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Check out the latest science and technology news, pictures, headlines or videos from around the world from the Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday

Published: Fri, 26 May 2017 23:33:42 +0100

Last Build Date: Fri, 26 May 2017 23:33:42 +0100

Copyright: Copyright 2017 Associated Newspapers Ltd

NASA satellite sees stunning partial solar eclipse

Sat, 27 May 2017 15:06:31 +0100

The phenomenon was captured on May 25 by NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO), during a lunar transit that lasted nearly an hour. During this time, the moon covered 89 percent of the sun.(image)

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US to carry out first ICBM intercept test

Sat, 27 May 2017 12:47:47 +0100

The United States will test an existing missile defense system to try to intercept an ICBM next week, US officials said on Friday, at a time when North Korea is trying to develop one.(image)

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The different factors that influence emoji choice

Sat, 27 May 2017 01:21:01 +0100

While the majority of emojis used seem to say similar things and look similar, researchers at the University of Michigan found that people don't interpret them similarly.(image)

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Sphero launches Lightning McQueen app controlled car

Sat, 27 May 2017 01:19:35 +0100

The Ultimate Lightning McQueen car has expressive LCD display eyes, a soft plastic mouth that can 'talk,' and can reach top speeds of up to six miles (9.6 kilometers) per hour.(image)

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Lack of sleep causes your brain to EAT ITSELF

Sat, 27 May 2017 00:56:30 +0100

The cells, known as astrocytes, act like mini Hoovers in the brain, sweeping up cells as the brain's connections become weak and break apart, according to Italian researchers.(image)

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Android inventor Andy Rubin to unveil 'Essential' AR phone

Fri, 26 May 2017 23:27:26 +0100

Andy Rubin has revealed a glimpse of his firm's new handset with what appears to be a radical tiny 360 degree camera plugged into the top.(image)

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Newly found frog is so translucent you can see its heart

Fri, 26 May 2017 23:25:46 +0100

The creature, found in the Amazonian lowlands of Ecuador, has green spots across its back and a ‘red heart fully visible’ underneath, thanks to the transparent membrane around its organs.(image)

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Moths with larger antennae are better at detecting signals

Fri, 26 May 2017 23:19:19 +0100

Male gum-leaf skeletoniser moths with larger antennae are better at detecting smaller amounts of sex pheromones from females, Australian researchers have found.(image)

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Melting glacier released a 6.7 gigaton 'megawave'

Fri, 26 May 2017 22:50:50 +0100

The study found that during Greenland's hottest summers on record, 2010 and 2012, the ice in Rink Glacier on the island's west coast slid through the glacier's interior in a gigantic wave(image)

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Body language shows what Trump is really thinking at NATO

Fri, 26 May 2017 22:19:38 +0100 spoke to a body language expert to find out what Donald Trump was really thinking during his NATO misadventures on Thursday - and her insights are shocking.(image)

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Terrorists justify violent actions through end result

Fri, 26 May 2017 21:35:06 +0100

While most people judge an action by both its intentions and outcomes, terrorists largely ignore motives, a new study from Favaloro University, Buenos Aires, Argentina, has found.(image)

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US troops to get 'tactical augmented reality'

Fri, 26 May 2017 21:14:37 +0100

The tiny headset can project everything from maps, the locations of friends and foes and even night vision feeds into a soldier's vision.(image)

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NASA to reveal new details on mission to 'touch the Sun'

Fri, 26 May 2017 20:39:41 +0100

Solar Probe Plus will see a spacecraft orbit within four million miles of the sun’s blazing-hot surface, according to NASA. This is seven times closer than any craft has ventured before it.(image)

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Trump budget cuts West Coast quake warning system funding

Fri, 26 May 2017 20:37:12 +0100

President Donald Trump's budget proposal would cut funding for the ShakeAlert earthquake early warning system for California, Oregon and Washington state.(image)

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Google's Sergey Brin to build world's biggest aircraft

Fri, 26 May 2017 20:31:18 +0100

Google co-founder Sergey Brin (pictured) has been building a zeppelin-like airship inside Hangar 2 at the Nasa Ames Research Centre in Silicon Valley, according to a new report.(image)

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Paris school using AI to monitor if pupils are distracted

Fri, 26 May 2017 20:27:10 +0100

Starting in September, two online classes from the ESG business school will be using a facial recognition program called Nestor to measure students’ engagement and attention.(image)

