A group of British researchers discovered a cache of wheat DNA underwater near the Isle of Wight suggesting trading between hunter-gatherers and farmers earlier than expected. 256 more words
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Scientists have recovered cultivated wheat DNA from an 8,000-year-old submerged site off the British coast. The finding suggests hunter-gatherers were trading for the grain long before they grew it. 18 more words
The original Rick Deckard returns in a sequel to Ridley Scott's sci-fi classic. Scott will executive produce while "Prisoners" director Denis Villeneuve has been tapped to helm the new film. 18 more words
Things didn’t go so great for Victor Frankenstein or his monster, but don’t tell that to Sergio Canavero.
The Italian doctor believes that it’s now possible to slice the head of off one person, stitch it to the decapitated body of another, and then reanimate the two-human mash-up. 484 more words
From Honolulu, it takes a day and a half to get there by boat. But Scott Godwin, an expert in the ways “alien” marine life can travel and take hold in new places, knows what is at risk. 1,568 more words