Stories about Research

Jul 08 2017

Is there life on Mars? In a word 'No,' say scientists

It's always cold, there's nearly no liquid water, and ultraviolet light constantly bombards the surface of the planet . And it's strong enough to kill off life even at...

Jul 08 2017

UNESCO declares Hebron Old City as Palestinian heritage site

The UNESCO committee usually votes via a show of hands but for the Hebron vote delegates placed sealed envelopes in a box after Croatia, Poland and Jamaica requested the ...

Jul 08 2017

Meintjes Moves Up As Tour De France Hits the Hills

Froome finished in the bunch and leads by 12 seconds from Geraint Thomas . It was Kittel's second victory in this year's race and 11th overall in his Tour career. "It'...

Jul 08 2017

23 killed in blitz vehicle bomb attack in Egypt's Sinai

Earlier, Egyptian army spokesman Tamer el-Rifai confirmed the attack on his official Facebook page, saying that 26 army personnel were killed or wounded in Friday's attac...

Jul 07 2017

Lauren Conrad And William Tell Welcome Their First Child Together

To recall, the 31-year old actress also announced her pregnancy through Instagram on the New Year's Day. It's thought baby Liam James was born yesterday, and ...

Jul 07 2017

Pokemon GO Anniversary Event Includes Ash Hat Pikachu, Loot Boxes

You can now catch Ash's Pikachu and purchase Anniversary Boxes. But more importantly they will contain Raid Passes for use in the game's new Raid Battles . On the weeken...

Jul 07 2017

Doomfist is finally coming to Overwatch

Ever since Overwatch's launch past year, there have been murmurs that Blizzard would add a new character called Doomfist to its roster of playable heroes. Since thi...

Jul 06 2017

Florida's expanded "Stand Your Ground" law ruled unconstitutional by judge

Now prosecutors have to actively disprove any self-defense claims before the case is brought to trial. Miami Judge Milton Hirsch said on Monday that alterations made ...

Jul 06 2017

New poll says most Americans don't trust polls

Majorities of Americans agree that freedom of religion is fine as things are, but slightly more Republicans and independents, when compared to Democrats, think it has bee...

Jul 06 2017

Activision CEO teases more Crash Bandicoot games following success of remake

We know there is a fanbase who wanted his return. For now, we see that there is a real passion (for Crash Bandicoot NDLR), it could lead to other things. IGN gave the ...

Jul 04 2017

Mahershala Ali In Talks To Star 'True Detective' Season 3

If " True Detective " Season 3 follows a similar structure to the previous two seasons, Ali will need a detective partner. The second season of True Detective , whic...

Jul 03 2017

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Deals will begin at 6pm PT/9pm ET on Jul 10 and run until 12 am PT/3am ET on Jul 12. The stock returned 4.6% against the index's gain of 2.5%. You'll need to be a Prime...

Jul 03 2017

Judge Blocks Calif.'s Ban On High-Capacity Magazines

Amanda Wilcox, speaking for the California chapters of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, said that possessing high-capacity magazines "escalates the lethality i...

Jul 02 2017

Top Gun 2 Lands Director and Release Date

Since then, Top Gun has ended up on my TV well over a dozen times and I've never changed the channel. In the movie, Tom plays a cocky aspiring pilot who falls in love...

Jul 02 2017

Aston Martin Vulcan AMR Pro is Now at Goodwood Festival

The package is available to all 24 Vulcan owners, and installation will be performed by Q by Aston Martin Advanced Operations. The AMR Pro offers an impressive aerodyna...

Jun 30 2017

SpaceX nails two rocket launches in one weekend

A backup launch window opens at 1:19 p.m. PDT (4:19 EDT/20:19 UTC) on Monday, June 26. The Iridium Communications is replacing its orbit fleet with a next-generation co...

Jun 29 2017

Pandora CEO Tim Westergren departs

Pandora is quickly being left behind in an increasingly competitive market. When Pandora launched locally, Westergren even arrived in Australia to do "town hall" tal...

Jun 29 2017

Tesla in talks to open a factory in China

The stock rose 0.31% or $1.19 reaching $383.8. The stock appeared $13.20 above its 52-week highs and is up 1.03% for the last five trades. Toronto Dominion Bank's holding...

Jun 28 2017

Facebook unveils new mission statement

Facebook will apply the same powerful computer algorithms that make its service so compelling to the task of boosting membership in "meaningful" groups to more than a bi...

Jun 28 2017

Canadian lumber producers face average 27 per cent duties with second wave

The US Commerce Department announced preliminary findings from an anti-dumping probe that Canadian lumber was 7.72 to 4.59 percent below normal prices. counterparts for t...