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The smartwatch that can turn your arm into a touchscreen: Researchers unveil $600 wearable with finger-tracking technology that projects apps directly onto your SKIN New prototype smartwatch can turn...

Has YOUR genome already been hacked? Expert warns identifying people through online DNA testing services is ‘relatively straightforward’ and say you could be sacrificing the privacy of your...

Inside Britain’s first ever Flat Earth convention where conspiracy theorists discuss ‘proof’ our planet is shaped like a disc and that ‘gravity doesn’t exist’ Those...

End to problem of loud neighbours? Scientists create noise-cancelling windows that can reduce sounds by up to 50%, even when left open The system uses eight watts of power – similar to a small Bluetooth...

Blue Origin has successfully launched its passenger spaceship, New Shepard, in a test flight this week. The private space firm, which is founded by Amazon ’s Jeff Bezos , carried out the test flight...

It’s a claim that enrages scientists around the world, but it seems that many people are still adamant that our planet is flat. This week, over 200 conspiracy theorists gathered at a hotel in Birmingham...

Facebook expands the roll-out of its Reddit-style downvote tool to flag inappropriate comments (but the firm insists it is NOT a dislike button) Facebook’s downvoting system was first trialled by...

The famed German mathematician, astronomer, and physicist revolutionized number theory and constructed the heptadecagon. Google is honoring the life of lauded mathematician Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss...

It’s one of the most prestigious photography competitions in the world, but it seems that one photographer tried to trick judges of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest. Marcio Cabral, a highly-regarded...

‘World’s most dangerous glacier’ that could collapse within DECADES and raise sea levels by 10ft will be studied by a £20 million joint US-UK mission Scientists will use computer modelling...

China is mining data directly from workers’ brains using mind-reading hats to spot emotional and depressed employees China is monitoring the brain activity of employees in its factories and military The...

How the Romans shaped today’s economy: Roads paved 2,000 years ago STILL contribute to the spread of wealth, satellite images reveal Researchers looked at the light emitted from areas that lie along...

Busy Lizzies are BACK: Scientists create a variety of the popular garden plant that is resistant to downy mildew Downy mildew fungus flourishes in damp climates and appears as a grey powder It causes...

Scientists surmise the shape of human brains is more important than its size when determining why Neanderthals eventually died out. When our early human ancestors slowly migrated away from Africa 40,000...

Climate change and starfish have decimated the once-thriving coral reef. Australia is planning on investing hundreds of millions of dollars towards protecting and restoring the Great Barrier Reef, which...

Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins, and other cast members teased ‘Supernatural’ fans with adorably youthful headshots in honor of #OldHeadshotDay. Over the last 24 hours, the hashtag #OldHeadshotDay has...