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Drugs score big wins against lung, prostate, breast cancers

CHICAGO (AP) — Drugs are scoring big wins against common cancers, setting new standards for how to treat many prostate, breast and lung tumors. …

The Case for Christ: What's the evidence for the resurrection?

In 1998, Lee Strobel, a reporter for the Chicago Tribune and a graduate of Yale Law School, published “The Case for Christ: A Journalist’s Personal …

Theology

First Pictures of Earth and Moon Taken from Mars and Saturn

In a series of images taken from NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter 127 million miles away from Earth, the watery planet and its moon are pictured …

Milky Way Galaxy's mass is recalculated using a new technique, and boy is it big! - IBTimes India

The newly estimated mass of the Milky Way comprises planets, stars, clouds of gas, debris, dark matter and every other element that the galaxy is …

A Behind-The-Scenes Look At Building The Greatest Space Telescope Of All

So, you want to see farther back into the Universe than ever before? To discover how it grew up; to measure the first stars and galaxies; to view it in a new way and to higher precision than ever before? In principle, it’s a straightforward challenge. Just build a larger primary mirror to gather …

Universe

SpaceX captures stunning shot of Falcon 9 landing

SpaceX's Falcon 9 reusable rocket made another successful launch and landing on the weekend, marking the company's seventh success since the start of the reusable launch system program in 2013. You can read all about the exciting event here, but this gorgeous photo deserves its own glory.<p>It's just …

Space Exploration

‘You should ask tough questions’: Obama tells journalists at final press conference as US president

The outgoing head of state said he will speak out against any effort to attack the country’s core values such as the right to vote and free …

Thank You, President Barack Obama

"This is your victory," President Barack Obama said in his 2008 victory speech given at a time when the country was in the worst economic recession in decades, with unemployment soaring, the financial markets near total collapse, and the country immersed with two costly foreign wars.<p>He inherited a …

Obama's parting words: 'We're going to be OK'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Barack Obama used his departing words as President Wednesday to offer an assured -- if not entirely optimistic -- outlook for a country governed by Donald Trump.<p>"At my core I think we're going to be OK," Obama said as he concluded his final news conference at the White House. "We …

Days Before Leaving The White House, Barack Obama Calls PM Modi. Here’s What He Said

Outgoing US President Barack Obama telephoned Prime Minister Narendra Modi to thank him for his partnership that enhanced the relations between India …

Behind the Most Powerful Photos of Obama's Years in the White House

In April 2009, I became the Deputy Director of the White House Photo Office. My boss was Pete Souza. His boss was the President. Over the course of …

The White House

Pearl Harbor, 75 Years Ago: Pictures

'It's about sharing your beautiful experience': Nikon Photokina interview

Photokina 2016 gave us a chance to speak to Nikon about the models it's showing, where the market is going and the challenges it faces.<p>It was a …

Cameras

Frugal Friday: Save big on the Nikon D500, D750 and D810 for a very limited time

If you're looking to purchase a new Nikon D500, D750 or D810 DSLR, now is the perfect time. There are a variety of instant rebates on these camera …

Cameras

Soyuz Space Capsule Lands Safely with Crew of 3

Three space travelers are safely back on Earth after a 115-day stay on the International Space Station.<p>Returning on a Russian Soyuz space capsule, …

Space Exploration

"Fool's gold" nanocrystals present cheap, abundant alternative to lithium in batteries

As energy production moves towards solar and wind-powered alternatives, battery systems to store intermittently-produced electricity have never been …

Hikers killed by Japanese volcano left poignant pictures of final moments

More than 50 people died when Mount Ontake, a popular hiking destination in central Japan, erupted without warning on 27 September in the country’s deadliest volcanic eruption since World War II.<p>Most were between 30 and 59 years old, and lived within a few hours’ drive or train ride from the …

Supermoon vs. Perseids Meteors - Battle in August | Video

The Boldest Mars Missions in History

Photo Credit: NASA, ESA, The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA), J. Bell (Cornell University), and M. Wolff (Space Science Institute)<p>Slide 1 of 25<p>We …

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