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A Twist in Our Sexual Encounters With Other Ancient Humans

A new study suggests that early humans mated with the mysterious Denisovans in two separate waves.<p>Around 41,000 years ago, a young woman died in a cold cave, high up in Siberia’s Altai Mountains. Scientists uncovered one of her pinky bones in 2008. From it, they extracted her DNA. And from that, …

Will the Avengers discover that Agent Coulson is still alive?

<b>To read more on Avengers: Infinity War, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands today. You can buy all 15 covers here, purchase the</b> …

Marvel Universe

Dwayne Johnson Is One of Hollywood’s Last Movie Stars and His Paycheck Proves It

The age of the movie star is dead and gone, but Dwayne ‘The Rock” Johnson is the last of his kind. A box office titan capable of dragging far-flung …

Kevin Hart sumo wrestles Conan O'Brien in What the Fit trailer

Kevin Hart is on a mission to work out hard with celebrities, even if said celebrities aren’t as enthusiastic about it all.<p>The new <i>Kevin Hart: What</i> …

DJ Khaled

Apple is considering a snack-safe keyboard

Apple filed a patent made public yesterday for a keyboard that resists crumbs. The patent describes two different ways that a keyboard can keep dirt out, either by sealing gaps off or having a membrane beneath each key that would blow out air every time a key is pressed, pushing out unwanted debris.<p>…

Ripple, the company behind cryptocurrency XRP, signs international payment deal with foreign exchange giant UAE Exchange

LONDON — Foreign exchange giant UAE Exchange has signed a deal with San Francisco fintech players Ripple on cross-border payments.<p>UAE Exchange is joining the startup's RippleNet network, which uses blockchain technology to power real-time international payments.<p>UAE Exchange CEO Promoth Manghat said …

Trump Says His ‘Nuclear Button’ Is ‘Much Bigger’ Than North Korea’s

WASHINGTON — President Trump again raised the prospect of nuclear war with North Korea, boasting in strikingly playground terms on Tuesday night that he commands a “much bigger” and “more powerful” arsenal of devastating weapons than the outlier government in Asia.<p>“North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un …

North Korea

How and Where to See the Northern Lights in 2018

The dancing colours of the Northern Lights is said to be such an incredible experience that some people consider it to be a natural wonder of the …

Northern Lights

Dave Chappelle tells what he'd do as president

Comedian Dave Chappelle and musician John Mayer tell Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen what their first act as president would be.

Dave Chappelle

Researchers Gather Health Data For 'All Of Us'

Federal taxpayers are pouring hundreds of millions of dollars into a quest for blood samples, medical information and fitness readouts from a million Americans. It's called the All of Us precision medicine initiative, and it's the biggest push ever mounted to create a huge public pool of data that …

Genetics

A California public health report suggests that cellphone exposure is bad for us — but the scientific community isn't so sure

Although the larger scientific community has not produced any strong evidence to suggest that continual exposure to cellphones is harmful, the …

Here's What Will Happen 10,000 Years From Now, According to Science

We come from the far future.<p>Imagining the future of humanity, our planet, and everything we hold dear in our corner of the cold dark Universe is …

Popular Fiction

Deep South braces for unrelenting cold heading into New Year

ATLANTA (AP) — Bitterly cold temperatures spreading across the Deep South will be potentially deadly, as freezing weather will likely last for …

2018 starts with record cold in parts of the Midwest

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Bone-chilling cold gripped much of the central U.S. as 2018 began Monday, breaking century-old records, icing over some New Year's …

Scientists may have discovered the earliest direct evidence of life on Earth

Oldest fossils ever found on Earth suggest life likely began on the planet over 3.5 billion years ago.<p>An ancient rock, discovered in Western …

17 Heartwarming Quotes on Experience That Will Redefine Everything you Knew

1. Characters who experience great trauma will sometimes create an escape. – Geoffrey S. Fletcher<p>2. Debt is a drag, a reality you may experience with …

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 91 – The Book of Common Prayer (1662)

Thomas Cranmer’s book of vernacular English prayer is possibly the most widely read book in the English literary tradition<p>In anticipation of English prose after the Commonwealth, I had initially found the temptation to include Robert Hooke’s extraordinary <i>Micrographia</i> (1665) next in this sequence …

Books

Toys R Us reveals its top 10 Christmas toys list

Toys R Us has revealed its top Christmas 2017 toys list, and there’s a whole host of cuddly teddies, dolls, robots and more.<p>There's even a unicorn …

Finally Learn How To Capture Natural Moments (and Smiles!) From Your Kiddos

It’s so hard trying to capture nice photos of your kids. Their attention spans are short and sitting still for mom just to say “cheese” is not so fun. Plus, hiring a professional photographer can get expensive, right?<p>That’s why we partnered with photographer Angie Monson to give you all her tips …

The Hidden Meaning of Kids' Shapes and Scribbles

Your child’s quirky art isn’t just cute—science suggests that even the most bizarre depictions can have deep creative intention.<p>High on the list of awkward social interactions is the moment when a dentist or a coworker shows off her young child’s nonsensical art. A bystander might think the art—or …

Apocalyptic photos show sea of hail swamping cars in Argentina

The aftermath of a storm which dumped up to five feet of water and hail in Argentina has been revealed in images released by the World Meteorological …

How the Inverse Square Law Can Make You Better at Lighting

Don't worry, this video isn't about all about math. Rather, it aims to give you an intuitive understanding of one of the most fundamental laws of …

Photography

Does Jon Snow Win 'GOT?' Kit Harington Drops Potential Huge Hint

Fans will finally learn when "Game of Thrones" comes to an end in Season 8 just who will be successful and sitting on the Iron Throne. However, Kit …

NASA Twins Study spots thousands of genes toggling on and off in Scott Kelly

When astronaut Scott Kelly returned to Earth after a year floating about the International Space Station, he was noticeably different from his …

Explorers Will Dive Beneath Antarctic Ice Shelf, Looking for Life

Chill-proofed divers are about to plunge beneath the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica in an attempt to figure out how global warming is affecting the …

Seafloor

The best way to clean your apples, according to science

How do you clean your apples before you eat them? A rinse under the faucet? A brisk wipe with your sleeve? Whatever the method, chances are you’re doing it wrong, according to a new study.<p>Unless they’re organic, apples have probably been sprayed with synthetic insecticides. In the US, the …

Cleaning

18 of the greatest photographs from 125 years of National Geographic

7 Non-Fiction Books to Read Right Now

<i>Mamaleh Knows Best</i>, by Marjorie Ingall<p>If you’re a parent—even one who gave birth before the really cool strollers were invented—you’ll find infinite …

Books

17 Science Fiction Books That Forever Changed The Genre

Speculative fiction is the literature of change and discovery. But every now and then, a book comes along that changes the rules of science fiction …

Science Fiction

A Massive Castle Is Being Built On The Set Of Game Of Thrones Season 8

Look, you can shout "spoiler!" all you want, but does the fact that Game Of Thrones is set to feature a bloody massive new castle, and that there'll …