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The cure for cancer could be as simple as a vaccine

How cool would it be to stop cancer dead in its tracks using a vaccine that would work regardless of cancer type? It turns out that humanity is …

Immunotherapy

British scientists create a 'tractor beam' of ultrasonic sound

A team of researchers from the Universities of Bristol and Sussex have developed the world's first functioning sonic tractor beam able to operate outside of a lab environment. The device uses 64 miniature speakers to generate high-amplitude, ultrasonic sound waves. These waves create an "acoustic …

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Simple blood test predicts if heart attack is imminent

Around one million people are admitted to hospital with chest pains, but most will not go on to have a heart attack<p>A simple blood test which predicts whether a patient with chest pain will go on to have a heart attack could save the NHS millions and prevent hundreds of thousands of people being …

How I Transformed Sewage Into Fresh Water [Video]

A little DIY distilling<p>Say the apocalypse happens tomorrow. The good news: You survive! No more credit card debt or miserable commutes. The bad news? Infrastructure has collapsed and there’s no clean drinking water. Most people can’t last a few days without it, so what we need is a reliable way to …

Destiny: Quickly Leveling your Second Character - IGN Plays - IGN Video

Destin and Naomi talk about a few tactics he uses to quickly level his second character in Destiny. We also ask a few questions about the games …

Destiny's 'haunted' loot cave makes me hopeful for the future of the game

Much has been made about Destiny's phenomena of the loot caves, and Bungie's response in patching them out of the game.<p>The developer has also learned a hard lesson about what players want from loot-unlocked multiplayer events, and the game's overall loot system has already been adjusted. This is …

Destiny: Iron Banner is Fun... But Pointless - IGN Video

Alfredo and Destin hop into the Iron Banner today and talk about why they like the event and why they dislike it.

Destiny loot caves are dead, long live loot stairs

Well, here we go again. This is where you can find the latest loot cave, as of today.<p>Keep in mind this is not the fastest nor the best way to get better gear, you can read this if you want to maximize your efficiency. We also haven't had time to visit this one ourselves, but if history is any …

Destiny: Easily Beat this Weeks Nightfall Strike on Venus - IGN Video

We show you how to take down the Archon Priest on Venus in this weeks Nightfall and Strike mission ending on 10/14/2014.

How to enter 'The Terminus,' a secret area Destiny is saving for DLC next year

There's a way into "The Terminus" on Venus in <i>Destiny</i>, and YouTuber Nowise10 shows you how to get there. The Terminus is an area being held out for DLC coming in 2015 called <i>The House of Wolves.</i><p>There's nothing to do in this area yet except roam around and explore it — although there are three dead …

Destiny: Easily Beat this Weeks Nightfall Strike on Mars - IGN Video

We show you how to take down Valus Ta' aurc on Mars in this weeks Nightfall and Strike mission. Keep in mind there's no damage modifier this week …

‘Destiny’: Upcoming Updates And Six Changes That Need To Come

The arrival of the <i>Destiny</i> 1.02 patch went a long way towards solving a major complaint with the game by PlayStation and Xbox owners. The loot system …

Destiny Guide: How to Rapidly Level up Exotic Gear - Gamechup | Video Game News, Reviews, Features, Guides

Exotic items in Destiny take an awful lot of time to get leveled up but there is a way you can drastically speed up the process.<p>First, you need to …

Bungie Talks Raid Matchmaking, Private Matches in Destiny

Not now, but maybe one day.<p>Bungie has revealed discussions are ongoing about adding Raid matchmaking and private matches to Destiny.<p>Community manager …

Destiny: All Raid Loot Chest Locations - IGN Video

When you're ready to enter the Vault of Glass, don't forget to pick up these loot chests to get the most gear, weapons and more out of your time.

Destiny: Easy Relic Iron Farming - IGN Video

In one area of Mars it's incredibly easy to farm Relic Iron. We show you the best spot to do this so you can upgrade your gear.

Destiny: Easy Spinmetal Farming - IGN Video

We show you a spot in Destiny on Earth where it's easy to farm Spinmetal, weapon part, armor etc. Public events also occur here regularly.

Destiny: Easy Spirit Bloom Farming - IGN Video

We show you a spot on Venus where it's easy to farm spirit bloom, weapon parts, glimmer and more. Public events also happen here regularly.

Destiny: Easy Helium Filament Farming - IGN Video

We show you a spot in Destiny on the moon where you can regularly farm Helium Filaments, weapon parts and armor.

Obama: Bigger nations shouldn't bully smaller ones

Pope tells Jews: 'now it's our turn' to suffer

'First it was your turn and now it is our turn,' Pope Francis tells Jewish leaders as the Islamic State continues to persecute Christians in Iraq and Syria<p>Pope Francis has told a group of Jewish leaders “first it was your turn and now it is our turn” in a discussion about the persecution and murder …

Synthetic molecule uses salt to trigger self-destruction of cancer cells

A team of international researchers has developed a molecule capable of triggering cancer cell death by carrying chloride into cancer cell membranes. …

Order & Chaos Online Receives 18th Update, Adds Two Brand-New Dungeons With a New Story Arc

<i>Order & Chaos Online</i> has received its 18th update, adding two new dungeons: The Ruins of Vliya Temple and The Fate of Collapse. Along with the new …

Chinese New Year

A closer look at Sony’s virtual reality intentions with the PlayStation 4

After the Oculus Rift paved the way for modern virtual reality headsets, the gold rush for VR devices began in earnest. Rumours of new Rift …

Are drones the next target for hackers?

Military and civilian drones have a crucial weakness that means they can be hacked, Katia Moskvitch discovers, so what might a stolen drone be used for?<p>If you were watching Iranian state TV in early December 2011, you would have seen an unusual flying object paraded in front of viewers. Windowless, …

Washington D.C.

Man gets bionic hand with sense of touch nine years after accident

A man who lost his left hand in a fireworks accident has described how he could feel things that he had not been able to feel for more than nine years after testing a bionic replacement with a sense of touch.<p>Dennis Sorensen, from Denmark, felt the shape and texture of objects during a month's trial …

Dwarf planet Ceres is spewing water into space

Scientists have speculated for decades that Ceres — the planet-like heavenly body embedded in our solar system's asteroid belt — might contain water, still considered a rarity in our solar system. They haven't been sure, though, until now: researchers at the European Space Agency and the …