Sci-tech

Trump to Astronaut: 'Better you than me' to drink recycled urine

Ms Whitson, 57, beat the previous USA record of 534 days, two hours and 48 minutes spent in space. As part of the celebration, Whitson got a special phone call ...


NASA Finds Potentially Habitable Ocean Environment on Saturn's Moon

The presence of hydrogen in the ocean on this moon of Saturn means that microbes - if they exist there - could use it to obtain energy by combining it with carb...


Google Announces Changes To Search Results

Mr. Gomes explained that content promoting hate is also being given the lowest possible search weighting, and an increased importance will be given to "high qua...


New Heroes of the Storm 2.0 Update Live Now

In Heroes of the Storm: Overwatch Nexagon Mount, Officer D.Va Banner, Portrait, and Spray. The Overwatch skin for D.Va is coming next week, portraying h...


Trump sets US tax reform announcement, orders tax rule review

President Donald Trump has pledged a massive tax cut and said the middle class would benefit. The AP notes the tax reform plan would come "just before his...


Teen wears Black Lives Matter-inspired dress to prom

Yes I'm 17". Milan Bolden-Morris wore a Black Lives Matter-inspired dress to her prom in Florida. In an interview with Essence , Torrence revealed it took hi...


Obama to lead student discussion in Chicago

As President Trump has frequently noted, Chicago suffers with issues of gun violence and crime, something an active former president could do a lot to solve. ...


Larry Page company Kitty Hawk has a new flying auto!

The New York Times writes that the Flyer's eight propellers make it as loud as a speedboat and that the vehicle weighs about 220 pounds. The tech industry is...


2nd Parchment Copy of Declaration of Independence Found ... Outside US

The parchment was likely made in either NY or Philadelphia, though researchers are still trying to determine who wrote and paid for the document. The Sussex ...


Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles

The poll pegs President Trump's approval rating at 42 percent, the lowest approval rating at this point of any president in polls since 1945. With less than...


Global steel demand to hit 1.5bn MT in 2017

The association said China's steel demand would decelerate as the government tried to retighten its real estate policies, with the country's demand expected t...


WH press secretary defends Trump's 'significant' work in 100 days

Former Obama White House press secretary Josh Earnest says he doesn't "feel a ton of sympathy" for his successor, Sean Spicer . The president even compared v...


Apple's self-driving auto project makes way for training experts

According to the training packet, Apple's self-driving auto uses a Logitech wheel and pedals to actuate drive by wire, and it supports one person at a time. Ap...


Mets slugger Cespedes limps off with hamstring cramp

Jesse Spector of FanRag noted Cespedes will undergo an MRI on Friday, adding that Mets manager Terry Collins called the injury a "concern". "I know we've worke...


Bill O'Reilly ousted from Fox News amid harassment allegations

As we reported last week , an independent analysis by the ad-tracking firm iSpot.tv showed O'Reilly's program had lost about half its advertisers in a span of...


Soyuz space capsule carrying American, Russian blasts off

Thursday (0713 GMT, 3:13 a.m. EDT). She returns to Earth in September. The call by Trump, his daughter and NASA astronaut Kate Rubins is scheduled for 10 am...


'It's-a Me, Mario': Target Is Replacing Shopping Carts With Mario Karts

And with the April 28 release of Mario Kart 8 for the Nintendo Switch looming, Target has turned into a love letter for all things Kart . In my opinion, it...


New England Patriots defend crowd attendance at Trump visit

The picture with Trump showed both staircases empty while the 2015 photo with Obama appeared seemingly packed with players. The president accepted gifts fro...


Samsung unveiled new Galaxy models with larger screens and Virtual assistant

Samsung's sacrificed the home button to make this possible, transferring the fingerprint reader next to the rear camera in the process. It's still not flawles...


Astronomers Find Nearby Planet That Could Host Alien Life

During that time, the habitable zone of the star would be much further out, which means that LHS 1140b was exceptionally heated. "We could hardly hope for a be...


Samsung Galaxy S8 Will Be Forgotten Soon

The S8 goes on sale on April 21 in Korea, the U.S. and the UK. It did not give out details on pricing or launch date for the two devices . In US, Samsung's o...


20 children killed when minibus hits truck in South Africa

The cause of the collision is not yet known, but "local authorities are on the scene for further investigations", ER24 states. The bus driver also died while ...


Galaxy Note 8 rumoured to feature dual-camera and 6.4-inch display

We don't have the details of the official invitation yet, but the launch event will take place in New Delhi at 12 Noon IST. This is why the new Nougat is now ...


LG sees best first quarter for almost eight years

The original Galaxy Note7 that was released a year ago offered a slightly larger battery at 3,500mAh battery . The demand for the company's memory chip has...


Pesticide maker tries to kill risk study

Dow AgroSciences, the unit of the company responsible for pesticides, told AP that the federal government did not use the best available science in its review...