Science
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Russia angles to claim a large portion of the warming Arctic Circle
Russia has laid a claim to a large area of the Arctic Circle, eyeing the vast untapped resources that could be freed up in a post climate change environment.
Science
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Millions of Americans stay up late to watch 'Supermoon'
Stargazers across the country flocked outside last night to witness the first supermoon of the year, and they were not disappointed.
Science
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Biologists name this 'tiny dancer' crustacean after Elton John
Biologists have discovered a strange stowaway in reefs off of Indonesia and Hawaii, and have decided to name it after Sir Elton John.
Health
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
A mother's voice - watch newborn twins hear for the first time
When Kayla and Kiara Hernandez were born six months ago, their parents thought they would never hear a sound, but were shocked when they learned of a way to communicate with their children.
Sports
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Pennsylvania team will face Japan in Little League World Series
The Red Land Little League team from Lewisberry, PA overcame a Texas challenge this weekend to move ahead in the Little League World Series, where they will face Japan in the finals.
Technology
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Surprise - Microsoft emerges from 8 year patent suit as the victor
After nearly a decade of litigation, the US International Trade Commission found Microsoft not guilty of stealing the patents of mobile producer InterDigital.
Technology
Sam Catherman - 23 hours ago
Exclusive sneak peek at Blackberry's new Android, Venice
Blackberry has been relatively silent, but new leaked photos suggest that the company is about to burst back onto the scene with it's new Android-powered device, Venice.
Exclusive sneak peek at Blackberry's new Android, Venice
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Exclusive sneak peek at Blackberry's new Android, Venice
Blackberry has been relatively silent, but new leaked photos suggest that the company is about to burst back onto the scene with it's new Android-powered device, Venice.
Forget Yelp - Google now connects users directly with services
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Forget Yelp - Google now connects users directly with services
Google has announced a new service that will take on Yelp and Angie's List to help users find services reliably.
US stocks finished flat after a crazy week
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
US stocks finished flat after a crazy week
Investors are unsure about an upcoming Federal Reserve rate increase, and Wall Street endured a tumultuous week as stocks rose and fell.
Black holes on a collision course in nearby quasar
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Black holes on a collision course in nearby quasar
Scientists working with the Hubble Space Telescope have found a cosmic first - two black holes engaged in a deadly dance in a nearby quasar.
NASA's New Horizons blasts past Pluto for next mission
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
NASA's New Horizons blasts past Pluto for next mission
As New Horizons continues its journey towards the outer reaches of the solar system, NASA has some fascinating plans for the space probe's next missions.
Razer unveils amazing new Xbox One controller
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Razer unveils amazing new Xbox One controller
Razer has just announced that it will release a new professional Xbox One controller this fall, complete with customizable options and significant improvements over the standard controller.
Facebook unveils its new personal assistant, M
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Facebook unveils its new personal assistant, M
Facebook announced that it would begin delivering a personal assistant service to its users named M, which will be able to perform tasks like online shopping and making reservations.
Demi Lovato is 'Confident' her new album will please fans
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Demi Lovato is 'Confident' her new album will please fans
Singer Demi Lovato came up with a creative way to release the track list for her upcoming album, "Confident."
Life in our galaxy may have spread like an epidemic
Lindsay Jordan Aug 22, 2015
Life in our galaxy may have spread like an epidemic
Scientists at Harvard University have proposed a model outlining the possibility that life in the galaxy may have spread a lot like an epidemic
Neptune, Uranus targeted for exploration
Lindsay Jordan Aug 22, 2015
Neptune, Uranus targeted for exploration
NASA scientists are looking into various ways to finally reach our outer solar system, planning missions to Neptune and Uranus.
FDA questions vegan mayonnaise
Rachel Green Aug 22, 2015
A new FDA regulation hits mayo.
Nano-sized 3-D fish may soon be infused in bodies
Pauline Arellano Aug 22, 2015
Nano-sized 3-D fish may soon be infused in bodies
A new 3-D printed "microfish" may soon be used to deliver drugs and remove toxins after being injected directly into the bloodstream.
White house fence jumper shot in Pennsylvania court
Lindsay Jordan Aug 22, 2015
White house fence jumper shot in Pennsylvania court
A Pennsylvania man who climbed a White House wall in March slashed a sheriff's deputy in court and was killed.
Ted Cruz makes a stand for "Religious Rights"
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Ted Cruz makes a stand for
Ted Cruz has been pandering to the evangelical Christian demographic with strong rhetoric about defending the rights of religious conservatives across the country.
Newly discovered crayfish named after Edward Snowden
Lindsay Jordan Aug 22, 2015
Newly discovered crayfish named after Edward Snowden
A newly identified type of Indonesian crayfish popular in home aquariums has been named after NSA leaker Edward Snowden
Recent whale deaths in Gulf of Alaska cause alarm
Pauline Arellano Aug 22, 2015
Recent whale deaths in Gulf of Alaska cause alarm
A recent rash of whale deaths up and down the West Coast has officials investigating the possible causes of the "unusual" mortality event.
Bogus carbon credits lead to fishy activity, study finds
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Bogus carbon credits lead to fishy activity, study finds
A new report shows that a shocking number of carbon credits sold by Russia and Ukraine are completely bogus, and actually add CO2 to the atmosphere.
Japan starts the party on the International Space Station
Lindsay Jordan Aug 22, 2015
Japan starts the party on the International Space Station
The astronauts aboard the International Space Station got to kick back and relax this week as a Japanese supply craft dropped off a collection of fine spirits.
Drive a Honda? You may want to check your airbags
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Drive a Honda? You may want to check your airbags
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened a probe into at least 17 million vehicles after reports of faulty airbags began flooding in.
