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Fury as viral 'ImageNet' app that claims to give 'honest answers' on selfies is labelling people 'negro', 'slant-eye' and 'RAPE suspect'

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The Spanish Excalibur? Archaeologists pull incredibly preserved 3,200-year-old sword from a rock near Megalith site in Majorca

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'This one did sneak up on us': Internal NASA emails reveal how it almost 'missed' a football-field-sized asteroid that 'skimmed' the Earth

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Do NOT update your iPhone! Experts warn a vulnerability in latest Apple iOS 13 software can expose your contact details without the need for a passcode, FaceID or TouchID

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Telling children that they 'can do anything if they put their minds to it' can actually lead to POORER results, study finds

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Cutting air pollution could help curb greenhouse gas emissions and combat climate change, says UN

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Look familiar? Scientists reconstruct first ever image of one of our ancient human ancestors the Denisovans using DNA from little finger of a girl who lived 78,000 years ago

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Meet Tunabot: a robotic fish capable of perfectly mimicking a yellowfin tuna that researchers say could help improve aquatic propulsion

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Apple applies for two new AR patents adding fuel to rumors that it's readying the release of its first-ever headset

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Walgreens teams up with Alphabet's drone delivery service Wing to deliver food and medication to customers minutes after they order

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Climate change left thousands of people hospitalized or dead in the US in a single year - and has cost the government $10 BILLION, report finds

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Return of 'ancient heatwaves' could see average global temperatures soar 'at least 14C' by the end of the century, climate experts warn

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Shared workspace company WeWork found leaking customers' email addresses and bank credentials through insecure WiFi network, report claims

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Why you struggle to remember your dreams: Scientists find a group of neurons responsible for purging our minds of unnecessary memories that work while in REM sleep

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Home Mini devices are offered to Google One subscribers in the UK for free

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There are three BILLION fewer birds in the US and Canada now than 50 years ago, study finds

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Is THIS the Loch Ness monster? Fishery Board says video of 'serpent-like' creature swimming in the River Ness boosts theory the legendary beast was actually a large EEL

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How humans could survive on Mars by eating INSECTS: Colonies would need lab-grown meat, tunnel-grown crops and cricket farms, a study finds

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Who's the top tiny dog? 'Overbred' Pugs, Frenchies and Bulldogs are being replaced by Dachshunds as UK's favourite small canine breed as owners fall out of love with their flat faces

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Apple releases highly-anticipated iOS 13 which is quicker and has improved privacy settings, more camera features and health tracking

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Huawei unveils $880 Mate 30 with 'Halo Ring' rear camera display and FOUR sensors but no Google apps or release date

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You can't sit with us! Key to being a popular teenager is to mimic the 'Machiavellian-like' characters in Mean Girls, say psychologists

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How Romans really DID change the face of Britain: Scientists discover 2,000-year-old pendants found in Shropshire are actually MAKE-UP kits of eyeliner and eye-shadow

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The toxic plastic lurking in YOUR home: Three out of four yogurt cups, bath sponges and coffee cup lids contain a cocktail of potentially dangerous chemicals, study finds

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Now you can play Call of Duty and Mario Kart on your PHONE: Classic games are coming to handsets in the next few weeks as franchises branch into mobile gaming

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Scientists painstakingly recreate face of 15th century highland warrior found alongside five decapitated skulls in a mystery grave based on 3D scans

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Football Manager 2020 will be released with a recyclable cardboard cover and not the traditional plastic wrap in a bid to cut down on packaging waste

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Incredibly shy bitterns are making a comeback in the UK after the bird nearly died out

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Scientists recreate the face of a beautiful Neolithic woman based on an 'incomplete' 7,500-year-old skull found on Gibraltar and name her 'Calpeia' in reference to the Rock's classical name

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Smart TVs and digital assistants are leaking sensitive data of users to Netflix, Facebook and advertisers, study finds

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Pink sea urchins have self-sharpening TEETH that break bits off regularly to stay razor sharp, scientists find

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A look at springtime on Mars: ESA images reveal how violent geysers erupt at the frozen north pole of the planet and cause avalanches of ice

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Giving birth two million years ago was 'relatively easy': Ancient human pelvis allowed babies to 'pop out' with room to spare but narrowed when humans evolved to walk on two legs

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AI can estimate a patient's risk of dying from heart disease by analysing just 15 minutes of tests, scientists claim

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Microsoft goes west: Firm set to partner with internet provide to bring some 9 MILLION Americans broadband

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The in-flight dinner tray you can EAT: Designers create partially edible meal holder out of algae, banana leaves and coconut wood

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Trump the 'ex-president', Hillary the 'second-rater' and Elon Musk the 'demagogue': AI selfie tool classifies people by their selfies - with some very cruel results

