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Mexican Walking Fish may hold key to helping paralysed people walk again

An endangered salamander may hold the key to helping paralysed people walk again, scientists believe.<p>The axolotl, or Mexican salamander has the astonishing ability to regenerate limbs and even spinal cord if it has been injured.<p>But now a new study by the University of Minnesota in the US has …

Spinal Cords

Pale Blue Dot

Source: NASA/JPL<p>Published: February 14, 1990<p>This narrow-angle color image of the Earth s a part of the first ever "portrait" of the solar system …

Astronomy

Machine Learning’s ‘Amazing’ Ability to Predict Chaos

Half a century ago, the pioneers of chaos theory discovered that the “butterfly effect” makes long-term prediction impossible. Even the smallest …

Machine Learning

Plant These 19 Fruits & Veggies In Your Garden And See Them Coming Back Year After Year

Growing your staple produce in your own home garden is always a rewarding activity. Yet, many home-owners put off this laborious task at the start of …

Gardening

Astonishing artificial muscle can lift 12,600 times its own body weight

Anyone who has ever done body-weight exercises knows that pull-ups are pretty tough. Possibly not for a new artificial muscle developed by …

Engineering

How to beat psoriasis at its own game

Scientists have now derived a compound from the body's own immune cells and used it to successfully treat psoriasis in mice. The way the compound …

Immunotherapy

Macro photography lighting tips

<b>Light is key to revealing intricate details of tiny subjects. Macro specialist Colleen Slater shares her top tips and lighting techniques</b><p>Macro …

Canon EOS

How to Steal Someone's Identity in 45 Minutes

SAN FRANCISCO -- You can totally steal someone's identity after only 45 minutes of online research, a security expert said Wednesday (April 18) at …

Social Media

48 Hours in Singapore: The Ultimate Itinerary

Day One: Morning and Afternoon<p><b>Morning</b>: Arrive in Singapore, check into your accommodations, and then spend a relaxing couple of hours exploring the …

Asia Travel

Implant will show when cancer is present by generating artificial mole on skin

An implant which detects cancer in the body and causes a small artificial mole to appear on the skin as an early warning sign has been developed by scientists.<p>The tiny patch lies under the skin and is made of a network of cells which constantly monitor calcium levels in the body.<p>Cancer causes …

Cancer

An 87-year-old millionaire buried treasure in the Rockies—and he’s offered one main clue

Somewhere in the Rockies, in the roughly 1,000 miles between Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the Canadian border, may be a treasure chest worth millions. …

Archaeology

Modern Wood Rainscreen

There is something about a clean and simple wood “screen” that is suspended off the face of the wall that is at the same time both modern and …

Woodworking

Trillions upon trillions of viruses fall from the sky each day, but little is known about their realm

High in the Sierra Nevada mountains of Spain, an international team of researchers set out four buckets to gather a shower of viruses falling from …

Biology

Scientists accidentally create mutant enzyme that eats plastic bottles

The breakthrough, spurred by the discovery of plastic-eating bugs at a Japanese dump, could help solve the global plastic pollution crisis<p>Scientists have created a mutant enzyme that breaks down plastic drinks bottles – by accident. The breakthrough could help solve the global plastic pollution …

Pollution

Integral Field Units

How to obtain a 3D view of a whole galaxy in one shot<p>Think of a fly. Have you ever tried to catch one? You’d better be fast, because, like most …

Cosmology

Macro – Alternative Portraits ‹ Alberto Ghizzi Panizza – Photographer

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This Talented Knife-Maker Turns Aluminum Foil Into A Sharp Blade

Need a new kitchen knife, but don’t want to buy one, and you’re totally out of pasta? Japanese YouTuber Attoteki Fushinsha no Kiwami is at it again, …

Knives

'Poker face' stripped away by new-age tech

Dolby Laboratories chief scientist Poppy Crum tells of a fast-coming time when technology will see right through people no matter how hard they try …

Artificial Intelligence

My India Trip in 10 Photos

I was very uncertain about traveling to India, which is probably why it took me so long for my first visit. Within the first day or so, I knew those …

India

Six Places it is Legal to Go Nude in Munich

The truth is, it is quite normal to strip off all your clothes on a sun shiney day in Germany. Nudity is no big deal whether you be in the sauna, on …

Munich

Photographer Tiptoes Through The Tulips To Shoot Harvest Mice, And The Result Will Make Your Day

Having one of those days? With so much craziness going on out there at the moment, sometimes what we all need is a break, time to switch off from it …

Cute Animals

Comey’s rebuke of Trump cuts deep

The former FBI director does more than dish on Trump’s behavior — his book offers a full-throated indictment of Trump’s character.<p>Former FBI Director James Comey pillories President Donald Trump in his soon-to-be-released book, “A Higher Loyalty,” deriding him as a cruel and selfish liar who is …

Donald Trump

Was There a Civilization On Earth Before Humans?

A look at the available evidence<p>It only took five minutes for Gavin Schmidt to out-speculate me.<p>Schmidt is the director of NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (a.k.a. GISS) a world-class climate-science facility. One day last year, I came to GISS with a far-out proposal. In my work as an …

Rare Earth

Peptide-based biogenic dental product may cure cavities

Researchers at the University of Washington have designed a convenient and natural product that uses proteins to rebuild tooth enamel and treat …

Dentistry

Build Your Own Cloud with Kubernetes and Some Raspberry Pi

I own 4 Raspberry Pi and I got interested in Kubernetes when I was tired of managing my Raspberry Pi and keeping track of what was installed and …

DevOps

How to Take Striking Lightning Photos

Lightning can be a great way to add some incredible drama to a landscape shot. This helpful video will show you how to do just that.<p>Coming to you …

Landscape Photography

A Few Things You May Hate About Cruises

Don't get me wrong: I like cruises. I like sailing on the oceans and rivers, I like fresh air, I like being transported from port to port without …

Sailing

The 16 Best Healthy, Edible Plants to Grow Indoors

From farmers’ markets and Community Supported Agriculture, to urban farms and rooftop gardens, to produce delivery services, more and more people …

Gardening

The De-Dollarization In China – Analysis

By Giancarlo Elia Valori*The US dollar is so important in today’s economy for three main reasons: the huge amount of petrodollars; the use of the …

Saudi Arabia

5 California Road Trips That'll Make You Fall in Love With the Golden State

Like many born-and-bred Californians, I would choose Joan Didion as my fantasy dinner guest and I feel more at home in my car than pretty much …

Travel