A major medical study in New York says consciousness continues after the heart stops and blood supply to the brain is cut off: dead people know they are dead.
Hedge fund managers who are narcissists produce only mediocre results; the least successful hedge fund managers are psychopaths.
Archaeologists have discovered a set of 9.7-million-year-old fossilised ape teeth in Germany, which may lead to a complete revision of the origins of humanity.
Google DeepMind’s new, entirely self-taught, Go-playing robot, AlphaGo Zero, produces moves that are ‘alien’ and ‘from an alternative dimension’.
In the early 1820s, there were more pigs per person on the streets of Manhattan than there are cars per person today.
A Lucky Air flight was grounded at Anqing airport in China and a 76-year-old woman passenger arrested after she threw coins into the plane’s engine for luck.