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PepsiCo experimenting with WORMS as a protein source

Fri, 26 May 2017 20:11:25 +0100

PepsiCo has done 'extensive work' with and is no longer interested in cricket powder and meal worm powder - whole meal worms ground into a finer powder as a high-protein source.(image)

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Global warming steadily ruining our sleep, study says

Fri, 26 May 2017 19:01:33 +0100

With summer nearing, the extra heat is already causing many of us to toss and turn. But that is set to get much worse by 2050, with soaring temperatures set to rob us of even more sleep, US scientists say.(image)

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Prehistoric henge is found on farmland in Warwickshire

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:43:23 +0100

The site, in Newbold-on-Stour, dates between 4,000 and 3,000BC, and its purpose is unknown. Five skeletons, though to date to the late Bronze Age, were also found nearby.(image)

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America's highest paid CEOs by state

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:38:12 +0100

The latest research on this subject shows that those in the East and West coasts are earning significantly higher than their counterparts in the South and Midwest.(image)

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The biggest things ever moved on the road revealed

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:34:58 +0100

In 2012 a Saudi Arabian logistics company smashed the record for the Heaviest Item Moved by Road Freight, when it delivered a water desalination unit weighing in excess of 4,800 tonnes.(image)

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The iPhone 8 WON'T have a fingerprint sensor on the back

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:17:31 +0100

Apple supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company revealed the lack of a home button on the redesigned OLED iPhone, owing to Apple's use of 'an optical fingerprint sensor'.(image)

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Iceland is being torn apart as tectonic plates drift

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:16:30 +0100

Iceland’s position on the boundary between the Eurasian and North American tectonic plates means it’s ‘slowly being split apart’ – and, some areas could be due for a ‘Big One,’ experts say.(image)

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Volvo unveil automated garbage trucks

Fri, 26 May 2017 18:11:20 +0100

The Volvo truck (pictured), which has sensors that guide it around obstacles, is currently in a testing phase in northern Sweden.(image)

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iPhone 8 set to be unveiled on September 17th

Fri, 26 May 2017 17:56:28 +0100

An Apple memo told staff they can't take any holiday between 17 September and 4 November - which some claim means we will the handsets unveiled on the 17th.(image)

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Exploring America's UFO state of Nevada

Fri, 26 May 2017 17:53:31 +0100

MailOnline Travel dropped in to the aptly-named Little A'Le'Inn in Rachel, the nearest town to Area 51, to have a chat with the owner about the area’s strange goings on.(image)

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Russia is building the world's largest civilian submarine

Fri, 26 May 2017 17:19:58 +0100

A gigantic new submarine is being developed by the Rubin Design Bureau in Saint Petersburg which will be twice the size of the world's largest commercial passenger jet and will feature a winged design.(image)

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Life on land began with an INVASION, researchers find

Fri, 26 May 2017 17:11:19 +0100

Researchers from the University of Portsmouth studied thousands of ancient trace fossils, marks that are left behind by travelling animals including footprints and burrows.(image)

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How the world's best football clubs use data

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:43:04 +0100

Advanced training systems at Sport Lisboa e Benfica - one of Portugal's most successful clubs - have earned the team four successive league titles and £270 million ($350 million) in transfer fees in 6 years.(image)

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'Authentic' teachers are better at engaging with students

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:42:52 +0100

Researchers Zac Johnson of California State University and Sara LaBelle of Chapman University asked 300 college students about their experiences with the different teaching styles.(image)

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Why people will follow you if you speak confidently

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:10:35 +0100

Research led by UCL Wellcome Centre for Neuroimaging found confidence is infectious which means people will think you know your stuff even if you don't (stock image).(image)

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'Nowcasting' tool can help forecast the next earthquake

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:05:20 +0100

Researchers from the University of California have used a technique that allows them to calculate the risk of cities being hit by devastating earthquakes.(image)

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Nasa's Juno probe captures Jupiter's rings from the inside

Fri, 26 May 2017 15:54:28 +0100

Nasa's Jet Propulsion Lab in Pasadena, California, has released images captured from inside Jupiter's looking outward, with Betelgeuse and the Orion constellation clearly visible in the frame.(image)

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Russia to use DNA 'to check if tsar lived in disguise'

Fri, 26 May 2017 13:58:36 +0100

Rumours have persisted that Alexander I, who was declared dead at the age of just 47 from typhus on December 1825, lived on as Monk Feodor Kuzmich who died three decades later in Siberia.(image)

