WE’RE often told eight hours is the perfect healthy amount of sleep. But according to new research, that’s wrong.
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US wildlife experts are baffled by a "wolf-like" animal that was killed by a Montana farmer.
Magno said authorities are working on a plan that would allow residents temporarily back in to retrieve additional belongings if conditions allowed.
Kilauea volcano has erupted near a residential area on Hawaii's largest island, prompting a local state of emergency and the mandatory evacuation of 1,700 residents.
Member states have voted in favour of an almost complete ban on the use of neonicotinoid insecticides across the EU.
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ACCORDING to experts, the ‘death rattle’ is one of the signs that your time is coming to an end and death is near.
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AN out-of-control Chinese space station is hurtling towards Earth and is expected to re-enter our planet’s atmosphere today.
A California superior court judge has ruled that all coffee companies, including global giant Starbucks, must use cancer warning labels on products. A discussion on fines is ongoing, but they could amount to $2,500 per customer.
The successor to the Hubble Space Telescope has been delayed yet again and will not now launch until "approximately May 2020".
A storm blanketing the north-eastern United States with snow, ice, and winds has caused travel chaos and work closures on the first full day spring.
The storm has mostly passed in most areas in the Northeast. While it's not as strong as last week's as far as wind and waves, it will produce a lot of snow, CNN meteorologist Michael Guy said.
A third person has died in Australia after eating melon contaminated with listeria bacteria.
Though the study has not yet been published in a scientific journal, it triggered a spate of booze-praising headlines. But can alcohol actually help you live longer? Researchers have gone back and forth on that question for years. Here’s what the research really says about alcohol and health.
Risky masturbation kills 80 to 100 Germans a year, claims a Brandenburg physician who is shining a light on the unpredictable and often clandestine killer.
ELON Musk’s space car has overshot its target and is now heading towards the dangerous asteroid belt.
SpaceX's big new rocket blasted off Tuesday on its first test flight, carrying a red sports car aiming for an endless road trip past Mars.