Science


Space capsule with 2 astronauts returns to Earth Space capsule with 2 astronauts returns to Earth
- June 03, 2017

According to NASA , the Russian recovery teams are helping the crew exit the Soyuz vehicle and adjust to gravity after their stay in space. A space capsule carrying two astronauts to Earth after half a year aboard the International Space Station has landed. (more...)
Encounter underway between security forces, militants in north Kashmir Encounter underway between security forces, militants in north Kashmir
- June 02, 2017

Once the location of the two terrorists was known, the security forces comprising the 22 Rashtriya Rifles, 92, 177 and 179 battalion of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the police cordoned the area at around 3.30 am. Director General of Police S P Vaid said the slain militants were locals who belonged to Hizbul Mujahideen and were behind an attack on a police party. (more...)
AMD Vega to be released in August!
- June 02, 2017

Advanced Micro Devices said that all of the top global PC makers are making PCs based on AMD's Ryzen desktop processors. Also known as Ryzen Threadripper when it comes to desktops - what a bloody good name - it'll be launched in the near future with 16 cores on a single chip. (more...)
Schmipf, Padres break out the bats, beat Nationals 5-3 Schmipf, Padres break out the bats, beat Nationals 5-3
- May 29, 2017

Turner singled to left field. DeGrom also had two of New York's 12 hits. Archer (4-3) gave up two runs and five hits in 72/3 innings. While Scherzer has a 20-K start on his resume, Strasburg's previous career-high was 14 strikeouts, a total he reached twice before, in his Major League Baseball debut back in June of 2010 and on September 15, 2015. (more...)
Google launches the Jamboard app for its new smart whiteboard Google launches the Jamboard app for its new smart whiteboard
- May 27, 2017

Alina Dimofte, skills and education policy manager at Google , commented: "The Digital Garage app is designed for those who want to pick up digital skills but lead busy lives". You can use the app to detect Jamboards around you, throw content at them and include sticky notes. The company has introduced a varied range of cash payouts for all kinds of users in several regions. (more...)
Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts Mulvaney defends Trump budget's social safety net cuts
- May 27, 2017

John McCain, R-Arizona, called the budget " dead on arrival ", and Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Kentucky, predicted that foreign aid cuts in the budget "will not stand" and called other cuts " draconian , careless and counterproductive". The plan, Trump's first as president, combines 4.1 trillion United States dollars (£3.2 trillion) for the upcoming 2018 fiscal year with a promise to bring the budget back into balance in 10 years, relying on aggressive spending cuts, a surge in economic growth - ... (more...)
Pope Francis Extends An Olive Branch To Donald Trump - Literally Pope Francis Extends An Olive Branch To Donald Trump - Literally
- May 26, 2017

Trump said . "They're using the pope as a pawn, and they should be ashamed of themselves - that's the Mexican government - they should be ashamed of themselves for doing so, especially when so many lives are involved and when illegal immigration is so rampant and so risky and so bad for the United States". (more...)
'We can use peace': Trump and Pope Francis meet
- May 25, 2017

McMaster. Trump presented the pontiff with a custom-bound, first-edition set of Martin Luther King Jr.'s works, an engraved stone from the King memorial in Washington and a bronze sculpture of a flowering lotus titled " Rising Above ". Pope Francis also gave Trump this year's "message of peace" with a personalized inscription he had written. The Mexican government and its leadership has made many disparaging remarks about me to the Pope, because they want to continue to rip off the ... (more...)
IT summons Lalu's daughter and husband in benami land case IT summons Lalu's daughter and husband in benami land case
- May 25, 2017

Prasad's kin. Misa Bharti and husband Shailesh Kumar will have to appear before IT department on 6th of June. "The Income Tax department had conducted searches on their premises last week". Benami properties are those in which the real beneficiary is not the one in whose name the property has been purchased. The RJD chief, however, had sought to put up a courageous face after the raids, saying he was "not scared at all" and will continue to fight against "fascist forces". (more...)
Trump hired independent attorney Marc Kasowitz to represent him in Russian Federation probe Trump hired independent attorney Marc Kasowitz to represent him in Russian Federation probe
- May 25, 2017

Kasowitz is a New York-based lawyer who has represented Trump in legal issues since the early 2000s. They also have asked Deutsche Bank AG to turn over internal records to show whether the bank's loans to Trump, made years before the NY developer ran for president, "were guaranteed by the Russian government, or were in any way connected to Russia". (more...)
Fresh violence erupts after Mayawati rally, one dead Fresh violence erupts after Mayawati rally, one dead
- May 25, 2017

The deceased has been identified as 32-year-old dalit youth Arvind from Chandrapur village under Badgaon police. " Saharanpur is declared an atrocity-prone district which means that the administration ought to be on alert to make sure that atrocities (on Dalits ) do not happen". (more...)
Humans split from apes in Europe, not Africa Humans split from apes in Europe, not Africa
- May 24, 2017

The fossil was reportedly unearthed as the occupying German forces were building a wartime bunker - although Spassov says the exact details of the story are unclear. This proved that Graecopithecus is of human lineage which is known as Hominins. When considered without prejudice, the existence of the Graecopithecus appears to evidence that hominins lived in the Balkans, and joined to the Ouranopithecus , it seems that there are far more ancient hominin specimens yet to be found in ... (more...)
OnePlus To Copy Apple iPhone 7; May Ditch Headphone Jack OnePlus To Copy Apple iPhone 7; May Ditch Headphone Jack
- May 23, 2017

