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The 40-Year Old Mystery of the "Wow!" Signal Was Just Solved

Wow! — Messages From Space<p>In 1977, the sound of extraterrestrials was heard by human ears for the first time — or so people at the time thought. The …

Scientists hail 'promising cure' for HIV after study in mice

A “promising cure” for HIV and Aids has been discovered, according to scientists who managed to almost entirely eliminate the devastating immune …

Lightning strike obliterates herd of dairy cows

The storms that slammed the Midwest this weekend were a cow-tastrophe for one farmer.<p>Jared Blackwelder of Springfield, Missouri was left traumatized …

Man heralded as oldest human dies in Indonesia 'aged 146'

A man who was heralded as being the world’s longest living human has died at a claimed age of 146.<p>According to his papers, Indonesian national Sodimedjo, also known as Mbah Ghoto (Grandpa Ghoto), was born in December 1870. He would have been 43 at the start of the first world war and turned 70 …

Asia Pacific

Astronomers Discover Massive Galaxy Found Dead, But What Killed it?

A massive galaxy (ZF-COSMOS-20115) that once had three times as many stars as the Milky Way has recently been discovered by astronomers. Experts say …

Mars was struck by mega-floods 3 billion years ago, images reveal

The surface of Mars is an intricate and varied landscape, telling the tale of billions of years of changing geological activity from impact craters …

European Space Agency

We’re running out of time to stop these dangerous superbugs

LONDON — The World Health Organization has issued a list of the top dozen bacteria most dangerous to humans, warning that doctors are fast running …

Physicists Have Detected a Friction-Like Force in a Perfect Vacuum

Without breaking the fundamental laws of physics.<p>One of the most fundamental tenets of modern physics is that in a perfect vacuum - a place entirely …

Has the Large Hadron Collider Disproved the Existence of Ghosts?

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) might be the world's most incredible science experiment. A particle collider seventeen miles in circumference, it …

Physics