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Computers more accurate than humans at detecting fraudulent identity photos

The research used high quality 'face morphs' over a series of four experiments.

06 Aug 2019 7:39 AM

Scientists aim to create world’s first Humanimals

Yes, you read that right!

31 Jul 2019 12:02 PM

Modern humans split from Neanderthals far earlier than thought: study

Recent research on hominin teeth has shown that while size varied greatly across various human species.

16 May 2019 12:03 PM

AI is not “Machines vs Humans” but “Machines for Humans”

Sense and perceive the world by acquiring and processing images, sounds and speech.

16 Apr 2019 6:49 PM

Virgin Galactic sends three humans to space

The spacecraft spent a few minutes in microgravity, proving the safety, comfort and feasibility of the spaceflight for passengers.

27 Feb 2019 11:05 AM


Robot era: Keep humans in good jobs — urges ILO commission

The commission had also vigorously discussed the merits of governments providing a universal basic income.

23 Jan 2019 10:11 AM

Beluga whales and narwhals go through menopause like humans

Biological trait stops them from having too many young to feed in later life.

28 Aug 2018 7:20 PM

Alert! You can be caught fake-laughing

People are more attuned to the emotional engagement of others, and more likely to use those signals to predict other people's behavior.

30 Jul 2018 5:21 PM

Here's what your dog would do if you were upset

Every dog owner has a story about coming home from a long day, sitting down for a cry and the dog's right there, licking their face.

24 Jul 2018 4:32 PM

Ultrasound applied to brain may help patients with dementia

Ultrasound waves, applied to the whole brain, improve cognitive dysfunction in mice with conditions simulating vascular dementia.

23 Jul 2018 9:43 AM


Human influence detected in changing seasons: Study

Satellite temperature data are consistent with models that project that this seasonal

21 Jul 2018 2:55 PM

Ancient 'Iceman' shows signs of a well-balanced last meal

Some of the stomach contents of Oetzi the Iceman had traces of fern leaves and spores.

13 Jul 2018 3:23 PM

Humans arrived in Asia earlier than thought: Study

The artefacts include a notch, scrapers, cobble, hammer stones and pointed pieces, according to the study published in the journal Nature.

12 Jul 2018 1:40 PM

Here's how city sizes affect migration patterns

Those who do migrate are more likely to move to a city of a similar size.

11 Jul 2018 6:59 PM

Noradrenaline helps humans sense the world

Noradrenaline plays a vital role in earlier stages of perception, according to a new study.

11 Jul 2018 2:09 PM


'Novel HIV vaccine found safe, effective'

The relevance of vaccine protection in rhesus monkeys to clinical efficacy in humans remains unclear.

09 Jul 2018 4:38 PM

Climate change causing high-altitude clouds to becoming increasingly visible

Here is what a new study has found.

06 Jul 2018 9:23 AM

New antiviral gene may stop virus clone

The research found that the compound, called ddhCTP, which disrupts the replication machinery of Zika virus.

24 Jun 2018 11:14 AM

Human cells are first responders to repair damaged DNA

Here is what a new study has found.

21 Jun 2018 2:21 PM

Stop spread of TB from infected elephants to humans in Amber fort: PETA India to govt

Group says Modi's TB-Free India by 2025 can't be achieved without dealing with TB-infected elephants near Jaipur.

18 Jun 2018 3:02 PM