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The ancient people of Easter Island, or Rapa Nui, were able to move massive stone hats and place them on top of statues with little effort and resources.
The 9-metre long (30 ft) skeleton of a unidentified type of dinosaur, believed to be be that of a new species, fetched more than $2.3 million at an auction.
The next version of Safari takes on ad-trackers more aggressively than ever.
A Chinese engineering company has designed a two-wheel car inspired by the 1961 Ford Gyron. The 1703 prototype is undergoing testing in Bejiing.
Apple wants to make it easier for you to control apps using Siri. That's the gist of a new app, called 'Shortcuts' that lets users create custom commands for its digital assistant on the iPhone and the iPad.
Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference kicked off today in San Jose. The firm revealed an update to animoji called 'memoji' that is in a user's own likeness.
The Britice map, created by Sheffield University, allows you to type in your postcode or city to look at how your area was affected by the ice age.
Apple's yearly developer keynote was all about software.
Scientists from the University of Colorado at Boulder say bumper car-like interactions at the edge of the solar system explain the dynamics of 'detached bodies' such as Sedna (artist's impression).
The deal is the latest in a series of moves by Microsoft to move away from its Windows-first heritage and embrace open-source software.
As worldwide development rises for electric vehicle batteries and wind turbines, the demand for metals from the bottom of the sea has spiked.
The US Navy and researchers from Florida Atlantic University are developing 'motherships' that can launch aerial and underwater drones to protect US coastal waters.
At a 'Language in the Cosmos' workshop at the International Space Development Conference researchers discussed how to communicate with intelligent aliens.
Scientists from the University of Wisconsin-Madison used mathematical models and a technique called astrochronology to determine the length of Earth's days through time.
In the first study of its kind 22 two-year-olds had their brains scanned using MRI as they slept by researchers at the Centre for Mind and Brain at the University of California, Davis.
West's eighth studio album is a portrait of the self as fragmented and damaged—of a man having failed his family, his fans, himself.
An albino sparrow has been spotted in Westonzoyland, a sleepy Somerset village. Albinism makes the bird white and gives the animal unusual pink eyes as its cells are unable to create melanin.
Microsoft is paying $7.5 billion in an all-stock deal for the popular coder hangout GitHub. The firm announced the transaction on Monday and said it expects the deal to close by the end of 2018.
The Utah-based company now holds the genetic code of more than five million people — the largest private database of DNA in corporate history.
In a global scenario called Low Energy Demand, a revolution in consumer energy efficiency could help us meet our climate goals. Could.