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Diamonds Buried Within Rare Meteorites Reveal Existence of "Lost Planet"

In 2008, astronomer Richard Kowalski looked into a telescope in Tucson, Arizona, and spotted an asteroid called 2008 TC3 barreling through the …

Earth Science

Even if you clear your history, Google has a record of all of your search activity — here's how to delete it

YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there's a new hack to worry about.<p>This ever-expanding list has many people realizing their personal information is less secure than they thought. Consumers are looking for ways to limit their online exposure and take proactive measures to …

Privacy

Healthiest Green Vegetables You Should be Eating

A certain dislike for vegetables is common among many. It appears early in childhood. Those who consider vegetable as heaven are considered rare and …

What Is a Hurricane Drink? What to Know About New Orleans' Iconic Drink

What Is a Hurricane? What to Know About New Orleans' Iconic Drink<p>This Mardi Gras staple has a surprising history.<p>February 02, 2018<p>I've never …

10 Major Archaeological Discoveries Made In 2017

2017 has been significant for archaeology. We have uncovered new discoveries and made sense of ones we found years ago. There is still plenty more to …

Woman Claims She Is A Time Traveler Hired By U.S. Government, Reveals Future President

A woman named Mona claims that she is a time traveler from the year 2100. <i>Apex TV</i> posted a video of a woman, who concealed her identity, that claimed …

A six pack won’t make you a better runner, but these deep core exercises might

Your deep core muscles aren't visible, but they could prevent chronic back pain.<p>Most new runners assume that the best way to improve is simply to run greater and greater distances. While it’s true that going farther and faster will improve your running skills, most coaches and trainers will advise …

Exercise

This Is Why You Should Never Hold in a Sneeze

A recently released case report, courtesy of the <i>BMJ,</i> reaffirms one of life’s important lessons: Don’t try to hold back a sneeze. Especially, don’t do …

Spying

7 exercises that naturally increase testosterone in men

Adam Bible Today For dudes, testosterone is the holy grail of hormones—it’s what literally makes us men. Often referred to as the “male sex hormone,” …

Exercise

Volcanic Rock Discovery Calls Theories About Life's Origins Into Question

Animals may have emerged under very different conditions.<p>Charles Darwin, father of evolutionary biology, wrote in 1871 that life first emerged in …

Earth Science

What You Need to Know About The Intel Flaw Everyone's Freaking Out About

Practically every PC, laptop, tablet, and smartphone is affected.<p>Silicon Valley is abuzz about 'Meltdown' and 'Spectre' – new ways for hackers to …

This Extreme Diet Reversed Type 2 Diabetes in Up to 86% of Patients

It could improve millions of lives.<p>Type 2 diabetes isn't necessarily for life, with a new clinical trial providing some of the clearest evidence yet …

13 Science-Backed Signs You're Smarter Than You Realise

Don't underestimate yourself.<p>Everyone wants to be humble. Who me, smart? Nah, I'm just a good test-taker.<p>And anyway, it's kind of crass to go around …

9 ways to make people like you without saying a word

Becoming more likable is easier than you think.<p>There's lots of research on the traits and behaviors that make people likable — that have nothing to do with what they're saying.<p>Below, Business Insider has rounded up some of the most fascinating pieces of research on the best ways to make friends and …

Psychology

This Terrifyingly Lifelike Robot Just Trolled Elon Musk And Gently Threatened The Human Race

'Be nice to me, I'll be nice to you.' 😳<p>When the robot takeover of the world happens, we hoped it wouldn’t be a sci-fi cliche. But it seems we hoped …

Sex robot inventor says he will soon have 'children' with his creations

Sergi Santos, sex robot inventor, says he will soon have a child with his robot Samantha.<p>His wife Martisa Kissamitaki previously said Samantha had …

The Pentagon Wants Drone 'Swarms' to Support Infantry

DARPA asked robot-developers for a way to let small infantry units deploy swarms of 250 or more robots in urban areas.<p>In the near future, US Army and Marine Corps infantry squads could march into battle behind swarms of hundreds of flying and crawling drones.<p>At least, that's the plan. On October …

Military

Scientists figured out how to make cancer cells “commit suicide” — here’s how it works

Scientists have found a way to make cancer cells kill themselves in multiple ways, simultaneously.<p>“It’s like committing suicide by stabbing yourself, …

Here’s Why Calorie Restriction Makes Us Live Longer

Scientists have known since the 1930s that calorie restriction helps mammals stay healthy and live longer. But the mechanisms behind this have been a …

Man Who Saved the World From Nuclear Armageddon in 1983 Dies at 77

On September 26, 1983, Soviet military officer Stanislav Petrov received a message that five nuclear missiles had been launched by the United States …

30 of the World's Most Valuable Treasures That Are Still Missing

Photo Credit: Alamy<p>Slide 1 of 61<p>Lost treasures<p>Throughout history, fantastic treasures from various cultures have been stolen or otherwise gone …

Archaeology

9 Surprising Signs You May Be Smarter Than Average | Inc.com

Conventional wisdom may point to smart people having advanced levels of cognition, creativity, or emotional intelligence, but if you ever wondered whether you belong with the brainy bunch, these nine signs may confirm what you already know.<p>1. You're the first child in the family.<p>A study of 250,000 …

Psychology

13 Behaviors That Make People Dislike You Immediately

Everyone’s got a story about how they thought a certain friend was mean the first time they met, but realized later that he or she is actually the …

Psychology

New device can heal with a single touch, and even repair brain injuries

A new device developed at The Ohio State University can start healing organs in a "fraction of a second," researchers say.<p>The technology, known as Tissue Nanotransfection (TNT), has the potential to save the lives of car crash victims and even deployed soldiers injured on site. It's a dime-sized …

Research

Global warming will increase poverty in the southern US, a new study says

A new study estimates that southern areas of the US, many of which are already poor, could face a 20 percent decline in economic activity if carbon emissions continue unabated through the 21st century.<p>The study was issued by economists with the Climate Impact Lab, a consortium of experts from the …

Climate Change

The World's Best Cities For Solo Travel, According To Airbnb

🌍<p>While it might seem daunting, travelling alone is something everyone should try at least once in their lifetime.<p>Not only will you to manage your …

Ho Chi Minh City

7 Special Forces Workout Techniques To Get You Ripped

Special Forces Selection is the toughest testing platform in the Military – a twelve-month process that 85 percent of candidates fail. It’s designed …

Special Forces

Why Green Berets are the smartest, most lethal fighters in the world

Army Special Forces got its start on June 19, 1952 — 65 years ago Monday — and since then its soldiers have been at the forefront of fights in Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan and are now advising US-backed forces inside Syria.<p>They call themselves the quiet professionals, and they are one of the most …

Military
Leadership