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EXPLORING MERCURY IN A NEW BOOK

Up until 2008, only one spacecraft had ever visited the planet Mercury, and it didn't linger long. NASA's Mariner 10 mission flew past...

WHAT IONIZED THE UNIVERSE?

The sparsely distributed hot gas that exists in the space between galaxies, the intergalactic medium, is ionized. The question is,...

 
 
 

SCIENTISTS MAP 'DEEPEST' PARTS OF SOUTHERN OCEAN

A team of researchers led by British Antarctic Survey has for the first time mapped the deepest part of the South Sandwich Trench in...

HURRICANE MARIA STUDY WARNS: FUTURE CLIMATE-DRIVEN STORMS MAY RAZE MANY TROPICAL FORESTS

A new study shows that damage inflicted on trees in Puerto Rico by Hurricane Maria was unprecedented in modern times, and suggests...

 
 
 

STALAGMITE HOLDS KEY TO PREDICTING DROUGHTS, FLOODS FOR INDIA

A team of Vanderbilt University earth scientists returned to an unusual cave in India to unlock secrets about climate change that could...

NEW MECHANISM OF ACTION FOUND FOR AGRICULTURAL PESTICIDE FLUDIOXONIL

A fungicide commonly used by the agricultural industry to protect grains, fruit and vegetables from mold damage seems to kill fungi...

 
 
 

NEW TYPE OF MOBILE TRACKING LINK SHOPPERS' PHYSICAL MOVEMENTS, BUYING CHOICES

Improvements in the precision of mobile technologies make it possible for advertisers to go beyond using static location and contextual...

ETHNIC MINORITIES NOT 'HYPERSENSITIVE' TO MICROAGGRESSIONS, RESEARCH SHOWS

A new study by Dr. Keon West tested the arguments of those who dismiss negative responses to potential slights as 'hypersensitivity'...

 
 
 

POLISH DAILIES PRINT BLANK FRONT PAGE IN EU COPYRIGHT APPEAL

Major Polish newspapers printed blank front pages on Monday in an appeal to the European Parliament to adopt controversial copyright...

GERMANY WORKS TO FIX AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SOFTWARE GLITCH

Germany's air traffic control agency says a software issue that has caused disruption for several days won't be resolved until at least...

 
 
 

DESPITE GENERAL SUPPORT FOR POLICE USE OF BODY-WORN CAMERAS, IMPACTS MAY BE OVERESTIMATED

Police use of body-worn cameras is growing rapidly in the United States. New research that looked at 70 studies of body-worn cameras...

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE A MAN IN AMERICA?

What does it mean to a man in America? A new book by a Portland State University professor takes a deep dive into this question through...

 
 
 

ATTRACTIVE BUSINESSWOMEN VIEWED AS LESS TRUSTWORTHY 'FEMMES FATALES'

A Washington State University researcher says attractive businesswomen are considered less trustworthy, less truthful and more worthy...

UBER TO BUY MIDEAST RIVAL CAREEM: REPORT

Uber is set to buy its Middle Eastern rival Careem for $3.1 billion, financial news agency Bloomberg reported Sunday.

 
 
 

LONG-AWAITED VIDEO SERVICE EXPECTED FROM APPLE ON MONDAY

Apple is expected to announce Monday that it's launching a video service that could compete with Netflix, Amazon and cable TV itself.

DESERT TRUFFLES ARE LIBYA'S 'MANNA FROM HEAVEN'

Braving the cold and hostile Libyan desert, Milad Mohammed scratches the ground to extract what he calls "manna from heaven"-white...

 
 
 

MAN MAULED IN FOURTH SHARK ATTACK ON BARRIER REEF IN SIX MONTHS

A man has been bitten on the leg by a shark in Australia's Great Barrier Reef, authorities said Monday, the fourth such attack in six...

OVERLAND MIGRATION OF ARCTIC TERNS REVEALED

Data from a landmark study of the world's longest migrating seabird reveals how overland migration is an integral part of their amazing...

 
 
 

DISEASE FEARS MOUNT FOR AFRICA CYCLONE SURVIVORS

Disease is threatening to aggravate the already dire conditions facing millions of survivors following the powerful tropical cyclone...

ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES CHIEF QUESTIONS MAX TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

The warning and training requirements set for the now-grounded 737 Max 8 aircraft may not have been adequate, in light of the Ethiopian...

 
 
 



Nintendo is reportedly launching 2 new versions of the Switch this summer

Nintendo is reportedly launching 2 new versions of the Switch this summer

The Wall Street Journal reports that Nintendo is working on two variants of its popular Switch game console, and aims to unveil them this summer. According to the outlet's... Read more ...

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice mods up the frame rate and bring other improvements

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice mods up the frame rate and bring other improvements

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice has only just released and there are a number of mods available for the Steam version that makes it a more enjoyable game to play. One of the mods... Read more ...

Apple's TV subscription service could come to Roku, feature HBO, Starz and...

Apple's TV subscription service could come to Roku, feature HBO, Starz and Showtime content

According to the Wall Street Journal's sources , Apple's TV subscription service - due to launch imminently - will feature content from HBO, Starz and Showtime, and it could... Read more ...

Five Reasons to buy the Samsung Galaxy S10+

Five Reasons to buy the Samsung Galaxy S10+

The latest flagship from Samsung , the Samsung Galaxy S10+, also available as the smaller S10, is about the best phone the Korean manufacturer has ever come up with. If you're... Read more ...

Microsoft's Chromium version of the Edge browser has leaked all over the...

Microsoft's Chromium version of the Edge browser has leaked all over the internet

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Huawei launches Enjoy 9s and Enjoy 9e

Huawei launches Enjoy 9s and Enjoy 9e

After several leaks, Huawei officially launched the newest members of the Enjoy family - the 9s and 9e. Both phone will be exclusive to the Chinese market but we've already... Read more ...

Another New Apex Legends Character Is Coming In Season 1, According To Sony

Another New Apex Legends Character Is Coming In Season 1, According To Sony

Season 1 of Apex Legends launched on March 20 and, alongside the first wave of cosmetic items included in the Battle Pass , developer Respawn Entertainment also introduced a... Read more ...

Further details spilled on Chromium-based Edge browser - along with a...

Further details spilled on Chromium-based Edge browser - along with a download link

Some more details have been spilled about Microsoft's new version of the Edge browser, built on Chromium (the same engine as Google's Chrome browser) - and an apparent full... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy A70 and A60 with triple rear cameras spotted on TENAA

Samsung Galaxy A70 and A60 with triple rear cameras spotted on TENAA

Samsung in the past few days has launched two mid-range Galaxy A-series smartphones in a rather low key manner, and it appears the Korean tech... Read more ...

Stream in 4K with Amazon Fire TV devices from just $25 today only

Stream in 4K with Amazon Fire TV devices from just $25 today only

Access all your favorite content easily. For today only, you can snag some stellar savings on Amazon Fire TV devices at Woot. Prices start at just $25 for 4K streaming devices... Read more ...