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Next stop Dallas! Uber is set to test its self-drive cars in Texas, but they will be operated manually - for now

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Apple's head of communications Steve Dowling is leaving the company after almost two decades

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NASA official casts doubt on agency's ability to meet a 2024 deadline for returning astronauts to the moon less than a week after it reaffirmed the goal

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Shattered skeleton of young medieval man reveals he was snapped, stabbed and suffered a botched beheading as he was killed on a wheel of torture in 'one of the most horrific cases ever noted'

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Mystery of why the Earth froze 466 million years ago is finally SOLVED: Scientists reveal a 93-mile-wide ASTEROID triggered an ancient ice age and a boom of new species

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Devon, Cornwall and South Wales will become 'hot spots' for severe flooding 'every three years' because of climate change, study warns

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Scientists are closer than ever to measuring the mass of a neutrino after 20-year experiment - shedding light on the early universe

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Facebook launches Portal device which turns televisions into smart screens and can be used to video chat with friends - raising concerns over privacy

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Dating app Plenty of Fish will BAN filtered photos to stop users from being 'catfished' and to help singletons be 'more honest and authentic'

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Instagram and Facebook will hide posts showing cosmetic surgery, 'miracle' cures and get-slim-quick products from under-18s

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More than 4,000 Smart Streetlights which use FACIAL RECOGNITION and can record video and audio raise concerns in San Diego

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Fast food giants Burger King and McDonald's will offer children the option of ditching toys in their meals to help combat plastic waste

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Ancient human ancestors the Denisovans passed down a key gene to modern humans that helped boost our immune system, study finds

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REVEALED: Where to get the cheapest iPhone 11 models and how to save on mobile contract deals or go Sim-only

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How a war between Russia and the US would kill 34MILLION in hours: Horrific simulation shows countries obliterated by carpet of atomic bombs

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The 126-mile wide volcano Loki on Jupiter's moon Io is poised to erupt, scientists claim

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Fat people are more than TWICE as likely to have overweight dogs because they feed their pet pooches fattening treats, study finds

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Apple update reveals Facebook is accessing iPhone users' Bluetooth to work out where they are even when the social media app is switched OFF

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The key to a happy marriage? A really good ROW: Study finds couples who argue are more likely to have a good relationship (just don't mention sex)

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Researchers capture stunning footage of rarely-seen jellyfish hovering above the seafloor

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Ancient seabird with a bony serrated beak used to catch fish 62 million years ago is discovered in New Zealand

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Facebook is auto-generating pages on the site for terrorist organisations Islamic State and al-Qaida, whistleblower claims

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Facebook reveals its oversight board will name its first members by the end of the year - and even CEO Mark Zuckerberg won't be able to overrule their decisions

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Incredible image of Jupiter's 'solar eclipse': NASA scientist reveals the eerie shadow cast on the planet's swirling surface as its moon Io passes in front of the sun

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Starship begins taking shape: Elon Musk shares new photos showing the 'backbone' of orbital rocket that could one day take humans to Mars

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How man has bred modern dogs to be his best friend: Popular canine breeds such as Labradors are needier than their more wolf-like counterparts because of intense artificial breeding, study suggests

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Hawaiian observatory captures the first in-depth look at mysterious space object thought to be the second 'interstellar visitor' ever observed

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Facebook taps Ray-Ban makers to help it develop augmented reality glasses that can make calls, surf social media and more, claims report

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Facebook has teamed up with police in the US and UK to train its AI using videos of guns so it can better detect violent content

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Uber rolls out 'RideCheck' feature that will check in on users if the car has been stopped for too long

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New Yorkers get the first official look at Google's Pixel 4: Tech giant gives a peek at its new handset on billboard in Time Square after months of leaks

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Is this Apple's latest iPad Pro? Leaked images show what could be the device's new triple-camera system

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NASA is eyeing the end of 2024 for the next human moon landing as it races to meet ambitious deadline

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Amazon launches Music HD service for audiophiles seeking higher-quality streaming

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Saturn in all its glory: Nasa's Hubble releases 'most detailed image yet ' of the planet's rings fully illuminated

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Oops! Genetically modified mosquitoes designed to reduce native pest populations by making them infertile are breeding to create STRONGER offspring

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Facebook moderators are becoming 'addicted' to extremist and fringe content as they work to rid platform of child porn, violence and more, report claims

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Human hearts evolved to be better at endurance tasks and became less 'ape-like' when we stopped hunting for food and started farming

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Incredibly preserved Roman coin emblazoned with the image of Constantine I found in Somerset by a metal detectorist sells for £20,000

