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The only place in the universe with no dark matter

To the galaxy with no dark matter: please take us with you.<p>It’s one of the most anomalous galaxies in the universe, but at first glance, it just …

Genes for Skin Color Rebut Dated Notions of Race, Researchers Say

For centuries, skin color has held powerful social meaning — a defining characteristic of race, and a starting point for racism.<p>“If you ask somebody on the street, ‘What are the main differences between races?,’ they’re going to say skin color,” said Sarah A. Tishkoff, a geneticist at the …

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5 useless human body parts left over from evolution

Your body is walking proof of evolution, but some parts have grown unnecessary over time. Here are five useless body parts left over from evolution.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Human Anatomy

Repeating radio signals coming from space

Sign of life? Scientists discover an intriguing fast radio burst in a distant galaxy.

What Is Evolution?

The theory of evolution is a scientific theory that essentially states that species change over time. There are many different ways species change, …

Charles Oakley: NBA 'hard to watch'

The NBA isn't what it used to be. Just ask Charles Oakley.<p>Oakley was honored by the Raptors on Friday, but the power forward who also played for …


Why is space black?

Imagine you're in space. Just the floating part, not the peeing into a vacuum hose or eating that funky "ice cream" from foil bags part. If you …

IGN Plays The Evil Within: Outsmarting the Chainsaw Man

Super Earths: 10 Major Discoveries

10 Beginner’s Tips For Shadow Of Mordor

Today gamers are finally getting their hands on Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. Starting any new game is exciting, but it can also be overwhelming – …

Life Begins: Crash Course Big History #4

Madden NFL 15 - How to Nano Blitz from 4-3

19 Sep 2014<p>Explaining the difficult-to-defend 4-3 nano blitz.

The PS4 And Xbox One Are Already Out Of Date - Round 2

Last week I wrote a feature about my disappointment at the PS4 and Xbox One not being capable of handling 4K games, and my belief that this would lead to both consoles only enjoying a relatively short lifespan. And it soon became apparent that not everyone entirely agreed with my view. Even fellow …

Mark Jackson talks about firing

Mark Jackson defended the job he did as coach of the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday and invited his critics to put their names behind their words.<p>…

Are Boss Fights Being Retired? - Game Scoop! - IGN Video

Seems like boss fights are few and far between these days. But is that a bad thing? This conversation originally appeared in Game Scoop! Episode 297.

Cancer 'drove black skin evolution'

Scientists believe dark skins appeared more than a million years ago to prevent our African ancestors dying from skin cancer<p>Cancer may have driven the evolution of black skin early in human history, a study suggests.<p>Scientists believe dark skins appeared more than a million years ago to prevent our …

Earth's Oldest Crust Dates to 4.4 Billion Years Ago

Earth's oldest known piece of continental crust dates to the era of the moon's formation.<p>Australia holds the oldest continental crust on Earth, researchers have confirmed, hills some 4.4 billion years old.<p>For more than a decade, geoscientists have debated whether the iron-rich Jack Hills of western …

Archaeologists' discovery puts Buddha's birth 300 years earlier

When Professor Robin Coningham's youngest son Gus was five, he was asked at school what his father did. "He works for the Buddha," said the boy. Which led to a bit of confusion, recalls Coningham.<p>But it turns out Gus was not that far off the mark. Last week it emerged that a team led by Coningham, …