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Graphene running shoes will hit the market next year

Running shoes and graphene were made for each other. One is always in search of the latest gimmick and the other has produced some of the most stunning in recent memory. The University of Manchester, long a leading force in research surrounding the one-atom-thick material, has teamed up with …

13th dismembered foot found on British Columbia shore

<b>(CNN) —</b> A man walking his dog on a British Columbia beach this week made a grisly discovery: A foot in a shoe, along with part of a lower leg. Adding to the mystery is that it is the 13th foot to wash up on the Canadian province's coastline over the past decade.<p>"Our early analysis suggests these …

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Father Fatally Shoots Robber Who Pointed Gun at His Children in Popeyes

A father fatally shot an armed robber who threatened him and his family at a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen in San Antonio, Texas.<p>Officers told Fox San …

Why Fires Are Becoming California's New Reality

The destructive wildfires in Southern California are capping one of the worst fire seasons on record in the state. They come less than two months after thousands of homes burned and more than 40 people were killed by fires in Northern California. Climatologists warn that this is the new reality for …

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The Galaxy S9 wants to be an even better desktop computer than its predecessor

When the Galaxy S8 was unveiled earlier this year, Samsung announced a clever accessory that lets you turn the smartphone into an Android desktop. …

Donald Trump's secret? There is no secret

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The US government is set to shut down on December 8 unless Congress can pass a bill -- and President Donald Trump can sign it -- to fund the government beyond that date.<p>Which is why it made perfect sense that Trump was scheduled to meet with the four top congressional leaders -- …

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Ladies and gentlemen, one bitcoin is now worth $10,000

It seems unreal, but it's true: The price of digital cryptocurrency Bitcoin has just hit $10,000.<p>The all-time-high milestone comes after a period of …

Samsung’s new app helps people who are colorblind recalibrate colors on their TVs

Specifically, Samsung’s QLED TVs<p>Samsung has launched a new app called SeeColors designed to help people who are colorblind adjust the color settings on their QLED TVs to their specific needs. The app lets people diagnose their personal deficiencies, and links with the TV to adjust colors based on …

Ghost ships wash up in Japan with skeletons on board

<b>Tokyo (CNN) —</b> At least four ships have washed up on Japan's west coast this month, some with bodies on board, and while authorities haven't confirmed their origin, signs suggest they're from North Korea.<p>Eight skeletons were found in the hull of one wooden boat that washed ashore on Miyazawa beach …

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Angela Lansbury: attractive women 'must sometimes take the blame' for sexual harassment

Women must accept some blame for sexual harassment and abuse because they “go out of their way to make themselves attractive” to men, Dame Angela Lansbury has said.<p>While other Hollywood actresses have condemned the stories that have surfaced since the Harvey Weinstein scandal broke, Dame Angela …

North Korea Could Have Nuclear ICBM Next Year, South Says

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea has been conducting missile engine and fuel tests in recent weeks, with the goal of achieving nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile capabilities as early as next year, a senior South Korean official said on Tuesday.<p>Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon, …

World's first human head transplant a success, controversial scientist claims

The world's first human head transplant has allegedly been performed on a corpse in an 18 hour operation which successfully connected the spine, nerves and blood vessels of two people.<p>The operation was carried out by a team led by Dr Xiaoping Ren of Harbin Medical University, China, who last year …

Fascinating timelapse footage of 55-day, 24/7 overhaul of the world's largest passenger jet

This week, Emirates revealed it would soon be taking delivery of its 100th Airbus A380 superjumbo, an aircraft which made its thunderous debut 10 years ago as the world's largest passenger jet but has since struggled to sell as well as predicted.<p>Emirates operates by far the biggest fleet of them in …

Scientists trace origin of misbehaving electrons to creepy whistles in space

Space is weird. It’s full of weird rocks, weird balls of gas, weird stars, and weird things that we can’t even properly categorize. It’s also full of …

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Everything We Know About the Truck Tesla Will Unveil Tonight

More than an automaker or an energy company, Tesla is a hype machine. What other company can make a live crowd ooh and ahh over at-home battery …

Surgeons find parasite unlike any they've seen in body of defector shot 5 times while escaping North Korea

South Korean surgeons operating on a North Korean defector who ran across the Demilitarized Zone between the two countries under a hail of gunfire on Monday have found a parasite in the man's stomach unlike any other they had seen.<p>The defector, who was shot five times, remained in critical …

NASA Photos Show Antarctic Ice Loss In ‘Irreversible Decline,’ Say Researchers

Researchers working as part of NASA’s Operation IceBridge have been photographing Earth's polar ice in hopes of better understanding connections …

Study Predicts 400 Million Cars Will be Hydrogen-Powered By 2050

Pro-hydrogen group says EVs can’t hit Paris targets alone<p>Thanks to a limited fueling infrastructure and other factors, hydrogen cars are still few and far between. But the Hydrogen Council has an optimistic view for the long-term, saying there could be around 10 to 15 million hydrogen-powered cars …

NASA Twins Study spots thousands of genes toggling on and off in Scott Kelly

When astronaut Scott Kelly returned to Earth after a year floating about the International Space Station, he was noticeably different from his …

NASA Sounding Rocket To Probe The Space Between The Stars

NASA is to launch a sounding rocket for a 15-minute exploration of one of the deep mysteries of space – the intergalactic medium.<p>The cold, dark spaces between the stars and galaxies of the night sky aren’t empty – that’s actually where most of the matter in the Universe is. It’s called the …

Google launches native add-ons for Gmail

Business focused<p>Earlier this year, Google announced it would allow add-ons for Gmail, and the time has finally come. Launching today, add-ons will allow third-party developers to integrate their services with Gmail directly. The first partners include Asana, Trello, DialPad, Intuit QuickBooks, and …

A massive storm is on the prowl in the Bering Sea, and it's altering U.S. weather patterns

Just when you think your greatest achievements are behind you, the best (or worst) may still be ahead. At least that's the case with Super Typhoon …

Ancient Coptic Tombstone Found Along Egypt's Avenue of Sphinxes

Archaeologists unearthed an ancient Coptic tombstone during a dig Sunday (Oct. 22), according to Egypt's antiquities ministry.<p>The tombstone is …

You may be more 'Neanderthal' than you thought

A female Neanderthal who lived in what is now Croatia 52,000 years ago is revealing that our "caveman" relatives may have passed on genes that play roles in cholesterol levels, eating disorders, arthritis and other diseases today, the researchers who sequenced her genome say.<p>And some modern humans …

IBM has just achieved an 'impossible' step in quantum computing

The company has simulated a quantum computer with 56 qubits on a classical computer<p>In the race to build a working quantum computer, IBM has just …

Nissan unveils electric IMx SUV at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

The Leaf has a new a big brother<p>The Nissan Leaf is one of the most popular EVs in the world right now, but in many ways, it’s a wasted opportunity. …

Wi-Fi hacking is nothing new

Earlier this month, a researcher discovered Wi-Fi has a fundamental security flaw. Again.<p>On October 16, a security researcher in Belgium named Mathy …

Anti-aging stem cell treatment proves successful in early human trials

The results of two human clinical trials into a stem cell therapy that can reverse symptoms of age-associated frailty have been published, and the …

Google ‘actively investigating’ reports of Pixel 2 XL screen burn-in

Bad to worse<p>Over the weekend, people with review units of the Pixel 2 XL began noticing a problem. No, not the already-known issues of muddy color and grainy textures when viewed in low-light, but one that’s potentially more worrisome: screen burn-in. First reported on Twitter by <i>Android Central’s</i> …