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Metropolitan police officers will wear body cameras to train Facebook's AI and prevent live-streamed terror attacks in the wake of the Christchurch massacre

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Sorry vegetarians! Meat-free diets are NOT better for the environment because milk, eggs and butter create a BIGGER carbon footprint than eating one meaty meal a day, study finds

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Got ya! Apple's latest iPhone software catches Facebook and other apps when they try to harvest data and alerts users

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Scientist creates a 'ground-breaking' technique to crack cold cases by extracting DNA from stray strands of HAIR without a root left behind

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Worrying new calculations show Earth is warming faster than previously thought, scientists say

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Most and least polluted streets in the London area revealed - sparking fears new air quality website will knock a FIFTH off house prices in some of the capital's most exclusive postcodes

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Captain Cook's HMS Endeavour may finally have been found at the bottom of the sea off the coast of Rhode Island almost 250 years after it became the first ship to sail to Australia

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Mercedes-Benz redesigns its century-old hot rod: Stunning concept images reveal futuristic Vision Simplex with rose gold frame and 3D display

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Pumpkin seeds and the peel from the giant orange fruit could be turned into biodegradable packaging and replace plastic

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Scientists discover the 'world's biggest amphibian' is a species of giant salamander which has been misidentified for more than 70 years

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NASA astronaut praises new film Ad Astra for 'really good' depiction of life in zero-gravity, during interview led by Brad Pitt

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Apple Arcade is available EARLY for iOS 13 beta users ahead of full roll out later this week

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Searching just got even easier: Google may soon let you look up specific items using a screenshot

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WiFi, the next generation: As a new wireless standard certification begins rolling out today, how will YOUR devices be affected?

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Blaming video games for school shootings may be a reflection of racist beliefs, study finds

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Amazon hits back after report claims the company tweaked the search algorithm on its site to favor its own products

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Google warns users of popular password manager Lastpass that dangerous bug may have exposed their credentials

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Could 'killer robots' spark the next war? Ex-Google engineer warns machines could carry out 'atrocities' and cause 'large-scale accidents'

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Climate change and a booming global population may cause 'food supply shortages and huge price increases', scientists warn

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Mysterious Jurassic crocodile which grew to 15 feet long is finally identified 250 YEARS after its fossil was found in Germany

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Google set to unveil latest the Pixel handset next month: Firm announces date for its fall hardware event

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Scientists have spotted the 'most massive neutron' star EVER which weighs more than 70,000 times as much as Earth but is only 18 miles wide

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Ex-government chief scientist Professor Sir David King says the public 'should be scared about climate change'

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Scholar discovers a hidden message in Milton's 350-year-old 'Paradise Lost' which describes the three falls of Adam, Eve and Satan

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How Britannia ruled the waves in the Bronze Age: 3,000-year-old tin ingots from Devon and Cornwall found in Israel reveal island's ancient trade routes dating back to 1,300 BC

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Roman butchers uncovered in Devon reveals ancient Britons slaughtered cows at local abattoirs before selling the prime cuts of beef and delivering them by road to customers

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Getting 'hangry' is a real thing: Scientists find not eating and working on an empty stomach leads to rash decisions and impatience

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Heart-breaking photos show endangered orangutans made homeless as farmers jeopardise their habitat by starting illegal forest fires to clear land for agriculture

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Game of Bones! Scientists name new species of pterodactyl 'The Frozen Dragon of the North' in nod to TV series after 75million-year old fossil discovery in Canada

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Women may be better at hiding autism symptoms than men, study says - and this 'social camouflage' may stand in the way of diagnosis for many

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MoviePass is shutting down: Company behind beleaguered subscription service says it will terminate TOMORROW after failing to raise funds

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Has our solar system been visited by another interstellar object? Comet spotted by amateur astronomer may come from elsewhere in space

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Scientists try but fail to make a KNIFE from their own frozen faeces after an explorer claims Inuits use the technique in the Arctic

6 days ago

Neanderthals were racked by maladies and disability: How prehistoric man would have looked like they had 'been in the wars'

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NASA reveals TWO asteroids will fly right through 'Earth's neighborhood' starting tonight

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'Ringing' black hole that emitted faint gravitational wave tones after merger adds even more support to Einstein's theory of relativity

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Would you wear smart pyjamas? The electronic 'phyjama' measures the wearer's heartbeat and breathing while they sleep

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Skeletons dubbed the 'Lovers of Modena' were both MEN: Scientists now think 'couple' intentionally buried hand in hand in ancient Italian tomb were brothers, cousins or soldiers who died together in battle

7 days ago

Researchers discover exploit in iOS 13 that lets someone access a locked phone's contacts without the password

