Sci-tech

NASA is About to Launch a Sun-Skimming Solar Probe

NASA is all set to launch its historic small car-size probe to "touch the Sun" from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida at 3.33 am EDT (1 pm India tim...


Parker Solar Probe: Nasa launches mission to 'touch the Sun'

Over the next seven years, there will be 24 close approaches to the sun. "Go, baby, go!" project scientist Nicola Fox of Johns Hopkins University shouted at l...


2 tropical storms form off Mexico's southwestern Coast

It had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour (85 kph) and was heading west-northwest at 13 miles per hour (20 kph). That left three disturbances in t...


Red Tide kills thousands of fish in Siesta Key

Instead, they're strewn with the corpses of dead marine creatures, victims of a red tide. Dolphins, manatees, sea turtles and even a whale shark have washed a...


NASA names astronauts for first manned U.S. space launches since 2011

NASA also announced the astronauts for the first missions, which will be long-duration and dock with the International Space Station. He said the announceme...


NASA set to announce astronauts for SpaceX, Boeing missions

Indian-origin United States astronaut Sunita Williams is among the nine astronauts named by Nasa on Friday for its first human spaceflight programme since ...


Mars close approach: Get a look at the red planet

This and the 60,000-year gap statement are true, according to the agency, but they represent "a bit of hype" as Mars and Earth have been nearly this close many ...


Kiwis to get glimpse of blood moon

In less than six months, another total lunar eclipse will take place directly over the Western Hemisphere. Sometimes they are penumbral eclipses , where th...


Temperatures near 100 degrees across Northeast as heat wave blazes on

MONDAY - Mostly Sunny, Extremely Hot and humid, Heat Index 100+, Pop Up Late Day Shower. Increasing humidity throughout the weekend and beyond will create a ...


Trump scraps Obama policy protecting oceans, Great Lakes

President Barack Obama issued his policy in 2010 after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Still, she says Trump's order, combined with his...


Alberto bringing scattered storms and gusty winds to the area

A more widespread area of rain and embedded storms will arrive early Tuesday and last all day before Alberto moves north of Alabama by Wednesday. The gove...


Rice's nutritional value decreases in higher Carbon dioxide concentrations

If the rice nutritional value suffers, it will have an impact on the development of several millions of children. In a number of countries, mostly in southern...


Galileo data reveals water plumes on Jupiter's moon Europa

To make sense of those measurements and ensure they were not merely due to background fluctuations produced by Jupiter itself, Jia and his team compared them ...


Uber Backs Down on Arbitration Accused of Silencing Sex Assault Victims

Starting immediately, customers with assault claims against Uber drivers will no longer be forced to pursue their cases through arbitration . Uber is not the...


Rage 2 and a mess of other games confirmed in Walmart leak

While this majority of games on the list should be treated as merely a rumor, there is no denying the flawless timing the presence some of these games could h...


Square Enix Announces E3 2018 Streaming Event

It will be streamed on English and Japanese language. Shadow of the Tomb Raider seems likely, Final Fantasy would be right up there with Kingdom Hearts , a...


WhatsApp gains special integration with Facebook & Instagram videos, new group admin features

Along with support for in-line video playback, there is also a Picture-in-picture mode which allows users to minimise the video while performing other functions...


Apple reveals mighty iPhone X sales news ahead of June event

We have extremely low share in that market overall", Cook said during Apple's second quarter 2018 earnings call on Tuesday. Net incoming for the quarter cam...


Why Mark Zuckerberg may want to avoid the UK

However, it'll continue to provide aggregated analytics to the developers. "This is going to be for building real, long-term relationships, not just hook-ups"...


On May, 8 The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Analysts See $1.68 EPS

Winch Advisory Services Llc increased its stake in Bank Of America Corp Com (BAC) by 2136.3% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefor...


Ford Will Stop Producing Most Sedans For North American Market

Bob Shanks , Ford chief financial officer, told reporters Wednesday that he expects one-third of the cuts to be achieved by the end of 2020. The Focus namepla...


AT&T rolls out '5G Evolution' in more than 100 new markets

According to AT&T, 5G Evolution will provide data transfer speeds up to 400 megabits per second on compatible devices. "We'll continue to build our 5G found...


NASA spacecraft Tess aims to put mystery planets on galactic map

On April 16, NASA is planning to launch its Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite , or TESS, on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. While Kepler affirmed around ...


Castlevania: Grimoire of Souls Announced

So yeah, that's a lot of caveats, but the game doesn't look awful. SystemExhilarating battles where up to four players can cooperate. The protagonist of the g...


Epic is considering more than 100 players for Fortnite

Epic's Fortnite Design Lead Eric Williamson was interviewed in the latest Official PlayStation Magazine ( May 2018, issue 148 ) and teased that the current 1...


Rogue China space craft due for Easter impact

Space debris is fairly common, he said. The space shuttle didn't fly until April 1981, however, which kept that option off the table, according to Wired . Than...


YouTube introduces stricter policies on gun videos

The site will block videos that mention websites that sell firearms and accessories such as the controversial bump stocks , as well as any videos containing in...


2nd storm-related death on Long Island

Yet another nor'easter is tearing through the Northeast, bringing heavy snow and gusty winds to Washington, D.C.; Philadelphia and NY this afternoon. Snow and...


Apple's iPhone X2 Could Get a Price Cut

Apple recently sent out invites to an event, where the company is expected to announce new products and services. "...the new device's MBOM will be more th...


Apple Is Producing Its Own MicroLED Screens In Secret

According to Bloomberg , Leading US technology software and hardware company Apple is now developing a new range of LED displays at a manufacturing facilit...