Scientists Trace Back the First Sexual Act Ever, to Weird Ancient Fish

Ancient fish were the first to copulate. And according to a world renowned paleontologist, it looked a lot like square dancing

21 hours ago from TIME

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Paralyzed Man Walks Again After Miracle Surgery

Polish doctors used cells from patient's nose to heal spinal injury

Tue 21 Oct 14 from TIME

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Does Lockheed Martin Really Have a Breakthrough Fusion Machine?

Lockheed Martin says it will have a small fusion reactor prototype in five years but offers no data.Lockheed Martin's announcement last week that it had secretly developed a promising design ...

Mon 20 Oct 14 from MIT Technology Review

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Hendersons introduce hoverboard and a future beyond wheels

Greg and Jill Henderson are behind a hoverboard that uses a magnetic field to generate lift, and they have turned to crowdfunding to put the finishing touches on their California-based Hendo ...

17 hours ago from Phys.org

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Apple issues security warning for iCloud

Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid reports of a concerted effort to steal passwords and other data from people who use the popular service ...

5 hours ago from Phys.org

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Comet Siding Spring whizzes past Mars

A comet the size of a small mountain whizzed past Mars on Sunday, dazzling space enthusiasts with the once-in-a-million-years encounter.

Sun 19 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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NASA Mars probes watch comet near-miss

After a dramatic, one-in-a-million-years close encounter between Mars and comet Siding Spring on Sunday, all five functioning US Mars probes survived and are reportedly healthy. NASA confirms ...

Tue 21 Oct 14 from Gizmag

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New iPhones deliver big profits for Apple

The new big-screen iPhones helped propel Apple's profit and revenue in the past quarter, as the California tech giant delivered stronger-than-expected results.

Mon 20 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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New iPad cellular models have Apple SIM flexibility

Cellular-enabled iPad models are under a new paradigm, said AppleInsider, regarding the Apple SIM. Apple's newest iPad models with cellular connectivity use a SIM card which tech sites said ...

Sun 19 Oct 14 from Phys.org

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Now you can use a key to get into your Google account

There's an increasing recognition that passwords alone are not going be an adequate form of online security in the future. Two-factor authentication can vastly improve security, by simply introducing ...

18 hours ago from Gizmag

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