Sci-tech

by | March 05, 2017 | 00:57

Staff at the Denver Zoo had no idea their 23-year-old giraffe named Kipele was pregnant until very recently - in addition to being zoo's oldest giraffe, she was also on birth control at the time of her impregnation. Baby giraffe Dobby is being monitored closely by both Denver and Cheyenne Mountain Zoo officials after tests showed a lack of infection-fighting proteins in the calf.

by | March 03, 2017 | 01:10

However we expect the Vault Series from GDC to release a full-length video of the presentation over the next few months, so keep your eyes peeled for more 2D Zelda in the future (thanks VG247 ). Breath of the Wild will launch on March 3 for the Nintendo Switch and Wii U, and cost $60. Here's the full world map for the action adventure game, as seen below.

by | March 01, 2017 | 00:36

Johnson, portrayed in the movie " Hidden Figures " by Taraji P Henson, worked for NASA as a research mathematician for more than 30 years, according to the United States space agency's website. The film " Hidden Figures ", based on the book by Margot Lee Shetterly , is the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson , Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson - brilliant African-American women who were essential to the success of early spaceflight.

by | March 01, 2017 | 00:34

A launch window for the Solar Probe Plus will occur between July 31 - August 19, 2018, according to NASA . And fuelling the space exploration programs is the new initiative by NASA to send robot to the sun. "The sun blows a stream of charged particles in all directions at a million miles an hour", Christian said. Next, NASA wants to know how the solar wind gets its speed.

by | February 24, 2017 | 00:43

Dion revealed that she looks to her three sons, René-Charles, Eddy and Nelson, for support, and they look to her for the same. Access Hollywood, predictably, is the outlet who got the scoop, asking the world-famous singer what she thought of what has to be one of the strangest depictions of her visage she's ever seen .

by | February 24, 2017 | 00:45

Park officials said the prudish activists reported the video as sexually explicit in a bid to get it removed. As of 4 p.m. Thursday, however, April the giraffe had yet to give birth. If this describes your video, even if it's a video of yourself, don't post it on YouTube. This Upstate New York town is about 20 miles northeast of Binghamton.

by | February 23, 2017 | 00:45

The image will include a swipe feature to look through all the photos in the post. You can now post up to 10 photos or videos at once on Instagram , the Facebook-owned app announced on Wednesday. Tap on up to ten photos or videos and Instagram will automatically turn the content into an album-like gallery post. You have the option of editing each photo individually, or adding the same filter to all your images at once.

by | February 23, 2017 | 00:39

Verizon has yet to comment on what kind of speeds the pilot cities will be experiencing. T-Mobile has also promised to activate 5G technologies this year. Of course, networks like Verizon's 5G and AT&T's 5G Evolution aren't quite "real 5G" at this stage, especially since no formal standard has yet to be announced.

by | February 22, 2017 | 00:49

The year 2016 saw average crude prices drop to a 13-year low as oil and gas producers in Mena continued to face the impact of global oversupply. There's a supply glut in oil caused by U.S shale oil and the return of some producers such as Iran and Libya to the oil market.

by | February 17, 2017 | 00:33

Of the 104 satellites , 101 are foreign satellites to serve worldwide customers as India seeks a bigger share of the $300 billion global space industry. Terming India a "key player", The New York Times said that the country is growing in the commercial market for space-based surveillance and communication.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:02

Brain scans of babies may be able to detect which children will be diagnosed with autism. At that point, the overall brain volume increases faster in children with autism than in controls. Still, with only 100 at-risk children, the study is too small to be considered definitive-nor should doctors rush to use MRIs to diagnose autism, Hazlett says.

by | February 16, 2017 | 00:57

You are logged out. Evidently, there's still a hardcore group of players out there who are still addicted and still wandering the streets to pick up Pokemon . They are also adding new items carousels to the screen too. You'll need to use more before catching anything else. It appears that Pokemon will have some extra behaviors we haven't seen before, but Niantic failed to specify what exactly.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:00

