Cassini spots a small moon surfing through Saturn's rings

Vertical structures created by Saturn's moon Daphnis rise above the planet's otherwise flat, thin disk of rings to cast long shadows in this 2009 Cassini image. In contrast to the sharp edges of the Keeler Gap, the wave peak in the gap edge at left h... More..

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Trump raises mortgage costs for many first-time homebuyers
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Trump raises mortgage costs for many first-time homebuyers

Some experts say Trump's administration may simply be holding off on the insurance cut so it can weigh its full impact. The FHA is required to have a capital reserve ratio of at least 2 percent. In a move tha...More..

by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Global temperatures hit record high for the third year in a row

The 2016 temperatures continue a long-term warming trend, according to analyses by scientists at NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS ) in NY. What's particularly alarming is that most of the warmi...More..

by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Officially hottest year on record

Ever since records have been taken since the 1880's regarding Earth's climate, it has been announced that the years between 2014-2016 have officially been referred to as the hottest years on the planet. 'Howe...More..

by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

Tesla's Gigafactory To Build Motor For Model 3, Gets $350 Million Upgrade

These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company. Downgraded the stock to Neutral from Buy. Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price ta...More..

by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

2016 was the hottest year on record, NASA and NOAA confirms

But overall, the estimates are very similar, they said. In the Arctic, average annual sea ice extent was approximately 3.92 million square miles (10.2 million square kilometers), the smallest annual average in ...More..

Trump's pick for Commerce has business ties around globe
by | Thursday, January 19, 2017

Trump's pick for Commerce has business ties around globe

Ross, known for his investment in flailing companies, has offshored some 2,700 jobs in the textile, auto and finance industries since 2004 at a time when the U.S. He once served under former U.S. President Bill...More..

Germany's Steinmeier says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation concerned at Trump remarks
by | Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Germany's Steinmeier says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation concerned at Trump remarks

Trump was less kind to German industry officials, saying vehicle manufacturers including BMW could face tariffs of up to 35 per cent if they set up plants in Mexico instead of in the US and try to export the ca...More..

by | Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Three Workers Die in Key Largo in Construction Incident

Three of the four workers Moreno tried to save died inside the 15-foot-deep hole. Five households at the end of Long Key Road were evacuated.They were allowed to return home just after 2 p.m. The citation sai...More..

by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Did Samsung accidentally leak the Galaxy S8?

This would be Samsung's first phone since its controversial Galaxy Note 7 disaster, which makes the rumored device along with its safety record even more important than any new features it would show up. That...More..

by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Crystal Palace announces agreement with Arsenal over Jenkinson

I told the player that we could expect a little bit more support from the start and we didn't want to lose it. "Now it's important we put every single game in the past behind us", he added. Arsenal and Palace...More..

BT takes new action to beat unwanted calls
by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

BT takes new action to beat unwanted calls

BT customers can sign up for Call Protect at bt.com/callprotect or by calling 0800 389 1572. According to BT, it could divert up to 15 million calls a week from PPI and personal accident claims companies al...More..

by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Microsoft Corporation acquires deep learning startup Maluuba

Bringing on board Maluuba co-founders Kaheer Suleman and Sam Pasupalak , along with their team from the startup, was meant to accelerate Microsoft's "ability to develop software so computers can read, writ...More..

Amazing Fact! Japan's Small Experimental Rocket Fails To Launch Tiny Satellite
by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Amazing Fact! Japan's Small Experimental Rocket Fails To Launch Tiny Satellite

The launch could be a proof for Japan's micro-satellite and mini-rocket technology, that's cheaper than others. Japan launched its first experimental rocket said to be the world's littlest sponsor meant t...More..

FAA grants SpaceX license to resume rocket launches on Monday
by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

FAA grants SpaceX license to resume rocket launches on Monday

Started deploying the 10 Iridium satellites", said Musk, who watched from the control room with Iridium's chief executive officer, in a Twitter post. The Falcon 9 rocket is delivering ten commercial satellites ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Activists accuse Japanese whalers of killing minke in Australian sanctuary

The Sea Shepherd's helicopter tracked the ship and two harpoon vessels after a five-week hunt for the Japanese fleet. Lublink said it was impossible to yet know how many whales had been killed but there had o...More..

