Geneticists have detected a fourth ancestral "tribe" which contributed to the modern European gene pool. Research shows Europeans are a mixture of three major ancestral populations - indigenous hunters,
This declassified US intelligence report from 1990 is one of the most terrifying things you'll ever read
Now we finally know it was also one of the most dangerous, thanks to a February 1990 report published by the National Security Archive at George Washington University this week after a 12-year Freedom
A 23-year-old New Mexico man who had been binge-watching The Walking Dead allegedly beat a friend to death with a microwave and guitar because he thought the friend had started to "change into a zombie,"
You know you should be eating right and exercising all week to reach your weight-loss goals, but when you're so rushed between work and family responsibilities, it's tough to have time to make it happen.
According to a large survey conducted by Newsweek, 44 percent of Americans cannot identify a single part of the Bill of Rights. Other reports indicate that two-thirds of Americans cannot name a single
Why would we consider trying it again? Donald Trump says that he would deport all undocumented immigrants in the United States, an estimated 11 million people. American cities and counties in the Southwest
Its vital core — capital and money markets — have been turned into dangerous, unstable casinos. This will continue until the central bank-driven financial bubble bursts. We've seen this happen twice in
And it's called "Fur Oil." Heh. In this wonderful world in which we live, a brand new body oil has just hit the beauty shelves. And this one has been made specifically for your pubes. Aptly named "Fur
Ruins of 16th century Apostle Sandiago church re-emerge following drought A 16th century church submerged in a southern Mexico dam project 49 years ago has reappeared following a severe drought, drawing
An incredible animation demonstrates how a star would be ripped apart if it got too close to a black hole in space They’re not called black holes for nothing. An artist’s rendering demonstrates new findings
A story that went viral this week reports that astronomers finally found E.T., but those aren't the facts. CNET's Eric Mack talks with the astronomers involved about what is still a very interesting star.
The surest strategy might seem like emulating human intelligence or even mimicking brain structure. But creating an intelligent machine based on the human mind might be impossible, unnecessary, or even
That’s what many readers are suggesting in response to Ross’s captivating piece on a mysterious star that many scientists suspect might harbor an alien civilization in its orbit. The basics: A Dyson sphere
Scientists say a swarm of objects around a star look like 'something you would expect an alien civilisation to build' A star with unusual behaviour spotted by the Kepler Telescope could be explained by
Some of the more… excitable elements of the pop-science blogosphere are in a tizzy today about KIC 8462852, a star about 1,500 light years from Earth showing off some strange behavior. They’re arguing
We spoke with some of the astronomers who discovered the 'alien' megastructure to find out if it's fact or fiction
And while some are saying that this star could be harboring a giant structure built by an advanced alien civilization, the scientists behind the hype are saying otherwise. Business Insider recently spoke