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Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro’s Silent Hills: playing the playable trailer

The collaboration that shocked the gaming world this week provided the first ‘interactive teaser’. Tom Hoggins plays through the mysterious ‘P.T.’ and finds a horrifying and fearsomely smart piece of work.<p>It was the most unusual of video game announcements. At Sony’s GamesCom press conference in …

Parasitic Amoeba Eats People Alive, Bite By Bite

These amoebae eat human cells while they are still alive, and then move on. Terrifying.<p>It used to be thought that the parasite <i>Entamoeba histolytica</i> killed human cells with toxins and only ate them once they were dead--and that during its meals, it would eat cells by engulfing them whole, like other …

Biology

Grand Canyon on the Precipice

Planned developments spark concerns over commercialization of America’s most iconic park.<p>At the eastern edge of the Grand Canyon, well beyond the tourists who crowd along the South Rim, sagebrush desert stretches for miles, almost untouched except by wild horses or the livestock of Navajo herdsmen. …

Obama authorizes airstrikes

President Barack Obama said Thursday night he has authorized “targeted airstrikes” in northern Iraq and the delivery of humanitarian assistance to religious minorities trapped there by Sunni extremists.<p>“Several military aircraft” dropped the supplies to a group of Iraqis near the town of Sinjar, a …

This Moon's Volcanoes Spew 'Lava Fountains'

It’s got to be the biggest coincidence in the history of science: just a few days before the Voyager 1 space probe began taking the first closeup …

Hamas Says It Will Continue Fight After Ceasefire

Hamas reiterated late Thursday that it plans to continue fighting after a temporary cease-fire ends Friday morning, if its demands are not met.<p>“The …

Pictures of the Week 8.7.14

Everything We Know About Tropical Storm Iselle And Hurricane Julio (LIVE UPDATES)

Live updates covering the latest information on Iselle and Julio, from HuffPost editors in Hawaii and New York.<p>08/10/2014 2:02 AM EDT<p>Hurricane Julio Downgrades To Category 1<p>Julio has been downgraded to a Category 1 hurricane on Saturday evening, according to the report from the Associated Press …

Aspirin a day could dramatically cut cancer risk, says biggest study yet

Daily pill for middle-aged could save 130,000 lives over 20 years in Britain alone, scientists suggest<p>An aspirin a day could dramatically cut people's chances of getting and dying from common cancers, according to the most detailed review yet of the cheap drug's ability to stem disease.<p>More than …

Navdy

We've all done it — no matter how vigilant you are about keeping your eyes on the road, you've no doubt glanced at your phone to check on your …

First Solar beats its own solar cell record, again

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>First Solar has been intensely focused on increasing the efficiency of its solar cells over the last few years, ever since it …

Gulf 'dead zone' is the size of Connecticut

The Gulf of Mexico's annual spring-summer "dead zone" is the size of Connecticut -- slightly smaller now than in recent years but nowhere near the trim scientists had sought, researchers said this week.<p>Scientists' annual survey found an area of 5,052 square miles of "low oxygen water," or hypoxia, …

With Men's Y Chromosome, Size Really May Not Matter

Basic biology has it that girls are girls because they have two X chromosomes — the things inside cells that carry our genes. Boys are boys because they have one X and one Y. Recently, though, there's been a lot of debate in scientific circles about the fate of that Y chromosome — the genetic basis …

The New Hobbit Trailer Is One Hell Of A Nostalgia Trip

Here is the trailer for <i>The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies</i>, complete with a throwback to one of the best moments in <i>Lord of the Rings: Return of</i> …

Costa Concordia reaches end of final voyage

The crippled Costa Concordia cruise ship reached the end of its final voyage.<p>Refloated by salvage crews earlier this month, the rusting hulk docked at Voltri port in the Italian city of Genoa early Sunday.<p>The cruise ship, which ran aground in January 2012 off Giglio Island with more than 4,200 …

15 Must-Have Apps for Android Wear

Last month at Google I/O, Android Wear was finally launched and two devices were released running the new platform; the Samsung Galaxy Gear Live and the LG G Watch.<p>Android Wear may only be a month old, but there are already a number of great apps for the smartwatch platform emerging …

Star

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Galaxy's Huge Black Hole Puts on Spectacular Fireworks Show (Video)

The supermassive black hole at the center of a far-off galaxy is putting on a fireworks display of cosmic proportions.<p>Scientists captured the …

Black Holes

Why Shadow of Mordor's undead Elven hero and sexy Sauron are such a big deal

Monolith Productions revealed that <i>Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor</i>'s mysterious Wraith character is Celebrimbor, the original forger of the Rings of Power in J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth legendarium.<p>Celebrimbor does not appear in the <i>The Hobbit</i> or <i>The Lord of the Rings,</i> which means most of Tolkien's …

The Steam Achievement That Nobody Unlocked

Some achievements are too easy, at times only requiring players to do mundane things like pressing start. Some achievements pose an actual challenge …

A Haven for Ancient Turtles

"This stretch of beach is where Leatherback turtles lay their eggs, and the other stretch of beach is where Hawksbill turtles lay eggs," our local volunteer Ricardo pointed out to us as we stood on the wide sandy beach northeast of Luquillo, Puerto Rico. This is the Northeastern Ecological …

Turtles

The Great Oxygenation Event: The Earth’s first mass extinction.

Let me tell you about a catastrophe. I don't use that word lightly: This event was monumental, an apocalypse that was literally global in scale, and …

Microbe's Innovation May Have Started Largest Extinction Event on Earth

The environment can produce sudden shocks to the life of our planet through impacting space rocks, erupting volcanoes and other events.<p>But sometimes …

Samsung indefinitely delays the release of its first Tizen smartphone

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Amanda Natividad<p>Samsung’s homegrown Tizen operating system has suffered yet another setback: On Monday, Samsung …

South Korea Ferry Survivors Say Classmates Saved Their Lives

ANSAN, South Korea - Teenagers who survived the South Korea ferry disaster told on Monday how classmates helped them float free as water flooded their cabins despite crew instructions to stay put even as the vessel sank. Six teens, whose names were withheld to protect their privacy, were giving …

South Korea

Why We Think Ignorance Is Bliss, Even When It Hurts Our Health

Medical tests are rarely a pleasant experience, especially if you're worried that something could be seriously wrong. That's true even though we know that regular screenings and tests often help doctors catch issues early.<p>But of course, humans don't always behave rationally. Sometimes people will …