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Did Gemma Chan throw some shade at Scarlett Johansson for taking on a transgender role?
# Just Kidding
# Just Kidding

Did Gemma Chan throw some shade at Scarlett Johansson for taking on a transgender role?

Aug 13th 2018, 9:04 AM 13,343 Views 1 Comment

Hmmmmm.

Animals are becoming more active at night to avoid humans
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# Noctural

Animals are becoming more active at night to avoid humans

Jun 17th 2018, 6:30 PM 25,789 Views 15 Comments

This could have an impact on their fitness and reproduction levels.

A form of malaria that usually only affects monkeys is now affecting humans in Brazil
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# Carriers

A form of malaria that usually only affects monkeys is now affecting humans in Brazil

Sep 1st 2017, 6:15 AM 8,229 Views 5 Comments

Researchers believe the discovery may “complicate the drive towards eventual elimination of the disease”.

New proof that modern humans first left Africa at least 65,000 years ago
# Origin Of The Species
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# Origin Of The Species

New proof that modern humans first left Africa at least 65,000 years ago

Jul 19th 2017, 10:45 PM 21,491 Views 93 Comments

Evidence from Australia shows Aboriginal people have been there longer than previously believed. .

Two robots casually debated the future of humans in Hong Kong this week
# Real Talk
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# Real Talk

Two robots casually debated the future of humans in Hong Kong this week

Jul 16th 2017, 10:00 AM 14,854 Views 22 Comments

One “joked” that he thought the robots’ goal was to take over the world.

Everyone has fallen in love with this old married couple on Humans of Dublin
# In Bloom
# In Bloom

Everyone has fallen in love with this old married couple on Humans of Dublin

Jun 5th 2016, 10:58 AM 6,630 Views 0 Comments

“I keep losing him.”

Here’s why Humans of Dublin is the best Facebook page in Ireland
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# Celebration

Here’s why Humans of Dublin is the best Facebook page in Ireland

May 12th 2016, 3:59 PM 6,203 Views 0 Comments

A must like.

Havoc caused by STIs - not true love - is what makes humans mate for life
# Germs
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# Germs

Havoc caused by STIs - not true love - is what makes humans mate for life

Apr 17th 2016, 12:00 PM 29,899 Views 47 Comments

That’s according to a study which argues that falling population numbers forced a rethink of sexual behaviours.

The oldest 'modern' hand in the world has been discovered
# Hands Off
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# Hands Off

The oldest 'modern' hand in the world has been discovered

Aug 18th 2015, 7:07 PM 8,530 Views 5 Comments

A 1.85 million-year-old bone from the little finger of a human ancestor has been discovered.

Bad news: the human race is at risk of extinction
# So Long World
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# So Long World

Bad news: the human race is at risk of extinction

Jun 20th 2015, 1:32 PM 39,999 Views 82 Comments

Which is less than ideal.

No one could see the colour blue until modern times
# Mr Blue Sky
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# Mr Blue Sky

No one could see the colour blue until modern times

Mar 8th 2015, 6:00 PM 36,328 Views 46 Comments

Blue doesn’t even exist for everyone.

The cave where western humans got it on for the first time...
# Gettin' Jiggy With It
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# Gettin' Jiggy With It

The cave where western humans got it on for the first time...

Jan 29th 2015, 3:15 PM 17,959 Views 27 Comments

Scientists seems to think they’ve found the place.

The first sex was like square-dancing in Scotland (seriously)
# Two Become One
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# Two Become One

The first sex was like square-dancing in Scotland (seriously)

Oct 19th 2014, 9:00 PM 36,578 Views 17 Comments

And it wasn’t humans who did it.

Dog of Texas nurse with Ebola won't be put down
# Happy Tail
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# Happy Tail

Dog of Texas nurse with Ebola won't be put down

Oct 14th 2014, 10:23 AM 11,327 Views 72 Comments

There was uproar when it was suggested that the dog of a Spanish Ebola patient be put down.

Humans and Neanderthals lived side-by-side for 5,000 years. We share DNA. Do the maths.
# Get It On
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# Get It On

Humans and Neanderthals lived side-by-side for 5,000 years. We share DNA. Do the maths.

Aug 20th 2014, 10:31 PM 20,028 Views 64 Comments

We (humans) eventually “outcompeted” them though. Go us.

Unlock your car, share contacts or log into your computer. It's all possible with human microchipping
# Handy
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# Handy

Unlock your car, share contacts or log into your computer. It's all possible with human microchipping

Aug 16th 2014, 10:15 AM 12,342 Views 73 Comments

The microchip the size of a grain of rice can be implanted into a person’s thumb.

9 phrases you frequently want to shout at people but really shouldn't
# Loud Noises
# Loud Noises

9 phrases you frequently want to shout at people but really shouldn't

Jan 22nd 2014, 1:00 PM 38,139 Views 77 Comments

If you did, you’d be terribly unpopular.

Humans aren't the top predators. Sorry. From TheJournal.ie

Humans aren't the top predators. Sorry.

Dec 8th 2013, 5:00 PM 20,322 Views 20 Comments

We have more in common with omnivores, like anchovies and pigs, than top carnivores.

8 individuals who are really excited about our Sharknado live blog
# Sharktastic
# Sharktastic

8 individuals who are really excited about our Sharknado live blog

Aug 7th 2013, 4:10 PM 1,636 Views 4 Comments

It kicks off tonight at nine!

Do you like to tell a fib? Don't worry, it's part of evolution
# PINOCCHIO
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# PINOCCHIO

Do you like to tell a fib? Don't worry, it's part of evolution

May 16th 2013, 7:35 PM 8,130 Views 17 Comments

Trinity College scientists have found that humans’ ability to lie to each other may have evolved because of our cooperative nature.

Satellite photos show damage to the earth caused by humans
# Environment
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# Environment

Satellite photos show damage to the earth caused by humans

Mar 23rd 2011, 6:32 PM 3,523 Views 0 Comments

Some of the destruction caused by humans destroying rainforests, draining marshes and drilling for fossil fuels has been captured by Nasa satellite photographs.

Maynooth scientist makes major breakthrough on life's origins
# Science
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# Science

Maynooth scientist makes major breakthrough on life's origins

Oct 8th 2010, 10:26 AM 435 Views 0 Comments

“Nature’s big bang” uncovered by a Maynooth scientist searching for the earliest ancestor of the human race.