NASA crew: Boredom was hardest part of Mars simulation

They could only head outside while wearing spacesuits. The first HI-SEAS experiment involved studies about cooking on Mars and was followed by a four-month and an eight-month cohabitation mission. "Showing that it works, you can actually get wate... More..

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Chicago mayor to unveil plan for new police oversight agency
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Chicago mayor to unveil plan for new police oversight agency

The changes will include the creation of a new deputy inspector general responsible for auditing the entire police accountability system and identifying bad practices by the police. So, with an issue like we wo...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg wants you to visit his AI-controlled home

He has also started to make waves on social media, opening a Twitter account in 2012 and launching his own Instagram March 19, just weeks after his February 26 meeting with the CEO and co-founder of Ins...More..

Alison's family welcomes High Court ruling
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Alison's family welcomes High Court ruling

The Queensland Direct of Public Prosecutions (DPP) successfully launched a bid to have the case considered by the nation's highest court, after a shock decision by the state's Court of Appeal to substitute the ...More..

Facebook CEO says group will not become a media company
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Facebook CEO says group will not become a media company

Zuckerberg also posted a photo of himself running by the Colosseum. Mark Zuckerberg handed over a Facebook drone when he, and his wife Priscilla Chan, met Pope Francis at the Vatican on Monday, Augus...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Voters give green light to solar tax break

The amendment was approved with more votes than the 60 percent needed for passing a constitutional amendment in Florida. It also gives tax relief for solar leasing companies that will no longer have to pay ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

U.S., Ireland defend Apple against EU's $14.5B bill

The European Commission's demand for Apple to pay Ireland about €13bn in back taxes has put the country in the unusual position of refusing the windfall for fear of scaring away valuable investment. Ireland's...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Clinton on Trump's health claims: 'Dream on'

Donald Trump speaks at a rally in Manchester, New Hampshire. "Every time an African American citizen, or any citizen, loses their job to an illegal immigrant, the rights of that American citizen have been tot...More..

Ashton Kutcher Gets Down with 'Friends in Low Places'
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Ashton Kutcher Gets Down with 'Friends in Low Places'

Kutcher, surprisingly enough, did not disappoint. Rhett introduced Kutcher mid-song, before the tune's famed third verse, which isn't part of the studio version of "Friends in Low Places" but is always sung l...More..

Tropical systems churn off North Carolina, Florida coasts
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Tropical systems churn off North Carolina, Florida coasts

As of 4 p.m. T.D. It is not expected to make landfall along the Outer Banks of North Carolina, however. Coastal Dare County in North Carolina could face winds of up to 45 miles per hour with higher gusts and ...More..

Playwright David Henry Hwang Writes on the Passing of Gene Wilder
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Playwright David Henry Hwang Writes on the Passing of Gene Wilder

Wilder beat out both Fred Astaire and Joel Grey for the role. A nephew, Jordan Walker-Pearlman, confirmed the death in a statement that said the cause was complications from Alzheimer's disease. but I keep ...More..

Stocks move lower in afternoon trading on mixed earnings
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Stocks move lower in afternoon trading on mixed earnings

Increased trading for one day will not mean much, conversely, a trend of heavy trading volume on the buy side or on the sell side over a period of days or weeks sends a signal to market traders that institution...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Martin Dempster: How will Darren Clarke deal his wild card?

Donald has not claimed an individual event since 2012, while Pieters has won three times on the European Tour in the past year. Clarke admits telling Knox he had missed out was one of the toughest moments of ...More..

Apple Upscale iCloud With New 2TB Tier
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Apple Upscale iCloud With New 2TB Tier

The new plan will give users 2TB of iCloud storage and will run them a hefty $19.99 a month. While it may be unrelated, launching a new tier could possibly be tied to the iPhone 7 having a 256GB storage optio...More..

Statoil promises more for less from Sverdrup field
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Statoil promises more for less from Sverdrup field

We are strongly reducing investment costs, and we are increasing the process capacity, resource estimate and value of the field. However, it was in quality in project execution that was helping save more cash, ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

President Obama creates the largest protected place in the world

Now, the existing Marine National Monument will expand by 442781 square miles, bringing the total protected area of the expanded monument to 582578 square miles. For more in this, including a map of the expan...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Donald Trump vows to expel overstaying immigrants

Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway told Fox News Sunday morning that Trump planned meetings in inner city churches throughout the rest of the campaign. But was that the case? "He said Trump's views 'ch...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

White House mocks Trump on deportation plans

The State Department Tuesday afternoon also said another 30 e-mails that might deal with the terrorist attack on Benghazi were recovered on Clinton's private e-mail server, some of which Clinton did not turn ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Tech Shares Momentum: Teradata Corporation (NYSE:TDC), Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP)

A number of hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Charter Trust Co. boosted its stake in shares of Western Digital Corp.by 2.3% in the second quarter. Analysts expect the variance to be...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Earth-like planet discovered orbiting Proxima Centauri

It's a lot closer to its star than we are ― just 5 percent of our Earth-Sun distance, according to ESO . The newly discovered planet has been temporarily named Proxima B by its discoverers, an global team ...More..