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Have scientists found first sign of Dark Matter?

A signal picked up by Dutch and Swiss scientists is thought to be the first phsical evidence of Dark Matter<p>It was first theorised more than 70 years ago, but after decades of searching, scientists believe they have seen the first sign of elusive Dark Matter.<p>Researchers have picked up unexpected …

Thousands of International Space Station images used to create stunning timelapse film – video

A French video editor has compiled thousands of photographs to create a timelapse view from the International Space Station as it orbits the Earth. The pictures were taken by space station crew members between 2011 and 2014. Guillame Juin told Guardian Australia he had used about 4,000 images. All …

World-First Artificial Enzymes Suggest Life Doesn't Need DNA or RNA

For the first time, scientists have built artificial enzymes using lab-grown genetic material called XNA. The experiment bolsters the idea that life …

Supercar Blueprint: 6500 Mile 1983 Lamborghini Countach LP500S

This 1983 Lamborghini Countach LP500S (VIN ZA9C00500CLA12540) looks amazing in red with gold tone telephone dials, and though we normally prefer this …

Hidden Cameras Reveal the Secret Life of the Serengeti

Many hands, or in this case, many eyes, make light work. It’s a saying that scientists studying wildlife on the Serengeti recently put to the test.<p>Dr. Craig Packer, founder of the Serengeti Lion Project, and one of his graduate students, Ali Swanson, wanted to understand how so many species were …

In Colombia, violence and flawed legislation undercut land restitution effort | Fox News

Threats of violence and flawed legislation are undercutting Colombia's efforts to return huge swaths of land illegally snatched from poor farmers during the country's half-century conflict, according to a study released Thursday.<p>Amnesty International's report said that titles to less than 74,000 …

Bridgmanite: World's most abundant mineral finally named

A team of geologists in the U.S. has finally found an analyzable sample of the most abundant mineral in the world allowing them to give it a name: …

The Majority Of Russians Believe Their Troops Are Not Fighting In Ukraine

The poll by the independent Levada research group suggested 25 percent of respondents did not believe the Kremlin's denials that Russia has sent soldiers to back separatists fighting Ukrainian government forces in the eastern regions.<p>The survey of 1,600 people, carried out from Nov. 14-17, showed …

Paul on Ferguson: Criminal justice reforms part of answer

Sen. Rand Paul, a potential 2016 presidential contender, made a renewed call for reforming the criminal-justice system after a Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury opted not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.<p>Paul said in an interview Tuesday that he didn’t have …

Thailand Blocks Access To Damaging Human Rights Report

Thailand's military junta has apparently blocked domestic access to a scathing new report from U.S.-based Human Rights Watch which describes the country as having fallen into a "bottomless pit" since Army Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha seized power six months ago.<p>The Bangkok Post reports that clicking on …

Plant-based gel can stop traumatic bleeding in seconds

When bleeding from a traumatic injury begins, time is of the essence. VetiGel, a new plant-based gel that can be applied either to skin or soft organs, halts bleeding rapidly and could thus save lives on the battlefield and elsewhere. For now, it's starting to roll out to veterinary clinics.<p>Joe …

Medicine

Italy suspends Fluad flu vaccine from Novartis after deaths

<b>Italy has suspended the use of two batches of a flu vaccine made by Swiss firm Novartis after four people died shortly after receiving the drug.</b><p>Italy's pharmaceutical watchdog Aifa said the suspension of Fluad was a precautionary measure - and tests were being conducted to establish whether there …

Russia puts ‘Putin’s banker’ Sergei Pugachev on Interpol wanted list

An exiled Russian oligarch who was once so close to the Kremlin he was known as “Putin’s banker” has been put on the Interpol wanted list by Moscow after falling out with his former associates.<p>Sergei Pugachev – whose riches Forbes magazine estimated at more than $2bn (£1.3bn) at the peak of his …

Heavy snow triggers Thanksgiving power outages in Northeast

New Hampshire was hit by power outages Thanksgiving Day after an early season nor'easter dumped over a foot of wet snow in parts of New England Wednesday night and Thursday morning.<p>Heavy, wet snow downed trees and power lines, leaving around 190,000 New Hampshire customers without power Thursday …

Afghanistan hit by string of Taliban attacks

A Taliban suicide blast rocked a Kabul district that houses many embassies and foreign compounds, just hours after a suicide attack on a British embassy vehicle killed at least six people.<p>Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford, reporting from the Afghan capital, said an exchange of gunfire and several …

Brown bears return to Chernobyl after a century away

These images are believed to be the first photographic evidence of a brown bear in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone (CEZ)<p><b>Scientists have captured what is believed to be the first photographic evidence of brown bears within the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone (CEZ).</b><p>Camera traps, used by a project assessing …

Priceless Ancient Egyptian Antiques Smuggled Into Paris Are Returned

Some 250 ancient Egyptian artifacts that were found in the luggage of passengers arriving in Paris four years ago were returned Thursday.<p>French …

Ferguson Cop Darren Wilson Will Never Police Again, His Lawyer Says

Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Missouri, police officer who killed unarmed teen Michael Brown in August, setting off months of protests, will likely …

Thailand's military delay return to democracy

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1127000/1127529_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524953694_a2c5bde0e4a4210dcec6038a18c2ef85<p>Thailand has been ruled by the military since the coup and the country may not return to democracy for another 18 months.<p>There are questions about …

In Tijuana, Mexicans Deported by U.S. Struggle to Find ‘Home’

Obama is reining in deportations, but for many in the border city it’s too late.<p>TIJUANA, Mexico—On the U.S. side of the border, an immigration officer unlocked a padlock on a metal door. On the other side, a Mexican officer unlocked another padlock. With that bit of antiquated protocol, the metal …

Raw: Pope Begins 3-day Trip to Turkey

Italy suspends flu vaccine batches

Italy has suspended the use of two batches of an anti-flu vaccine over fears that three deaths may have been connected to the drug.<p>According to Italian media the people who died were two elderly women and an elderly man.<p>There were also unconfirmed reports of a fourth death on Friday.<p>Fluad is made …

Bombs, gunfire kill 81 at crowded mosque in Nigeria's Kano | Reuters

KANO, Nigeria (Reuters) - Gunmen set off three bombs and opened fire on worshippers at the main mosque in north Nigeria’s biggest city Kano on Friday, killing at least 81 people, witnesses and officials said, in an attack that bore the hallmarks of Islamist Boko Haram militants.<p>A crowd gathers at a …

At least 2 killed in Ukraine shelling

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — At least two people have been killed in a rocket attack that left a hospital badly damaged in the eastern Ukrainian city of …