SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
GLASSES WEARERS REALLY ARE MORE INTELLIGENT - IT'S IN THE GENES
It may seem merely a cliche born of centuries of educated people straining their eyes in dimly-lit libraries, but new genetic research suggests those who wear glasses really are more intelligent.
FACIAL RECOGNITION EXPERTS PERFORM THE BEST WITH AN AI SIDEKICK
Trained forensic experts can match faces better when paired with an AI vs. another human.
SMART ROADS COULD SOON CALL AN AMBULANCE, CONNECT YOU TO THE INTERNET
Exciting sci-fi vision of the future, or highway to hell?
POMPEII MAN HAD A REALLY, REALLY BAD DAY 2,000 YEARS AGO
Archaeologists in Pompeii just unearthed the headless skeleton of an unfortunate man who appears to have died in the great explosion of Mount Vesuvius in A.D.
JAPANESE WHALERS KILLED 122 PREGNANT WHALES AND 114 BABIES LAST SUMMER
Japanese research vessels harpooned, killed and necropsied 333 Antarctic minke whales during an annual hunt last summer — and 122 of those whales were pregnant.
WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO THE 'MISSION IMPOSSIBLE' RARE-BOOK THIEVES? WE INVESTIGATED.
Three thieves who stole 160 rare books more than a year ago by rappelling down the skylight of a warehouse in London continue to evade police, leaving a series of mysteries in their wake.
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BAD VIBES? HEAVY MARIJUANA USERS HOLD ON TO NEGATIVE FEELINGS
SAN FRANCISCO — Many people tend to look back on the past with rose-colored glasses, remembering the good times and the good feelings…while forgetting the bad.
LINK BETWEEN PERSONALITIES AND MUSIC TASTE UNEARTHED: OPERA LOVERS MORE LIKELY TO BE IMAGINATIVE, STUDY FINDS
People who like easy-listening music are likely to be talkative and energetic, while opera lovers are more insightful and imaginative, according to scientists.
INTELLIGENT ALIENS MIGHT SPEAK OUR LANGUAGE. AND YOU CAN HELP DECODE THEIR MESSAGES.
Stay sharp! You may be needed to help decode a message from
WHAT IS BLOOD SUGAR?
Blood sugar, or glucose, is the main sugar found in blood. The body gets glucose from the food we eat.