This book was launched last year but somehow I only managed to stumble upon it now. 'The Paleoart of Julius Csotonyi' published by Titan Books represents all those small boy dreams I had about Dinosaurs. Julius Csotonyi has been described as a rockstar of paleoart but...
Is it really worth protecting your privacy online? That may seem a strange question considering the amount of media articles on internet fraud and theft. However what is the likelihood of your online security being breached? Most attempts by criminals to...
Kahn at the Geneva motor show revealed what had to be one of the stranger concept cars. Code named 'Mission 1', it's a 6x6 version of their Flying Huntsman. It is based on the Land Rover Defender 110 and has a 6.3L GM LS3 V8 sending around 430bhp to all 6 wheels via a...
Storms on Jupiter are disturbing the planet's...
on 22 August, 2019 at 17:04
Coordinated observations of Jupiter in early 2017 by six ground-based telescopes and Hubble allowed astronomers to study the evolution of bright plumes and connect them with cloud movements deep in the planet. They show that these plumes originate 80 kilometers below the surface cloud deck and rise […]
Scratching the surface of how your brain senses...
on 22 August, 2019 at 16:55
Light touch plays a critical role in everyday tasks, such as picking up a glass or playing a musical instrument, as well as for detecting the touch of, say, biting insects. Researchers have discovered how neurons in the spinal cord help transmit such itch signals to the brain. The findings could […]
Scorpion toxin that targets 'wasabi receptor' may...
on 22 August, 2019 at 15:34
Researchers have discovered a scorpion toxin that targets the 'wasabi receptor,' a chemical-sensing protein found in nerve cells that's responsible for the sinus-jolting sting of wasabi. Because the toxin triggers a pain response, scientists think it can be used as a tool for studying chronic pain […]
Australian men's life expectancy tops other men's
on 22 August, 2019 at 13:40
Australian men are now living longer than any other group of males in the world, according to new research.
Is it autism? The line is getting increasingly...
on 21 August, 2019 at 15:18
If the current trend in diagnostic practices holds, the definition of autism may get too blurry to be meaningful, a research team finds.
Stardust in the Antarctic snow
on 20 August, 2019 at 14:16
The rare isotope iron-60 is created in massive stellar explosions. Only a very small amount of this isotope reaches the earth from distant stars. Now, a research team has discovered iron-60 in Antarctic snow for the first time. The scientists suggest that the iron isotope comes from the […]
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Amazon fires: 'Our house is burning', Macron...
on 23 August, 2019 at 06:17
The French president's call for the issue to be discussed at the G7 summit angers Brazil’s president.
Soolking: Stampede at Algeria rap concert 'kills...
on 23 August, 2019 at 04:36
Fans had gathered to see rapper Soolking perform in Algiers when the stampede happened, reports say.
Gary Ray Bowles: Florida executes killer who...
on 23 August, 2019 at 03:55
Dubbed the "I-95 Killer", Gary Ray Bowles admitted to killing six men along the eastern US main freeway.
South Korea and Japan's feud explained
on 23 August, 2019 at 02:31
The nations share a complicated history, tied to atrocities committed when Japan colonised Korea.
Hasbro to buy Peppa Pig owner Entertainment One...
on 23 August, 2019 at 02:05
The US toy maker will expand its entertainment portfolio with other preschool brands including PJ Masks.
The Amazon is on fire - how bad is it?
on 23 August, 2019 at 01:44
Thousands of fires are ravaging the Amazon rainforest in Brazil. How bad are they?