Sikh Soldier's Punjabi song full of grievances, goes viral
by | Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Sikh Soldier's Punjabi song full of grievances, goes viral

ANI reported Rawat as saying. This third video - there have been a spate of them recently, ergo the warning from the army chief - features a Sikh soldier singing in Punjabi to a group of colleagues. He spea...More..

by | Monday, January 16, 2017

Late equalizer denies Aubameyang's Gabon, Cameroon draw with Burkina Faso

Aubameyang scored in the 52ndt minute for his country in a very competitive match. Guinea Bissau were shock qualifiers and had been given little chance at the finals but they proved gutsy contenders despite l...More..

by | Monday, January 16, 2017

WhatsApp denies encrypted messages on its platform can be intercepted

Don't worry. There is no backdoor like the Federal Bureau of Investigation was seeking for the iPhone in WhatsApp. But to make sure that messages are always sent, even when the recipient is offline, Whatsapp ...More..

Guinea Baboons Can Produce Sounds Comparable To Human Speech
by | Sunday, January 15, 2017

Guinea Baboons Can Produce Sounds Comparable To Human Speech

Writing in the journal PLOS One , a group of French researchers explained that by studying the vocalizations of 12 female and three male baboons living in an outdoor enclosure, they managed to pinpoint sounds c...More..

Earnings Estimates Revision Screen: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)
by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

Earnings Estimates Revision Screen: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)

LLC now owns 4,257 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $135,000 after buying an additional 3,228 shares during the last quarter. "Underperform" verdict was provided by 1 analysts and "Overweight" verd...More..

Your fingerprint sensor could be hacked with a single photo
by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

Your fingerprint sensor could be hacked with a single photo

Biometric details are readable in images taken from as far as 10 feet away, researchers told Japanese daily newspaper Sankei Shimbun . "While physical biometrics will always have a place when it comes to in-...More..

No Jallikattu this Year in Tamil Nadu
by | Saturday, January 14, 2017

No Jallikattu this Year in Tamil Nadu

No arrests were made, police said. The Environment Minister has said the decision on jallikattu is pending with the Supreme Court; however, he will meet PM Modi and seek his directions. The opposition party b...More..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

New gibbon species named after Star Wars' Luke Skywalker

The Chinese scientists who named the new gibbon species used characters that, instead, mean "Heaven's movement". In response to the news, actor Mark Hamill - Luke Skywalker in the original Star Wars movie...More..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

IDC: PC market stabilizes with solid fourth quarter shipments

IDC said that 17 million PCs were shipped in the USA during the fourth quarter, which made for a "slight decline" from the previous year during the same time period. Despite the overall decline in the market in...More..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

The bromance continues as Obama awards Biden the Presidential Medal of Freedom

ET. Vice President Joe Biden said intelligence officials felt an "obligation" to inform President Obama and him about the "unsubstantiated" claims about Donald Trump so they would be aware in case the infor...More..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

Six Children Presumed Dead After Baltimore House Fire

Firefighters have already pulled one charred body from the wreckage of the torched northeast Baltimore home and are now going through the debris by hand to search for any signs of human life. The exact cause of...More..

by | Friday, January 13, 2017

You can now hail an Uber or Lyft right from Google Maps

With this update , Google Maps now feels a bit more like the native apps those services already offer. The ability to book an Uber ride without ever having to leave Google Maps is a beneficial integrat...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Hubble Captures Mysterious Shadow on TW Hydrae Disk

NASA , ESA, Roscosmos, the Indian Space Research Organisation, the Japanese Space Agency and China National Space Administration are pioneering scientific discovery in worlds far beyond ours. "The fact that I s...More..

by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

Bernie Sanders Is Setting The Anti-Trump Meme

We'll soon see if Democrats return the favor once Donald Trump assumes the office - but if Bernie Sanders has anything to say about it, they won't. "Trump took on the Republican establishment, took on the Dem...More..

New Nokia 6 Smartphone May Launch Outside Of China
by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

New Nokia 6 Smartphone May Launch Outside Of China

If you have missed the specifications of the HMD Nokia 6, it is going to come with a 5.5-inch display with Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution and is protected by a 2.5D Gorilla Glass on top. The Nokia 6...More..

North American International Auto Show
by | Thursday, January 12, 2017

North American International Auto Show

In some cases, automakers proactively trumpeted their US investments at press conferences and in interviews at the Detroit auto show . Volkswagen (VLKAY) has revealed two electric concept vehicles at the N...More..

by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

VW executive arrested by Federal Bureau of Investigation for fraud as other bosses avoid Detroit

Lawsuits filed against VW by the NY and MA state attorneys general accused Schmidt of playing an important role in VW's efforts to hide its emissions cheating from U.S. The company has settled a handful of comp...More..

by | Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Cuomo proposes local government efficiency plan

Looking to consolidate local government services, Cuomo called on county officials to develop localized plans to consolidate or share services that would be put to taxpayers for a vote in November. "My message ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Who's on tap for James Corden's 'Carpool Karaoke' Apple Music spinoff?

