SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
A BIRD MURDER WITNESS: WHY PARROTS ARE SUCH GREAT MIMICS
A Michigan woman was convicted of first-degree murder on Wednesday (July 19) in a bizarre case that included psychics, mysterious death threats and a parrot as an alleged eyewitness.
FINAL NEW MOON SUNDAY STARTS THE COUNTDOWN TO THE GREAT AMERICAN ECLIPSE
It seems that everyone is eagerly awaiting the shady drama that will be enacted in the skies over North America on Aug.
SEXUAL REPRODUCTION AND NATURAL SELECTION WORK TOGETHER TO PROTECT THE GENE POOL
A team of researchers have made discoveries concerning the way genetic mutations interact with one another, and how a function of sex may be ridding our gene pool of multiple mutations simultaneously.
CATTLE COULD HOLD THE KEY TO DEFEATING HIV VIRUS
Cattle have a "mind blowing" ability to combat the HIV virus, American researchers have found.
FRENCH CULTURE: CUSTOMS & TRADITIONS
Most people associate French culture with Paris, which is a center of fashion, cuisine, art and architecture, but life outside of the City of Lights is very different and varies by region.
France doesn't just have culture; the word "culture" actually comes from France.
SHARK WEEK: HOW TO WATCH IT LIKE A SCIENTIST
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THE COST OF UNIVERSAL BASIC INCOME IS LESS THAN YOU MIGHT THINK
Many people believe that the cost of a universal basic income would be the number of people who get it times the amount of the income. In reality, the cost is far lower.
NEIGHBORING "HIDDEN GALAXY" REMAINS ELUSIVE TO CURRENT TECHNOLOGY
The "Hidden Galaxy" is incredibly difficult to observe and image, and it is only one of many parts of the cosmos that elude us. However, as technologies progress, so will our ability to see the Universe around us.
GOOGLE’S AI FIGHT CLUB WILL TRAIN SYSTEMS TO DEFEND AGAINST FUTURE CYBERATTACKS
Google Brain and data science platform Kaggle have announced an "AI Fight Club" to train machine learning systems on how to combat malicious AI. As computer systems become smarter, cyberattacks also become tougher to defend against, and this contest could help illuminate unforeseen vulnerabilities.
JEFF BEZOS JUST COMMENTED ON HIS NEW "ROCKET FACTORY" IN A REMARKABLE INSTAGRAM VIDEO
Amazon and Blue Origin CEO Jeff Bezos posted his very first Instagram this week: a video featuring his private space company's new rocket factory.