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Biologists studied cormorants and penguins that hunt fish in frigid seas and found that cormorants save energy by only moving their necks when seizing prey.
Jefferson Graham offers a countdown to Black Friday deals on Talking Tech.             
Black Friday is next week, but Amazon launched on Friday numerous deals on electronics, toys, videos game, outdoor products and on its own devices. 
The immune cells that are trained to fight off the body's invaders can become defective. It's what allows cancer to develop. So most research has targeted these co-called effector T-cells. But a new s
Children vaccinated against influenza are significantly less likely to experience serious complications from the virus that could land them in hospital, new research has found.
With a miniaturized space probe capable of being accelerated to a quarter of the speed of light, we could reach Alpha Centauri, our nearest star, in 20 to 50 years. However, without a mechanism to slo
The current landscape of Madrid city and its vicinity was really different 14 million years ago. A semi-desert savanna has been inferred for the center of the Iberian Peninsula in the middle Miocene.
Germanium was the material of choice in the early history of electronic devices, and due to its high charge carrier mobility, it's making a comeback. It's generally grown on expensive single-crystal s
Boosting activity in brain areas related to thinking and problem-solving may also protect against worsening anxiety, suggests a new study. Using noninvasive brain imaging, the researchers found that a
In December, the Nobel Prize for Medicine and Physiology will be awarded for the identification of genes that control the inner clock. The honored academics examined fruit flies to determine the biorh
Tornado-like swirls of space plasma create tumultuous boundaries in the near-Earth environment, letting dangerous high-energy particles slip into near Earth space, new NASA mission results show.
When seeking a cure for a disease, early detection is often the key. The same is true for eliminating invasive species. Identifying their presence in a lake before they are abundant is vital. A recent
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is known to cause memory loss and cognitive decline, but other functions of the brain can remain intact. The reasons cells in some brain regions degenerate while others are pr
A team of leading computer scientists has developed a novel computational system to aid the design and fabrication of wind-up toys, focusing on automating the intricate interior machinery responsible
Britain's increasing cloudiness during the summer could be an important reason for the mysterious increase in rickets among British children over the past few decades, suggests new research.
How does the Japanese tree frog figure into the latest work of a noted mathematician? As it turns out, quite prominently. Researchers used the curious mating ritual of male Japanese tree frogs as insp
A new study points to yet another human factor that is hampering the ability of fish to reproduce: the timing of our fishing seasons. The study considers how the timing of fishing efforts might dispro
Over the past few months, the International Business Times sorted through dozens of initial coin offerings every week. And we’ve seen a few repetitive patterns. There are lots of startups claiming
The suspected meteor shook buildings when it raced through the sky in Lapland.
Aydin Önaç, head of St Olave's Grammar School in Orpington, will leave at Christmas.
NASA released an incredible timelapse Friday depicting life on Earth over the past 20 years. The video showed the earth “breathing,” including the ebb and flow of the planet’s ice and oceans th
Last night, shortly before Star Wars Battlefront II officially launched for the world to enjoy (or not), publisher Electronic Arts shockingly disabled the microtransactions that had caused so much
This Massdrop deal on the 55-inch LG E7 TV is the best discount we've ever seen for an OLED, but it won't last long.             
Children who are good at gaming may have a higher chance of being intelligent, according to new research. Buzz60's Nick Cardona has more.             
A number of serious security flaws discovered to affect Bluetooth devices earlier this year are now plaguing artificial intelligence-based, voice-activated speakers including Google Home and Amazon
Boston Dynamic's humanoid robot is getting more athletic. It executes impressive leaps and back flips in a newly released video.
Thursday night at the highly publicized reveal of the Tesla Semi truck, Elon Musk and his Tesla colleagues had a surprise up their sleeves. At the event that had been hyped as an event solely to show
China wants to use nuclear power to send its astronauts to the moon and start mining asteroids.
Connected speaker was Apple's answer to products from Sonos, Amazon and Google             
They've been front-runners throughout Season 25 of "Dancing With the Stars," and there is a good chance that Lindsey Stirling and Mark Ballas could find themselves crowned as the newest Mirrorba
Around 75,000 claimants were underpaid by mistakes made in assessing the main sickness benefit.
With its great battery life, smooth performance and immaculate camera, the Billion Capture+ challenges the dominance of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 and Redmi Y1 in budget smartphone segment
Subspecies of the flowers share most of their genes, but differ in a handful that lead to some being yellow on magenta and others being magenta on yellow.
Following the reveal of the “Fantastic Beasts 2” title, “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald,” fans have been very upset that Johnny Depp will have a major role in the new film, even
Researchers have debunked a popular theory linking socioeconomic status, genetics and cognitive development.
An Ohio Supreme Court Justice was criticized Friday after allegedly posting a Facebook status about his sexual encounters. Bill O’Neill’s post was surfaced on Twitter by Eric Heisig, a federal co
Experts have uncovered stone fortifications protected from the ravages of time by the alkaline waters of Lake Van, which are believed to have been built by the Urartu civilisation.
Nvidia reveals two Star Wars-themed versions of the GeForce Titan Xp Collector’s Edition.
These are the best swim trackers you can buy, with options for every budget.
Our favorite laptop, phone, and device deals on Black Friday 2017 weekend!
Black Friday has certainly arrived for the PS4 Pro! The mega bundle deals are going live.
Elon Musk’s reveal of Tesla Inc.’s electric Semi truck and Roadster sports car Thursday night helped push Tesla’s stock up nearly 4% early Friday, but some analysts remained skeptical of th
Denise Young Smith, Apple's first-ever vice president of inclusion and diversity, resigned from her position after less than a year, according to reports Thursday. Smith, who had been with Apple sinc
The 35th Golden Joysticks Awards have taken place in London and these are the games that won big this year.
Amazon's kicking off Black Friday with a week of deals, and these are the 10 best so far.             
The HomePod will now go on release in early 2018 as the gadget still needs work, said Apple.
The holidays are traditionally a time to gather with friends and family, but they’re also a time to reflect on the year’s achievements and set one’s sights on goals one hopes to achieve in the
If you're looking for a new laptop, these are the very best we tested all year.             
Experts speculate the gold coin, found in Monks Kirby, Warwickshire, may have been dropped by one of Richard's soldiers fleeing the pivotal Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485.
We've looked for the ultimate fusion of smartphone and camera - these are the 10 best to choose from
Imaging leader Canon, which is committed to the Indian market, sees itself growing rapidly with double-digit profits, and is heading towards the 21st year of its operations in the country. In an e-ma
A team of conspiracy theorists claim that recent natural disasters on Earth, including the recent earthquakes in Florida and Puerto Rico, are a sign the world is about to end.
The Nintendo Switch is sort of like cars in New York City: Nobody you know owns one, but traffic is horrible and finding a parking space is impossible. Nine months after its March release, the Switch
Buyer beware: these 'best seller' products may not be as good as you think             
Footage shows a bright light in the sky over Inari in Finland - but the flash was so intense it was also seen in Russia's Kola Peninsula and in northern Norway.
A new study provides additional support for treatment with vaginal progesterone to reduce the risk of preterm birth, neonatal complications and infant death in pregnant women with a short cervix. A sh
Specially tailored, ultrafast pulses of light can trigger neurons to fire and could one day help patients with light-sensitive circadian or mood problems, according to a new study. This study is among
Consumers can get help to spot domains that are known to be used by phishing gangs and cyber-thieves
The remains of a 20-foot (six-metre) long Steller's sea cow were found by nature reserve officials on the far flung Commander Islands in the Bering Sea.
BT and Huawei collaborating on networking projects to examine societal impact of technology.
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