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10 Amazing Things You Didn't Know Sharks Could Do

More by Vi-An<p>It’s no wonder we’re fascinated with sharks. The ominous ocean predators have a reputation for mystery, danger, and power that’s so …

Why Sharks Are Attacking More People Than Ever in Hawaii

Shark attacks are increasing in Hawaii, especially off Maui, and scientists think they have figured out why.<p>A report due to be released next month by University of Hawaii marine biologists basically concludes that a burgeoning recreation industry is butting up against shark-friendly environmental …

Rare, Huge Basking Shark Caught Off Australia

The giant fish hasn’t been seen there in 80 years.<p>Looking like something out of the time of the dinosaurs, a huge fish that’s known as a basking shark was pulled up by fishermen off Australia this week, the first time the species has been caught there in 80 years.<p>The 20-foot (6.3-meter) long shark …

Double moon on July 27? August 27?

Let’s be hoax-busters. This one is sure to be circulating, since it circulates every year. No. Mars will not be as large as the moon on July 27, …

Astronomy

Bleaching Poses a Threat to Hawaii's Coral Reefs, Scientists Say

Coral reefs, already under threat around the globe, may be in particularly acute danger in the waters of Hawaii because of a phenomenon known as bleaching.<p>Coral makes up less than 1 percent of the underwater ecosystem yet helps to protect 25 percent of marine species, generates tourism revenue and …

Climate Change

Can you solve it? How can you engineer a country with more girls than boys?

This week I’ve got babies on my mind because I’m about to become a dad. And thinking about kids has led me to my favourite conundrum about family-planning:<p><i>The government – which wants to increase the ratio of girls to boys – introduces a law for all couples that states:</i><p>If a couple has a boy, they …

Pill on a string can detect cancer without need for biopsy

Cambridge University has developed a quick way of testing for gullet cancer using a tiny sponge on a string<p>A ‘pill on a string’ has been developed by the University of Cambridge to detect the early signs of gullet cancer without the need for a biopsy.<p>The pill is swallowed and when the outer case …

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 announced: 8 & 9.4-inches, August release

<i>Latest Galaxy tablet combines advanced personal visual device with unmatched mobility</i><p><b>SEOUL, South Korea – July 20, 2015 –</b> Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., today announced the global launch of the Galaxy Tab S2, the most immersive Samsung tablet to-date. Samsung’s newest Galaxy tablet continuously …

Google Glass Enterprise Edition has a new display and CPU

Google has been keeping rather quiet about Glass since the Explorer program was put to bed, but industry sources have come forward with information about the next iteration of Google Glass – the ‘Enterprise Edition’.<p>Several sources familiar with advanced prototypes of the product suggest that the …