Thursday March 30-th, 2017

Tens of millions hunker down to ride Tens of millions hunker down to ride

Above-ground train service in the area would stop at 4 p.m. Airlines have canceled about 7,500 flights through Saturday . "Conditions will start to deteriorate" once the center of the storm hits New York City around 11 a.m, he said. "We've got n...

SpaceX breaks a leg and misses chance at a successful rocket landing

Musk tweeted further that he wants SpaceX to ideal ocean landings because they "are need(ed) for high velocity missions". The Falcon 9 took off from Vandenburg Air Force Base on Sunday with the Jason-3 on board. PST, or 1:42:18.386 p.m. EST - "th...

Sony has Plans for MWC as Well, Announces Press Event Sony has Plans for MWC as Well, Announces Press Event

There are other minor changes that you may not notice, but still, Android 5.1 should be better than Android 5.0. According to Sony, the Xperia C5 Ultra was also supposed to go directly to Marshmallow. The update file is big, so make sure you connec...

Watch a dramatic spacewalk live, featuring a historic first for the UK

Still, Kopra and Tim Peake from and the European Space Agency (ESA) completed the spacewalk where they replaced a failed voltage regulator that caused a loss of power to one of the International Space Station's (ISS) eight power channels last Novem...

NASA spacewalk suspended after possible leak in astronaut's helmet

Tim Peake, who on the mission became the first astronaut from Britain to walk in space, and US astronaut Tim Kopra had finished the primary goal of their outing when Kopra reported a water ball had formed in his helmet. "It s great to be wearing it",...

Years of Rising Temperatures on Earth in 30 Seconds

And it beat the previous 2014 record by roughly one quarter of a degree, the second-largest year-over-year margin. FILE - In this August 15, 2015 file photo, pedestrians walk past a digital thermometer reading 113 degrees Fahrenheit in the Canoga P...

Destiny's Next Big Event Doesn't Sound All That Exciting Destiny's Next Big Event Doesn't Sound All That Exciting

Bungie still plans on releasing some content before " Destiny 2 ", but we have no real details yet. Buried in a lengthy new column about Destiny's recent stagnancy, Kotaku reporter Jason Schreier claims "higher-ups at Bungie" have made a decisi...

Bills Hire Kathryn Smith, NFL's First Full-Time Female Coach

Roughly 24 hours after naming her his new special teams quality control head coach, Bills coach Rex Ryan shed some light onto Kathryn Smith's new job responsibilities. To Steve Tasker, a seven-time Pro Bowl special teams returner who played throu...

Four Huawei P9 versions reportedly coming this year Four Huawei P9 versions reportedly coming this year

Last year, Huawei released three P8 smartphones: the regular, 5.2-inch P8, the affordable 5.0-inch P8 lite, and the giant 6.8-inch P8max. Huawei is expected to launch four versions of its upcoming flagship smartphone P9, according to a report by ...

We're Expecting To See Four Huawei P9 Smartphones We're Expecting To See Four Huawei P9 Smartphones

The premium version of the P9 is said to have a slightly bigger screen than the regular P9, but it will not be as big as the P9max. The highlight feature of the fourth variant of Huawei P9 is said to be the dual-lens, dual (12MP) sensor camera setup....

Canada might get the Exynos variant of the Samsung Galaxy S7 Canada might get the Exynos variant of the Samsung Galaxy S7

We are only months away from a Samsung Galaxy S7 release and after this happens it will be time to take a look at what the South Korean magnate did right and wrong. A stylus is also seen. Now, both devices have been valued at $351.57 in this listing,...

Global Temperatures in 2015 Warmest Ever on Record

A report from New York Times revealed that hitting the highest all-time temperature has been expected by scientists in 2015, largely because of the onslaught of one of the biggest El NiƱo droughts in a hundred years. This is the largest margin by...

Suspected microcephaly cases in Brazil rise to 3893

There's no vaccine or cure for the virus. The CDC has confirmed that a baby born in Hawaii with an unusually small head contracted the Zika virus while in utero. The virus is not spread from person to person. All of those diagnosed with Zika ...

Humans, El Nino behind 'hottest year on record'

Peter Stott, head of climate monitoring and attribution at the Met Office said "2015 was a record-breaking year for our climate". Scientists attributed the temperature to both the El Nino weather pattern as well as the effect of planetary warming fro...

Bob Dole On Ted Cruz: 'Nobody Likes Him' In Congress Bob Dole On Ted Cruz: 'Nobody Likes Him' In Congress

Sarah Palin's oldest son and a former member of the military, Track Palin , was arrested and charged with assault, interfering with a domestic violence report and misconduct involving weapons in Wasilla, Alaska. "These cameras never show the cro...

Spacewalk Ends Successfully But Early After Water Detected in Helmet

Tim Peake and Tim Kopra's spacewalk has been officially terminated after a small "golfball" amount of water was discovered inside NASA astronaut Tim Kopra's suit. Later, he said the water bubble was 4 inches long and getting thicker. Mr Peake said ...

SpaceX Launches Satellite but Fails to Land Reusable Rocket

SpaceX is still trying to ideal rocket re-landing in hopes recycling rockets for future launches and thus slashing the cost of unmanned missions to space. SpaceX is one of several companies that contracted with the USA space agency NASA to ferry su...

