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INSURERS SEE SMOLDERING RISK AFTER CALIFORNIA'S WORST WILDFIRE

Residents rebuilding after the catastrophic Tubbs fire are paying higher premiums

LEARNING WHILE SLEEPING; THE CHALLENGES OF INEQUALITY

 
 
 

THE SCIENCE OF INEQUALITY

How high economic inequality negatively impacts nearly every aspect of human well-being-as well as the health of the biosphere

WHAT'S THE USE OF A HORSE'S TAIL?

Biologists think it's to keep insects away-but it took a couple of mechanical engineers to prove it

 
 
 

HOW EXERCISE MIGHT "CLEAN" THE ALZHEIMER'S BRAIN

Hints at potential treatments for age-related dementia and memory loss

WHEN A FEATHER-LIGHT TOUCH IS AGONY

Researchers identify a possible new target for treating atypical pain sensations

 
 
 

OUR SOLAR SYSTEM IS EVEN STRANGER THAN WE THOUGHT

New research shows a pattern of exoplanet sizes and spacing around other stars unlike what we see in our own system

NICE PEOPLE HAVE EMPTIER WALLETS

A study correlating personality traits with financial data found that agreeable people had lower savings, higher debt and higher bankruptcy...

 
 
 

SOLAR ECLIPSE WAS A BUZZKILL FOR BEES

Bees suddenly fell silent when the sun disappeared during last year's solar eclipse-perhaps because they were tricked into night mode....

HOW INSECTS PREPARE FOR WINTER

Research on the suspended-animation state called diapause might help save our crops-and our health

 
 
 

THE BUILDINGS THAT SURVIVED MICHAEL HOLD THE KEY TO ADAPTATION

Houses that survived were mostly built after Florida's stringent building code was passed

TROUBLE BREWING? CLIMATE CHANGE CLOSES IN ON BEER DRINKERS

Increasing droughts and heat waves could have a devastating effect on barley stocks-and beer prices

 
 
 

YOUNG AND STRUGGLING IN SCIENCE

Life is hard for early-career researchers, who must contend with uncertain futures, compete for funding and balance family life, with...

NEUROSCIENTISTS USE RABIES TO EXPLORE THE BRAIN

Using engineered forms of the rabies virus, neuroscientists can map brain circuits with unprecedented precision

 
 
 

HOW ACCURATE ARE ONLINE DNA TESTS?

Geneticist and author Adam Rutherford examines the evidence

WHY DOCTORS REJECT TOOLS THAT MAKE THEIR JOBS EASIER

From the thermometer's invention onward, physicians have feared-incorrectly-that new technology would make their jobs obsolete

 
 
 

SEARCH FOR ALIEN LIFE SHOULD BE A FUNDAMENTAL PART OF NASA, NEW REPORT URGES

A blue-ribbon committee finds the science of astrobiology is worthy of deep integration into the space agency's exploration efforts

MATH, QUILTING AND ACTIVISM

Mathematician Chawne Kimber shares her favorite theorems and quilts that make a statement

 
 
 

"WHOSE LAND DO YOU LIVE ON?" REMINDS AMERICANS COLONIZATION HAPPENED IN THEIR BACKYARDS

First Peoples populated America long before Europeans arrived to stake their claim. We have largely forgotten this legacy. A mapping...

LEARNING ON THE BACK OF AN ENVELOPE

Simple calculations can help demystify anything from geologic time to family budgets

 
 
 



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An interactive MTV Real World is coming to Facebook Watch

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Amazon updates Kindle Paperwhite with waterproofing and more storage

Amazon updates Kindle Paperwhite with waterproofing and more storage

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Where's Our Soulcalibur VI Review?

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The review embargo for Soulcalibur VI is up, but without seeing its online infrastructure on live servers, I'm not ready to give my final verdict on the game just yet. However... Read more ...

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In Kilik's Chronicle of Souls 2, explore the Ling-Sheng Su Tragedy, as Kilik struggles to combat the Evil Seed and faces unspeakable loss. SoulCalibur VI is available on... Read more ...

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Les constructeurs de smartphones Android devront payer l'installation des applications Google

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Xiaomi Black Shark 2 shows up on Geekbench running Android 8.1 Oreo

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 shows up on Geekbench running Android 8.1 Oreo

Xiaomi is all set to launch the follow-up to the Black Shark gaming smartphone released in April this year - it has an official landing page up, it has the TENAA clearance and... Read more ...

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Google Maps is now a lot more useful for electric-vehicle owners

Google Maps is now a lot more useful for electric-vehicle owners

Google Maps now lets electric-car owners find the nearest charging station with ease. It's also added data on the number and types of ports available, charging speeds, and... Read more ...

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YouTube down! Video-streaming site has crashed for users around the world

It's rare to see YouTube suffer serious issues, but at the time of writing, the site appears to be down for many of its users around the world. It's only just happened, and the... Read more ...

SoulCalibur 6 Review - Transcending History

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What truly distinguishes SoulCalibur from its genre contemporaries is a pervading sense of adventure. It tells a grand tale of knights and ninjas, axe-wielding goliaths and... Read more ...