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Extreme body modifications: Piercings, tattoos and implants on show in Chile - Telegraph

First complete pictures of cells’ DNA-copying machinery

These cartoons show the old “textbook” view of the replisome, left, and the new view, right, revealed by electron micrograph images in the current …

UI Tiles, A Quick and Easy Kit to Layout Websites

If you are passionate about the layout process when it comes to web design than this wireframe resource is definitely for you. Layout your idea …

Court: Teen who allegedly raped, killed math teacher competent to stand trial

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two years after he allegedly raped and killed his math teacher in a high school bathroom, Philip Chism has been ruled competent to stand trial and potentially face the consequences.<p>A Massachusetts court made the determination after a mental evaluation of the teenager, said Maria Dres, an …

2016 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet Revealed, Runs 8.0-Second Quarter Mile: Video

After taking a break last year, the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Mustang Cobra Jet turnkey drag racer is back, and it’s quicker than ever. The latest …

Twist Bioscience Inks Deal To Sell 100 Million Base Pairs Of Synthetic DNA

This order equals 10% of total DNA synthesis capacity worldwide, which means more synthetic flavors, fragrances, and drugs are coming soon.<p>Twist Bioscience, cofounded by Emily Leproust, one of <i>Fast Company’s</i> 2015 Most Creative People in Business, has just sold 100 million base pairs of synthetic DNA …

Britain is developing a hybrid rocket engine that can reach five times the speed of sound

British defense contractor BAE Systems, one of the world's foremost purveyors of futuristic defense technologies, just officially announced that it plans to invest roughly $31.7 million to help develop a hybrid rocket engine with Britain's Reaction Engines Limited. If completed, the Synergistic …

The future is here: mass-market hydrogen cars take to Britain's roads

Hydrogen power,Electric, hybrid and low-emission cars,Travel and transport,Pollution,Environment,Automotive industry,Business,Motoring,Technology,Motoring<p>Billed for the last decade as a clean alternative to petrol or electric vehicles, hydrogen cars are no longer a car show concept but a driving …

24 Easy DIY Holiday Gift Ideas to Start Now and Gift Later

Unless your sole job this holiday season is gift giving (and if it is, we’re totes jealous), you probably don’t have a ton of extra time to find gifts, let alone DIY one. Plus, you don’t want a gift that looks <i>too</i> homemade, and half the time those Pinterest projects don’t even turn out like you …

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Pitbull who disappeared in Texas floods found 2000 miles away

A family in the Lone Star state is to be reunited with their dog several months after the animal was lost in freak floods<p>A dog who became separated from his owners during floods in Texas this spring has been found alive and well more than 2,0000 miles from home.<p>Thor the pit bull disappeared after …

Pet salamander receives a bill for his TV licence

A bill for the German black and yellow lizard came addressed to Mr Hans Werner Fire Salamander<p>Britain is not the only European country where the TV licensing authorities can be a little overzealous.<p>A man in Germany got a surprise recently when he received a demand for payment addressed to his pet …

NASA made about 100 Pluto discoveries in 3 months with more to come

Pluto is full of surprises — about 100 of them and counting, to be exact.<p>Scientists working with the New Horizons mission — which make its close …

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Warming Waters May Be Releasing Giant Plumes of Methane Off the U.S. West Coast

Scientists have detected a disproportionate number of methane bubble plumes off the Washington and Oregon coast. The warming Pacific ocean may be …

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The invisible man: Liu Bolin's latest camouflage artwork, Hiding in the City - Telegraph

DNA From Man's Poopy Shorts Leads To His Arrest

It took 13.5 months for forensic investigators to sniff up a suspect.<p>It was the doo doo that did him in.<p>Rodney Mark Hendrix, 49, is accused of burglarizing a Denver pre-school and church in August 2014 and was caught due to a DNA test of a pair of poopy shorts left in a bathroom at the crime …

Hear 911 Call Of ‘Too High’ Guy Found Surrounded By Doritos

Poor guy.<p>By now the nation is aware of the poor 22-year-old from Austintown, Ohio, who called 911 earlier this month to say he was "too high" and was later found by police surrounded by Doritos and cookies.<p>Now, his dankest hour has been made public.<p>In a 911 call obtained by WJW on Wednesday, the …

Deleting genes could boost lifespan by 60 per cent, say scientists

The secret of extending life by decades may lie in switching off certain genes, scientists believe, after showing that small genetic tweaks can make organisms live 60 per cent longer.<p>Ten years of research by the Buck Institute for Research on Ageing and the University of Washington has identified …

Eat A 30-Pound Burrito, Own Part Of A New York City Restaurant

Don Chingon will give you a 10 percent stake in the Brooklyn taqueria if you can polish off the monster meal.<p>Ever wanted to own a restaurant? Just polish off a giant burrito at a New York taqueria and you’ll attain your dream.<p>Don Chingon recently issued a challenge to customers: Eat a behemoth …

Drink drive suspect claims his dog was driving the car

If you’ve run out of excuses, you can always just blame an imaginary dog<p>The dog was nowhere to be seen, but that didn’t stop one drink drive suspect blaming his pet.<p>Florida resident Reliford Cooper III was arrested after crashing his car and promptly gave police a rather unbelievable 'excuse'.<p>"Who …

Drunk woman Periscopes herself driving while intoxicated - then gets arrested

Not surprisingly, this woman is arrested after live streaming herself drunk driving on Periscope<p>A woman who was driving under the influence was tracked down by police after she live streamed her antics via Periscope.<p>Whitney Beall can be seen driving in Lakeland, Florida, while holding her phone and …

Woman Left with Stuck Eyelids after Friend Mistakes Glue for Eye Drops

A Florida woman was temporarily blinded in one eye after her friend accidentally handed her a bottle of glue instead of her eye drops!<p>The freak …

CHECK IT OUT: Giant Pumpkin Outweighs Smart Car

Think of all the pie.<p>No time to road trip up to New England and take in the foliage? No problem! Here are some gigantic pumpkins for your fall-weather daydreams.<p>These gourd-geous photos were taken on Monday at the 42nd annual World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off in Half Moon Bay, south of San …

Water gushes into Tacoma football stadium causing flood in minutes

Incredible footage shows heavy rain sweeping through a Tacoma school’s football stadium, causing it to fill with water<p>Heavy rainfall has gushed over the stands and down the steps in Stadium High School’s football ground in Tacoma, Washington.<p>Water, mud and debris quickly pooled on the pitch, which …

Hunter survives in bush for six days by eating ants

Australian hunter survives with no water in the scorching outback by eating black ants<p>A hunter who became lost in the Australian outback when he went in pursuit of a camel survived without water for six days by eating black ants.<p>62-year-old Reg Foggerdy was driving through the Great Victoria Desert …

Rat and Pigeon battle on pavement in Williamsburg, New York

Viral video shows a rat and a pigeon fighting to the death on the streets of Williamsburg, New York<p>Video of a rat fighting a pigeon in an epic battle on a New York, US pavement has gone viral.<p>Footage shot last year that has only recently surfaced online shows a rat and a pigeon in a gruesome …