Sunday, December 16, 2018
(NEWSER) – The world's deadliest cat is no leopard or tiger—in fact, it's the size of a house cat and appears just as cuddly. But the black-footed cat of southern Africa can hunt the grasslands like no other, Live Science reports. The PBS series Super Cats follows them on nightly forays, showing how they...
Working toward becoming more self-confident in yourself is worth your time and energy because of all the benefits you’ll reap. You’ll start to love who’s looking back in the mirror and be able to live your life to the fullest when you feel good about yourself overall. The good news...
A strange little dwarf planet with a colorful name is giving astronomers new evidence in the hunt for Planet X. The Goblin is a newly confirmed dwarf planet that travels to the fringes of the solar system. Formally known as 2015 TG387, the nickname came from the “TG” part of...
We just got one step closer to “touching” the sun. In the early hours of Sunday morning, a NASA rocket carrying the Parker Solar Probe was successfully launched from Florida’s Cape Canaveral Air Force Station — marking the beginning of a seven-year mission that aims to get the probe closer...
Your property is susceptible to insects that can cause a lot of havoc. Insects can make your home uncomfortable to live and also cause different types of health issues. In addition, they can cause costly damage to your property. This is why it is important to understand how to...
Plastic contamination will soon be "catastrophic" for human health and is slowly "killing the human race", a doctor and environmental organisation have warned. The stark message comes after research carried out during the Volvo Ocean race proved conclusively that plastic pollution has spread to every part of the planet. The data...
World-renowned British physicist Stephen Hawking will embark on his ultimate posthumous discovery, as his words will be beamed into a black hole after a memorial service on Friday. As the ashes of the legendary cosmologist are interred at Westminster Abbey between the graves of Sir Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin,...
The "building blocks" for life have been discovered in 3-billion-year-old organic matter on Mars, NASA scientists announced Thursday. Researchers cannot yet say whether their discovery stems from life or a more mundane geological process. However, “we’re in a really good position to move forward looking for signs of life,"...
Scientists at MIT have revealed how they trained an artificial robot to become a “psychopath” by only showing it captions from disturbing images depicting gruesome deaths posted on Reddit. The team from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) named the world’s first psycho robot Norman, after the central character in...
Astronomers changed Pluto status from planet to dwarf planet, but it’s possible that it’s not any kind of planet at all. In a study published in the journal “Icarus,” scientists have found fascinating similarities between Pluto and the 67P comet studied by the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Rosetta spacecraft in...