Graham Anthony

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Today reporter stunned by tradie’s Australia Day activities during live cross

<i>Today</i> weather reporter Natalia Cooper was lost for words when a tradie made a shock confession on live TV.<p>Cooper was in the middle of a live-to-air …

All Your Memories Are Stored by One Weird, Ancient Molecule

We actually borrowed our ability to form memories from viruses.<p>How does memory work? The further we seem to dive in, the more questions we stumble …

Biology

Huge Water Reserves Found All Over Mars

New NASA images show layers of ice peeking out of eroded cliffs—a potential boon for future humans on the red planet.<p>At sites across the midsection of Mars, scientists have found layers of water ice buried mere feet beneath the red planet’s surface. The discovery adds crucial detail to Mars’s …

Lake Superior

This Extraterrestrial Stone Contains Compounds Not Found Anywhere Else in Our Solar System

Whoa!<p>A small pebble found in Egypt is decidedly Not From Around Here.<p>The Hypatia stone, as it is known, is not only extraterrestrial in origin. It …

Genetic research reveals secrets of extinct Tasmanian tigers

The most complete genome yet for a truly unique marsupial – the Tasmanian tiger – suggests that, if the tigers hadn’t been hunted to extinction, they …

Archaeologists Baffled By Mysterious Neanderthal Structure

An international team of archaeologists in France have recently dated a Neanderthal-built structure that has been isolated deep within a cave for …

The extraordinary life of Nikola Tesla, a virgin inventor who spoke 8 languages

Match the following figures – Albert Einstein, Thomas Edison, Guglielmo Marconi, Alfred Nobel and Nikola Tesla – with these biographical facts:<p>Spoke eight languages<br>• Produced the first motor that ran on AC current<br>• Developed the underlying technology for wireless communication over long distances<br>• Held …

Mount Washington 'an icy hell' as frozen air mass grips region

The summit of New Hampshire's highest peak saw a wind chill of -90 degrees this weekend.

Scanning an Ancient Biblical Text That Humans Fear to Open

In a basement laboratory of the Morgan Library and Museum in New York, an X-ray scanner is pumping invisible beams into a clump of charred parchment leaves that looks as delicate as a long dead flower.<p>The leaves are the remains of a severely scorched early book, or codex, which was written in …

New Testament

Lab-Grown Skin With Hair Will Illuminate Treatments For Skin Conditions

Sprouting Hair Follicles<p>For the first time ever, scientists have successfully grown hair follicles from cultures of stem cells. Researchers at the …

Are you left-handed? Scientists have discovered the reason behind it

Past research suggests being right or left handed is connected to the human brain.<p>People have been wondering for a long time why only 10 percent of …

A Common Sugar Additive Might Be Driving The Rise of One of The Most Aggressive Superbugs

Antibiotics are only part of the problem.<p>A sugar additive used in several foods could have helped spread a seriously dangerous superbug around the …

Happy New Year, gang! Turnbull and Dutton's horror start to 2018

Forget Dutton's scares about gangs on the streets of Melbourne, writes managing editor Dave Donovan, the thing we should be really frightened of is …

Looking for somewhere warmer than Montreal? Try the North Pole

As Montreal continues to suffer through the bitter cold of 2017’s final week, it’s hard not to contemplate life in a more temperate locale. Just …

It’s Now Colder Than Mars in Parts of North America

If you live in North America, you don’t need a news website to tell you: It’s cold out. It’s really, really cold out.<p>As CTV News reported, the …

How a Melting Arctic Changes Everything

By Eric RostonEric Roston<p>As the Arctic Circle’s ice melts away, people of the High North feel their top-of-the-world economy heating up. Gold mines, …

Celebrity chef rips Trump for building golf course sea wall while denying global warming

Celebrity chef and vocal Trump critic José Andrés ripped the president Friday after he tweeted that the U.S. could use some “global warming” to …

Scientists on Mount Washington Are Experiencing Some of the Most Extreme Weather on the Planet

Not sure if you’ve heard, but it’s cold in the eastern U.S. right now.<p>The coldest-feeling air in the nation isn’t in Minnesota or the Dakotas, …

Here's what NYC would look like if sea levels rise by 8 feet

An interactive map from Climate Central show just how bad things would be<p>A new interactive map from nonprofit organization Climate Central gives an unsettling visualization of what New York City would look like, should sea levels drastically rise. We’ve seen other visuals that hint at what things …

China Tells Trump 'This is Not How a U.S. President Should Behave' After North Korea Tweet

<i>Updated</i> | China has rejected President Donald Trump's accusations that it was illegally supplying oil to North Korea, criticizing Friday the …

Construction workers just accidentally discovered 30 perfectly preserved dinosaur eggs

The holidays are all about happy surprises, and paleontologists got one heck of a shock earlier this week after learning about an unexpected …

Why Is It So Cold Right Now? Blame the Winter Dipole

It's a climate change phenomenon.<p>On Thursday evening, President Trump got on Twitter to mock all the countries attempting to prevent global warming, …

Global Warming

It is so cold in the United States right now that sharks are dying and turtles are cold-stunned

Sharks are washing up on a beach in Massachusetts frozen completely solid amid a record-breaking cold snap in the United States.<p>The Atlantic White …

The Haunting Effects Of Going Days Without Sleep

Decades ago, Randy Gardner stayed awake for 11 days. He broke a record in the process, but the teenage stunt has come back to haunt him. At 71, he offers wisdom about staying up past your bedtime.<p>Transcript<p>NOEL KING, HOST:<p>And this next story is about something we think about a lot at MORNING …

UC Berkeley

What It's Like to Spend Christmas at the Bottom of the Planet

Kelly Brunt won’t be home for the holidays, nor will she be ringing in the New Year at a fabulous party or watching Ryan Seacrest schmooze B-list …

Antarctica

High-tech magnet smashes record and opens new frontiers in tech

<i>In brief: The National High Magnetic Field Laboratory has created the world's most powerful superconducting magnet. Named 32 T, it's 33 percent more powerful than the previous record-holding magnet, and thousands of times stronger than refrigerator magnets.</i><p>BACK ON TOP<p>The National High Magnetic …

Physics

Donald Trump Team’s Emails Likely Show Evidence Of Crime, Expert Says — Robert Mueller Move Shocks White House

Trump lawyer claims that emails obtained by Mueller were private, but government says emails are subject to law enforcement scrutiny<p>During last …

Donald Trump

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner are sued over financial disclosures

The White House calls the suit 'frivolous.'<p>First daughter and presidential adviser Ivanka Trump and her husband and fellow White House adviser Jared Kushner were hit with a lawsuit Sunday alleging illegal omissions on their public financial disclosure forms.<p>Washington lawyer Jeffrey Lovitky …

Jared Kushner

The year is 2037. This is what happens when the hurricane hits Miami

After the hurricane hit Miami in 2037, a foot of sand covered the famous bow-tie floor in the lobby of the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach. A dead manatee floated in the pool where Elvis had once swum. Most of the damage came not from the hurricane’s 175-mile-an-hour winds, but from the …

Rainfall