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UFO hunters zoom in on faded Roswell photo

Fri, 26 May 2017 13:42:00 +0100

UFO experts claimed to have deciphered a memo, seen in a 1947 photograph (pictured), which states that a 'disc-shaped craft and victims' were recovered from Roswell, New Mexico.(image)

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Kites will power more than 5,000 British homes by 2020

Fri, 26 May 2017 13:37:33 +0100

Twenty of the enormous kites, which will work in pairs, will fly in 100-mile-per-hour (160 kph) circles to rapidly spin a ground-based generator. The farm will most likely be built in Scotland.(image)

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Radio energy is from giant cradle of stars not aliens

Fri, 26 May 2017 13:24:45 +0100

These mysterious bursts of radio energy come from a small galaxy called FRB 121102 which has been studied by researchers from the Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy (stock image).(image)

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Zuckerberg's Harvard commencement captions garbles words

Fri, 26 May 2017 13:19:19 +0100

The billionaire Facebook founder's talk at Harvard University in Massachusetts was live-streamed on his own social network on Thursday - but the caption software malfunctioned spectacularly.(image)

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Paralysed man flies a drone using virtual reality

Fri, 26 May 2017 12:33:35 +0100

Agustin Zanoli from Cordoba, Argentina, was left with quadriplegia after a motorbike accident but he can now fly a drone at high speeds using a specially adapted VR headset.(image)

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Researchers create a computer that writes own folk music

Fri, 26 May 2017 12:02:17 +0100

The computerised composer, developed by scientists at Kingston University and Queen Mary University marks a significant step forward for the capabilities of artificial intelligence (stock image).(image)

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Green bags don't make a difference to the environment

Fri, 26 May 2017 12:00:25 +0100

Reusable shopping bags are thicker than regular plastic bags and require more energy to make, as Australian researchers uncover the number of times they must be used to have any benefit.(image)

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Monkeys learn to steal valuables and hold ransom

Fri, 26 May 2017 11:47:38 +0100

Researchers from the University of Liège found robbing and bartering is a cultural practice passed down generations of macaques in Uluwatu Temple in Bali (stock image).(image)

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Nasa Juno captures Jupiter's magnetic fields and cyclones

Fri, 26 May 2017 11:46:25 +0100

Researchers from the Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio, Texas, have analysed data collected by the Juno probe, which has now made its first close pass to Jupiter.(image)

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Amazon opens Fresh Pickup grocery pickup kiosks in Seattle

Fri, 26 May 2017 11:23:52 +0100

Amazon set up at two locations in Seattle back in March to test out their FreshPickup service on employees and has now launched the click and collect scheme to the general public.(image)

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California scientists find cells that could stop balding

Fri, 26 May 2017 10:39:07 +0100

Testing mice, scientists from the University of California at San Francisco showed how certain cells in the skin send out signals that stimulate hair follicles to regenerate.(image)

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Giant octopus suffocates a dolphin that tries to eat it

Fri, 26 May 2017 10:30:29 +0100

The Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphin, named 'Gilligan', was found dead on Stratham Beach near the port city of Bunbury in Western Australia, with an octopus tentacle hanging out of its mouth.(image)

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Experts reveal how images can fool our brain 

Fri, 26 May 2017 08:50:11 +0100

Experts at the University of Lincoln have explained how 'trick of the light' alters how we see things and creates visual illusions. The team found it all comes down to the way light reflects off the object.(image)

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The age women have the best sex of their lives

Fri, 26 May 2017 08:46:14 +0100

EXCLUSIVE: Women have the best sex of their lives at 36 and over, a study by contraception app Natural Cycles. That's good news for celebrities Paris Hilton, Kim Kardashian and Kelly Rowland.(image)

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Dads are attentive and emotionally engaged with daughters

Fri, 26 May 2017 01:15:01 +0100

Fathers of girls were more likely to sing to them and use words associated with their body such as 'belly,' 'cheek,' 'face,' 'fat' and 'feet' found researchers from Woodruff Health Sciences Centre in Atlanta (stock).(image)

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BBQ powered by mirrors is perfect for the British summer

Fri, 26 May 2017 01:08:09 +0100

The $149 (£115) SolSource Sport stove created by a company based in based in Cambridge, Massachusetts heats up food fives times faster than a charcoal grill.(image)

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Manchester bombing: Mother was saved by her iPhone

