Science

Russia-US relations at an 'all-time low' following Syria strike

Moscow has warned against putting the blame on Damascus until an independent inquiry is conducted and vetoed a proposed United Nations resolution on the at...


Postpone MCD polls by 1-2 months: Arvind Kejriwal to Delhi SEC

BJP insiders said that the party is basically working on the strategy to make the municipal poll a triangular contest, between BJP, Congress and AAP, because th...


North Korea threatens 'merciless response' to any USA provocation

Such launches continued this year. "We don't hide that the strongholds of evil such as the USA army bases including those at Osan, Gunsan, and Pyeongtaek as w...


Trump explains why he changed his position on Chinese trade promises

Instead, Xi was a leader with whom Trump enjoyed good "chemistry" and "bonding". "I think North Atlantic Treaty Organisation as a concept is good, but it is n...


Facebook targets 30000 fake France accounts before election

Facebook has now run the "fake news" tips in several major French newspapers, including at least Le Monde, Les Échos, Libération, Le Parisien , and 20 Minute...


JC Penney delays closing of 138 stores by several weeks

J.C. Penney said Thursday it is delaying plans to shutter 138 stores amid a surge in shoppers making final visits. JCPenney spokesman Joey Thomas said that's co...


Pokémon GO is celebrating Easter with the Eggstravaganza in-game event

What To Accomplish In " Eggstravaganza " Event? It will also let players earn more candy for every Egg hatched by them. Players will earn twice as much experi...


NASA finds evidence for live-giving thermal vents on Saturn's moon Enceladus

However, NASA scientists suspect these two ingredients to be present on Enceladus because the moon's rocky core is thought to be chemically similar to meteorite...


Verily Study Watch is a health wearable designed for medical use

It's just something that will be given out to participants in Verily's medical studies. According to Verily, one of the features includes, multiple physiologi...


Hackers release files indicating NSA monitored global bank transfers

That said, multiple experts said the sheer number of zero days released at the same time was unprecedented. The NSA could not immediately be reached for comme...


Rian Johnson debuts teaser trailer for 'The Last Jedi'

The event lasts four days. While "The Last Jedi" is the last Star Wars film Carrie Fisher personally filmed, recent footage of her may come to future movies...


Ocean world near Saturn top contender for life beyond Earth

In another paper published Thursday in The Astrophysical Journal Letters , researchers announced that Hubble Telescope observations indicated that Europa, a ...


Saturn's moon Enceladus holds 'three of four requirements' for life to exist

Meanwhile, the Hubble Space Telescope has again detected what may be plumes emanating from an ocean on Jupiter's moon Europa , though definitive data remain el...


United Kingdom publishes White Paper to replace European Union law post-Brexit

As EU leaders squared up for tough negotiations, German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday rebuffed May's call for exit talks to run alongside negotiations o...


Tillerson: Russia 'failure allowed Syria chemical attack'

Sen. John McCain said members of the Trump administration should be held "partially to blame" for the Syrian poison gas attack because of comments made about ...


Signs Of Hospitality To Life Found On Saturn's Moon Enceladus

Cassini has detected hydrogen molecules in vapor plumes emanating from cracks in the surface of Enceladus, a small ocean moon coated in a thick layer of ice, t...


Croc-like dinosaur cousin excites scientists

Everyone knew about them, but didn't quite know where they belonged in evolutionary history. And just as birds represent the end of the dinosaurs' story, pale...


SpaceX launches used rocket from Kennedy Space Center

Almost 15 years after setting out to revolutionize how we get to space, Elon Musk's company SpaceX successfully relaunched an orbital rocket Thursday that had p...


Ocean world near Saturn hotter-than-ever contender for life

This is a major step in assessing the moon's habitability, ' said Chris Glein, Cassini INMS team associate at the Southwest Research Institute. The research...


Samsung Galaxy S8 Microsoft Edition comes with extra apps

While the program is fundamentally similar to that of Apple's Siri and Amazon's Alexa, Samsung claims Bixby is "smarter" and more intuitive than any of its riva...


Government raises $19.8 billion in airwaves auction

Overall, 50 winning bidders will pay $19.3 billion for 70MHz of spectrum, the Federal Communications Commission said. Overall, 175 broadcasters will receive a...


British Spies First To Link Trump To Russia

But the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Central Intelligence Agency "were slow to appreciate the extensive nature of contacts between Trump's team and M...


Samsung Galaxy S8 Not Convincing Enough

The unlocked versions of these handsets are scheduled to be available for pre-order at Best Buy starting May 9. A Periscope user took a photo of himself wit...


5.7 quake rocks Philippines

A 6.5-magnitude quake killed eight people and left more than 250 injured outside the southern city of Surigao in February, and another 5.9-magnitude tremor kill...


EBay, Microsoft, and Tencent Back India's Biggest E-Commerce Player

The company is said to be valued at $11.6 billion. As part of the fundraising, eBay invested $500 million in Flipkart for a stake. Snapdeal has for weeks be...


Somalia's army rescues 8 Indian crew held hostage by pirates

Somali security forces liberated the vessel on Monday, rescuing two Indian crew members, but the pirates were able to escape with the rest of the hostages. The ...


DICE Reveals New Battlefield 1 Map for Premium Owners

Nivelle Nights will be released in June for Premium members, which is disappointing for those expecting DICE to release free maps for everyone during 2017. N...


Coachella Do Want To Book Kate Bush, Call Her A "Delicacy"

Her run of shows in the U.K.in 2014 was, in and of itself, a minor miracle. The story covered everything from Goldenvoice's early days under pot smuggler Gary...


Elder Scrolls Online Free to Play This Week

Though you'll only get to play free for a week, discounts set to go live this week mean you can grab the full game for less if you get hooked. Bethesda confir...


Watch The Splatoon 2 And ARMS Nintendo Direct Right Here

Voez is a rhythm game from mobile developer Rayark, originally released for iOS and Android in 2016. Nintendo may not be the first company to come to mind ...


LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition to receive Android Wear 2.0 in May

Android Wear 2.0 also brings the Google AI Assistant into smartwatches and the long-overdue feature that allows users to download standalone apps. The company...


ACA fix is a federal sales tax

Rep. Mark Meadows , chair of the House Freedom Caucus, told a radio show Tuesday that Republicans were close to a deal on a replacement for Obamacare. Henderso...


Minecraft Marketplace Coming With 1.1 Discovery Update

For instance, not just anyone can become a Minecraft Marketplace partner. The easiest thing to say is: over half is getting paid to the creators. Where can ...


Scientists unravel mystery of how shoelaces become untied

The researchers used a slow-motion camera and a series of experiments involving a grad student running on a treadmill to prove that shoelace knot failure happen...


Micromax announces Evoke Note and Evoke Power in India

The smartphone runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with a custom UI layer on top. The Evok Note also packs a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera. The device...