Stories about Science

Feb 18 2017

Robert Harward turns down national security adviser position

Admiral Harward would have replaced retired Gen. Michael Flynn, who resigned at Trump's request on Monday after revelations that he misled Vice President Mike Pence a...

Feb 16 2017

Niki Caro to direct live-action Mulan film

The animated Mulan, released by Disney in 1998, adapted the ancient Chinese legend of Hua Mulan , a female warrior who disguises herself as a man in order to take the ...

Feb 10 2017

Classic Hot Wheels cars are coming to 'Rocket League'

This DLC will launch on February 21, 2017 adding two new cars to the game: the Twin Mill III and Bone Shaker . The downloads launch on February 21. Hot Wheels first i...

Feb 08 2017

Japan's experimental mission to clean up space junk ends in failure

According to commentators, the need for an effective space-based garbage removal system is starting to get pressing, making this failure a setback for JAXA, as well as th...

Feb 07 2017

Tiffany CEO Cumenal is out; chairman Kowalski becomes interim CEO

Additional information about potential risks and uncertainties that could affect the Company's business and financial results is included in the Company's Annual Report o...

Feb 05 2017

ZeniMax Awarded a Half Billion in Lawsuit Against Facebook

Almost three years after ZeniMax first filed suit against Oculus for "illegally misappropriating ZeniMax trade secrets relating to virtual reality technology", the case h...

Feb 04 2017

USA warns North Korea on nuclear response

Trump has said very little about the Koreas since taking office - focusing instead on the threat from Islamic extremism - although he called the leaders of Japan and So...

Feb 03 2017

Comcast Wants to Turn Your Roku Into a Cable Box

As Variety notes , Comcast now charges $9.95 per month for additional devices, but offers a $2.50 credit for users who already have equipment like a TiVo set-top box. Ch...

Feb 01 2017

This new app is like Instagram for your Lego creations

In fact, most parents I know shield their kids under 13 from being connected much at all. There are also building challenges and sticker activities to keep kids engag...

Jan 31 2017

Mexico says they will not pay for Trump border wall

In his first interview in the White House, Trump reaffirmed that Mexico will reimburse the payment for the wall , saying "there will be a payment, it will be in a form"....

Jan 30 2017

Trump Administration Tweaks Immigration Ban On Green Card Holders After Outrage

But border control officials should harass them? A new report from CNN's Evan Perez and Pamela Brown finds that the White House specifically pushed to have green c...

Jan 30 2017

US President Donald Trump orders construction of Mexico border wall

Ford cancelled plans to build a new plant in Mexico earlier this month, though CEO Mark Fields says the decision was based on slow vehicle sales, not pressure from Trump....

Jan 29 2017

Modi congratulates new President of Gambia

Barrow, who was living in exile, returned home yesterday to take over as Gambia's President. BANJUL, Gambia (AP) - Gambia's new President Adama Barrow promised an overh...

Jan 29 2017

Scientists planning their own march in Washington

The organizers of the march have stated that they intend to tackle matters such as the government's funding towards scientists, climate change as well as evolution, and o...

Jan 28 2017

US Government Scientists Resist Trump's Gag Order On Twitter

Now on Twitter, more government agencies whose policies and practices are threatened by Trump are popping up as rogue and alternative accounts sure to anger President Tru...

Jan 27 2017

Boeing's New Spacesuit Is The Most Advanced 'Onesie' Ever Created

It is 40 percent lighter than previously designed spacesuits, such as the Space Shuttle-era Advanced Crew Escape Suit ( ACES ). The ascent and entry suit is an importan...

Jan 24 2017

Samsung details causes of Note 7 fires but questions remain

Unless you've been living under a rock, you know what a nightmare the Galaxy Note 7 was for Samsung. The smartphones were in the headlines a year ago when their fires i...

Jan 24 2017

What Will Trump Repeal? TPP, NAFTA, Obamacare All Included In Executive Orders

Although the new Trump White House website does not list health care as one of the administration's "top issues", and it didn't come up in his inaugural address, Trump ...

Jan 23 2017

MS and Georgia storms claim 15 people

Brevard County is under a Tornado Watch until 10 p.m. Sunday. Multiple streets in downtown Charleston have flooded and the National Weather Service is predicting at...

Jan 23 2017

NASA's Cassini Takes Closest View of Saturn's 'Wavemaker Moon Daphnis

Beyond the robotic probe's camera resolution, however, are the ripples and waves that are inevitably caused by the gravities of small moons embedded in the many ring gaps...