Science

When exactly is the first day of summer?

Summer officially arrives with Wednesday's solstice. It marks the time when days start shortening ahead of winter - though we won't notice that for a while....


Three-Quarters Of World Will Experience Deadly Heat Waves By 2100

The study reveals that unless there is a major reduction in greenhouse gases, like CO2, three out of four people could die from extreme heat. Unfortunately, n...


UPS adds new fee up to $1 for holiday-season deliveries

United Parcel Service is already getting a jump-start on the holiday season , and this year online shoppers should prepare for a surcharge. A $24 peak surch...


Total solar eclipse stamp to be released

It reverts to the original image as it cools back down. Beginning at 11:45 a.m. EST on August 21, 2017, NASA will offer a free live-webcast of all things ecl...


Mozilla's private browser, Firefox Focus available for download on the Play Store

In theory, you can now use Focus as your only web browser, allowing you to remove more bloated alternatives from your phone. It launched exclusively for iPhones...


Pokemon GO's Gyms Are Undergoing a Colossal Facelift

The game came out a year ago and it available now to download for Android and iOS. The Prestige system of Gyms has been scrapped, with all Gyms allowing a max...


NASA Releases Kepler Survey Catalog With Hundreds Of New Planet Candidates

To get these newly refined results, the team moved away from identifying each signal by hand - an inconsistent method according to Susan Thompson , a Kepler re...


Dems say they'll slow Senate work over secretive care bill

Against that background, McConnell's task this week is two-fold: finish a bill and convince enough people to back it. Also on Monday, Bernie Sanders of Vermon...


Ronaldo dodges press conference amid Madrid exit rumours

Sky Sports suggest United are not confident of striking a deal for Ronaldo, as they report that the Old Trafford club expect their former No.7 to resolve his...


NASA telescope finds 10 more planets that could have life

Seven of the 10 newfound Earth-size planets circle stars that are just like ours, not cool dwarf ones that require a planet be quite close to its star for the r...


LG launches G6+ with more storage and color options

LG sells different models of its flagship smartphone in different markets. The LG G6 32 GB is the other new variant of the LG G6 that was dubbed as the ...


Researchers Discover Ghastly Sea Dong, Name It The 'Peanut Worm'

They were more fascinated by the fact that this " peanut worm " looks like...you got it, a penis . But one creature from the deep really grabbed the public's...


Ballot language approved for age limits on smartphone sales

Farnum read it all, then said he thought to himself: "Someone has got to do something". A group of parents in #Colorado is now looking to ban the sale of s...


Microsoft announces Xbox One X as 'world's most powerful console'

Running in native 4K resolution at 60 frames per second, the visual fidelity of the game was impressive, with highly detailed vehicle models and scenery - t...


Amir fit and plays in Champions Trophy final

We came here firmly of the opinion that we wanted to win and that's been our chase all the time. Former Pakistan bowler Shoaib Akhtar tweeted: "we are alrea...


UK royals honor London fire victims as anger mounts

British media have reported that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of exterior paneling on the 24-story tower in a renovation that wa...


YotaPhone 3 will arrive later this year and start at $350

However, there is no news about the Indian availability and pricing. The YotaPhone 3 will be featuring a 5.5-inch FHD display along with a 5.2-inch 720p e-i...


Legal threat sinks GTA mod toolkit

Grand Theft Auto V players on PC who enjoy the game's numerous mods were dealt a blow this week when publisher Take-Two Interactive forced one of the most popu...


IPad Pro: The New Rival of Macbook Pro

To determine which is the right iPad Pro for you, it is best to compare them side by side. Apple will continue to improve its A-series chips, and it's rumor...


Dani Alves is very close to joining Manchester City

Manchester City have agreed a deal for Benfica's Brazilian goalkeeper Emerson Moraes for a fee of 40 million euros. On Saturday night, a slew of reports have...


Wantaway Gianluigi Donnarumma pelted with fake money during Italy Under-21 match

We all took the situation in and went our separate ways. "From what Raiola says, the lad seems very restless". Milan have described themselves as "disheartene...


Alex Jones interview draws 3.5 million viewers

In the news demo, Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly clocked a 0.7 rating, also her smallest stats yet for Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly . Kelly has been cr...


Super Mario Odyssey has co-op where you can play as Mario's hat

In the local co-op mode, players will see that Mario's hat will float around Mario's head. Although, Mario will still be continuing with its traditional...


Apple Homepod vs Amazon Echo vs Google Home

Adding a smart speaker into people's homes creates a further touch point for consumers and a valuable gateway to Apple services. Just like you would expec...


Apple's iPad Pro to replace laptop

The new 10.5-inch iPad Pro that's supposed to replace my 9.7-inch iPad Pro can do all those things as well, and it does them while giving me almost an inch more...


Fresh iPhone 8 renders show off bezel-less screen, iOS 11 & more

I find that I sometimes need to double tap to add additional apps to a stack; this could simply be a bug in iOS 11 . It will be available for all models of the...


Reports indicate Beyonce and Jay Z's twins have been born

The most watched birth of the year, of twins to pop superstar Beyonce , was confirmed on Sunday morning by her father, Mathew Knowles , who wished the babies ...


Nokia 3310 is back! Available in Pakistan in four distinctive colours

The Nokia 3310 is available in Pakistan in partnership with Jazz from 16 June 2017. In line with this strategy, Nokia had announced that the Nokia 3 and Nokia 5...


China kindergarten blast suspect 'had neurological disorder'

Police found bomb making material in his home as well as the words " death ", "decease" and "end" written on the walls of the man's apartment, Xinhua said. Li M...


Samsung Galaxy S8 Protecting Their Display By Limiting Users

Although Samsung is still riding on the success of its Galaxy S8 handsets, it appears that a new Note 8 is well advanced and could be launched 30 days out...


Google to get record European Union fine in shopping case

Google is accused of promoting its own shopping service ( Google Shopping) in its search results over those of its competitors. Google , now a subsidiary o...


Has Apple MacBook Pro's features — Microsoft Modern Keyboard

The company says it wanted to blend a fingerprint sensor into the keyboard that appeared to be like any other key. The new keyboard, unlike the Surface Keybo...


The 2018 Ford F-150 Gets A New Engine And More Horsepower

The company also unveiled an off-road package for its Expedition . The Expedition FX4 Off-Road Package adds an assortment of off-roading equipment to the...


AIIB wins achievements in short time despite challenges: S. Korean deputy minister

The multinational lender, set up in 2016 to fund infrastructure projects in Asia, adopted resolutions accepting three new members - Tonga, Argentina and Madagas...


Initial tests: Letters to GOP candidate, media not hazardous

The incident comes a day after a politically motivated shooting on Republicans practicing for a charity congressional baseball game occurred, with House Majorit...