Science

Senator to new acting EPA leader: 'Restore confidence' in agency's mission

James Inhofe, one of Washington's most prominent climate change denialists, according to the Post . "It is my hope that Acting Administrator Andrew Wh...


Heat index expected to be near 100 Sunday, NWS cautions

Drink fluids, particularly water, even if you do not feel thirsty. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles, in which authorities sai...


Trump pledges July 9 announcement on Supreme Court nominee

But Republican Senator John McCain, who has an aggressive form of brain cancer, has been absent from the Senate for months, meaning that if all Senate Democrats...


Blood Moon Eclipse Probably Not A Bad Omen, According To Boring Astrophysicist

Doomsday preachers have been reportedly suggesting that July's blood moon heralds the end of the world, as biblical passages talk about the moon turning the col...


Trump orders halt to separating migrant children from their families

Tumlin and other advocates are also concerned for the fate of the children who have already been separated from their families . "Instead of breaking up immigr...


SES-12 launch success

The launch was completed just after midnight local time, the satellite was deployed about 32 minutes after takeoff. SpaceX was hoping to conduct additio...


Subtropical Storm Alberto to strengthen over next 48 hours: NHC

As of 2 p.m., Subtropical Storm Alberto — which formed Friday morning — was almost stationary about 60 miles south of Cozumel, Mexico, and had maximum susta...


Amazon Prime Members to Receive 10% Off Whole Foods Sale Items

The new loyalty strategy will test whether Amazon's $13.7 billion deal for Whole Foods brings much-feared disruption and an intensified price war to the $800 ...


OnePlus unveils flagship OnePlus 6, starting at $529

After a series of leaks and renders, OnePlus 6 has finally been announced. At an event in London, OnePlus has launched today its next flagship smartphone ,...


Honor 10 Flagship Smartphone for £400

There are dual cameras on the rear - 24MP + 16MP - both with a f/1.8 aperture. Like other models today, it comes with features such as AI beautification, Pro ...


Microsoft Unveils the New Surface Hub 2 Whiteboard

The first-generation Surface Hub is available in both 55-inch and 84-inch versions, while the Surface Hub 2 features a 50.5-inch touch screen display (no lar...


Two dead in parachute light aircraft crash

All 16 made their jump from the craft prior to any accidents happening, however witnesses then stated that they saw the aircraft crash shortly afterwards. "Howe...


Google will require OEMs to provide regular Android security updates

That led to criticism by the likes of technology sociologist Zeynep Tufekci , who described the AI assistant "ethically lost" on Twitter , given the use o...


Alert Ready testing in Manitoba today

The Alert Ready system is created to deliver critical and potentially life-saving information from federal, provincial and territorial governments on everythi...


New Nintendo Switch Accessory Makes it Easier to Play on a Table

Beyond the fact that you still can't back your goddamned save games up , there are a few hardware design decisions that boggle. This is not the first debut o...


'God of War' photo mode lets you apply filters and tweak faces

You can also adjust the field of view, focus distance, focal field, depth of field and more. And my personal favourite, we've added the ability to change Kratos...


Cloud Saves, Family Plans & More

The news came after Kotaku sent an e-mail to Nintendo in the wake of the online service's full reveal . It has been quite some time since Nintendo ...


Destiny 2: Warmind Brings New Maps, End-Game Content, & Ranked Play

Players can purchase Destiny 2 Expansion II: Warmind individually ($19.99), or as part of the Destiny 2 Expansion Pass ($34.99). The PC version of the...


Summary of Experian plc (LON:EXPN) Ratings

Peel Hunt maintained the shares of ARW in report on Thursday, March 1 with "Buy" rating. (NASDAQ:RTIX) on Friday, March 2 to "Buy" rating. The stock of Centamin...


A Black Dot Could Crash your Phone

The gist of it is that the invisible part of the message is comprised of special characters which Unicode uses to specify whether a given text should be laid ou...


Swiss electronics to help NASA Mars probe

The two-hour launch window will open on May 5 at 4:05 a.m. PDT (7:05 a.m. EDT). Besides testing the cubes' maneuvering system, NASA wants to see if WALL...


Amazon to add 3000 tech jobs in Vancouver, Canada

The new Amazon office is scheduled to open in 2021. The company is opening a 430,000-square-foot office in WS Development's Seaport Square project - a 7.6 m...


Oculus Go is hitting store shelves today for $200

The Oculus Go is the company's first stab at a standalone virtual reality headset, with all of the necessary hardware built in. Starting at $199 Dollars f...


Facebook brings sleep mode to Messenger Kids providing more control to Parents

As anybody who uses Facebook regularly likely knows, having instant access to your friends and family can be an addictive experience - it's easy to unintentio...


Broncos need to bolster anemic offense on Day 2

After releasing 1,000-yard rusher C.J. Anderson last month, Elway expressed confidence last week that his team could snag an impactful ball-carrier in a deep ru...


