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Bendy Laser Beams Can Examine Human Tissue Like Never Before
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:00:00 GMT
From https:
Light-sheet fluorescence microscopy could lead to less intrusive and more effective diagnosis for patients

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


FDA Plans to Speed Path to Approval for Some Gene Therapies
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:00:00 GMT
From https:
The agency’s first target will be hemophilia

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


The Psychology of Taking a Knee
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:45:00 GMT
From https:
The backlash against protests by Colin Kaepernick and other athletes raises all sorts of scientific questions

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Dinosaurs: From Humble Beginnings to Global Dominance
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:37:00 GMT
From https:
Edinburgh University paleontologist Steve Brusatte talks about his May 2018 Scientific American article, "The Unlikely Triumph of the Dinosaurs," and his new book, The Rise and Fall of the...

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The Price of Open Science
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:00:00 GMT
From https:
When it’s also big science, the careers of those involved can suffer

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


World Needs to Set Rules for Geoengineering Experiments, Experts Say
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:30:00 GMT
From https:
With interest in such research rising, and the risks uncertain, that conservation needs to start now

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Oxygen Depletion Smothered Marine Life in Earth's Largest Mass Extinction
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 14:00:00 GMT
From https:
New findings suggest oxygen diminished globally

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


What Is Dark Matter?
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 13:33:00 GMT
From https:
An elusive substance that permeates the universe exerts many detectable gravitational influences yet eludes direct detection

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Asteroid, Meteor, Meteorite and Comet: What's the Difference?
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 12:30:00 GMT
From https:
The terms asteroid, meteor, meteorite and even comet are often used interchangeably...but what is the difference?

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


How Does Google Know Everything about Me?
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 12:15:00 GMT
From https:
You may wonder how Google knows what you’re typing, where you are or even what you’re thinking—they use your data to do it all.

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Marine Protected Areas Are Important, but...
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 12:00:00 GMT
From https:
...they can't do their job of protecting aquatic ecosystems if people fail to respect their boundaries

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


What Made Saturn's Ravioli-Shaped Moons?
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 11:45:00 GMT
From https:
New research suggests collisions between moonlets created the oddly-formed objects

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Superslow Brain Waves May Play a Critical Role in Consciousness
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 11:30:00 GMT
From https:
Signals long thought to be “noise” appear to represent a distinct form of brain activity

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


New Thalidomide-Like Therapy Hijacks Cells' Trash-Disposal System
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 10:45:00 GMT
From https:
Cancer treatment using the notorious drug may hold promise for other diseases like Alzheimer’s

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Learning to nap in New York, the city that never sleeps
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 21:14:01 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Nap York has a three-story building near Penn Station to over some rest to city workers. $12 (APS9) buys patrons 30 minutes in a wooden sleep cabin, day or night.


Guns in Chicago are just '2.5 handshakes' away, shocking study findsA
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 19:45:56 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A Northwestern University study of 188,000 offenders found on average, any person in network was 2.5 'handshakes' away from a gun in the city. Chicago has some of the strictest gun laws in the country.


Warning over WhatsApp bug that allows blocked contacts to send you messages and view your profile
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 19:42:58 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A critical new WhatsApp bug has been discovered that lets people receive messages from users they've already blocked. They can also view their profile photo, status and other information.


Gracenote launches AI to classify 90 million songs by style
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 19:12:46 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Nielsen's Gracenote announced launch of service Sonic Style on Wednesday. The artificial intelligence will sort 90 million songs by style for the first time.


Scientists reveal how continents first emerged out of the waterworld
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:50:48 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Researchers led by Ilya Bindeman from the University of Oregon tracked these dramatic changes by looking at chemical changes shale - the world's most common sedimentary rock.


The human brain got so big because life was tough in ancient Africa
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:44:09 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A new mathematical model created by St Andrews University researchers suggests the evolution of our remarkable intelligence was fuelled by adversity and not social cooperation.


aBlack widowa pulsar is spotted devouring a dwarf star
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:37:45 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Researchers led by the University of Toronto made the observation by spotting two intense regions of radiation, 12 miles (20km) apart, around the far-off star.


Giant hammerhead flatworms are taking over French territories
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:07:34 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Land planarians, including some that grow to be over a meter long, can be found all over the world, from France to the Caribbean, South America, Africa, and Oceania, despite being native to Asia.


