Stories about Science

Apr 27 2017

Spacecraft flies between Saturn and rings in historic 1st

In its first dive Wednesday morning around 5 a.m., Cassini used its high-gain antenna as a protective shield as it passed through the ring plane. The little space probe h...

Apr 27 2017

'Call of Duty' reveal set for Wednesday

War: This narrative-driven mode brings a gripping new layer of excitement to Axis vs. Allies team play. Call of Duty: WWII looks to be Europe-focused, but you could sque...

Apr 26 2017

Chobani Sues Alex Jones For Posting Vicious Fake News Stories

His "shameful" confession was the latest personal revelation to emerge during his custody proceedings, where his attorney planned to argue his crazed "Infowars" persona -...

Apr 26 2017

Wax worm has an appetite for plastic, researchers discover

After 40 minutes, holes had started to appear and after 12 hours, there was a 92g reduction in the mass of plastic from the bag. "We are planning to implement this find...

Apr 23 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 more expensive to manufacture than iPhone 7, Google Pixel

The company tried to downplay the issue and stated that users could easily correct this themselves via their phone's settings, but perhaps to make the lives of their cust...

Apr 23 2017

Froggy, Atcha! Indian Frog's Slimy Secretions Fend Off H1N1 Flu Strain

Frog mucus is full of molecules known as peptides that can kill bacteria and viruses. The new study reveals that the skin secretions from South Indian frogs act as...

Apr 23 2017

Apple makes iWork apps, iMovie and GarageBand free to download

If you had purchased your iOS or Mac device within the past few years, you were nearly guaranteed to be eligible to get these apps for free. Apple has very recently up...

Apr 22 2017

GoPro launches Pilot Program for its Fusion 5.2K spherical camera

The camera will first be released in a pilot program, and is expected to ship sometime this summer. The Fusion is the latest member of the GoPro family, joining the s...

Apr 22 2017

Microsoft Promises Two Windows 10 Updates Per Year

The new policies outlined today are specific to Office 365 ProPlus connecting to Office 365 services. Microsoft's blog post says the company is now "aligning the ...

Apr 19 2017

Facebook CEO wants to augment your reality

From the livestreamed event, expect advances in how virtual reality can become truly social , beyond playing games or taking selfies in 360-degree recreations of real pl...

Apr 13 2017

'Manchester by Sea' inspired duo to kill son

Jeffrey Franklin, 16, was killed within two hours of his parents Ernest and Heather Franklin watching the film , Chenango County District Attorney Joseph McBride ...

Apr 11 2017

Manhunt Underway For Armed Wisconsin Man

Authorities are looking for Joseph A. Jakubowski, 32, who they say burglarized the Armageddon Gun Shop in Janesville, Wisconsin, on April 4. Jakubowski allegedly stole...

Apr 09 2017

"No Evidence:" Uber Fires Back at Google over Driverless Car Lawsuit

If the courts side with Waymo , it will set Uber's program back months or years, time the company can not afford in the competitive race to win the self-driving auto b...

Apr 09 2017

India woos Bangladesh with defence loan, credit

Ms. Hasina recalled her days in exile in Delhi from 1975 to 1981 after the assassination of her father, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, and 18 other close relatives on August 15, ...

Apr 08 2017

New Jupiter image captured by Hubble Space Telescope

Jupiter will appear brighter than usual - the brightest all year. Friday evening, the king of the planets (at least in this particular solar system) officially reaches ...

Apr 08 2017

Hyperloop One floats 11 potential routes for first U.S. system

The presentation, made at the Newseum in Washington D.C., was heavy on Texas, which plays a prominent role in two of the proposed hyperloop lines. The propulsion techno...

Apr 08 2017

MLB Rumors: Retired Yankees Shortstop Derek Jeter Interested in Acquiring Marlins

I wonder if that's the first time the pair have been mentioned in regards to the same story. This group involves a number of businessmen who have gained financial backing...

Apr 07 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8+ with 6GB RAM, 128GB storage launched in South Korea

While its stunning, nearly edgeless display left many in awe, one design aspect about the Galaxy S8 tech aficionados rushed to ridicule was Samsung's decision to buil...

Apr 07 2017

Facebook launches tool to help users spot false news

Clicking on it takes you to tips and other information on how to spot false news and what to do about it. On Thursday, the social media company said it is launching a new...

Apr 05 2017

Yahoo, AOL To Merge Into New Company Named 'Oath' After Verizon Acquisition

Marni Walden, AOL's executive vice president and president of product innovation and new businesses will lead the new company . Citing sources close to the matter, Rec...