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It would take eight months to watch everything new uploaded onto Netflix last year, provided you took time out to eat, sleep, wash and pee, according to Leicester University scientist Kinnari Naik.
Tests on mice with a newly created molecule by German researchers suggests the out-of-the-box concept works. But trials have yet to take place on humans.
A new study from Rutgers University-New Brunswick claims wireless signals are able to penetrate bags to detect the exact dimensions of dangerous objects or estimate the volume of liquids.
The image, which was taken near Loch Etchachan in the Cairngorms, shows a sprawling carpet-like object with red strands coming from it.
A small increase in sea-levels could have a disastrous impact on coastal communities as scientists from Virginia Tech University find tsunamis will become more common.
A pair of clever studies show how the development of advanced social robots is far outpacing our understanding of how they’re going to make us feel.
The cheese was contaminated with Brucella melitensis, a bacterium that causes brucellosis, that is common in cows.
Drugs that mimic the effect of the LIF6 gene could lead to revolutionary new treatments for human cancer, according to experts from the University of Chicago (stock image).
Experts from the University of Bern in Switzerland used daily global sea surface temperature data, computer models and satellite imagery to make their findings.
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is banking on decentralized identity to help it find long-term relevance.
The $430 Somabar could one day replace minibars in hotel rooms, help busy bartenders in restaurants or mix drinks for passengers on an airplane. Users operate it via a WiFi-connected app.
George Aldrich, of the White Sands Test Facility in New Mexico, is a chemical specialist at Nasa who has volunteered on the odour panel since 1974.
Facebook is acquiring Vidpresso, which builds social media features for real-time video, to help improve and expand the video content on its site. Terms of the deal weren't disclosed.
The calls come after it racked up losses of $125 million to $200 million each quarter for the past 18 months, according to The Information.
The removal of the plastic wrapping shouldn't affect the shelf-life of the British-grown veg, which should remain fresh for up to seven days, a spokesman for the Leeds-based supermarket.
Instagram fans around the world will now be given the option to send a story to a selection of their friends, rather than broadcast it to their whole contact list, to get instant feedback on questions they pose.
A video of an object hoovering eerily over North Carolina's Lake Norman has UFO enthusiasts eager to deduce we are being visited by extraterrestrial beings.
Premier Narendra Modi's 80-minute speech, broadcast live from the historic Red Fort in New Delhi, focused on the success of India's space programme, as well as healthcare reforms.
Although early humans were able to walk upright for around 4.4 million years, they did not start walking like we do until much later, according to scientists from Marquette University, in Milwaukee.
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