Apple now lets European users download everything it knows about them
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:57:03 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Apple has launched a new privacy portal that allows you to request a copy of any data Apple has collected on you, correct any data errors, deactivate your account or permanently delete it.


Why we still prefer 'real' books: 'No sense of ownership' with ebooksA
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:55:18 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
After studying adults across all age groups, they concluded we simply don't have an emotional bond with e-books, or a 'sense of ownership'.


Digital Life: Cutting back on a constant smartphone habit
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:42:31 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Our phones and apps are designed to give us short-term, feel-good rewards, so we'll use them longer - at the expense of reading, enjoying the moment or simply being bored.


Most popular passwords of 2017 have been revealed
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:21:03 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Security company Dashlane and a scientist from Virginia tech university have analysed 61 million passwords to discover the most popular passwords of 2017.


iPhone users could be owed APS750 in compensation from Google
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:51:25 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
iPhone users could be set for a APS750 windfall thanks to an ongoing lawsuit against Google. The mass legal action is over claims Google tracked personal data from millions of iPhone users in the UK.


Facebook extends revenge porn programme with request for sexy snaps
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:45:14 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Facebook has announced it is updating its controversial revenge porn system to cover users in Canada, the UK and US after a successful trial in Australia that began in November.


Scottish National Heritage pictures show effects of plastic pollution
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:35:29 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Pictures taken in Rum in the Inner Hebrides and released on social media shows the devastating effects of plastic pollution on the red deer population in Scotland.


Climate change could be driving antibiotic resistance across US
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:27:42 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A study found that higher local temperatures and population densities correlate with a higher degree of antibiotic resistance in common bacterial strains.


Boeing gets the go ahead for 77x megajet with folding wings
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:12:40 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Boeing just cleared a major hurdle in making the world's largest twin-engine jet a reality. It received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to build its 777x megajet that has folding wingtips.


Small doses of anxiety in the workplace can make us better at our jobs
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:11:20 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The findings were made by researchers are the University of Toronto Scarborough, whoA looked at both the triggers of workplace anxiety and also its relationship to employee performance.


Consumer groups ask FTC to probe 'deceptive' Tesla Autopilot ads
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:58:07 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Two U.S. consumer advocacy groups urged the FTC to investigate what they called Tesla's 'deceptive and misleading' use of the name Autopilot for its assisted-driving technology.


ISIS propaganda accounts are openly sharing content on Google Plus
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:46:32 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Extremist accounts on California-based Google's lsocial media site Google Plus explicitly post ISIS propaganda and news updates taken from the group's media.


Nintendo trademarks miniature version of fan favourite N64 Classic
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:28:28 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A trademark application in Japan has revealed that Nintendo could be set to launch a new miniature version of its iconic Nintendo 64 console.


Gene-edited crops rich in omega 3 to be grown in UK for first time
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:18:39 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Gene-edited super-crops are set to be sown inA Hertfordshire in a UK firstA this month after scientists jumped the gun on a potential EU ban on the technology.


Men really are better at navigating than women claims scientists
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 14:48:25 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
According to new research from the University of California, men are 'significantly' more efficient when it comes to navigation and are likely to reach their destination faster than women (stock)


Old lion is pictured starving to death in South Africa
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 14:44:08 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The lion, known as Skybed Scar, was well known in Kruger National Park, South Africa, but was kicked out of his pride and grew emaciated before finally succumbing to hunger.


Apple starts production on chipset that will power next smartphone
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 14:37:03 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The all-new processor being built in Taiwan is tipped to be faster and more efficient than its predecessor, which could result in better battery life in the forthcoming iPhone models.


Amazon defends marketing facial recognition tool to police
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 14:26:46 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Amazon Web Services, a subsidiary of the Seattle retail firm that deals largely with cloud computing, made the comments in a written statement.


HTC unveils its APS699 U12+ flagship asqueezablea smartphone
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 13:01:34 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Taiwanese firm HTC has struggled to keep up with market leaders Apple, Google, and Samsung in recent years and is now also under pressure from emerging Chinese manufacturers.


Japanese scientists manage to recreate tiny portion of a human brain
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 12:09:30 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Researchers from the University of Tokyo examined how neurons behave and found that they could be trained to join with one another using a 'synthetic neuron-adhesive material'.


Britons no longer top the league in minding their manners
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 10:42:27 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
An international team including representatives from the universities of Sydney, York, and Helsinki studied recordings of conversation in eight languages in five continents.