Jimmy Carter remains upbeat after cancer diagnosis
Lindsay Jordan Aug 22, 2015
Jimmy Carter remains upbeat after cancer diagnosis
At 90 years old ,former President Jimmy Carter learns that his cancer has spread from his liver to his brain
Cosmic neutrinos discovered in Antarctic ice
Pauline Arellano Aug 22, 2015
Cosmic neutrinos discovered in Antarctic ice
Scientists in Antarctica have discovered "ghostly" particles deep in the ice originating from the outer reaches of the galaxy.
Epic selfies taken by Curiosity rover during Mars mountain trip
Pauline Arellano Aug 22, 2015
Epic selfies taken by Curiosity rover during Mars mountain trip
NASA's Curiosity rover has traveled to a new drill site on Mars and sent a selfie back to Earth from one of the planet's highest known mountains.
Ad blocking software is costing publishers big time
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Ad blocking software is costing publishers big time
A new report shows that ad blocking software is costing advertisers billions of dollars annually.
Wireless implants stimulate nerves in mice
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Wireless implants stimulate nerves in mice
An amazing new device allows scientists to wirelessly transmit light energy straight to the brains of test mice, eliminating the need for wires and bulky optogenetics setups.
China's carbon output may be overestimated
Lindsay Jordan Aug 22, 2015
China's carbon output may be overestimated
While China is the largest producer of carbon emissions on the planet, a new report shows the country's rate of emissions may have been overestimated
Hummingbird tongue works as "Micropump", not capillary action
Pauline Arellano Aug 22, 2015
Hummingbird tongue works as
A new study has revealed surprising insights into the way hummingbirds feed.
Giant gas planets started from pebbles, study finds
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Giant gas planets started from pebbles, study finds
A new study reveals that gas giant planets like Jupiter formed from the accumulation of a few tiny pebbles.
Urban grime emits a toxic cocktail of pollutants, study finds
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Urban grime emits a toxic cocktail of pollutants, study finds
A new study has shown that the grime caked onto old buildings and sidewalks in big cities is the source of a shocking amount of pollution.
Dogs learn new tricks to combat climate change
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Dogs learn new tricks to combat climate change
Dogs have been around for millions of years, and a new study suggests that they may have evolved alongside a constantly changing climate.
Premature births linked to unhealthy vaginal bacteria
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Premature births linked to unhealthy vaginal bacteria
Mothers with low levels of this bacteria face a higher risk of giving birth prematurely, a new study shows.
Call for climate action unite Muslim scholars, evironmentalists
Pauline Arellano Aug 22, 2015
Call for climate action unite Muslim scholars, evironmentalists
A group of Muslim leaders has called for increased support for abating the negative effects of climate change.
Kite Pharma claims patient death unrelated to cancer trials
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Kite Pharma claims patient death unrelated to cancer trials
Shares of Kite Pharma Inc. plummeted last week after rumors of a death caused by a new experimental cancer treatment circulated.
How much will transgender care actually cost the military?
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
How much will transgender care actually cost the military?
A recent study has analyzed the costs of providing healthcare for transgendered service members to the U.S. military.
iOS 9 boosts security, offers amazing new features
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
iOS 9 boosts security, offers amazing new features
Apple will roll out its latest operating system, iOS 9 at the end of the summer, and fans are eager to check out the amazing new features on a wide range of devices.
Virginia man slapped with assault charges after missing wife turns up
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Virginia man slapped with assault charges after missing wife turns up
A Henrico man was arrested on assault charges after his missing wife was discovered safely in a nearby hotel earlier this week.
NASA tests rocket engine for first trip to Mars
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
NASA tests rocket engine for first trip to Mars
NASA has completed the final test of a new high-tech engine that will likely carry astronauts on the first manned mission to Mars.
Nelson Peltz's Trian Partners takes huge stake in Sysco Corp
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Nelson Peltz's Trian Partners takes huge stake in Sysco Corp
Sysco Corp shares rose after Nelson Peltz's Trian Partners announced that it would purchase a 7 percent stake in the company, making Trian the largest individual shareholder.
Mac users rejoice: Boot Camp 6 allows Windows 10 installation
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Mac users rejoice: Boot Camp 6 allows Windows 10 installation
Now Mac users can upgrade to Windows 10 too, by downloading the new version of Boot Camp 6.
Oil rig workers discover floating spaghetti monster
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Oil rig workers discover floating spaghetti monster
B. conifer, a colonial creature that dwells at the bottom of the sea, stunned technicians aboard a BP oil rig with its flailing appendages and monster-like appearance.
Perseid meteor shower dazzles viewers around the globe
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Perseid meteor shower dazzles viewers around the globe
The Perseid meteor shower continues, having peaked earlier this week, to wow stargazers with its stunning fireball displays and high rate of shooting stars.
Ants: the sommeliers of scent
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Ants: the sommeliers of scent
A new study has shown that ants have a remarkably refined sense of smell, detecting the slightest differences between chemical scents.
Macy's to sell products on Alibaba
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Macy's to sell products on Alibaba
After downgrading its full-year sales forecasts, Macy's announced that it will start selling merchandise on Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd.'s Tmall online marketplace in China.
Freezing eggs leads to lower fertility rates, experts say
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Freezing eggs leads to lower fertility rates, experts say
Delaying conception by freezing eggs has been shown to significantly reduce the odds of success, a new study finds.
Amazing graphene nanoribbons coming to a device near you
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
Amazing graphene nanoribbons coming to a device near you
A new method for growing perfectly aligned graphene nanoribbons shows serious promise for scalability and could be used to create a new generation of electronics.
World population to surpass 11 billion by century's end
Sam Catherman Aug 22, 2015
World population to surpass 11 billion by century's end
If you thought there were a lot of people on Planet Earth now, just wait until the end of the century.