Stories about Research

Nov 19 2017

Delta II Rocket Blasts Off From Vandenberg AFB For Weather Satellite Mission

Following a three-month checkout and validation of its five advanced instruments, the satellite will become operational. JPSS-1 is part of an orbiting constellation that ...

Nov 18 2017

History! Nigeria's Bobsled Team Is Headed To The Winter Olympics

Their journey to PyeongChang actually began in Houston, with a wooden sled they dubbed "The Maeflower". Nigeria officially has its first bobsled team, all thanks to the...

Nov 18 2017

Ominous NASA climate change app shows which cities will flood

The researchers describe their tool as offering a sea-level fingerprint for the planet, one that can be modified as conditions change and more is learned about climate ...

Nov 18 2017

How To Prepare For The Leonid Meteor Shower?

By about 5 a.m. local time, this eye-catching star pattern will have ascended to a position high in the south-southeast part of the sky. These small dust grains (meteor...

Nov 17 2017

Potentially habitable Earth-sized exoplanet Ross 128b discovered

The detection of biomarkers such as oxygen in the very closest exoplanet atmospheres will be a huge next step, researchers said. Ross 128 had made news earlier this yea...

Nov 17 2017

Guida Michelin: al Regio le novità e le "stelle" 2018

La Lombardia, nell'edizione 2018, risulta la regione piu' dinamica, con 7 novita': 63 ristoranti (2 tre stelle 6 due stelle 55 una stella ). UNA STELLA - I ris...

Nov 17 2017

Pradyuman murder case: Ashok Kumar's bail plea adjourned till 20 Nov

THE CBI, in its reply to the bail plea filed by the bus conductor who was initially accused of murdering seven-year-old Pradyuman Thakur, inside Ryan International Scho...

Nov 17 2017

Mobile Black Friday 2017 BOGO IPhone Deal Kicks Off Friday

When you buy one of those phones, you'll get another smartphone of equal or lesser value, up to $820, for free after a mail-in rebate, T-Mobile announced. Apart from BOGO...

Nov 16 2017

Meek Mill's Legal Team Wants Him Removed From Solitary Confinement

Judge Brinkley has not replied to requests for comment, and Mack claimed to Page Six that he doesn't know the judge, and was merely an "old family friend" of Meek, havi...

Nov 16 2017

GM investor slide reveals possible Bolt EV-based SUV

According to GM's estimates, cars based on the new platform will cost 30 percent less to bring to market and offer more range than now possible with electric cars. "So th...

Nov 16 2017

Watch SpaceX launch a secret mission-codename: Zuma-into space tonight

Zuma has a two-hour launch window for its flight from Kennedy Space Center. The rocket is scheduled to blast off from NASA's Kennedy Space Center on Friday evening ...

Nov 16 2017

Samsung could release a S9 'Mini' next year

But those rumors turned out to be false and Samsung did not release a mini version of their flagship device. In both cases they appear to be placeholder pages to be updat...

Nov 16 2017

Quake leaves many homeless in South Korea

Experts say the Korean Peninsula is no longer a safe zone in terms of earthquakes, as recent tremors in nearby Japan could have destabilized the fault lines on the easter...

Nov 16 2017

Google Docs is down: Here's when it'll be back

In that incident, some users received error messages indicating their files violated Google's terms of service, much to their chagrin. Google Drive and Google Docs wer...

Nov 16 2017

Here We Go! 'Super Mario' Movie in the Pipes at Illumination

The first live-action movie based on a videogame, the film followed plumber brothers Mario ( Bob Hoskins ) and Luigi ( John Leguizamo ) on a pipe-hopping adventure to d...

Nov 16 2017

Google Maps got a redesign

Google has update Maps with new features. Google Maps may be a cornerstone of navigation for many people, but its visual presentation can occasionally leave somethin...

Nov 16 2017

Customers report thousands of AT&T outages across the United States

Calls made to some iPhone models that support the AT&T pipeline are sent right to voicemail, without giving the device user a chance to answer. If restarting the phone or...

Nov 16 2017

Twitter cracks down on white supremacists

Twitter said many people viewed the verified badge as a sign that the company was endorsing the account. The company also is reviewing current verified accounts to ma...

Nov 16 2017

Bungie Talks Mercury In 'Curse Of Osiris' Livestream

Here's how to watch the reveal and what we know so far about Curse of Osiris . We see Osiris in the expansion as a Middle Eastern man dressed in Eqypt inspired clothin...

Nov 16 2017

Clouds Possible For Friday Night's Leonid Meteor Shower Peak

This year's set to be a fairly civilised affair, with a mere 10 to 15 per hour, as the Earth moves through the debris stream of the comet Tempel-Tuttle. Because meteors b...