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Controversial study raises new doubts over unwanted genetic damage caused by CRISPR

A strong research paper from scientists at the Wellcome Sanger Institute has again raised doubts over the safety and accuracy of the CRISPR-Cas9 gene …

Genetics

Curiosity — Are We Living in a Computer Simulation? That's a...

Right at this very moment, scientists are working on realistic simulations of our universe. What if, at some point, a simulation gets so good that it …

14hours

Notorious French prisoner makes daring escape on helicopter carrying commandos

<b>PARIS --</b> A notorious French criminal serving 25 years for murder made an audacious escape from prison Sunday after a helicopter carrying several …

Armed Robbery

Australian entrepreneur offers cash reward to solve geoglyph mystery

<b>(CNN) —</b> On a desert plateau 36 miles from the tiny South Australian town of Marree lies one of the country's greatest unsolved modern mysteries.<p>Lines run through the barren earth, carved one foot deep and over 115 feet wide. Stretching over 2.6 miles, the lines join together to form an image of an …

Land Art

The Island Where You Need to Dive and the Watch to Pack

Gear to Get You There<p>Though just 122 square miles, Malta packs 7,000 years of history into three tiny islands. Set in the middle of the …

Scuba Diving

Physicists Want to Mix Time Crystals And Majorana Fermions to Make a Quantum Computer

Brains = melted.<p>By making a strange kind of particle that is its own antiparticle out of a time crystal, physicists aim to develop a quantum computer …

Quantum Physics

Ladies with D+ cups, we’ve got you covered: These swimsuits are chic *and* supportive

As most women with large breasts can attest, finding suitable swimwear is <i>difficult</i>. Itty-bitty bikinis and one-pieces don’t exactly offer the support …

Clothing

37 Random AF Facts About 37 Of Your Favorite TV Shows

Chris Pratt was not supposed to be a series regular on Parks and Recreation.

TV

Watch Bethesda's E3 Press Conference Livestream Right Here

It’s E3 time, and that means press conferences. Bethesda is still a relative newcomer to the stage show game, but in a few short years, it’s become firmly ensconced as one of the main events in the leadup to the expo. The Bethesda press conference takes place at 6:30 p.m. Pacific on Sunday, June …

Grandma's Baking Powder Biscuits Recipe

"This is my grandmother's biscuit recipe. It is my all-time favorite and has a really good flavor to it. Be sure not to roll out too thin, you want …

12 Photographs Mainstream Archaeology Does Not Want You to See

Conventional archaeology propagates the notion that the further we look back into history, the more archaic the civilizations we see and the more …

9 Must-See Unique Roadside Attractions in Arizona

Every state has its unique spots—and Arizona is no exception. Whether you’re road-tripping through the state or live in Arizona and are looking to …

The 11 Best Foods for Staying Full While You're Trying to Get in Shape

There are a few buzz phrases that tend to dominate conversations about healthy eating. While low-fat, low-calorie, and zero-sugar labels might be …

Broke With Expensive Taste? Expert Tips for Men on How to Get the Luxury Shoe Look on a Budget

Broke with expensive taste? You’re not alone, but don’t fret — there’s still a way for men to get luxe-looking shoes for less. Boldface name shoes …

The Sensel Morph trackpad is a digital creative's dream

Our computers have become indispensable creation tools, but let's face it: The decades-old keyboard-and-mouse combo aren't the best way to edit video, draw or play music. That's where the Sensel Morph comes in. It's a pressure-sensitive touchpad that lets you swap in multiple overlays and instantly …

‘Solo’ includes a shout-out to one of the worst Star Wars games ever made

<b>Warning:</b> <i>The following reveals a minor plot point in the new Star Wars movie. If you want to go see</i> Solo: A Star Wars Story <i>completely spoiler-free,</i> …

Lingerie Française

We’ve been wanting to do a lingerie story at the Atelier for awhile now.Nothing seems more French to us than lingerie. Even the etymology of the …

The Best Cheap 4K TVs

<i>If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use.</i><p>The bright and beautiful 4K future is …

Fortnite Replay Recreates Childish Gambino's 'This Is America'

<i>Fortnite’s</i> replay system has now led to the recreation of Childish Gambino’s music video for his new “This Is America” song.<p>The content creator …

It’s Time for Trump Voters to Face the Bitter Truth

Republicans elected a president who promised to take on D.C.—instead, Trump has presided over an extraordinary auction of access and influence.<p>Donald Trump promised to “drain the swamp” while running for office. Voters gave him the opportunity to follow through when they propelled him to the White …

The Most Expensive Apartment in NYC Comes With a Trip to Space

New York is a great city, but it's a far better city if you're rich. If you're being realistic, though, even rich isn't enough anymore. Now it seems …

'Eve Online' turns 15 today, and its history is epic

Today is the 15th anniversary of the legendarily fascinating virtual world <i>EVE Online</i>, a massively multiplayer spaceship game that has become famous for the incredible stories that sometimes emerge from the community about heists and wars between thousands of players.<p><i>EVE</i> is so interesting that it …

'HEAD OF THE EVOLUTIONARY TREE' W/ BILL HOMANN - May 3, 2018

Tiny satellites named Wall-E and Eva are about to take a trip to Mars. Will they survive?

Two tiny NASA satellites nicknamed Wall-E and Eva are about to hitch a ride to Mars.<p>The twin, suitcase-sized spacecraft, called cubesats, will launch …

Say Goodbye To The Information Age: It’s All About Reputation Now

In a world of fake news, the only antidote is our ability to judge the reputation of the people supplying us with information.<p>There is an underappreciated paradox of knowledge that plays a pivotal role in our advanced hyper-connected liberal democracies: the greater the amount of information that …

Critical Thinking

The travelling speed camera

The ULTRACAM has been a staple in ESO for almost 16 years. This high-speed camera is able to do 500 photographs per second in three different …

The great gut flora war: Why the bacteria in your gastrointestinal tract matters

<b>(Getty/ChrisChrisW)</b><p>Well-functioning intestinal flora are key to staying healthy. Here’s why<p>Lina Nertby Aurell • Mia Clase<p>April 29, 2018 9:30pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted with permission from Food Pharmacy: A Guide to Gut Bacteria, Anti-Inflammatory Foods, and Eating for Health by Lina Aurell and Mia Clase. …

Lyrid Meteor Shower: Everything to Know About the Celestial Event

Think of it as fireworks for Earth Day.<p>Just in time for Earth Day, the Lyrid meteor shower is going out with a bang, and maybe even a few fireballs. …

Why now doesn’t exist, and other strange facts about time

Time is relatively well-described in current physical theories – it’s just that those descriptions are perplexingly at odds both with each other and …

Newsletter

BOOKS AND ARTS<p>Andrew Jaffe probes Carlo Rovelli’s study arguing that physics deconstructs our sense of time.<p>Andrew Jaffe is a cosmologist and head of …

Quantum Mechanics