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Why were these 1,000-year-old skulls shaped like ‘sci-fi aliens’?

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Tight wrapping in childhood produced deliberately deformed skulls ...
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How Nazi Germany pioneered the use of performance enhancing drugs in WWII

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The remarkable endurance of German and Allied soldiers during World War II had a secret ingredient: performance-enhancing drugs. During the ...

‘People are primed for ET’: Why the discovery of alien life won’t frighten us

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On [October 30] 80 years ago, actor Orson Welles announced to audiences in a chilling radio performance that Martians were ...
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Here’s why so many of us are spooked by artificial intelligence?

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[N]ot everyone is ready to welcome AI with open arms. In recent years, as computer scientists have pushed the boundaries ...
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Genetics of Harry Potter: What wizardry can tell us about our DNA

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[In the world of "Harry Potter,"] magic appears to follow some of the same rules as other traits that are ...
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