Science

Beyonce Super Bowl Formation Thoughts

Prior to the game, some fans speculated on social media that Beyonce would deliver a politically charged performance. "Beyoncé got a police escort there and the...


Super Bowl 50: You'll never unsee Mountain Dew's "Puppy Monkey Baby" commercial

A day where a children's game is celebrated at the level of a national holiday might just be the reason we're called "Ugly Americans". Prepare for more Puppy ...


Super Bowl Commercial Ratings: Audi, 'Puppymonkeybaby' Winners; Drug Companies Losers

Another sought to raise awareness about "opioid-induced constipation". The Super Bowl is usually littered with earnest, epic spots, but the grandiose approach...


'DUST 514' Shutting Down Its PS3 Servers For Good On May 30

And this year, they're killing it off. Originally scheduled to receive a new 1.3 update, Dust 514 will now have its servers shut down on May 30 instead. Dus...


Nintendo gives 'The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess' a HD makeover

The company is holding special discounts on select titles of the franchise on the online store. Newsletter for the said event has already been sent out. The lat...


Jack in the Box is giving away one million burgers

The chain has scrapped its sesame seed bun for a toasted buttery bun and replaced an onion-mayo spread with real mayonnaise. The popular burger chain is givin...


Indictment Details Charges Against Ammon Bundy, Other Militants

Among those named in the indictment are the protesters who were arrested last week during a botched traffic stop that left protester "LaVoy" Finicum dead un...


This Street Fighter V Video Introduces You To Ken

Each figure is crafted from solid PVC and comes packaged in a window box mimicking Street Fighter arcade cabinets for those on a nostalgia trip. Capcom is l...


Mazda Working on New-Generation Rotary Engine

Mazda spokesperson Jeremy Barnes said that research on improving on what was and remains a distinctive feature associated with the manufacturer never stopped, a...


NASA Holds 'Day of Remembrance' 30 Years After Challenger Explosion

But that fateful day in history didn't deter space exploration, nor did February 1, 2003, when the orbiter  Columbia  disintegrated upon re-entry in the Earth's...


Japan's Sakurajima volcano erupts just 50 km away from nuclear plant

Earlier today, a volcano near the city of Kagoshima in Japan erupted, spewing lava and hurtling rocks almost 3km away. Sakurajima has been monitored by JMA re...


Apollo 14 Astronaut Edgar Mitchell Died Thursday

In 1970, he was given the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his work in Missions Operations during the Apollo 13 incident. His exact cause of death has ye...


Apple Ordered to Change Apple Watch Advertising After Scratch Court Case

Apple told him that watch was not covered by the warranty, despite the firm's official product description having claimed that the smartwatch is also scratch-re...


Hinkley Point C boss leaves project

SDLP South Down MP Margaret Ritchie has called on the British Government to abandon its plans to construct Hinkley Point Nuclear Plant sooner rather than later....


Ferrari 335 Sport Scaglietti goes up for auction in Paris

The instantly recognizable red 1957 Ferrari 335 Sport Scaglietti was on display at the Paris Retromobile fair before it goes on sale at an Artcurial auction on ...


Is This Ancient Greek 'Laptop' Proof That Time Travel Is Real?

In the gallery's description, the object is described as a " shallow chest " - but conspiracy theorists are having none of that. Or is it a thin box? So was...


VW Submits Fix For 3.0-Liter Diesels To California Officials

VW'sdiesel scandal has been in the headlines since last September, but solving the problem it proving hard. Jetta compact sedan sales slipped 1.7 percent while ...


Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) Posts Earnings Results, Hits Expectations

Yahoo! Inc stock has the 52-week range of the stock remained $26.57 - $46.17 while its day's lowest price was $26.57 and its hit its day's highest price at $28....


Beard bacteria could lead to new antibiotics

Through rigorous studying and testing of the microbe's behavior, the wait for a recently developed strain able to fight the "super bugs" won't be too long. Swab...


Rare images of a remote sub-Antarctic volcano erupting

A picture of one of the Big Ben volcano's rare eruptions, captured by the scientific crew aboard the research vessel - the Investigator . Now, scientists on ...


Earth made up of two planets combined, new research suggests

Think of it this way: Had Theia struck indirectly, the Moon would have been composed more of the remnants of Theia, and less of Earth debris. If it had not co...


Watch new Batman v Superman footage in worldwide trailer

This meant that his leg could be digitalized or enhanced with the use of special effects. "The "Halt and Catch Fire" actor has been linked to several characte...


Microsoft Band 2 receives update; gets new features

Global Positioning System power saving can be enabled on the Microsoft Band to extend its battery life to roughly four hours, but this feature is not available ...


AnonSec Attempts to Crash a $222.7 Million Drone — NASA Hacked

The hackers then secretly programmed the NAS devices to quietly send a copy of all the flight logs out to the hackers' server outside Nasa's network, but when t...


Scientists looking for 9th planet orbiting sun every 20000 years

On Wednesday afternoon, Brown tweeted that the paper was not officially published , but also a tongue-in-cheek reference to his newfound belief that the solar ...


Apple sold two million iPad Pro in last quarter

With the successful launch of the iPad Pro, the company was able to curb the decline in iPad revenues as its model mix shifted towards higher priced iPads.


Tesla applies to sell, service electric cars in MI

JMP Securities initiates coverage on Tesla Motors, Inc . The stock price of Tesla Motors Inc dropped 8% over the last 200 days, and is in unstable down tre...


Man, 51, in court charged with strangling India Chipchase in Northampton

Edward Tenniswood, 51, appeared in court before magistrates in Northampton earlier today in connection with the death of India Chipchase. "Terrible news in our ...


MIT wins design contest for Musk's Hyperloop

Those students will meet Friday and Saturday at Texas A&M University, with the best pods expected to compete on the test track this summer. Students were thri...


Was Warmest Year in Recorded History: NOAA and NASA

It is true that El Niño assisted the rise in global mean temperatures but even in its absence 2015 would be the hottest year ever. They released their results...


West Bromwich Albion reject Newcastle United's Saido Berahino bid?

However, Albion does not expect to receive what they consider an acceptable offer for the England Under-21 worldwide - thought to be in excess of £25m - and cha...


WhatsApp To Start Sharing User Data With Facebook

While we have  nothing  official from  WhatsApp  on the same, the service is definitely down for a lot of users here in India, as well as a few in North America...


'Legends of Tomorrow' episode 2 reaction: Show boss on Hawkman twist

Of course, while they are there they are discovered by his men. " Pilot, Part 2 " establishes how much the team needs Rip's time-traveling expertise by having...


With 2015, Earth Has Back-to-Back Hottest Years Ever Recorded

NASA says the global warming trend has progressed dramatically in recent history, with 15 of the 16 warmest years on record occurring since 2001. This week, ...


Microsoft reports 10.1 pct fall in quarterly revenue

Office 365 had a decent quarter, adding 2.4 million subscribers to hit 20.6 million. In the year-ago quarter, the company reported revenue of $26.5 billion a...