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Prehistoric Frogs Preserved In Amber For 99 Million Years

Prehistoric frogs that have been trapped in amber for 99 million years provide a glimpse into how the ancient world looked like. The ancient frogs came from Myanmar, in the same amber deposits where many other fossils have been found.

Ancient June 15, 2018

Oregon Woman Dies From Rare Disease Spread By Rodents: What Is Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome?

The Deschutes County Health Department confirmed that a woman in Oregon died from hantavirus pulmonary syndrome. What are the signs and symptoms of this rare disease, and how can people be protected from infection?

Public Health June 15, 2018

Religion Helps You Live Longer, Study Shows: Here's The Explanation

A new study confirmed previous findings that religious people live longer than atheists. Scientific explanations, not just the power of prayer, identify the connection between religion and a reduced risk of death.

Healthy Living/Wellness June 14, 2018

Hate Women In 'Battlefield V'? Then Don't Buy The Game, Says EA

Electronic Arts has received backlash for the inclusion of women in 'Battlefield V.' The female soldiers are here to stay, however, and an EA executive said that complaining gamers should 'either accept it or don't buy the game.'

Video Games June 14, 2018

World's First Commercial Space Station To Open In 2022: Here's What You Get For $55 Million

Axiom Space is on track to open the world's first commercial space station in 2022. Interested clients may book eight-day stays for $55 million, with the fee including a 15-week training program to prepare customers for space travel.

Space June 13, 2018

Here's Everything We Know On 'Devil May Cry 5': Release Date, Story, Gameplay, And More

Capcom unveiled 'Devil May Cry 5' at E3 2018, revealing a release date of spring 2019. The new 'Devil May Cry' game brings back the hack-and-slash, sword-and-gun gameplay of the franchise, along with the familiar face of Nero.

Video Games June 13, 2018

Next Xbox Console Will Launch In 2020: Will It Be Enough To Beat The PlayStation 4?

Microsoft is reportedly planning to launch the next-generation Xbox console in 2020. The timing may be too close to the launch of the Xbox One X, but the move may be necessary for Microsoft to keep pace with its rivals.

Video Games June 13, 2018

Here's How To Keep Babies And Toddlers Safe In The Sun For Summer

Parents looking forward to summer adventures with their toddlers or babies should remember to always protect their kids from the sun. Here are some tips, including the preferred fluid for hydration and sunscreen use.

Healthy Living/Wellness June 13, 2018

'Assassin's Creed: Odyssey' Lets Players Wield The Spear Of Leonidas, Choose Between Male Or Female Hero

Ubisoft officially unveiled 'Assassin's Creed: Odyssey' at E3 2018. The new 'Assassin's Creed' game will build upon the success of 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' while pushing the franchise further into the RPG genre.

Video Games June 12, 2018

Diamonds In Space Explain Mysterious Glow In Milky Way Galaxy

Astronomers have identified diamonds as the reason for anomalous microwave emission, a mysterious cosmic glow coming from newborn stars across the Milky Way galaxy. The findings also have implications on the studies of the Big Bang.

Space June 12, 2018

'Death Stranding' E3 2018 Trailer Is Weird And Confusing, But Gamers Still Love It

Hideo Kojima's 'Death Stranding' released a weird and confusing trailer at E3 2018. Gamers have no idea what is going on and what it is all about, but they still could not get enough of the PlayStation 4 exclusive.

Video Games June 12, 2018

Vegetarian Diet Benefits Include Longer Life, Healthier Heart, And Smaller Waistline

New research presented at the Nutrition 2018 meeting revealed more reasons to become vegetarian, including lower mortality risk, reduced chances of developing heart diseases, and a lower body mass index. The quality of the plant-based food, however, is also important.

Healthy Living/Wellness June 12, 2018

Square Enix E3 2018 Showcase Disappointed Gamers: No 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' Or 'The Avengers'

The Square Enix E3 2018 press conference was hyped up, but it turned out to be a letdown. The 30-minute video did not mention anything about the 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' and the unnamed 'The Avengers' project.

Video Games June 12, 2018

'Command & Conquer: Rivals' Revives Classic PC Game For Mobile, But Fans Hate It

Electronic Arts unveiled 'Command & Conquer: Rivals,' marking the return of the classic real-time strategy franchise. The game, however, is not for the PC but rather for mobile devices, leading to massive backlash from 'Command & Conquer' fans.

Video Games June 11, 2018

Microsoft Teases 'Halo Infinite': Will The Return Of Master Chief Save The Xbox One?

Microsoft and 343 Industries unveiled 'Halo Infinite,' the highly anticipated next game in the franchise after 2015's 'Halo 5: Guardians.' Will the new 'Halo' game, which will feature a story centered on the iconic Master Chief, save the Xbox One?

Video Games June 11, 2018

Woman Sues NASA To Keep Out-Of-This-World Gift: A Vial Of Moon Dust From Neil Armstrong

A woman from Tennessee filed a preemptive lawsuit in Kansas against NASA to keep an extraordinary gift. The gift, which came from astronaut Neil Armstrong, is a vial of moon dust.

Space June 11, 2018

NASA Shuts Down Opportunity Rover Due To Mars Dust Storm Bigger Than North America

NASA suspended the operations of the Opportunity rover in Mars as it was engulfed by a massive dust storm. Will the rover, which reached a milestone of spending 5,000 Martian days in February, make it through the ordeal?

Space June 11, 2018

Samsung Phone Catches Fire, Destroys Car: Woman Barely Escapes Flames

A woman was driving in downtown Detroit when she saw sparks come from one of her Samsung Galaxy phones. The device caught fire, and she barely made it out of her vehicle before it was engulfed in flames.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 11, 2018

US Suicide Rate Keeps Climbing: Here Are 2 Major Reasons Why

The suicide rate in the United States keeps climbing, it's up by 25 percent since 1999. Mental health experts identified two reasons that have contributed to the increase, namely suicide contagion and the public mental health crisis.

Public Health June 10, 2018

Fortnite Player Discovers How To Get Back To Spawn Island: You'll Need A Bridge And A Shopping Cart

A 'Fortnite' player finally discovered a way to get back to spawn island, using a massive bridge and a shopping cart. Previous attempts were blocked by an invisible wall, but apparently, the shopping cart gets through it.

Video Games June 9, 2018

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