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Humans are predisposed to forgive other people, scientists claim

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 08:32
The research was conducted by Yale University, the University of Oxford and University College London and looked at people's perceptions of others based on their behaviour.
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Shrinking helped early mammals to survive 200 million years ago

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 08:18
A team of UK and US scientists led by the University of Bristol has used computer models to take a look at what happened to the skeleton of our tiny mammal ancestors.
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Earth is much closer to exceeding the Paris Climate Agreement target than previously thought

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 08:17
Scientists at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) in Austria accounted for the greenhouse gases released from thawing permafrost.
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40ft waves have battered Shetland TWICE in last 5,000 years

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 07:50
Shetland has been hit by at least two more tsunamis in the past 10,000 years than experts had thought, according to researchers from the University of Dundee.
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Say goodbye to scraping ice off your windscreen!

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 06:39
Scientists at Virginia tech built a pattern of tiny grooves into the surface of the material that needs to be protected, eliminating the need for heating or toxic anti-freeze chemicals.
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iPhone users BEWARE: Snippet of code that can be sent over social media can CRASH a iPhone or iPad

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 05:51
A Berlin-based iOS security researcher has unearthed a piece of code that forces Apple products to shut down and restart by overwhelming the device.
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New £40 million eco-yacht collects five TONNES of plastic from the ocean every day and recycles it

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 05:21
The 'Ocean Saviour', unveiled at a boat show in Southampton, will become the first vessel ever to power itself by recycling ocean waste into fuel.
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Elon Musk unveils new images of SpaceX's Big F***ing Rocket ahead of lunar mission announcement

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 05:21
SpaceX is expected to reveal the name of its first civilian passenger this evening during a media event which will be livestreamed from its headquarters in Los Angeles, California.
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Amazon investigates claims its employees are SELLING customers' personal data

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 05:15
Amazon, based in Seattle and run by billionaire Jeff Bezos (file photo), has confirmed it is investigating allegations that its employees are selling confidential data collected on its customers.
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Blast off for rocket with first all-British radar satellite on board

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 03:52
The satellite was designed by Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) in Guildford, Surrey and will help authorities track illegal activity in remote places.
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Hope for balding men after a wearable device stimulated hair growth in rats with alopecia

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 03:44
Researchers from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology in Daejeon, South Korea, found the device stimulates hair growth in rats with alopecia when worn for 20 days.
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Robots and artificial intelligence will take over HALF of all tasks in the workplace by 2025

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 02:52
The Swiss nonprofit, based in Geneva, also claims as many as 133 million new jobs will be created by machines by 2022. (Stock image)
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Elon Musk says Tesla is in 'delivery logistics' hell

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 00:31
Elon Musk announced on Twitter that his electric car company Tesla is in 'delivery logistics' hell, addressing customer concerns of repeatedly delayed vehicle deliveries.
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Apple's 'budget' iPhone XR won't ship until October - more than a MONTH after the XS and XS Max

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 15:38
Apple's iPhone XS and XS Max officially went on sale Friday. But if you want to get your hands on Apple's 'budget' iPhone XR, you'll have to wait a little longer - pre-orders don't open until October 19th.
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Why we love robo-dogs: Expert says humanity's connection with dolls help teach us how to behave

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 15:08
A researcher from Hamilton College explains how humanity's obsession with dolls dates back to the days of early tool-making.
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Apple Watch's new EKG feature is FDA-cleared for the wrong people & may send thousands to ER wrongly

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 14:51
Apple Watch 4's new EKG feature was met with fanfare and given FDA clearance - but not approval. Cardiologists warn that while it is 'safe,' the new feature may do more harm than good.
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Google's prototype Chinese search engine links users' activity to their phone numbers, report claims

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 14:42
Google is said to be building a prototype version of a Chinese search engine that links users' activity to their phone number. In doing so, it would comply with China's censorship laws.
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iPhone X-pensive: How Apple gets away with charging more each year for its flashy handsets

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 14:17
Apple boggled minds everywhere when it released the $1,000 iPhone X in 2017. This year, the tech giant is testing the waters even more with the $1,099 iPhone Xs Max.
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Planet just outside of our solar system may be a 'highly habitable' world with a liquid ocean

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 13:01
In the study, researchers ran what’s said to be the first climate simulations of Proxima b with a dynamic ocean. They say a moving ocean would allow liquid water to extend further across the surface.
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New iPhones are 'too big for women to hold'

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 11:43
Campaigners said they were 'furious' the tech giant was not making products with women in mind after it announced it would discontinue the smallest iPhone model, the SE.
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