Science


Robert F. Kennedy Jr. joins pipeline protest
- November 16, 2016

Protesters gathered across the country Tuesday, from California to Vermont. "This is something we need to bring awareness to", Geri Freedman of Cooper City said . That site in North Dakota has been the focal point of protests against the project. While the federal government has said "slow down", protesters beg them to stop altogether. (more...)
Look out: Tonight you'll see the largest moon in 69 years
- November 16, 2016

It'll reach its zenith in Asia and the South Pacific Monday night. "This supermoon is a quite regular and routine event which occurs several times a year". You'll be able to see the supermoon from just about anywhere. The supermoon also meant stronger high tide, something that gets surfers giddy with excitement, not only at the prospect of riding bigger waves at night. (more...)
Supermoon visible in Canada to be brightest in almost 69 years
- November 16, 2016

The supermoon also affects ocean tides, producing greater variations between high and low tide. If you've been living under a rock (or maybe have a big work week), you may have missed that Monday night's supermoon was set to be especially "super", as the closest full moon to Earth since 1948. (more...)
Jaguar I-Pace: Why So Slow, Tesla?
- November 16, 2016

With its dual electric motors delivering 394 horsepower and 516 foot-pounds of torque, the company claims the auto will get from zero to 60mph in about four seconds. So this one might hit the Germans a bit hard with the timeline as a lot of them had planned on electric cars by 2020. It's all well and good having a fast, planet-saving vehicle to drive, but you'll want a nice place to sit whilst driving. (more...)
COP22: CMAI conference for Paris Agreement signers begins
- November 16, 2016

He said the USA, as the world's second-largest emitter of greenhouse gases, must live up to the commitments it made. The new US President-elect Donald Trump planning on quitting from the Paris Climate agreement, and it seems that he's keen on finding the quickest way to do it. (more...)
White House Will Shake Up Trump: Obama
- November 16, 2016

Washington accounts for almost 70 percent of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defence spending and has long urged its European allies to do more , stepping up the pressure after Russia's intervention in Ukraine. It's important to recognize though that those trends have always been there and it's the job, I think, of leaders to try to address people's real legitimate concerns and channel them in the most constructive ways possible". (more...)
Alaska Airlines says DC-bound flight used fuel partially made from trees Alaska Airlines says DC-bound flight used fuel partially made from trees
- November 16, 2016

Launched in 2011, NARA has advanced research into biofuels and biochemicals, fostered the Northwest regional biofuel industry and helped educate tomorrow's workforce on renewable energy. Alaska Airlines used a 20 percent blend of the renewable jet fuel, testing it several times to make sure it met all standards, airline spokeswoman Bobbie Egan said. (more...)
Pakistan to deport FETO-linked teachers Pakistan to deport FETO-linked teachers
- November 16, 2016

Web Desk: The federal government of Pakistan has ordered the faculty of Pak-Turk Schools to leave the country in next three days. According to Foreign Ministry, The Turkish president is visiting Pakistan at the invitation of his Pakistani counterpart Mamnoon Hussain . (more...)
Look up in the sky - it's the Supermoon
- November 16, 2016

That means the moon appeared as much as 14 per cent bigger than the smallest moon and 30 per cent brighter than the average full moon. Dr Daniel Brown teaches astronomy at Nottingham Trent University and is responsible for their observatory, he said: "The supermoon is two things, for one its a full moon and for the other it's a special full moon because it's when the moon is closest to earth". (more...)
Top 5 PS4 Pro Enhanced Games
- November 16, 2016

Sony's new PS4 Pro launched towards the end of last week and according to a new report it has already had a pretty big impact on PS4 console sales. According to reports, the remastered version can;t even run at a steady 60fps on the PS4 Pro. (more...)
Apple Begins Work on Smart Glasses Apple Begins Work on Smart Glasses
- November 16, 2016