Bernie Takes Massive Lead in New Hampshire: What Does It Mean?

Claire McCaskill told NBC News on Wednesday, escalating warnings from Hillary Clinton supporters that the senator from Vermont would be incapable of winning a general election and hurt the party in swing states . Fifty-five percent believe Clinton...

MetroPCS offers free 4G smartphone and 50% off to Sprint users MetroPCS offers free 4G smartphone and 50% off to Sprint users

MetroPCS' offer also appears to be a response to Sprint's move in November to cut rates in half for customers who switch from Verizon, AT&T or T-Mobile. Under the promotion, MetroPCS is promising that switcher can save anywhere from 22 percent to 5...

David Bowie died from liver cancer - friend

The trailblazer was 69 at the time of his death, and his passing came as a shock to fans who hadn't known of his health struggles. However, Belgian theatre director Ivo van Hove told a Dutch news outlet that it was liver cancer. "The Music of ...

Working Against the Clock, Astronauts Conduct Spacewalk

Peake will become the first Briton to walk in space when he ventures out of the International Space Station (ISS) to help fix a broken power unit. Major Peake will carry out the mission with NASA colleague Colonel Tim Kopra, who will be taking pa...

Bob Dole: Ted Cruz worse for GOP than Donald Trump

But a Trump victory there could trigger a tsunami of primary victories that will secure him the Republican nomination. Trump coupled that with his criticism of Cruz and in particular Cruz's personal loan that he used to help fund his 2012 Senate ca...

Official wishes air monitoring were better after gas leak Official wishes air monitoring were better after gas leak

On Saturday, regulators in California made a decision to hold off on a plan to capture and burn the natural gas that is leaking from a broken storage well just north of Los Angeles, citing the risk of a "catastrophic explosion", according to the Los...

Scientists: Solid evidence for another planet in solar system Scientists: Solid evidence for another planet in solar system

Brown poked fun of his reputation as the "Pluto Killer" even as the new discovery was announced . Brown and Batygin say the planet they propose would be too small and dim to show up in those surveys. Brown likens it to seeing multiple hands on a...

US CDC issues guidelines for pregnant women during Zika outbreak

However, many people show no symptoms . JAMAICAN WOMEN are being encouraged to delay becoming pregnant for the next six to 12 months as the zika virus (ZIKV) comes closer to the island. These guidelines include recommendations for pregnant women...

Tim Peake's spacewalk: as it happens

The two astronauts were supposed to spend the remainder of the planned six-and-a-half hour walk routing cables, which would have supported the docking of future NASA commercial crew vehicles. Two astronauts go on ISS spacewalk British spaceman Timo...

Water In NASA Astronaut's Helmet Cuts Short Spacewalk

In 2013, Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano experienced a severe water leak that caused one of the scariest close calls in the spacewalk history. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration ( Nasa) said the termination was a precaution.

Britain's first official astronaut takes toothbrush in case of emergency Britain's first official astronaut takes toothbrush in case of emergency

Ground control told the astronauts to immediately return to the airlock, but later said it had just been a precautionary measure, and that the astronauts had not been in danger. After the duo were safely inside with the outer airlock hatch closed, Ti...

Spacewalk Outside International Space Station Ends Early Spacewalk Outside International Space Station Ends Early

Working in darkness when the solar arrays were not charging, Kopra and Peake removed the failed unit and replaced it with a spare. The space agency also voiced concerns that the connections may be dirty, so Major Peake has fashioned an instrument o...

Xbox One Update Includes Gamerscore Leaderboard and Friend Recommendations Xbox One Update Includes Gamerscore Leaderboard and Friend Recommendations

You can also compare who has the biggest Gamerscore gain over a rolling period that includes the last 30 days. On Sunday, Ybarra was asked on Twitter by a fan to share details about the next Xbox One System. The Activity Feed will now inform yo...

David Bowie 'curated his death' through music, says photographer Annie Leibovitz

Over the last few years - with him living in NY and me in London - our connection was by email. Blackstar , a jazzy, experimental LP also influenced by hip hop artists like Kendrick Lamar, came out just three days ago on January 8. Singer Tina T...

Hawking: Threats to human survival likely from new science Hawking: Threats to human survival likely from new science

Hawking also points out that establishing a colony in other worlds will not come within the next hundred years, so he issues a warning, according to BBC , saying, "we have to be very careful in this period ". He's also spoken out about the potent...

Cher donates thousands of water bottles to Flint, Michigan Cher donates thousands of water bottles to Flint, Michigan

Clinton's campaign hosted a call with reporters Tuesday featuring Flint Mayor Karen Weaver following Clinton's passionate comments on the issue at the Democratic debate this weekend. The governor had been looking for more than $50 million for that go...

'No fuss' private cremation for David Bowie 'No fuss' private cremation for David Bowie

Bowie's final album Blackstar was released on January 8, his 69th birthday. Figures from global streaming service Spotify show there was a jump of 2,822pc in the hours following the announcement that he had died from cancer. While David Bowie's ...

Obama Declares Flint Water Crisis a State of Emergency Obama Declares Flint Water Crisis a State of Emergency

But the EPA spent months quietly warning state regulators of the lack of corrosion controls for Flint's water supplies. Update, 11:30 p.m. Sunday: Gov. As they are countless towns and cities around the state that may have water infrastructure cha...

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