Stories about Sci-tech

Feb 18 2017

NASA needs your help to find a new planet

Currently, there are eight planets in the Solar System. The Kuiper Belt is similar to the asteroid belt that circles the Sun between Mars and Jupiter, but it lies dozens ...

Feb 15 2017

China factory-gate inflation jumps 6.9% in January

And with factory gate prices on the rise, there's signs that those upstream price pressures are now being passed on to consumers. The consumer price index (CPI), a main...

Feb 14 2017

Andromeda quests inspired by Witcher 3

Michael Gamble, Mass Effect Andromeda Producer, gave some of his insights in the story regarding the upcoming game. BioWare took the feedback regarding boring and r...

Feb 11 2017

President Trump Denounces This Important Treaty as a 'Bad Deal'

Reuters earlier reported citing its own sources that, during his telephone conversation with Putin, Trump denounced the New START Treaty. Nine senators from his own Re...

Feb 10 2017

Tesla Workers Said to be Mulling Unionizing

Tesla's Elon Musk meant to start full-scale Model 3 production in July 2017, a move that concerned analysts and suppliers, as the deadline would be hard to achieve, esp...

Feb 10 2017

Wall St slips as bank and health stocks drag

The S&P 500 was up 5.34 points, or 0.23 percent, at 2,297.9 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 22.95 points, or 0.41 percent, at 5,686.51. It's still corporate earnings ...

Feb 09 2017

Twitter Announces Steps to Curb Abuse

This will be, however, biased for the accounts created to harass others. Twitter is also taking steps toward "safe search", which is created to automatically remove twe...

Feb 09 2017

Notable Earnings: Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)

Besides the apparent value, there's no question that previous buyout speculation with Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) is becoming more of a reality and likely with each percentage poin...

Feb 06 2017

All Blacks Sevens advance to semi-finals

Captain Philip Snyman opened the scoring in the first minute and England were three tries down by half-time with Senatla and JG Geduld also crossing to make it 19-0. Th...

Feb 06 2017

Voting for 40 seats in Goa gets underway; 67% till 3 pm

The polling in Goa started early at 7 am. Congress is contesting on 38 seats and BJP on 37. More than eleven lakh voters are eligible to exercise their right in this elec...

Feb 05 2017

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner killed Trump's anti-LGBT executive orders

But Ivanka, Kushner and others pushed back against the order, and Trump ultimately chose to keep the 2014 decision in place, unnamed sources told Politico . A draft exec...

Feb 05 2017

Panthers' Vincent Viola withdraws from Army secretary nomination

Bloomberg reported that Viola informed Trump on Friday that he will be unable to accept the nomination because separating from the organizations that he has built over...

Feb 03 2017

McCain Calls Australian Ambassador to Reaffirm Importance of US-Australia Ties

Australia's prime minister on Wednesday would not say how many refugees from Pacific island camps would be resettled in the United States after President Donald Trump...

Feb 03 2017

Ancient 'lost continent' fragment discovered in the Indian Ocean

Formed from granites of continents across the surface of the Earth, the zircons found were dated between 2.5 and 3 billion years old, indicating they origin from Mauritia...

Feb 02 2017

Saturn's Rings Revealed in 'Unprecedented' Detail

The images released this month show features of the rings of icy debris in detail that scientists say had never been achieved before. The spacecraft will conclude i...

Feb 02 2017

Rex Tillerson Has Been Officially Confirmed As Donald Trump's Secretary Of State

The Senate has scheduled a cloture vote on Tillerson's nomination for 5:30 p.m. Monday. Rex Tillerson was confirmed as the next secretary of state on Wednesday. Clima...

Jan 31 2017

Trump Supreme Court pick: Why is the USA top court so important?

Trump had originally said the announcement would come on Thursday. It looks like it's down to Denver-based U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Neil Gorsuch and Judge ...

Jan 31 2017

Your Weather Report: Snow accumulations of 2-5 inches

Road conditions (especially main roads) should improve gradually as snow tapers into Monday afternoon and plows get moving. Most of the Tennessee Valley and Cumberland ...

Jan 31 2017

Fallout 4 PS4 Pro Update Will Add High-Res Textures

Note: To utilize the High-Resolution Texture Pack, make sure you have an additional 58 GB of available and that your system meets/exceeds the recommended specs below. T...

Jan 30 2017

Leading stocks in today's market: Energy Transfer Partners, LP (NYSE:ETP)

ENERGY TRANSFER PARTNERS had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse. The Current Ratio of Spectra Energy Partners, LP NYSE:SEP Oil & Gas Pipeline...