Facebook reports profit surge, user growth despite scandals

The stock has dropped about 14% since the new reports about data-privacy lapses emerged in March. Facebook suffered its first-ever decline in North American u...


YouTube Kids promises safer choices for kids, parental controls

In addition to the comments, some YouTubers were posting disturbing and sometimes violent videos with keywords targeting kids. James Beser , product direct...


OnePlus 6 Is Set To Launch On 17 May

Anyone who buys a ticket to the OnePlus 6 launch will also be given a "swag bag" with exclusive The Speed You Need event items and will be sent a mystery gi...


Spotify's Free Music-Streaming Plan Is Getting Some Big New Features

Considering non-paying users can't listen to music offline, don't have access to play any track on demand, and can only use the skip button a limited number of ...


ASUS Introduces ZenFone Max Pro (M1) Smartphone in India

However, the company chose to launch a new device specifically for the emerging markets. And at the same time, it puts the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro in so...


Hannity Says He Didn't Personally Discuss Real Estate Loans With HUD

Department of Housing and Urban Development. Records show that Hannity used multiple LLCs to build a real estate portfolio with at least 877 residential uni...


Charles Barkley had a pointed response to Eric Bledsoe's Terry Rozier comment

But the Celtics responded with an 11-2 run, capped by a banked in 3-pointer by Brown to push their lead back up to 118-99. The Pacers are very close to the B...


The 'Diamond asteroid' points to a long-lost planet

Debris from a meteorite that plunged to Earth in 2008 offers strong evidence of a lost planet that once drifted through our solar system , a new study has ...


Konami Announces New Castlevania Game…For Mobile

The game is the latest in a long-line of big-name games making the jump to mobile. Up to four players can actually play together, and there's even a four-player...


NASA satellite to launch will seek new exoplanets

Aboard SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, the Monday (16 April) launch of TESS was aborted in the final hours as the company looked to make absolutely sure it avoids a...


OnePlus 6 Teaser Reveals Its Similarities With The OnePlus 5T

He also explained the importance of a notched display and how the company streamlined the software for a seamless user experience. In a previous leak, rende...


Previous South African leader Zuma to face corruption Prices

In a similar way, former ANC MP and arms-deal activist Andrew Feinstein told news agencies that there was good amount of evidence against Zuma and that "should ...


Fortnite gets vending machines and lots of explosions with new update

The week in-between will play host to "content updates " such as the one we're getting today. The first such "content update", as Epic calls them, has arrived ...


Apple's making curved iPhone screens that support air gestures

Now it remains to be seen how the touchless gesture feature works out for Apple . Apple is developing touchless iPhones with curved displays. Bloomberg ...


Father on life support after being shot on Facebook Live

Moments later, Holmes was shot in the head. Holmes could reportedly be heard in the video telling the woman holding a handgun that she was making him nervou...


All eyes on Spotify as it debuts on the stock market

By 1:30pm EDT, the Wall Street Journal was reporting that Spotify was now valued at $30 billion, meaning that this could prove to be the third-largest IPO eve...


Fortnite Battle Royale Starter Pack Now Available For Purchase

There are problems with server region locks, because Battlegrounds has different game modes that are region specific. The developer continued: "Through this n...


Acer launches first Google Chrome OS-powered tablet

It's aimed primarily at the education market but it marks the end of the Android tablet era for Google, as it focuses its attention on Chrome OS across both l...


Everything you need to know about OnePlus 6: Specs, price and features

The OnePlus 6 will be priced around $749, which is nearly near to the Samsung Galaxy S9, Pixel 2 and many other higher priced devices. OnePlus is expected...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is getting an Event Mode to test unusual game settings

Greene didn't shy away from answering the question, and admitted he is glad to see the genre growing and attracting such a huge fanbase and following. I never s...


Fortnite Already Made Millions of Dollars on the iOS Marketplace

Merely three days after its initial release on iOS , the game is already topping the charts in many regions, including but not limited to the United States, ...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Mobile Game is Now Available in US

And it's also fantastic, which wasn't a given. Actually it is because the game is full of bots, Sorry but it is true. Players collect resources and weapons to...


Indians Held By ISIS Have Been Killed, Informs Sushma Swaraj

On the delay in confirmation of the deaths of 39 Indians, Sushma Swaraj said that the government was waiting for solid evidence about the deaths and informed ho...


The Samsung Galaxy S9 hits stores today

The tenth generation of Galaxy S series will produce ground-breaking features and reports of Samsung linking up with Mantis Vision which is an Israeli camera ex...


Raspberry Pi Model B+ is officially available for $35

The B+ takes the 2016 Pi 3 Model B and ups the processing power and Wi-Fi speeds, alongside some other minor tweaks-all of which are outlined in detail below....