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The 21st century will throw up some major challenges for humanity, all of which need to be overcome to ensure life on Earth continues to thrive. Some of the problems humanity faces include global warming,...

How your field of view affects speed perception: Incredible optical illusion reveals removing objects from your peripheral vision tricks the brain into thinking it is moving slower than it is A restricted...

The headphones that could help commuters breathe CLEAN air: Dyson reveals plans for headphones that purify inner-city air and pump it to the mouth and nose as you listen to music The tech firm filed the...

A simple and quick fingerprint test to identify cocaine users has been developed. It can distinguish in just a couple of minutes between those who have taken it or simply been exposed by mistake –...

World’s biggest iceberg FOUR TIMES the size of Greater London is steaming towards the open ocean and could pose a risk to shipping vessels The 2,239-square-mile A68 iceberg is speeding up in its...

Plug-in hybrid cars ’emit THREE TIMES more carbon dioxide than official figures suggest’ because they are heavier than petrol vehicles and people are forgetting to plug them in Hybrid cars...

A couple who faked a marriage proposal to scam free drinks from big-hearted drinkers have finally got engaged for real. Corinne Miller and Adam Carroll staged the phoney proposal in July, after they had...

This freaky sea creature has earned the approval of Reddit users after footage of it gracefully “flying” through the ocean was shared by nature-lovers. The sea angel, a type of sea slug, is seen...

Mars has long been touted as a home for alien life, most likely in microbial form, as the Red Planet once had conditions similar to Earth, with an atmosphere and flowing waters. Europa, one of the 79 moons...

Pompeii’s ancient drains are STILL in working order and will be used again to empty rainwater into the sea 2,300 years after they were built The 1,500ft long network of tunnels empties rainwater...

New fingerprint test can identify traces of cocaine on human skin even after a person has washed their hands – and can tell if it was consumed or simply handled Test developed by University of Surrey...

More than 28,000 people have now caught the virus across the planet, with populations in 28 different countries now affected. Almost 600 people have now lost their lives from the outbreak but one group...

NASA astronaut Christina Koch gives an ecstatic thumbs up as she touches down safely in the desert in Kazakhstan after record-breaking 328-day stint aboard the International Space Station NASA astronaut...

Bizarre ’emoji jacket’ prototype lights up with different symbols on the back to help cyclists share their mood with drivers The jacket displays mood emoji using a panel of programmable LED...

The world’s biggest iceberg is abut to enter the open ocean for the first time. The iceberg, called A68, has a huge area of around 6,000 square kilometres (2,300 square miles), meaning it’s roughly...

https://www.youtube.com/embed/21X5lGlDOfg NASA astronaut Christina Koch is one of the three space travellers to return to Earth today, having spent 328 days living aboard the ISS. The astronaut now holds...