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House committee votes to release memo from Democrats countering Nunes

WASHINGTON — The House Intelligence Committee voted Monday to send the White House a classified memorandum challenging claims that federal investigators improperly obtained a surveillance warrant on a former Donald Trump campaign adviser, giving the president five days to decide whether to release …

17 useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

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Holidaymakers will be given more detail on likelihood of terror attacks abroad, Boris Johnson reveals

Holidaymakers will for the first time be given advice about how likely terror attacks are abroad, where they have previously happened and what foreign Governments have done to prevent them, Boris Johnson has said.<p>The foreign secretary announced that travellers will be given more detail on how …

14 day big Pacific Coast Touring Route

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Here’s why so many smart people don’t believe in evolution

Does seeing the word "evolution" in a headline make you nervous?<p>It makes me nervous. Climate change may be the most politically charged scientific finding of the modern era, but the charged responses to it are nothing compared to people's forceful responses to evolution.<p>Gallup reports that 64% of …

The puzzle solver

He doesn’t eat. An IV line delivers nutrients and liquids and medicines to keep him alive. He doesn’t speak. He’s unable to write. Any motion …

Stanford University

Scientists double life expectancy for embryos in petri dishes, raising ethical concerns

When scientists grow human embryos for lab research, they end their experiments at the 14-day mark. Until now, these internationally accepted guidelines (and the laws formed around them) have been largely self-regulating: The record for in-vitro gestation was just nine days, and most labs struggled …

Bright flash of light marks incredible moment life begins when sperm meets egg

Human life begins in bright flash of light as a sperm meets an egg, scientists have shown for the first time, after capturing the astonishing ‘fireworks’ on film.<p>An explosion of tiny sparks erupts from the egg at the exact moment of conception.<p>Scientists had seen the phenomenon occur in other …

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10 Best TED Talks About Healthy Living

Put in your earbuds and get a dose of now-you-know.<p>TED, the nonprofit platform committed to ideas worth spreading, is one heck of a treasure trove. …

So You Wanna Spring Break in Australia?

Photo by @lucylaucht<p>Spring is the perfect time to hop over to Oz.<p>Not sure how to do Oz on spring break? We're here to help.<p>Words to the wise: A solid …

23 Magical Things You Didn't Know You Could Do In NSW

Hand feeding fish right by the shore? Don't mind if I do!

8 Awesome Science Resources That You Can Access For Free Online

Including ALL of Feynman’s lectures.<p>There's nothing worse than wanting to expand your knowledge, satisfy your curiosity, or just confirm some weird …

Bill Gates loses to surprise celebrity in Twitter grammar stakes

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>I fancy Harvard will be shutting down classes for the day to celebrate.<p>Three of its more famous alumni have achieved something extraordinary, something of which their alma mater could have only dreamed.<p>You …

7 flight hacks guaranteed to save you money on your next trip

Shutterstock<p>If you're sick of being overcharged by airlines, turns out there are better ways to book your flights.<p>Nikolas Langes, the co-founder of …

15,000 Australians protest against Sydney's controversial nightlife laws

While many people in Melbourne, Australia slept in after the city's all-night art event, White Night, residents of Sydney took to the streets to …

9 technologies that will shake up the startup world in 2016

2015 introduced us to many new, exciting technologies. Advances in virtual reality and the widening adoption of smartwatches and other wearables are only the beginning. To get a started on what could shape the way we think in the coming year, I polled nine savvy business owners from YEC on the …

Remote predictions of fluid flow in fractures possible with new finding

A team of researchers has created a way to quickly and remotely evaluate fluid flow in subsurface fractures that could impact aquifers, oil and gas …

U.S. Dept. of Energy

Here are the 10 best airports in Europe

With demand for air travel in Europe growing at an impressive rate, the need for world-class airports is at an all-time high. Leading aviation reviewer Skytrax recently released the results of its annual World Airport Awards, which includes a list of the best in Europe.<p>The Skytrax annual rankings …

Taking contraceptive pill for five years doubles risk of brain tumour, warn scientists

Female sex hormones used in the contraceptive pill may increase the risk of some cancer types, scientists think<p>Taking the pill for at least five years more than doubles the risk of developing a brain tumour, a study has shown.<p>Scientists say that hormonal contraception, particularly progestogen-only …