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How Accurate Are Ancestry DNA Tests, Anyway?

The past few years have seen an explosion of DNA tests available to the public. The cost of running DNA tests has gone down,...
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Are Folding Phones Just a Fad?

A phone that can be the size of a tablet, but fold in half to fit in your pocket, seems like science fiction. Years...
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New York to London in Under an Hour, Hypersonic Breakthrough Now Closer to Reality

Imagine crossing the Atlantic on your lunch hour… That possibility has just gotten much closer to reality. Engineers and scientists say they are very...
Google Stadia

Google Stadia: What People are Saying

Google recently announced plans to step into the already-crowded gaming space with a streaming service called Stadia. The Stadia service will require no hardware...
Apple Unveils

Apple Unveils Numerous Services During 2019 Event

The Apple Event 2019 is here, which means it’s that time of year that Apple unveils all of their new goodies. This year, instead...
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NASA’s Voyager 2 Has Left the Solar System

Elvis has left the building, and NASA’s Voyager 2 probe is the second human-made object to exit our Solar System. According to Professor Edward...
Hawaii bans oxybenzone and octinoxate sunscreens to save coral reefs

Hawaii Is Banning Certain Types of Sunscreen – Here’s What You Should Know

State legislators in Hawaii just passed measures to ban the sale of sunscreens that contain certain coral-killing ingredients. By 2021, some brands will either...
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Cryptocurrency Explained – This is How Bitcoin Works

You've likely heard about cryptocurrency in a passing conversation, or maybe you've even read about it on the internet. While the term has become...
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Earth’s Biggest Supervolcanoes & Their Devastating Capabilities

Natural disasters such as tsunamis, volcanic eruptions, and hurricanes cause nothing but havoc whenever they occur. When catastrophic events like these happen in heavily...
renewable-energy

The Most Promising Sources of Renewable Energy

There are a few sources of renewable energy that are exceptionally promising. They include biomass energy, hydropower, geothermal energy, wind energy and solar energy....