13 million Americans at risk of floods from rising sea levels

Floods caused by rising sea-levels could affect over 13 million people living in coastal areas in southern United States, causing mass migration. Cumulative projected population at risk from coastal flooding with sea level rise of 0.9m by 2100, for... More..

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Madonna plays off drunk rumours in Instagram post
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Madonna plays off drunk rumours in Instagram post

Madonna is firing back at tabloid reports which claim that she was drunk and high during a recent concert in Melbourne , Australia. Madonna commented: "Thanks for supporting me". "She has openly called hi...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Ted Cruz open to Rubio, Kasich in cabinet

Also voting tomorrow, on what has been called " Super Tuesday Two", are North Carolina , Missouri , Illinois , and the Northern Mariana Islands, a USA territory. Trump now leads the field with 460 delegate...More..

Samsung Confirms Record Number of Galaxy S7/S7 Edge Pre-Orders in Europe
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Samsung Confirms Record Number of Galaxy S7/S7 Edge Pre-Orders in Europe

Last month the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge handsets were announced, and one of the features that users were probably pretty pleased about was the return of the microSD card slot, a feature missing from the Ga...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Joint European Russian expedition to Mars successfully lifts off

TGO will hunt for potential signs of Martian life in the atmosphere of the planet. The methane could signal there's life on the planet. The vast majority of methane in Earth's atmosphere is produced by micr...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Mars Probe Launches on Mission to Find Signs of Life

United Kingdom communications technology is set to play a key role in the European Space Agency's ExoMars mission, which launched successfully today from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The rover will also...More..

Android's Google Play will let users trial games right from search results
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Android's Google Play will let users trial games right from search results

Now, Google is using this same tech to allow users to try games in the browser. The test-drive period in those in-app ads is just 60-seconds, however, compared to the 10 minutes of trial time available to use...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

ESA and Roscosmos launch rocket to Mars

Its mission is to uncover any signs of past or present life on Mars - an exciting prospect that Chris Hadfield, a retired Canadian Space Agency (CSA) astronaut who was the first Canadian to walk in space, bel...More..

A Stupendous Satellite Animation of the Solar Eclipse
by | Monday, March 14, 2016

A Stupendous Satellite Animation of the Solar Eclipse

In this animation, the shadow of the new Moon starts crossing the Indian Ocean and passes Indonesia and Australia before heading into the open waters and islands of Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia, and t...More..

by | Thursday, March 10, 2016

Resident Scott Kelly Reunited With Relatives After Year In Space

Johnson Space Center in Houston in order to receive training. Scott Kelly's year in space was part of a NASA twin study involving his brother, Mark Kelly . In all, Kelly spent 340 days in space - the longest f...More..

by | Thursday, March 10, 2016

The Samsung S7's camera now rivals the iPhone

Samsung today launched the anticipated Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge in India. Subsequently, a demonstration at Samsung's Mobile World Congress booth showed just how deeply impressive the new cameras are,...More..

by | Thursday, March 10, 2016

Scott Kelly Back On Earth After Year In Space

The men, accompanied by Russian cosmonaut Sergey Volkov, strapped themselves inside a Russian Soyuz capsule and departed the station at 8:02 p.m. EST (0102 GMT on Wednesday). "Scott Kelly's one-year mission abo...More..

by | Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Total eclipse of the sun unfolds over Indonesia

The next total solar eclipse is set for August 2017, and will be seen across a narrow corridor of the U.S. A total solar eclipse is pictured from the city of Ternate, in Indonesia's Maluku Islands. Experts sa...More..

US, Russian astronauts return to earth after almost one year in space
by | Wednesday, March 09, 2016

US, Russian astronauts return to earth after almost one year in space

He smiled and chatted with his doctors and other staff, as photographers crushed around him in the freezing cold. Scott Kelly is also scheduled to travel back to Houston Texas where NASA will proceed with mor...More..

