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New artificial intelligence can see the age of your CELLS

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:05
Scientists from Insilico Medicine have developed a computer algorithm that can assess a person's risk of developing age-related diseases, and give medical advice based on those risks.
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Female fiddler crabs like males with stamina

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:01
Experts at Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge found that crabs with the energy to keep upping the pace of their courtship displays are the most likely to attract a mate - but they only last five minutes.
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NASA releases stunning image of 'twilight haze' over Titan

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:47
In a stunning throwback image, NASA has revealed another look at Saturn's largest moon Titan, showing the incredible layers of the moon’s hazy atmosphere.
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How you can do President Trump's cognitive assessment test

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:46
The 10-minute test, known as the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (or, MoCA), was designed for medical professionals to determine mild cognitive dysfunction.
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World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered'...

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:00
An arm of the NOAA has received a petition from a fishing group asking that the Northwest Atlantic Ocean's leatherback sea turtles be listed as 'threatened,' but not endangered.
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Security experts discover 'powerful' WhatsApp Android bug

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:48
Skygofree can carry out a number of remote commands, including taking pictures or videos with the affected device, and even recording audio when the user enters a specified location.
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Nasa Hubble captures incredible close-up of ancient galaxy

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:28
The picture captured by Nasa's Hubble telescope was magnified by a natural phenomenon known as 'gravitational lensing' giving never-before-seen detail of this ancient star system.
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Science behind the perfect roast potato

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:57
Researchers from Edge Hotel School at the University of Essex found cutting the spud diagonally increases its surface area by 65 per cent and makes it extra crispy.
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How chimps turned researchers into 'jungle detectives'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:06
Researchers from Liverpool John Moores University used DNA techniques to try to find evidence of chimpanzee behaviour without actually seeing or disturbing the animals.
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Women use their brains more than men when it comes to sex

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:04
Experts from McGill University in Montreal used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) scans to capture images of the brain activity of 40 male and female volunteers.
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Google reveals plan to build three new undersea cables

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:02
Google says its Netherlands and Montreal regions will open in first quarter of 2018, followed by LA, Finland, and Hong Kong. Google plans to commission the three subsea cables in 2019.
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Frozen tomb may contain ancient remains of Scythian royal

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:00
Scientists have found a Scythian grave in a remote region of Siberia that is one of the oldest and largest ever found. It could house a record-breaking hoard of weapons and gold treasures.
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VR porn app exposed the details of thousands of users   

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 09:40
SinVR, a VR porn app with 20,000 members, had a security flaw that exposed the details of its members to potential hackers, according to London -based cybersecurity firm Digital Interruption.
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The cryptocurrencies that could boom in 2018

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 09:34
Bitcoin and ethereum really took off last year, leaving many feeling that they've missed the bandwagon. So what are the other cryptocurrencies that could boom? Or are they more likely to bust?
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How your car is spying on you

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 09:34
Companies use personal information collected from tens of millions of vehicles around the globe, and many keep tight-lipped about what they use the data for.
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Rates of earthquakes not affected by moon phases

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 09:27
A scientist from the US Geological Survey studied more than 200 earthquakes and found that there is no significant relationship between the phases of the moon and quakes (stock).
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Amazon´s Echo Spot is coming to the UK later this month

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:42
The £119.99 ($129) Echo Spot, created by Seattle-based company Amazon, doubles up as a 'smart alarm', and the camera will probably be facing directly at the user's bed.
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Google Arts & Culture app sparks privacy concerns

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:33
New software from Google, based in Mountain View, California, has unleashed a frenzy of activity online as users post images of their painting lookalike.
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Learning a second language could help autistic children

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:33
Children on the spectrum often have a hard time 'switching gears'. But new research from McGill University, Montreal, shows being bilingual could increase their cognitive flexibility.
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Why older singers struggle hitting the high notes

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:22
Experts from the University of Basel in Switzerland made the discovery after using high-resolution scans to look at the vocal cords of 44 professional singers.
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