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Google now shows job postings in its search results, Report

Google now shows job postings in its search results, Report

Today Google just rolled out a major feature and it will help you nab a new job. Google today launched a new jobs search feature right on its search result pages that lets you search for jobs across virtually all of the major online job boards like LinkedIn, Monster, WayUp, DirectEmployers, CareerBuilder and Facebook and others. Google will also include ... Read More »

Researchers Discover Ghastly Sea Dong, Name It The ‘Peanut Worm’

Researchers Discover Ghastly Sea Dong, Name It The 'Peanut Worm'

Researchers have identified a new species of deep sea worm that bears a truly uncanny resemblance to a human penis, and Twitter has taken notice. A group of scientists working with Museums Victoria recently conducted an expedition near eastern Australia into a deep sea area nicknamed “the Abyss” – a habitat 4000 metres below the surface that’s virtually unexplored. Over ... Read More »

Antarctic ice melt tied to El Nino warming, finds new research

Antarctic ice melt tied to El Nino warming, says new research

Large-scale melting of snow and ice on Antarctica’s massive Ross Ice Shelf, brought on by an unusually warm stretch of weather in the austral summer of 2015-2016, has been documented for the very first time, according to a new study. The science team conducting the ARM West Antarctic Radiation Experiment (AWARE) led by researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at ... Read More »

Oops! Facebook Accidentally Exposed Its Employees to Suspected Terrorists

Oops! Facebook Accidentally Exposed Its Employees to Suspected Terrorists

For months, a programming error exposed the personal identities of more than 1,000 content moderators working across 22 departments at Facebook. Those employees worked across 22 departments at the Menlo Park company, reviewing and removing inappropriate content from the social media site — including hate speech and terrorist propaganda, according to The Guardian. The apparent bug caused the personal profiles ... Read More »

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk’s Mars Plan Finally Released

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk's Mars Plan Finally Released

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has revealed his vision for what a SpaceX city on Mars would look like, saying he wants people to believe setting up a colony on the Red Planet will be possible within our lifetimes. Musk’s vision to send a million people to Mars is now in print, but the billionaire visionary says he’s already working on ... Read More »

Teens are just as sedentary as 60-year-olds, finds new research

Teens are just as sedentary as 60-year-olds, finds new research

A new research suggests kids and some adults are increasingly less physically active. Scientists from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore came to their conclusion from looking at data included in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey from 2003-2004 and 2005-2006. Over 12,000 participants were monitored via tracking devices for seven days in a row, ... Read More »

Scientists create first ever quantum satellite network

Scientists create first ever quantum satellite network

China made history by successfully shooting a hack-proof quantum signal from space that smashed previous records on the transmission of such entangled particles. Beijing used its new quantum communication satellite, Micus, which it launched last August to transmit the quantum signal to Earth over an unprecedented 1,200 Kms. Micius forms part of a wider Quantum Experiments at Space Scale (QESS) ... Read More »

French Fries can double the risk of premature death, says new research

French Fries can double the risk of premature death, says new study

French fries are incredibly delicious, but they might also be shortening our lifespans — at least according to a study published in June in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. The research was performed over an eight-year period. More than 4,000 people, aged 45 to 79, participated in the study, which was centered on osteoarthritis. Participants were divided into groups ... Read More »

This essential heart-surgery device poses deadly risk, a new study reveals

This essential heart-surgery device poses deadly risk, a new study reveals

A new research presented this week at a global conference in Portland, Oregon revealed that a significant number of heater-cooler units tested positive for bacteria associated with fatal infections in open-heart surgery patients. Heater-cooler units (HCUs) control the temperature of a patient’s blood and organs during heart bypass surgery. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for ... Read More »

Two-Headed Porpoise Found For First Time (Photo)

Researchers discover a two-headed porpoise (Photo)

Researchers have confirmed the discovery of first ever porpoise with two heads. Dutch fishermen in the North Sea found the first known case of a two-headed harbor porpoise last month, when it was caught as bycatch in a net. This is the first documented case of conjoined twins in porpoises, and only the 10th in the cetacean family, which includes ... Read More »