Cigar-Shaped Interstellar Object May Have Been Alien Probe, Harvard Paper Claims

In operation, the pair theorizes that the velocity of the object and its unusual trajectory can be a result of the fact that it is no longer working. Space mysterious cigar-shaped object seen in our Solar system a year ago, could be an alien space... More..

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Russian official says Soyuz rocket failure caused by an errant sensor
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Russian official says Soyuz rocket failure caused by an errant sensor

The Soyuz-FG rocket carrying NASA astronaut Nick Hague and Roscosmos cosmonaut Alexei Ovchinin failed shortly into the October 11 flight, sending their capsule into a sharp fall back to Earth. "We hav...More..

Russian Federation may bring forward manned launch after rocket failure
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Russian Federation may bring forward manned launch after rocket failure

International Space Station ( ISS ) crew members astronaut Nick Hague of the USA and cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin of Russian Federation board the Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft for the launch at the Baikonur Cosmodr...More..

U.S., Russian astronauts make emergency landing after booster rocket fails
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

U.S., Russian astronauts make emergency landing after booster rocket fails

NASA astronaut Nick Hague and Russian cosmonaut Aleksey Avchinin were inside the Soyuz MS-10 capsule when the rocket carrying it had what NASA described as a booster separation problem. The launch esca...More..

Hurricane Michael gains strength, continues path toward NC
by | Thursday, October 11, 2018

Hurricane Michael gains strength, continues path toward NC

Mass evacuations have been ordered as a "monstrous" Hurricane Michael strengthened into a Category 2 storm with top wind speeds of 100 miles per hour as it continued to intensify on its path toward the Florida ...More..

In the Solar system have discovered a new dwarf planet
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

In the Solar system have discovered a new dwarf planet

Because in 99% of positions on its orbit the planet is too faint to be seen. 2015 TG387, which is now being described by researchers as an "extreme dwarf planet " that lies roughly two and a half times furth...More..

Dogs rescued from locked kennel surrounded by rising Florence floodwater
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Dogs rescued from locked kennel surrounded by rising Florence floodwater

Rising river levels threaten more closures, state officials said. And with that increased flooding - many rivers are not expected to crest until Monday or later - the death count will rise. It has dumped up to ...More..

Over 722,000 without power as Florence batters Carolinas
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Over 722,000 without power as Florence batters Carolinas

Hurricane Florence is dumping rain on North Carolina and pushing a storm surge taller than most humans onto communities near the coast. The National Hurricane Center says Florence is producing tropi...More..

Florence Makes Landfall as Category 1 Hurricane in North Carolina
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Florence Makes Landfall as Category 1 Hurricane in North Carolina

That's about half the amount Hurricane Harvey - the largest rainfall event in US history - dropped on the greater Houston area past year. Parts of the Carolinas could see 50 cm to 76 cm, with isolated areas g...More..

11 a.m. update: Florence strengthens into hurricane
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

11 a.m. update: Florence strengthens into hurricane

The storm is traveling over warm water, and is expected to increase its speed and become a hurricane Saturday night. It is forecast to approach the southeastern USA coast on Thursday. - Florence strengthen...More..

Tropical Storm Gordon could strengthen into a weak hurricane
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Tropical Storm Gordon could strengthen into a weak hurricane

The system could dump 2 to 4 inches of rain over parts of the Bahamas, the Florida Keys and South Florida through early Tuesday , with some areas of Florida getting up to 8 inches, according to officials at th...More..

California sends net neutrality bill to governor's desk
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

California sends net neutrality bill to governor's desk

It will now head to Governor Brown, who has until September 30 to veto the legislation or sign it into law. Scott Wiener of San Francisco, would prohibit internet providers from blocking or slowing data based...More..

Hurricane Lane grows to category 5 as it heads toward Hawaii
by | Thursday, August 23, 2018

Hurricane Lane grows to category 5 as it heads toward Hawaii

UPDATE: #Lane is officially a unsafe category 5 storm with maximum sustained winds of 160mph. The hurricane was about 490 kilometers south of Kailua-Kona and moving northwest toward other islands. It de...More..

