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2018-02-25 08:02:27

Extinct 'Denisovan' people may have lived on Earth's highest plateau

JohnOlsenByColinBarrasHumansarrivedontheTibetanPlateautensofthousandsofyearsearlierthanwethought.Thisraisesthepossibilitythatthefirsthumanstocopewiththeharshconditionstherewerenotmodernhumans

2018-02-24 07:01:16

金沙上网导航:Brain circuits uniquely disrupted in Gulf War syndrome

BySaraReardonWhenshereturnedfromservingintheGulfconflictin1991

2018-02-24 06:01:04

Zapping brain to improve learning comes at a cost

ByAndyCoghlanStimulatingthebrainwithelectricalsignalscansharpensomeofyourfaculties

2018-02-24 04:02:27

Sugary drinks may kill 184,000 people each year

NEWYORKCITY’scontroversialbanonlargesodadrinkswasblockedlastweek

2018-02-23 04:02:14

Hammerhead sharks are winners of wildlife trade meeting

(Image:JeffRotman/Getty)Seemoreinourgallery:“Meetsixwinnersandlosersfromwildlifetrademeeting“ITLOOKSlikeitwillbegoodnewsforsharksbutbadnewsforpolarbearsattheConventiononInternationalTradeinEnda

2018-02-22 04:01:05

Women abused as children likelier to bear autistic child

ByPeterAldhousWomenabusedinchildhoodaremorelikelytohavechildrenwithautism

2018-02-17 03:01:06

NASA spacecraft OSIRIS-REx set to start mission at asteroid Bennu

NASA/Goddard/UniversityofArizonaByLeahCrane“Bennuorbust”isoneoftheslogansoftheOSIRIS-RExmission

2018-02-16 02:01:24

Web searches uncover hidden drug dangers

ByPeterAldhousYou’refeelingunwell

2018-02-13 05:01:22

SpaceX glitch may be deemed secret under US arms laws

Editorial:“Don’tletknee-jerksecrecyslowdownspaceflight“DRAGONcapsulesareclassedasweapons

2018-02-13 04:01:24

金沙上网导航:Cellphone sniffer hunts down illicit prison calls

ByPaulMarks(Image:SandyHuffaker/Corbis)SHOTsixtimesina“hit”allegedlyplannedbyprisoners

2018-02-12 02:02:27

Anti-doping agency warns athletes of black market drug

DRUGcheatswatchout.TheWorldAnti-DopingAgency(WADA)hastakentherarestepofissuingawarningtoathletesafterdiscoveringabuseofablackmarketdrugthatcausesmultiplecancersinrodents.Thedrug

2018-02-11 03:01:17

Antibiotic resistance an 'apocalyptic threat'

ByDeboraMacKenzieEditorial:“Avertingtheantibioticsapocalypsenow“ANTIBIOTICresistanceposesan“apocalyptic”threattohumanhealth.Wearefacing“nightmarebacteria”andarelosinga“war”againstthem.Suchlanguage

2018-02-10 07:01:20

First rapid planet-reader makes unique family portrait

ByLisaGrossman(Image:Project1640)AnexoplanetportraitsnappedfromEarthhasrevealedthechemicalcontentsoffourworldsatonce.Itisafeatthatcouldmarkthebeginningofrapidcharacterisationofplanetsaroundotherstar

2018-02-09 07:02:28

Deepest point in the ocean is teeming with life

HOLLYWOODdirectorJamesCameronfoundlittleevidenceoflifewhenhedescended11

2018-02-08 05:02:07

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Watchwhatyoueatbeforesurgery.Rodentsgivenahigh-fatdietweremorelikelytoexperiencechemicalimbalancesandinflammationafteranoperationthanthosefednormally.Calorierestrictionmaybeaninexpensivewaytohelpprote

2018-02-06 03:02:15

金沙上网导航:One bad night’s sleep may increase levels of Alzheimer’s protein

JUANGAERTNER/SCIENCEPHOTOLIBRARYByNewScientiststaffandPressAssociationJustonenightofbadsleepmayleadtomoreofaproteinlinkedtoAlzheimer’sdiseasebuildingupinthebrain.PeoplewithAlzheimer’sdiseasetendtohave

2018-02-06 02:01:13

Quantum computer could solve prime number mystery

AMILLION-DOLLARpuzzlerelatingtoprimenumberscouldbetackledusingonlyamid-sizedquantumcomputer.Thereisaracetofindeverbiggerprimes

