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Boaty McBoatface's maiden voyage helps uncover why the Antarctic Southern Ocean is warming 

17/06/2019 • 19:00 Science Daily Mail  

Scientists have revealed that Boaty McBoatface's first mission, which took place in April 2017, involved studied the changing temperatures at the …

Dogs evolved muscles that give them 'sad eyes' to trigger a nurturing response in their owners

17/06/2019 • 19:00 Science Daily Mail  

Scientists from the University of Portsmouth say the evolutionary step took around 33,000 years - dating back from when our ancestors first started to …

How canines capture your heart: scientists explain puppy dog eyes

17/06/2019 • 19:00 Science The Guardian  

Study finds animals developed a facial muscle to wield emotional power over humans In a project that has all the makings of a Roald Dahl classic, …

Reversible superglue proves strong enough to hold average man

17/06/2019 • 19:00 Science The Guardian  

Snail slime-like substance appears to solve problem of weak and reversible or strong and irreversible adhesive A reversible superglue that mimics the …

MIT researchers develop robot that can learn to identify objects based on sight and touch

17/06/2019 • 18:56 Science Daily Mail  

A team of researchers from MIT developed a robot arm and equipped it with AI software that's capable of predicting what an object will look like or …

Comcast unveils accessibility feature that will let users control the TV using only their EYES

17/06/2019 • 18:39 Science Daily Mail  

By partnering with makers of eye-gaze hardware, Comcast said its feature will let users do just about anything that can a physical remote can do, …

Global population could hit 10.9 BILLION by the end of the century, UN predicts

17/06/2019 • 18:34 Science Daily Mail  

The UN Population Division has released its biennial prospects for fertility rates and population changes around the world, estimating the population …

The incredible 'Atlas of Space' that maps the orbits of every known object in our solar system

17/06/2019 • 17:46 Science Daily Mail  

Eleanor Lutz, from the University of Washington, transforms public data sets into beautiful scientific drawings and animations. In one, she has …

Google CEO Sundar Pichai admits YouTube may never eliminate hate speech and misinformation

17/06/2019 • 16:56 Science Daily Mail  

Google CEO Sundar Pichai says he's not sure YouTube will ever be able to fully eliminate hateful content on the video-sharing site, as it grapples …

South American outages cast doubt on safety of internet-connected smart grids

17/06/2019 • 16:48 Science Daily Mail  

Bloomberg Columnist David Fickling points out that smart grid systems that connect electrical infrastructure to the internet may leave the door open …

The magnetic field around the giant black hole at our galaxy's centre has stopped it from devouring

17/06/2019 • 16:30 Science Daily Mail  

Researchers from NASA used a flying telescope to indirectly map the magnetic field around the black hole at the heart of our galaxy, finding that …

Did you solve it? Are you in the smartest 1 per cent (of 13-year-olds)?

17/06/2019 • 16:00 Science The Guardian  

The solutions to today’s problems Earlier today I set you the following puzzles: 1. In this word-sum, each letter stands for one of the digits 0–9, …

People first arrived in Australia in large groups, computer modelling reveals

17/06/2019 • 15:14 Science Daily Mail  

Many Aboriginal cultures have strong oral histories of their distant ancestors having arrived from the north. Now Australian researchers have used …

'Meteoric smoke' created clouds on  Mars

17/06/2019 • 15:00 Science Daily Mail  

Researchers from Hampton University in Virginia suggest that clouds on Mars from dust created by space debris slamming into the planet's atmosphere …

How the internet is affecting the human brain: Multitasking and relying on Google to jog memories

17/06/2019 • 13:09 Science Daily Mail  

A new review looking into the effect of the online world on our brain functions from researchers in the UK, U.S. and Australia, has drawn a number of …

Trump orders chief of staff to leave the room after he coughs during interview

17/06/2019 • 12:10 Science The Telegraph  

Global commodities trade and consumption place the world's primates at risk of extinction

17/06/2019 • 11:20 Science Daily Mail  

Researchers have estimated that between 2001 to 2015,160 million hectares of forest were lost in the Tropics due to human activities like the …

The Louvre plans to launch a VR exhibition that takes you behind the glass of the Mona Lisa

17/06/2019 • 11:15 Science Daily Mail  

The VR experience, 'Mona Lisa: Beyond the Glass', will be released to coincide with the opening of a retrospective of da Vinci's artistic career at …

Elite police unit at major African wildlife park hailed as number of elephants lost to poachers drops to zero

17/06/2019 • 11:11 Science The Independent  

Last time elephant was killed by poacher in Mozambique's Niassa reserve was May 17, …

Mobile phones could soon protect themselves against pickpockets

17/06/2019 • 10:50 Science Daily Mail  

The new technology, created by Swedish phone company Ericsson, will be able to tell if someone other than the owner is attempting to pick it up using …