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17 Dead After Brawl Sparks Stampede at Graduation Party in Venezuela

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 09:20:41 -0400

"All I know is my son is dead"....
Investigators say DNA database can be goldmine for old cases

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 12:09:37 -0400

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A microscopic thread of DNA evidence in a public genealogy database led California authorities to declare this spring they had caught the Golden State Killer, the rapist and murd....
Stephen Hawking's Voice Was Beamed Into Black Hole

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 13:55:00 -0400

In memorial to the renowned astrophysicist, a song featuring Hawking's voice got beamed into a black hole.....
Fields of dreams: Texas project seeks new corn strains for whiskey

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 16:23:05 -0400

By Jon Herskovitz COLLEGE STATION, Texas (Reuters) - A master distiller and a crop scientist who specializes in corn breeding are working on a project they hope one day will help bring local identiti....
Dogs Might Have the Secret to Losing Weight

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 16:34:18 -0400

Like humans, some dogs are more prone to obesity than others. A new study on dog behavior may help us better understand how human personalities affect obesity. Scientists in Budapest, Hungary asked ....
'Worst Devastation I've Seen.' Angelina Jolie Visits Mosul a Year After Liberation From ISIS

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 16:28:48 -0400

"The trauma and the loss that they've suffered is unparalleled"....
Bumblebee blues: Pacific Northwest pollinator in trouble

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 13:20:13 -0400

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Hundreds of citizen scientists have begun buzzing through locations across the Pacific Northwest seeking a better understanding about nearly 30 bumblebee species.....
Mount Everest, the high-altitude rubbish dump

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 07:06:50 -0400

Decades of commercial mountaineering have turned Mount Everest into the world's highest rubbish dump as an increasing number of big-spending climbers pay little attention to the ugly footprint they le....
NASA's Space Launch System: Rocketing Towards Cancellation?

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 10:13:00 -0400

Off the record, space industry insiders admit to doubts about the program.....
What is 3D printing? Here’s everything you need to know

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 18:56:06 -0400

What is 3D printing? This fast, efficient object printing process has become a core part of multiple industries, and plenty of at-home hobbies. But what exactly is it, and how does it work? We're....
Woman makes miraculous recovery after near-fatal shovel attack: Part 2

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 20:27:30 -0400

Brittani Marcell says she woke up from her coma thinking she had been in a car accident before learning of her attack.....
This Super Cute Father's Day Google Doodle Will Make You Nostalgic

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 11:11:27 -0400

You can submit your own sketch for a Father's Day Google Doodle....
Research shows diet shift of beluga whales in Alaska inlet

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 19:22:34 -0400

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Beluga whales in Alaska's Cook Inlet may have changed their diet over five decades from saltwater prey to fish and crustaceans influenced by freshwater, according to a stu....
How behavioral economics is being used against you

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 17:40:27 -0400

Nobel Prize winning economist Richard Thaler tells people to “nudge for good” — not everyone follows his adviceParamount Pictures/courtesy Everett CollectionBookmakers use ‘nudge theory’ to get gamble....
Virgin Galactic Gets Closer to Offering Space Tours

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 08:13:00 -0400

Sir Richard Branson disrupted the air-travel industry with Virgin America. Now he's setting his sights even higher.....
This Natalie Portman–Backed Documentary Will Make You Seriously Consider Going Vegetarian

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 07:00:00 -0400

Narrated by Natalie Portman, the film dives into the best and worst of raising animals for food. Expect to rethink your lunch.....
Space Is Truly the Final Frontier (For the Next Great War)

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 08:08:00 -0400

The weaponization of space is inevitable, but there’s still time to make it as peaceful as possible. Chow is formerly a senior physical scientist for twenty-five years at the RAND Corporation and des....
Astronauts install hi-def docking cameras for Crew Dragon, Starliner capsules

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 14:52:59 -0400

In preparation for the commercial crewed modules that will arrive at the International Space Station soon, astronauts took a lengthy spacewalk to install some crucial equipment to the docking module.....
Airlines test Nextgen technology to reduce flight delays

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 18:53:39 -0400

Airlines test Nextgen technology to cut down on flight delays nationwide.....
The Next Stage In Perovskite Solar Development

Sat, 16 Jun 2018 15:00:00 -0400

Perovskite photovoltaic cells have long been promoted as a potential game changer in renewable technology, but until now, stability and toxicity issues slowed its adoption process....
How Will The Rocket Launch Change 'Fortnite: Battle Royale' Next Week?

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 12:09:00 -0400

It’s official, the rocket stored in the villain base will be launched next week in Fortnite. The moment has been broadcast in loading screens (The Visitor blockbuster skin is shown firing it up), tea....