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Pets given Reiki as complementary therapy

Reiki, the Japanese holistic energy healing system long used as a complementary therapy for humans, has now become popular for treating pets in Los...

Mice help forecast threat of Lyme Disease from ticks (Video)

American researchers say 2017 could be a bad year for Lyme disease. They are warning that there could be more of the tiny parasites...

7 great Google features you probably don’t use

According to a recent report, Google handles an average of 2.3 million searches every second. No doubt, Google is our go-to resource. We use...

Self-taught rocket scientist ‘Mad’ Mike Hughes announces launch over California ghost town

'Mad' Mike Hughes, who says he doesn't believe in science, has spent years - and $20,000 - building his own rocket in his garage. A...

December 2017 ‘supermoon’: Everything you need to know

It isn't as rare as a solar or lunar eclipse but it is the only time the event has occurred this year. The phenomenon...

Google Chrome’s ad blocker launches tomorrow

As it gears up to launch Chrome's built-in ad blocker tomorrow, Google today shared some details about how the new feature will work. First announced in June,...

Meeting the tiny monkeys saved from extinction

A tiny creature that was once nearly extinct has bounced back from the brink and is filling the rainforest with its shrill cries once...

Dutch men confirmed as world’s tallest

When it comes to height, Dutch men and Latvian women tower over all other nationalities, a new study confirms. The average Dutchman is now 183cm...

Four-legged snake ancestor ‘dug burrows’

A 113-million-year-old fossil from Brazil is the first four-legged snake that scientists have ever seen. Several other fossil snakes have been found with hind...

NASA discovery of water on Mars was actually sand

"Liquid water has been found on Mars," declared NASA in 2015 - but new research suggests what they saw was actually sand or dust. An...