Stories about Research

May 08 2017

Military orbiter's landing rattles Florida with sonic boom

The U.S Air Force announced this morning that the OTV-4 landed safely. An Air Force fact sheet offers up this much: "The primary objectives of the X-37B are twofold; re...

Apr 24 2017

Hernandez family planning private funeral in Connecticut

Officers at the Souza-Baranowski Correction Center found the football player's body at 3:03 a.m. Wednesday morning. Not only that, but Leontire believes the Shirley, Mass...

Apr 24 2017

Future of revamped health care bill remains dubious in House

The bill's failure was a major defeat for President Donald Trump, who endorsed the legislation despite promising that no American would lose coverage under Republican rep...

Apr 24 2017

Possible Shutdown, Health Care Quagmire Awaiting Congress

Pena Nieto on January 26 scrapped a planned trip to meet with Trump and the White House floated the idea of a 20 percent tax on goods from Mexico to pay for the wall. And...

Apr 24 2017

China's cargo spacecraft docks with orbital laboratory for 1st time

It will also conduct experiments in space, including one on non-Newtonian gravitation, and will dock two more times with Tiangong-2 before falling back to Earth, Xinhua s...

Apr 24 2017

Target Transforms Into Mario Kart

As you push them through the store, you might stumble across various other Nintendo products that have been displayed elsewhere. In my opinion, it's the best Mario Kart...

Apr 24 2017

Clues about Apple's self-driving car program emerge

The iPhone maker joins a long list of carmakers, start-ups and technology rivals, including Alphabet's Waymo, that are testing cars on state roads. Whether Apple plans ...

Apr 24 2017

Tom Brady won't attend White House SB celebration

In photos posted to social media Wednesday, the New England Patriots' turnout at the White House this year seemed to be noticeably smaller than in 2015, when the team...

Apr 23 2017

Last adventure ahead for NASA's Cassini spacecraft at Saturn

NASA's Cassini spacecraft , which is in orbit around Saturn for almost 13 year, will be marking the end of the 20-year-long journey. Before that though, this weeken...

Apr 23 2017

Bose headphones app sends all your info back to Bose

Bose Corporation is being sued for reportedly collecting personal data on customers and selling it to advertisers, in violation of Federal Wiretap Act . According to th...

Apr 23 2017

Corporate tax rate could get to 20 percent, says Grover Norquist

It was Trump's first visit to the department, which is located on the White House grounds. President Donald Trump is directing Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to begi...

Apr 23 2017

Oklahoma deputy dies after shooting; suspect arrested

He was flown to OU Medical Center where he later died. A 45-year-old man is in custody after he shot a Logan County Sheriff's Deputy, who later died from his injuries, ...

Apr 23 2017

Three New Photos From ALIEN: COVENANT Revealed

Alien : Covenant graces the cover of Empire this month - and lurking within the pages of the world's biggest movie magazine, there's some planet-sized world exclusives...

Apr 23 2017

IWork, iMovie & GarageBand apps are now free for all Mac & iOS users

This expands the apps' reach to anyone using Apple devices, even if they never bought new or are using older devices. Previously, users with old hardware had to pay...

Apr 23 2017

Frog slime protein fights off the flu

Researchers suspected it had evolved some form of anti-viral compound, so they took some of the frog's slime and found a peptide they're calling urumin. Once they ...

Apr 23 2017

Trump says he will release tax reform package next week

Trump also characterized the tax cut as, "bigger I believe than any tax cut ever". Mnuchin told reporters at a briefing that an executive order to be signed by Trump ...

Apr 23 2017

NASA providing 1st live 360-degree view of rocket launch

Orbital ATK is a private sector company that operates the cargo ship and has a contract with NASA to transport supplies and cargo to the worldwide space station. The Ap...

Apr 23 2017

China says it has lawful right to standardise names in Arunachal Pradesh

The Global Times in an article on Friday said , "Putting the Dalai Lama into its toolbox against China is another trick played by New Delhi lately". It is now becomi...

Apr 23 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 brings dual audio connection via Bluetooth 5

The home button is invisible, and the fingerprint reader has been moved to the back of the phone. The S8 will initially be available in midnight black, orchid gray and ar...

Apr 23 2017

March for Science events to take place around the globe

Below are some of the first images of the worldwide marches. Some protesting scientists might argue that sentiments today are even as inane as the Vatican trial of Gal...