Endangered orca that sparked global rescue plan gets first treatment
by | Monday, August 13, 2018

Endangered orca that sparked global rescue plan gets first treatment

Sheila Thornton, lead killer whale scientist with Fisheries Oceans Canada , said the whale looks more like a 2-year-old though it has always been small for her age. "I do stress this is a very thin whale", H...More..

Nasa space probe will aim to ‘touch’ sun
by | Sunday, August 12, 2018

Nasa space probe will aim to ‘touch’ sun

The 8-foot (2.4-meter) shield will face the sun during the close solar encounters, shading the science instruments in the back and keeping them humming at a cool 80 degrees Fahrenheit (27 degrees Celsius). The ...More..

NASA launches historic probe to 'touch Sun'
by | Sunday, August 12, 2018

NASA launches historic probe to 'touch Sun'

But then, the launch of NASA's Mariner 2 spacecraft in 1962 - becoming the first robotic spacecraft to make a successful planetary encounter - proved them wrong. The car-sized probe will utilise Venus to try an...More..

Weak sub-tropical storm heads north
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Weak sub-tropical storm heads north

In the early morning advisory, the hurricane center noted that Debby lost its subtropical characteristics and became a tropical storm. On the other side of the Pacific, Typhoon Shanshan is approaching Japan...More..

NASA announces crew for the first American spacecraft launches since 2011
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

NASA announces crew for the first American spacecraft launches since 2011

He said the announcement advances "our great American vision" and strengthens America's leadership in space. He was selected as an astronaut in 2000 and piloted space shuttle Endeavour for the STS-126 mission ...More..

Commercial Spaceships Are Like 'Driving an iPhone,' New Astronaut Says
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Commercial Spaceships Are Like 'Driving an iPhone,' New Astronaut Says

NASA astronauts Eric Boe and Nicole Aunapu Mann are slated for the test flight of Boeing's Starliner , accompanied by former NASA astronaut Chris Ferguson , who now works as a commercial astronaut for ...More..

A large body of water is under the Martian surface, scientists say
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

A large body of water is under the Martian surface, scientists say

Their results suggest that a 20km-wide reservoir lies below ice about 1.5km thick in an area close to the planet's south pole. Those pulses reflected 29 sets of radar samples that created a map of drastic cha...More..

Railroad unloading oil from cars after Iowa derailment
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Railroad unloading oil from cars after Iowa derailment

The public's interest in the train derailment is making it extremely hard for clean up and construction crews to get in and out of the area. The river rose rapidly after 13 to 18 cm of rain fell in the days pri...More..

Post-oil-spill policy revoked by Trump
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Post-oil-spill policy revoked by Trump

President Trump called it overly bureaucratic. President Barack Obama's oceans policy was largely a response to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico industrial spill that unleashed hundreds of millions of gallons of oil...More..

Tropical storm warning posted for Sarasota, Manatee
by | Thursday, May 31, 2018

Tropical storm warning posted for Sarasota, Manatee

Several states, including Florida, Alabama , and MS went into pre-emptive states of emergency on Sunday , and a Tropical Storm Warning is in effect for the northern Gulf Coast from the Suwannee River to the...More..

No Man's Sky will FINALLY get multiplayer/content in July
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

No Man's Sky will FINALLY get multiplayer/content in July

This grouping feature is not shipping with the update as we had reported earlier. Now Hello Games seems to want to fulfill some of its original promises which will allow you to group up with friends, enco...More..

Microsoft may release a lower-cost Surface tablet this year
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Microsoft may release a lower-cost Surface tablet this year

At the time, it was priced starting at $499. It's possible that Microsoft may target the new Surface tablets toward the education market as an alternative to a recent move by Apple , which in March released ...More..

Jupiter's icy Moon Europa Shoots Water Plumes Into Space
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Jupiter's icy Moon Europa Shoots Water Plumes Into Space

According to a study released previous year, the Hubble Space Telescope showed a water plume erupting on the warmest part of the surface of Europa , whose ocean contains twice as much water as Earth's sea...More..

by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Another milestone set with Bangabandu-1 launching: PM

Another first for the launch was its Bangabandhu Satellite-1 payload, which is Bangladesh's first geosynchronous communications satellite. Greeting the country's people, she said, "Today, we launched Bangaban...More..

