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Komodo dragon blood might hold the key to the global antibiotic-resistance crisis

Komodos are tough. Really, really tough, both inside and out.<p>Their outside is covered in what’s basically a bony chainmail. But it’s what’s inside that might be what keeps Komodo dragons—and maybe one day humans—alive.<p>As you can see in the video above, scientists at George Mason University …

George Mason

Paint Your Bathroom This Color and Your Home Could Be Worth $5,000 More

Selling your home? Pick up a paint brush<p>The conventional wisdom says that houses sell better when they’re adorned with neutral colors like white, …

The 34 most exciting TV shows this summer you need to see

Summer used to be a time when fans could catch up on shows they missed via reruns, but we have streaming-TV services and On Demand for that.<p>It also used to be a time when networks aired shows that wouldn't have a chance during the proper fall/spring schedules, but now summer shows are getting big …

10 of the best US hiking trails: readers’ travel tips

From a rocky wonderland with views of Las Vegas to the green ridges of the Appalachians, our readers share their tips for great walks<p>• Enter a tip for the chance to win a £200 hotel voucher<p>Winning tip: Angels of Utah<p>This five-mile round-trip hike within <b>Zion national park</b> takes you from the Virgin …

Hiking

Milk bread: How to make the addictive, iconic bread

Bread: it’s one of life’s most simple but greatest pleasures. Bread is always there for you, whether sandwiching together delicious fillings or just …

This Is What Setting a Ghost Pepper Record Looks Like

No thanks.<p>Want to hear a gross story? Kevin Strahle, a professional competitive eater and YouTuber who goes by LA Beast, has "ejected" ghost peppers into the toilet and then been hit with splash-back, which burned his face, but not his eyes. That's how he knows that his eyes are kind of impervious …

World Records

Scientists studying cancer stumble on 'breakthrough' in search for baldness cure

A cream or ointment may soon cure baldness or stop hair turning grey, a new study suggests.<p>The cells that makes hairs and turns it grey was accidentally discovered by US scientists as they explored how certain cancer tumours form.<p>The breakthrough could one day identify possible treatments for …

Tumors

All mammals poop in 12 seconds and there’s an equation for the ‘duration of diarrheal defecation’

Welcome to Poopular Science<p>An elephant’s rectum is about 10 times longer than a cat’s, yet they poop in the same amount of time. This conundrum may not have stumped you—or even occurred to you—but it vexed researchers at Georgia Tech. “How do animals defecate at a constant duration?,” they quite …

Georgia Tech

Former head of Knights of Malta defies Vatican to attend election for new leader of ancient order

The British former head of the Knights of Malta has travelled to Rome for the election of a new leader of the ancient order in defiance of a request from the Vatican that he stay away.<p>Matthew Festing’s presence at the election, which will take place on Saturday in a grand palazzo on a hill …

Why Cinnamon Is Insanely Good for You

Cinnamon may trigger changes in gene expression, suggests a new study<p>Scientists have long suspected that cinnamon can help prevent blood-sugar spikes …

Diabetes

This Caterpillar Could Aid in Ridding the World of Plastic Waste

A chance observation by a researcher in Spain could help humans reduce the ecological damage caused by polyethylene-based packaging.<p>Five years ago, …

Pollution

Kendrick Lamar's First Interview After Releasing 'DAMN.' Is A Doozy

Kendrick Lamar has spoken. In his first interview since the debut of his (soon-to-be) chart-topping cultural phenomenon-of-an-album, <i>DAMN.</i>, the rapper sat down for the now-requisite interview with Zane Lowe of Apple's Beats 1 Radio.<p>If, like so much of the general listening public, you have found …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Prince William and Prince Harry Became “Uniquely Bonded” Following Princess Diana’s Death

William, Harry, and Kate have a candid, revealing conversation about mental health.<p>While we frequently see photos of the royals—especially the central three young royals, <b>Kate</b>, <b>William</b>, and <b>Harry</b>—we don’t get to hear them speak very often! Turn to the nearest person in your office right now and ask …

Mental Health

Prince, one year on: what have we learned about the singer since his death?