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Police will use hi-tech scanners to create a 'knife database' to match wounds to weapons in crime crackdown

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Let the iPhone 11 fervor begin: Pre-orders are now open for Apple's newest models ahead of their release next week

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Drinking a cup of tea each day is good for your BRAIN as scientists claim it could help protect against age-related decline

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Conservationists slam gardeners for using artificial grass which 'ruins habitats' and is 'terrible for birds, butterflies and bees'

6 days ago

The house that robots built: 3D-printed Swiss home constructed by machines is 'the new way of seeing architecture', creators say

6 days ago

Teenage drivers may crash more because their memories are 'underdeveloped' and not as good at multi-tasking or spotting hazards

6 days ago

Black just got blacker: Darkest material ever created is '10 times darker than anything else' and blocks out 99.96 per cent of light, scientists reveal

6 days ago

Get ready for the 'slofie': Apple coins new term after introducing slow motion selfies with the iPhone 11, sparking hilarious reactions on social media

8 days ago

Komodo dragons have an elaborate chainmail of BONES beneath their skin to protect against attacks from their rivals, scans reveal

6 days ago

How people measure time by their phone battery: Study claims handheld tech has warped perceptions so 'commuters think they're 20% away from home'

6 days ago

Earth loses an area of forest the size of BRITAIN each year with more than 64million acres of trees lost annually since 2014, report warns

6 days ago

World's most widely used insecticide is killing songbirds by turning them 'anorexic'

6 days ago

Russian nuclear missile which 'can fly forever, has an unlimited range and is impossible to shoot down' could be ready to go to war within six years, US intelligence warns

6 days ago

Men in Roman Britain had better diets than women but were still victims of malnutrition and famine, finds study of 650 skeletons

6 days ago

What do these colors mean to YOU? Survey reveals differences in how people perceive color around the world

7 days ago

Hide and squeak! Rats can learn to play social games and will do so just for fun, study shows

7 days ago

Scientists discover pair of giant balloon-like structures at the center of the Milky Way

6 days ago

SpaceX files for FCC permission to fly its Starship prototype 12 MILES into the air this fall

7 days ago

What could go wrong? Amazon testing crowd-sourced 'Alexa Answers' that will let strangers submit responses

7 days ago

NHS trial is testing virtual reality that 'transports' dementia sufferers in hope it may bring back their memories

6 days ago

The universe might be 2 BILLION years younger than scientists have thought, new study suggests

7 days ago

Nestle launches new research institute as it vows to switch its packaging to recyclable or reusable material by 2025

7 days ago

'Solar' power at night: Special panels can generate electricity by harnessing heat as it drifts off cooling objects in the dark

7 days ago

Nerve-like mesh could give robots a sense of touch more delicate than SKIN on the human back, study claims

7 days ago

Three quarters of children would SLEEP THROUGH a standard smoke alarm 'because they make the wrong tones'

7 days ago

Extinct short-faced kangaroo in Ice Age Australia had a head like a PANDA, scientists say after they discover it had a big, tough skull for eating wood

7 days ago

Bottlenose dolphins in the English Channel have high levels of toxic mercury and CHLORINE in their blubber because of pollution, study warns

7 days ago

Scientists find a 'super Earth' with WATER 110 light-years away in world-first discovery - and say it could have the conditions to support life

8 days ago

Ancient humans recycled flint from old axes to make tiny 'butcher's knives' to cut animal skin and scrape meat off bones, study reveals

7 days ago

Fight or flight response may come from the BONES: Study on mice reveals a hormone in the skeleton is responsible for adrenaline rush triggered by danger

7 days ago

Scientists painstakingly recreate Leonardo da Vinci's mechanical lion from his sketches in tribute to the Renaissance master

7 days ago

Drones of the sea: Royal Navy begins trials of unmanned boats which can be remote-controlled for hundreds of miles and find mines or spy on enemy ships

7 days ago

Biodegradable plastics could actually INCREASE sea pollution because they are dumped in rubbish tips where they don't break down, MPs warn

7 days ago

Earthworms are SHRINKING because of underground microplastic pollution which irritates their guts and stunts their growth, study reveals

7 days ago

How football kits with stripes could help players to outfox their opponents: Zebras can confuse predators by appearing blurred when they move fast

7 days ago

Watch out, Tesla: Waymo says it may soon test its self-driving technology in trucks

7 days ago

Prehistoric reptile with a 32-foot wingspan and 550lbs body was 'one of the biggest flying creatures EVER' and fed on lizards, mammals and baby dinosaurs

10 days ago

France will block Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency in Europe 'because it threatens monetary sovereignty'

7 days ago

Deep sea survey off the coast of Orkney 'finds wreckage of a Swedish cargo ship sunk by the Nazis in 1940'