SpaceX launches five Iridium satellites and twin NASA probes
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 10:22:50 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
SpaceX's 10th launch of the year went off without a hitch on Tuesday, as the rocket company blasted off five more Iridium satellites into space, in addition to two NASA research satellites.


Soaps and perfumes could get warning labels over air pollution
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 09:58:55 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Other measures in Environment Secretary Michael Goveas clean air strategy include action against wood-burning stoves, ammonia from farms and diesel-powered machinery.


Eating meals alone biggest cause of unhappiness after mental illness
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 09:54:49 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A Oxford study of more than 8,000 people found that those eating alone are less happy than those who dine with friends or family. Some six out of ten single people are forced to eat alone.


Watching films on an iPad in bed can ruin your sleep
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 09:48:23 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Over time, the knock-on effects could make people sick, worsen their performance at work and make them less safe driving.


The robot killer than can take out weeds with a single jet blast of chemical
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 09:17:11 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Companies have developed AI weeders that can reduce herbicide use by up to 90 percent once crops have started growing, replacing liquid pesticides.


EU lawmakers slam Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg for avoiding questions
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 02:29:05 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
European Parliament interrogation of Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg descended into farce as he was able to dodge answering straight questions, due to the odd hearing format.


NASA images reveal how bad May's torrential downpours have been
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 00:57:27 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
NASA measured heavy US rainfall from space for nearly two weeks in May. Record amounts fell with over a foot of rain reported in parts of the Mid-Atlantic.


Having children on Mars will be 'a titanic challenge'
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 00:28:19 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Researchers say newborns face a huge host of issues, and warn that basic reproductive processes may simply not work in the Martian atmosphere.


Thrust in NASA's EmDrive tests may have been caused by magnetic fields
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 00:12:47 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Physicists from Germany have put EmDrive to the test, and their findings suggest the real explanation for phenomena seen in prior studies may boil down to Earth's magnetic fields.


Risk of water shortages for England warns Environment Agency
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 13:05:41 GMT
From bbc.co
Enough water to meet the needs of 20 million people is lost through leakage every day, the report says.

Living Neanderthal ‘Mini-Brains’ May Reveal What Makes Our Brains Special
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:00:37 +0000
From https:
He isolated DNA from Egyptian mummies. He discovered the Denisovans, an extinct ancient human species, by sequencing DNA from a tiny bone fragment. He led a massive study that reconstructed the Neanderthal genomeaand found traces of their genes still lurking within some of us today. Now, the Swedish geneticist Dr. Svante PA$?A$?boA is once again ready [...]


Samsung May Use Wear OS Instead of Tizen on Upcoming Smartwatches
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 19:34:42 +0000
From https:
tizen

Samsung was one of the first large electronics firms to launch smartwatches running Google's Android Wear (now Wear OS), but it pulled back to focus on its own Tizen-based wearables. Now, long-time leaker Evan Blass says Samsung is switching back to Wear OS on an upcoming Gear watch.

The post Samsung May Use Wear OS Instead of Tizen on Upcoming Smartwatches appeared first on ExtremeTech.



ET Deals: Free Phone and Mobile Service at FreedomPop with $9.99 Activation
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:30:01 +0000
From https:
Kyocera Vibe

If your existing phone and mobile plan are driving you up the wall, it's time to consider making a switch. Right now, you can snag a free Kyocera Hydro Vibe with free talk, text, and data at FreedomPop when you pay a one time activation fee.

The post ET Deals: Free Phone and Mobile Service at FreedomPop with $9.99 Activation appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Scientists Use CRISPR to Block HIV Replication Inside Living Cells
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:02:18 +0000
From https:
hiv

The experiment targeted two of HIV's nine genes that are key to the proliferation of the virus.

The post Scientists Use CRISPR to Block HIV Replication Inside Living Cells appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Scientists Plan New Project to Search for Particles that Escape from LHC
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 14:30:46 +0000
From https:
Inside the ATLAS detector

The Massive Timing Hodoscope for Ultra Stable Neutral Particles (which goes by the inaccurate but much simpler nickname MATHUSLA) will look for particles the LHC misses because they're too stable.