Phone hacking, false names and a first-class omelette recipe are just some of the details to have emerged about the legendary musician in the past 12 months<p>Prince’s death at the age of 57, a year ago today, was not artfully stage-managed like David Bowie’s. There was no elegant album release to act …

Synthpop

Ancient stone carvings confirm how comet struck Earth in 10,950BC, sparking the rise of civilisations

Ancient stone carvings confirm that a comet struck the Earth around 11,000BC, a devastating event which wiped out woolly mammoths and sparked the rise of civilisations.<p>Experts at the University of Edinburgh analysed mysterious symbols carved onto stone pillars at Gobekli Tepe in southern Turkey, to …

Archaeology

Science hero Neil deGrasse Tyson delivers his most inspiring message yet

Scientific discovery has transformed the world, bringing us life-saving medicine, globe-trotting transportation, and the powerful, tiny computer …

Sennheiser made a GoPro microphone that captures the sweet sound of your worst wipeouts

The Sennheiser MKE2 is an action microphone made specifically for (and with help from) GoPro. Initially teased all the way back in September of 2016, the $199 MKE2 will finally hit store shelves next week on the 24th. A couple things you should know:<p>The mic is molded into an entire backplate for …

Prehistoric Sea Creature From 70 Million Years Ago Found by Elk Hunter in Montana

HELENA, Mont. — A fossil found by an elk hunter in Montana nearly seven years ago has led to the discovery of a new species of prehistoric sea creature that lived about 70 million years ago in the inland sea that flowed east of the Rocky Mountains.<p>The new species of elasmosaur is detailed in an …

Paleontology

North Korea preparing for nuclear test, satellite images suggest

North’s Punggye-ri site appears to be ready for what would be the country’s sixth nuclear test since 2006<p>North Korea is making preparations for a nuclear test in a show of defiance towards Donald Trump, who has not ruled out military action to pressure the regime into abandoning its nuclear weapons …

North Korea

International Church Of Cannabis Prepares For Opening Day

The first meeting is scheduled to take place in Denver on 4/20.<p>DENVER ― The International Church of Cannabis is slated to open its doors on April 20 and welcome the first-ever congregation of “Elevationists,” as it calls its members.<p>The church’s stated purpose is to serve as “a home to adults …

Cannabis

Claire Danes, Christine Baranski Act Out Soap Opera to Katy Perry Lyrics With James Corden: Watch!

Because, why not? <b>James Corden</b> enlisted <b>Claire Danes</b>, <b>Christine Baranski</b> and <b>Jack McBrayer</b> to act out a soap opera skit during the <i>Late Late Show</i> on …

James Corden

11 Amazing Trips You Need to Take As Soon As You Retire

You've got all the time in the world and all the world to see. Start planning.<p>No more waiting for your annual vacation and then filling it end-to-end …

This Reality Show Was Canceled But No One Bothered to Tell the Contestants Living in the Wild

Oops.<p>What if you were a contestant on a year-long season of <i>Survivor,</i> except the season was canceled and no one told you? That's what happened to contestants on the Scottish reality show <i>Eden</i>. They spent a year in the wilderness as survivalists even though the show stopped airing in August 2016 after …

Filmmaking

Kate Winslet's kick-ass speech on overcoming fat-shaming to land a role in 'Titanic'

Kate Winslet delivered an empowering speech about finding her self-worth and pursuing her dreams after being bullied at school.<p>Speaking to young …

Science Says This Is the Most Effective Way to Learn (but You Weren't Taught It in School) | Inc.com

Whether you went to school in Alabama or Alaska, a pricey private institution or the local public elementary, chances are excellent that your day was organized roughly the same. The day was carved into a certain number of short blocks, with different subjects assigned to each slot. <i>Bing</i>, the bell …

Learning

Get Out star responds to Samuel L. Jackson's criticism: 'I resent that I have to prove that I'm black'

<i>Get Out</i> has been a smash success since its release last month. The film from Jordan Peele, which cost less than $5 million to make, has passed the …

Two unreleased David Bowie albums due out for Record Store Day

The 10th annual Record Store Day takes place next month on 22 April - and to mark the occasion, two previously unavailable David Bowie recordings will be released on vinyl.<p>One is <i>Cracked Actor</i>, a live recording of a 1974 live show at the Los Angeles’ Universal Amphitheatre. Mixed by Tony Visconti, …

The woolly mammoth die-off was even sadder than you think

Rest in peace, big guys<p>You probably already know that woolly mammoths went extinct on the American continent around 10,000 years ago.<p>But few have heard that a small population of these Ice Age giants persisted for much longer on small islands in the Arctic Ocean. A new study in <i>PLOS Genetics</i> …

What No One Tells You About Traveling to Cuba

As the plane lifted off the runway in New York and began the three-hour journey to Havana, Cuba, the excitement among travelers was palpable. The …

9 Incredible Countries Where You Can Live for Under $1,000 a Month

Travel widely enough, and you'll notice something about the Americans you encounter abroad. While the people I know in the States are too often …

West Indies