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Ancient humans had sex and interbred with a mysterious group known as the Denisovans more than once, new research has found

The more we learn about ancient human history, the more we see that <i>Homo sapiens</i> is not a unique species that stands apart from the rest of the evolutionary tree.<p>As our early ancestors spread around the globe and encountered other early hominin species like the Neanderthals, we interbred with them …

What You Need to Know About Stephen Hawking’s Final Physics Paper

Less than two weeks before his death on March 14, beloved cosmologist Stephen Hawking put the final touches on a research paper about the origin and …

Physics

YouTuber Who Builds Extreme DIY Lasers Suspended From Site

Drake Anthony's channel is in danger of being permanently taken down.<p>Drake Anthony, a YouTuber who began his channel styropyro in 2006, posted a video today on an alternate channel explaining that he received a "strike" on YouTube banning him from posting to the site for two weeks. This is the …

Internet

Solar eclipse: The sun is disappearing, and you have only 10 months to prepare

Don't say you weren't warned: Aug. 21, 2017, "may turn out to be the most popular vacation-day request in history," Michael E. Bakich writes in …

South Carolina

No, It’s Not A Joke! This Sports Car is a Real Life Transformer

Would you believe it? A team of Turkish engineers have finally managed to turn science fiction into reality, producing what’s possibly the first …

Incredible NASA photos of 'ancient alien city prove LIFE existed on Mars’

Mysterious photos from the Red Planet show what appears to be the remains of an “ancient wall” hidden among its rocky mountains.<p>The photos, taken by …

Record-Breaking 2-Star System Spotted in Nearby Galaxy

For the first time ever, scientists have seen a double-star system in another galaxy emitting gamma-rays, the most energetic form of light.<p>The …

This Video of Hurricane Matthew From Space Is Absolutely Terrifying

Life is meaningless and nothing truly exists!<p>Hurricane Matthew is the most powerful Atlantic tropical storm in almost a decade, according to NBC News—and, as you'd expect, it looks pretty damn menacing. The International Space Station tweeted a video of the category 4 storm from space, and, well, …

Snake Dies From Silicon Poisoning After Biting into Model’s Fake Breast

Get the latest viral stories daily! Like us:<p>There are many things that would deem sexy in our world today. Unfortunately for a <i>snake</i>, that came with a …

Zoology

Samsung Galaxy S8 review

The Samsung Galaxy is a phone that's unlike anything you'll have seen on the market. It's just stunning - and we've spent a few months testing out …

BeepWee - PC Gaming, tech, and geek culture!

Chinese Woman Horrifyingly Runs Over Three Kids and Drags Them Across the Road!

Get the latest viral stories daily! Like us:<p><b>Warning: The Video Below is Graphic, Discretion is Advised</b><p>CCTV footage in a parking lot in Shenzhen, …

6-metre long python swallows entire antelope

A six-metre rock python was caught on camera in Junagadh district of India's western Gujarat state with a swollen stomach after it consumed an …

U.S. releases secret ‘28 pages’ from 9/11 inquiry after 13 years | The Star

WASHINGTON — The U.S. on Friday released once-top secret pages from a congressional report into 9/11 that questioned whether Saudis who were in …

According to YouTube, NASA Just Covered Up "UFO Evidence"

But... not.<p>One of our favourite things to do when life gets a little overwhelming is watch NASA's International Space Station (ISS) live feed, which …

New 3D Map of the Universe Features a Whopping 1.2 Million Galaxies

The astronomical map you see here doesn’t depict stars, <i>it shows galaxies—</i>1.2 million of them, to be exact, a new record for astronomers. This …

Dark Matter

NASA's Mars Recruitment Posters Will Convince You to Go Die in Space

Okay, poster. You make a compelling argument—sign us up!<p>True, there will be obstacles: For one, the Martian corps that these recruitment posters from …

Posters

How Much Science Is Behind Star Wars' Starkiller Base?

Is there any real science behind the weapon, “Star Killer” from Star Wars: Force Awakens?<p>Here’s the thing with looking for science in the Star Wars universe: you’re already in a world where lightsabers work, The Force is a real thing, and faster-than-light travel is possible. This is not a universe …

2016 June 12 - A Roll Cloud Over Uruguay

<b>A Roll Cloud Over Uruguay</b> <b><br>Credit & Licence:</b> Daniela Mirner Eberl<p><b>Explanation:</b> What kind of cloud is this? A type of arcus cloud called a roll cloud. …

Intel launches Broadwell-based Xeons with up to 24 cores, 60MB L3 cache, 3D XPoint - ExtremeTech

By on June 6, 2016 at 4:40 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Intel announced a new lineup of …

1,000-hp Mazzanti Evantra Millecavalli debuts at 2016 Turin auto show

The most powerful car to ever come out of Italy, the 1,000-horsepower Mazzanti Evantra Millecavalli, made its world debut today.<p>The covers came off …

3tags.org

Leaks suggest Nvidia has 1080Ti and a new Titan in the works

Nvidia has impressed many a reviewer with its GTX 1080 card, demonstrating strong performance at a reasonable price point — in context of previous …

Supercomputers

Hubble captures amazing view of Milky Way

<b>(CNN) —</b> Stars upon stars upon stars.<p>In a new image, the Hubble Space Telescope peers into the center of the Milky Way, showcasing the star cluster at the center.<p>According to NASA, the photo contains more than a half-million stars. The star cluster is the densest in the galaxy.<p>Much of the light cast …

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia, 2017 BMW 2-Series, Ford GT carbon wheels: Today’s Car News

Alfa Romeo’s Giulia still isn’t on sale in the United States but Mopar already has a handful of upgrades for the car. They include everything from …

The BMW i8 Futurism Edition is an avant-garde sports car wrapped in an oil painting

BMW’s plug-in hybrid i8 is a stunning look into the future of motoring, one that combines beautiful modern styling and high-tech building materials …

Avant-garde

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080 Is A Model Of Graphics Efficiency With Knockout Performance

Nvidia unveiled their latest high-end graphics cards for gamers earlier this month, called the GeForce GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 and it’s safe to say the announcement was like a virtual bomb-drop. Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang made claims of big performance gains and new-found levels of efficiency at …

Watch a Teen Build a Functional Two-Stroke Engine Entirely From Scratch

YouTube's "MakerJ101" used nothing more than scrap parts, a soldering iron, and a drill press to build this fully functional little engine.<p>What kind of hobbies were you tinkering with as a young college student? Maybe you were consumed by trying to keep a haggard old hand-me-down car running; …

Internal Combustion Engine

Life In Our Solar System Could Survive Earth's Destruction

Billions of years from now, after the Sun has expanded into a red giant and obliterated Earth, new life could spring up in our Solar System.<p>The hunt for habitable worlds has often focused on systems like our own, with middle-aged stars supporting warm inner planets surrounded by frozen outer …

Astronomy

Scientists have detected oxygen on Mars — and it could reveal something fascinating about the planet's past

But don't get carried away too quickly — <i>atomic</i> oxygen is very different from the stuff we breathe.<p>But it does affect how easily gases escape the Martian atmosphere, so these measurements will likely help uncover more about why and how the protective gases enveloping Mars eroded over the last few …