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MH370: Murder of man investigating missing plane sparks conspiracy theories

The murder of a man who spent years searching for the debris from missing plane MH370 has fuelled conspiracy theories surrounding the plane's …

Kuala Lumpur

Oxford and Cambridge top world university rankings

<b>Two UK universities occupy the top spots in a global ranking for the first time.</b><p>The University of Oxford is top of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, with Cambridge University second, up from fourth place last year.<p>A key factor in the rankings is income and both universities saw …

IBM is modeling new AI after the human brain

by Chelsea Gohd September 3, 2017 Artificial Intelligence 17302<p>Attentive Robots<p>Currently, artificial intelligence (AI) technologies are able to …

Triple Threat: New Pneumonia Is Drug-Resistant, Deadly And Contagious

In the past few years, there have been so many "superbugs" appearing in hospitals around the world that we here at Goats and Soda haven't had the time or resources to report on all of them.<p>But a new type of pneumonia emerging in China seems so important that we dropped what we were doing to write …

Public Health

GE's New CEO Is Preparing an "Aggressive" Round of Job Cuts

General Electric (ge) is making plans to significantly reduce corporate staff in an effort to cut spending and boost profits under its new chief …

North Korea threat: B-1B bombers, F-35B fighters in show of force over Korean peninsula

North Korea

Antidepressants found in fish brains in Great Lakes region

Human antidepressants are building up in the brains of bass, walleye and several other fish common to the Great Lakes region, scientists say.<p>In a new …

Conor McGregor announces appearance at London's O2 but it's not what you're expecting

Fresh from the 'fight of the century', Conor McGregor is hot property at the moment.<p>Even following last weeks defeat by Floyd Mayweather (who let's …

Girl, 17, exposed as being mastermind behind Blue Whale suicide game

<b>A 17-year-old girl has been exposed as the alleged mastermind behind the Blue Whale suicide game.</b><p>The teenager is accused of being behind the sick …

Soldiers who broke clubber's jaw and eye socket spared jail because Army is 'short of good men'

The servicemen were ejected from PRYZM nightclub in Bristol before attacking a pair of older men.<p>Three British soldiers who fractured a man's jaw and …

At Last, a Big, Successful Trial of Probiotics

A large Indian study of 4,500 newborn babies found that the right microbes can prevent a life-threatening condition called sepsis.<p>For all the hype that surrounds them, probiotics—products that contain supposedly beneficial bacteria—have rarely proven their worth in large, rigorous studies. There …

First-Ever Mutant Ants Have Been Raised, And They Have a Messed Up Social Life

It was harder than you'd think.<p>Despite what you might've seen in 1950s monster movies, it's difficult to raise mutant ants. For years biologists have …

Ants

World's Leading Physicist Says Quantum Computers Are "Tools of Destruction, Not Creation"

by Patrick Caughill August 9, 2017 Robots & Machines 73075<p>Weapon of Mass Disruption<p>Quantum Computers are heralded as the next step in the evolution …

'Education is the solution': the Gloucestershire high school enforcing a digital detox

Pupils at Stroud high school were outraged by strict new rules prohibiting the use of digital devices, but the results were remarkable<p>Fourteen-year-old friends Hannah Cox and Libby Shirnia admitted they were a little taken aback when their school announced stringent new rules on mobile phones, …

Detox

While Corals Die Along The Great Barrier Reef, Humans Struggle To Adjust

Thirty miles off the shore of Port Douglas, Australia, tourists jump into the water of the outer reef. On their dive, they see giant clams, sea turtles and a rainbow of tropical fish, all swimming above brightly colored coral.<p>On a boat, marine biologist Lorna Howlett quizzes the tourists in the …

2017 July 9 - Earth at Night

<b>Earth at Night</b> <b><br>Image Credit :</b> NASA, NOAA NGDC, Suomi-NPP, Earth Observatory, <i><br>Data and Processing: Chris Elvidge and Robert Simmon</i><p><b>Explanation:</b> Can you …

Researchers Brought Back a Pox Virus Using Mail-Order DNA and it Only Cost $100,000

Reviving Extinct Viruses<p>Canadian researchers revived an extinct horsepox virus last year on a shoestring budget, by using mail-order DNA. That may …

