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DuckDuckGo expands its maps UI with a few familiar features

DuckDuckGo’s expanded map view with map re-querying. Image source: DuckDuckGo. Privacy-centric search engine DuckDuckGo announced that it has expanded its local search capabilities with a dedicated maps tab, map re-querying and local autocomplete. Powered by Apple Maps. Earlier this year, the search engine adopted Apple’s MapKit JS framework to power …

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Golden Tate Complements Matthew Stafford.

Stafford is best QB Ive played with Gone from Detroit, Tate hasnt forgotten his time there or his time playing with Stafford, who he views as highly underrated and the best quarterback hes played with across nine NFL seasons. Staffords been the best quarterback Ive played with, Tate told Click …

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Matcha Tea Has Anti-Anxiety Properties, New Study Shows

In a study done in mice, a team of researchers at Kumamoto University, Japan, demonstrated that Matcha tea powder exerts strong and synergistic anxiolytic (anti-anxiety) effects, and that the activation of the dopamine D1 and serotonin 5-HT1A receptors contributes to such effects. Matcha tea. Image credit: Dung Thuy Vu Nguyen. …

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‘Shovel-Billed’ Dinosaur Roamed Texas 80 Million Years Ago

A new genus and species of primitive hadrosaurid dinosaur — named Aquilarhinus palimentus — has been identified from fossils found in Big Bend National Park, Texas, the United States. Aquilarhinus palimentus lived approximately 80 million years ago in what is now Texas. Image credit: ICRA Art. Aquilarhinus palimentus belongs to …

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Foot of Cretaceous Enantiornithine Bird Found Encased in Burmese Amber

The ancient bird, named Elektorornis chenguangi, lived 99 million years ago (Cretaceous period) and had a hyper-elongated third toe. An artist’s reconstruction of Elektorornis chenguangi, showing the possible probing function of the elongate toe. Image credit: Zhongda Zhang. Elektorornis chenguangi belongs to a group of extinct birds called Enantiornithes, the …

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