Sci-tech

March for Science events to take place around the globe

Richard Zurawski, a meteorologist-turned-city-councillor who helped organize the event, said it is imperative that politicians combat the creeping influence of ...


US will honour refugee deal Trump dubbed 'dumb', Pence tells Australia

The strike group was supposedly steaming towards North Korea last week amid soaring tensions over the rogue state's apparent ramping up for a sixth nuclear test...


Rocket Launch To Be Shown In Live 360-Degree Video

CAPE CANAVERAL | John Glenn's trailblazing legacy took flight Tuesday as a cargo ship bearing his name rocketed toward the International Space Station. Orbi...


If You Can Hack a Switch, Nintendo Will Pay You $20000

It also didn't hurt that "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild " - an incredible game that received near-universal praise from critics and consumers alike - ...


Apple vows to 'pioneer' a closed-loop mining supply chain

The tech giant said 96 per cent of the electricity at its global facilities comes from renewable energy and that its new corporate campus is powered entirely ...


Trump says he'll mark 100 days with Pennsylvania rally

Doors will open at 4:30 p.m. Tickets will be limited to two per person and are available here . Mr. Trump held a victory rally in Hershey, Pennsylvania , afte...


Trump hosts thousands at White House for Easter Egg Roll

The first lady's plans have been no secret, with officials saying in November that she and Barron would continue to live at Trump Tower in NY until Barron com...


Rocket carrying Cygnus spacecraft blasts off from Cape Canaveral

The launch occurred on time at 11:11 a.m. The Cygnus cargo ship carrying Atlas V rocket is poised to be launched during a thirty-minute launch window star...


Blackstone Group LP (bx) To Go Ex-Dividend on April 27th

Gemmer Asset Management LLC raised its stake in Microsoft by 0.3% in the third quarter. Finally, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. raised its position in Micr...


One Year Later: Fans Mark The Death of Prince

The secretive singer, whose full name was Prince Rogers Nelson , will be remembered for his fantastic music and the ability to entertain his audience. Before a...


The Galaxy S8 Active is heading to AT&T

Now, both the phones will be rolled out in the US, South Korea, and some European countries starting this April 21. Samsung's Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus smartpho...


Nearby ocean worlds could be best bet for life beyond Earth

Thomas Zurbuchen, associate administrator of the agency's Science Mission Directorate, started the news conference off by saying "we can't answer it now, hope...


Origins of Indonesian Hobbits Revealed

The comparative analysis uncovered the two species had completely different bone structures, particularly in the jaw and pelvis. "Logically, it would be hard ...


John Glenn honoured with launch of space station supply ship

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP ) - John Glenn's trailblazing legacy took flight Tuesday as a cargo ship bearing his name rocketed toward the International Space Stati...


S8 Pre-orders Surpass Previous Models — Samsung

Samsung Electronics is now concentrating its marketing resources on overseas markets as well , Chinese in particular, for a long-term success of the phone. To ...


New UP DGP takes charge, vows to crush 'goondagardi'

In total, 12 senior police officers were transferred in the Adityanath administration's first major reshuffle among police rankings. "Uniform action will be t...


Syrian regime used Sarin or similar chemical agent in Idlib attack: watchdog

Israeli military has said that Bashar's forces still possess tonnes of chemical weapons . All officials spoke on condition of anonymity under military briefing...


Apple Gets DMV Approval to Test Self-Driving Cars in California

Apple has secured a permit for autonomous-vehicle testing in California, the Wall Street Journal reports . By obtaining clearance from California's Depart...


Supply ship named for John Glenn arrives at space station

Glenn, an original Mercury 7 astronaut, became the first American to orbit the Earth in 1962. He returned to space in 1998 aboard shuttle Discovery, at age 77, ...


Facebook for everyone and not just high end: Zuckerberg

You and your friends can relive personal memories from your own Timelines, or even make new ones as you explore things that interest you from people and Pages y...


IIT Kharagpur student found hanging in his room

According to police, Nidhin used to set an alarm to get up early in the morning and study. The hostel authorities, on being informed by other students, broke op...


U.S. cargo ship blasts off for space station with supplies, experiments

The barrel-shaped Cygnus spacecraft , nestled atop a white Atlas V rocket, soared into the blue sky over Cape Canaveral, Florida at 11:11 am (1511 GMT). Also a...


WRX and the WRX STI Subaru Sedan Price Review

First and foremost, the car's powertrain is unchanged, meaning the WRX is still motivated by an all-wheel drivetrain and a turbocharged, 2.0-litre flat-four eng...


Supply ship named for John Glenn arrives at International Space Station

The rocket will carry 7,600 pounds of supplies to the International Space Station. His widow, Annie, granted permission for Orbital ATK to use his name for the ...


Atlas 5 Launch: What is the Cargo?

But the first-ever live 360-degree video stream of a rocket launch? That's because there was a special 360-degree camera installed near the base of the Atlas ...


NASA broadcasts world's first 360-degree video of rocket launch

The 19-story booster soared off its seaside launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 11:11 a.m. EDT/1511 GMT. If everything goes accordingly, then NAS...


Samsung may launch Galaxy C7 Pro in India today

Analysts are saying Samsung's second quarter results should even be better than the first quarter, because of the hype surrounding the Galaxy 8 and the arti...


BSNL Try to Overtakes Jio with Triple Ace Plan

The speeds, however, are limited to 3G, compared to the 4G speed offered by the rival telecoms. It means users can avail 270GB of data at just Rs. 333 or Rs. Al...


Samsung Galaxy S8 Specs: Less Unwanted Services Makes Faster Device

Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 has shown a lot of improvement regarding design, features, specifications and other details. Let us know your thoughts right away. The ...


Atlas V Launch: Rocket Will Deliver Cargo to Space Station

The commercial ship, which took off from complex 41 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, is reportedly carrying 3,500 kilograms of food and oth...


Scientists leave labs, take to streets to defend research

March participants are a wide-ranging group, from a neuroscientist who is marching "for the thousands of people suffering from spinal cord injury" to sci-fi f...


Samsung tips huge jump in profit despite corruption scandal

Even after the embarrassing recall of the company's last flagship device, the Galaxy Note 7, the S8 and its new embedded Bixby AI technology could set a new f...


Facebook built a virtual Facebook. Here is what we know so far

The latest services from Facebook operates by creating an animated avatar of you and then transfer you to a virtual world where you are accompanied by your fr...


Trump signs executive orders for tax overhaul

In an interview with The Associated Press , Trump said the plan would result in tax cuts for both individuals and businesses. Wednesday's announcement isn'...


White House planning another health care showdown

It also would allow states to apply for permission to let insurers abandon "community rating", which sets rates based on geography, not on age or other risk f...