Science

Facebook gives peek inside unit studying brain-to-text technology

Dugan argues that the ability to express thoughts in new ways could change the very way we communicate with one another, opening a fascinating can of philosop...


Newly-discovered exoplanet could be best clue to life out there

This seething ocean of lava could feed steam into the atmosphere long after the star has calmed to its current, steady glow, replenishing the planet with water....


Ethiopia's Deba inherits 2014 Boston win, but not the prize

But if she could run the distance in practice he promised to take her to Boston . "I wasn't there to prove anything", she said. She finally began to make t...


Gorillaz Announce North American Tour Dates for This Summer and Fall

Gorillaz will kick off its 17-date "Humanz" tour July 6 in Chicago, and will end it at III Points . Their next stops include Toronto, Boston, Philadelphia a...


New leak suggests NSA penetrated Mideast banking networks

It was possible that the local messaging systems of some SWIFT client banks had been breached, SWIFT said in a statement , which did not specifically mention t...


Pochettino cranks up Chelsea pressure in title race

Naturally, though, on his first start in nearly five weeks, Kane netted his 25th goal in all competitions this season three minutes into the second half. Mousa ...


Geely MPV Concept Shows Minivan Design Doesn't Have To Be Terrible

There's no word on what will power the Lynk & Co 03, but Engadget says its twin-exhaust layout suggests a hybrid engine could be available, with an all-electr...


Stargazing: The best time to watch the Lyrid meteor shower

In Maine we can see at least 9 meteor showers every year. Up to 100 meteors an hour can then be seen. People here can observe the meteor shower with plain eye...


E3 2017: Xbox FanFest Tickets Available Soon

Microsoft's Xbox FanFest events provide a way for Xbox fans who happen to have money to spare to get a chance to try out all sorts of brand new games for the ...


Tomi Lahren Is Being Countersued By Her Former Employer

Radio and television personality Glenn Beck speaks to a gathering Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville in 2014. Eliot Burris of Dallas fir...


Android 7.1.1 Nougat Software Update Rolling Out To Nokia 6

One glance at the changelog in the screenshot (below) suggests that the new Nougat update is significantly large (369MB) and incorporates key changes to the s...


Saudi Black Hawk brought down in Yemen, 13 killed

Nine rebels were killed and two others wounded in twin coalition air strikes targeting three vehicles bringing reinforcements to the camp, military and medical ...


AMD's mid-range Radeon 500-series video cards are here

Boost and base reference clocks are 1244MHz and 1168MHz, respectively, and cards will have 4GB of GDDR5 memory (7Gb/s) riding along on a 256-bit interface. Pr...


Facebook CEO sees augmented reality's future in the camera

This year Facebook is poised to show off what it meant. Both companies introduced new camera filters on Tuesday that will let users express themselves i...


How to watch NASA's live 360 degree rocket launch video

The Cygnus spacecraft , from Orbital ATK , carrying more than 3,447 kg of research experiments , crew supplies and hardware will blast-off on a ULA Atlas ...


At 117, Jamaican woman likely just became world's oldest

Unless a surprise candidate comes out, she is the oldest living Victorian. She also used to eat 500 grams of Gianduiotti every week (chocolates made with th...


Shades of Cold War: US fighters intercept Russian 'Bears'

The Russian bombers were flying only 450 kilometers away from a US Air Force base, which is the closest distance that Russian planes have been to the US since U...


Large Asteroid To Fly Close to Earth on April 19

The last time 2014 JO25 was in our immediate neighbourhood was 400 years ago, and it's not expected to pass Earth again until sometime after 2600. Astronome...


Automata Colosseum DLC Announced and Detailed — NieR

For future hits, check our list of upcoming PC games. Furthermore, Kat will also have emotes that are unique to the 2B costume. This had been emphasised in t...


Canada glacier melt rerouted in rare case of 'river piracy'

This is also expected to affect communities that use the Slims River for their purposes. This "abruptly and radically" altered drainage from the Kaskawulsh...


Facebook Spaces lets you and your friends hang out in VR

Facebook says it's "only just scratched the surface of social VR technology", and calls this a "beta" for Spaces - the app is headed to other VR headsets at som...


United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

That's right: While regular agents will now be able to offer passengers $2,000 (up from their prior offer of $800), supervisors can go up to a whopping $9,950 (...


Life on Saturn's moon?

The scientists noted that "life as we know it requires three primary ingredients": liquid water, a source of energy for metabolism, and a combination of chemica...


Top Advertiser To Stay With O'Reilly Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

At one point host Bill O'Reilly threw to a commercial break only to return after a single one-minute ad. In light of the recent allegations against him, which w...


Apple added to self -driving test permit list

If there was any remaining doubt about whether Apple Inc .is truly looking to enter the auto market, it was all but dispelled last week. The DMV has grante...


United: Airline won't use police to remove passengers

The agency also said that its officers, who are not part of the Chicago Police Department, have "limited authority to make an arrest". Regulators fined United ...


KKR ride Gambhir, Narine heroics to register win over KXIP

From there it was all about Gambhir, who moved above David Warner at the top of the run-scoring charts on his way to a 33rd IPL fifty - two behind Warner in a...


United pledges to review policies on removal of passengers

One of the officers could be seen grabbing the screaming man from his window seat , across the armrest and dragging him down the aisle by his arms. In a stat...


United States dollar falls on weak CPI and retail sales numbers

Even the rate of inflation in college tuition appears to be well under control, with prices flat in March and up by just 1.9 percent over the a year ago. Althou...


Uzbekistan says Stockholm suspect had ties to Islamic State, report says

Akilov has confessed to committing a terrorist crime, his lawyer said on Tuesday. The British government has identified the Briton as Chris Bevington, an exec...


Apple offering iPad Air 2 as replacement for the iPad 4

If you've held back on getting the latest iPad since 2012's fourth generation, you could be in luck. What's more, the iPad Air 2 s available only in 32 and 12...


Nintendo Sold More Copies of Zelda Than Switch Consoles

The company sold over 906,000 Switches in the United States in March. It's important to note both of those consoles were shipped in November of their respective...


Homeland security chief not on board with Trump administration's anti-marijuana stance

Top officials in the Trump administration are taking sharply divergent positions on the issue of federal marijuana policy and its role in fueling the war on d...


WhatsApp will soon make changing phone numbers super easy!

The feature, which is not enabled yet, will let you notify all your contacts, just the ones you conversed with, and automatically the groups you participated in...


Nintendo Switch sold 2.3 million consoles in first month

We knew the Nintendo Switch was off to a good start, based on USA sales numbers from March NPD numbers, but now it appear that the young upstart console has b...