Science May Not Be Political, But The March For Science Sure Was

And as far as I could tell , there wasn't much of the infighting surrounding inclusivity that plagued the March for Science in Washington DC. The White House did not respond to a request for comment. "I think a lot of people think that their d... More..

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Highlights of Sunday's National Basketball Association games

After blowing a 25-point first half lead during Thursday's Game 3, Paul George & Co. are trying to stay alive in the series. James averaged 32.8 points on 54.3 percent shooting, including 45 percent from 3-po...More..

Thousands of scientists protest against Donald Trump slashing research budgets
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Thousands of scientists protest against Donald Trump slashing research budgets

Other signs featured mathematical formulas in a display of geek humour. Coinciding with Earth Day , the event drew researchers, educators and scientifically-minded people. On Saturday afternoon, Trump issued...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Paris police cuff 3 relatives of ISIS gunman who killed officer

ISIS just claimed responsibility for the terror shooting of three policemen - one, fatal - by a Muslim whom authorities say had tried to kill officers in 2001. Released on probation in 2015 from a further two...More..

Photos From the Science March, on Earth Day
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Photos From the Science March, on Earth Day

Other signs featured mathematical formulas in a display of geek humour. Festivities at one of the largest events on Washington's National Mall included scientific "teach-ins" and musical performances. Many sc...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Donald Trump will be insistent on funding border wall

But Mr Kelly admitted earlier this month that it was unlikely the wall would stretch "from sea to shining sea", and said he could not provide a cost estimate - although a revealed DHS memo reported $22bn. Trump...More..

Watch Astronaut Peggy Whitson's Record-Breaking Spacewalk
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Watch Astronaut Peggy Whitson's Record-Breaking Spacewalk

ET [Eastern Time], President Donald J. Trump will host a videoconference call from the Oval Office with NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer, who are now orbiting the Earth aboard the International ...More..

Hernandez family thankful for condolences, asks for privacy at funeral
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Hernandez family thankful for condolences, asks for privacy at funeral

Not only that, but Leontire believes the Shirley, Mass., prison, where Hernandez was serving life without the possibility of parole for the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd, committed an "extraordinary violation" of d...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

White House Pushes to Revive Health Care Bill

Money for the wall President Donald Trump wants to build along the USA border with Mexico must be part of the massive spending bill Congress is preparing, the White House budget director says. The waiver also a...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Health care battle, shutdown vote loom

Kelly also said in the interview that he believes Trump "will be insistent" that lawmakers include money for a US-Mexico border wall in a spending bill that they need to pass by Friday to avoid a government...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Samsung is reportedly working on a rugged Galaxy S8 Active for AT&T

The new Galaxy S8 smartphone will launch in two versions, one with the Snapdragon 835 and the other with Samsung's own Galaxy Exynos 8895 SoC. So if the smallish battery capacities on the S8 and S8 Plus are n...More..

NFL Draft 2017: Top 3 draft prospects from Virginia Tech
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

NFL Draft 2017: Top 3 draft prospects from Virginia Tech

It's about creating the best result - which isn't always about finding the best starting point. The cornerback has good size at six feet tall and showed terrific speed by running a 4.44 40-yard dash at the ...More..

Pakistan court to rule on Nawaz Sharif corruption allegations tomorrow
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Pakistan court to rule on Nawaz Sharif corruption allegations tomorrow

The issue came to light after the leaking previous year of the "Panama Papers," when documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca showed Sharif's children owned companies based in tax havens and had use...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Hundreds March for Science in North Carolina on Earth Day

The inaugural demonstration was held in conjunction with Earth Day and is planned to be the first event for what will become an annual occurrence. "At this point, we don't have a choice", said Katherine Nicke...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Trump to call commander of International Space Station

A curious sole might like to pose that existential question to Peggy Whitson , as her stay in space reaches record-breaking heights. That 534 day record is now held by Jeff Williams. This particular call from t...More..

Tesla app update lets Powerwall owners keep an eye on their electricity
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Tesla app update lets Powerwall owners keep an eye on their electricity

The app now displays a bunch of useful info including real-time data on solar power generation, battery power flow, as well as household energy consumption. In the event of an anticipated power outage, either p...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Atlas V rocket set for Tuesday launch

It is due to reach the space station on Saturday. "It's great, I mean, to be able to get in there and experience that 360-degree view", said Vern Thorp, a program manager for rocket maker United Launch Alli...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Scientists Worldwide Fight Back Against Anti-Science Trump Agenda

Researchers from Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology were among the speakers at the Boston demonstration, which also featured a "Kids March for Science " that ended at the Parkman Band...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Station Crew Welcomes New Members and Waits for Cargo Mission

US President Donald Trump and daughter Ivanka Trump are expected to congratulate Whitson on her achievement in an Earth-to space call on Monday, according to NASA. Whitson arrived at the space station Novem...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Facebook Finally Has A Virtual Reality Product

Meanwhile, back at the F8 keynote, Zuckerberg explained his theory on why Facebook Camera would become the first AR platform to hit scale. Pokemon Go, jointly developed by Nintendo Co (7974.T) and Niantic Inc...More..