Sci-tech

EPA Head Scott Pruitt Resigns

Which means in the short term, the departure isn't likely to change the trajectory of the EPA. He played a key role in withdrawing the US from the Paris climate...


Tropical Storm Chris forms off Carolinas; Beryl remains storm

Beryl, "Weakening is expected once Beryl reaches the eastern Caribbean Sea on Monday", forecasters said. "With Dominica now under a tropical storm warning, I ...


United States border agents approached Canada fishermen in disputed waters

A Canadian fishermen's group said this week that over the last two weeks at least 10 fishing boats from New Brunswick have been intercepted by USA patrol agents...


Rwandans march against plastic pollution

Prime Minister made a fervent appeal for the world to work unitedly in eliminating plastic pollution. Twelve local and worldwide companies signed a declarat...


NASA’s major Mars findings: organic molecules and seasonal changes

These organic compounds , a requirement for life as it's known on Earth , were found in 3-billion-year-old rocks deposited on the floor of Gale Crater. "I d...


Lions, tigers, jaguar and bear escape zoo in Germany

The Eifel Zoo in Luenebach is located in the west of Rhineland-Palatinate, about 50 kilometres north of Trier. The zoo is home to about 400 animals, many of w...


Trans Mountain pipeline: Notley praises $4.5 billion purchase plan

We met the deadline. Alberta is putting up to $2 billion towards construction of the project, and work is underway to get construction going, Premier Rachel N...


Subtropical Storm Alberto Expected To Make Landfall Monday

The National Weather Service's office in Tampa said in a briefing Saturday that winds from Alberto would increase late Saturday night, persisting during the...


Samsung Galaxy J6 with Infinity Display launching in India on May 21

The tweet reads "The Samsung #GalaxyJ6 is coming soon with state-of-the-art design and features that will make your life truly infinite". With the smartph...


OnePlus 6 Official Accessories & Their Prices Appear on Twitter

It's been several months after the first leaks of the OnePlus 6 began to appear and today, after all the hype and marketing (that the company is known for) On...


Bethesda releases first gameplay trailer for Rage 2

Funnily, the press release mentions that this is an "AAAAAA" game because it involves two AAA developers . In a fact sheet for the game it's been revealed ...


Football Field-sized Asteroid To Zip By Earth

After several years of observation , the rock's orbit was mapped out, Space .com reported . The giant asteroid, around the size of the Statue of Liberty...


Mars Helicopter to Fly on NASA's Next Red Planet Rover Mission

Yet also if the helicopter can not fly, it will not impact the total goal of the Mars 2020 vagabond- the follower to NASA's Inquisitiveness vagabond which i...


SpaceX's Block 5 lands safely, delivers Bangabandhu 1 into orbit

The Falcon 9 rocket used in Friday's launch was the first flight of an upgraded version of the rocket dubbed Block 5. The helium tanks were ruptured in a pre-la...


Apple stock hits new highs after ringing endorsement from Warren Buffett

But at the annual Berkshire Hathaway meeting in Omaha Saturday, Buffett faced questions about how he became so bullish on Apple ( aapl )-after famously avo...


Google Maps 'For You' Section, Augmented Reality Features Announced

To help provide for these changing needs, the Google Maps team have worked to integrate Google Maps with the smartphone camera. The "For you" tab will m...


New Pokemon GO Fest events announced in Chicago and Dortmund

A second major event dubbed Pokemon GO Fest 2018 will return to Chicago, the city where a similar event went terribly wrong . While details are still pretty ...


Google Launches Android Things 1.0 Ready For Commercial IoT

Google today released version 1.0 of Android Things , letting manufacturers build and maintain Internet of Things ( IoT ) devices using its technologies . ...


View iOS, Android Content on Windows 10 PCs With 'Your Phone'

Developers can create solutions that use Azure Machine Learning services and take advantage of the hardware acceleration available via the Qualcomm Vision ...


Fitbit Adds Female Health Tracking And Quick Replies

With the new feature, all Fitbit users age 13 and older will be able to log menstrual cycles , track symptoms, and receive notifications before the period ...


Lava fountains spew aggressively from Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano

Lava began spewing into the sky through fissures in the ground in the Leilani Estates neighborhood on Thursday. The southeast corner of the Big Island was roc...


LG V35 ThinQ Leaks, Could Be an AT&T Exclusive

I personally don't see how this many device variants will help LG get out of the rut it's now in with its mobile business, but I suppose we'll have to wait an...