History in the Making

By Darby Krajicek | World Wide News

Jim Lahey - The best drunk scenes (Trailer Park Boys)

Canadian Humour

The monster nuclear submarine the US sent to South Korea looks like it may be packed with Navy SEALs

The US Navy maintains that the USS Michigan, a submarine known for carrying special-ops teams, stopped in the South Korean city of Busan for a "routine port visit," but pictures of the event suggest a more clandestine purpose that may involve US Navy SEALs.<p>On top of the Michigan as it arrived in …

Military

Elon Musk leads 116 experts calling for outright ban of killer robots

Open letter signed by Tesla chief and Alphabet’s Mustafa Suleyman urges UN to block use of lethal autonomous weapons to prevent third age of war<p>Some of the world’s leading robotics and artificial intelligence pioneers are calling on the United Nations to ban the development and use of killer robots.<p>…

Singularity

House GOP passes $788B bill for Pentagon, border wall

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House passed a $788 billion spending bill Thursday that combines a $1.6 billion down payment for President Donald Trump's controversial border wall with Mexico with a whopping budget increase for the Pentagon.<p>The 235-192 vote both eases a large backlog of unfinished spending …

Border Patrol

Human embryos edited for first time in the US using CRISPR

The scientists effectively corrected disease-causing genes<p>For the first time, scientists in the US have successfully edited the DNA of viable human embryos using the powerful gene-editing tool CRISPR. Gaining the ability to edit human DNA is the first step toward one day allowing scientists to …

Genetics

Bandmates and friends of Linkin Park front man Chester Bennington arrive at his LA home after singer's shock 'suicide' which coincided with good friend Chris Cornell's birthday

• <b>Chester Bennington, 41, hanged himself at his Palos Verdes home on Thursday</b>• <b><br>The Linkin Park frontman was alone at the time and he was found by an</b> …

SPECIAL REPORT: OJ Simpson granted parole

The imprisoned former NFL player could be released as early as Oct. 1.

OJ Simpson

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Fake protest staged by CNN film crew at London Bridge terrorist attack scene

Gare du Nord EVACUATED as armed police storm Europe's busiest station

THREE “terror suspects” remain at large after heavily armed cops failed to make any arrests during a lockdown of one of Europe’s busiest train …

France just rejected the far right and elected Emmanuel Macron

Marine Le Pen of the National Front loses historic vote for the French presidency.<p>PARIS — French voters faced a historic choice Sunday between a far-right presidential candidate and a centrist — and they overwhelmingly elected the one who embraced the European Union, immigration, free trade, and …

France

President Trump Revives NASA

US report: Putin ordered effort to help Trump, hurt Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a hidden campaign to influence America's presidential election in favor of Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton, U.S. intelligence agencies declared Friday in the government's first formal allegation supporting sensational claims that Trump …

World Leaders

Solar-powered Pipe desalinates 1.5 billion gallons of drinking water a year for California

Solar power and water desalination are two of the most important things to lock down in the modern age. Produces an endless source o…

Peter Thiel Is Very, Very Interested in Young People's Blood

The contrarian venture capitalist believes transfusions may hold the key to his dream of living forever.<p>More than anything, Peter Thiel, the billionaire technology investor and Donald Trump supporter, wants to find a way to escape death. He's channeled millions of dollars into startups working on …

New alloy 'four times harder than titanium'

BBC News<p><b>A super-hard metal has been made in the laboratory by melting together titanium and gold.</b><p>The alloy is the hardest known metallic substance compatible with living tissues, say US physicists.<p>The material is four times harder than pure titanium and has applications in making longer-lasting …

Titanium

Police 3D-printed a murder victim's finger to unlock his phone

Police in Michigan have a new tool for unlocking phones: 3D printing. According to a new report from <i>Flash Forward</i> creator Rose Eveleth, law enforcement officers approached a professor at Michigan State earlier this year to reproduce a murder victim’s fingerprint from a prerecorded scan. Once …

Phones

NASA looks at a strengthening Tropical Storm Darby - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Tropical Storm Darby has been increasing in intensity since yesterday and is expected to become a hurricane. NASA provided a visible look at the …

India Has Planted Nearly 50 Million Trees In 24 Hours

The smoggy cities of India are suddenly looking a lot greener, with just under 50 million trees having been planted in India in a record-breaking …

Cheap robots are coming for our farm jobs by taking the most brutal tasks first

More than a million people working in America’s fields, and far more globally, are about to face competition from workers who never sleep, get tired or ask for a living wage.<p>As field robots have gotten cheaper, a steady stream of farm jobs are being automated. Lettuce weeding is one of the first …

Robots

You Can Now Drink The World's First Beer Brewed Using Artificial Intelligence

Technology continuously makes our lives better in all sorts of ways.<p>Thanks to the development of things like artificial intelligence, futuristic …

Robots are set to take the jobs of millions of Asian workers in the coming years

In the next few decades, about 56% of all salaried workers in Cambodia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam could be displaced by automation and advanced technologies, such as 3D printing. That’s the conclusion of an extensive series of new studies by the International Labour …

Robots

This Swimming Stingray Robot Is Powered by Real, Living Rat Cells

The cells are activated by light and contract so the robo-stingray can swim.<p>This soft robotic stingray is made of rat heart muscle. Yeah, it's just as crazy as it sounds.<p>"Roughly speaking, we made this thing with a pinch of rat cardiac cells, a pinch of breast implant, and a pinch of gold. That …

Robotics

Elon Musk says that about ‘500,000 people would have been saved (last year) if Tesla’s Autopilot was universally available’

Following the news of the fatal accident in a Tesla Model S on Autopilot, which happened in May but only came to light last week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk claims that about half of the approximately one million people who died in auto accidents last year would have been saved if the Tesla Autopilot was …

Tesla Model S