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Antarctic station moved to escape breaking ice shelf

As a preventive measure, BAS will shift its people before the Antarctic winter begins.The organization says it does not believe the ice shelf is about to experi...


Betsy DeVos Education Secretary Confirmation Hearing

Once those battle lines are drawn, here are some more substantive policy questions that members of both parties could ask during their five minutes of allotte...


Biologists investigate deaths of 82 stranded dolphins in Florida

Most were stranded and found dead on the Hog Key beach. Teams from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Florida Fish and Wildlif...


SpaceX launches first Falcon 9 rocket since September explosion

The company makes rockets at its headquarters in Hawthorne, California, and has contracts to launch commercial satellites as well as fly missions for NASA and t...


Shares in German auto makers fall after comments by Trump

German Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel on Monday warned US President-elect Donald Trump not to slap punitive tariffs on imports from carma...


China facing weightlifting ban as International Olympic Committee sanctions more athletes over doping

China faces a one-year ban from worldwide weightlifting, which should be triggered for having three Olympic doping disqualifications in a retesting program by t...


ESO will upgrade its Very Large Telescope to hunt for exoplanets

Under current conditions, the VLT can barely distinguish the planets in Alpha Centauri. Confirming the partnership with Breakthrough Starshot , a spokesman f...


Don't You Dare Sell The Atlanta Falcons Short!

And while no two games in a season are ever alike, the Seahawks also head to Atlanta having already beaten the Falcons once this season, a wild 26-24 win at...


Jim Furyk to captain U.S. against Europe at 2018 Ryder Cup

Open Champion. Furyk, who will be 48 when the biennial matches are played, has played in nine Ryder Cups , compiling a 10-20-4 record. Although he did not re...


Microsoft is retiring the Blue Screen of Death for some users

Although the Creators Update isn't expected to arrive for Windows 10 fans until around April 2017, Microsoft has been detailing some of the tweaks and improve...


PS4 'Glacier White' model announced for Europe, Japan, and Asia

We have a quick heads-up to all PS4 users now, as Sony has made a decision to remove one feature from the system this week in the form of the PS4 'Live Events ...


Amazon Echo Orders Dollhouses in Several Homes After Hearing Command on TV

Lo and behold, her parents were somewhat shocked when, a few days later, a $170 Kidcraft dollhouse showed up on their doorstep, not to mention four pounds wort...


Tesla's Massive Taxpayer-Subsidized Gigafactory Is Now Online

The cells will be used in Tesla's energy-storage products and at a later date in the Model 3, the mass-market, all-electric sedan Tesla plans to start selling...


Nintendo Switch Lacks Removable Battery, 3G/LTE Support

A non-removable battery doesn't mean it can't be changed, it just requires more effort and sourcing a replacement could be problematic. This sort of move woul...


China To Land Probes On Moon And Mars In 2020

Today, the unitary sovereign state of East Asia has vowed to launch its exclusive lunar mission by landing a space probe on the remote side of the Moon by the e...


Energy Transfer Partners, LP's (ETP) closing price of $ 36.20

ENERGY TRANSFER PARTNERS's 1 Year Price Target is estimated at $44.7. Volume is the amount of shares that trade hands - in simple terms. Mitsubishi UFJ Financ...


Adrian Peterson not seen at Vikings' practice on Wednesday

Fusco sat out last Sunday's 34-6 loss to Indianapolis. Peterson ran six times for 22 yards against the Colts in his first action since suffering a torn right ...


Nintendo Reveals Official Super Mario Run Download Figures

That would be quite the annoying experience and to help you better imagine it all, Pocket Gamer has hand-crafted a couple of screenshots to illustrate. "I don...


Man sues McDonald's, says two-cheeseburger value meal is a ripoff

If there's one thing all Americans can count on in this insane world, it's that a McDonald's Extra Value Meal will deliver exactly what it promises: extra value...


Brokers Issue New Targets On RSA Insurance Group Plc (RSNAY)

AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (NYSE:AZN)'s shares are now trading -21.86% away from the 52-week high price of $34.58 and +5.75% far from the 52-week low price of $25.55...


Netflix, Marvel Twitter Accounts Taken Over by Hackers

Heat Vision has reached out to Marvel Studios for comment. According to the hackers themselves, the breach happened after previously breaking into the Twitte...


Pregnancy Changes the Brain to Prepare for Motherhood

Paris: According to a latest study, pregnancy brings long-lasting and significant physical changes to woman's brain as gray matter (a major component of the c...


Whoa! Drone captures 25 killer whales feeding on sevengill shark

View the full video above. "One grabs the shark. We were kind of just super excited, everybody standing up". It is worth mentioning that the studies on transie...


Chinese warship seized Navy underwater drone, US says

He later deleted and then reposted the tweet to correct the spelling. The U.S. has called the incident an "unlawful seizure" in global waters. The incident...


Canadian among 5 dead in Karak attack

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attacks in and near the central town of Karak, about 140 kilometers (87 miles) south of the capital, Amma...