SCIENCE - TECHNOLOGY - NATURE
A FILM MADE OF GRAPHENE MAKES FILTERING DIRTY WATER EASIER THAN EVER
Researchers at CSIRO have developed a water filter made of graphene that can clean dirty water with a single pass. The team is looking to scale up the project for practical use.
NASA HAS A LEANING LAUNCH TOWER. HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT IT.
NASA is set to launch the SLS rocket in 2020. There's just one big problem: its $1 billion Mobile Launcher is leaning.
NEANDERTHAL ART WAS FAR BETTER THAN PREVIOUSLY THOUGHT AS SCIENTISTS FIND THEY MADE EARLIEST CAVE PAINTINGS
"Neanderthal" has become an insult for someone lacking in culture and refinement.
THESE 7 ANIMALS WOULD ABSOLUTELY CRUSH IT AT THE WINTER OLYMPICS
The Olympics are designed to test elite athleticism, at least in the human realm. But what about the animal world? How would arctic foxes fair in the Winter Olympics, or snowy owls for that matter?
THE DRUGS DO WORK: ANTI-DEPRESSANTS SHOULD BE GIVEN TO A MILLION MORE BRITONS, LARGEST EVER REVIEW CLAIMS
At least a million more Britons should be put on antidepressants, the authors of the largest ever review of the drugs today conclude.
INDIA’S CHANDRAYAAN-2 HAS MORE POWER THAN NASA’S APOLLO MISSIONS, BUT CHEAPER
India's space agency is scheduled to launch their second mission to the Moon, called the Chandrayaan-2. It would be the first time for India to land a rover unto the lunar surface, all at a cost that's cheaper than making the film "Interstellar."
ELON MUSK’S DEPARTURE FROM OPENAI’S BOARD MIGHT MEAN BIG THINGS FOR TESLA
In 2015, Elon Musk co-founded nonprofit AI research company OpenAI. Now, he is leaving OpenAI's board of directors due to a potential future conflict of interest involving another of his companies: Tesla.
IS THIS SEAL THE EARLIEST EVIDENCE OF THE PROPHET ISAIAH?
Some 2,700 years ago, someone pressed a seal bearing the name Isaiah into a soft piece of clay, which hardened over time, say archaeologists who discovered the impression in Jerusalem.
HERE'S WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU LEAVE SURGICAL SPONGES IN A PERSON'S BODY FOR YEARS
Sometimes, a bloated stomach is just gas or the result of something you ate. But for one woman in Japan, her abdominal bloating turned out to be caused by two surgical sponges that were left in her body years earlier, according to a new report of the case.
ANTI-BACTERIAL WIPES POINTLESS AS BUGS GROW BACK IN 20 MINUTES, SCIENTIST SAYS
Anti-bacterial wipes only eradicate bacteria from kitchen surfaces for 20 minutes and using them to keep germs at bay is "an absolutely redundant" exercise, a scientist has said.