Science and Technology

Nasa speaks out over 'Anonymous' video claiming it is about to reveal aliens

The Independent - 3 hours ago
Nasa isn't about to announce it has made contact with aliens, despite a hugely viral video, the agency has confirmed. The video – posted on an account associated with the hacking collective...

This Isn't the 1st Eclipse to Occur on Aug. 21, and It Won't Be the Last

Space.com - 18 hours ago
A composite image of the 2013 total solar eclipse, viewed from Gabon, with individual frames obtained by Jay Pasachoff, Vojtech Rusin (Slovak Academy of Sciences), and Allen Davis (Williams College...

Sea level rise isn't just happening, it's getting faster

Bangor Daily News - 28 minutes ago
A woman looks at a roller coaster sitting in the ocean after Hurricane Sandy, in Seaside Heights, New Jersey, Nov. 28, 2012. Print this Print · E-mail this Email · Facebook this Share...

Gwyneth Paltrow Wants To Heal You With Magic Stickers

Forbes - 1 day ago
Gwyneth Paltrow has invented stickers that promote healing. Yes, stickers. Little circular stick-on thingies that you might give to your first-grader as a reward for doing her homework. Gwyneth,...

Megalodon: World's Biggest Shark Was Wiped Out During a Global Extinction of Ocean's Megafauna

Newsweek - 18 hours ago
Updated | The biggest shark to have ever lived was wiped out during a previously unknown global extinction event that saw 36 percent of the world's marine megafauna disappear. Carcharocles...

The Great Barrier Reef Is Australia's National Treasure — Here's Proof

ABC2 News - 10 hours ago
Natural beauty generally doesn't come with a financial cost. But some researchers argue the Great Barrier Reef has a pretty big price tag. A new report commissioned by the Great Barrier Reef...

'My chest was shaking': SpaceX launches second rocket in 48 hours

The Daily Breeze - 13 hours ago
SpaceX launched the second installment of Iridium's next-generation global satellite network Sunday at Vandenberg Air Force Base. Gene Blevins, for Los Angeles Daily News-SCNG. VANDENBERG AIR...

A Giant Asteroid Will Come Extremely Close To Earth In 2029, And Impact 'Can't Be Ruled Out'

The Daily Caller - 16 hours ago
Scientists believe a 40-million-ton asteroid set to fly close to Earth in 12 years may end up colliding with our planet on a future pass. The Apophis asteroid will pass within 18,600 miles of Earth...

Area prepares for its share of the Great American Eclipse

Joplin Globe - 3 days ago
Skywatchers from Oregon to South Carolina are feverishly preparing for the first total eclipse to overshadow the continental United States since 1979. While Joplin sits just outside the main path of...

In Unprecedented Loss, Endangered Whales Die of Mysterious Cause

National Geographic - 15 hours ago
An estimated 500 North Atlantic right whales exist globally, making the recent deaths even more alarming. Picture of a southern right whale. View Images. Southern right whale, Eubalaena australis,...

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Why Google just got fined €2.4 billion for Google Shopping

Business Insider - 1 hour ago
The European Commission has explained exactly why Google deserved that scalping in a factsheet that takes into account Google's history of dominance in search, and how it demoted rival comparison...

11 hidden features in iOS 11

BGR - 35 minutes ago
Apple on Monday released iOS 11 Public Beta 1, which corresponds with the second developer beta that was released just last week. While many of the eager Apple fans who wanted to test iOS 11 already...

Star Fox 2's Programmer Was as Surprised as You Are About its Inclusion on the SNES Classic

IGN - 2 hours ago
IGN Japan got the chance to have a quick chat with the game's programmer (and now head of Q-Games) Dylan Cuthbert about the surprising announcement, the differences between the Super NES Classic...

Recode Daily: Trump's ban travels to the Supreme Court; Google owes the EU $2.7 billion

Recode - 2 hours ago
Amazon's new touchscreen-enabled Echo Show is keeping an eye and an ear on things. Amazon. The Supreme Court said it will allow some parts of President Trump's so-called “travel ban” to...

Nasa speaks out over 'Anonymous' video claiming it is about to reveal aliens

The Independent - 3 hours ago
Nasa isn't about to announce it has made contact with aliens, despite a hugely viral video, the agency has confirmed. The video – posted on an account associated with the hacking collective...

We review CNET's original iPhone review

CNET - 1 day ago
Editors' note: 10 years ago this week, Kent German reviewed the original iPhone. He stayed up all night to do it, and he had opinions -- lots of them. To commemorate the occasion, we partnered...

T-Mobile's LTE-U network is rolling out in select cities

Android Police - 12 hours ago
Back in February, T-Mobile announced that it would begin using unassigned portions of the 5GHz spectrum to offer more bandwidth and coverage to its customers. The company called this 'LTE-U,'...

Rumors of the demise of augmented reality developers have been greatly exaggerated

TechCrunch - 49 minutes ago
With the announcement of Apple's ARKit, I've been bombarded with questions about what ARKit means for Augmented Reality (AR) developers, specifically ones building hard mobile AR...

You'll be forced to switch from Gchat to Hangouts today

The Verge - 19 hours ago
Today marks the official end of Google Talk, or Gchat. As Google warned earlier this year, the company is making anyone still on the older messaging platform transition to Hangouts today. Gchat...

Nokia 6: Android-powered flagship hits US from July for $229

ZDNet - 2 hours ago
Nokia 6. Image: HMD Global. The Android-powered Nokia 6 will be available exclusively on Amazon in the US from July for $229. The Nokia 6 will be the first Nokia-branded smartphone sold in the US by...

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