The post Scientists Plan New Project to Search for Particles that Escape from LHC appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Elon Musk: Model 3 Braking Can Be Fixed in Firmware. What?
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 12:25:59 +0000
From https:

Elon Musk is promising a firmware update to fix brake issues with the Model 3, surprising those of us who didn't know brakes were controlled by firmware.

The post Elon Musk: Model 3 Braking Can Be Fixed in Firmware. What? appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Trump Reportedly Ignores Smartphone Security Because It’s ‘Too Inconvenient’
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 11:30:35 +0000
From https:
Security

According to sources who spoke to Politico, Trump uses at least two iPhone devices provided by the White House IT staff. However, they are not swapped regularly like in the Obama era.

The post Trump Reportedly Ignores Smartphone Security Because It's 'Too Inconvenient' appeared first on ExtremeTech.



Fossil skull from Utah sheds light on primitive mammal group
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:33:44 -0400
From feeds.reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A fossilized skull of a small critter found in Utah underneath a dinosaur foot bone is providing insight into one of the most primitive mammalian groups and has scientists rethinking the timing of the break-up of Earth's bygone supercontinent Pangaea.


Scientists plan DNA hunt for Loch Ness monster next month
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 09:25:27 -0400
From feeds.reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - A global team of scientists plans to scour the icy depths of Loch Ness next month using environmental DNA (eDNA) in an experiment that may discover whether Scotland's fabled monster really does, or did, exist.


Tesla shares poised to rise after 'fever pitch' of bad news: analyst
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 13:52:22 -0400
From feeds.reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Immaterial negative news stories about Tesla Inc have hit a "fever pitch", and the electric carmaker's stock is set to surge as output of its Model 3 sedan improves, according to an analyst.


Uber ends Arizona self-driving program following fatality
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:53:20 -0400
From feeds.reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Uber has shut down its self-driving car operation in Arizona two months after a fatal crash involving one of its vehicles, the company said on Wednesday.


Cyber researchers, Ukraine warn of possible Russian attack
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 13:18:29 -0400
From feeds.reuters
TORONTO/KIEV (Reuters) - Hackers have infected at least 500,000 routers and storage devices in dozens of countries, some of the world's biggest cyber security firms warned on Wednesday, in a campaign that Ukraine said was preparation for a future Russian cyber attack.


Tesla Model 3 registrations zip past rivals in California
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 08:20:02 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - Tesla Inc's Model 3 sedan recorded more registrations in California than its class rivals BMW 3-Series and Mercedes C-Class in the first quarter, according to a report by the California New Car Dealers Association (CNCDA). Model 3 registrations totaled 3,723, or 14.3 percent of the near-luxury segment, compared with 3,323 for the Mercedes variant and 3,260 for the BMW model, the CNCDA report said.


Macron tells global tech CEOs: 'There is no free lunch'
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:59:19 -0400
From feeds.reuters
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron told executives from the world's biggest technology firms that he believed in innovation but that he wanted tougher regulations and for them to contribute more to society.


Italy to auction 5G frequencies by end-September
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 13:03:33 -0400
From feeds.reuters
MILAN (Reuters) - Italy's communications regulator AGCOM said on Wednesday the government would auction frequencies for fifth-generation mobile services in September, in a move it expects to raise at least 2.5 billion euros ($2.9 billion) for state coffers.


Facebook users unite! 'Data Labour Union' launches in Netherlands
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 12:39:54 -0400
From feeds.reuters
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Activists in Amsterdam on Wednesday launched the 'Datavakbond' or "data labor union", which hopes to elect leaders to negotiate directly with Facebook and Google over what they do with users' data.


Mobile payment firms struggle to dethrone cash in Southeast Asia
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 02:59:35 -0400
From feeds.reuters
SINGAPORE/HANOI (Reuters) - Bui Mai Phuong is an avid online shopper, ordering anything from clothing to personal-care products from her smartphone. But she prefers to pay with cash.


Trump floats management changes instead of sanctions for China's ZTE
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 10:50:40 -0400
From feeds.reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday floated a plan to fine ZTE Corp and shake up its management as his administration considered rolling back more severe penalties that have crippled the Chinese telecommunications company.


Uber widens health cover in Europe as new CEO meets France's Macron
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 08:06:46 -0400
From feeds.reuters
PARIS (Reuters) - Uber plans to offer all its European drivers an upgraded version of the health insurance it already provides in France in a drive to attract independent workers and fend off criticism over their treatment.