2018-02-05 08:02:06

Gold seams form in an earthquake-powered flash

ByJeffHechtOVER80percentoftheworld’sgolddepositsformedinaflash.Mountain-buildingearthquakesdeepbelowEarth’ssurfacepullapartrockssoquicklythatthehigh-pressurefluidstheycontaininstantlyvaporise

2018-02-05 01:02:25

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Thenearesthabitableexoplanetmaybequitecloseindeed.Basedonanearlierestimate

2018-02-05 01:02:17

Astronauts could 3D print tools from their own processed faeces

ByAliceKlein NASA/SciencePhotoLibraryWastenot

2018-02-03 06:02:20

Bumper haul of cancer genes promises better prevention

ByAndyCoghlanThankstothelargesteverstudyintothegenomicsofcancer

2018-02-03 05:01:17

Lunar X Prize to put a rover on the moon has been resurrected

TheAsahiShimbun/GettyByLeahCraneTheLunarXPrizeiscontinuingon

2018-02-01 03:01:04

Astronauts launch in Soyuz rocket for first time since botched takeoff

NASA/VictorZelentsovBySamWongNormalservicehasresumedforSoyuzspaceflights–theonlycraftthatcannowcarryhumanstoandfromtheInternationalSpaceStation(ISS).Threeastronautslaunchedtodayforthefirsttimesinceabo

2018-01-25 08:01:24

Robotic swim buddy snaps your stroke from below

ByHalHodson(Image:ZacMacAulay/Plainpicture)NOTfeelingyourfrontcrawl?Breaststrokealittleoff-kilter?Nottoworry

2018-01-24 08:02:26

Threatwatch: The cost of drugs for a dead disease

ByDeboraMackenzie(Image:LynnPelham//TimeLifePictures/GettyImages)TheUSgovernmenthastakendeliveryofthefirstdrugsaidtocuresmallpox.Itwasdevelopedunderagovernmentplantobuybiodefencedrugsthatwouldothe

2018-01-24 07:01:16

Flow batteries could back up grid of the future

ByMartinLaMonica(Image:EdFreeman/Getty)THEfutureofenergystoragehastakenrootonanonionfarminsouthernCalifornia.Seekingtooffsetitselectricitybills

2018-01-24 01:02:17

Quality control opens path to synthetic biology's Ikea

ByDouglasHeaven(Image:GopalMurti/SPL)THEnextindustrialrevolutioncouldbebiological.Thinklivingmachinesthatproduceenergyfromlandfillwaste

2018-01-22 05:02:29

Planck map reveals birth, life and death of a cosmos

(Image:ESA-Planckcollaboration)TheAxisofEvilandamysterycoldspotstandoutinthisenhancedversionofthePlanckmap“Tomorrowwillbelikeabirthdayforcosmologists

2018-01-21 03:01:08

Green car tyres can generate energy while monitoring road conditions

MarinTomas/GettyByLeahCraneAnewtypeofeco-friendlycartyremaybeabletoconvertthestaticelectricitybetweenthetyreandthegroundintousefulenergythatcouldbeusedtorechargethecar’sbattery.Previousresearchhasshow

2018-01-20 02:02:12

The Nile river is at least 30 million years old

GeorgeChan/NaturePLByLucasJoelTHEsourceoftheNileriverremainedamysterytoEuropeansforthousandsofyears.Nowanotherpuzzlehasfinallybeensolved:thesourceoftheriverindeeptime.TheNilehadbecomeamajorriverbyaro

2018-01-20 01:01:03

The changing face of the lion

ByMichaelMarshallLIONkingsmaintainabsolutecontrol

2018-01-17 06:02:27

Pump iron the smart way with a motion-capture coach

ByHalHodson(Image:ChristopherRobbins/Plainpicture)ELBOWSup

2018-01-15 03:01:05

Books expose the rise of the emotionless zombies

FEARSoftheworldbeingtakenoverbyunfeelingzombiesmightnotbethatfarfetched.OurbooksindicatethatEnglishspeakersarebecominglessemotional.AlbertoAcerbiattheUniversityofBristol

2018-01-14 08:01:08

Epic history of light reveals the universe peaked 10 billion years ago

NASA/ESA/STScIByLeahCraneMostofthehistoryoftheuniverseisahistoryoflight–ofstarsblinkingonandshiningthroughoutthecosmos.Now

