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Space Exploration

Mars Missions In Focus: NASA , ESA, MRO Aim For Red Planet

In 2015 Mars underwent a bit of renaissance with space geeks thanks to news about manned missions, evidence of water, and an Academy Award-nominated …

Mars

We Could Have a Moon Base for As Little as $10 Billion

A big increase in a NASA budget could put a permanent base on the moon in six years.<p>Everything has a price, and the one for getting a moon base going might not be as much as you'd think. A group of NASA researchers, Google Lunar X Prize foundation leads, and other stakeholders assembled in secret …

Russia says might use force on cease-fire violators in Syria

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia on Monday warned the United States that it will start responding unilaterally to cease-fire violations in Syria if the U.S. …

Russia

2 Ways You Can Pull Off White Eyeliner

Never underestimate the power of white eyeliner. As demonstrated by Lady Gaga, one swipe of the product along your waterline instantly gives your …

Why Pre-Shampooing Your Hair Is Actually an Amazing Idea

It's like retinol for your strands.<p>I hate washing my hair. My thick, curly texture makes it super tedious, time-consuming, and I'd even go as far as to say soul-sucking. Me in the shower = Flossie Dickey at her 110th birthday party.<p>At first, I thought the hair scientists at Living Proof were out of …

This Amazing Cat-Eye Stencil Will Change Your Wing Game Forever

It basically makes it impossible to mess up your liner.<p>Getting symmetrical winged eyeliner every time is a rare skill many of us have not yet mastered. You basically have to be a professional artist to freehand a perfectly straight line, then do it a second time on your other eye. There are plenty …

These are the features of America's most futuristic ship that just hit the waters

The US Navy's most futuristic ship headed out to sea on Monday for the first time as it takes on sea trials under the command of Navy Capt. James Kirk. The USS Zumwalt will be the most advanced, and the largest, destroyer-class ship ever built for the US Navy.<p>Its radical design is intended to make …

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A huge pyramid-like mountain exists in the asteroid belt and NASA can't explain it

Pyramids in the far reaches of the solar system might sound like a science fiction writer's fever dream.<p>But just take a look at this mountain on a …

Astronomy

At least 10 shot and killed by men dressed in police uniforms in Honduras

Five men arrived in a vehicle at a billiards hall in the violent northeastern December 1 neighborhood and opened fire with AK-47 assault rifles.<p>The men wore police clothing when they attacked, killing eight people and injuring others, said a security ministry source who asked not to be named.<p>Two …

Physicists find signs of four-neutron nucleus

The suspected discovery of an atomic nucleus with four neutrons but no protons has physicists scratching their heads. If confirmed by further …

Violence at Ku Klux Klan rally in Anaheim: Police defend their actions

Anaheim police have defended their handling of a Ku Klux Klan rally that left three people with stab wounds and 13 people arrested.<p>Some witnesses said they saw little police activity when the violence began. But in a statement, Anaheim officials said they had officers on scene and that they were …

Law Enforcement

Inhabitat's Week in Green: A flying car by 2018, and more!

If you've been waiting forever for a flying car, you won't have to hold out much longer: The Terrafugia TF-X will take to the skies by the year 2018. In other transportation news, Singapore-based Vanda Electric unveiled an insane 1,500-horsepower supercar that can go from 0 to 60 in 2.6 seconds. …

Death toll in Somali Islamist attack at least 14, police says | Reuters

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - An attack on Friday by a Somali Islamist group next to a busy park and a hotel in the capital killed at least 14, while 30 others were injured, police said on Saturday.<p>A car suspected by the Somali police to have been used in a bomb attack is seen as residents gather to view …

Extremism

Islamic State attacks Kurdish-held town on Turkish border | Reuters

BEIRUT/DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) - Islamic State militants launched an assault on a Kurdish-controlled town on Syria’s border with Turkey on Saturday, prompting air strikes by the U.S.-led coalition to try to drive them back.<p>The hardline Sunni fighters attacked Tel Abyad, which is controlled by …

Middle East

Inside the app that’s become ISIS’ biggest propaganda machine

Telegram announced on Tuesday that the app now delivers 15 billion messages a day, with 350,000 new users signing up daily.<p>The app was created by brothers Nikolai and Pavel Durov, who wanted a secure and private way to communicate. The brothers are also known for launching Russia's biggest social …

Privacy

The U.S. Armed Forces—or Global Rent-a-Force?

The <i>New York Times</i> reported on Friday that the Pentagon is recommending dozens of special operations troops be sent into Nigeria to help their troops …

Afghan police suspected of aiding Taliban killed, detained by army | Reuters

LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan (Reuters) - A policeman was killed and a further 30 were detained in a joint operation between Afghan troops and U.S. forces last week against police suspected of supporting Taliban insurgents in embattled Helmand province, Afghan officials said on Sunday.<p>A U.S. Army sapper …

Afghanistan

Reusable Military Spaceplane Tops DARPA's Budget Request, Again

WASHINGTON — For the second consecutive year, the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency's top-funded space program is an experimental …

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is finding phenomenal things on Pluto

Back when I was a kid, I had no idea we'd ever be doing geology at the ends of the solar system.<p>If I'd known then I could combine my love of astronomy with my passion for geology, I might even have abandoned my dreams of fiction writing and poured myself into a degree in the planetary sciences.<p>Now …

Solar System

Predictive analytics for non-geeks: How to get what you need out of big data (webinar)

<b>Anticipating your customers’ needs depends on essential data you can interpret without a graduate degree in data science.</b> <b>Join VB analyst Jon Cifuentes and Bertram Capital’s Tom Long as they discuss the best data tools and platforms for marketers — and essential strategies to meet customers’ needs</b> …

Data Warehousing

First Iran vote after nuclear deal gives reformists momentum

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian reformists appear have won all 30 seats representing the nation's capital in parliament, a definitive rebuke to the …

South Asia

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Hillary Clinton just called out Donald Trump in a triumphant victory speech

In her address to supporters, the Democratic presidential frontrunner emphasized the need for the country to remain united and resist division.<p>She even took a shot at Trump's campaign slogan.<p>"This campaign and our victory is for the reverend, a presiding elder, of the AME church, who looked at all …

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There would be 2 major downsides if Apple made iCloud literally impossible to hack

From the Financial Times:<p>Apple is working on new ways to strengthen the encryption of customers' iCloud backups in a way that would make it impossible for the company to comply with valid requests for data from law enforcement, according to people familiar with its plans.<p>What Apple is expected to …