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Were the ancient Egyptians black or white? Scientists now know

Egyptologists, writers, scholars, and others, have argued the race of the ancient Egyptians since at least the 1970’s. Some today believe they were …

Ancient History

'Right in the bull's-eye': SpaceX just pulled off a revolutionary rocket launch

Elon Musk has just pulled off his dream of more than 15 years: fuel up a used rocket booster, fire it off, then recover it for yet another launch.<p>"It's an amazing day for space as a whole, for the space industry," Musk said during a live broadcast of the launch.<p>SpaceX, Musk's rocket company, …

18 Vegan Snack Recipes to Satisfy Every Craving

It's easy enough to find vegan snacks; after all, things like store-bought hummus, fruit, and some crackers come that way naturally. But when a real craving hits, we tend to want something packed with tons of flavor—like a sweet-and-sour eggplant caponata for dipping, a batch of hearty homemade …

Depression Steals Your Soul and Then It Takes Your Friends

It's so easy to cut off friends who are persistently difficult, self-absorbed, nasty, and decidedly "other." Especially if they cut themselves off first.<p>Depression is a thief. It'll rob you of your time, your thoughts, and your sense of self. But before all of that, it'll take your friends.<p>Unlike …

HOW TO: Cook protein-rich, vegan stir-fry with tempeh and peanut sauce

Eating a vegan diet doesn’t have to mean giving up on flavor or protein. We’ve whipped up an Indonesia-inspired vegan stir-fry that’s rich with …

Out of This World! The Most Amazing Space Discoveries of 2016

2016 has been a bountiful year for space science. Before the calendar runs out, here's our list of the biggest space stories and events of the past …

The Year In Science: From Gravitational Waves To CRISPR, Here Are The Biggest Science Newsmakers Of 2016

2016 has been, to put it mildly, a complicated year. The same can be said about the world of science, which witnessed some of the biggest …

16 Three-Ingredient Party Appetizers for the *Lazy* Hostess

Whether you’re planning a TV viewing party, bridal shower or game day gathering, does this ever happen to you? You start out all ambitious, with a grocery list for some outrageous guacamole and crazy-impressive appetizers, but before you can get to a store, inertia sets in. Why does hostessing have …

Cooking

19 Creative Christmas Cookie Ideas That Are Actually Easy

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10 Natural Cleaning Recipes Everyone Should Know by Heart

Is your cleaning mantra "When in doubt, douse it in bleach"? While you might feel confident your house is sanitary and squeaky clean, you can't …

A Tiny Jellyfish Relative Just Shut Down Yellowstone River

The parasite has devastated the whitefish population and is now threatening the trout.<p>On August 12, Montana officials realized that the mountain whitefish of Yellowstone River were dying en masse. They sent corpses off for testing and got grave news in return: The fish had proliferative kidney …

Biology

The truth behind testosterone: why men risk it all

How do hormones such as testosterone and cortisol affect our ability to work, rest and play? A stock-market trader turned neuroscientist has the …

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The Republican economist talks about the 2016 election and why he’ll still vote for Donald Trump despite this ‘preposterous’ ideas about the economy<p>Ben Stein, writer, economist, actor and Republican, has seen a lot of elections but none like this. “It has been an extremely strange year,” says the …

Donald Trump

Scientists discover magma buildup under New Zealand town

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Scientists say they've discovered a magma buildup near a New Zealand town that explains a spate of recent earthquakes …

Gravitational Waves Could Reveal a Stringy Universe, Say Physicists

Time to brush up on your string theory.<p>Back in February, physicists gave us one of the most exciting scientific discoveries of the century - the …

Physics

As his Noam Chomsky animation proves, nobody does freewheeling movie-making like the French director<p>Today’s film-makers are a navel-gazing bunch. Often, they seem less concerned with each project’s individual worth than with its place along some grand career trajectory, or “umbilical cord” as …

Noam Chomsky

Bionic Leaf Makes Fuel from Sunlight, Water and Air

A tree's leaf, a blade of grass, a single algal cell: all make fuel from the simple combination of water, sunlight and carbon dioxide through the …

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Why does E=mc^2?

Einstein’s most famous equation didn’t have to be this way, but it is, all the same.<p><i>“Science is global. Einstein’s equation, E=mc^2, has to reach</i> …

Physics

Into the Mind of a Psychopath

Robert Hare steps out of the sunlight and into a West Vancouver pub. “Let me see your eyes,” says the 82-year old, piercing me with a cautious gaze …

Goodbye to Allergies? Scientists Discover How to Trick Body's Immune System

If you suffer from allergies or asthma, you may be able one day to say goodbye to all those temporary treatments and over-the-counter drugs. …

Immunotherapy

'Independence Day' News Video Recaps What's Happened Since the Aliens Invaded in 1996

The upcoming sequel <b>Independence Day: Resurgence</b> has a difficult task. As a follow-up to a 20-year-old movie in which the whole world experienced both …

All Those UFO Conspiracy Folks May Actually Have Been Right After All

Are we alone out there? The question of whether or not other advanced civilizations exist somewhere in the vast universe has long been one of the …

China's space program is making some bold moves

And in addition to being of note space-wise, the country's plans have some pretty interesting political implications.<p>This part of the Chinese space program — the non-military part — has operated on two main lines of effort: a robotic precursor line to explore places and establish basic …

Girls Just Radically Revised a Long-lost Character

In its fifth season, <i>Girls</i> has become strangely recursive, manipulating its own characters into situations that feel like the province of a far more …

15 Spectacular Finalists in the Smithsonian Annual Photo Contest

The Smithsonian.com 13th Annual Photo Contest recently announced the finalists for its renowned competition. From March 31, 2015 to December 1, 2015, they received over 46,000 submissions from photographers in 168 countries and territories—the judges certainly had their work cut out for them! From …

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