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10 Handy Household Uses for Vinegar

If you think vinegar is just for salads, think again. Here are 10 practical and easy ways to improve your household with vinegar—from cleaning tiles …

Quick and Simple Life Hacks 8

Brazilian and Japanese Scientists May Have Found Lost Continent Off Coast of Brazil

A team of Brazilian and Japanese scientists believe they have located a missing continent off the coast of Brazil. A large chunk of granite, a type …

Time-lapse map chronicles decades of global change as seen from space

Satellite imagery can serve as a time machine, revealing dramatic change in just a few seconds — but can you imagine documenting almost three decades' worth of all that change, across most of our planet's land mass? A team of imaging experts, computer scientists and journalists did. Now they've …

Antigravity gets first test at Cern's Alpha experiment

<b>Researchers at Cern in Switzerland have tested a novel way to find out if antimatter is the source of a force termed "antigravity".</b><p>Antimatter particles are the "mirror image" of normal matter, but with opposite electric charge.<p>How antimatter responds to gravity remains a mystery, however; it may …

Physics

Hurricane swirling around Saturn's north pole - video

Nasa's Cassini spacecraft has provided scientists with detailed views of a vast hurricane raging around Saturn's north pole. The eye of the hurricane …

Video: World’s smallest movie, made with atoms

IBM researchers made this short film by moving atoms.<p>IBM researchers working on how to store data atom by atom created this short film. They call it <i>A</i> …

Chemistry

Imagine A Flying Pig: How Words Take Shape In The Brain

This is a story about a duck. More precisely, it's a story about what your brain just did when you read the word "duck."<p>Chances are, your brain created an image of a web-footed waterfowl. It also may have recalled the sound of quacking or the feel of feathers. And new research suggests that these …

Hear Alexander Graham Bell's Voice on 130-Year-Old Recording

The voice of telephone inventor Alexander Graham Bell's has been identified for the first time. Researchers discovered a loose piece of paper in The …

The Coolest and Most Terrifying Biomimetic Robots | WIRED

Building a better bot sometimes means looking outside the shop for inspiration. Borrowing from the characteristics and abilities of insects, birds, …

Robotic insect: World's smallest flying robot takes off

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/science_environment/975000/975155_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524671702_e9b7da0ef458fa7d0e86e28a83aafb08<p><b>Scientists in the US have created a robot the size of a fly that is able to perform the agile manoeuvres of the ubiquitous insects.</b><p>This …

Robotics