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Dogs Can Understand Both What We Say and How We Say It

If you’ve ever thought your dog could understand what you’re saying, you may have been right, according to new research.<p>Researchers in Hungary have …

Testing the science of ‘Star Trek’ on the show’s 50th anniversary

<b>WTOP's Kelley Vlahos chats with author Andrew Fazekas</b><p>Jason Fraley | November 30, -0001 12:00 am<p>WASHINGTON — Fifty years ago, “Star Trek” beamed into …

Science Fiction

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Creating Hallucinations Without Drugs Is Surprisingly Easy

Try this at home, but don't blame us if things get weird.<p>The human brain is a remarkable thing. It can do things our primate relatives are thousands …

The Supreme Awakening: What Did Buddha, Emerson, Einstein and Saint Teresa Have in Common?

<b>Interview with author Craig Pearson</b><p><i>"There are moments when one feels free from one's own identification with human limitations and inadequacies ... Life and death flow into one, and there is neither evolution nor destiny; only being."</i> -- Albert Einstein<p>An ongoing theme in human culture is the …

There’s a mysterious new planet hiding in our solar system. What do we know about it so far?

Scientists have narrowed down the location of the mysterious Planet Nine.<p><b>Wait, isn’t Pluto the ninth planet?</b><p>Not since 2006, when the International Astronomical Union (IAU) downgraded it to a dwarf planet. Ever since, astronomers have been lobbying the IAU to change its mind.<p>The latest attempt was …

Mysterious chimpanzee behaviour could prove they believe in God, according to scientists

New footage of ritual behaviour by chimpanzees, taken and analysed by researchers, shows they may be engaging in spiritual practices - and could even believe in God.<p>West African chimpanzees have been captured on camera throwing rocks into holes in trees and engaging in other bizarre behaviour, …

West Africa

Space made Scott Kelly taller and younger, as if he wasn’t already Mr. Popular

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly has returned to Earth a changed man: he's both taller and younger. Sure, those aren’t the health changes NASA is studying. The space agency is mostly concerned with how the fluids shifted inside Kelly's body, if his immune system is okay, and if he lost too much bone and …

Vanished! The Surprising Things Missing From Ancient Art

Science & InnovationCuriously Krulwich<p>When you look back across the history of art, things go missing. Interesting things.<p>For example, it seems ancient people didn’t have a word to describe the color of the sky. The “b” word—blue? They didn’t use it. That’s the argument, anyway.<p>A couple of years …

Prehistory

How Columbus Said Hello: He Tried Dancing

Science & InnovationCuriously Krulwich<p>What do you do when the Thingy From Elsewhere lands on your front lawn, steps out of its mysterious vehicle and says—um, well, you haven’t the faintest idea what it’s saying. You stare at it and look for signs of niceness (or not-so-niceness). And if it doesn’t …

Steven Spielberg