Lonely supernova is exiled by black holes

  Supernovae typically occur within galaxies, where stars with the potential to explode number in...

High school brains don't heal from football season hits,...

  It’s generally understood that when you work out, you essentially damage muscles, so you...

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...

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 the wild for the first...

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Purple potatoes slow down colon cancer in mice

  It might be an exotic root vegetable that doesn’t make it onto your plate every day, but eating purple...

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Student finds missing foot of flesh-eating dinosaur

Most fossil hunters dream of discovering the “big one”, that once in a lifetime mega-find, and 20-year-old paleontology student...

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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...