7 days ago

UK Government begins plans to build its first state-owned military satellite network to provide round-the-clock images in all weathers

7 days ago

Facebook says it will honor the 'most restrictive' location settings as iOS and Android roll out updates - but urges users to keep sharing their data

8 days ago

Scientists develop controversial device that can mass-produce embryo-like structures that mimic early reproductive cells

8 days ago

Is Google developing a wall-mounted Nest speaker? Patent filing suggests plan for new smart home device

8 days ago

'It's making me nauseous': Three-camera cluster on the new iPhone 11 is triggering people's trypophobia

7 days ago

Apple quietly killed off 3D Touch with the new iPhones and replaced it with a haptic system

8 days ago

Apple unveils $999 iPhone 11 Pro and $1099 Pro Max, its 'most powerful and most advanced' handsets yet with THREE cameras, alongside $699 iPhone 11, upgraded Watch and iPad, and prices for Apple Arcade and TV+

9 days ago

Badger culling is widened to 11 new areas across England in ramped-up effort to stop tuberculosis killing cattle and costing £100million per year

8 days ago

Two white rhino embryos are created with frozen sperm in efforts to save the near-extinct species which has just two living females and NO males left

8 days ago

It's the iCoconut! Apple fans are convinced the iPhone 11 looks like a bowling ball, a hob and a COCONUT thanks to its three rear-facing cameras

9 days ago

Lost Greenland-sized continent 'Greater Adria' smashed into Europe 100million years ago and formed the base of mountains from France to Middle East

8 days ago

Ha-bee memories! Honey bees remember good and bad experiences using distinct areas of their brains, study finds

8 days ago

'Chameleon paint' based on the reptile's skin changes colour in different lights thanks to reprogrammable ink which can be sprayed onto phones and shoes to customise them

8 days ago

Almost 900 asteroids are 'at risk of hitting Earth' in the next 100 years, European Space Agency warns as one is set to whizz past this week

9 days ago

'Flying fish' robot can propel itself 26 metres off the surface and could be used for collecting water samples in floods or polluted seas

8 days ago

Giant agave plant flowers for the first time in 57 years after reaching 4.5m tall, allowing Cambridge University scientists to confirm its species at last

8 days ago

Clothes-eating moths are invading UK homes after population triples in five years 'because of trends for low-heat wash cycles and natural fibres'

9 days ago

Apple declares a price war on Netflix with the launch of £4.99 video streaming service which will be available from November

9 days ago

Lukewarm reviews for the iPhone 11 as new model remains more expensive than competitors despite price drop and three cameras and lack of 5G are 'not enough to wow buyers in China'

9 days ago

Britons may have been soaking in baths BEFORE the Romans: Brickwork at ancient settlement reveals that Iron Age man had facilities for a pre-battle sauna years before invasion of AD43

9 days ago

Ghost crabs can produce an angry growl with teeth in their STOMACHS which they evolved to digest food

9 days ago

McDonald's doubles down on AI: Fast food giant acquires voice-tech startup to improve its interactive menus

9 days ago

What happened on the day the dinosaurs died: Rock in the fateful asteroid's impact crater 'confirms' the wildfires, tsunamis and sulphur clouds which wiped out the beasts

10 days ago

The HUGE issue with the new iPhone: Apple unveils $1,749 11 Pro and $1,899 Pro Max, its 'most powerful and most advanced' handsets yet - but it won't work on Australia's fastest 5G network

8 days ago

India's moon lander 'Vikram' is in one piece and 'very close' to where it was supposed to land, space agency confirms after losing contact

9 days ago

Apple finally reveals details on TV+ and Arcade: New subscription services will launch this fall for $4.99 each, offering exclusive games, movies, and shows

9 days ago

Meet the iPhone Pro and Pro Max: Apple launches premium handsets starting at $999 with THREE cameras, five more hours of battery life, and powerful chip

9 days ago

Apple's new 'budget' iPhone: $699 iPhone 11 and comes with a new ultra-wide camera and the 'fastest chip ever in a smartphone'

8 days ago

Apple's $499 Series 5 Watch will come with always-on display, a built-in compass, new health applications, and cellular capability

9 days ago

Scientists discover a sixth mass extinction which happened 260million years ago after a volcanic eruption in Asia

9 days ago

Eating dairy may have been 'widespread' among ancient Britons as 6,000-year-old teeth reveal earliest evidence of humans consuming milk

9 days ago

Facebook says it is 'tightening' its policy on content relating to self-harm and suicide in an effort to protect users' mental health

9 days ago

Why selfies usually focus on our left eye: Asymmetry in the brain makes people's right side less dominant in most Instagram photos, study claims

