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Watch Jetman Fly In Formation Over Dubai In 4K Video

The future is here, and it’s handing out jetpacks<p>Dubai is an unreal city, where the buildings are gigantic, the police drive lamborghinis, and drones rescue window washers. And, very rarely, home to aerial acrobatics from brave people in jetpacks.<p>Previously, pilot Yves “Jetman” Rossy flew his …

Story of man and dagger found in UK field is finally told – 4,200 years on

Twenty-three years after Racton Man was found, archaeologists realised his dagger was oldest bronze object ever found in UK<p>For more than 4,000 years a man lay buried in a corner of a Sussex field, far from the land of his childhood, holding a rare and precious object. Then for another 23 years he …

3-D Map Of Earth Shows Real-Time Weather

One of our 15 favorite recent data visualizations<p>Like the planet itself, some data is constantly changing—so a static visualization will always be out-of-date. Cameron Beccario’s animated globe displays real-time data, at least to within three hours. Each time a user loads the web page, it shows …

Congress rolled a major victory for medical marijuana in a spending bill

The 2015 spending bill contains a provision that says no federal funds may be used to prevent states from enforcing their own medical marijuana laws<p>Inside the fiscal 2015 spending bill — yes, the one that's 1,603 pages long — is a measure that prevents the federal government from interfering with …

Magic Leap hires famed sci-fi writer to foretell the future

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Magic Leap<p>We don’t yet have an established conception of virtual and augmented reality. Startups and corporations …

Why Finding Nemo could be more traumatic for kids than Pulp Fiction

Children’s animated films are hotbeds or murder and mayhem, researchers at University College London have found<p>Children’s films are rife with murder and mayhem and can contain more violence than gory gangster shoot-em-ups like Pulp Fiction, researchers have found.<p>Although cartoons like Finding …

See a star that changes its brightness

Tonight, we zoom in on a variable star – a star whose brightness changes – near the bright star Vega in the small but distinctive constellation Lyra …

On the fast track to bowel cancer cure

This is what they knew.<p>That 85 percent of bowel cancer patients, have 'chromosomal instability' meaning within their cancer cells, chromosomes are …

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2014 science breakthroughs: no more ageing, cave art and landing on a comet

Accolade for Philae probe and its mothership, Rosetta, but top spot in journal Science’s list goes to genetic researchers<p>All three of its landing systems failed on impact and its detectors and transmitters stopped operating after only 57 hours. Yet the Philae probe that moored itself to comet …

Are these the five craziest space missions?

We’ve landed on a comet – so where next? David Robson rounds up five of the strangest space missions that are already on the cards.<p>The landing of the Philae Lander – on a comet travelling at 135,000km/h (84,000mph) – has been hailed as the start of a new chapter in space exploration. It will take …

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7 Miles Beneath The Sea's Surface: Who Goes There?

A ship full of marine scientists is floating over the deepest part of the world: the Pacific Ocean's Mariana Trench. They're sending down probes to study life in one of the most hostile environments on the planet.<p>This week the researchers are targeting the two deepest spots in the trench — the …

Stunning images taken on Nasa Cassini spacecraft's mission to Saturn

Watch: Double amputee given world's first shoulder-level mind-controlled arms

Man becomes first double amputee to receive two shoulder-level prosthetic limbs that can be controlled via his mind<p>A <b>US</b> man has made history by becoming the first double amputee to control two shoulder-level prosthetic arms with his mind.<p>A groundbreaking experiment by <b>Johns Hopkins University Applied</b> …

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Week's Best Space Pictures: Galaxies Collide, Gullies Get Frosted, and Cities Light Up

Colliding galaxies put on a show, Martian gullies meet Jack Frost, and cities glitter for the holidays in this week's best space pictures.

Watch: World's Deepest Fish Lurks 5 Miles Down in Mariana Trench

The tissue-like fish lives at the very edge of survivable pressures, over 26,000 feet (8,000 meters) deep.<p>Things get weird for fish that live on the edge. A potentially new species of deep-sea snailfish with a bulbous head and partly transparent body has smashed the record for deepest fish in the …

Department Of Defense Tests A Bullet That Can Steer

Precision on the smallest scale<p>Since the first gun appeared on a battlefield, bullets have dealt death in straight lines. As the shortest distance between two points, lines are great, but they mean enemies can hide behind walls or buildings and not get hit, a clearly undesirable prospect for anyone …

Watch: Video of Rare Deep-Sea Shark Blows Researcher's Mind

After hours of staring at footage of a nearly barren seafloor, scientists are shocked when a Greenland shark puts in an appearance.<p><b>Every now and then, buried among hours of deep-sea video as exciting as watching grass grow, the ocean serves up a heart-pounding surprise—like a rare Greenland shark</b> …

How to tackle the most embarrassing problem on planes

In-flight flatulence is a common discomfort – so what causes it? And what can we do to save embarrassment? David Robson speaks to a Danish doctor with some surprising answers.<p>Jacob Rosenberg’s interest with in-flight flatulence began on a long-haul trip to a New Zealand. He looked down at his …

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This Neuroscientist Is Trying to Upload His Entire Brain to a Computer

Randal Koene wants to move humanity from Earth to the The Cloud, making us part-robot and completely immortal.<p>Humans, if you hadn't already noticed, have stopped evolving. As David Attenborough recently reminded us, our species is the first – by our free will – to remove itself from the process of …

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The 12 most important moments in science in 2014

Virgin Galactic’s Spaceship Two crashed – and then, 300m miles away, Philae landed on a comet. From the distant origins of humans to our future on the planet, 12 leading scientists pick their key moments and stories of the year<p>1 The West Antarctic ice sheet enters irreversible decline<p><b>13 January</b><p>In …

Awesome Google Features You May Not Have Known About

For example, did you know that Google can guide you through your wedding?<p>From the silly to the useful, these Google features (which we picked out of this great Quora thread) will make you love Google even more than you probably already did.

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Sony developing animated Super Mario Bros. movie

It looks like Mario and Luigi are heading back to the big screen, with leaked emails from the Sony hack revealing that producer Avi Arad (<b>The Amazing</b> …

Preview of Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming's relaunched Powers #1

To coincide with the TV debut of <b>Powers</b> on Sony’s PlayStation Network, Eisner Award-winning creators Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming are …

Sony and Quentin Tarantino keen on a Django/Zorro crossover movie

Back in June it was announced that Quentin Tarantino was working on a <b>Django/Zorro</b> crossover comic book series with Dynamite Entertainment and DC …

Ghostbusers spin-off in development with Channing Tatum and Chris Pratt

While Paul Feig (<b>Bridesmaids</b>) looks to relaunch <b>Ghostbusters</b> with an all-female reboot, it seems that Sony is already considering expanding the …

Should Marvel Studios give up on Spider-Man?

<i>Thomas Roach on whether Marvel Studios should give up on Spider-Man…</i><p>With the Sony hack we have discovered that there has been talks between Marvel …

Marvel Studios reportedly set to meet with Sony again about Spider-Man

There has been a great deal of drama from the Sony hack this week and one of the most intriguing things was the news that Sony and Marvel Studios had …