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Humanity’s strange new cousin is shockingly young — and shaking up our family tree

By Sarah Kaplan<p>Sarah Kaplan<p>Reporter for Speaking of Science<p>Email Bio Follow<p><i>Homo naledi</i>, a strange new species of human cousin found in South Africa two years ago, was unlike anything scientists had ever seen. Discovered deep in the heart of a treacherous cave system — as if they'd been placed there …

Anthropology

How Rogue One Fits Into the Star Wars Timeline

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Star Wars

PowearIN2.0 Ultimate Gadget Jacket With Modular Design (video)

Anyone in search of the ultimate gadget jacket that is capable of carrying all their mobile devices as well as providing a shooter wealth of …

Hey, Apple! Make These 5 Products And I'll Buy Them

The sky isn't falling at Apple, but the company's dreadful fiscal second-quarter earnings, which saw the first year-over-year drop ever in iPhone …

BBQ 101: Whiskey BBQ Shrimp Barbecue Recipe

INGREDIENTS:<p>1 lb. shrimp (with tail)<br>• 1/4 cup of Crown Royal Canadian Whisky<br>• 1/4 cup BBQ sauce<br>• 1/4 cup honey<br>• 1/4 tsp. black pepper<br>• 1/8 tsp. garlic …

Surprising Sriracha facts

<b>1) It’s Named After a City in Thailand</b><p>Si Racha is a small coastal city in the Chonburi Province of eastern Thailand, where the sauce may have first been produced.<p><b>2) It Has Different Uses in Thailand and Vietnam</b><p>In Thailand, sriracha is tangier and thinner than its Vietnamese (and American) …

FBI says it won't disclose how it accessed locked iPhone

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI said Wednesday that it will not publicly disclose the method that allowed it to access a locked iPhone used by one of the …

The Truth About Fake Sugar Is Complicated

The Plate<p>Will Splenda give you cancer?<p>The short answer: probably not. A new study found an increase in certain kinds of cancers in male mice given large doses of sucralose, the sweetener in Splenda, a popular sugar substitute. The lowest dose in the study the equivalent of a 150-pound human eating …

Research

The DeLorean Motor Company may soon start building ‘new’ cars

The DeLorean could soon be going back into production thanks to a new law that exempts small volume car manufacturers from the safety requirements applied to most new car makers. Also, I'm going to attempt to write this article without any <i>Back to the Future</i> jokes.<p>The law only applies to "replica" …

Oscars: Michael Caine says 'you can't vote for an actor because he's black'

Michael Caine is the latest star to weigh in on the diversity issues at the Academy Awards.<p>In an interview with Nick Robinson for BBC Radio 4, Caine …

For Internet Users, 2015 Was a Year of Many Wins... and One Loss

While not every fight ended in a win for Internet users, 2015 was a year when millions of advocates defied the conventional wisdom that tech policymaking was an arcane and secretive world limited to a small circle of insiders.<p>We organized online and off, sending millions of comments in support of …

Comcast just had a major breakthrough that could mean superfast internet

That probably sounds like a mumbo-jumbo to you, so let's put it in simple terms. This means Comcast has figured out how to use its existing cable lines to deliver superfast gigabit-internet speeds without having to do major work on its current infrastructure.<p>Gigabit internet is broadband that …