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ÇATALHÖYÜK: 9,000 YEARS AGO, A COMMUNITY WITH MODERN URBAN PROBLEMS

Some 9,000 years ago, residents of one of the world's first large farming communities were also among the first humans to experience...

BOATY MCBOATFACE MISSION GIVES NEW INSIGHT INTO WARMING OCEAN ABYSS

The first mission involving the autonomous submarine vehicle Autosub Long Range has for the first time shed light on a key process...

 
 
 

THE EVOLUTION OF PUPPY DOG EYES

Dogs have evolved new muscles around the eyes to better communicate with humans.

LOOMING INSECT INVASION THREATENS CALIFORNIA WINE AND AVOCADOS

UC Riverside is testing whether a sesame seed-sized wasp can control a pest that could seriously damage California crops including...

 
 
 

CANADA DRUG STORE CHAIN TO USE BLOCKCHAIN TO TRACE CANNABIS

Canada's biggest drug store chain said Monday it plans to use blockchain technology to trace the source of the cannabis it distributes,...

MODERN MILKMAN: COMPANY OFFERS DELIVERY AND PICKUP OF NO-WASTE HOUSEHOLD SUPPLIES AND GROCERIES

It's the stuff everyone tries to get rid of but that never really goes away:

 
 
 

CLIMATE TALKS HELD AS ARCTIC ICE MELTS, CONCERNS GROW

Diplomats and climate experts gathered Monday in Germany for U.N.-hosted talks on climate change amid growing public pressure for governments...

JFK LIBRARY LAUNCHES APP TO CELEBRATE APOLLO 11 MISSION

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with a new app that...

 
 
 

TRACKING LIFE'S FIRST STEP: TWO MOLECULES 'AWAKEN' BRAND NEW GENOME

Within hours after fertilization, a unique genome forms from chromosomes contributed by the egg and sperm. However, this new genome...

DINOFLAGELLATE PLANKTON GLOW SO THAT THEIR PREDATORS WON'T EAT THEM

Some dinoflagellate plankton species are bioluminescent, with a remarkable ability to produce light to make themselves and the water...

 
 
 

RESEARCHERS TESTING WAYS TO MAKE ASPEN-DOMINATED FORESTS RESILIENT TO CLIMATE CHANGE

In an aspen-dominated hardwood forest at the northern tip of the state's Lower Peninsula, University of Michigan scientists are testing...

COAT THE RAVENS EVERMORE? TO PROTECT TORTOISES, OFFICIALS TEST SPRAYING OIL INTO BIRDS' NESTS

The sun was rising over the Mojave Desert as crews prepared to demonstrate a devastating new weapon in the war among man, bird and...

 
 
 

GENDER PAY GAP SHRINKING FOR SOME FEMALE UNIVERSITY PRESIDENTS

While serious economic and societal issues continue to swirl around the gender pay gap, new research published in the INFORMS journal...

NEW STUDY SHOWS GENDER PAY GAP IS STILL ISSUE FOR AIRLINE STAFF

High-flying careers in the airline industry don't mean sky-high salaries for women, according to new research by Swansea University.

 
 
 

FRONTERA NAMED 5TH FASTEST SUPERCOMPUTER IN THE WORLD

The Frontera supercomputer at the Texas Advanced Computing Center earned the 5 spot on the twice-annual Top 500 list , which ranks...

BEES REQUIRED TO CREATE AN EXCELLENT BLUEBERRY CROP

Getting an excellent rabbiteye blueberry harvest requires helpful pollinators-particularly native southeastern blueberry bees-although...

 
 
 

MANAGING THE RISK OF AGGRESSIVE DOG BEHAVIOR

Aggressive behaviour in pet dogs is a serious problem for dog owners across the world, with bite injuries representing a serious risk...

MODIFIED ENZYME CAN INCREASE SECOND-GENERATION ETHANOL PRODUCTION

One of the main challenges of second-generation biofuel production is identifying enzymes produced by microorganisms for use in a cocktail...

 
 
 

DESIGNING A CRYSTALLIZATION CHAMBER

Marialucia Longo and Tobias Schrader at the Jülich Centre for Neutron Science based at FRM II in Garching, Germany have been designing...

BENCHMARKS TO BETTER CATCH THE SUN

Simulations unveil efficiency targets and design rules to maximize the conversion of light into electricity using organic solar cells.

 
 
 



Microsoft's E3 2019 message: Xbox is more than just a console

Microsoft's E3 2019 message: Xbox is more than just a console

Among all the awesome games, Microsoft's Xbox team was sending one clear message: we're more than just a box under your TV. As E3 2019 comes to a close for another year, in... Read more ...

Insider claims Apple will launch 5.4-inch and 6.7-inch 5G iPhone models next...

Insider claims Apple will launch 5.4-inch and 6.7-inch 5G iPhone models next year

Leaks concerning this fall's upcoming iPhone models continue to trickle out at a steady pace, but some analysts are already looking ahead to 2020. In a research note shared... Read more ...

Smithsonian Extends Apollo 11 Spacecraft Tour, Adds Stop in Cincinnati

Smithsonian Extends Apollo 11 Spacecraft Tour, Adds Stop in Cincinnati

The spacecraft that carried the crew of the first moon landing to and from Earth 50 years ago has just had its current mission extended. Read more ...

Huawei Android Q first batch to arrive 11 models

Huawei Android Q first batch to arrive 11 models

After the US ban on Huawei, Google announced that it will stop providing the Android system update to Huawei. Subsequently, the company expunged Huawei from... Read more ...

Daily Deal - Ride 2, 75% Off

Daily Deal - Ride 2, 75% Off

Today's Deal: Save 75% on Ride 2 !* Look for the deals each day on the front page of Steam. Or follow us on twitter or Facebook for instant notifications wherever you... Read more ...

Samsung tweets that smart TVs can get viruses too, then pulls tweet

Samsung tweets that smart TVs can get viruses too, then pulls tweet

Samsung tweeted out today that owners of its smart TVs should regularly scan them for viruses. Smart TVs, just like every other internet connected device, are susceptible to... Read more ...

Cyberpunk 2077 lets you explore beyond Night City, allows multiple endings

Cyberpunk 2077 lets you explore beyond Night City, allows multiple endings

We'll encounter what's beyond the walls. What you need to know Cyberpunk 2077 now has a release date of April 16, 2020. The release date comes alongside a new trailer and word... Read more ...

Art app Project Gemini renamed Adobe Fresco

Art app Project Gemini renamed Adobe Fresco

Adobe Fresco has been announced as the latest addition to the Creative Cloud family. The next-generation digital art app, which was previously known as Project Gemini... Read more ...

New Blood Red Skies and Konflikt '47 Releases Available From Warlord Games

New Blood Red Skies and Konflikt '47 Releases Available From Warlord Games

The Japanese air force is making its way to the scene in Blood Red Skies. Warlord Games has a new Imperial Japanese Expansion Pack, as well as a pair of squadrons, available... Read more ...

Niantic sues Global++ developers over hacked versions of its games

Niantic sues Global++ developers over hacked versions of its games

Pokémon Go++ players are going to have to find a new way to spoof Niantic's Pokémon Go now that the developer has sued the makers of the ‘++' version. Global++ is the maker of... Read more ...