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Laser Scans Reveal Maya "Megalopolis" Below Guatemalan Jungle

A vast, interconnected network of ancient cities was home to millions more people than previously thought.<p><i>Learn how your family history is connected to the human journey with National Geographic’s</i> <i>Geno 2.0 DNA ancestry kit</i><i>.</i><p>In what’s being hailed as a “major breakthrough” in Maya archaeology, …

Archaeology

Living on Mars: New, Miniature Device Is Able to Detect Life And Sequence DNA

A portable, life-detection device that proved to be successful on Earth may have an exciting next step: to test for life on Mars and other …

AI will "kill many jobs", claims Alibaba's CEO, and it's up to tech giants to protect the human race

The comments were made by Alibaba's Jack Ma during a panel discussion at the World Economic Forum<p>CEO of the Chinese online sales giant Alibaba Jack …

The Future

Tether, the troubled cryptocurrency hit by a $31 million hack, has split with its auditors

LONDON — Under-fire cryptocurrency company Tether has parted company with its auditors, according to CoinDesk.<p>CoinDesk reports that Tether said in a statement on Saturday night that its relationship with Friedman LLP "is dissolved."<p>"Given the excruciatingly detailed procedures Friedman was …

Cryptocurrency

Parasite mimics human proteins to provide 'ready meals' from the gut

Giardia parasites - responsible for one of the world's most common gastric diseases - are able to mimic human cell functions to break apart cells in …

Biology

Dragon Ball FighterZ Reviews Roundup

This is an especially exciting week for game releases, as two of the year's most anticipated titles, Monster Hunter World and Dragon Ball FighterZ, are both set to launch on January 26. The latter is the new 2.5D Dragon Ball fighting game from Arc System Works, the studio behind Guilty Gear and …

Anime

Ubisoft respond to ‘frustration’ over Rainbow Six Siege changes

<b>Ubisoft Montreal, the developer behind Rainbow Six Siege, has put out a statement addressing the backlash over recent changes to the game.</b>Some …

Rainbow Six Siege

China Plans to Build the World's Largest Steerable Radio Telescope

China has announced plans to build the largest steerable radio telescope in the world, the Xinjiang Qitai 110-meter Radio Telescope (QTT), which …

Universe

NASA's next Mars lander passes key test ahead of May launch

LITTLETON, Colo. — NASA's next Mars mission — a lander designed to probe the Red Planet’s deep interior and eavesdrop on rumbling Marsquakes — is reaching "ship and shoot" status.<p>As spacecraft names go, this one's is a mouthful: Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat …

Space Science

NASA IMAGE: Long-Lost Satellite Tracked Down by Amateur Astronomer

NASA is attempting to contact a satellite it lost over a decade ago, after it was apparently discovered by an amateur astronomer earlier this …

Space

Missing Neutrons May Lead a Secret Life as Dark Matter

Neutrons shouldn’t be all that mysterious. Found inside every atomic nucleus, they may seem downright mundane—but they have long confounded …

Physics

Assassin's Creed Origins To Receive New Game Plus Mode

Assassins Creed Origins will get a New Game Plus mode soon, Ubisoft has announced. Community Manager Dominik Voigt responded to a fan question on Reddit by saying, "New Game Plus is coming. We'll have more information to share soon."<p>Little else is known about the mode as yet, though New Game Plus …

Sinai Peninsula

News: The Fans Cried Out In Joy: Star Wars 'Legends' Being Introduced Into Canon

In what was one of the most distressing parts of the Disney purchase of Lucasfilm, the <i>Star Wars Expanded Universe</i> was re-branded as <i>Legends</i>, removing …

Star Wars Anthology Series

SpaceX's New Beast of a Rocket, the Falcon Heavy, Is Ready to Launch

It’s to be expected that Elon Musk and his colleagues will want to toast the first launch of SpaceX’s new rocket, the Falcon Heavy, after more than …