Planets beyond our solar system are tiny and dark when compared to their host stars, so some advanced techniques have to be used to pinpoint them. The compilation has nearly 61,000 individual measurements that have been made of over 1,600 stars.The team, which has now made the data public, is offering unprecedented access to one of the best exoplanet searches in the world.

by | February 13, 2017 | 00:52

Tablets can be added for an extra $20 per month per line. As one might suspect, this is a limited-time offering; the promotional rate only lasts a little over one year. Verizon says it will offer an "introductory" unlimited plan , also including voice calls and texting, that costs $80 monthly plus taxes and fees for single users.

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:00

At the moment, the number of options-height, head size, and muscle-is quite limited, though that's likely to change as development moves ahead. And for those curious, Square Enix does suggest that the multiplayer character created using the tool can be used in the single player campaign, but the developers are not willing to give a full answer just yet.

by | February 09, 2017 | 00:38

The S P100D's ludicrous speed comes at a cost - and I don't mean the $134,500 and up price tag. This is apparently the first time that a production vehicle has ever done 0 to 60 miles per hour in under 2.3 seconds while being tested by the magazine's experts, making for a new "record" of sorts.

by | February 04, 2017 | 00:47

The man fled after throwing the device. Garrett Gunkle, who was sitting with his wife at the bar, told KNBC-TV there was chaos as customers ran for the exits in the Los Angeles suburb. Police said it was not a pipe bomb, not a Molotov cocktail, had no projectiles, no shrapnel and nothing was ejected. Detectives are still working to track down a motive for the incident, but Gourdikian said that "on its face, it looks like a stupid prank".

by | February 03, 2017 | 00:44

That's right, customers will be able to watch live TV through Roku app by subscribing to Xfinity Stream, now only available in Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan and New Hampshire at present. Comcast also has Xfinity TV mobile apps for watching TV shows and movies on iOS and Android devices. However, it's not being clearly reported as the news of these fees spread, that customers who replace their cable box with the Roku won't actually incur any additional fees.

by | February 02, 2017 | 00:41

The lava cools, expands and the bursts as it interacts with the ocean water, the USGS said . The lava stream is roughly two metres wide and wide cracks in the sea cliff could mean the surrounding area is becoming unstable. The lava flow streaming below continued on at a somewhat steady rate across last week, occasionally appearing wider and with holes in the sheet. They were unable to access the western end as a result of numerous safety concerns, including poor air quality and the ...

by | January 30, 2017 | 00:54

Members of the Donald Trump team defended the president's immigration order Sunday, suggesting it could be expanded to more nations, but also sparked confusion on the fate of travelers holding green cards. area. Instead, those travelers will have to apply for a waiver to the executive order that instituted the ban, the sources said. And I would suspect as long as they're not very bad people that they will move through before another half a day today.

by | January 30, 2017 | 00:55

According to the latest announcement, these new members are Dario Amodei of OpenAI, Subbarao Kambhampati from the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence & ASU, Deirdre Mulligan of UC Berkeley, Carol Rose of the American Civil Liberties Union, Eric Sears from the MacArthur Foundation, and Jason Furman of the Peterson Institute of International Economics.

by | January 28, 2017 | 00:33

Meanwhile, the US National Park Service (NPS) has been banned from tweeting after it posted some content that the Trump administration took offence to. NPR reached out to the self-proclaimed "unofficial resistance team" for a comment, but did not hear back. "How sad is it that government employees have to create rogue Twitter accounts just to communicate FACTS to the American public?", it wrote in another tweet.

by | January 28, 2017 | 00:32

It also has cutting-edge innovations and capitalized on historical designs. Fortunately, the new generation of fearless heroes going off to the ISS in Boeing's CST-100 Starliner Capsule will be donning suits that are lighter, bluer , and both literally and figuratively cooler than the suits they replace.

