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The most embarrassing tattoos revealed: Names top the list followed by tribal patterns, star constellations and Asian writing Expert surveyed 1,000 people who had already confessed to regretting tattoos Names...

Hackers steal the details of 20,000 Superdrug customers – putting names, addresses and phone numbers into the hands of criminals Names and addresses have been accessed but not bank details of customers   The...

It’s often portrayed as a healthy alternative to other oils, but it seems that coconut oil may not be as good for you as thought. Speaking at Harvard University, Dr Karin Michels, an expert in epidemiology...

What Google REALLY knows about you: Experts reveal just what data is being collected – even if you turn on incognito mode Vanderbilt University researchers identified how much data Google collects...

Hope for advanced ovarian cancer patients as half of women in trial respond to breakthrough new drug A combination of vistusertib and chemotherapy stopped the growth of cancer It cause some tumours to...

Amazing animation reveals how much Earth’s continents have shifted over 540 million years Climate scientist Gavin Schmidt shared animation of Earth’s shifting continents It shows how they...

The ‘moon bricks’ made from lunar dust that could build mankind’s first home on another planet The surface of the Moon is covered in grey, fine, rough dust The material is first compacted...

A team of scientists led by Shuai Li of the University of Hawaii and Brown University, and including Richard Elphic from NASA’s Ames Research Center in California’s Silicon Valley, claim to...

Our brains are designed to organise and make sense of what we see around us. But despite this, our eyes often play tricks on us, and we can see colours, patterns and shapes that aren’t actually there. ...

How did lemurs get across the sea from Africa to Madagascar 23 million years ago? Mystery surrounds prehistoric primate migration The findings are based on the 20-million-year-old fossil Propotto leakeyi Experts...

First dinosaur footprints ever found on mainland Scotland were left by long necked sauropods around 170 million-years ago Researchers have found Sauropod footprints left about 170 million years ago They...

A study released by Arizona State University says contact lenses break down into microplastics that enter the marine ecosystem. For Rolf Halden, director of the Biodesign Institute’s Center for Environmental...

The new research on quantum entanglement in relation to ancient quasars gives further evidence of what Einstein once referred to as ‘spooky action at a distance.’ A new study was just published...

Life on earth formed 100 MILLION years earlier than previously thought: It was kickstarted by an enormous collision with another planet that formed the moon The planet Theia collided with Earth and this...

Netflix kills off its reviews section: Firm says written feedback has been axed due to ‘declining usage’ Netflix emailed users who wrote review in last year informing them of shutdown Streaming...

The world’s smallest masterpieces? Microscopic version of Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa and portraits of Albert Einstein and Charles Darwin are recreated using MILLIONS of bacteria The artworks...