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Neuralink and the Brain’s Magical Future

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Believe it or not, F1 wasn't always better back in the day

Seriously! Never Refrigerate These 15 Foods

It is quite natural for all of us to want to preserve and protect the foods we purchase. With that in mind, we always think that the best way to do …

Bananas

Civil servant who did no work for six years found out by officials preparing to reward him for 'long service'

A Spanish civil servant who did no work for six years has been fined almost €27,000 (£21,000) after his long absence was finally noticed.<p>Officials in …

Crashgate's shadow still lingers five years on

The most notorious piece of cheating ever seen in Formula One took place on this day five years ago.<p>Fernando Alonso’s victory in the 2008 Singapore …

McDonald's Kale Salad Has More Calories Than A Double Big Mac

Salads are healthy, right? Well, if it's McDonald's Keep Calm, Caesar On kale salad, that answer might actually be no.<p>The new McDonald's salad, which …

Swindlers, liars, and fraudsters: F1’s most curious men

<i>Formula One has drawn its fair share of eccentric and/or shady people over the years, some more influential than others. Whether they were</i> …

Dogs can read human emotions: Canines recognise when people are feeling happy or sad, even if they've never met them

• <b>Scientists tested dogs' ability to read the emotions of human strangers</b>• <b><br>They were able to combine facial expressions with the tone of voice</b>• <b><br>Dogs were</b> …

Rough Night Out? There's No Cure For Hangovers

Contrary to what your friends tell you, there is no effective remedy for curing your hangover. No matter how much water you manage to guzzle down in …

Chinese GP 2015: I wish I'd been able to talk to Michael Schumacher about Ferrari move, says Sebastian Vettel

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW - Sebastian Vettel tells F1 Correspondent Daniel Johnson of the pain of being unable to consult 'Schumi' about his Ferrari move<p>There is a room in Maranello, Ferrari’s hallowed headquarters, which used to accommodate Michael Schumacher during his 10 years at the illustrious …

Auto Racing

Secret Nazi lair uncovered in Argentinian jungle where leaders fled after Second World War

A secret Nazi lair has been found deep in the Argentinian jungle, experts claim.<p>The ruined brick shacks near the border with Paraguay lay untouched …

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Power Naps Boost Memory: Study

Let us now praise the health virtues of power naps — with a little help from sleep scientists. New research out of Germany finds a 45- to 60-minute …

Your Beard is a Disgusting Bacteria Breeding Ground

According to Carol Walker, a consultant trichologist from the Birmingham Trichology Centre, your beard may be less a sign of rugged masculinity and more petri dish you happen to wear on your face. See, all that scruff, which features thicker, coarser hairs than anywhere else on your body, can trap …

U.S. Army

How parents create narcissistic children

Just about everybody has one raging narcissist to deal with, sooner or later -- on the job, in social situations or (God forbid) in the home. How did he get this way, we wonder? What was his childhood like?<p>For what appears to be the first time, researchers have taken a stab at that question by …

Parenting

Narcissistic

Search all headlines (in All languages)<p>Latest News<br>• Latest News<p>In the last 7 days<p>Millennials no more narcissistic than previous generations - study …

Why do we have pubic hair?

[This video contains adult themes]<p>Greg Foot explains what makes pubic hair grow where – and when – it does. What does science have to say about the pros and cons of removing this hair? Foot explores the pro-hair versus anti-hair camps, finds out what the most common removal-related injury is, and …

Biggest Scientific Breakthroughs Of 2014

This Is What The Skeletons Of Famous Cartoon Characters Would Look Like

One of the greatest things about cartoons is that normal physics and biology don’t apply. Artists are able to draw animals in a way that is …

Popular medicines such as statins and aspirin may be more effective if taken at NIGHT

• <b>Some drugs would be more effective if timed with body's natural rhythms</b>• <b><br>US scientists found individual genes are governed by the body clock and become</b> …

Earth’s ozone layer is recovering

Finally, some good news about the environment: The giant hole in Earth’s ozone layer is shrinking.<p>The atmospheric layer that protects Earth’s inhabitants from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays is slowly rebuilding itself, according to a United Nations report published Wednesday.<p>Scientists credit …

Climate Change

This Magical Tree Grows 40 Different Types of Fruit

Add this to your truth-is-stranger-than-fiction file: an art professor in upstate New York is modifying plum trees so that each can bear not just …

Syracuse University

There May Be an Ancient Earth Inside Earth, Say Harvard Scientists

A team of Harvard scientists believe the remnants of an ancient Earth that date to the time another planet collided with ours to produce the moon may …

5 Mind Blowing Underwater Cities

<b>No doubt we’ve all heard of the legend of Atlantis,</b> the ancient, once great city that was lost when the ocean submerged it.<p>To this day the legendary …

Paralyzed Man Walks Again After Brain Cells Are Injected into His Spine

Breakthroughs

Discovery Of 4,000-Year-Old Shipwreck Could Be World's Oldest

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Selfies from outer space: Self-portraits by astronauts and robots far from Earth

Your Ancestors Didn’t Sleep Like You – Are We Doing It Wrong?

I'm in!<p>Evidence continues to emerge, both scientific and historical, suggesting that the way the majority of us sleep may not actually be good for us.<p>…