Stories about Science

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...

Apr 03 2017

Total War: Warhammer II announced, watch the trailer here

The sequel is the second part of what will ultimately be a trilogy, with the game taking place on the continents far to the west of the Old World. Listed on Steam as du...

Mar 31 2017

Trump Reaches Out to Moderate Dem, He Refuses to Meet

The Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation has garnered increased intention as the House investigation has stalled along partisan lines related to its chairman, Re...

Mar 31 2017

Space blanket floats away during historic spacewalk

Peggy Whitson, who became the world's most experienced female spacewalker during the outing, told ground control teams that a bag containing the debris shield floated awa...

Mar 30 2017

Emmy Rossum thanks LAPD amid $150K burglary report

The home was burglarized at some point between March 22 and March 24, according to the Los Angeles Police Department . Mota said an estimated $150,000 in jewelry and o...

Mar 30 2017

Einhorn's Greenlight Capital urges GM to create two share classes

The auto giant said Tuesday that it has rejected a proposal from Einhorn's Greenlight Capital to split its stock into two classes. GM said its board of directors has ca...

Mar 28 2017

Why Your Next iPhone or Galaxy Phone Might Cost More

Samsung may have recalled the Galaxy Note 7 in October after battery issues caused some to explode or start fires, but the company may not be done with the model yet. I...

Mar 28 2017

Johnson to face Tanihara in WGC Match Play semifinals

Johnson still looked to be headed for a comfortable victory in getting back to 4-up with a winning birdie at 12 but Rahm had not read the script and proceeded to birdie 1...

Mar 23 2017

Suspect in Deadly Midtown Stabbing Turns Himself in

Nor that he surrendered to stop himself from attacking an interracial couple. [The attack was] random and clearly racially motivated. "He knew what he was doing coming up...

Mar 23 2017

The Supreme Court Just Ruled in Favor of a Special Education Student

The appeals court then cited to the opinion by Gorsuch in a 2008 decision, Thompson R2-J School District v. Luke P . The National Education Association applauds th...

Mar 22 2017

Arctic to mark 2017 with extreme climate and heatwave, says UN

The impacts of global climate change made 2016 the warmest year on record, and signs point to a continuation of trends and further climate anomalies to come in 2017, the ...

Mar 22 2017

Find What You Need Faster in Updated Google App

The shortcuts will begin appearing Tuesday in updates to Google's app for iPhones, Android phones and its mobile website. "Getting up-to-the-minute info is as easy as...

Mar 13 2017

Four things to watch leading to Selection Sunday

At this time of the year, everyone has a few small injuries. This team has been doubted from the get-go, and if they hear the rumbles again they are sure to capitalize ...

Mar 12 2017

Gboard for Android introduces instant language translation

Earlier Google has released these features in its Beta 6.1 as we reported earlier. For instance, if you type the word "pizza" in your message, you'll see pizza emoji and ...

Mar 10 2017

Thousands of CIA spy files posted online

USA intelligence agencies have concluded that the hacked emails were obtained and then given to WikiLeaks as part of a cyber campaign orchestrated by the Kremlin. Snowden...

Mar 09 2017

Scientists have plan to bring back Mars' oceans

The idea was mooted at the three-day Planetary Science Vision 2050 Workshop , which started on February 27, at the Nasa headquarters in Washington DC. Green described ...

Mar 07 2017

Facebook Begins Flagging Fake News

Facebook and Google announced in February that they would be working on a way to curb fake news after they were criticized for failing to flag it during the USA electio...

Mar 03 2017

Northwestern Basketball on Verge of Ending Long NCAA Tournament Drought

Wake Forest is trying to reach the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2010. The Wildcats had dropped five of seven and maybe were feeling some pressure, something...