Fri, 26 May 2017 01:02:09 +0100

Lisa Bridgett, 45, was speaking into her iPhone after the Ariana Grande concert when the explosion sent the steel nut towards her head.(image)

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Manchester bombing: Mother was saved by her iPhone

Fri, 26 May 2017 01:02:09 +0100

Lisa Bridgett, 45, was speaking into her iPhone after the Ariana Grande concert when the explosion sent the steel nut towards her head.(image)

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Researchers film an African green monkey cell in action

Fri, 26 May 2017 00:37:41 +0100

To make the video, the researchers used a cell from an African green monkey's kidney and tagged six different organelles - subunits of the cell - with proteins that glow different colors.(image)

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Zika could infect more fetuses than previously thought

Fri, 26 May 2017 00:28:36 +0100

Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison found 100 percent of monkey fetuses had traces of the virus - causing inflammation of the optic nerves. They say it could apply to humans.(image)

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Digital tombstone is unveiled in Slovenia in world first

Fri, 26 May 2017 00:19:42 +0100

Installed in a cemetery in Maribor, Slovenia's second largest city, the futuristic gravestone can show pictures, video and other digital content. The futuristic device costs 3,000 euros ($3,189/£2,588).(image)

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Scientists warn US nuclear regulators underestimate risk

Fri, 26 May 2017 00:19:04 +0100

Researchers from Princeton University and the Union of Concerned Scientists warn fires from spent waste would spread radioactive material across an area twice the size of New Jersey.(image)

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MIT reveals shape shifting food that's cheaper to ship 

Fri, 26 May 2017 00:15:50 +0100

MIT researchers made flat sheets of gelatin and starch that, when submerged in water, sprout into 3-D structures, including common pasta shapes and even flowers and horse saddles.(image)

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Study finds people are more rational on phones than PCs

Fri, 26 May 2017 00:02:17 +0100

Experts at the University of London have found when using a smartphone we tend to make make rational and unemotional decisions and when using a desktop our actions are based on intuition.(image)

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Get ready for MegaHD: Experts reveal technique to screens

Thu, 25 May 2017 23:49:44 +0100

The University of Central Florida has found that by applying voltages to the subpixels, they can be tuned with to show a color, thus providing a resolution that is three times higher than displays offer today.(image)

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Hunter-gatherers intermixed with farmers 8,000 years ago

Thu, 25 May 2017 21:48:08 +0100

Researchers from the University of Potsdam in Germany looked at ancient DNA from between four people that lived between 8,800 and 5,400 years ago.(image)

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Newly found vulnerability raises fears of another WannaCry

Thu, 25 May 2017 21:46:13 +0100

A newly found flaw in widely used networking software leaves tens of thousands of computers potentially vulnerable to an attack similar to that caused by WannaCry.(image)

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Stunning 1.4bn pixel map of Gulf of Mexico seafloor

Thu, 25 May 2017 21:28:49 +0100

The map created by the US Department of the interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is crafted from 3-D seismic data, captures ‘house-sized pixels’ miles beneath the surface.(image)

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Satellites capture coral bleaching in Great Barrier Reef

Thu, 25 May 2017 21:28:36 +0100

The corals of the Great Barrier Reef have undergone two bleaching events in successive years, raising experts' concerns about coral reef survival under global-warming induced events.(image)

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America could be hit by 4 major hurricanes say NOAA

Thu, 25 May 2017 21:28:31 +0100

NOAA forecasters say the hurricane season, from June 1 through November 30, has a 45 percent chance of above-normal activity, and a 70 percent chance of seeing 11 to 17 named storms.(image)

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SpaceX fires one of its megarocket's 3 boosters

Thu, 25 May 2017 21:28:25 +0100

The static fire test in McGregor, TX last week is a major step towards bringing the ‘world’s most powerful rocket’ a step closer to its maiden launch.(image)

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A-10 'Warthog' saved from scrapheap 'indefinitely'

Thu, 25 May 2017 20:24:27 +0100

Donald Trump's budget provides 'indefinite' funding for the Air Force's fleet of A-10 'Warthog' fighter jets after officers argued they are invaluable in providing support in fighting ISIS.(image)

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Samsung hit with lawsuits claiming devices exploded

Thu, 25 May 2017 19:47:04 +0100

Samsung has been hit with multiple lawsuits in three US states that claim other smartphone models are plagued with similar battery issues that caused the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco last year.(image)

