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Light pollution blots out the Milky Way for one-third of humanity

People around the world are losing the night sky.<p>According to a new atlas of light pollution detailed in the journal <i>Science Advances</i> on Friday, more …

Breakthroughs

Scientists Discover A Whole NEW Species Of Humans

A new discovery by scientists in Southwest China could be changing everything we thought we knew about the evolution of humans. No really, <i>everything.</i> …

One Person’s Cancer Can Be Fought Using Someone Else’s Immune Cells, Study Finds

This is big.<p>For the first time, scientists have shown that even if a patient’s own immune cells are incapable of recognising and attacking tumours, …

Deep, old water explains why Antarctic Ocean hasn't warmed

The waters surrounding Antarctica may be one of the last places to experience human-driven climate change. New research from the University of …

5 Simple Ways to Outsmart Mosquitoes

The Zika virus continues to spread. Here's how to protect yourself and your family from mosquito bites.<p>As if itchy red welts weren't frustrating enough, some mosquito bites also have to threaten our health.<p>On February 1, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared Zika virus a global health …

Public Health

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Japanese boy disappears after parents leave him in forest

TOKYO (AP) — A 7-year-old boy is missing in a forest in northern Japan after his parents made him get out of their car as punishment for …

Mars: 10 amazing facts you probably didn't know about the Red Planet

Skywatchers are hoping to catch a glimpse of Mars as the Red Planet makes its closest approach to Earth for 11 years.<p>The second smallest planet in the Solar System will come within 47.2 million miles of our planet tonight – and here’s how you can see it.<p>It’s known as “close approach”, which occurs …

Space Science

Arnie Killed Me! Schwarzenegger’s victims speak...

Arnold Schwarzenegger has killed many people during his illustrious movie career. Onscreen, of course. Many of the choicest offings came during a …

Ken Clarke: More than £150m a year is spent keeping 4,000 prisoners in British behind bars indefinitely

More than 4,000 prisoners kept in British jails indefinitely with no release date are costing taxpayers over £150 million a year, former Justice Secretary Ken Clarke has warned.<p>Under laws introduced by the last Labour Government and scrapped in 2012 by Mr Clarke, thousands of prisoners were given …

Star-Spangled Mystery: What Became of Lost Iwo Jima Flag-Raising Photos?

History has not been kind to Army Pfc. George Burns or Marine Sgt. Louis Burmeister.<p>Both military photographers were on Mount Suribachi on Feb. 23, 1945, when six U.S. warriors raised the Stars and Stripes to alert the world that the bloody battle of Iwo Jima was all but won. And both claimed they …

Scientists Have Discovered a New Trigger For Killing Cancer Cells

Activate those cell assassins.<p>Scientists have found a new way of triggering the death of cancer cells, using the body's own cell-clearing function. …

Report: Samsung Q2 earnings to beat estimates thanks to Galaxy S7 and semiconductor sales

It seems like just yesterday Samsung’s finances for the first quarter of 2016 were being discussed, with sales seeing a sizable boost thanks to the early availability of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge handsets. Lo and behold, it is now nearing the final part of Q2 and reports are already coming …

Inside the world's largest cruise ship, Harmony of the Seas

The world’s biggest-ever cruise ship, the 120,000-tonne Harmony of the Seas, has opened its doors to reveal a vast floating town as it was handed over by a French shipyard to its American owners.<p>At 66 metres (217ft), it is the widest cruise ship ever built, while its 362m length makes it 50 metres …

Royal Caribbean

Get to Mars by Selling All Your Earthly Possessions

Elon Musk wants a ticket to Mars to cost $500,000. For those left behind, he'll have a cheap electric car for you.<p>You and I aren’t going to Mars anytime soon, but if and when a base is established on the Red Planet one day, Elon Musk wants a ticket there to cost about what you’d pay for a …

George Clooney Through the Ages

Because this man did not just appear on this earth with silver hair and celebrity. As he told us in our new profile, he "came from somewhere."<p><b>As ubiquitous and universally beloved</b> as his face is now, it's easy to forget sometimes that Clooney's actually gone through plenty of different faces, in …

Cell phone service for under $20: Worth it?

Over the past few years, a large crop of cell phone companies have popped up promising far cheaper rates than the likes of AT&T and Verizon. There are pros and cons to their plans, but they do stay true to their word: They really are much cheaper.<p>There are no shortage of these companies. Ting, …