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Awesome Geminid Meteor Shower Photos for 2014 (Gallery)

2014 Geminid Meteor Over Redondo Beach, California<p>Credit: Maxim Senin<p>Gemind meteors rained down in 2014. See photos of the 2014 Geminid meteor shower …

Quantum Physics Just Got A Tiny Bit Easier To Understand, As Two Oddities Merge Into One

No one is about to claim that quantum physics is now easy to understand, but maybe it's not quite as devilishly complicated as we thought.<p>New research suggests that two of the quantum world's most mysterious features--the uncertainty principle and wave-particle duality--are simply two sides of a …

Shiv Sena, BJP Close to a Deal in Maharashtra, say Sources

<b>Mumbai:</b> The Shiv Sena and the BJP are close to sealing a deal in Maharashtra, solving the month-long stand-off over sharing of ministerial berths, …

The sad state of Switch & its liquid-cooled LED bulb

Advertisement<p>16 Comments<p>Credit: Gigaom, Katie Fehrenbacher<p>Earlier this year I noticed a small clear oil spot that had accumulated on my bathroom …

A New Device Can Detect Multiple Types Of Cancer With A Single Blood Test

Detecting cancer is a difficult business. Some types of cancer can be found through simple blood tests, but many require expensive procedures that, as in the case of CT scans and mammograms, cause problems down the line.<p>A startup called Miroculus thinks it has the simple early detection platform …

Cancer

Microsoft Lumia phone with a huge camera bump appears in leaked photos

Microsoft appears to have been developing a new Lumia device with a camera bump that’s bigger or equal in size to the 41-megapixel Lumia 1020. Leaked photos from a Chinese auction site show a device identified only as "Nokia RM-1052" running Windows Phone 8.1 alongside 2GB of RAM and what appears …

Hidden Cameras Reveal the Secret Life of the Serengeti

Many hands, or in this case, many eyes, make light work. It’s a saying that scientists studying wildlife on the Serengeti recently put to the test.<p>Dr. Craig Packer, founder of the Serengeti Lion Project, and one of his graduate students, Ali Swanson, wanted to understand how so many species were …

Rare Black Sea Devil Caught on Film for the First Time

The anglerfish survived capture and is now being studied in a specially equipped laboratory.<p>With its gaping mouth, needle-sharp teeth, and slightly startled expression, the black sea devil anglerfish seems tailor-made for the spotlight.<p><b>And in fact, one particular female got her close-up on November</b> …

NASA Probe Finds Nanoflares and Plasma 'Bombs' on Sun

The first results from a new NASA sun-studying spacecraft are in, and they reveal a complex and intriguing picture of Earth's star.<p>NASA's Interface …

Astronomy

'Doctor Who' will soon teach kids how to code

The BBC is tapping everyone's favorite time-traveling doctor to help get kids into coding. The broadcaster is launching <i>The Doctor and the Dalek</i>, a <i>Doctor Who</i>-themed game that features a number of puzzles designed to instill the fundamentals of programming in players. It ties in with the BBC's …

Ancient Scottish fish 'first to have sex'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1116000/1116707_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524137677_f04a32f459f9a0c0148529ffe3239aa5<p><b>Scientists believe they have discovered the origin of copulation.</b><p>An international team of researchers says a fish called <i>Microbrachius dicki</i> is the …

Ecology