Science


NASA reveals new exciting information about Mars NASA reveals new exciting information about Mars
- November 10, 2015

Solar winds have a fierce temperature - as high as 1 million degrees Celcius - which makes it impossible for the Sun to hold them back. On our planet, auroras form when charged particles from the solar winds enter Earth's magnetic field and travel to the poles where the particles collide with atoms of gas in the atmosphere. (more...)
Toyota Prius: US Price Point Revealed? Toyota Prius: US Price Point Revealed?
- November 10, 2015

The fourth-generation Toyota Prius arrived at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, and it now goes on sale in the United Kingdom costing from £23,295 for the Active model, rising to £27,450 for the top-spec Excel. The Business Edition Plus trim's (£25,995) most important standard features are the sat-nav system and somewhat sporty 17-inch alloy wheels. Toyota's Safety Sense package is also standard. (more...)
Brawl App Helps Users 'Find, Meet And Fight' Brawl App Helps Users 'Find, Meet And Fight'
- November 09, 2015

Meet "Rumblr", a Tinder-style app that allows its users to find their flawless sparring partner. Naturally, there's a lot of people who are very unhappy about this, because they think fighting it idiotic and are now wondering 'what has the world come to eh?' There's even an interactive map for users to find fights happening in their vicinity. (more...)
National Basketball Association player Gerald Green hospitalized after screaming in condo and being found National Basketball Association player Gerald Green hospitalized after screaming in condo and being found
- November 09, 2015

He showed no ill effects on Thursday and helped Miami close the first half in a flash. Impressively, the Timberwolves built a 9-4 lead early in the first quarter, but it was all downhill from there. "My relationship with him was terrific", Vogel said this morning. "I can't remember the last time I had someone who does what he does backing me up, " Wade said last week, one of several instances of the 11-time All-Star raving about his new teammate in recent weeks. (more...)
Sprint WiMax network users get a reprieve in court Sprint WiMax network users get a reprieve in court
- November 09, 2015

Sprint said it disagreed with the court's decision, but would "comply with the court's decision to delay WiMAX decommissioning where it could affect current Mobile Beacon and Mobile Citizen customers". "Today, the courts preserved a lifeline for the communities and families we serve", Mobile Beacon Managing Director Katherine Messier said in a prepared statement. (more...)
Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche facing new EPA emissions accusations over 3.0L Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche facing new EPA emissions accusations over 3.0L
- November 08, 2015

Volkswagen already faces a recall of 8,5 million cars in Europe for the smaller 2,0 diesel engine models, loosing almost 24 billion euros of its market value. In a turnaround, Volkswagen Group suspended sales of additional diesel-powered vehicles in North America as the scandal widens over the automaker's use of software designed to deceive emissions tests. (more...)
UC Merced Assailant Planned To Steal Police Guns UC Merced Assailant Planned To Steal Police Guns
- November 08, 2015

Classes the university's 6,700 students were scheduled to resume Friday. "We had an upset teenager that was upset over being kicked out of a study group " for being disruptive. "I was so happy", said Yelissa Perez, a UC Merced freshman. And there was nothing from Mohammad's childhood pointing to violence, investigators said. (more...)
No more 1MDB comments from Tony Pua, says PAC chairman No more 1MDB comments from Tony Pua, says PAC chairman
- November 06, 2015

Teck Meng stated as a witness, Arul Kanda has the rights to defend 1MDB without prejudice during the PAC hearing. "For me, what the speaker said, he was talking about an example from the Australian parliament where an MP was not allowed to debate a matter in the house because he was on a committee investigating the same matter, is clear", Hasan said. (more...)
Heathrow's pledges on air pollution in runway battle Heathrow's pledges on air pollution in runway battle
- November 06, 2015

He said night flights were "something that we are looking at and we will make a comment on in due course". "There are huge benefits to local communities for getting rid of the early morning scheduled arrivals between 4.30 and 6am", he told them. (more...)
Volkswagen design chief Walter Maria de Silva retires, supervised look of VW Volkswagen design chief Walter Maria de Silva retires, supervised look of VW
- November 06, 2015

