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Black hole hunters tackle a cosmic conundrum

4d ago - Astrophysicists have not only proven that a supermassive black hole exists in a place where it is... | Culture

Will we ever… live in underground homes?

4d ago - As cities get more crowded, why not build down? Kieran Nash profiles some of the world’s most unu... | Culture

Two Shape-Shifting Robots Are Now Stranded For Eternity Inside Fukushimas Radioactive Ruins

4d ago - "Four years after an earthquake and tsunami destroyed Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant, Tokyo Elec... | Culture

Solar plane Pacific-crossing a 'human challenge'

4d ago - The pilot set to attempt an ambitious crossing of the Pacific Ocean in a solar-powered plane said... | Culture

Filmwatch Contest Details

Now - Come celebrate the upcoming Avengers: Age of Ultron with us on Filmwatch and win cool prizes. | Promoted post

Chinese scientists genetically modify human embryos

4d ago - Rumours of germline modification prove true — and look set to reignite an ethical debate | Culture

Philips unveils a $5 LED lightbulb for thrifty environmentalists

4d ago - Compared to filament bulbs, the up-front cost of LED lighting can put off plenty of people, even... | Culture

System for defending against memory-access attacks implemented in chips

4d ago - In the last 10 years, computer security researchers have shown that malicious hackers don't need... | Culture

Autism not linked to measles vaccine, according to study of 95,000 children

4d ago - A new paper published in the Journal of the American Medical Association studying 95,727 children... | Culture

Technique to measure volumes of key 'Lab on a Chip' components

5d ago - Imagine shrinking tubes and beakers—in fact, most of a clinical chemistry lab—down to the size of... | Culture

Want someone beaten up? In China, there's an app for that

5d ago - "An app in China has become a platform for people to hire thugs to beat someone up, reports the K... | Culture

Why do measurements of the gravitational constant vary so much?

5d ago - Newton's gravitational constant, G, has been measured about a dozen times over the last 40 years,... | Culture

Shoe grows five sizes, fits needs of children for years

5d ago - A special kind of shoe has been created; you can call it Clever Engineering. The drivers behind t... | Culture

Japan maglev train breaks world speed record again

6d ago - A Japanese magnetic levitation train has broken its own world speed record, hitting 603km/h (374m... | Culture

Robot uses Bitcoin to buy Ecstasy from the Darknet, but then gets arrested

6d ago - A group of artists programmed a robot to use Bitcoin in order to purchase items from the Darknet.... | Culture

Google lobbying spending reached new high in early 2015

6d ago - Google Inc (GOOGL.O), already one of Washington's biggest spenders, set a company record for its... | Culture

Engineers introduce design that mimics nature's camouflage

6d ago - It can shift from red to green to violet. It can mimic patterns and designs. And it can do all of... | Culture

Genetic road map may bring about better cotton crops

6d ago - A University of Texas at Austin scientist, working with an international research team, has devel... | Culture

United bans researcher from flight after 'joke tweet'

6d ago - United Airlines banned a security researcher from a flight after he tweeted that he might be able... | Culture

Ceres Bright Spots' Origins Still Unknown

6d ago - Orbiting into the daylight side of the dwarf planet, NASA's Dawn probe acquired new images of the... | Culture

Incredible Technology: NASA's Wild Airship Idea for Cloud Cities on Venus

6d ago - Astronauts could start exploring Venus in the not-too-distant future — as long as they stay high... | Culture

Looking for a great Pokemon Community?

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FM radio switch-off looms in Norway

6d ago - Norway is to become the first country in the world to switch off its FM radio signal in 2017. | Culture

How Do You Handle A Medical Emergency On A Mission To Mars?

6d ago - In order to be selected by NASA to go to space, an astronaut must be in almost perfect health, fr... | Culture

Solar plane aims for Chinese coast

6d ago - The fuel-free aeroplane Solar Impulse has taken off from Chongqing in western-central China, and... | Culture

Cancer Treatment Would Be Even More Effective With 3D Tissue Modeling

6d ago - Over the past decade, cancer treatment has become increasingly sophisticated, harnessing a patien... | Culture

A Biotech Startup Wants To Replace Your Eyeballs With Synthetic Ones

6d ago - Our eyes are such elegant, complex, specialized organs that their existence seems almost hard to... | Culture