At last! After spending 9.5 years traveling 3 billion miles to reach Pluto, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has snapped an image of the dwarf planet that bears tantalizing hints of geologic features that
Half of Syria is on the run. In what is now being called the largest exodus from a single conflict in a generation, more than 11 million Syrians are either displaced from their homes inside the country,
Lawyer Mark Taylor, who represented three of the protesters, said on Monday that the settlements for each of the six individuals ranged from $52,500 to $60,000. "We think it's good compensation for the
The Securities and Exchange Commission doesn't usually investigate cyberattacks, but it's making an exception this time to hunt for a group of hackers known as FIN4. The group reportedly breaks into companies'
Women and children are among the victims of Saudi-led air strikes, Houthi rebels claim, after Geneva talks failed to reach ceasefire agreement Saudi-led airstrikes killed 15 people and wounded dozens Yemen
A landmark Church statement on the environment, due to be officially released on Thursday, places the leader of the world's 1.2 billion Catholics firmly in the camp of those who say climate change is man-made.
BitTorrent launched a new photo and video sharing app today called BitTorrent Shoot. You can download the new paid app now directly from Google Play, Apple’s App Store, and the Windows Phone Store. As
Binod Tiwari leaps out of an SUV onto the busy Araniko Highway and stops in front of a foot-wide crack in the pavement. As trucks and motorcycles whiz by, Tiwari, wearing a fluorescent yellow vest over
German entrepreneur Bernd Dietel had a radical idea about gun safety. After a 2002 shooting at the Gutenberg-Gymnasium in Erfurt that left 16 people dead, Dietel envisioned guns with coded digital locks,
The 2015 edition of South by Southwest conference and festivals kick off this Friday in Austin, TX. SXSW is part professional development, part creative outlet and a lot of party. Attendees this year look
And how Facebook helps. It takes a little bit of work to get off Facebook. To suspend your profile, you have to walk through some settings pages and submit a form explaining why you’re de-activating. if
The cannibalistic practice helped the Fore tribe develop genetic resistance to a mad cow-like disease. This is useful for scientists studying diseases like dementia Research involving a former brain-eating
Elon Musk is one step closer to making his ambitious $10 billion satellite internet business a reality
The rocket company has asked permission from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to begin to test beaming high-speed internet from space using satellites, according to a report from the Washington
There’s a folder on the homescreen of my iPhone affectionately labeled "Apple Crap." Inside, a colony of flattened, painstakingly designed app icons gather dust. With the exception of the Health and Podcast
Getting fewer than eight hours sleep a night while of working age increases risk of depression in retirement, study finds Work-hard, play-hard adults who do not get enough sleep in their prime could end