Stories about Research

Aug 07 2017

Teen Emerges From Beach With Bloodied Legs After A Quick Dip

Sam Kanizay , 16, had been playing football with his friends on a beach in Brighton , Melbourne , when he chose to cool off in the water. "You really need your feet f...

Aug 07 2017

IPhone 8's Face ID Could Work While Laying On A Table

When unlocking a phone using its facial recognition feature , you have to hold the phone up to your face to unlock it; with the upcoming device that is not going to be a...

Aug 07 2017

NASA responds to 9-year-old's application to be planetary protection officer

NASA says it received an application for the position from fourth-grader Jack Davis, who touted his expertise in space-themed movies. He further tries to convince that...

Aug 07 2017

Google slashes the price of Pixel phones by up to $200

Those looking to pick up the larger variants with 128GB of internal storage will spend an extra $100. These are pretty good deals and if you're the type that isn't part...

Aug 07 2017

Former Phillies catcher Darren Daulton dies at 55 from brain cancer

He established career highs with 27 home runs and 109 RBIs in 1992 and followed that up with 24 homers and 105 RBIs during Philadelphia's National League pennant-winnin...

Aug 07 2017

GST Council: SUV & Luxury Car Cess Likely To Be Increased

It recommended that Central Govt may move legislative amendments to increase max ceiling of cess on motor vehicles to 25% from present 15%. The council has chose to hik...

Aug 07 2017

New Lycanroc Form Revealed for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

By raising a Pokemon's level by a certain amount, a trainer could evolve his or her Pokemon into a brand new one, which would (typically) be stronger overall. As with i...

Aug 07 2017

Chris Stroud wins Barracuda Championship in playoff for 1st PGA Tour title

The tournament is played under a modified stableford format with eight points awarded for an albatross, five for eagle, two for birdie, zero for par , and subtracts a po...

Aug 06 2017

Massive Neptune Storm System First-Ever Seen Around Equator, Observed During Twilight

While storm systems in outer planets are not really a odd sight, the newly discovered 9,000-kilometer-long storm stands out because of its location and the fact that it s...

Aug 06 2017

Final Fantasy XV Getting Another Multiplayer Beta Soon

The closed beta for the Comrades DLC will run only for a few days until August 8. The beta will start on August 3rd, but the download has just been made available on ...

Aug 06 2017

Shadow Of War Market/Microtransactions Detailed

Mithril War Chest - Cost 600 Gold (can only be bought with Premium Currency), and contain four followers, all four of them of "Legendary" rarity, and one consumable ite...

Aug 06 2017

Latvia to see partial lunar eclipse next week

The event - which won't be full, but rather a partial lunar eclipse -will occur on Monday evening in the aforementioned territories as well as Antarctica. A lunar eclipse...

Aug 06 2017

Solar eclipse eye safety

If you're using a Digital SLR camera, make sure you purchase a solar filter for your camera to protect your eyes and your camera. As Americans view the eclipse on Monda...

Aug 05 2017

Google Reportedly Building Its Own Snapchat Competitor

Google had held informal dialogue with Snap Inc - the parent company of popular messaging app Snapchat - and reportedly offered $30 billion to buy Snap Inc in 2016...

Aug 05 2017

9-year-old 'Guardian of the Galaxy' applies for NASA job

The youngster, called Jack Davis sent the United States space agency a handwritten letter applying for the role, which is set to involve preventing "organic-consituent an...

Aug 05 2017

Respawn CEO: Despite sales stumble, expect more 'Titanfall'

Titanfall 2 got crushed previous year when it released. Unfortunately, it launched in a super busy release period and even went up against Battlefield 1 , another big F...

Aug 05 2017

Next-gen Hyundai Verna launch on August 22

Hyundai is launching new Verna on 22 August. "We are looking at a monthly volume of around 4,000-4,500 units and hope to regain our dominance in this segment", said YK Ko...

Aug 05 2017

No going back on new vision for Niger Delta - Osinbajo

Clark also said they had an excellent meeting with Mr. Osinbajo, adding "the discussion was very honest, truthful and forthright". From the beginning, we took the 16-poin...

Aug 05 2017

Senator Announces Bipartisan Hearing to Help Prevent Collapse of Health Insurance Market

But some conservatives are still fuming about the GOP's failure to dismantle Obamacare after seven years of campaign promises to kill the 2010 law. The effort comes fro...

Aug 05 2017

Does Stephen Miller Really Want To Take On Emma Lazarus?

She, like many other Americans, had preconceived ideas about new American immigrants: who they were, why they left their homelands, and what their hopes and dreams were...