Days in Space: Astronaut Peggy Whitson's Groundbreaking Record

She's the first ever science officer of NASA as well as the first female to be the commander of the ISS, which she has done twice. He was calling up the Space Station to congratulate Ms Whitson for her record-beating stay in Space: she's been up ... More..

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Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) Under Analyst Spotlight

Quadrant Capital Group LLC increased its stake in Occidental Petroleum by 1.0% in the third quarter. Raymond James Trust acquired 13,473 shares as Occidental Petroleum (OXY)'s stock declined 2.18%. During the s...More..

Adidas plans to sell shoes made from ocean plastic
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Adidas plans to sell shoes made from ocean plastic

The shoe company had previously partnered with the ocean group Parley to recycle plastic salvaged from the sea into thread that could be spun into wearable garments. "We see it as an obligation for us as a glob...More..

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Most of the Windows zero-day exploits have already been patched

Researchers are still examining the leaked files, but the exploits appear to work on older Windows versions including NT, XP and Windows 7. However, Microsoft also said that several patches, especially one ...More..

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Samsung to launch Galaxy S8, S8+ in India on April 19

It is also narrower than the Apple iPhone 7 Plus that has a 5.5 inch display . The Galaxy S8 hasn't even landed on United Kingdom shelves, and Samsung is already at work on a better version of the handset. A...More..

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Russian crew reach International Space Station in Soyuz capsule

This Soyuz was launched from the Baikonur, Kazakhstan on April 20. There was an empty third seat in the capsule as Russian Federation was scaling back space station staffing until its long-delayed science labor...More..

Master & Dynamic creates 'new geometry of sound' with the A770 wireless speaker
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Master & Dynamic creates 'new geometry of sound' with the A770 wireless speaker

Master & Dynamic has introduced its new MA770 Wireless Speaker, a model that is made out of a concrete composite. The company says it has increased dampening, reduced resonance from the enclosure, a purer s...More..

Bill Nye criticizes CNN on air for having climate change skeptic
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Bill Nye criticizes CNN on air for having climate change skeptic

Like other fandoms, the science fandom have built websites, organized rallies and have built a vast social media presence to spread awareness and show others why science is fun. It argued for a sort of re...More..

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North Korea Holds Live-Fire Drills as Trump Calls For Tougher Sanctions

The United States and South Korea a year ago agreed to deploy the THAAD system to counter the threat of missile launches by North Korea. However, South Korea's defence ministry said "no unusual development ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

China urges withdrawal of US THAAD missile defense system in S.Korea

The work to set up the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system, or THAAD, within this year has angered North Korea, China and Russian Federation, which see the system's powerful radars as a security threat. ...More..

Galaxy S8 beats expectations with 550000 pre-orders in South Korea
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Galaxy S8 beats expectations with 550000 pre-orders in South Korea

With Bixby , Samsung is gearing up to fight a tough battle and win over the entire voice-activated virtual assistant market. Now, however, Samsung has delayed the Bixby release, saying the platform's voi...More..

Bill Gates blogs about why he is 'impressed' with the Indian PM
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Bill Gates blogs about why he is 'impressed' with the Indian PM

Gates, in an earlier tweet, had termed it an "amazing undertaking". PM Modi's Swachh Bharat mission was such a success that even the world's richest man, Bill Gates has praised his efforts. Gates also talks...More..

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NASA Says Saturn's Icy Moon Enceladus Could Harbor Alien Life

Cassini has no instruments that can detect life, so it will be up to future robotic visitors to seek out possible life on Enceladus, the scientists said. The disequilibria could represent the chemical energy s...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

NASA Astronauts: Peggy Whitson Breaks Space Records

While Whitson has broken the American record, the world record for cumulative time in space is still held by cosmonaut Gennady Padalka, who spent 879 days in space over his career. Behind her was a banner that ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Astronaut Peggy Whitson Has Smashed Another Record

President Donald Trump will speak to Whitson from the Oval Office, along with his daughter Ivanka and NASA astronaut Kate Rubins. Appearing to forget he had signed a bill directing Nasa to send astronauts t...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson breaks U.S. spaceflight record

She previously completed two six-month tours aboard the space station for Expedition 5 in 2002 and as the station commander for Expedition 16 in 2008. He said he's more impressed by the astronauts than by any o...More..

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Donald Trump wants humans on Mars by 2020

NASA's current schedule calls for the first test flight of the heavy-lift rocket it has designated for Mars journeys, the Space Launch System, to lift off in 2018 - but that schedule is virtually certain to sli...More..

Target retailers launch immersive promotion for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Target retailers launch immersive promotion for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Additionally, at the entrances to the stores, customers will find that there are black and white checkered finish lines, flashing lights, and the Super Mario Bros . What do you think of Target's Mario Kart 8 ...More..

Daimler profits double on sales of Mercedes E-class, SUVs
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Daimler profits double on sales of Mercedes E-class, SUVs

The European auto industry received a confidence boost Wednesday as the continent's manufacturers continued to post a raft of positive first-quarter results, raising expectations that the region will book a str...More..

by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

U.S. military begins moving THAAD missile defence to South Korea site

Anthony reports that the USS Michigan is "not expected to participate in any exercises". But the naval strike group, headed by the USS Carl Vinson supercarrier, was still off the northwest coast of Australia,...More..