Tiffany Johnson lost her arm to a shark while on vacation in the Bahamas back in June. Only a month later and the mother of three keeps a positive attitude about the incident and continues to make pr
Moneysupermarket has been fined £80,000 for emailing people who had opted out of receiving messages.
Having a sugar-sweetened drink with a high-protein meal may negatively affect energy balance, alter food preferences and cause the body to store more fat.
A web that passes through infinite intergalactic spaces, a dense cosmic forest illuminated by very distant lights and a huge enigma to solve. These are the picturesque ingredients of a scientific rese
Britain’s royal family is on the verge of celebrating a big birthday. On Saturday, Prince George of Cambridge, the future king of England, turns 4-years old, marking the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
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When a total solar eclipse passes over the US on August 21, nerds will flock to the areas where they can see a total blackout. How many of them can fit?
A Michigan woman was convicted of murdering her husband Wednesday — thanks in part to evidence repeated by the couple’s pet parrot. Glenna Duram, 49, was found guilty of killing her husband, Martin D
Xanda, a six-year-old lion fitted with a radio collar, was killed on July 7 in northwest Zimbabwe, close to where US dentist Walter Palmer shot Cecil with a high-powered bow and arrow two years ago.
Studies of naturally carbonated mineral water have given scientists insight on how to locate hot water springs -- potential sources of sustainable geothermal energy.
LONDON (Reuters) - A 14 billion pound ($18 billion) class action lawsuit against MasterCard for allegedly overcharging more than 45 million people in Britain over a 16-year period was blocked by a Bri
Microsoft wants to kill the 30-year-old SMBv1 network file-sharing protocol that played a role in the destructive WannaCry and NotPetya malware attacks, but companies don't seem ready to let it go. On
After months of admitting that she has been moving rather slowly in planning her wedding to John Cena, Nikki Bella has finally taken some major steps in making sure her special day becomes a reality.
Two of my former students demonstrate the consequences of zero-tolerance discipline policies.
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The box of prescription drugs had been forgotten in a back closet of a retail pharmacy for so long that some of the pills predated the 1969 moon lan
Which factor is more important to root growth: gravity or water? To find out, scientists had astronauts grow cucumbers on the International Space Station.
Some disturbing tweets from Chester Bennington’s wife’s account have caused alarm over whether or not she had cheated on him and even encouraged him to take his own life. However, it seems more likel
Diablo III, Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm are on the chopping block come October, too.
Kenneth Jay Lane, a name that will resound for ages for making "fake" jewelry chic in the U.S., passed away Thursday in his sleep at his home in Manhattan, reports said. He was 85.
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Bad things could happen to your data when you install on your smartphone a third-party replacement part.
The Japanese tech giant has announced the release of a high-speed vision sensor that will allow industrial robots to detect and track objects.
Ion channels in the membrane vesicles that mediate intracellular protein transport play a crucial role in cell physiology. A method now allows them to be studied with greater specificity than ever bef
Biochemists have elucidated the structure of an enzyme that supplies carotenoid, investigators report. The lack of vitamin A in food is a major cause of health problems worldwide and can lead to blind
Physical exercise seems beneficial in the prevention of cognitive impairment and dementia in old age, numerous studies have shown. Now researchers have explored in one of the first studies worldwide h
Parked vehicles can quickly become a life-threatening environment for unattended children or dogs during the summer months. Dangerous cabin temperatures can be reached in a matter of minutes. Research
A 10-year boy has accidentally discovered a rare, mostly intact 1.2 million year-old skull of stegomastodon - a prehistoric ancestor of elephants - while hiking in the Las Cruces desert in the US.
President Donald Trump might claim that he is a brilliant man with a high intelligence quotient (IQ) but from time to time, critics have questioned his general knowledge and a petition created Thursd
Kim Komando has tricks about how to improve your Facebook.
The PS4 has proven itself to be an excellent console, and here are the best US deals currently available for PS4, PS4 Slim and PS4 Pro.
Engineers say a method called digital holographic microscopy could be used to detect living microbes in space.
Ten new reviews and original research reports that illustrate how the progression of research assays from qualitative outputs toward increasingly sensitive quantitative outputs is transforming life sc
People who carry a genetic susceptibility to Alzheimer's disease appear to be at greater risk of diminished cognition from sleep-disordered breathing than those without the susceptibility, according t
The causes of severe antisocial behavior may differ between boys and girls, which could pave the way for new sex-specific treatments, according to a major new study.
These micro-algae are called Symbiodinium, a genus of primary producers found in corals that are essential for reef health and, thereby, critical to ocean productivity, said researchers from Universi