Apple , the world's biggest innovation technology company, has ordered a small number of near-eye shows for testing however has not hot enough for production on a bigger scale, the report included. The people familiar with the matter are requested that they remain unidentified divulging about Apple's secret project. And now Apple may be planning a similar device. (more...)
Apple may be preparing its own Google Glass competitor Apple may be preparing its own Google Glass competitor
- November 16, 2016

Apple is now planning to bring out a wearable device that is similar to the Google Glass. The sources, according to Bloomberg , wish not to be identified about the new project, but also explained how Apple has ordered a small quantity of near-eye displays from their suppliers so that they can enter the testing phase. (more...)
HP Inc. Releases First Mini Workstation (HPQ) HP Inc. Releases First Mini Workstation (HPQ)
- November 16, 2016

HP says the new offering, called the HP Z2 Mini Workstation, will deliver breakthrough power and versatility, but is only 90% the size of a traditional business-class tower model. The Z2 Mini isn't small just for the sake of boasting a compact design. As for the specs, we're looking at up to 32GB of DDR4 RAM, and an HP Z Turbo Drive which slots into the M.2 port and offers up to 1.5TB of storage with over 1GB/sec of read speeds. (more...)
24 to No. 16 in the latest CFP rankings
- November 16, 2016

Louisville 4. MI 5. However, Ohio State rebounded to win their last 3 games against Northwestern, Nebraska , and Maryland. Perhaps the surprise comes from those who are ranked No. They will be heavy favorites in both games. But, they still have quite a bit of quality wins under their belt. Penn State would have a two-line case: Won the Big Ten. (more...)
Honda Civic Si Coupe Prototype Honda Civic Si Coupe Prototype
- November 16, 2016

That engine will be hooked up to a six-speed manual transmission with a short-throw shifter. On the visual front, there's a full Honda Factory Performance (HFP) bodykit, including front and rear splitters, a rear spoiler, along with a hexagonal-shaped exhaust tip. (more...)
Israel Bill Aimed at Legalizing Settlements 'Troubling'
- November 16, 2016

The bill is expected to apply to between 2,000 and 3,000 homes in the West Bank . "Our policy on settlements is clear". Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely, from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's right-wing Likud party, also called for the embassy to be moved, as did Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat. (more...)
Microsoft reveals giant Black Friday sales
- November 16, 2016

This includes Xbox One and Playstation 4 bundles. Here we are once again in one of the most highly anticipated yearly events for shoppers and tech lovers, Black Friday . Xbox Gold members will get an extra 10% off in the sale, with the sale itself offering $10 off Gold membership at certain retailers. The sales will continue through November 28th, and over 250 different games are expected to be marked down, including current best-sellers like Gears of War 4 and Forza Horizon 3. (more...)
Sen. Barbara Boxer seeking to abolish Electoral College after Trump victory
- November 16, 2016

The Democratic senator noted that Hillary Clinton is now ahead in total votes cast from the November 8 election. This isn't the first time that Trump's tweeted about the Electoral College . In fact, at least 29 states , along with the District of Columbia, legally require electors to vote for the candidate who won their state's vote. They ultimately decided on the Electoral College format, as a compromise to consider the desires of the states and individual voters. (more...)
Hollande: US must respect 'irreversible' climate deal
- November 16, 2016

Still Coughing up for Coal: Big Banks after the Paris Agreement was published Tuesday, one year after the Paris climate summit found "alarming" policy gaps and lack of climate ambition at 22 major Australian, European and United States banks. (more...)
Nissan Sentra gets the Nismo treatment at LA Auto Show Nissan Sentra gets the Nismo treatment at LA Auto Show
- November 16, 2016

Nissan also dropped the ride height by 0.4 inch. Based off the recently launched 2017 Sentra SR Turbo, the Nismo-spec nameplate gets a new bodykit. The upgrades continue inside with Nismo-branded front seats with additional side bolsters and motorsport accents, including a suede-and-leather steering wheel, push-button start and a unique instrument cluster. (more...)

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