Science

Five memorable moments from the Boston Women's March

Walsh told the crowd he would fight against Trump's policies. "We are going to be the first state in the country to fight back in Washington when they start t...


Trump Taps Net-Neutrality Foe Ajit Pai to Lead FCC, Source Says

A free enterprise advocate in the Republican mold, he has been a critic of the functioning of the FCC and has clashed with its leadership. During his roughly 15...


The Star Trek fan film lawsuit has been settled

In a statement this week, CBS All Access explained: "Production on " Star Trek: Discovery " begins next week". Peters is referring to the guidelines CBS an...


Could Wolf 1061c be the next Earth?

The Wolf 1061 Planetary System, in the constellation of Ophichus, was first discovered in 1919. An artist's rendering of the exoplanet Wolf 1061c. The exopl...


Cassini sees one of Saturn's moons making waves in its rings

This latest image was taken in the visible (green) spectrum of light at a distance of approximately 28,000 kilometers (17,000 miles) from the moon. Image scal...


Colorful arrival: NASA unveils what landing approach to Pluto would look like

That hasn't stopped the space agency from imagining what such a landing may look like, and it has shared that vision with everyone else via a new photo. The fly...


Ancient warm period alerts on bigger-than-expected sea level rise

But what concerns scientists is that sea level back then was 20 to 30 feet (6 to 9 meters) above what it is today. "The more we can learn about warm periods in ...


New NASA Video Shows What it Feels Like to Land on Pluto

To make this movie give a real touch and feel to the people, mission scientists interpolated some of the panchromatic frames based on the data they have about P...


EC censures Arvind Kejriwal for bribe remark in Goa

Setting an example for other political parties to follow, AAP national convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today requested the Election Commission...


Axanar Productions, Paramount, and CBS settle Star Trek copyright lawsuit

In a statement this week, CBS All Access explained: "Production on " Star Trek: Discovery " begins next week". This is not the first time " Star Trek: D...


Canada likely safe from Trump's trade overhaul

If the U.S. went down the trade line indicated by newly-inagurated President Trump "that could be negative for us, actually we would say negative for the USA as...


Donald Trump Inauguration as 45th US President

The ceremonies brought a small, more reserved crowd than what was present during former President Barack Obama's Inauguration Day in 2008 and 2012: the almost...


Antarctic Ice Shelf Breaks Another Six Miles

Larsen C is approximately 350m thick and floats on the seas at the edge of West Antarctica, holding back the flow of glaciers that feed into it. Scientists ar...


Incredible new image of Pluto's biggest moon Charon revealed — NASA's New Horizons

It's extremely cool, and pretty much the closest we'll ever get to actually settling down on Pluto (at least in any of our lifetimes). New Horizons sent bac...


Scientists reveal planet similar to Earth could be home to extraterrestrial life

While Dr. Kane and his team are still in the early stages of their study, astronomy experts with the group Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence told Gizmodo...


Labour demands urgent inquiry over "failed" Trident weapon test

We have absolute confidence in our independent nuclear deterrent'. Theresa May has said in an interview with the BBC she has complete "faith" in Trident d...


What's in the Box? Melania Gives Michelle a Gift at White House

Any mention of the phenomenon was scrubbed from the official White House website minutes after Donald Trump was sworn in as the new US president. Tapping in...


Britney Spears Opens Up About Meeting Boyfriend Sam Asghari

They started chatting to pass the time and discovered they both enjoy sushi. They exchanged numbers after filming but didn't talk at first. A few months down ...


Beware - winter storm watch issued for North Iowa

The National Weather Service has issued winter storm warnings for the western and southwestern mountains of Colorado, including Grand Mesa and the San Juan, Wes...


Is Paul Krugman getting excited for broken windows at Trump's inauguration?

The question is: is Paul Krugman getting excited about the broken windows all over Washington, D.C.? Protester Michelle Nungester travelled from Sarasota, F...


Protesters block traffic outside Trump Tower

Sean Conboy of the Metropolitan Police Department told HuffPost. In the District of Columbia, police arrested 217 people and pepper sprayed dozens more Friday...


Uber settles to pay $20 million for overinflating promises to drivers

To top it all off, drivers who applied for the auto lease program where Uber's partners would provide vehicles to applicants also misled the drivers on how ...


With its new virtual Dash buttons, Amazon makes ordering products even easier

Nearly 15 months after they hit the market, Amazon Dash Buttons have jumped out to the wider virtual space; they can now be clicked on and used to shop from the...


Overwatch's New Legendary Skins From Chinese New Year Event Have Apparently Leaked

Year of the Rooster is due January 24 . Many assumed those two skins would bring the number to six legendary-tier skins, as has been the standard for past Over...


Donald Trump accused of 'plagiarising' Obama's inauguration cake

Goldman's cake, in contrast, was composed of nine differently-flavored layers of cake, because it was an actual cake. The one on the right was the cake that had...


Lenovo Phab 2 Pro Tango Smartphone Launched

For that Phab 2 Pro also comes with Motion tracking sensor for Tango and depth sensor for Tango as well. This camera setup allows it to scan things nearby and...


This tiny bug has been named after Trump -- see the resemblance?

Trump , to be installed as the 45th President of the United States on January 20, 2017", ResearchGate.net reports . In September of 2016 the so-called " Trumpa...


EPA pick signals disaster for climate change

He had no answer to questions about the millions of dollars this same industry has pumped into the Republican Attorney Generals Association , where Pruitt pl...


Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 is coming to Steam on March 7th

Now, Capcom has confirmed that the game will be made available for the Xbox One and Windows PC game platform via steam starting on March 7. The game comes wit...


Abu Dhabi leader Hatton proves major displays were no fluke

He's in contention despite missing out on the par 5s, which are usually his strength. "I'll make four birdies tomorrow, it will be all right", said Johnson, w...


'Forever' stamps will cost more at USPS beginning Sunday

Late previous year the U.S. Postal Service announced they filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission of the price changes, which goes into effect Sund...


NHTSA review of Tesla's Autopilot sees positive outcome

If you've forgotten, a Tesla Model S driver was using the autopilot feature when his vehicle passed directly underneath the trailer of a semi that was driving p...


AFCON 2017: DR Congo Hold Reigning Champions CIV

However, DR Congo were back in front soon after as Junior Kabananga converted with a header of his own on 28 minutes. "What I take away is that we came back...


Antitrust Probes End After Apple Shelves Audiobook Deal

The agreement had been in place for over a decade, since 2003 , but came to an end earlier this month following complaints from German publishers and investiga...


Delhi parents confused about 'ever-changing' nursery admission norms

While dealing with two other petitions relating to private minority unaided schools here, the court said the Delhi government can not "enforce" such institutes ...