Total solar eclipse to sweep across Indonesia
by | Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Total solar eclipse to sweep across Indonesia

If you'd like to know at what times you can watch the eclipse across different Indian cities, access the spreadsheet link below. Craig Small, a semiretired Hayden Planetarium astronomer, was taking off to ...More..

Caitlyn Jenner slams Hillary Clinton: She
by | Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Caitlyn Jenner slams Hillary Clinton: She "couldn't care less about women"

In the game, Candis and Chandi dished on everything from Caitlyn's most annoying habit to her girl crush to which Kardashian member she's closest to and so much more! None of the Republicans say, 'Oh, I hate ...More..

Reaction to death of former first lady Nancy Reagan at 94
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Reaction to death of former first lady Nancy Reagan at 94

The 94-year-old former actress and sometimes controversial first lady died Sunday of congestive heart failure . "We join the rest of the nation in our prayers, not only for her family, but thanks for the...More..

ISS crew home after record-long spaceflight
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

ISS crew home after record-long spaceflight

Joining Kelly and Kornienko was cosmonaut Sergey Volkov, who arrived aboard the International Space Station (ISS) on 4 September previous year. Including crewmate Gennady Padalka, with whom Kelly and Kornienk...More..

340 days after take-off, Space Station crew returns to Earth
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

340 days after take-off, Space Station crew returns to Earth

And now that Kornienko and Kelly are back on Earth, the real scientific fun can begin. Kelly's one-year stay in space was the fourth time he has gone to space. The crew also took advantage of the unique vantage...More..

Farthest Galaxy Ever Seen Viewed By Hubble Telescope
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Farthest Galaxy Ever Seen Viewed By Hubble Telescope

This surprisingly bright , infant galaxy, named GN-z11, is seen as it was 13.4 billion years in the past, just 400 million years after the big bang. Releasing the stunning image on its official website, NASA...More..

Moisturized Galaxy S7 & Edge Will Not Charge
by | Sunday, March 06, 2016

Moisturized Galaxy S7 & Edge Will Not Charge

Samsung has provided a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED display panel on the Galaxy S7 while the Galaxy S7 edge sports a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display . Well if you did treat yourself to a new Galaxy S7 or S7 edge, y...More..

by | Sunday, March 06, 2016

International Space Station's 'one year crew' returns to Earth

The space agency's head honcho, Charles Bolden, said of Kelly's achievement: " Scott Kelly's one-year mission aboard the International Space Station has helped to advance deep space exploration and America's ...More..

Here's How Capcom Plans To Punish Street Fighter V Rage-Quitters
by | Sunday, March 06, 2016

Here's How Capcom Plans To Punish Street Fighter V Rage-Quitters

As promised, Capcom has started penalising Street Fighter V players with absurdly high disconnect rates that coincide nearly exactly with the closing seconds of a match. Those accounts will be monitored, with "...More..

by | Sunday, March 06, 2016

With 18 total confirmed cases, Texas tackles Zika virus

She said four out of five people with the virus don't show any symptoms, and the primary transmitter for the disease, the mosquito Aedes aegypti , is widespread and challenging to eliminate. "We've also made s...More..

Falcon 9 launch successful, but at-sea landing fails again
by | Sunday, March 06, 2016

Falcon 9 launch successful, but at-sea landing fails again

SpaceX failed to land a Falcon 9 rocket on a barge on Friday night, striking the robotic ship in the Atlantic Ocean and disappointing billionaire Elon Musk in his quest to flawless the reusable rocket. Spa...More..

Another SpaceX Launch Attempt Friday
by | Sunday, March 06, 2016

Another SpaceX Launch Attempt Friday

After more than a week of failed attempts to launch , SpaceX's most recent mission finally took off and deployed its cargo, the SES-9 satellite, successfully. Because the mission was to such a distant orbit, m...More..

by | Sunday, March 06, 2016

Mario Williams visiting the Miami Dolphins on Saturday

The Giants reached out to the agent for Mario Williams and expressed some interest in the former Buffalo Bills defense end, a league source told the Daily News, but not enough interest to prevent him from makin...More..