Trump administration officials to meet on biofuel policy changes - sources
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:20:24 -0400
From feeds.reuters
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the departments of Energy and Agriculture plan to meet on Thursday to hammer out details of President Donald Trump's planned changes to the nation's biofuel laws, according to two sources familiar with the matter.


China could meet emissions pledge early; carbon market on track: officials
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 07:31:09 -0400
From feeds.reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's top climate envoy on Wednesday said the country could meet its pledge to cap carbon emissions ahead of its target of around 2030, while a senior environmental official said plans for a carbon market were on track despite ministerial restructuring.


Exclusive: Large U.S. refiner Marathon seeks biofuel hardship waiver - sources
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 12:28:54 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - Marathon Petroleum Corp, the second-biggest refining company in the United States, has asked the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for a hardship waiver exempting one of its facilities from the nation's biofuels law, two sources with knowledge of the application told Reuters.


India court halts expansion of Vedanta's copper smelter after protest killings
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 11:25:48 -0400
From feeds.reuters
THOOTHUKUDI/MUMBAI India (Reuters) - One person died and others were wounded by gunfire in southern India on Wednesday in fresh violence related to protesters' demands that a copper smelter be shut on environmental grounds. The day before at least ten people were killed by police during a mass demonstration against the plant.


Call of Bulgaria's wild beckons for orphan bears
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 13:14:59 -0400
From feeds.reuters
SOFIA (Reuters) - Three brown bear cubs stare forlornly through the bars of a cage as they prepare for a journey though the borderlands of Bulgaria.


New Jersey governor signs nuclear power subsidy bill into law
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:17:37 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed several legislative initiatives on Wednesday to advance the state's clean energy goals, including a controversial bill that would subsidize the continued operation of nuclear power plants.


Thai bay made famous by film 'The Beach' to close for four months
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 03:12:29 -0400
From feeds.reuters
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's Maya Bay, made famous by the film "The Beach", will close to visitors for four months from June to allow its coral reefs to recover from rising temperatures and the environmental impact of thousands of visitors each day.


Rescued pelican enjoys growing fame at Albanian wetlands park
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 11:20:01 -0400
From feeds.reuters
DIVJAKE-KARAVASTA, Albania (Reuters) - Birdwatchers from around the world come to Albania's Divjake-Karavasta park for its wetlands and rich array of wildlife. But one inhabitant in particular is attracting spectators: John Malko, the park's pet pelican.


Exxon to cut methane emissions in bid to tackle climate change
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 10:05:21 -0400
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp said on Wednesday it was targeting a 15 percent cut in methane emissions by 2020, the latest effort by an oil major to reduce its carbon footprint and address climate change concerns.


Chinalco, city officials punished for environmental breaches
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 08:25:50 -0400
From feeds.reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - The graft watchdog of China's ruling Communist party said on Wednesday that officials from a branch of Aluminum Corp of China, known as Chinalco, and a number Chinese cities had been disciplined for environmental failures.


Robocalls Have Become an Epidemic. Do These 2 Things Now to Stop Them
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:00:50 +0000
From feedproxy.google
It's easy.


Hawaii volcano: Kilauea lava spews deadly 'laze' plume containing tiny shards of glass
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 19:31:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Scientists have explained how lava from the Kilauea volcano is spewing a deadly plume containing tiny particles of volcanic glass.


Texas angler hooks 11-foot tiger shark: 'It was the catch of a lifetime'
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 19:08:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
A shark angler in Texas recently experienced the acatch of a lifetimea after reeling in a 11-foot tiger shark of the coast of Padre Island National Shore.


Ancient Native American village in Louisiana reveals its secrets
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:34:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
An ancient Native American village in Louisiana is revealing its secrets thanks to new research.


World Turtle Day 2018: 3 things to know about the shelled species
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:45:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Three things to know about turtles in light of World Turtle Day on May 23.


Wreckage of WWII B-24 bomber discovered 74 years after it was shot down
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:27:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
The wreckage of a World War II B-24 bomber has been discovered in Papua New Guinea 74 years after it was shot down during a fierce battle with Japanese forces.


These two angry, yelling lynx are probably fighting about sex
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:19:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Two lynx face off on the side of a road in Ontario. "RNAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHH," says one. "AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHNHHNHAAAHHH," says the other. "YYYYYYAAAAAAAHHHHHSSSSS," they say in unison, tapping their foreheads together before suddenly darting apart.


