Science

President Trump to call record-breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson

U.S. President Donald Trump, first daughter Ivanka Trump , and NASA astronaut Kate Rubins will make an Earth-to-space call at 10:00 a.m. EDT Monday to congratu...


Chief: Fire near university among largest in county history

Heavy black and gray smoke can still be seen for miles around the area. The fire sent smoke billowing across Route 1 and onto the University of Maryland's cam...


Astronaut breaks record for most time in space by American

In addition to her record-setting time in space, Whitson has also accumulated a impressive number of spacewalk hours. Whitson is now aboard the International Sp...


Sanchez was an 'animal', says Wenger

Despite falling behind to Sergio Aguero's second-half strike, Arsene Wenger's men hit back with a quickfire equaliser from Nacho Monreal to ensure a 1-1 dra...


Galaxy Note 8 vs. iPhone 8: KGI Analyst Hints At Specs

For example, AT&T has the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 up for grabs for no less than $740 upfront. Coming back to Canadian update it comes with software builds G920W8V...


State Department Website Features Trump's For-Profit Club, Mar-A-Lago

The post , which originally appeared on the State Department ShareAmerica platform, said that the resort owner turned commander-in-chief was "belatedly fulfill...


Ivanka Trump heads to Berlin for women's conference

But he must not have really gotten it, as Trump reportedly asked Merkel another 10 times during the course of the meeting, before finally seeming to underst...


Trump's 100 days: A rattled establishment, some surprises

According to a new ABC News/Washington Post poll, just 42 percent of Americans approve of Trump's performance as president, while 53 percent disapprove. As for ...


Larry Page's Flying Car, Kitty Hawk Flyer, Could Be Available This Year

The Kitty Hawk start up, of which Page is a significant backer, today released video footage of its flying auto, which actually looks a bit like Luke Skywalker'...


Trump orders review on taxes, Dodd-Frank; promises 'big announcement' on Wednesday

Even as President Trump on Friday vowed to introduce new details about a tax code overhaul on April 26, major USA banks don't see Congress passing the White ...


Harvard finds parchment copy of Declaration of Independence

Allen and Sneff are working with British officials and the Library of Congress to run non-invasive tests on the document. Nearly immediately, the two knew the p...


Gionee M6S Plus Launched With 6GB RAM & 6020mAh Battery

This edition comes with 64 GB internal memory and priced at 3499 Yuan (approx 32,758 INR). As expected, Gionee has finally added a new member to its smartphon...


DeMarcus Ware signs with Dallas Cowboys to retire

Jerry Jones called Ware the "perfect player". But certainly to be sitting here right now with the future as we have it, I could have never dreamed that this han...


Man shoots boss, kills himself at Dallas office building

A follow up tweet from police said the building was made safe at 12:49 p.m. Dallas Police fired no other shots, Blankenbaker said. Police are also not say...


At least 3 dead in Venezuelan protests

Maduro held his own counter-rally on Wednesday, telling a sea of supporters dressed in red that the protests are an attempted coup and also threating the oppos...


Soyuz space capsule carrying American, Russian blasts off

John Glenn Cygnus cargo freighter, is set to berth at the space station on Saturday (April 22). The spacecraft has an upgraded navigation system, new communicat...


Sean Spicer's Job Is Safe Because 'That Guy Gets Great Ratings'

Normally, a press secretary doesn't compare people to Hitler, and if for some awful misguided reason they do, they certainly don't have that comparison make the...


Upcoming New Maruti Dzire Showcased, Launch on May 16

The Dzire has been a blockbuster for Maruti Suzuki since its launch and has seen a consistent growth in the market ever since. Maruti Suzuki has unveiled the ...


Waymo accuses Uber of stealing driverless auto secrets

This time, Alphabet alleges that Uber is hiding from the court a device developed from the intellectual property stolen from Alphabet's subsidiary, Waymo. Uber ...


Bill O'Reilly's podcast Monday

O'Reilly has lost his job at Fox News Channel following reports that several women had been paid millions of dollars to keep quiet about harassment allegation...


Orbital cargo ship arrives at space station

His widow, Annie, granted permission for Orbital ATK to use his name for the spacecraft. The uncrewed cargo ship launched at 11:11 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, April ...


Google's Earth Day Doodle Sends an Urgent Message About Climate Change

The first Earth Day held on April 22, 1970 , was marked by peaceful demonstrations by some 20 million Americans in support of environmental protection and re...


Advocates fan out in global show of support for science

Demonstrators carried signs like "There Is No Planet B", "No One Is Above Peer Review", "Revenge of the Nerds" and "Make Science Great Again", a play on US Pres...


LeBron sparks Cavaliers to playoff sweep of Pacers

The Cleveland Cavaliers (51-31) will try to finish a 4-0 series sweep of the Indiana Pacers (42-40) when the eastern conference teams clash in Game 4 of their f...


Cities across Canada prepare to join other worldwide in March for Science

In July 2012, she helped organize the "Death of Evidence" rally, protesting cuts to science programs under the former Harper government. The protests put scie...


Do your bit, save the planet: Google's Earth Day Doodle

However, Earth Day is not just an event to be observed on one specific day. Today's Doodle describes the story of a fox who dreams about an Earth that's been ...


International mission member killed in Ukraine blast

We can confirm that an OSCE patrol has been involve in a serious security incident in the Luhansk region . The OSCE did not provide details on the two injured ...


Look up! The Lyrid meteor shower peaks Friday night

Keen stargazers are in for a treat this weekend as the Lyrid meteor shower peaks in the night sky. As no meteor storms are expected this year, viewers will li...


Ranked DotA 2 Matches Will Require A Phone Number

Valve says that "online services that provide phone numbers are not allowed", so potential workarounds to create a new "valid" number shouldn't work. The cur...


'The Promise' presents a love triangle amid the atrocities of war

George's pastoral lament has a objective. It's unlikely that "The Promise" will suffer at the box office from the earlier release of " The Ottoman Lieutenant;...


Final Fantasy XV's Next Update Adds More Timed Quests, Ranking System & More

They're adding a new "Stable Mode" in the PS4 Pro options, the sole objective of which is to stabilise the game's frame rate on the console. New vehicle sti...


Moto G4 Play to receive Android Nougat update in June

The photo may also contain a revelation about Motorola's phone announcement plans: the screen shows a date of June 8, indicating when we may see the Moto Z2 Pla...


Christian Bale, Oscar Isaac on Armenian genocide drama

Nevertheless, there's still a lot to enjoy, even if the film doesn't fully live up to its promise. Whilst there is no shortage of celluloid documenting the hu...


With Supreme Court seat filled, GOP looks to lower courts

His four more liberal colleagues voted to block the execution of a convicted murderer in Arkansas. Anti-LGBT activists are gearing up for the rumoured retir...


Target Is Getting a Mario Kart Makeover

The ante is certainly upped on these courses, but should you manage to beat all of the tracks on this ultra hard setting, you'll be gifted a new gold plated Mar...