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Worryingly, Scientists Managed To Create A 'Black Hole' Here On Earth

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 02.06.2017 | UK Tech

If you thought that black holes were something that only existed in the furthest reaches of our universe where they can’t suck us into their terrify...

Astronomers Have Witnessed A Mysterious Cataclysmic Event From 10 Billion Years Ago

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 01.04.2017 | UK Tech

A mysterious flash of X-rays captured in the deepest X-ray image ever taken has baffled astronomers. The ultra-bright burst is believed to have origin...

This Black Hole Has Spent Nearly A Decade Devouring A Star In A Record-Breaking Binge

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 07.02.2017 | UK Tech

It’s the galactic equivalent of Christmas dinner: a black hole has torn apart a nearby star, and spent nearly a decade gorging on its remains. The s...

Newly Discovered Radiation 'Clouds' Could Increase The Risk Of Air Travel

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Tech

If you’re a nervous flyer, space radiation probably isn’t your first concern as you step aboard a plane. Scientists, however, are increasingly wor...

This Astonishing Image Includes More Than 2,000 Black Holes

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 08.01.2017 | UK Tech

The X-ray below boasts the highest concentration of black holes ever seen. It shows 2,076, despite covering an area of space just two-thirds the size ...

Superhero-Style Vision Could Be Just Five Years Away

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Tech

Alongside flight, being able to see like Superman has to be one of the coolest abilities a person could have. Well you’ll be pleased to hear then th...

X-Ray Clearly Reveals Why This Python Wasn't Feeling Too Great

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK

A peckish python is recovering in hospital after swallowing a pair of BBQ tongs his owner was using to feed him a rat. Australian owner Aaron Rouse...

Eight-Year-Old Boy Found In Suitcase In Attempted Smuggling

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 09.05.2015 | UK

An Ivorian man is due to appear in a Spanish court after his eight-year-old son was found in a suitcase at a North African border crossing. A 19-ye...

Mother Tries To Smuggle Baby Through Airport Security X-Ray

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.03.2015 | UK

A single mother has reportedly been caught attempting to smuggle her two-month-old baby through an X-ray machine. Jenifer Pavolaurea was attemptin...

10 Weirdest Things Pulled Out of People's Butts

AllTime10s | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

What happens when you put concrete, a potato, or a live eel up your butt? Alltime 10s will have you cracking up (ahem...) when we find out the 10 weir...

X-Ray Voyeurism: What Lies Beneath (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK

There’s no such as thing as x-ray vision yet – but these images come pretty close. Artist Nick Veasey’s X-Ray Voyeurism project offers a tan...

What Impact Does a Heart-attack Scare Have on a Healthy 22-year-old Woman?

Rima Amin | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rima Amin

By the time we met the doctor I was convinced everything was fine and almost asleep from exhaustion and pain. The doctor measured my pulse and his face dropped. He asked the nurse to do the same and her face dropped too.

'Naked' Security Scanners Ditched Thanks To EU Rules

PA | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK

Controversial "naked" security scanners are to be ditched at Manchester Airport. The machines invaded passenger privacy, according to critics, by g...

X-Ray Pictures: Girl Has Lucky Escape After Pencil Pierces Skull

PA | Posted 04.07.2012 | UK

A two-year-old girl escaped a potentially fatal injury after a pencil pierced her eye socket and came within a millimetre of puncturing a major blood ...

Manchester Airport Ignores Radiation Warnings Over 'Naked Body Scanners'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 17.11.2011 | UK

Despite radiation concerns raised over ‘naked’ airport body scanners that screened millions of passengers at Heathrow, Manchester airport have con...