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Disruption to the body clock caused by irregular hours could put workers at risk of severe depression and other mood disorders. Scientists at the University of Glasgow looked at the circadian rhythms of...

What to do if a self-driving car gets in an accident: Waymo submits 41-page protocol for first responders ahead of plans to test on roads WITHOUT a driver behind the wheel Waymo gave a 41-page protocol...

Grumpy old men and women who are less patient with others may be able to blame changes in their brain Older men and women were found to be suffering from a loss of brain function  Their reduced cognitive...

Snapchat starts showing six-second advertisements that users can’t skip (but they won’t disrupt your friends’ Stories) The firm began inserting 6-second forced-view ads on Monday for...

Our spiral galaxy has turned out to be much more enormous than scientists previously thought. A new paper has just been published by the National Astronomical Observatories of Beijing (NAOC) and the Instituto...

The fastest-growing black hole in the universe: Scientists spot ‘monster’ supermassive object that devours a SUN every two days Researchers have discovered the fastest-growing black hole known...

Giant sea cockroaches, a chainsaw lobster, and the cock-eyed squid: Dozens of new deep sea ‘alien’ species discovered off Indonesian island Researchers explored  long stretch of the Indian...

Is love at first sight a myth? Scientists reveal the longevity of a relationship is defined by the sexual chemistry between a couple the first time they sleep together Great sex is more likely to produce...

The Milky Way is more massive than we thought: New research claims it would take 200,000 light years to cross its gigantic disc Disc containing major portion of Milky Way’s stars is bigger than...

Race against the machine: Incredible footage shows a self driving racecar hurtling around the streets of Rome (although it can’t yet beat a human driver) Pro-drifter Ryan Tuerck took the wheel of...

From the hours you’ve slept to the number of snowflakes to fall to Earth: Interactive counter lets you see what has happened on our planet since the day you were born An interactive tool called ‘You...

Facebook says it shut down 1.3 BILLION fake accounts in the last six months as hate speech, terrorism and violence continue to flood the site Facebook has published its first Community Standards report...

This supermassive black hole is the fastest-growing quasar in the known universe. Astronomers at the Australian National University (ANU) have made an astounding discovery. Looking through data from Europe’s...

Intimate details of 3 MILLION Facebook users were exposed in a new data leak, including the results of personal psychological tests myPersonality was a personality app that ran from 2007 to 2012  It...

Rise and fall of the Roman Empire is exposed in lead pollution trapped in Greenland ice samples more than 2,800 miles away from the ancient civilisation’s silver mines Lead emissions drifted more...

The Nazca Lines are a set of ancient gyoglyphs carved into the desert of southern Peru. From the ground, they look like scratched white lines that stretch for miles. Some are straight and some are bendy. From...