by | January 27, 2017 | 00:46

Woods returned from 15 months out because of injury in December, when he finished third last but led the field in birdies in his foundation's 18-man invitational Hero World Challenge event. I've been away from it for a very long time.? As told by ESPN's Jason Sobel , Woods has used the putter off and on for almost 18 years - winning 13 of his 14 major championships with it - and it's back in his bag now for his latest comeback.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:44

The filing deadline to submit 2016 tax returns is Tuesday, April 18, 2017, rather than the traditional April 15 date. That's because the Patriots Day holiday is being observed on Friday, April 15th, the normal deadline. "Somebody can have your Social Security number and they could have been sitting on it for a while, and you would have no idea until they go and file a bogus tax return under your Social Security number".

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:44

Stunning images from the first in a new generation of weather satellites have been released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). They are implementing ways to maximize the new output from GOES-16. See complete high-resolution images, released Monday, here . That decision is due to be announced in May, and the satellite should be operational as either GOES East or GOES West by November.

by | January 24, 2017 | 00:40

On Saturday, Balotelli described the abuse he heard during the 1-1 draw at the 20,000-capacity Armand Cesari stadium in Corsica, complaining that the French league had not acted swiftly. "It's definitely two points lost because we really had the chance to win this game", Nice midfielder Vincent Koziello said. In a statement on their website, Nice gave their full support to Balotelli, adding that stones had been thrown at their team bus ahead of the game.

by | January 20, 2017 | 00:53

January 19, 2017The lawmaker's remark comes after confirmation hearings where Democrats have clashed with several of Trump's nominees. Trump's "terrific" nominees were unprepared, unknowledgeable&uncooperative in hearings this week-as President-Elect would say himself: sad.

by | January 19, 2017 | 00:55

Super Mario Run still hasn't been released on Android platforms, but Nintendo has said it's coming. Nintendo hasn't given any details on what to expect, except to say that there will be some discussion of Fire Emblem Warriors, the spin-off announced during the Switch launch reveal event late last week.

by | January 19, 2017 | 00:50

Six must navigate the darkness while attempting to survive the attentions of its monstrous residents in the hopes of finding an exit. Little Nightmare stars Six, a little girl trapped in a prison called The Maw where every room is a puzzle.

by | January 18, 2017 | 01:14

Patrushev said he believed the Obama administration had deliberately tried to discredit Russian Federation because it was unwilling to accept that Washington's position of global leadership was slipping. "First, officials leak fakes to the media, then media start spinning them and, finally, officials comment on them as facts". Germany and its leader, Chancellor Angela Merkel , one of America's most important allies, were a particular focus of Trump's thinly-veiled attacks.

by | January 18, 2017 | 01:16

Unfortunately, nine had to be humanely euthanized. They range in size from 15 to 20 feet in length and adults can weigh up to 1,500 pounds. They got their name because they resemble orcas, commonly called killer whales but they don't have the white patches orcas have.

by | January 17, 2017 | 00:50

He called on the current US Administration to respect the commitments made by previous US governments to the One China policy and the principles of the three joint communiques. The China Daily called Taiwan "a Pandora's box of lethal potential ", saying if Mr. Trump uses it as a negotiating chip, "a period of fierce, damaging interactions will be unavoidable, as Beijing will have no choice but to take off the gloves ".

by | January 17, 2017 | 00:41

The rocket and its payload had a water landing off southeast Japan's coast. Japan's space agency said on Tuesday it had successfully launched a solid fuel rocket named Epsilon-2, the latest in Tokyo's effort to stay competitive in an industry that has robust growth potential and strong security implications.

by | January 17, 2017 | 00:33

The company has been ensnared since 2013 in a scandal over airbags blamed for exploding with deadly force, sending metal shards into passenger compartments. Takata has also agreed to implement rigorous internal controls, retain a compliance monitor for a term of three years and cooperate fully with the department's ongoing investigation, including its investigation of individuals.