De Silva will retain an advisory role at the Group after he leaves. Italian-born Mr. de Silva, 64, has been chief designer at Europe's biggest carmaker since 2007, with responsibility for all the group's brands. (more...)
Britain's oldest tree may be undergoing a sex change Britain's oldest tree may be undergoing a sex change
- November 06, 2015

But while the discovery is surprising, Coleman admits that sex changes are not unheard of in yews and other tree species. Did you believe that even old trees can become transgenders? Despite its old age, the tree appears to be healthy and lively enough to maintain an intersex lifestyle. (more...)
Windows 10 November update and 10.1 release schedule Windows 10 November update and 10.1 release schedule
- November 06, 2015

After quite a few teething problems its settled into an extremely stable state these days, and comes with subtle refinements which work as a pretty decent amalgam of the best of versions 7 and 8. (more...)
Astronomers find sunless world Astronomers find sunless world
- November 06, 2015

And since it's a rogue planet, PSO J318.5-22 is basically a ball of molten storm systems hurtling through space. Thick clouds made of droplets of molten iron have been discovered on a bizarre sunless planet 75 light years from Earth. They captured hundreds of infrared images of the 20-million year old object as it rotated over a 5-hour period. And while it may not be an ideal vacation world, for astronomers the discovery of even miserable weather on a distant planet is nonetheless a big deal. (more...)
Alternate And Parallel Universes Might've Been Proven Alternate And Parallel Universes Might've Been Proven
- November 06, 2015

He examined data during the period after the Big Bang, which is estimated to have occurred more than 13 billion years ago. "Unusual claims like evidence for alternate universes require a very high burden of proof", Chary noted in the study . (more...)
Physicists Measure Force for First Time that Holds Antimatter Together Physicists Measure Force for First Time that Holds Antimatter Together
- November 06, 2015

The important parameter to measure was the attraction force between antiprotons which is found at the center of atoms and is fundamental to understand the structure of more complex antinuclei and their properties. Zhengqiao Zhang, a graduate student in Professor Yu-Gang Ma's group from the Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences , said the experiment resulted in lot of protons and antiprotons. (more...)
Jetpack Wearing Daredevils Race an Airbus Over Dubai Jetpack Wearing Daredevils Race an Airbus Over Dubai
- November 06, 2015

Collaborated on by Jetman Dubai and Emirates Airbus, the footage details the extensive and in-depth preparation for a flight a few three months in the making. (more...)
Estimate Suggests That 7 Million Apple Watches Have Been Sold Estimate Suggests That 7 Million Apple Watches Have Been Sold
- November 06, 2015

The company remains mum on sales of the Apple Watch, but estimates about the wearable's success continue to suggest it is doing well.   Pebble's Time Steel smartwatch was second behind Apple with 200,000 sales, whilst Samsung sales of its Gear had fallen ahead of the released of its Gear 2 follow up during the same period, although numbers have not been provided. (more...)
Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK), Motorola Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK), Motorola
- November 06, 2015

Chesapeake Energy (CHK) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, Nov-4-2015. Chesapeake rose 2.2 percent to $7.61 on Tuesday in New York. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -60.69%."The company shares have dropped -65.01% from its 1 Year high price". Chesapeake said it had had achieved longer laterals, or drilling lengths, and completed more frack stages all while maintaining its average well costs at the previous level of $10.6 million. (more...)
Watch a £1 million LaFerrari crash on the street in Hungary Watch a £1 million LaFerrari crash on the street in Hungary
- November 05, 2015

Modern hypercars, while full of drivers aid and enough tech to get a space probe to Mars and back, are at the end of the day legal race cars for the road. Its passenger-side front wing was destroyed, revealing mangled suspension components. This particular La Ferrari was said to be registered in Slovakia. (more...)
Mercedes-Benz GLS Officially Unveiled as Flagship SUV Mercedes-Benz GLS Officially Unveiled as Flagship SUV
- November 05, 2015

It also gets a new design alloy wheels. The company has made changes to the exterior as well as the interior with a view to inject a healthy dose of style and sophistication.  Adventurous motorists who regularly trek far off the beaten path can order a low-range gearbox and a center differential lock at an extra cost. The "base" GLS450 4MATIC will be powered by a 3.0-liter V6 Biturbo engine with 362 HP and 369 lb-ft of torque. (more...)

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