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Bajau people 'evolved bigger spleens' for free-diving

<b>In a striking example of natural selection, the Bajau people of South-East Asia have developed bigger spleens for diving, a study shows.</b><p>The Bajau are traditionally nomadic and seafaring, and survive by collecting shellfish from the sea floor.<p>Scientists studying the effect of this lifestyle on their …

Anthropology

40 Pictures That Are More Satisfying Than Naps, Cleaning, And Sex All At Once

I need a moment.

Pancakes

Lunar showstopper: Super blue blood moon awes and wows

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The moon put on a rare cosmic show Wednesday: a red blue moon, super big and super bright.<p>It's the first time in 35 years a blue moon has synced up with a supermoon and a total lunar eclipse, or blood moon because of its red hue.<p>Hawaii and Alaska had the best seats, …

Super Blue Blood Moon

Dog Has Adorable Way Of 'Comforting' Owner When She Takes A Shower

So. cute. ❤️<p>If you’re not enjoying being back at work today, let this dog’s shower time ritual put a smile on your face.<p>Twitter user Rebecca Waver …

Behind the scenes Milky PinUps 2018 by AurumLight

After four years from the release of the original Milky Pinups that were followed by the SplashHeroes, The Fallen Angels and this year Black Calendar …

The Next Week, More Burning Man Photos

Well, maybe you are getting tired of these by now? Here’s another set along with captions.<p>The tree in the middle of the desert glowed all day and all …

18 of the greatest photographs from 125 years of National Geographic

Travel Photography

Anti-aging stem cell treatment proves successful in early human trials

The results of two human clinical trials into a stem cell therapy that can reverse symptoms of age-associated frailty have been published, and the …

Anti-aging

Is Europe's ghostliest train station about to rise again?

<b>It was one of the world's most opulent railway stations, sitting imposingly on the French-Spanish border - but then it fell into disrepair. Now, writes Chris Bockman, the building is showing new signs of life.</b><p>When they built the station at Canfranc, it was on a grand scale and with no expense …

Trains

A Tiny Kitten And A Bunny Play Tag

House cats can overcome the primal urge to hunt prey animals like rodents, birds and rabbits and peacefully co-exist in the same household if you …

Rabbits

Sculpture Of Woman And Kitten Arriving On A Trip Leaves Its Inhabitants In Love

In the railway station, Molodechno (Russia) appeared a graceful “passenger”; a young attractive student carrying a suitcase and a … kitten.<p>Made by …

Gossip Girl 10 Years Later: Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, and More Reflect on the Zeitgeist They Created | Vanity Fair

You Know You Love Me<p>When <i>Gossip Girl</i> Ruled the World<p>You Know You Love MeWhen <i>Gossip Girl</i> Ruled the WorldA decade ago this fall, just as social media was fracturing pop culture into a million pieces, a pair of sophomore show-runners, a start-up network, and a cast of barely of-age millennials aligned …

Celebrity News

Saggy breasts? Find out why

Breast sagging is a common complaint of many women, especially those who have breastfed or lost a significant amount of weight.<p>Many women experience …

4 ways your smartphone is changing your brain

What is all this screen time *actually* doing to our minds?<p>An incredible 81% of us have our smartphones within arm's reach nearly all the time, and …

Here’s Where You Can See Every Total Solar Eclipse for the Next 50 Years

A total solar eclipse will obscure the sun in parts of 14 states across the U.S. on Aug. 21, a rare event that’s been called the “Great American …

It’s Been 50 Years Since We First Saw a Pulsar

Scientists think pulsars might one day guide travelers through interstellar space.<p>Fifty years ago Sunday, astrophysicist Jocelyn Bell discovered a …

'If You Hemorrhage, Don't Clean Up': Advice From Mothers Who Almost Died

<i>This story was co-published by NPR and ProPublica.</i><p>Four days after Marie McCausland delivered her first child in May, she knew something was very wrong. She had intense pain in her upper chest, her blood pressure was rising, and she was so swollen that she barely recognized herself in the mirror. As …

Pregnancy

The Five Senses and How They Work

The ways we understand and perceive the world around us as humans are known as senses. We have five traditional senses known as taste, smell, touch, …

The infertility crisis is beyond doubt. Now scientists must find the cause

The topic has become the mainstay of dystopian science fiction. Our world is afflicted by widespread infertility and childless civilisations are left hovering on the brink of collapse. <i>Children of Men</i> and <i>The Handmaid’s</i> <i>Tale</i> provide perfect examples of these unsettling narratives.<p>Yet the scenarios …

World Health Organization

9 Diabetes Breakthroughs You Need to Know About

Science hard at work!<p>Diabetes is not just one condition - but whether your body is struggling with blood sugar levels due to type 1, or type 2, or …

Charlie Gard to be moved to hospice to die after parents 'denied final wish'

Charlie Gard, the terminally-ill baby, will soon be moved to a hospice and allowed to die.<p>The decision comes after the terminally-ill baby's parents ran out of time to find a team to keep Charlie alive for a week or so at a hospice.<p>At the High Court yesterday, Connie Yates and Chris Gard were given …

Judiciary

Three visual illusions that reveal the hidden workings of the brain

Visual illusions show us that we do not have direct access to reality. They can also provide an inkling of the mental processing that delivers our …

An Inquisitive Parrot Abruptly Shuts the Lid to a Box Containing an Unexpected Kitten Hiding Inside

A rather inquisitive parrot named Karin tentatively opened the lid to a small wicker box on the dining room table with his nimble beak. Upon seeing …

Science Uncovers The Origin Of The First Light In The Universe

When we look out at the Universe today, highlighted against the vast, empty blackness of the sky are points of light: stars, galaxies, nebulae and more. Yet there was a time in the distant past before any of those things had formed, just after the Big Bang, where the Universe was still filled with …

Dark Matter

Oh Nothing, Just 20 of the Cutest Puppy Burritos On All of Instagram

Just doing our jobs.<p>Oh, hello. We didn’t see you there. We were busy shoving our faces into a giant plate of nachos while perusing PetFinder. Why, …

23 cute kittens to get you through a tough week

If there’s one thing the Internet loves, it’s kittens.<p>Whether they’re snoozing, chasing butterflies or just sitting looking cute, kittens bring …

Canada 150: What is Canada really good at?

<b>Canada is a country with a relatively small population of just about 36 million people, but its citizens have still been busy inventing, innovating and entertaining.</b><p>In the run up to Canada Day, we asked BBC readers to tell us what they thought were some of the biggest contributions the country has …

Canada

8 Genetic Mutations That Can Give You 'Superpowers'

Why some humans have an edge.<p>More than 99 percent of your genetic information is exactly the same as every other person on the planet. Your genes …

404 Page

Explore Opportunity<p>Internet researchers can work as Independent Research Consultants or with individuals or companies to gather, synthesize and …

Project Management

Kitten Rescued from Roadside Surprises His Rescuers with His Glorious Fluffy New Mane...

A tiny kitten was spotted on the side of the road. A couple good Samaritans from Japan saved him and raised him as their own.<p>A few months later, he …