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YouTube is now one step closer virtual reality videos

BI Intelligence<p>YouTube launched its first 360-degree video ad yesterday, enabling advertisers to explore a format developed for virtual reality (VR) …

Senators Voice Skepticism on Iran Nuclear Deal

Republican in tense committee hearing says Obama administration had been ‘fleeced’<p>WASHINGTON—Lawmakers sharply clashed with Obama administration officials Thursday over the landmark nuclear agreement with Iran in a hearing that marked the start of and set the tone for two months of heated political …

Iran Nuclear Deal

NASA Discovers ‘Earth 2.0’ Planet Kepler 452B

Planetary Habitability

World's first malaria vaccine approved after 30 years of trials

The European Medicines Agency has approved the world's first malaria vaccine - meaning that it could be administered to children across Africa within the next few years<p>Scientists across Africa are celebrating the news that the world's first vaccine against malaria has been approved by the European …

Too little of this hormone may make you overeat

A hormone deficiency in the brain may be a reason why we eat even if we’re not hungry.<p>Mice who didn’t have enough of the hormone (called GLP-1) …

'Gay genes': science is on the right track, we're born this way. Let’s deal with it.

A recent article argued that sexuality is down to choice, not genetics. But the scientific evidence says otherwise, and points to a strong biological origin<p>In a recent Guardian article , Simon Copland argued that it is very unlikely people are born gay (or presumably any other sexual orientation). …

Scientists control mouse brain by remote control

Scientists have successfully altered the neural networks of laboratory mice using a wireless controller; allowing them to study the effects of neural stimulation without invasive procedures and without test subjects tethered by wires.<p>The tiny implant, smaller than the width of a human hair, let the …

Nasa releases new photographs from Pluto fly-by – in pictures

Nasa’s New Horizons team on Friday revealed new images and discussed the latest results from the spacecraft’s historic flight through the Pluto system. Earlier in the day they released a new image of the dwarf planet in full ‘false’ color

Solar System

Anti-Drone Systems Are Starting to Take Off

Camera drones have opened a whole new world of possibilities for photographers looking for a way to capture aerial images, but the meteoric rise in …

Flickr Bringing Back Pro: Pay to Get Badge, Analytics, and No Ads

Flickr is bringing back Pro memberships. Today the photo sharing service announced that paid subscription plans are returning for both existing and …

Iran Nuclear Agreement Hearing in Washington

Amazon overtakes Walmart to become largest US retailer

Shock profit pushes up shares and gives Amazon a market cap of more than $261bn<p>Amazon overtook Walmart on Thursday night to become the largest US retailer by market capitalisation, after announcing a rare profit.<p>Shares in the online retailer, led by founder Jeff Bezos, jumped more than 16pc in …

There's a 'new normal' in America's job market, and it isn't pretty

Pay is sluggish. Many part-timers can't find full-time work. And a diminished share of Americans either have a job or are looking for one.<p>Yet in the face of global and demographic shifts, this may be what a nearly healthy U.S. job market now looks like.<p>An aging population is sending an outsize …

Employment