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The incredible flashes of rocks smashing into the moon

Thu, 25 May 2017 19:39:30 +0100

The new observations come as part of ESA’s Near-Earth Object Lunar Impacts and Optical Transients project, which launched this past March. It will monitor the dark side of the moon.(image)

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Female CEOs earning more on average than male counterparts

Thu, 25 May 2017 19:23:38 +0100

Women CEOs earned bigger bucks on average than their male counterparts last year, but unfortunately they are still few and far between at the world's largest companies, a new study has found.(image)

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Poachers are using data from wildlife scientists

Thu, 25 May 2017 19:00:46 +0100

The call for scientists to keep their information on rare animals secret comes from biologists Professor David Lindenmayer and Dr Ben Scheele, both from the Australian National University.(image)

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America's honeybee crisis revealed

Thu, 25 May 2017 18:47:48 +0100

There's a glimmer of hope for America's ailing honeybees as winter losses were the lowest in more than a decade, according to a US survey of beekeepers released on May 25, 2017.(image) In this Sept. 14, 2014 photo, honeybees work in a hive located in an apple grove at Hartland Orchard, a family farm near the the Blue Ridge Mountains in Markham, Va. A U.S. survey of beekeepers released on Thursday, May 25, 2017 found improvements in the outlook for troubled honeybees. Winter losses were at the lowest levels in more than a decade with only 21 percent of the colonies dying.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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Ancient reptile the size of a bus is uncovered in Russia

Thu, 25 May 2017 17:56:35 +0100

Researchers from Liege University in Belgium have discovered a beast with a two-metre long (seven feet) skull, enormous teeth and extremely powerful jaws, making it a top predator.(image)

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Experts explore the art of Google Street View

Thu, 25 May 2017 17:20:37 +0100

American researchers explore how artists have used Google Maps to capture 'living pictures' of the world that would otherwise be missed, such as forgotten streets and unfortunate events.(image)

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Baby marmosets learn to 'speak' just like humans

Thu, 25 May 2017 17:06:58 +0100

The study, from researchers at Princeton University in New Jersey, is the first evidence of call and response learning in primates besides humans.(image)

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Taurids meteor shower is hiding doomsday asteroids

Thu, 25 May 2017 17:01:19 +0100

Researchers from the Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Science have discovered a new debris field in an annual meteor shower that could be hiding dangerous space rocks.(image)

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Tree-climbing goats disperse seeds by spitting them out

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:59:23 +0100

Far from being a nuisance, these adventurous goats were benefiting the trees by spitting out their seeds and dispersing them, found researchers from Spanish and Portuguese universities.(image)

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Fitness trackers DON’T accurately count calories burned

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:57:58 +0100

Researchers at Stanford University's School of Medicine have found that while wearable fitness devices track heart rate accurately, their calorie burning calculations may be up to 93 per cent off.(image)

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Cassini captures Saturn's summer solstice

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:50:27 +0100

Saturn's solstice, the longest day of summer in the northern hemisphere and the shortest day of winter in the southern hemisphere, arrives today for the planet and its moons.(image)

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Roman sling bullets had were as deadly as a .44 Magnum

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:35:43 +0100

Researcher and slingshot enthusiast Jörg Sprave discovered the surprising power of slingshot bullets found at Burnswark Hill just west of Dumfries by analysing the kinetic energy they could impart.(image)

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Top cooking tips that are past their sell-by date

Thu, 25 May 2017 16:33:48 +0100

Kitchen tips passed down the generations are in danger of being debunked by know-all scientists who have examined the chemistry behind them for New Scientist magazine.(image)

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Drexel researchers explain the science of day drinking

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:50:05 +0100

Experts reveal the scientific reasons why the effects of day drinking may differ from a night out. They suggest it could due to your behavior, being under duress or circadian rhythms.(image)

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BBC Store to close after failing to compete with Netflix

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:39:16 +0100

BBC Store launched 18 months ago, letting customers buy and download the broadcaster's classic British TV programmes, including Doctor Who and Sherlock.(image)

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Flight attendants to use Microsoft HoloLens on customers

Thu, 25 May 2017 15:26:21 +0100

Air New Zealand is hoping that the Microsoft Hololens, a 'mixed reality' headset that allows users to see holograms alongside the physical world, will help them improve customer service.(image)

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Republicans push for 'ringless voicemails' to be allowed 

