Eliminates Political Corruption! (By Defining It Out of Existence)

Three out of four Americans think government corruption is widespread. Donald Trump became the Republican nominee for president in part by claiming …

Computer model demonstrates how human spleen filters blood - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Researchers, led by Carnegie Mellon University President Subra Suresh and MIT Principal Research Scientist Ming Dao, have created a new computer …

This is a video of our future, and it's scary as hell

Of course, the "future" in the title refers to a possible future; we don't have a magical crystal ball yet. But even though we can't know what the …

Augmented Reality

Physicist Sean Carroll Finds Meaning in the Chaos of the Cosmos

IRA FLATOW: This is Science Friday. I’m Ira Flatow. There are certain questions that keep science geeks lying awake at night, like what happened …

Close Your Porn Tabs Before Posting Screenshots to Your Congressional Campaign Page

Mike Webb is running for U.S. Congress in Virginia’s 8th district, and he would really appreciate your vote. He would also appreciate, judging from a …

Social Media

NASA's resurrected telescope seeks wandering planets

NASA is kicking off a search for free-spirited exoplanets as part of the Kepler space telescope's extended K2 mission. It's an impressive quest for an instrument that was all but written off several years ago because of damage to its control wheels. NASA managed to stabilize the device using …

Universe