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Climate change likely wiped out humans before and it could happen AGAIN, scientists warn

Study co-author Pasquale Raia of the University of Naples Federico II in Naples, Italy, said: "Our findings show that despite technological innovations including the...

More Humans Are Growing an Extra Artery in Our Arms, Showing We're Still Evolving

Mike McRae Picturing how our species might appear in the far future often invites wild speculation over stand-out features such as height, brain size, and...

Tanqueray, Humans of New York Star, Brings in Over $1.5 Million in Donations

Sandra E. GarciaLast November, the internet fell in love with Tanqueray, a straight-shooting New Yorker who shared memories of her life as a burlesque...

Are Humans Still Evolving? Scientists Weigh In

Eva Hamrud, Metafact As a species, humans have populated almost every corner of the earth. We have developed technologies and cultures which shape the world...

Forget Mars, humans should head to Venus and live in the clouds – scientist

Venus was once thought to be similar in conditions to Earth and is a similar size. But over the course of its 4.6 billion...

Some Humans Are Carrying DNA From an Unknown Ancient Ancestor

A new analysis of the genomes of the most famous of ancient humans - Neanderthals and Denisovans - has revealed an as-yet-unidentified ancestor for our species...

We May Have 'Recycled' a Key Region of Our Brains as Humans Learned to Read

Despite the long evolutionary history of our species, humans have only been reading and writing for a few thousand years. New research shows that...

Humans Have Been Making Poison Arrows For Over 70,000 Years, Study Finds

From slaying centaurs to biblical mentions, poison-tipped arrows are a staple of cultural stories in the west. But they've also proved highly effective in...

Scientists Find a Striking Similarity Between The Friendships of Gorillas And Humans

Gorillas living in larger groups might have more friends to choose from, but new research suggests at a certain point, they max out on...

Humans Might Be So Sickly Because We Evolved to Avoid a Single Devastating Disease

Hundreds of thousands of years ago, our ancestors evolved a simple trick that could have helped thwart a major infectious disease. It probably saved...

Elon Musk warns AI will overtake humans ‘in less than FIVE YEARS’

The SpaceX founder has previously raised alarm over the risks of AI on the human race. He made the warning in a new interview...

Humans Are About to Return a Rock to The Surface of Mars After 600,000 Years

Humans are about to make history by sending a little piece of a Martian rock back to the surface of Mars for the first...

Elon Musk says AI will be smarter than humans in 5 years – and it'll get 'weird'

Elon Musk has warned that Artificial Intelligence will be “vastly smarter” than any human sometime in the coming five years. And he thinks that the...

Archaeology: Earliest humans stayed at 'oldest hotel' in Mexico cave

Almost 2,000 stone tools and small tool fragments, called flakes, were discovered. DNA analysis of the plant and animal remains from the sediment packed around...

Humans Actually Have an Irrational Preference For Round Numbers

Would you rather save 90 percent with a product discount, or 91.27 percent? New research suggests that our minds are wired to prefer nice,...

NASA Issues Two New Directives to Stop Humans Contaminating Mars And The Moon

It's fair to say we humans haven't done a great job of looking after our home planet, and now NASA has published updated guidelines...

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Star Wars reboot: Sequel trilogy 'SCRAPPED' as George Lucas 'to film veil of the Force'

ByStar Wars came back with the show stopping debut of the sequel trilogy The Force Awakens in 2015. After more than a ten year...

Golden Krust® Increases Distribution of their Plant-based Jamaican Style Patties Made with Beyond Meat®

By    NEW YORK, NY, October 23, 2020 /24-7PressRelease/ -- After a successful market test at Golden Krust® Company-operated restaurants, the world's first plant-based Jamaican patty...

How Police Can Crack Locked Phones—and Extract Information

BySidney Fussell Smartphone security measures have grown increasingly sophisticated in recent years, evolving from passcodes to thumbprints to face recognition and advanced encryption. A new...