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The caves that prove Neanderthals were cannibals

The caves that prove Neanderthals were cannibals

GOYET (Belgium) — Deep in the caves of Goyet in Belgium researchers have found the grisly evidence that the Neanderthals did not just feast on horses or reindeer, but also on...

Gallery: Clean tech retooling nature for industrial use

Clean tech retooling nature for industrial use

BERKELEY — A decade ago, a group of biologists, venture capitalists and computer whizzes gathered under the name “clean tech”. They hoped to overturn polluting industries with...

Get an extra second to see out 2016

Get an extra second to see out 2016

PARIS — As if 2016 has not been long enough, the year’s dying minute will last an extra second to make up for time lost to Earth’s slowing rotation, timekeepers say.