Elon Musk

Gold treasure recovered from 1857 shipwreck to make debut

More than $50 million worth of gold bars, coins and dust that's been described as the greatest lost treasure in U.S. history is about to make its public debut in California after sitting at the bottom of the ocean for more than 150 years.<p>The 3,100 gold coins, 45 gold bars and more than 80 pounds …

Archaeology

Elon Musk's flamethrower is apparently selling like crazy

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

Elon Musk

Indiana Jones 5 To Be Steven Spielberg’s Next Movie, Will Shoot In 2019--Report

Back in 2016, it was announced that star Harrison Ford and director Steven Spielberg will return for a fifth Indiana Jones movie. Last year the film was officially given a 2020 release date slot, but there has been little news about its progress since then. However, it has now been reported that …

Movies

Street Fighter 5 Characters Are Coming To Monster Hunter: World To Deliver Dragon Punches

Capcom has announced it will be introducing Street Fighter V's Ryu and Sakura into Monster Hunter: World, allowing players to acquire armor sets that reskin them to look like the two World Warriors. As detailed on the Capcom Unity blog, those that have a Street Fighter V save data file on their PS4 …

Gaming

Drug testing is coming to e-sports

The Electronic Sports League, the world's largest e-sports league, said Thursday it will begin randomly drug testing players at its competitive video …

The Food Lab: How to Make a Burger King-Style Whopper Fit for The King

As far as the Big Three fast food burger chains go—that'd be McDonald's, Wendy's, and Burger King—I have a clear hierarchy in my mind. Wendy's wins by a red-haired country mile for serving burgers that actually taste like, well, burgers. McDonald's has its own unique flavor profile that keeps it …

Rocket League

Articles about 7 renovations centuries old structures on Dwell.com - Dwell

When Cecilia Tham and Yoel Karaso of Habitan Architects bought their first-floor apartment in an 1894 block of the Fort Pienc...<p>The dream of owning a Brooklyn brownstone is just one of many reasons why people make the move to the popular outer borough.<p>Jospeh Eichler's post-World War II tract homes …

Design

Clarkson drops hints on new car show filming in the US

Increasingly, it seems that the return of Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May to their televised automotive adventures is a matter of when, not if. Although, the question remains exactly where the trio might take the new series. The former <i>Top Gear</i> hosts recently gave a little more …

A Pair Of Sunglasses That Simulate LSD Hallucinations

Viewing the world through rose-colored glasses is boring. What about hallucinogenic-, psychotropic-, electric-Kool-Aid-colored glasses instead? Wayfarer, meet way out: Hungarian artist Bence Agoston has created a pair of sunglasses that can simulate hallucination. (At least the visual kind.)<p>In …

Sega May Be On The Verge Of A Renaissance

Following the realization from Sega Games president Haruki Satomi about how gaming quality is important, he’s apparently very happy that fans have responded positively about Sega rejoining the land of gaming once again.<p>In a recent follow-up comment Satomi said “Seeing our fans across the world …

Retrogaming

Amazon accused of spying on reviewer's social media profiles

Amazon has reportedly blocked a person from reviewing an e-book because the company thinks that they are friends with the author. Imy Santiago attempted to post a review of an unnamed title several times, each time being told that it was in violation of the site's policy. When she pushed the …

Jurassic World Will Get a Sequel in 2018

Jurassic World, the latest movie in Steven Spielberg’s popular Jurassic Park franchise, has already made Universal Pictures a tidy profit.<p>The film, …

28 Things You Should Learn To Make If You Love Chinese Food

Your taste buds deserve so much more than orange chicken and fried rice.

A Glimpse Inside Hawaii's 'Forbidden Island'

Secluded and untouched.<p>When the sun sets over Kauai's Kekaha Beach on an especially clear night, a tall, silhouetted tract of land emerges west of the Hawaiian islands, toward the horizon.<p>For most of the state’s residents, that’s the only way to see the island of Niihau.<p>It's known as "The Forbidden …

Heavier cutlery makes food taste better

Eating with heavier cutlery makes food taste better, with researchers for the first time finding a direct link between the weight of eating utensils …