News and Updates

Japanese woman who lived 3,800 years ago had a high alcohol tolerance

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 11:17
She was first unearthed from the Funadomari shell mound, on Rebun Island off Hokkaido's northern coast back in 1998 and experts are still learning more about her.
Categories: News and Updates

Incredible reconstruction brings 15th-Century medieval home of the 'Lord of the Isles' back to life 

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 11:02
The vision represents Finlaggan, Inner Hebrides, in the early fifteenth century - a time when it was the administrative and ceremonial centre of the Lordship of the Isles.
Categories: News and Updates

Video reveals the hidden clear plastic film INSIDE aluminium cans when the metal reacts with acid

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:56
The shocking video reveals the secret film of plastic that lines the interior of most aluminium cans, used to block chemical reaction between aluminium and acid in the fizzy drink.
Categories: News and Updates

Amazon is building a voice-activated wearable that can 'read human emotions' and suggest products

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:55
The wearable device would be able to determine a user's emotional state just by the sound of their voice, as well as advise the wearer on how to interact more effectively with others.
Categories: News and Updates

Those who love jazz and classical music are smarter than peple who prefer lyrics, study finds 

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:53
More than four-hundred students were observed for the study, which took place in Croatia and was conducted by research scholars from Oxford Brookes University.
Categories: News and Updates

Wolf-dog 'swarms' threaten to wipe out Europe's wolves as hybrids threaten the genetic diversity

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 10:46
A study by Exeter University says that the 'genetic identity' of wolves is being threatened because they are mating with the increasing free-roaming dog population , creating wolf-dog hybrids.
Categories: News and Updates

Scientists discover massive deposit of frozen WATER on Mars that could be traces of polar ice cap

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 09:17
The amount of ice layered into deposits of sand are so great, scientists say that if it were melted down, the liquid would form a planet-wide layer of water about 5 feet deep.
Categories: News and Updates

F-35 and F-15EX fighter could get drone wingmen in coming years as part of the Skyborg programme 

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 08:59
The technology for the Skyborg program is being developed by the US Air Force Research Laboratory, in collaboration with aircraft manufacturers Boeing and Lockheed Martin.
Categories: News and Updates

'Terminator: Dark Fate' Trailer: Linda Hamilton Has a Big Gun

Wired - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 08:56
Also, Arnold Schwarzenegger is, uh, back.
Categories: News and Updates

Day and night in one photo: Astronaut on the ISS captures stunning image of Earth's 'shadow line'

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 08:35
NASA released a stunning image showing a view of the Earth transitioning from day into night. The photo was shot by astronaut Christina Koch aboard the International Space Station.
Categories: News and Updates

Birth of an underwater volcano in the Indian Ocean has caused mysterious seismic ripples

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 08:18
France's National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), was tasked with clarifying the origin of the numerous tremors, which shook the tropical island of Mayotte, wedged between Africa and Madagascar.
Categories: News and Updates

Messaging app Telegram accused of anti-semitism

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 08:07
Israeli news reported that desktop users of the app saw a money bag symbol appear alongside the Star of David and the dollar sign when they typed the Hebrew word for 'Jew'.
Categories: News and Updates

Scientists Find a Volume Knob for Emotional Memories

Wired - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 08:00
Using mice whose neurons had been engineered to respond to light, researchers found they could dial up or down the emotional intensity of a memory.
Categories: News and Updates

Depth of Field: 'Game of Thrones' Was Always Doomed to Disappoint

Wired - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 07:39
Not every fan finds the answers they seek. The truth is all there in this one image.
Categories: News and Updates

Women face greater odds of death if they suffer a cardiac arrest

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 07:00
Researchers analysed data from all CPR attempts made by emergency services in one part of the Netherlands between 2006 and 2012.
Categories: News and Updates

Central Asia's Wild Soviet Architecture

Wired - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 07:00
Photographers Roberto Conte and Stefano Perego traveled to four former republics for their latest book.
Categories: News and Updates

Brutal footage captures the world's first evidence of chimps devouring a TORTOISE

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:36
It is the first time they've been seen killing tortoises, adding further evidence of their intelligence. The scenes were recorded by scientists in a national park in Gabon, West Africa.
Categories: News and Updates

Hopsy Sub Home Tap Review: A Crafty Way to Enjoy Draft Beer at Home

Wired - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:00
A craft beer subscription service ensures this mini keg fridge is always kickin'.
Categories: News and Updates

Sheep are wearing NAPPIES so scientists can weigh their faeces and calculate best amount of feed

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 05:28
The team of researchers, from the Agricultural Research and Rural Extension Company, in southern Brazil, are hoping to identify the ideal grass length for livestock to feed on.
Categories: News and Updates

7 Items for Grilling on Your Tiny Apartment's Balcony or Roof

Wired - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 05:00
For those of us confined to tiny balconies, or even a roof, grilling is a challenge. But it's not impossible.
Categories: News and Updates

Pages