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Loud restaurants put a bad taste in diners’ mouths, say experts who found elevated background sounds spoil meals – but relaxing music improves the experience A study investigated how relaxing...

The coronavirus pandemic has transformed our digital behaviour in a matter of months. When schools shut during lockdown and working from home became the new normal, worrying new digital trends emerged,...

Two fifths of the world’s plants are at risk of extinction – with scientists in a ‘race against time’ to find and save new species before they vanish New Kew Gardens report  reveals 39.4...

The SpaceX founder made his warning on the Sway podcast, where he reiterated his fears the Sun will engulf the Earth one day. Mr Musk has touted his company as making getting humans to Mars its top priority....

Asteroid impact 66 million years ago released aerosols and dust into Earth’s upper atmosphere that blocked the sun and killed the dinosaurs, study reveals Previous work suggests the black carbon...

SpaceX just released new footage of Demo-2, its first crewed mission. The footage shows astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley at various stages of the mission. SpaceX hoping its next mission, Crew-1,...

Beekeeping has become TOO trendy and almost unsustainable in some urban areas because there is not enough nectar and pollen to go round, study warns The ‘World’s Plants and Fungi’ report...

Two-fifths of the world’s plants are at risk of extinction, scientists have warned. Researchers say they are racing against time to name and describe new species, before they disappear. Plants hold...

NASA recently unveiled the plan for its Artemis program, a series of missions that would return astronauts to the moon.  A new study reveals how much radiation astronauts are exposed to on the lunar...

The first case of the novel coronavirus was reported in Wuhan, China, in December. In the nine months since, the virus has infected more than 33 million people and killed more than 1 million. Here is...

NASA and Elon Musk’s SpaceX are set to launch four astronauts to the International Space Station aboard a Falcon 9 rocket on Halloween NASA announced a new target for the Crew-1 mission –...

Snowmelt caused by global warming reveals mummified penguins and hundreds of bones that were hidden for 5,000 YEARS under ice in Antarctica Global warming caused snow in parts of Antarctica to melt, revealing...

Two of Antarctica’s most important glaciers which together cover area the size of Norway are crumbling faster than ever, satellite images reveal Researchers studied the evolution of the Pine Island...

Amazon tests letting customers pay with their PALM using a recognition system that links a credit card to unique hand signatures Amazon has unveiled its palm recognition system at two of its physical...

But despite the dubious nature of the so-called Unidentified Flying Object claim, self-styled ET expert Scott Waring believes this is incontrovertible evidence of alien visitors. Mr Waring wrote on his...

The Maya people were annihilated when the Ilopango volcano erupted in 431 AD, 1590 years ago, archaeologists have announced. This volcanic eruption is now known to have destroyed everything within a 25...