Fossils reveal very awkward dinosaur once roamed the Earth

Paleantologists in the Gobi Desert in Mongolia have discovered new fossils that allow them to create a picture of what one of the most unusually-shaped dinosaurs looked like.

4 hours ago from The Independent

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New evidence on Neanderthal mixing

New research on a 45,000-year-old Siberian thighbone has narrowed the window of time when humans and Neanderthals interbred to between 50,000 and 60,000 years ago, and has shown that modern ...

10 hours ago from

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Hate your email? Google knows: its new app promises the earth (and a manageable inbox)

Google has launched a new smartphone app "years in the making" that it claims will let people finally take control of their inboxes.

10 hours ago from The Independent

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'Anti-Facebook' social network gets fresh funding

Flush with a reported $5.5 million in fresh funding, upstart social network Ello on Thursday legally changed its corporate standing to back a promise to remain ad-free.

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Facebook goes retro with 'Rooms' chat app

Facebook on Thursday released an application that lets people create virtual "rooms" to chat about whatever they wish using any name they would like.

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Christian Bale to play Apple's Steve Jobs

Oscar-winner Christian Bale, best known for his star turn in the blockbuster "Batman" film franchise, will play Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in an upcoming biopic.

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Humans were living at extreme altitudes 1000 years earlier than thought

Paleoindians reached new heights soon after arriving in South America

2 hours ago from Science Now

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New discoveries show more contact between far-flung prehistoric humans than had been thought

The great global migration of early humans out of Africa went further and higher than previously thought according to two sets of discoveries which suggest that the inhabitants of Easter Island ...

1 hours ago from The Independent

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Free Xbox Music Streaming To Bite The Dust In December

Microsoft has announced, rather quietly, that the free Xbox Music streaming service will bite the dust on December 1st. This service allowed subscribers to stream unlimited music for ...

4 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Google teams with Oxford to teach machines to think

Google on Thursday announced a partnership with artificial intelligence teams at Oxford University to teach machines to think like people.

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