Loch Ness monster hunt continues as scientists turn to DNA sampling
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 14:19:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Scientists are set to take a fresh approach in the hunt for the fabled Loch Ness Monster.


Massive 18-inch hammerhead worms are invading France
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 13:50:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
It may sound like something out of a 1950's B-Horror movie, but giant-sized hammerhead worms are invading France.


Here's why Saturn's inner moons are shaped like ravioli and potatoes
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 12:30:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
The odd shapes of Saturn's inner moons , which resemble objects ranging from ravioli to potatoes, may be due to mergers of tiny moonlets, a new study finds.


Ringed, rocky alien planets may hide in plain sight
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 11:01:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
Astronomers may have unknowingly discovered rocky planets with rings, which they mistook for other kinds of worlds, a new study finds.


Studies: Shuttering coal and oil power plants boosts fertility, babies' health
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:56:50 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
"We believe that these papers have important implications for understanding the potential ... health benefits of climate and energy policy shifts and provide some very good news on that front"


Twitter to add labels to U.S. political candidates
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:00:43 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Social media service says move is aimed at preventing bogus accounts from fooling users


Loch Ness Monster legend to be tested with DNA samples
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 13:53:29 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
International team of scientists will take samples of the murky waters of Scotland's Loch Ness and conduct DNA tests to determine what species live there


Panic as bat-borne virus kills 10, infects at least 13 more
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 11:18:32 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Indian officials say Nipah virus outbreak appears contained and "there is no need to panic," but it's too late for some


Hawaii volcano lava oozes into ocean, creates new toxic hazard
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:10:55 +0000
From feeds.cbsnews
Authorities warn the public to stay away from the toxic steam cloud, which is formed by a chemical reaction when lava touches seawater


Hyperloop for cargo aims to deliver at over 600 mph
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From rss.cnn
A delivery revolution may be on the horizon, if a recent announcement by Virgin Hyperloop One and DP World comes to fruition.


Mihir Garimella is making drones that go where humans can't
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From rss.cnn
Drones can enter dangerous environments where humans cannot. But what if a drone could stop disasters from happening in the first place?


How a company founded by ex-spies uses AI to fight hackers
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From rss.cnn
Cybersecurity firm Darktrace uses artificial intelligence to stop cyber attacks before they even start.


New lifesaving drone rescues swimmers
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From rss.cnn
A new lifesaving drone has been used to rescue two teenagers from the rough seas off the coast of Australia's Lennox Head, New South Wales.


Facebook will fight fake news with real newspaper ads (and more) - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 19:59:34 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The social networking company will also enlist the help of researchers, who'll study misinformation on the platform.


Okta's Chrome plug-in tells you when hackers have your password - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 19:35:54 +0000
From feedproxy.google
And yes, it does have a system to avoid leaking your password itself.


NASA Curiosity rover gets its drilling groove back on Mars - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 19:18:49 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Drill, baby, drill.


Trump can't block Twitter users from following his account, judge rules - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 19:18:47 +0000
From feedproxy.google
It's a First Amendment issue, and the judge says Twitter is a public forum.


Nintendo just filed a trademark for a classic game console: The N64 - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 19:31:51 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The NES and SNES Classic are wonderful boxes full of nostalgia. Surely the Nintendo 64 is next?


Uber shutters its driverless-car operations in Arizona - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:53:37 +0000
From feedproxy.google
After a fatal crash in the state earlier this year, the ride-hailing company says it will focus on its program in Pennsylvania.


Uber rolls out health insurance for drivers across Europe - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:56:06 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Sick pay and parental leave are also part of Uber's new Partner Protection.


Lyft invests $100M in driver support centers - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:51:21 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The ride-hailing company doubles down in its battle with Uber to win over drivers.


No, Apple supplier Foxconn isn't scaling back its US factory - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:49:01 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The electronics manufacturer is staying true to its $10 billion investment in a US factory.


Solo: A Star Wars Story opens Friday -- release date, cast, plot details - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:29:15 +0000
From feedproxy.google
We'll soon get to see way more of Han Solo's life in the Star Wars galaxy before Leia called him a "scruffy-looking nerf herder."


So you still aren't using LED light bulbs... - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:27:19 +0000
From feedproxy.google
From efficiency to smart features, upgrading your light bulbs to LEDs is a complete no-brainer. Here's why.