9 days ago

First British flight of the iconic RAF Mosquito in two decades: Volunteers are rebuilding a WWII De Havilland fighter bomber that crashed in 1949 using 22 THOUSAND original drawings - and it could fly again in just FOUR YEARS

14 days ago

Fortnite celebrates the New Year with FOURTEEN fireworks dotted around the map

3 months ago

World of Light: Super Smash Bros Ultimate story mode revealed

3 months ago

Pornhub noticed a Red Dead Redemption 2 spike before game's release

3 months ago

PlayStation Classic: New games, release date, price and more

3 months ago

Popular video game Fortnite makes whopping $3 billion profit for Epic Games in 2018

3 months ago

Red Dead Redemption 2 cheat codes and their uses revealed

3 months ago

'One of the best video games of all time': Red Dead Redemption II reviews

3 months ago

The inaugural ePremier League esports tournament will kick off next year, giving FIFA 19 players a chance to represent Premier League clubs

3 months ago

Microsoft unveils Project xCloud system to stream games to everything from a phone to a desktop PC - without having to buy a console

3 months ago

How to get better at FIFA: Esports professional Ryan 'Hashtag Ryan' Pessoa gives us his top tips for improving at FIFA 19

3 months ago

Revealed: Jeff Bezos' futuristic vision of self-sustaining habitats that could house a TRILLION people in space

3 months ago

NASA prepares for 'Armageddon' with a five-day long role play that will act out what would happen if a giant asteroid was hurtling towards Earth at 31,000 mph

3 months ago

Blue Origin is 'going to the MOON': Jeff Bezos unveils lunar lander at mysterious invite-only event in Washington D.C. and suggests his firm will hit VP Pence's 2024 deadline for putting humans back on the surface

3 months ago

Falcon Heavy flies again: Watch the incredible moment SpaceX lands THREE boosters back on Earth after completing the second-ever flight and first commercial mission of its megarocket

3 months ago

'We didn't succeed in the landing process': Israeli moon-lander sends ominous last selfie before its engine failed and it crashed into the lunar surface

3 months ago

Clues to life on Mars have been found in the Chilean desert: Prototype rover equipped with drill collects bacteria samples from the region's arid soil

3 months ago

Ancient sandstone sphinx with the head of a ram discovered at 3,000-year-old abandoned workshop in Egypt linked to King Tut's grandfather

3 months ago

Amazon unveils 'Scout' delivery bot set to roam the streets of Washington to deliver packages

3 months ago

The violent volcanic eruptions of Io: NASA's Juno spacecraft spots gigantic plumes on Jupiter's moon

3 months ago

Is your fitness tracker LYING to you? Some gadgets are so unreliable they don't know how far you are running - with the worst offender misjudging a marathon by 11 MILES

3 months ago

Skincredible! Researchers create an electronic bandage that helps wounds heal FOUR TIMES faster

3 months ago

'Sinister' Chinese mussel that can smother scallops and oysters has made its way into British waters

3 months ago

Where will the world's next Zika, West Nile or dengue come from? Scientists release a series of 'hot-spot' maps to warn of the regions most likely to harbour killer viruses

3 months ago

Can an AI keep you happy at work? Ex-Google team reveal software that 'nudges' workers with messages throughout the day

3 months ago

Ford unveils noise-cancelling dog house that can keep your pup calm during fireworks and thunderstorms

28 days ago

Formula E driver Felipe Massa races a peregrine falcon... but who came out on top between the ex-F1 star and the fastest animal on earth?

3 months ago

Uber launches its first BUS service: New Egyptian 'microbus' network set to try and tame traffic-mad Cairo

3 months ago

Incredible moment an octopus perfectly camouflaged as a rock suddenly swims away from diver in a cloud of ink

3 months ago

Climate change is making sharks 'right-handed': Rising ocean temperatures affect the direction they prefer to swim, study finds

3 months ago

The 'urban forests' of New York revealed: New study finds the city has five MILLION trees in 'forested natural areas'

3 months ago

Bill Nye warns 'the planet's on f***ing fire' as he calls on viewers to address the climate change 'crisis,' in profanity-laden tirade on HBO's Last Week Tonight

3 months ago

Ship graveyard with hundreds of sunken vessels is MOVING: Storms, floods and erosion are causing some of the wrecks to drift by several miles

3 months ago

'The ultimate vision for Grand Prix racing': McLaren reveal electric race car for 2050 featuring AI co-pilot and SELF-HEALING tyres

3 months ago

People with masculine features like a square jaw, strong brow and a broad nose are viewed to be better at their job than those with feminine looks

