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For the first time ever, astronomers detected sodium atoms in the atmosphere of an exoplanet, which suggests it is cloud-free. “Hot Jupiters” aren’t the only eccentric exoplanets out...

Bump on the head can double the risk of getting dementia – even if you do not lose consciousness A bump on the head can double the risk of dementia, even if you stay conscious More than 10,000 people...

While scientists widely agree that the sun will die in approximately 10 billion years, until now what would happen to it remained unclear. Now, researchers from the University of Manchester predict that...

The paper suggests that alligators, sea otters, and other predators are re-colonizing the ecosystems where they were once hunted and killed off by humans. It’s a common storyline in many a disaster...

NASA video reveals the ‘inferno of entry’ its InSight Mars probe will face on the red planet after blasting off from California tomorrow NASA is preparing to launch its next Mars lander from...

According to a new study, the tourism industry is responsible for about 8 percent of the world’s carbon dioxide emissions. New research suggests that domestic and international tourism combined for...

Drones could help save the crumbling Great Wall of China: Intel’s Falcon 8+ craft are being deployed to spot sections that have fallen into disrepair Intel is sending Falcon drones to the Jiankou...

Forget Botox, most women DON’T want to look younger! Only 3 per cent of women over 40 said they actually wanted to look younger This is compared with more than half of women who would prefer to...

Aristotle first proved it in 330 BC, yet many conspiracy theorists still doubt whether the Earth is really round. Space agencies including NASA and ESA have taken countless satellite images that clearly...

How Earth’s continents have shifted: Interactive map lets you travel back in time to see our planet over 600 million years of its history ‘Ancient Earth Globe’ reveals how the continents...

No more worrying about spying bosses: New ‘Shhlack’ encryption tool for workplace messaging app turns your texts into gibberish for anyone who tries to eavesdrop Security firm MindedSecurity...

Now Mr Men and Little Miss stories are branded sexist: Study says the simple tales portray female characters as less powerful There’s Mr Tickle, Mr Bump, Mr Messy and now apparently…Mr Sexist  Roger...

German researchers put Nile crocodiles in an MRI scanner and played them classical music to see how the reptilian brain responds to sound. Nile crocodiles may not be a very musical lot, but neuroscientists...

Scientists at Yale University have already successfully re-animated the brains of slaughtered pigs, and said they could be able to do the same with humans. Scientists at Yale University are experimenting...

NIST researchers have used dried-up tunicate bodies to develop a flexible and UV-reflective construction material. When you think of tunicates, you most likely picture either flavorful Asian cuisine or...

Mysterious stars from outside the Milky Way are seen zooming through the galaxy at 1.5 MILLION miles per hour Nearly 30 ‘runaway’ stars that have escaped their galaxy have been spotted They...