Vijay Mallya can be considered 'fugitive from justice': UK High Court
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Vijay Mallya can be considered 'fugitive from justice': UK High Court

The worldwide freezing order prevents him from removing any assets from England and Wales up to that value or to in any way dispose of, deal with or diminish the value of his assets in or outside of this jurisd...More..

Pokemon Go Fest And Safari Zone Events Return This Summer
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Pokemon Go Fest And Safari Zone Events Return This Summer

The event is set to last from July 14, 2018, to July 15, 2018. There isn't much other information on what to expect from this Pokemon Go Fest in particular other than its location and the fact that there will ...More..

Volvo teams up with Google for Google Assistant, Play Store and Maps
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Volvo teams up with Google for Google Assistant, Play Store and Maps

Android Things has been based on Android Oreo since its fifth developer preview, with its premier stable version unsurprisingly using the 8.1 version of Google's OS as its framework basis, offering access to...More..

by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Project Kinect for Azure is Microsoft's AI sensor gift to devs

Timeline debuted in the latest version of Windows 10, allowing users to access their previously used apps and browser windows across all compatible devices. Building on its efforts in AI, Microsoft launched ...More..

Intel (INTC) Stake Decreased by NorthCoast Asset Management LLC
by | Saturday, May 05, 2018

Intel (INTC) Stake Decreased by NorthCoast Asset Management LLC

The stock stands almost $3.78 off versus the 52-week high of $6.56 and $0.09 above the 52-week low of $2.69. Old Natl Bancorporation In invested in 150,196 shares or 0.36% of the stock. The Company's platforms ...More..

Prince Louis Almost Wasn't A Prince (And Charlotte Nearly Wasn't A Princess)
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Prince Louis Almost Wasn't A Prince (And Charlotte Nearly Wasn't A Princess)

Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well. Well some eagled-eyed royalists have gone back to Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding day back in 2011 and pointed out how Kate pronounces her h...More..

Dramatic Expansion of AT&T's 5G Evolution Lays Groundwork for Real 5G
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Dramatic Expansion of AT&T's 5G Evolution Lays Groundwork for Real 5G

It is an aggressive roll out for sure, though to be clear, 5G Evolution is not the same thing as true 5G. Leading US telecommunications provider AT&T has announced that it is now preparing more than 100 cit...More..

Hands On With Huawei's Porsche Design Mate RS
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Hands On With Huawei's Porsche Design Mate RS

Huawei is the world's third-largest smartphone brand, and it has managed to do so without setting foot in the US. In addition, the Huawei P20 Series features Artificial Intelligence Assisted Composition, pro...More..

Google Assistant on phones now lets you send and receive money
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Google Assistant on phones now lets you send and receive money

Hitherto, Google Pay support will be limited to the United States only; we can hope that it will be available in other regions at some point in the future. Funds are transferred immediately, even if the rec...More..

Trump lawyer calls for end to Mueller investigation
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Trump lawyer calls for end to Mueller investigation

McCabe, who had announced his intention to resign in January, was sacked from the agency in the midst of a review into the FBI's handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email ser...More..

WWDC 2018 Returns to San Jose on June 4th through 8th
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

WWDC 2018 Returns to San Jose on June 4th through 8th

Registration for this event begin March 22, 2018, at 10am PT and tickets will be offered by random selection. WWDC 2018 will be held at the McEnery Convention Center, the same location as a year ago. on M...More..

Dolphins releasing Lawrence Timmons per league source
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Dolphins releasing Lawrence Timmons per league source

Releasing Timmons and Suh later this week could save the Dolphins almost $24 million in cap space. His release appears to realistic with all of the reports that came out Monday morning, and the veteran DT sh...More..

Tax cut brings $29bn to Buffett's company
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Tax cut brings $29bn to Buffett's company

Berkshire's cash and cash equivalents rose to $116 billion at the end of the year. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway , along with Amazon.com and JPMorgan Chase, said in late January that they planned to sta...More..