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Will humans keep getting taller?

We’re much loftier than we were 150 years ago. How has this happened, asks Adam Hadhazy, and what will people look like a century from now?<p>Humankind has transformed in the last century-and-a-half. Our global population has soared from a mere billion to more than seven billion. In developed …

1 dead, 21 hurt as plane carrying Marines crashes in Hawaii

A U.S. military plane crashed and caught fire as it tried to land during training exercises in Hawaii, killing one Marine, injuring 21 other people and sending black smoke billowing into the sky.<p>Their injuries ranged from critical to minor, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Pacific spokesman Capt. Alex Lim …

Military

German design firm suggests cigar-shaped planes ease crowding

A German design company thinks the best way to cut the time it takes to load passengers on an airplane is to reshape the cabin to resemble a cigar.<p>The idea behind the cigar design by Ugur Ipek Design is to make the aisles wider in the middle of the cabin, where the passengers first enter and need …

Hydrogels Enhance Eyesight Restoration And Brain Healing Powers Of Stem Cells

Comments<p>Scientists and engineers at the University of Toronto in Canada have made a breakthrough in stem cell transplantation as their engineers …

Police: 9 dead in Texas shooting all members of biker gangs

WACO, Texas (AP) — A shootout among rival motorcycle gangs at a popular Central Texas restaurant left nine bikers dead and 18 injured, and it sent …

Law Enforcement