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Woolly mammoth could roam again as extinct DNA merged with elephant

Harvard University spliced recreated genes from a woolly mammoth into the DNA of an elephant and found they functioned normally<p>A major step forward in bringing back the woolly mammoth has been taken by scientists at Harvard University who have inserted DNA from the extinct mammal into the genetic …

UN: 24 dead in Vanuatu after Cyclone Pam

Quokka Selfies: What's the Deal With That Cute Australian Critter?

The smiling marsupial is a favorite photo subject for tourists on West Australia's Rottnest Island.<p>Until recently, many people outside of Australia had never heard of thequokka, a Muppet-cute (despite its beady eyes and rat's tail) marsupial with an irresistible smile.<p>But this week, people's …

St. Petersburg

Dolby's stereoscopic virtual reality proves utterly terrifying

Dolby has brought its Atmos surround sound experience to cinematic virtual reality by partnering with VR filmmakers Jaunt to create 360-degree …

Virtual Reality

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Language

Living Small In The City: With More Singles, Micro-Housing Gets Big

Back in 2012,something unusual got started in an alleyway in an already tightly developed part of northeast Washington, D.C.<p>On an 11th-of-an-acre lot next to a cemetery, behind a block of row houses, tiny houses started to go up. And not just one little house in backyard, like you might see in many …

The Dress That Broke the Internet, and the Woman Who Started It All

Gamma-Rapho/Getty Images<p>Art Rickerby—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>Matty Zimmerman—AP<p>OIC/AP<p>Scott Gries—Getty Images<p>David …

Islamic State under pressure as Kurds seize Syrian town

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Kurdish forces dealt a blow to Islamic State by capturing an important town on Friday in the latest stage of a powerful offensive in northeast Syria, a Kurdish militia spokesman said.<p>Fighters of the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) carry their weapons along a street in the …