Egyptian blue paint hides in ancient mummy portraits

  Northwestern University researchers have discovered one of those things that seems really trivial, until...

Instagram isn't just squares anymore

  When Instagram first debuted – the photo-sharing app set itself apart from the pack...

Blood test could detect cancer relapse 8 months sooner

  Researchers from the Institute of Cancer Research in London have come up with a...

Why do fake sugars make us poop?

  For anyone who’s chewed too much sugar-free gum in one sitting or has seen...

History of galaxies revealed by astronomers for first time

For the first time, astronomers have found evidence proving that the structure of a galaxy can change over the course of its lifetime, demonstrating...

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Robot chef makes pizza and pancakes by reading WikiHow

  The next time you phone in an order to your favorite pizza place, don’t be surprised if there’s a...

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New map highlights worst US roads for drunk drivers

  Drinking and driving is never a good idea, but if you’re going to make the mistake of having a...

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Spotted: Rare nautilus seen after three decades

  A species of nautilus that has been called possibly “the rarest animal in the world” has been found in...