Amid all the chaos, Facebook has successfully positioned Instagram as an innocent bystander Six years ago, Facebook made the acquisition of a lifetime. Then it did something brilliant: nothing. Facebook
JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI (The Borowitz Report)—Celebrating her election victory on Tuesday night, U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith said that, despite predictions that her state was ready to turn the page on shameful
RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil this week pulled out of hosting next year’s United Nations global summit meeting on climate change, the latest signal that Latin America’s largest nation no longer aspires to be
Meet one of the world’s most prolific writers of disinformation By Anisa Subedar Christopher Blair takes a sip of his coffee. Then he carefully focuses on one of the three screens in front of him. He’s
Mothers carried sobbing children away from tear gas fired by U.S. officers at the Mexican border. Activists, Democratic politicians and others watching the news Sunday reacted with shock at scenes of fleeing
Hyde-Smith: MLB becomes latest big-dollar donor to ask for donation back in wake of 'hanging' comments
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., seems to have struck out again when it comes to campaign donations. The Mississippi lawmaker, who faces a run-off election on Tuesday against Democrat Mike Espy, just had
The collapse in bee populations can be reversed if countries adopt a new farmer-friendly strategy, the architect of a new masterplan for pollinators will tell the UN biodiversity conference this week.
But details are, predictably, sparse. Solid-state batteries have long been heralded as The Next Big Thing after lithium-ion, with companies from all quarters racing to get them into high-volume production.
(Reuters) - Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) has cut prices on its residential solar systems by as much as 25 percent in a bid to lift lagging sales after the company streamlined its sales and marketing organization,
They'll charge batteries and improve fuel efficiency. Solar panels on cars aren't just reserved for luxury brands or experimental vehicles. Hyundai and Kia have laid out plans to equip "selected" cars
We like to think fish have no feelings. And yet the idea that they have both memory and a capacity for suffering is gaining ground among scientists. By Carl Safina I have cast my rod into the tidal current
Humanity has wiped out 60% of mammals, birds, fish and reptiles since 1970, leading the world’s foremost experts to warn that the annihilation of wildlife is now an emergency that threatens civilisation.
Legendary climber Jeff Lowe, who died on August 24 at the age of 67, took more risks than most. At 7 years old, he climbed the Grand Teton. At 27, he soloed Telluride’s 400-foot Bridal Veil Falls. Perhaps
LONDON (Reuters) - Two British-based researchers have created an award-winning new design for a mini wind turbine that looks like a volleyball and can catch a breeze blowing in any direction, which they
Dean Brooks grasped on to the shopping cart, suddenly unable to stand or breathe. Later, at a California emergency room, a nurse with teary eyes delivered the news, telling his wife, Deborah, to hold hope