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7 'Facts' You Learned at School That Are No Longer True

Don't get stuck in the past.<p>Over time, even facts we consider steadfast truths can change. People used to think doctors could forgo washing their …

How The Universe Changed In 2016

As 2016 nears its end, it appears that the globe, the Solar System, the galaxy and the Universe hasn’t changed all that much. We’ve completed another orbit around our Sun, but we’ve already had more than 4.5 billion of those. While we might notice some major events that occur out there in the …

Why Google Takes Indian Rockets Into Space

The cheapest flight to Mars may leave from a tiny barrier island in southeastern India.<p>Sriharikota, the nation’s Cape Canaveral, is the launchpad for …

The Universe Might Have a Delete Button - And It Could Destroy Physics as We Know It

Eep.<p>Here’s something to think about - physicists have proposed that the Universe could have a 'self destruct' mechanism, whereby everything in …

Never Say Die: 9 Lessons From The World's Longest-Living People

These people live continents away from one another, yet they've unlocked the secrets to living a long, healthful life. Learn 9 common traits of the …

How to Find Your New Zodiac Sign After NASA's Recalculations

Not that it actually affects your personality or your future.<p>The Babylonians were lazy: When they came up with the zodiac signs, they left one out on …

Comments of the Week #130: from incinerating Earth’s garbage to connecting the Universe’s birth and demise

“Life and death matters, yes. And the question of how to behave in this world, how to go in the face of everything. Time is short and the water is …

Physics

Across The Globe, Our Diets Are Making Us Sicker, Report Finds

Diet and nutrition are now the biggest risk factors for people's health across the globe, even in poorer countries. That's according to a recent report published by the Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems Nutrition, an independent group of experts on nutrition and health.<p>"If you look at …

Diets

A Chemical Found In The “Colgate” Toothpaste Linked To Cancer!

We are all familiar with the fact that there are thousands of toothpaste brands but if you are a “Colgate” fan, you have to read this.<p>One of the …

Cancer

Neuroscience and psychology have rendered it basically unnecessary to have a soul

Many people today believe they possess a soul. While conceptions of the soul differ, many would describe it as an “invisible force that appears to animate us.”<p>It’s often believed the soul can survive death and is intimately associated with a person’s memories, passions and values. Some argue the …

Consciousness

Flabby And Fertile: How Men Age Could Be Huge For Humans

Most animals die once they can no longer have kids, but men and women tend to totally buck this trend, living decades beyond their reproductive years despite drastic changes in their bodies.<p>A book out in September, How Men Age: What Evolution Reveals About Male Health And Mortality, explores the …

'Out of this world' sex: Erotic robots 'real as humans' to have 'a PULSE'

<b>++ Robots responsive to TOUCH ++</b><p><b>++ 'Game of Thrones' sex robots ++</b><p><b>++ 'Legal' sex robot marriage ++</b><p>Luxury sex doll company RealDolls' CEO Matt …

8 Eeriest Sounds Recorded In Space

From lightning on Jupiter to Saturn's alien 'howl'...<p>Space might be a deathly silent vacuum but that doesn’t mean that aren’t sounds to be heard.<p>In …

Northern Lights

All sperm, no eggs: Motherless babies on the way, say scientists

Motherless babies created from skin cells could be on the horizon after scientists discovered a method of creating offspring without the need for a …

The Most Detailed Map of The Milky Way Ever Shows It's Even Bigger Than We Thought

No Man's Sky, eat your heart out.<p>The European Space Agency (ESA) has just released the most accurate and detailed map of the Milky Way ever, charting …

World's first ever conference on sex robots asks: 'Will humans ever fall in love and marry machines?'

The world's first ever conference into robots and sex is about to begin.<p>'Technology and Intimacy: Choice or Coercion?' will see a team of top …

You could fit the entire human race into a sugar cube — and 13 other facts to put the universe into perspective

It's full of exploding stars and immortal jellyfish and it's been kicking around for almost 14 billion years.<p>Here are 14 awesome facts to put it all into perspective.

Universe

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Pineapple Juice Is 5 Times More Effective Than Medicine For Cough

Have you ever heard of drinking pineapple juice to alleviate your cough? It works!<p>On top of containing tons of illness-fighting vitamin C, pineapples …

Column: Why it’s important to look at the stars – literally

OSCAR WILDE SAID ‘We are all in the gutter – but some of us are looking at the stars’.<p>In a time when the world has so many huge issues with society …

Astronomy

Best Nigerian Blog

Kristine: “Why haven’t you been to your house for two weeks and why have you decided not to return my calls?” She asked Kingsley immediately his …

Science Just Proved That Being Single Is Better for Your Health

No offense to Bey, but you don’t have to spend your single days doggedly hunting down a man who’ll “put a ring on it.” Being single can be kind of awesome: You don’t have to share your fave dishes (delish meals for one, comin’ right up), don’t go broke from dating and have plenty of binge-watchable …

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Will the 'Great Attractor' Eat Our Galaxy?

Everything in our local universe is slowly creeping toward an invisible point that promises to swallow the Milky Way... perhaps.<p>Paul Sutter is an …

Universe

Here's Everything Scientists Know About How to Avoid Ageing

Forever young.<p>It’s rare that a long, technical paper in a biology journal turns out to be a page-turner. But it happens.<p>A team of researchers …

What if Ancient Space Visitors Left a Message In Your DNA?

“<b>To Whom It May Concern</b>” begins the classic <b>message in a bottle</b>, <b>written</b> on a slip of paper and cast <b>adrift</b> on the tides to…<b>wherever</b>. The <b>discs</b> NASA set …

Jupiter Flyby From Cassini

NASA's Cassini spacecraft caught this photo on December 29, 2000, from about 10 million kilometers away.

Spacecraft

Good Foods for GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)

Good Foods for GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)<p>Updated on May 3, 2017<p>What Is Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease?<p>Gastroesophageal reflux disease, …