Stories about Science

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...

Jan 21 2017

NASA's robotic spacecraft to study giant metal asteroid

Now NASA, led by researchers at Arizona State University, plans to send an unmanned spacecraft to orbit 16 Psyche - an asteroid roughly the size of MA, made of iron and o...

Jan 19 2017

NIA team rushed to Bihar to probe ISI's involvement in train accident

Bihar police on Tuesday claimed to have unearthed a suspected ISI link to target the railways with the arrest of three persons in East Champaran district of the state. So...

Jan 19 2017

Deutsche Bank Is Getting Rid of Bonuses for Top Bankers

Deutsche Bank will not be handing out bonuses to senior people this year after paying out $7.2 billion to the DoJ to settle it's rather batshit behavior during the mortg...

Jan 17 2017

China to take strong action if Trump continues on Taiwan

Some are pushing for China to expand its nuclear arsenal. Trump is getting advice to redefine USA policy in the Pacific region on get-tough military as well as economic...

Jan 15 2017

Head of DC National Guard ordered to step down after inauguration starts

Bean" Resetting Turkey-US relations Democratic resistance to Trump can take some queued from sci-fi MORE will be sworn into office. Unlike in the states, where the gove...

Jan 15 2017

Ruby Seadragon Captured on Video

The first-ever contact with this rare species was made near Western Australia's Recherche Archipelago , when a tiny remotely-operated vehicle recorded the first-ever fie...

Jan 14 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Update, Leaked Features And Release Date

These trail of identical leaks from different case makers nearly entirely confirms the look of the Samsung Galaxy S8. "By leveraging our digital technology to target ...

Jan 13 2017

Bumblebee is first bee in continental United States to be listed as endangered

Once abundant in 28 states, including MA, the bees now live in scattered populations in 13 states and one Canadian province. A rusty patched bumble bee in Wisconsin i...

Jan 11 2017

Samsung Gear S3 Hands on: Blending timeless watchmaking with cutting-edge technology

The Tizen-powered smartwatch made its debut in the global market in 2016 where it has been priced at $349 (approximately Rs 23,800) onwards. The South Korean company's sm...

Jan 10 2017

Canada's MacDonald Dettwiler awarded new NASA spacecraft contract

The company will be in charge of the navigation and mission design support during the development and operational phases of the Lucy mission set to launch in October 20...

Jan 09 2017

Trump threatens Toyota with big border tax

On his personal Twitter account, the President-elect wrote: "Toyota Motor said [sic] will build a new plant in Baja, Mexico, to build Corolla cars for U.S". "I don't wa...

Jan 09 2017

Poor weather delays SpaceX rocket launch five days

Last Monday , SpaceX said the investigation had concluded, and blamed a failed pressure vessel in a liquid oxygen tank for the failure. "With completion of the s...

Jan 07 2017

CES 2017: Amazon Alexa comes to Ford Sync

The AI war continues with Amazon's Alexa confirmed to merge with Ford's vehicles. Normally, this is done by knocking on the display twice, but with Alexa you just have to...

Jan 06 2017

Apple Heeds Beijing Request, Removes New York Times from China App Store

The apps, which the newspaper said were removed on December 23, are the latest Western services to fall foul of Chinese authorities, whose other scalps include Apple's ...

Jan 06 2017

McCollum has 43 points, Trail Blazers top Timberwolves 95-89

You have to give the Portland Trail Blazers some credit. Critical to the Warriors' success was their team defense after a track-meet of a first half. Curry and Durant...

Jan 06 2017

Apple FaceTime Lawsuit Targets App in Distracted Driving Case

The crash caused extensive damage to the driver's side of the Modisettes' auto, and rescue workers had to extract both the father and 5-year-old Moriah from the vehicle, ...

Jan 01 2017

Honda recalls 642K Odyssey minivans for unsecured second row seats

A similar US recall announced on Thursday covering 633,753 Odyssey minivans is expected to begin on Jan 23. The lever could stay unlocked, causing the second-row seat t...