2018-01-13 01:02:20

Spending on renewables in rich countries has halved in six years

imageBROKER/AlamyTheworldaddedmoresolarcapacityin2017thanallnewcoal

2018-01-12 05:01:16

Electronic violin turns laser signals into music

ByHalHodson(Image:DylanMenzies)THEsoundofaviolinbowacrossstringscanbeexquisite.Butbowingwellishardtomaster.Nowthatsmoothgraceisencapsulatedinanewkindofelectronicinstrument.DevelopedbyDylanMenziesatD

2018-01-10 03:02:20

Fracking could cut carbon emissions… in the short term

ByMichaelMarshall(Image:JustinTallis/AFP/Getty)It’saconundrum.Theworldcouldcutgreenhouseemissionsbyfrackingforgasandreplacingcoal-firedpowerstations

2018-01-09 08:02:14

Revealed: the first ever picture of the sun's north pole

ESA/RoyalObservatoryofBelgiumByDouglasHeavenHere’saviewyou’veneverseenbefore.Detailedimagesofthesuninallitsblazingglory–withcoronalloops

2018-01-08 08:02:28

Our eyesight is sharpest at twilight – and now we may know why

DinaAlfasi/EyeEmByClareWilsonOURsightissharpestatdawnanddusk –andnowwemayknowwhy.It is notaresultofchangeswithinoureyes

2018-01-08 07:01:05

Four wings bad, two wings better – for early birds

ByMichaelSlezakBEFOREbirdscouldflyontwowings

2018-01-07 06:02:21

Snapshot of a two-faced Tatooine world

THEfaintblobintheimagebelowmightbethefirstplanetwithtwosunstohaveitspicturetaken.Eitherthat

2018-01-07 06:02:17

Web pioneers share £1m for winning engineering 'Nobel'

Readmore:Clickheretoreadalongerversionofthisstory“THEgeeksarewinning!”SosaidVintonCerfasheandfourotherswhohelpedcreatetheinternetandthewebsharedtheUK’sinauguralQueenElizabethprizeforengineering–bille

2018-01-06 05:02:29

World's thinnest endoscope is width of a human hair

THINasahumanhairandwitharesolutionfourtimesthatofsimilardevices

2018-01-06 05:01:22

Gang of chimpanzees kills their alpha male

ByRowanHooper(Image:JenniferScott)ETTU

2018-01-06 05:01:21

Giant Milky Way bubbles blown by black hole merger

ByNigelHenbest(Image:NASA/GSFC)AtinygalaxythatcollidedwiththeMilkyWayspawnedtwohugebubblesofhigh-energyparticlesthatnowtoweroverthecentreofourgalaxy.Thisnewmodelforthebirthofthemysteriousbubblesal

2018-01-03 07:02:16

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Amonkeyhashaditsskincellscoaxedintobecomingstemcellsthenneurons

2017-12-26 06:02:18

Robots don’t take people’s jobs - they make new ones

JoergKoch/gettyBySallyAdeeRobotsarethegreatbogeymenofthe21stcentury.Withtheirsuperhumanstrengthandnon-stopworkethicmanyfeeltheyaregunningforourjobs.Butthesefearsmaybeoverblown.Thefirstcomprehensiveloo

2017-12-26 04:01:02

Bees to have their day in court over insecticide use

ByMichaelMarshall(Image:JohnWalker/Corbis)Thelawyerswillbeasbusyasbees.Thelong-runningrowoverinsecticideslinkedtodeclinesinbeenumbersisgoingtocourt.BeekeepersandactivistsaresuingtheUSEnvironmentalPr

2017-12-21 06:01:09

Wasps drum with their stomachs to tell each other about food

CourtesyofBenjaminTaylorByRichardKemenyWaspsliterallydrumupinterestinfood.Theybangtheirabdomensagainstthewallsoftheirnests

2017-12-20 05:01:30

The melting of Canada's glaciers is irreversible

ByAndyCoghlan(Image:AlexGardner/ice2sea)SeeCanada’sglacierswhileyoustillcan.Theirmeltingisirreversible

2017-12-20 04:01:30

Plants lace their nectar with drugs to make bees return

ByZoeCormier(Image:Ocean/CorbisOcean/Corbis)Plantsmaybespikingtheirnectarwithaddictivedrugstolureinsectsintospreadingtheirpollen.GeraldineWrightatNewcastleUniversity