Thu, 25 May 2017 14:19:33 +0100

The US Republican Party has backed a plan for a loophole in the law that bars telemarketers from robocalling smartphones without the user’s written permission - ringless voicemails.(image)

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SpaceX suit claims safety test procedures were ignored

Thu, 25 May 2017 14:16:35 +0100

Jason Blasdell's lawyer told a Los Angeles jury on Tuesday that he'd been wrongfully sacked by the high-profile space transport company after blowing the whistle on the alleged unsafe practices.(image)

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California's 'Big One' is happening and will devastate

Thu, 25 May 2017 13:57:13 +0100

Seismologist Lucy Jones from the US Geological Survey warned she is trying to make people accept the fact this catastrophe will happen imminently in a keynote speech in Japan.(image)

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Facebook bans Kodi but hundreds are still on the site

Thu, 25 May 2017 13:14:49 +0100

There are still hundreds of 'fully-loaded' Kodi boxes on Facebook Marketplace globally meaning they have plugins pre-installed for watching pirate material on the social media site.(image)

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Tesla's injury rate is double the average finds report

Thu, 25 May 2017 12:19:42 +0100

California non-profit group Worksafe used Tesla's internal data to show injury rates at the company's plant in Fremont was 7.9 per 100 workers, compared to the industry average of 3.9.(image)

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Footage from Area 51 military base shows alien craft

Thu, 25 May 2017 12:02:04 +0100

UFO hunting website SecureTeam 10, which is based in Cleveland, Ohio, claims to have released footage filmed in the 1980s or 1990s which shows an alien craft is hiding in the military facility Area 51.(image)

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Frenchman takes hoverboard for a spin over Arizona lake

Thu, 25 May 2017 11:52:19 +0100

Franky Zapata, a 37-year-old former professional jet ski driver, was seen flying his Flyboard Air hoverboard over Lake Havasu, Arizona, earlier this month.(image)

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The 69 new emoji now available on Twitter

Thu, 25 May 2017 11:48:51 +0100

With the release of Emoji 5.0 last week, 234 variations of 69 unique new images were made available globally and Twitter is one of the first online platforms to roll out the update to its users.(image)

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Google bans Android apps that use ultrasonic sounds to spy

Thu, 25 May 2017 10:41:03 +0100

The moves comes after researchers from Braunschweig University of Technology, Germany, revealed that hundreds of Android apps are embedded with ultrasonic tracking technology.(image)

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Google AI defeats master of ancient Chinese board game Go

Thu, 25 May 2017 10:03:57 +0100

Google's Deep Mind AI beat the world's top-ranked player of a 3,000-year-old board game in the second of three events being held in the eastern Chinese water town of Wuzhen.(image)

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Learning to read rewires the brain in just six months

Thu, 25 May 2017 09:45:55 +0100

Researchers from the Max Planck Institute in Leipzig, Germany, found reading causes the brain to completely reorganise itself. The brainstem and thalamus are most affected by reading.(image)

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Ocean map shows how animals are being forced to move

Thu, 25 May 2017 09:40:22 +0100

In the study, published to Scientific Reports, researchers from the UK and Germany built a model for 270 range shifts in marine organisms. They mapped direction of currents and warming.(image)

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Cannabis could help crack cocaine addicts

Thu, 25 May 2017 07:50:18 +0100

If the Canadian research proves true in further scientific trials, it could lead to the herb being used in similar vain to methadone for heroin addicts.(image)

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Google plans to spy on shop purchases by customers

Thu, 25 May 2017 03:31:54 +0100

In a move that will alarm privacy campaigners, in the US the technology giant will use the information to work out when users who click on online adverts make an offline purchase as a result.(image)

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Bosch gadget shows what's in the fridge on app

Thu, 25 May 2017 02:16:45 +0100

Bosch UK is selling mini-cameras which can be installed inside the fridge to connect to an app on the owner's phone allowing them to check the contents while their in the shops.(image)

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Nokia's 3310 phone released in the UK today for £50

Thu, 25 May 2017 01:28:59 +0100

After months of anticipation, HMD has officially released the Nokia 3310 remake in the UK today, although many retailers have run out of stock until July.(image)

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The US military's XS-1 hypersonic space plane revealed

Thu, 25 May 2017 00:39:41 +0100

The size of a business jet, it will take off from 2020 like a rocket, boost itself beyond the atmosphere and release an expendable second-stage rocket and satellite, then and land like an airplane on a runway.(image)

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