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Air pollution has made the global life expectancy almost two years lower than it would be if air quality met World Health Organization standards, according to a new report.
Facebook is banning US news outlets with political ties from its News tab and claiming news exemption when advertising, which allows sources to bypass the authorization and disclaimer process.
A baby tarantula lost all hair on its rear, leaving a bare, pink bottom. It was due to stress of being trafficked. Experts named it 'Lil Kim' after the rapper who has sported pink hair in the past.
Scientists made a horrifying discovery while studying a fish skull - a 'tongue-eating louse' replaced the organ . The isopod parasite sucked all the liquids from the tongue until it withered away.
Françoise Brougher, who was the top female executive at the business, left Pinterest suddenly in April this year with little explanation provided.
Breweries in South Australia are donating nearly 40,000 gallons of expired beer a week to the Glenelg Wastewater Treatment Plant outside Adelaide to be converted into renewable energy..
Scientists from the French National Centre for Scientific Research believe the remained found in present day Israel marked a cultural shift in funeral practices.
The two algorithms account for distinctive use of repeated words and word pairs require to distinguish deceptive messages from those posted by public figures.
Thoropa taophora frogs, native to the Brazilian Atlantic rainforest, are the first amphibian to reveal signs of 'single-male polygyny with fidelity' (SMPF).
Researchers from the University of Lincoln looked at the value of training dogs with and without remote electronic collars compared to positive reinforcement.
Several MLB teams are in discussions with Airspace Systems, whose software can scan security camera footage and detect if people aren't wearing masks or are wearing them improperly.
Finnish researchers found men who favour the morning are more active throughout their waking hours than men who prefer to rise later in the day.
Experts say black women suffer from a lack of job opportunities due to their hair, particularly in industries that 'dictate a more conservative appearance'.
Apple AirPods could save you from nearby traffic by altering you of the danger. A patent details sensors in the earbuds that collect data to lower or pause audio, allowing users to hear their surroundings.
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Academics from NYU Langone Health in New York found more than half of people with anxiety who took up yoga saw their condition improve.
Astronomers from the Max Planck Institute used the Atacama Large Millimeter / submillimeter Array (ALMA) in Chile to find the galaxy 12 billion light years away.
A cable cut a large gash into the radio telescope this week and it’s uncertain when it will be back in working order.
Researchers from Queensland and Exeter universities cut open oysters, prawns, crabs, squids and sardines from an Australian market and studied them for any sign of microplastics.
Months into the pandemic, webcams are still hard to find. But if you're a shutterbug, you already have a better option.