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Chinese Researchers Created Highly Malleable ‘Terminator 2’-Like Liquid Metal
While metals that are malleable and conductive have already been discovered, this particular discovery provides a whole new world of potential uses for the tech industry.
28,000-Year-Old Woolly Mammoth Cells Show Biological Signs Of Life
The 28,000-year-old woolly mammoth was dug out of Siberian permafrost in 2011. Now scientists have found that its DNA is partially intact.
The Story Of The Chernobyl Disaster And The Radioactive Ghost Town, Pripyat, It Left Behind
When a reactor overheated and human error compounded the damage, disaster had only just begun. Chernobyl's contamination can still be felt to this day.
Police Use DNA From Discarded Hotdog Napkin To Find A 1993 Murderer
Jerry Westrom intends to plead not guilty, but the evidence — undeniable, genetic material left on the victim's towel and comforter — will be difficult to fight against.
Earthquake Data Helps Scientists Discover Mountains Perhaps Bigger Than Everest Deep Inside Earth
Researchers used seismic data from Bolivia's 1994 earthquake to map out a boundary 410 miles beneath the surface — and made a huge discovery.
James Watt May Not Be The Best Known Inventor, But Without Him, The Modern World May Not Exist
John Watt's steam engine not only streamlined travel and manufacturing, but was also an impetus for the Industrial Revolution.
US Navy Shipwreck Of World War II-Era USS Hornet Found 17,500 Feet Underwater After 76 Years
Through a research expedition funded by late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, the deep sea R/V Petrel vessel located the USS Hornet and captured priceless footage.
English Marathoner Mark Fellows Revealed To Be A Hitman Based On His GPS Watch History
A four-year streak of gang violence in northwestern England has ended as hitman Mark Fellows was brought to justice via his Garmin Forerunner.
First Ever Plant Grown On The Far Side Of The Moon Dies
The experiment is intended to test whether life can be sustained on the moon in the long term.
CIA Project MKUltra Achieved Dog Mind Control During The Cold War, Declassified Documents Reveal
“The specific aim of the research program was to examine the possibility of controlling the behavior of a dog, in an open field, by means of remotely triggering electrical stimulation of the brain."
More Than 1,000 Unexploded 18th-Century Rockets Were Just Discovered In India
The rockets are believed to have belonged to the 18th-century warrior king Tipu Sultan, who used them to fight British East India Company.