SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
SOME BREAST CANCER PATIENTS CAN SKIP CHEMO THANKS TO NEW GENETIC INSIGHT
As scientists learn more about how genes affect disease, treatments can be more tailored for each individual patient.
HOW THE MOON'S MOVEMENTS COULD LEAVE US WITH A 25-HOUR DAY
Many of us feel as if there are not quite enough hours in a day – but according to scientists, this could change in the future.
LANGUAGE-POLICING AI WILL SUGGEST A POLITE ALTERNATIVE TO ONLINE HATE SPEECH
The algorithm will stop internet toxicity, just as long as it includes a curse word.
MANY WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCER DON'T NEED CHEMOTHERAPY
Up to 70 percent of women with a certain type of breast cancer may not need chemotherapy, a new study finds.
FACEBOOK ACCUSED OF GIVING USERS’ PERSONAL DATA TO EVERY MAJOR DEVICE MAKER
Honestly, after Cambridge Analytica, not much surprises us.
GOOGLE WILL END ITS 'EVIL' PARTNERSHIP WITH US MILITARY, BUT NOT UNTIL 2019
Following months of employee outrage and media scrutiny, Google has decided not to renew its contract to develop AI image recognition software for U.S.
LAVA AND ASH FROM FUEGO VOLCANO KILLS 33 IN GUATEMALA
A volcanic eruption in Guatemala that spewed out ashy plumes and scorching-hot lava on Sunday (June 3) has killed at least 33 people, according to news reports.
The volcano, known as Volcán de Fuego (Volcano of Fire), erupted just before noon local time.
SCIENTISTS FIGURED OUT HOW TO MAKE CERAMICS THAT BEND AND MUSH INSTEAD OF SHATTERING
A team of scientists has figured out how to
that bend and mush instead of shattering (though under enough pressure they will still crack).
HOW JESUS DIED: RARE EVIDENCE OF ROMAN CRUCIFIXION FOUND
The body of a man buried in northern Italy 2,000 years ago shows signs that he died after being nailed to a wooden cross, the method used for the execution of Jesus described in the Christian Bible.
HOW DO DNA ANCESTRY TESTS REALLY WORK?
Not long ago, genetic tests that are widely available today were the domain of
dystopian science fiction