Why sexism has festered for so long in Silicon Valley

In just two weeks, two powerful Silicon Valley investors have resigned from the firms they cofounded after women accused them of sexual harassment.<p>The men, 500 Startups cofounder Dave McClure and Binary Capital cofounder Justin Caldbeck, didn't just cross the line once, according to the …

Heart surgeon spared jail for molesting women after judge says it may be in public interest for him to operate again

A world-renowned heart surgeon has been spared jail for molesting two women after a judge said it may be in the public interest for him to operate again.<p>Mohamed Amrani, 54, was found guilty of twice groping a woman's breasts through her clothes at the Harefield Hospital in west London between 2003 …

Aldi's $8 Rosé Named One of the Best Wines in the World

This under-the-radar bottle won big at a major wine competition.<p>If you consider yourself an oenophile, Aldi is not likely your go-to spot for wine. But that could change.<p>The discount supermarket chain where you bag your own groceries and pay a quarter for a shopping cart is shaking up the wine …

Hardcore history: the best of TV's sexed-up period dramas

Shows such as Poldark and Versailles have become suffused with corset-busting, britches-straining rompery. Disgraceful! Here are five more series to watch

Couple had 'naked and rampant' sex yards from children in play park as horrified parents tried to shield kids' eyes

A couple had 'naked and rampant' sex a few yards from horrified parents and their children in a city centre park, it is claimed.<p>Mums and dads tried …

Women-only Wonder Woman showings sell out despite outcry

• Movie theaters in Austin, Texas and Brooklyn, New York ,say ‘no guys allowed’<br>• Brooklyn Alamo promises to donate all proceeds to Planned Parenthood<p>Plans by US movie theaters to host women-only screenings of Wonder Woman have produced support and some grumbling about gender discrimination.<p>Related: …

The Double Lover review: shiveringly sexy thriller hits all the parts Fifty Shades couldn’t reach

<b>Dir: François Ozon; Starring: Marine Vacth, Jérémie Renier, Jacqueline Bisset, Myriam Boyer, Dominique Redmond. 18 cert, 108 mins</b><p>The films of François Ozon exist on a heightened plane that should really be called the Ozon Layer – a realm of thin air, light heads and giddy views where the French …

Can we really eat invasive species into submission?

<b>In this 2016 photo provided by NOAA, a bluefin trevally swims on a reef off Hawaii's island of Kahoolawe. U.S. officials say the first-ever assessment of Hawaii's reef fish shows that 11 of 27 species are experiencing some level of overfishing. Researchers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric</b> …

Drunk woman who threatened to open plane door mid-air almost caused flight to be diverted, court hears

A drunk woman threatened to open a plane's doors in mid-air if she wasn't served more alcohol, nearly forcing the aircraft to divert, a court was told.<p>Along with her inebriated boyfriend, the pair swore at passengers, banged chairs, spilled drinks, swore at fellow passengers and argued with cabin …

How Pepsi nearly killed Michael Jackson: the story behind the other controversial cola ad

The past 24 hours have not been kind to Pepsi, nor Kendall Jenner. On Wednesday morning the soft drinks giant released the latest in a long line of high-budget celebrity advertisements. Starring the darling of 2017 fame, supermodel and Keeping up with the Kardashians star Kendall Jenner, the …

Child locked in bedroom by grandparents is taken into care

A child was taken away from her grandparents and put into foster care after they locked her in her room overnight.<p>The seven-year-old, from the West Midlands, was put into the care of the local authority after social workers found out that she had been locked in to prevent her from wandering …

South American tribe found to have the healthiest hearts ever studied

A South American tribe with a highly active lifestyle has the healthiest arteries of any population yet studied, say researchers.<p>The Tsimane people, who live in the Bolivian Amazon, spend most of every day hunting, fishing, farming and gathering wild fruits and nuts, and follow a carbohydrate-based …

Report Says European Mystery Radiation Isn't Real. That Isn't Stopping an Air Force Investigation.

The U.S. Air Force is investigating.<p>Over the last several days, reports have trickled out in the British tabloids about a possible nuclear accident or a resumption of Russian nuclear testing north of the Arctic Circle. An international agency devoted to monitoring against nuclear testing has …