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Google launches a central hub for your security and privacy settings

Google has changed the way in which you can keep on top of your privacy and security settings across its services in a bid to make it easier for users.<p>The new ‘My Account’ page aims to provide more context around your privacy decisions in relation to Google’s services. For example, the ‘privacy …

In Age of Science, Is Religion 'Harmful Superstition'?

Book Talk<p>God is not only dead, author avers. He never lived. Not to mention the deaths of kids treated with faith instead of science-based medicine.<p>Jerry Coyne, author of <i>Faith vs. Fact: Why Science and Religion Are Incompatible</i>was in high school listening to the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts …

A Clear Day For Lake Michigan And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

Photos from International Dark Sky Week!

Beautiful images of a dark night sky, in celebration of International Dark Sky Week, April 13-19, 2015.<p>This past week (April 13-19, 2015), we’ve been …

The first colour photo of Pluto – video report

Nasa's New Horizons spacecraft has sent back the first ever colour photo of Pluto and its moon Charon. The image shows a reddish dwarf planet and similarly coloured moon. No spacecraft has ever visited Pluto but scientists are hoping that will change on 14 July, when Nasa's New Horizons probe is …

Glowing ‘Tumor Paint’ Shows Surgeons Where To Cut

Scorpion venom lights the way<p>Brain surgery is notoriously complicated. Before surgeons go in to remove a tumor, they study the size and location of the tumor. But once they’re in, they have to rely on their fingers and eyes to distinguish tumor cells from healthy brain cells. Now researchers have …

Torrent App Popcorn Time Comes To iOS, No Jailbreak Required

Popcorn Time, the service sometimes referred to as the “Netflix for pirates” because of the way it makes it easy to stream pirated content to your PC or mobile device, is now getting a lot easier for iOS owners to use. According to new reports, the service is being made available by way of an iOS …