Science

Second-oldest shipwreck found in Great Lakes

He said that the 18th century barrier breakdown doesn't just hold significance psychologically, but the wreck could expose the ever examined earliest shipbuildi...


China's Launch of Quantum Satellite Major Step in Space Race

EDT) Monday, or 1:40 a.m. Beijing time Tuesday". China has launched the world's first quantum satellite , which will help it establish "hack-proof" communica...


In June, airlines improved on-time performance from 2015

Delta did offer passengers delayed more than three hours last week a $200 travel voucher and the ability to rebook flights without the customary change fees. Th...


Windows Holographic coming to Windows desktop next year

The October update won't necessarily include every fix that came before, but the November update will include everything release in October. Nevertheless, i...


Palestinian killed in clashes with Israeli forces, says ministry

Palestinian sources quoted by local media say that the incidents occurred during searches conducted by the Israeli army for weapons in the Al-Fawar refugee camp...


Patrick Mahomes Named to Manning Award Watch List

Myers, a 6-foot, 200-pounder from Rowlett, Texas (Sachse HS), started eight games as a sophomore and earned honorable mention all-Mountain West honors as he fin...


NASA's Asteroid Redirect Mission Completes Robotic Design Milestone

NASA wants to deflect an asteroid but now it says it will need some help . The robotic component of the ARM will demonstrate the world's most advanced and mo...


Ford says it will have a fully autonomous car by 2021

In order to work with those and other companies , Ford plans to rapidly expand its presence in Palo Alto, Calif. Ford says its goal is to have true self-drivin...


Disney's Pete's Dragon Soars as a Family Film

Lowery sets the film in the '70s, with touch-tone phones and records on the turntable (there's even a few bars of Leonard Cohen's "So Long, Marianne"), the free...


Hello Games promises No Man's Sky patch will fix 'critical issues'

The team at Hello Games has brought on a new quality assurance team bigger than the entire studio, and they have Sony's internal team working with them as wel...


Olympics equestrian eventing individual final results: August 9

Dutton and Boyd Martin, who sat in fifth and sixth, respectively, following cross-country, rode well in the first round, both qualifying for the finals. My job ...


Leaked Reports: Incidents Widespread in Australian Immigration Camp

While the flow of asylum boats to Australia has dried up, some 442 people remain on tiny Nauru and nearly double that number on Manus. The leaked files docum...


RJio to launch Lyf Wind 3 & Flame 8 exclusively on Flipkart

Mobile Category says this is an exclusive tie-up and the reaction so far from customers is according to forcasts. Both the devices were in the inventory of Fl...


Government won't reclassify marijuana, allows more research

The DEA, which issues research licenses for the plant, lists marijuana alongside heroin as a Schedule I controlled substance, meaning it has a " high potential ...


Elon Musk's SolarCity will sell roofs made of solar panels

However, the exact date of acquisition has not yet been announced . Rooftop solar giant SolarCity stated a wider loss of $250 million in the second quarte...


Maurice Smith given full release by Alabama, now waits on SEC

The SEC still must approve a waiver for Smith in order for him to transfer within the conference, and if the SEC has any common sense or decency, it'll do just...


Tech Bits:Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Now, following the announcement of this curved dual-edge variant, reports surfaced from China that a new variant of the Galaxy Note 7 was being lined up for a...


Ichiro Smacks a Triple for His 3000th MLB Hit

He was the first position player from Japan to ever play Major League Baseball, and fittingly he is the greatest. Johnny Cueto (13-3, 2.73 ERA) will take the mo...


Perseids Meteor Shower Set To Peak This Week

Every 133 years, the comet Swift-Tuttle orbits the sun. Each time leaving behind a trail consisting of trillions of little pieces of debris. The meteors come ...


Phelps wins 200m butterfly

Phelps slowed down a wee bit but had enough in the bag to win the gold medal with a time of 1:53.36 ahead of Japan's Masato Sakai and Le Clos could only mana...


Coolpad launches Mega 2.5D selfie smartphone for Rs 6999

The Coolpad Mega 2.5D comes with 16 GB of inbuilt storage that's expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). The front facing camera also includes an f/2.2 aper...


Doping investigator blames pre-Olympic doping chaos on WADA

Russian Olympic gold medal-winners said the team had been galvanised by the fall-out of revelations of state-orchestrated doping on a grand scale. Russian Fed...


Iran is banning Pokemon Go

The High Council of Virtual Spaces was created by Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's current Supreme Leader. While governments of other countries have deeply cr...


New 2016 HTC Nexus tablet desired during October launch

Two security patches, which are dated 2016-08-01 and 2016-08-05, have been rolled out for the Nexus 9 as well as other Nexus devices. The Nexus range has been...


Sharks Spotted Off Cape Cod Feasting On Dead Whale

Those sharks are looming beneath the water's surface somewhere off the pristine beaches of Cape Cod . Researchers with the Center for Coastal Studies re...


Rio 2016 Olympics: Pollution threat muddies waters as Games draw near

A 16 month investigation reveals Rio's water is chock full of rota virus; it also contains high levels of bacteria and fecal material, which, if ingested, can c...


Miley hit hard, literally, as Orioles fall to Rangers 5-3

Texas received contributions from all three players it acquired before Monday's non-waiver trade deadline. Though the game was not without peril, the Rangers ...


Padres SP Colin Rea to undergo Tommy John surgery

The league is looking into San Diego's deal with Miami involving Colin Rea , as well as the trade that sent Drew Pomeranz to the Red Sox for Anderson Espinoza ...


John and Varun's 'Dishoom' is Low IQ, High Drama Fun

Director Dhawan can not seem to hold on to his promising premise, and introduces more and more ridiculous plot elements as the film inches towards its climax. ...


Verizon reports 5.3 percent fall in revenue

New revenue streams from internet of things ( IoT ) products continued to grow in the quarter, bringing in revenue of about $205 million in Q2, which is up ...


LG Electronics' profit up 19 percent on TV, appliance sales

Operating profit also rose 140 percent on-year to 584.6 billion won, while sales inched up 0.6 percent to 14 trillion won. Operating profits at the home appli...


Smartphone market inches back to growth with Samsung holding the lead

Samsung sold 16 million units of the S7 smartphone for the second quarter. Anthony Scarsella, a research manager in IDC's mobile phones unit, said most vend...


Hyperloop One Announces Its First Plant In Nevada

The Nevada government saw the potential of Hyperloop as the next mode of transportation as well as its ability to create high-skilled jobs for North Las Vegas ...


Meteor in sky lights up social media in Nevada, other states

It was carrying a capsule that was recovered, but the debris appears to be made up of the other parts of the rocket that were launched at the same time . But t...


EU appoints Frenchman Barnier as Brexit negotiator

While Mr Barnier was most recently a special adviser to commission president Jean-Claude Juncker on defence, he is best known for his role in handling the i...