Stories about Research

Mar 02 2018

Supercolony of penguins discovered using Northeastern researcher's drone system

The first complete census revealed that the Danger Islands host more than 750,000 breeding pairs of Adelie penguins, more than the rest of the Antarctic Peninsula reg...

Mar 02 2018

Met Éireann extends status red weather warning for Limerick

The snow, already sitting at around 10cm in Offaly, is not expected to clear ahead of the arrival of Storm Emma at around 4pm on Thursday. We'll keep you updated on tha...

Mar 02 2018

National Grid withdraws gas deficit warning issued for extreme weather conditions

A National Grid spokesperson said: "The market has continued to respond over the last 24 hours and we have seen an increase of supplies into the network". "So do carry o...

Mar 02 2018

Bus-sized asteroid to zoom past Earth on Friday

A webcast with astrophysicist Gianluca Masi in Ceccano, Italy, will be held by The Virtual Telescope Project for this particular event. The images, which can be acces...

Mar 02 2018

PlayStation's Detroit: Become Human Release Date Announced

Another is Kara, who becomes a fugitive after empathizing with the daughter of her owner. Loosely based on a 2012 tech demo created for the Playstation 3, " Detro...

Mar 02 2018

Microsoft will distribute and patch Spectre microcode via Windows update

Microsoft (and other OS makers) have supplied OS-level updates to address the Meltdown and Spectre v1 vulnerabilities and said that CPU makers, such as Intel, must i...

Mar 02 2018

Supreme Court to Decide Security of the Cloud

Globally dominant American tech companies have expressed concern that customers will go elsewhere if they think the USA government's reach extends to data centers all aro...

Mar 02 2018

Facebook Ends Explore Feed Experiment; Returns Proper News Stories To Six Countries

That's why in October, the company started trialling an "Explore Feed" tab exclusively dedicated to news posts - leaving the normal News Feed to be filled with baby pictu...

Mar 02 2018

Scientists detect 'fingerprint' of first light ever in the universe

This discovery was made by a small radio antenna operating in the band of 50-100Mhz, which overlaps some well known FM radio stations (which is why the telescope is locat...

Mar 02 2018

Moon may have been formed inside the Earth

The synestia formed when the Earth collided with another planet-sized body, resulting in a spinning mass of molten and vaporised rock with part of the body in orbit aroun...

Mar 02 2018

ULA launches weather satellite from Florida

GOES-S is the second spacecraft in NOAA's GOES-R series of geostationary satellites created to replace older versions, developed in the mid-1980s, that are now in orb...

Mar 02 2018

North Korea plans to send athletes to next month's Paralympic Games

Was the spirit of unity from two weeks ago already gone? "Four athletes proposed by the North will not compete in the Paralympics ", the ministry said. The country h...

Mar 02 2018

Overwatch Welcomes Armored Support Hero Brigitte

Of course, Brigitte also acts like a tank attempting to be the shield for her team. Instead, she's a Support character in every way. The president of Hi-Rez Studios h...

Mar 02 2018

This Fall's Battlefield V is Reportedly Returning to WWII

What kind of setting would you rather see Battlefield tackle? Randy Evans, a senior video & media director/editor at DICE, made a decision to get us very excited las...

Mar 02 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation helping Slovakia over slaying of journalist

Kuciak had in particular investigated the Vadalà family and its alleged ties with the worldwide crime syndicate of Calabrian origin, 'Ndrangheta. The killing in Slovak...

Mar 02 2018

Takata airbag recall: Is your vehicle affected?

Major vehicle manufacturers Toyota, Mazda, Honda, BMW, Lexus, Subaru, Nissan and Mitsubishi issued a voluntary recall in 2017 but Michael Sukkar, Assistant Minister t...

Mar 01 2018

What Is Vero? The Overnight Instagram-Killer, Explained for Non-Teenagers

We've seen our fair share of social media platforms enter our lives and swiftly depart. One of the major parts of the service is setting friend levels. You need to be 13 ...

Mar 01 2018

Mercedes-Benz S-Class launched at ₹ 1.33 Crores (ex-showroom)

Mercedes also claims that the cost of ownership of a new S-Class will be lower than that of the outgoing model, thanks to their Star Ease package which, according to t...

Mar 01 2018

Amazon acquires smart doorbell maker, Ring, for $1B

Despite the Amazon purchase, Ring will likely remain its own independent business, similar to how Amazon has treated previously purchased companies, like Zappo...

Mar 01 2018

Nokia 8110 4G 'Slider' Feature Phone With Google and Facebook Apps Launched

Basically, the new Nokia 8 Sirroco edition is relatively more premium than the original Nokia 8 smartphone. After seeding Android 8.0 Oreo to the Nokia 5, Nokia 6, N...