Sci-tech

Giant Pandas Aren't Endangered Anymore

The giant panda is no longer on the endangered list published by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN ), although there is still a warnin...


Green Party's Stein mistakenly flies to Cincinnati for rally in Columbus

Local Green Party members took the podium to speak, with one centering on student loans and debt. She called for an end to the use of fossil fuels and set a g...


LG V20 Announced: Specs, Features, Price and Availability All Detailed Here

The LG V20 comes with a Quad HD resolution display under the 5.7-inch screen and it is the IPS Quantum display that its predecessor V10 also had. LG's...


Asteroid Bennu getting first visitor in billions of years

Without a doubt, the retrieval of a sample from an asteroid is the highlight of NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission being launched Thursday. The probe will arrive at th...


Happy landings: 3 space station crew members back on Earth

Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams of NASA, and flight engineers Alexey Ovchinin and Oleg Skripochka contributed to hundreds of scientific experiments during...


Mercedes previews next-gen Sprinter with Vision Van concept

Starship Technologies likens Vision Van to a "mothership", which holds up to eight ground robots. Questions about the scope of Mercedes' vision crop up pretty...


Plastic 'Fabric' Cools Body Better Than Cotton

That's the problem with today's cotton and synthetic fabrics. It would also make clothing a lot more comfortable and pleasant to wear on hot days., according ...


State funeral set for Amatrice after quake survivors rebel

Bulldozers and steamrollers have prepared the grounds for the service while a huge, open-sided tented roof was erected to shelter the altar and seating area. Re...


Facebook adds 'instant video' option to texts in Messenger

Part P-i-P, part conventional video chat, Instant Video is created to ride the coattails of live streaming, which has exploded in popularity over the past yea...


Let's get ready for annular solar eclipse today

The United States will witness the total solar eclipse in August 2017 for the first time in 37 years. An unfolding partial eclipse of the sun can now be vie...


Facebook Introduces Live Streaming 'Instant Video' Feature in Messenger App

All you have to do is enter " instant video " on Facebook Messenger and you can record a short video that can have a number of functions. The latest feature i...


DCNS moves court, asks newspaper to remove Scorpene data

The DCNS has won a contract to design Australia's new $50 billion submarine fleet. It said the leak had no bearing on the 12 Shortfin Barracuda submarines it ha...


Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

However, so many perishing at once is unheard of. "This is very special", Nylend told Sputnik news, "I've heard of cattle being killed by lightning, but not...


Turkish forces deepen push into Syria, draw U.S. rebuke over targets

Turkey warned Monday it would carry out more strikes on a Syrian Kurdish militia if it failed to retreat beyond the Euphrates River, as Washington condemned the...


Australian swimmer Josh Palmer reportedly robbed

Josh Palmer and Emma McKeon had gone to a nightclub in Copacabana with teammates - but instead of returning to the athletes' village they stayed on and were ...


Decision made on Emma McKeon's appeal to her Closing Ceremony ban

For McKeown, the four-time Rio medallist had gone to spend the night with "swimming friends" in the Copa district but didn't pass that on to team management. Ei...


Mancini leads Endwell, New York, to Little League

The victor will represent the United States in global play for the World title. Mancini followed up his 13-strikeout effort in the USA winners' bracket semifi...


Southwest flight makes emergency landing after engine fails

Some people started screaming and crying, the woman said. A Southwest Airline plane had an engine issue mid-flight, which is now under investigation. Southwes...


New malware means you need to update your iPhone

According to the Citizen Lab , the hacking software was made by a private seller of monitoring systems, NSO Group, an Israeli company that works out on softwar...


Family of ISIS hostage Kayla Mueller speaks out

Ross sits down with Carl and Marsha as they share, for the first time, the full details of their tireless efforts to rescue Kayla . Ten months into her abduc...


Halo 5: Forge Coming to PC This September

Also on tap is a content browser for Forge mode. Folks will be able to enjoy a large amount of created content across the Xbox One Forge and PC Forge , r...


Kate Upton mocks Kardashians with duck face selfie

Kate Upton played with fire on Snapchat on Tuesday (23Aug16) by mocking the Kardashians. Kim Kardashian is believed to have had work done on her nose, but ...


Google rolling out latest Android system to Nexus phones

LG said earlier this month that its upcoming v20 smartphone will be the first non-Google phone to come with Nougat out of the box, which Google confirmed on M...


Ashwin relishes five-wicket haul more than hundred

Commenting on his hundreds against the West Indies, Ashwin quipped, "I need to give the credit to the West Indies". India's limited-overs captain MS Dhoni wil...


NASA Rover Captures 360 Panorama View Of Earth-Like Mars

The photo was taken using a Mast Camera (Mastcam) which was created to capture color, multispectral color, stereo, and high definition video in outer space. I...


Turkey slams Israeli strikes in Gaza despite reconciliation

Palestinian fighters of Ezz Al-Din Al Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, display Qassam home-made rockets. Israeli warplanes launched airs...


Bali killing: British man, Australian woman arrested

The body of local traffic police officer Wayan Sudarsa was found on Wednesday, lying on a beach at Kuta. According to reports in the Australian media, a post ...


Continental Resources announces US$222 million sale of North Dakota assets

On average, equities research analysts predict that Continental Resources will post ($0.76) earnings per share for the current fiscal year. The company presen...


Plea to lift ban on cow killing in Supreme Court

Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said , "This can not be classified as a risky performance for the objective of earning money". The Supreme Court on...


ICC rankings: India displace Australia as No 1 Test team

India's 4th test against West Indies , which had been considered a dead rubber especially after India took the unassailable 2-0 lead in the series, has suddenl...