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Hersheys to create 3D chocolate printer

Hersheys is to partner with 3D systems to create a 3D printer for creating chocolate and other edible products<p>The US chocolate manufacturer did not reveal the cost of the deal or if and when the printed products will be available to consumers.<p>Three-dimensional chocolate products are created by …

3D Printing

25 Days of Cookies for Your Holiday Baking: Day 5, Date, Walnut, and Coconut Bourbon Balls

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 5: Date, Walnut, and Coconut Bourbon Balls<p><i>Every day in December through Christmas, we’re sharing a cookie recipe. Forget the 12 Days of Christmas—these are the 25 Days of Cookies.</i><p>Well, we all knew this would happen. Only five days …

Dessert

India’s Mysterious Skeleton Lake

For decades, experts puzzled over hundreds of ancient dead bodies found at a remote lake. Were they victims of disease? Mass suicide? War? The answer …

How Greenhouse Gases Saved Mars

The idea of water flowing on the surface of Mars went out with the early 20th century astronomer Percival Lowell, who swore up and down — and …

An Up-Close Look at Wildlife Trafficking on US Soil

Touring the wildlife repository at the Rocky Mountain National Wildlife Refuge outside of Denver, Colorado was a sobering experience. On site with …

Wildlife

At least 8.8 billion Earth-size, just-right planets found, study says

Space is vast, but it may not be so lonely after all: A study finds the Milky Way is teeming with billions of planets that are about the size of Earth, orbit stars just like our sun, and exist in the Goldilocks zone -- not too hot and not too cold for life.<p>Astronomers using NASA data have …

After the shutdown, America has some serious work to do

The US shutdown has caused untold damage to America's stature around the world, writes Australia's former PM in the first of a series of columns. Now, more than ever, we need to see Congress at its best<p>I am one of the billions of people around the world whose lives are affected by the work US …

Scientists discover DNA body clock

A US scientist has discovered an internal body clock based on DNA that measures the biological age of our tissues and organs.<p>The clock shows that while many healthy tissues age at the same rate as the body as a whole, some of them age much faster or slower. The age of diseased organs varied hugely, …