SpaceX launches SES-9 satellite
by | Saturday, March 05, 2016

SpaceX launches SES-9 satellite

Update: The Falcon 9 rocket launched successfully, however it was not immediately clear that the first stage was able to land safely on the barge about 600km off the Florida coast. SpaceX wants to eventually ...More..

by | Saturday, March 05, 2016

Scott Kelly back in USA after 340-day space mission

Scott Kelly now holds the record for the longest single stay in space by a USA astronaut. - America's all-time space endurance champion is finally back on Earth. "To my brother Scott: Thank you for your serv...More..

by | Saturday, March 05, 2016

Microsoft bringing Forza 6 to Windows 10 PC gamers this spring

As we reported two weeks ago, Forza 6 is coming to Windows 10 PCs. If you have never played a racing game, what better way to start than with a free one! Before you go crying foul, note this. This is simila...More..

by | Saturday, March 05, 2016

A few follow-up questions for Mitt Romney

As Mr Trump and Mr Rubio traded insults over their manhood, Mr Trump recalled Mr Rubio's innuendo that Mr Trump's "small hands" correlated with another part of his anatomy. "And, he referred to my hands -'i...More..

by | Saturday, March 05, 2016

SpaceX set for another try at satellite launch tonight

Note: Watch SpaceX's live webcast at the end of this post. A third attempt on Sunday was scrubbed in part due to a wayward boat wandering into a secured zone below the planned flight path, forcing the rocke...More..

by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Lamborghini Centenario chosen as the next Forza cover auto

Forza Motorsport 6: Apex races into the Windows 10 store this spring. Finally, in the future, all " Forza Motorsport " games will be created for both the Xbox One and PC if the " Forza Motorsport 6: Ap...More..

Instagram Blocks Snapchat & Telegram Links In User Profiles
by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Instagram Blocks Snapchat & Telegram Links In User Profiles

Users are even prevented from cutting and pasting a link to Telegram or its profile pages. In conversation with TechCrunch , an Instagram spokesperson confirmed the change and stated that, "We've removed t...More..

2 spacemen back home after yearlong mission for NASA
by | Friday, March 04, 2016

2 spacemen back home after yearlong mission for NASA

Scott Kelly was accompanied by flight engineer Sergey Volkov and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko. As revealed by their crewmate Tim Peake of the European Space Agency, Kelly and Kornienko had LEGO minifi...More..

Scott Kelly: Year in space paves the way for even longer missions
by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Scott Kelly: Year in space paves the way for even longer missions

The men, accompanied by Russian cosmonaut Sergey Volkov, strapped themselves inside a Russian Soyuz capsule and departed the station at 8:02 p.m. EST (0102 GMT on Wednesday). With the end of this mission, Kelly...More..

Forza Motorsport Could Finally Be Headed For The PC
by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Forza Motorsport Could Finally Be Headed For The PC

The original Forza Motorsport 6 was released back past year for the Xbox One, and Microsoft will be bringing a slim version of the racer to PC. Much like yesterday's news about the Microsoft HoloLens, this ...More..

Paul Ryan: I 'Laughed Out Loud' After Donald Trump Threatened Me
by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Paul Ryan: I 'Laughed Out Loud' After Donald Trump Threatened Me

Fresh off of Super Tuesday, the field of Republican presidential hopefuls will square-off for the 11th time of the election cycle during a Thursday evening debate in Detroit. "My sentiment is that I don't t...More..

by | Friday, March 04, 2016

NASA Cosmonaut Grew Two-Inches Taller In Outer Space

EST. "It's an unbelievable feeling to be back here on Planet Earth , back in our great country and back with all my family and my friends". The brothers - Scott Kelly in blue overalls and his twin in a dap...More..

Nintendo's Project Guard is Now Star Fox Guard
by | Friday, March 04, 2016

Nintendo's Project Guard is Now Star Fox Guard

Star Fox Zero will be, against all odds, actually launching next month, and not be getting delayed again. Corneria was also shown, showcasing the alternate paths some stages have. The Fox Smash Bros. amiibo un...More..