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Ex-Leader of Georgia Confronts Ukraine Agents in Rooftop Standoff

MOSCOW — As president of Georgia, he survived a disastrous war with Russia. As a regional governor in Ukraine committed to fighting corruption, he clashed with just about everybody, including his estranged former ally, Ukraine’s president, Petro O. Poroshenko.<p>On Tuesday Mikheil Saakashvili, a …

Uranium breakthrough may pave the way for entirely new materials

An Unexpected Find<p>Researchers working at the University of Manchester in the U.K. have discovered that uranium can perform reactions that can offer …

Uranium

Beasts in Battle: 15 Amazing Animal Recruits in War

1 of 17<p>Introduction<p>Humans have enlisted animals to help fight their wars since prehistoric times, and some of the world’s earliest historical sources …

A meteorite impact in Canada created the hottest temperature ever measured on Earth’s surface

If you’re searching for hot temperatures, Canada probably isn’t the first place you’d think to look. Some 38 million years ago, however, what is …

The Moon is about to do something it only does once every 28 years

The total solar eclipse that occurred this summer drew incredible excitement from even casual sky gazers, but our moon is about to perform a feat …

The Last Photo Cassini Took Was Its Forever Home on Saturn

For those who’ve followed NASA’s Cassini mission these past 20 years, it’s still a bit hard to believe it’s gone. On Friday, September 15th, the …

Astronomy

Here are the features Google Assistant might be getting soon

The latest beta version of the Google app has been released and gives us a glimpse into a few new features the company is developing for Assistant. The guys over at <i>9to5Google</i> did an APK teardown of the app and have shared their findings with the public.<p>We have heard quite a few rumors so far …

McLaren has made a bionic suit with F1 tech

The F1 team made a bespoke armour plate for an ageing billionaire customer<p>McLaren might be known for building Formula 1 cars, but it’s just made a …

Carbon Fiber

30ft-high statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov unveiled in Moscow

Russian creator of the AK-47, used to kill an estimated 250,000 people a year, celebrated in controversial ceremony<p>A statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov, the inventor of the AK-47 assault rifle, has been unveiled in central Moscow in a controversial ceremony that merged military pomp with religious …

Gun-wielding drones are now a thing, and that’s somewhat worrying

Capable of firing semi-automatic weapons and 40mm grenades, it really is death from above<p>In what is quite possibly the most frightening news beyond …

Call of Duty

How long would it take to get to NASA’s newly discovered earth ‘cousins’

How long would it take to get to NASA’s newly discovered earth ‘cousins’<p>Image: nasa.gov<p>NASA announced it has discovered seven ‘earth-like’ planets …

Researchers build nightmare spider robot that’s faster than a real bug

It’s estimated that as much as 30% of the population has some degree of arachnophobia, making it one of the more common fears among humanity. It …