Google Chrome will resume blocking web audio in October - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:34:01 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Enjoy playing online games that have sound? Brace yourself.


Luke Cage gets a hard time in Harlem in season 2 clip - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:54:07 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The Bushmaster problem is getting worse in this clip from the Netflix show.


Do you return a lot on Amazon? It could get you banned (The 3:59, Ep. 407) - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:38:47 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Plus: Amazon facial-recognition tech, and Mark Zuckerberg in the EU.


Nvidia wants to woo frugal gamers with weaker cards - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:41:39 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The GeForce GTX 1050 3GB lacks power, and its lower price is no value.


Avengers: Infinity War is third Marvel film to pass $600 million - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:57:08 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The Avengers should probably assemble at a bank: The mega-superhero mashup has raked in more than $1.8 billion globally.


Here comes Bixby: Samsung to pack AI voice controls into every device it sells by 2020 - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:05:19 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The Korean conglomerate tells the Wall Street Journal that, by 2020, its entire lineup of products will connect to the internet and feature built-in artificial intelligence.


Matt Groening Netflix series Disenchantment gets release date - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:23:42 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The new animated series from the creator of The Simpsons and Futurama is slated for August.


The Tesla Model X is now much cheaper... in China - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:08:54 +0000
From feedproxy.google
It's still way more than what us Yanks pay, but lower tariffs will help its case overseas.


Early Memorial Day sales: $30 off Kindle readers, laptop price cuts and more - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:02:02 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Today's top deals include some early Memorial Day sales.


Bernie Sanders slams Amazon and Jeff Bezos as part of 'a rigged economy' - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:12:54 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The criticisms follow President Trump's own attacks against the company.


Watch Hawaii's Kilauea volcano glow through the clouds - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:46:11 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Clouds and shifting stars turn Hawaii's dangerous volcano into a scene of beauty.


Paid full price for iPhone battery replacement? Apple will refund you - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:26:12 +0000
From feedproxy.google
You could get $50 back if you paid for an out-of-warranty battery replacement.


Apple AirPlay 2: Everything we know so far - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:15:09 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Yep, AirPlay can finally party.


Garbage Pail Kids cards from the '80s to return as a mobile game - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 16:14:38 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The gross, pun-filled trading cards from are coming back as a game from Jago Studios.


4 hidden features in Android P you should know about - CNET
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:16:56 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Some of the best features in any OS are hard to find.


Uber shutters its driverless-car operations in Arizona - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:53:37 +0000
From feedproxy.google
After a fatal crash in the state earlier this year, the ride-hailing company says it will focus on its program in Pennsylvania.


Make your car's satellite radio sound better - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 18:50:57 +0000
From feedproxy.google
You aren't mistaken, that sound you hear is your ears frying.


The Tesla Model X is now much cheaper... in China - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:08:54 +0000
From feedproxy.google
It's still way more than what us Yanks pay, but lower tariffs will help its case overseas.


How to make satellite radio sound good. Well, less bad. video - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 17:00:22 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Satellite radio has never been the best for sound, here's what you can do about it.


2019 Nissan Altima Edition One comes with its own concierge - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:51:51 +0000
From feedproxy.google
If you reserve one, you also get a free tech gift, which is neat.


Jeep recalls 50,000 Cherokees over engine fire risk - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:15:41 +0000
From feedproxy.google
The issue is limited to 2018 Cherokees equipped with a 2.4-liter engine.


Hyundai wants to let you pay for coffee with your car - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 15:00:18 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Hyundai is taking the idea of NFC payment solutions like Apple Pay and Android Pay and integrating it into its cars.


Ferrari SP38 is a stunning one-off built atop the 488 GTB - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 14:51:32 +0000
From feedproxy.google
Ferrari said it took inspiration from the F40 when putting this car together.


2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio will stir a driver's soul video - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 09:00:23 +0000
From feedproxy.google
A 505-horsepower engine, magnificent handling and stunning looks make for a wicked performance sedan.


2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio review - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 13:10:58 +0000
From feedproxy.google
A 505-horsepower drivetrain, tight handling and gorgeous looks put the sport sedan segment on notice.


Enter to win* a full tank of gas, on us! - Roadshow
Date: Wed, 23 May 2018 07:01:09 +0000
From feedproxy.google
10 lucky winners will win $100 gift cards to fill up their gas tanks. This promotion ends on May 30, 2018.