Next week’s solar eclipse will be streamed live online for the first time, from the vantage point of helium-filled balloons across the United States, providing the public with sky-high views as
A group of Cambodian girls who recently traveled to California to compete in a mobile app competition offered inspiration for other girls worldwide to consider careers in technology. Their pitch in Si
A new ruling in a bitter legal battle over the future of driverless car technology could hurt Uber when the case goes to trial.
The board is the fourth to unravel this week as private sector advisers blast Trump's comments about the violence in Charlottesville.
Dell: "Hatred, violence, racism and terrorism" displayed in Charlottesville, Va., and Barcelona "have no place in our global society."
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - U.S. self-driving car startup NuTonomy and southeast Asian ride services partner Grab hope to turn a test pilot in Singapore into a paid, commercial service as soon as the se
Many Americans will follow the solar eclipse on Monday because of a scientific prediction. But we seem to take some forecasts more seriously than others.
A new study explains why whiskey tastes better when it is diluted with water.
Sometimes the right equipment can give you just the edge you need. Here are 5 things we think will super charge your video game sessions.
Renting doesn't mean you can't renovate. You just have to choose wisely. Here are 12 different easy ways to 'renovate' the kitchen in your rental that won't get your evicted.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Friday formally launched an investigation into China's alleged theft of U.S. intellectual property, a widely expected move following a call from President D
Archaeologists have discovered an ancient trade network crisscrossing Vietnam's Mekong Delta region.
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A new preclinical study found that a brief period of extended wakefulness before surgery enhances pain and prolongs recovery time after surgery. Caffeine administration helped to reduce the harmful ef
Astrophysicists have discovered two detached, eclipsing double white dwarf binaries with orbital periods of 40 and 46 minutes, respectively. White dwarfs are the remnants of Sun-like stars, many of wh
Brazilian free-tailed bats are expert flyers, capable of migrating hundreds of miles and regularly traveling more than 30 miles a night. But they pull up short at a narrow ocean channel that cuts acro
All you need are some tennis balls, water balloons, and a couple key ingredients to add color.
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New research suggests parents who want their kids to pick up on a story's moral lessons should choose books featuring humans, not animals.
The sun's getting a lot of the spotlight these days. It's time to give the moon its due.
"Protecting free speech is not something we do because we agree with all of the speech that gets protected," it said.
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(Reuters) - Delphi Automotive Plc said on Friday it has partnered with laser-based sensor maker Innoviz Technologies to improve vehicle safety for self-driving cars, after making a minority investment
Names, addresses, dates of birth and other information about 1.8 million registered voters in Chicago was left exposed and publicly available online.
Uber’s co-founder and former chief executive, Travis Kalanick, has struck back at venture capital firm Benchmark: In seeking to dismiss a fraud lawsuit Benchmark filed against him, he called the
A study of kidney cancer incidence in California over 25 years is the first report to demonstrate that the rising rate of kidney cancer seen in the US over the past two decades may have ended.
TORONTO (Reuters) - BlackBerry Ltd shares have been plunging from their more than two-year high hit in June after lackluster earnings and competitive threats have raised doubts about prospects for a
Russian cosmonauts Fyodor Yurchikhin and Sergey Ryazanskiy released five mini satellites by hand, including one made almost entirely of 3D-printed materials.
More than 110 U.S. post offices offering special postmarks for Monday's solar eclipse
A team of researchers at Predictive Science Inc. have created a computer simulation of Monday's much-anticipated total solar eclipse.
A new proposal could put an end to 'distracted walking.' Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.
A Canadian man accused in a massive hack of Yahoo emails will forgo his extradition hearing and go face the charges in the United States
With over 500 million tweets sent every single day, new research is investigating innovative ways to use that data to help communities respond during unexpected catastrophes.
Researchers have identified the mechanism behind red blood cell specialization and revealed that it is controlled by an enzyme called UBE2O. This finding could spark the development of new treatments