Jamal Khachabi

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18 iPhone Tips That'll Make You Seem Like A Phone Wizard

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IPhone 8

FDA just approved the first drug to prevent migraines. Here’s the story of its discovery—and its limitations

<i>*Update, 18 May, 10 a.m.: Yesterday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first in a new class of drugs designed to prevent migraines.</i> …

FDA

What makes a man attractive? Hint: Look at his limbs

A man may be attractive because of his curly, blond hair or slick pin-striped suit, but strip everything away and one luring—maybe evolutionary—piece …

Blond Hair

Scientists believe alien life may exist in other universes after discovering a mysterious 'force'

Alien life could exist in other universes, according to a group of scientists studying a mysterious force known as dark energy.<p>Previous theories suggested our universe has the perfect amount of dark energy, which acts against gravity and is making the cosmos expand at an accelerated rate.<p>It was …

Dark Matter

Apparently, There's A Dragon In Iowa

Iowa is known for a couple things in America. It's the first state that holds a presidential primary during a major election year, they got a lot of …

Can A Cocktail Of Vitamins And Steroids Cure A Major Killer In Hospitals?

Scientists have launched two large studies to test a medical treatment that, if proven effective, could have an enormous impact on the leading cause of death in American hospitals.<p>The treatment is aimed at sepsis, a condition in which the body's inflammatory response rages out of control in …

Medicine

Foxconn's entry heats up race for first mass-market Bitcoin-friendly phone

Apple Inc supplier Foxconn has agreed to manufacture a blockchain phone from startup Sirin Labs. The contract electronics maker's entry has heated up …

I’m building a machine that breaks the rules of reality

A FEW years ago, I had an idea that may sound a little crazy: I thought I could see a way to build an engine that works harder than the laws of …

These are the best robot mops according to Amazon reviews

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

The Navy keeps encountering mysterious UFOs — and no one can figure out what they are

"I can tell you, I think it was not from this world," retired US Navy pilot Commander David Fravor told ABC News in an interview in December 2017.<p>"I'm not crazy, haven't been drinking. It was — after 18 years of flying, I've seen pretty much about everything that I can see in that realm, and this …

For The First Time, Researchers Edit The Genes Of Human Embryos

Rumors that this research was underway turn out to be true<p>Rumors have been buzzing for months that a team of Chinese researchers was intending to edit the genes of a human embryo. According to a study published this week in <i>Protein & Cell</i>, the rumors are true. And though the researchers took pains, …

Genetics

South Korea Unveils Fast Tiltrotor Drone Prototype

One body, many rolls<p>As broadcast by the Republic of Korea’s Arirang television network last night, a brand-new Korean tiltrotor drone took to the skies for the first time. The TR-60 can fly for up to 6 hours at as fast as 310 mph. It is planned that the drone, developed at a cost of $91 million, …

Drones

Russia Warns Obama: Tell The World About UFOs And Aliens Or We Will

At the World Economic Forum in 2013, the Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev made a sensational announcement that the “time has come” to tell the …

Drones: Alien Invaders or Governmental Cover-up of Alien Invaders?

President Obama’s use of unmanned drones has attracted considerable criticism from those who are concerned about both the casualties caused during targeted killings and also the prospect of covert surveillance here in the United States.<p>You would think these very serious concerns would lead the …

Remote Controls

A century-long debate: are 'intelligent' people less likely to hold religious beliefs?

Over most of the past century, researchers have been trying to determine whether there's any link between religion and intelligence. The studies haven't all come to the same conclusion, but a group of researchers led from the University of Rochester decided to look at a large number of them …

Cooking cancer cells with the help of a nanodiamond thermometer

Nanodiamonds can be used to measure the temperature inside individual cells, with possible spinoffs for cancer treatment<p>Cells don't have tongues. They don't have armpits and they don't have ears. This all makes it quite difficult to measure their temperature. Thermometers are a critical tool for …

Use stem cells for custom blood vessels - Futurity

JOHNS HOPKINS (US) — Engineers have coaxed stem cells into forming networks of new blood …

Stem Cells

This 3-D Printed Tarantula Robot Is Actually Kinda Cute

Aww. Come here, little guy.<p>Robot spider! Sounds terrifying. But the T8--an octopod 'bot made from 3-D printed parts--is actually charming. For your viewing pleasure, watch it dance like a drunk high-school kid.<p>The company behind the T8, Robugtix, is taking pre-orders for the robot now, if you're …

Why Are Some People So Smart? The Answer Could Spawn a Generation of Superbabies

• Author: John Bohannon. John Bohannon Science<br>• Date of Publication: 07.16.13. 07.16.13<br>• Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Zhao Bowen is late for a …

New Shapeshifting Biogel Could Help Heal Aging Spines

Along with cell therapy, the biomaterial could help stop or reverse the loss of material between vertebrae.<p>As we get older, the cushy material that absorbs shock between our spinal vertebrae breaks down, creating back pain and inhibiting our mobility. Injections of more nucleus pulposus (NP) …

Astronomers Find Trio Of 'Super-Earths' Around Nearby Star

New observations of a fairly well-studied star have revealed a system with at least six planets, three of which are in the star's habitable zone. This is the first time that three such planets have been spotted orbiting in this zone in the same system.<p>At just 22 light years away from Earth, Gliese …

Insulin-making cells multiply in test tubes - Futurity

WASHINGTON U. – ST. LOUIS (US) — Scientists have coaxed clusters of insulin-making human cells …

Medicine

New wireless, solar-powered 'bionic eye' gives sight to blind rats

Scientists have been utilizing a variety of different bionic eye and retinal implant technologies as a way to restore sight to blind people, and today a research group from Stanford University is releasing the details behind a successful test of a wireless, solar-powered implant. In the new study …

Man and Robot: where will the story end?

They can already perform operations, provide companionship and fight wars. But should robots be given the power of thought? And rights? Will Storr reports.<p>There are three of us in the laboratory: Jules, me and Dr Ute Leonards. Leonards asks me to sit in front of Jules. As I do, he looks me in the …

Robotics

UK UFO: Man Takes Photos of 2 Hovering Lights

A U.K. man took photographs of an apparent UFO—appearing as two lights in the sky—in the city of Bracknell last Friday, it was reported.<p>Steve …

Paranormal

Confessions of an Alien Abductee exploited its unfortunate subjects

On Thursday evening, Channel 4 broadcast Confessions of an Alien Abductee. The programme, which was directed, produced and filmed by Guy Gilbert, was …

AstraZeneca picks site for new global home in Cambridge | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - AstraZeneca has chosen a science park on the southern outskirts of Cambridge, England, next to the world-renowned Addenbrooke’s Hospital, for its new $500 million global headquarters and research center.<p>Property industry sources told Reuters last month that the Cambridge …

Got something to say to an alien? Lone Signal can beam your message

Their new website launched today, so you can be among the first to compose a message to a distant civilization.<p>A group of scientists and …

Astronomy

Video: Meet ALMA, a revolutionary new telescope

The ALMA telescope, high in the northern Chilean desert, was officially inaugurated this spring. EarthSky was there. Check out our video!<p>The …

Universe

Gene makes heart stronger without exercise - Futurity

CASE WESTERN RESERVE (US) — A single gene that suppresses breast cancer also makes hearts …

Breast Cancer