The music-streaming service picked up the Late Late Show spin-off back in July, and now Deadline is reporting that Late Late Show host James Corden won't be the one driving celebrities around for this incar...More..

Detroit 2017: North American Vehicles of the Year for 2017 Named
by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Detroit 2017: North American Vehicles of the Year for 2017 Named

This morning, the winners were announced. More than 60 well-respected automotive journalists from the USA and Canada voted on this award and it's the fourth consecutive year that Chevy won either the auto or T...More..

by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Two Razer prototypes stolen from CES booth

While it could just be a random occurrence when it comes to theft, Tan didn't rule out corporate espionage - especially given how highly praised both of the products were. Gizmodo was impressed with these proto...More..

by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Apple CEO Tim Cook celebrates Apple's 10 years anniversary

The iPhone now comes in 4.7- and 5.5-inch variations, both at 7.1mm. And to think, it only took nine-and-a-half years to sell one billion of them . At the time, the concept seemed overly ambitious - a full-...More..

by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Seven-seat Volkswagen Tiguan to launch this Spring

Said to be engineered specifically to meet the needs of American customers, this is a larger vehicle than the European Tiguan and it comes with an optional third row of seats to make it a seven-seater. Among th...More..

Binary Star Explosion: Astronomer Predicts Stunning 'Red Nova' Celestial Event In 2022
by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Binary Star Explosion: Astronomer Predicts Stunning 'Red Nova' Celestial Event In 2022

The collision will release so much energy that the binary star system's brightness would increase by 10,000, making it visible to the naked eyes on Earth. "The project is significant not only because of the sci...More..

Kia designer's have done it again with the Stinger, a…
by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Kia designer's have done it again with the Stinger, a…

Albert Biermann, former head of BMW's M division and now Kia's engineering chief, oversaw development of the new model. The Stinger is slightly longer and wider than an Audi A4 and will be offered with eith...More..

by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Big iceberg set to break off Antarctic coast

A slow-progressing rift suddenly grew by 18 kilometres ( 11 miles ) at the end of December, leaving the finger-shaped chunk - 350 metres thick - connected along only a small fraction of its length. "We have p...More..

'iPad Pro' 2 Will Feature Mouse And Keyboard; Release Date Confirmed
by | Tuesday, January 10, 2017

'iPad Pro' 2 Will Feature Mouse And Keyboard; Release Date Confirmed

The analyst has claimed that the Cupertino giant is planning to launch an updated version of the 12.9-inch iPad Pro , while introducing a new model with a new design featuring narrow bezels. Regardless, Ap...More..

by | Monday, January 09, 2017

The first black astronaut to board the ISS revealed

For example, Kimbrough's flight navigator, Peggy Whitson, spent nearly 48 hours outside the command module, and the oldest female to spend that much time in space. With the help of the more than 200 astronauts ...More..

What The Kyle Korver Trade Means To CLE/ATL
by | Monday, January 09, 2017

What The Kyle Korver Trade Means To CLE/ATL

He spent the last four-plus seasons with the Hawks and ranks first on the team's all-time free-throw percentage list at 88.7 and third on the club's all-time three-point field-goals made chart with 818 three-po...More..

Australia visible from Mars in new NASA image of Earth
by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

Australia visible from Mars in new NASA image of Earth

Reddish feature near the middle of the face of Earth is Australia while Antarctica can be seen as a bright white spot in the bottom left of the Earth's image. Interestingly, this combined view retains the corre...More..

by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

NASA chooses Canadian company to participate in asteroid mission

The reconnaissance mission of the primitive asteroids will hold important clues in studying the history of the solar system and how the planets were formed. The Juno mission is now studying the planet; Lockheed...More..

London bulldozes annual air pollution limit in just five days
by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

London bulldozes annual air pollution limit in just five days

Levels of nitrogen dioxide were measured at 574.4 micrograms per cubic metre outside the world famous Knightsbridge department store during busy traffic. "If cars coming off the production line had dodgy brakes...More..

by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

Gunman shoots, wounds USA consular official in Mexico

The FBI offered a $20,000 reward for information about the shooter. The official, who has not been publiclyidentified, was shot in the chest and is in stable condition, according to a statement from the Mexic...More..

by | Sunday, January 08, 2017

[ January 6, 2017 ] FAA signs off on SpaceX mishap investigation Falcon 9

However, space enthusiasts have been anxious for the lack of response from FAA despite the company's confidence it would definitely resume its operations this month. The FAA has since issued SpaceX a return-t...More..