3 months ago

Thought scooters on the pavement were annoying? $200 self-balancing HOVERSHOES slip under your shoes to propel you at 7mph (and even play loud music and flash lights as you go)

3 months ago

Life on Earth may have started thanks to a modified version of modern-day DNA's sister molecule that was integral to evolution

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Nuclear-powered 'tunnelbot' will search for life on Jupiter's moon Europa by drilling down through its thick icy surface to access the ocean below

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Apple Watch saved life of 46-year-old father whose heart was beating TWICE as fast as normal

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Amazon parcels `could be delivered to HS2 passengers at their seat´, train manufacturer bidding for £2.75 billion contract claims

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The treasure of a 'traitor': Amateur metal detectorist unearths 350-year-old ring that belonged to King Charles II's courtier who was hung, drawn and quartered after being FRAMED for treason in 1678

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Burial site of Cleopatra and Mark Antony will be 'uncovered soon': Final resting site of the famed Pharaoh will be revealed near the Egyptian city of Alexandria, archaeologist claims

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Pot luck! Scuba divers unearth the sunken remains of 2,000-year-old Gallic amphoras at the bottom of the Mediterranean sea

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This British-designed £90k electric motorbike comes with a helmet and jacket that digitally connects to the rider so you feel like a superhero

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The British Army's forgotten doomsday weapon: How Cold War scientists secretly created a seven-tonne nuclear landmine designed to be triggered by CHICKENS to take out invading Soviet army

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Self-lacing shoes you can control from your PHONE! Nike teases Marty McFly style trainers that can be done up from an app

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Has the mystery of Napoleon's lost gold been solved? Historian says treasure hunters have spent 200 years looking in the wrong place - and his loot is hidden in his home town

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NASA reveals record-breaking Hubble panorama showing 12,000 'fire and fury' galaxies in one image

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How birds evolved shiny feathers: Avian ancestors developed bright plumage to attract mates 150m years ago when their ancestors first started going into trees where they were safe from predators

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Hitler's deputy was NOT switched for a doppelganger: Conspiracy theory that Rudolf Hess' double was held in Spandau prison is FINALLY debunked by DNA

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You don't want to lose that down the back of the sofa! British 1703 coin made using gold seized from Spanish treasure ship sells for world record £845,000

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Great danger: Divers spot the world's largest ever recorded great white shark - 2.5 ton 'Deep Blue' - feasting on a dead whale in Hawaii and JUMP IN to take photos

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NASA's Juno spacecraft captures incredible image of the colorful clouds swirling over Jupiter during its latest close flyby

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Basketball stars that shine early in their NBA careers, like Luka and LeBron, have better careers and stay skilled for longer, scientists claim

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Largest fleet of satellites ever launched into space: Private firm has sent 146 satellites into orbit to photograph Earth for spy agencies and farmers

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Back tooth the future! Brush that cleans teeth in 10 seconds heads up gadgets at the CES tech fair in Las Vegas (alongside a smart cat bowl)

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A smartphone you can FOLD into your pocket! Futuristic handset with a bendy screen is unveiled in China

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The futuristic Bubble Zen pod that uses acoustic technology to zap stress and lull you into deep relaxation in just 3 minutes

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Astronomers spot baby star emitting a flare 10,000 times larger than any created by the sun, in fiery 'tantrum' that could reveal clues on how exoplanets form

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World risks second GREAT DYING: Rising temperatures could leave sea creatures unable to breath and wipe out animals on land just like massive volcanic eruptions of 252 million years ago

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China has brought plants and animals to the moon to cultivate for its future 'Lunar Palace' where people will live

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Ready for take off... your next Uber: Electric planes flying at 200mph will pick you up from a car park by 2023

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Travellers at Gatwick airport will have their cars parked by ROBOTS to get them closer together, maximise space and reduce hassle

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Stunning high-resolution images of disks swirling around 20 young stars outside of our solar system reveal new clues on planet formation

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Nobel Prize winners warn that a hard Brexit would 'seriously damage science research' in a letter to Theresa May

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Forget horsepower, Stonehenge was built with COW-power: Cattle that lived 8,000 years ago were used as 'animal engines' to lug around heavy objects for Neolithic people

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Dolphins love watching TV too (and males are far more likely to settle down in front of a show)

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Has AI found a new human ancestor? Evidence of extinct hominid spotted by algorithm suggests Neanderthals commonly bred with other species

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Mysterious Roman villa reveals its secrets: Remote Welsh outpost produced a unique cut-glass bowl and early evidence for working with slate

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Pilot uses fighter jet technology to design helmet that tells skiers how fast they are going, where they are and let's them chat to friends on video

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Byton unveils $45,000 upgraded M-Byte electric car with FIVE interactive screens inside - including one on the steering wheel

