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There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

Aerobic exercise, or cardio, might be the closest thing we have to a miracle drug.<p>When we commit to regular workouts that raise our heart rate and get us moving and sweating for a sustained period, magical things happen to our mind and body. We start to think more clearly, feel better about …

Experimental dental material kills at preventing plaque

When you get a cavity filled, you certainly don't want plaque growing <i>on</i> the filing – it could cause the tooth to decay all over again. That's why …

Dentistry

These baby worms are good news for future Mars settlers

Space<p>New experiment suggests worms could thrive in Martian soil.<p>In what could be an important milestone for future farmers on Mars, two healthy baby worms were recently born in simulated Martian soil. The births took place in an experiment that is helping scientists understand how human settlers …

Sophia, the world's first-ever robot citizen, has a message for humanity this Thanksgiving

Sophia isn't your typical robot. Just a month ago, the humanoid robot was granted legal citizenship in Saudi Arabia, making Sophia the world's first-ever robot citizen. And after a whirlwind press tour where we had the chance to interview the emotionally expressive robot for ourselves, Sophia is …

'Saturday Night Live' women defend Franken after groping allegations

Politics News<p>Three dozen women who worked with Sen. Al Franken during his tenure on "Saturday Night Live" came out in defense of the Minnesota Democrat facing allegations of sexual misconduct.<p>In the letter, the women slammed Franken’s behavior toward Leeann Tweeden — who accused the lawmaker of …

The mysterious asteroid that just visited our Solar System looks so weird

Last month, astronomers got a shock when they spotted what appeared to be an object from outside our Solar System cruising around the sun and heading …

Astronomy

Boston Dynamics’ humanoid Atlas bot is now more nimble than you’ll ever be

Okay, enough is enough. Boston Dynamics has been showing off its robots for years and years now, and they’ve always been pretty cool, but they’re …

Robotics

Head Transplant Doctor Claims First Successful Human Head Transplant...on a Corpse

One nice thing about teddy bears is that if your dog tears the head off of your child’s favorite one, you can just sew it back on. But you don’t …

This Nightmare Shark With a Snake Head And 300 Teeth Is Absolutely Horrifying

Found off the coast of Portugal.<p>Maybe it's time we <i>Homo sapiens</i> reevaluated our relationship with the oceans of the world.<p>It has been a good few …

Fish

Transistor breakthrough brings liquid computers closer to reality

In a step towards creating a new class of electronics that look and feel like soft, natural organisms, mechanical engineers at Carnegie Mellon …

Science may have just answered the question of how life began

Research into the conditions under which life originally formed has given scientists a lot of tantalizing clues in recent years, but a new discovery …

Study Illuminates Genetic Origins of Skin Color Diversity

For ages, humans have divided our species into groups based upon skin color. The shade of one's complexion has been a powerful influence upon human …

The T Rex’s tiny baby arms might have been way more devastating than you can possibly imagine

When you see the skeleton of the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex there are a number of things that pop out at you. The massive jaws lined with gigantic …

Dinosaurs

Tomi Lahren makes statement about Texas mass shooting — and a Texan shut her down immediately

<b>Tomi Lahren (Getty/Joshua Blanchard)</b><p>Lahren acted as if she were the voice of all Texans, until Texans came for her<p>Jarrett Lyons<p>November 6, 2017 8:38pm (UTC)<p>On Sunday, Devin Patrick Kelley shot and killed 26 people during a service at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. Amidst the …

Gun Control

The most underrated foods — according to Anthony Bourdain and Danny Bowien

We sat down with Anthony Bourdain of "Parts Unknown" and Danny Bowien of Mission Chinese to discuss Bourdain's new film, "Wasted!" and the ever-changing food landscape. Here, they discuss some of their favorite underrated foods that you should be on the lookout for. Following is a transcript of the …

Korean Food

Extremely Rare Case in US as Woman Gets Pregnant While Already Pregnant

1 woman. 2 babies. 4 parents.<p>An extremely rare case of a woman becoming pregnant while already pregnant has occurred in the US, with a mother …

UC Browser hits 500 million downloads on the Play Store

One million downloads is awesome. Five million, even more so. Ten million is incredible. But 500 million downloads takes it to a whole other level. …

Alibaba Group

A Flying Predator The Size of a Plane Could Have Been The Largest of Its Kind

Do not fear, it's been extinct for a while now.<p>The remains of an ancient flying predator that ruled the skies some 70 million years ago have been …

This handheld 3D body scanning device could replace the MRI — using the motion-sensing technology from a Nintendo Wii

Sometimes, a little toying around can pay off.<p>Joshua Broder, an ER physician at Duke University, couldn't understand why his son's handheld Nintendo Wii controller was better at detecting movement than the professional ultrasound machine he used work.<p>One day, while his son was playing Wii, he got …

200-million-year-old 'mega-carnivore' dinosaur discovered

Tyrannosaurus rex has long been thought to be the "king of the dinosaurs," but after this latest discovery, T. rex may have some company.<p>Discovered in southern Africa, the new dinosaur, named Kayentapus ambrokholohali, was about 30 feet long and had three-toed feet that left footprints measuring …

Betsy DeVos dressed up as Ms. Frizzle — and people aren't happy about it

Halloween is the day when everyone pretends to be someone or something they’re not, including Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, who chose to dress up …

Can Anything Move Faster Than the Speed of Light?

One commonly known fact in physics is that you cannot move faster than the speed of light. While that's <i>basically</i> true, it's also an …

Speed Of Light

Ancient genetic "kill switch" causes cancer cells to self-destruct

Cancer is one of our most persistent enemies, but while we now have advanced immune systems to fight the good fight, how did early multicellular life …

A Woman Has Suffered a Clinical Broken Heart After The Death of Her Dog

Heartbreak can be deadly.<p>Joanie Simpson woke early one morning with a terrible backache. Her chest started hurting when she turned over.<p>Within 20 …

How Google's Latest Move Could Help Save the News Industry

Google, Facebook, and other online media have built staggering revenue streams, in part, on the back of insights gleaned from users reading and …

Girl, 17, 'suffers three separate sex attacks' on way home from night out

A 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted three times by three separate men within an hour in an “unprecedented” and gravely traumatising ordeal.<p>The teenager was walking home from a nightclub in Tower Hamlets, east London, when she was targeted by the men in quick succession.<p>The local authority …

White House again rejects talks with North Korea on nuclear issue

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Monday ruled out talks with North Korea except to discuss the fate of Americans held there, again appearing to rebuke Secretary of State Rex Tillerson who said Washington was directly communicating with Pyongyang on its nuclear and missile programs.<p>“We’ve …

Fossil footprints challenge established theories of human evolution

Newly discovered human-like footprints from Crete may put the established narrative of early human evolution to the test. The footprints are …

'Beating Heart' Patch Offers New Hope for Desperately Ill Patients

Science<p>Researchers are using stem cells to fabricate tiny patches they hope will be able to restore function to damaged cardiac tissue.<p>From clot-busting drugs to bypass surgery, cardiologists have many options for treating the 700,000-plus Americans who suffer a heart attack each year. But …

Foxconn's deal to create 13,000 jobs in Wisconsin: Where it stands

Foxconn's plan to create thousands of jobs in Wisconsin is moving right along.<p>The $3 billion package of incentives that Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker promised to the company was approved by the state Assembly last week. It's now under consideration by the Senate Joint Finance Committee, which will …