Surf's up in Wales: Surf park offers longest man-made...

An artificial inland lake holding more than six million gallons of water is being...

France acts against olive disease outbreak in Corsica

News of an outbreak usually refers to a virus or bacteria making people dangerously...

The real reason why we put sugar in coffee

Whether you are a spooner or a lumper, if you like sweet coffee and...

Hackers can crack self-firing rifles, change targets

As if the mere existence of computer-augmented, self-aiming rifles wasn’t worrisome enough, a pair...

Earth’s magnetic field older than previously believed

New research published in Thursday’s edition of the journal Science indicates that the Earth’s magnetic shield is far older than previously believed, which could...

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Delivering blood samples via drones is possible, study finds

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine have demonstrated in a new proof-of-concept study that the results...

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Beneath the surface: Exploring the composition of Philae's comet, Part 2

Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, the destination of the ESA’s Rosetta probe and Philae lander, has a dust-to-ice level of 0.4 to...

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Beneath the surface: Exploring the composition of Philae's comet, Part 1

When Philae, the lander accompanying the ESA’s Rosetta probe, successfully touched down on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko and became the first...