OnePlus 5 will be launched in summer or by end of June 2017. Uptill now OnePlus has remained tight lipped about its upcoming flagship smartphone. The company in a tweet said,"What 5hould the color of your next phone be?" Carl Pei was asked to tweet about the 3.5mm headphone jack, and by releasing the "Why did the headphone jack cross the road?" message on Twitter , he more or less confirmed that the headphone jack will be included on the device. (more...)
Moto G5S with metal unibody design leaked in new images Moto G5S with metal unibody design leaked in new images
- May 23, 2017

While Moto Z will remain the premium series for the company, Moto C will be its new budget-friendly line-up. There is a rumor that Moto G5S will come in another variant which goes by the moniker Moto G5S plus. There's a fingerprint sensor below the display and a Moto logo above the display. The volume rocker and the Power button are also placed on the right side as seen in the Moto G5 series . (more...)
Iraq says achieved OPEC oil cut share, ready to meet new demand
- May 23, 2017

Oil prices continued to shoot higher to cap off a great week for the bulls. Opec initially agreed to trim its production by 1.2 million bpd and was later joined by 11 non-members, led by Russian Federation, to cull about 600,000 bpd from the oil market . (more...)
No spoilers! 'Twin Peaks' premiere urges guests to keep secret No spoilers! 'Twin Peaks' premiere urges guests to keep secret
- May 23, 2017

Viewers wouldn't see a show like this The X-Files came out two years later. Although it aired on ABC before the cable channels took over, it expanded the boundaries of television. Did you watch all four hours of Twin Peaks: The Return that became available yesterday? One downside is that all those quirky characters and situations make it hard for viewers to connect with the characters. (more...)
"Alien Megastructure" Star Resumes Its Bizarre Behavior After 2-Year Hiatus
- May 23, 2017

The scientists observed that its brightness returned to its normal levels. Astronomers do not believe it is being caused by a planet passing in front the star as this would not cause such a significant change in brightness, and it would be more predictable. (more...)
Astronauts Aboard International Space Station To Conduct Emergency Spacewalk After Computer Failure Astronauts Aboard International Space Station To Conduct Emergency Spacewalk After Computer Failure
- May 23, 2017

The spacewalk is expected to last for 2.5 hours. Whitson spent the Sunday assembling and testing a new MDM, which will be installed during a two-hour spacewalk Tuesday. She reported the spare MDM is ready to be brought outside to replace the failed unit. Despite its relatively short duration, the spacewalk will move Whitson even higher on the list of most experienced spacewalkers. (more...)
Amazon Channels Launched In The UK Amazon Channels Launched In The UK
- May 23, 2017

Amazon will also launch 25 channels on its German service this week. Competitors like Netflix and Now TV include all their content in a single subscription, whereas Amazon has lots of content that's available for an additional charge over the base Prime Video subscription. (more...)
Android Go has a redesigned Recents view for more efficiency
- May 22, 2017

We've been telling you a lot about connected cars. However, it did not. In many ways, these issues with Android apps on Chromebook parallel the problems Windows 10 has today with legacy desktop applications on high DPI screens: Those apps were written at a time when you could assume screen sizes and resolutions, and they used hard-coded graphics and text that don't scale well on modern hardware. (more...)
Koscielny would be disappointed without Champions League football Koscielny would be disappointed without Champions League football
- May 21, 2017

Nearly every team in the league has nothing to play for now and Everton are no different. If Arsenal draw and Liverpool lose with a combination of goals that sees them level on points and GD, the next tiebreaker is goals scored. No one expected us to overtake Spurs on the final day last season so anything is possible, but I wouldn't put my mortgage on it. West Ham, 12th with 42 points, travel to Burnley who are one of four teams that could leapfrog them on the final day. (more...)
Global Doomsday Seed Vault Almost Flooded as Arctic Melts Global Doomsday Seed Vault Almost Flooded as Arctic Melts
- May 21, 2017

The soaring temperatures led to heavy rains and flooding in a section of the entrance. The seeds come from nearly every country in the world and are a vast sampling of unique varieties of major African and Asian food staples such as maize, rice, wheat, cowpea, and sorghum to European and South American varieties of lettuce, eggplant, squash, and potatoes. (more...)
Destiny 2 is coming to PC exclusively via Blizzard's Battle.net
- May 21, 2017

From watching the footage, the gameplay seems very similar to Destiny, which isn't a bad thing. Destiny 2 will be released worldwide on September 8, 2017. The first Destiny had no in-game matchmaking for these events, forcing players to rely on 3rd party apps and sites to pull together a full team. Speaking to PC Gamer , Destiny 2 Director Luke Smith said, "We're not committed to a PC date yet, but at Bungie we're totally committed to making a PC build as great as we can". (more...)
Pakistan moves ICJ to rehear Kulbhushan Jadhav case Pakistan moves ICJ to rehear Kulbhushan Jadhav case
- May 20, 2017

Abraham added that under the Vienna Convention, India should have received consular access to seek justice for the former Indian Naval officer. Officials of both the countries were present when the judge asked the registrar to communicate the order to both the parties. (more...)
Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers Frenchmen claim cure for WannaCry-infected computers
- May 20, 2017

The researchers have posted the tool on their blog for free download ad have cautioned that it only works if the infected system has not been rebooted since the attack and the files have not been locked permanently by the ransomware. Matt Suiche of Comae Technologies has offered a few examples of how to manually decrypt your WannaCry-affected files using WanaKiwi . As of Wednesday, half of all internet addresses corrupted globally by WannaCry were located in China and Russian ... (more...)