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A Rare Element From The Edge of The Periodic Table Is Breaking Quantum Mechanics

This is amazing.<p>There's a lot we don't know about the actinides. On the periodic table, this series of heavy, radioactive elements hangs at the …

Mass Effect: Andromeda gameplay video goes in-depth on combat

Five minutes for fighting, just like in hockey<p><i>Mass Effect: Andromeda</i> developer BioWare kicked off its “gameplay series” videos today with a deep dive on combat, showing off the options that the Ryder twins will have at their disposal when it comes to defending themselves.<p>The video offers the …

Windows 10 apps start appearing on the Xbox One

Microsoft is planning to enable Windows 10 apps to run on its Xbox One console very soon, and we're starting to see exactly how they'll work today. Universal apps for Netflix and MSN Weather are both installable on Xbox One consoles running the latest preview software, and <i>Windows Central</i> has …

Apps

Top 10 Best-Selling Games in the US for June 2016

The top ten best-selling games have been revealed by the NPD Group's monthly sales report. The top three for June are Overwatch, Grand Theft Auto V, and Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens.<p>The NPD's top ten is now ranked in terms of dollar sales, rather than units sold as in the past. It's also the …

The Crazy Cooking Hack That Reduces The Calories In Rice By Half, Science Finds

White rice is NOT a huge no-no when you're losing weight, only if you know this cooking hack that reduces the calories in rice by half.

Nutrition

We'll Only Have One Year's Warning Before a Planet-Devastating Super-Eruption

Enough time to build a space ark?<p>Scientists in the US have discovered that rare volcanic eruptions – so catastrophically powerful that they could …

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

Shape-shifting 'superhero' material can lift 1,000 times its weight

Call Wayne Industries! A stretchy new polymer can pack a punch, with a shoelace-size piece able to lift the weight of a liter of soda, its creators say.<p>A new polymer boasts traits that seem pulled straight from the pages of a comic book.<p>The material, developed by University of Rochester scientists, …

Cancer 'vaccine' that remembers disease and fights it years later is developed by scientists

Researchers in immunotherapy trials engineer cells so they boost body’s natural defences and stand guard for lifetime - acting effectively like vaccine<p>A revolutionary new cancer treatment that remembers the disease and acts like a watchman to prevent it ever returning is being developed by …

Cancer

Here's how hydrogen-powered cars work

The hydrogen-powered car business is set to grow.<p>Honda just announced Thursday that it will begin selling its hydrogen-powered sedan, the Honda …

Alternative Fuel