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Anjou shows off $699 laser nail printer that can add ANY image to your manicure in just 30 seconds

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Unlimited Tomorrow shows off incredible 3D-printed prosthetic arm for kids that uses advanced muscle sensors to control hand motion and matches ANY skin tone

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World's largest supercomputer designed and built to work like a human brain is switched on for the first time

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Astronomers spot fresh crater on Mars caused by mysterious impact so powerful it smashed through the planet's ice cap

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Archaeologists discover remains of 'vampire' child buried in Italian cemetery 1,600 years ago with a stone in its mouth to stop it rising from the dead

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The solar storm so strong it almost scuppered a US attack during the Vietnam War: Study finds 1972 eruption caused sea mines to blow up

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The 'heartland hyperloop': Firm behind Elon Musk's radical travel system says $10bn Missouri route could be the first in America

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The final piece of the archaeological puzzle: Scientists find a way to bring shattered and ruined ancient artefacts back to life using AI

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The solution to reducing food waste: Smart storage containers will tell you when items are about to go bad via tags that connect to the internet

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Lights, camera, action! NASA releases footage of tumbling 'snowman' space rock that's the most distant object ever explored by humans

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Giant fans that suck up greenhouse gases from the air must become commonplace across the US to fight climate change, report says

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A sleep tracking helmet, facial recognition bowl that will only feed YOUR cat and a $600 'voice-controlled' piece of wood: Just some of the weird and wonderful gadgets unveiled at this year's CES

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Elon Musk's Mars rocket takes shape: New photos reveal the clearest look yet at progress on the Starship prototype

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Into the deep: Video reveals journey into mysterious Antarctic lake 'twice the size of Manhattan' buried under 3,500 feet of ice that could hold life

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Meet the Robofly: Wireless insects powered by lasers could soon be scouring disaster areas for survivors and sniffing out gas leaks

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Fossilized tooth reveals prehistoric aerial battle as an eight foot shark leapt out of the sea to bring down a far larger pterosaur

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Ripples in space and time reveal the biggest merger between black holes ever seen - nine BILLION years after it happened

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Chinese spacecraft blasts off in bid to be the first to land on the dark side of the moon (and show it can keep up with the US)

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Ancient artifacts reveal ALL of Africa was the 'cradle of humankind': 2.4 million-year-old stone tools and animal bones found in Algeria challenge idea that human ancestors originated only in the East

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Europe wants to mine the moon by 2025: European Space Agency reveals plan that could spark a new space race

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The future of driving: From Disney and Audi's new 'Holoride' experience that puts VR games in every car to the latest in autonomous vehicles at CES

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The wheelchair you can control with your FACE: Incredible system powered by Intel AI uses facial expressions to guide the chair's movement

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EXCLUSIVE: Former White House Photographer Pete Souza releases the first pictures taken using Apple's new iPhone XS

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Gorillas CHEAT just like humans: Scientists discover apes engage in underhand moves and clever tactics to get their own way

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What Earth might look like in 200 million years: Researchers reveal the new supercontinents that could change the face of our planet

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The future of war: Lockheed Martin and Sikorsky reveal radical SB>1 Defiant 'supercopter' that will be the fastest helicopter in the world (and will replace the Blackhawk AND Apache)

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Is THIS the future of space exploration? NASA reveals four options for its next flagship telescope and is letting astronomers decide which multi-billion pound machine it will build in the 2030s

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The $1,800 smart treadmill for your CAT: Korean firm debuts 'intelligent personal trainer' at CES that uses LED lights to coax your pet into working out

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NASA reveals the gigantic 200ft tall main tank of its SLS megarocket that could one day take man to Mars

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China wants 'to build a house on the far side of the Moon using 3-D printing technology' and reveals it intends to return to the moon again THIS YEAR

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Mysterious radio signals have reached Earth from a galaxy 1.5 billion light years away (but are they evidence of alien civilisations?)

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Harley-Davidson unveils $30,000 'twist-and-go' electric motorcycle that hits 110 miles per hour and can go from 0 to 60mph in 3.5 seconds

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The REAL 10 year challenge: Celebs and charities take over the Instagram sensation by posting pictures of glaciers reduced to a few bits of ice and bare coral reefs to raise awareness of climate change

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Earth's oldest rock was picked up on the moon by Apollo 14 astronauts FOUR BILLION years after asteroid impact and brought back at random

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Has Amelia Earhart's plane been found? Divers recover glass they believe could be part of its landing lights from a wrecked craft 100ft underwater near Papua New Guinea's Buka island

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Holy cow! Scientists think they could have caught the first EVER picture of a black hole being born 200 million light years away as they name mystery space object 'AT2018cow'

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