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Water In NASA Astronaut's Helmet Cuts Short Spacewalk

Wary of the close call of another spacewalker in 2013, Mission Control terminated the planed six-hour spacewalk at the four-hour and 10-minute mark. In July 2013, Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano experienced a much more dire water leak in his helme...

2015 was the hottest year on record — NOAA and NASA

Karl, the director of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Centers for Environmental Information. That was followed by the warmest fall on record in much of central Canada, as it finally caught up with the western half of ...

Change At The Helm: Head of Apple electric car team to leave

Apple has never acknowledged it is looking into building an electric vehicle, but the company has recruited dozens of auto experts, many from vehicle makers like Ford or Mercedes-Benz. This has, however, not stopped rumors from surfacing and it appea...

Watch a dramatic spacewalk live, featuring a historic first for the UK

The astronauts planned to use a syringe to take a water sample and retrieve the helmet absorption pad to determine what may have prompted the moisture to form. That's nothing, NASA officials pointed out, compared with the 1 to 1 1/2litres of water th...

Gaian bottleneck: Are we too late to find alien life?

Given the size and age of the Universe, he stated, and the statistical probability of life emerging in other solar systems, why is it that humanity has not seen any indications of intelligence life in the cosmos? Earth did not experience the same fat...

Space-X rocket lands and then tips over while landing

The rocket had blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base California and successfully put Jason-3, a $180-million climate-monitoring satellite, into orbit before heading back to land on the platform. The 22-story tall rocket lifted off through thick ...

Working Against the Clock, Astronauts Conduct Spacewalk

Shortly after flight director Royce Renfrew at mission control learned that Kopra was feeling dampness in his helmet, he chose to cut short the spacewalk. The duo began the mission at 7:55 a.m. EST Friday and it is expected to last six-and-a-half-hou...

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Sony Stops Manufacturing PS3 in Japan

Sony recently released a new System Software Update for the PlayStation 4 that was meant to bring new icons and more stability, however, it appears to have destabilized som...

Ariana Grande says she will hold benefit concert in Manchester

Grande was playing her sixth European date on her Dangerous Woman tour when a suicide bomber attacked concert-goers as they were leaving her concert at Manchester Arena , kill...

Icy reception to Trump budget from fellow Republicans

The Trump Administration budget released Tuesday slashes funding for the Environmental Protection Agency by almost one-third, laying off thousands of employees while imposing ...

Destiny 2's PC Launch May Be a Later Date

Destiny had a ton of hype in 2014. This will be the first game developed by a separate studio to arrive for Battle.net, which has only offered Blizzard-developed games until now. ...

WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

Zimbabwe is one of the countries targeted by the massive cyber-attack called WannaCry ransomware which has hit computers in 104 countries including the Russian Federation , the UK,...

While Facebook thrives, Snap posts $2B loss last quarter

Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news. The company's revenue totaled US$149.6 million in the first three months of the year, up 286% year-on-year. In short, thi...

Ronaldo revels in son's hat-trick days after his own against Atletico

Sticking with Cristiano Ronaldo has been an unusually tricky option this season, but eight goals in three games - yielding 66 points for my team because he was my captain for the...

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NFL Draft 2017: Could Chiefs trade with Titans for No. 5 pick?

He says he's not intimidated about the idea of protecting Tennessee quarterback Marcus Mariota , instead he welcomes it. "I'm going to do whatever I can to help out the team". ...

Nasa spacecraft dives through Saturn and its rings

LA 2024 CEO Gene Sykes said: "LA 2024 congratulates Los Angeles' own NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory for the success of the Cassini space orbiter and its Grand Finale dives throu...

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Samsung's profit at 3-year high thanks to memory chips

The company's Galaxy 8, already lauded in some parts, goes on full sale from tomorrow (28 April), meaning its next quarterly results could continue this trend. The Galaxy S8 smartp...

NFL draft: Browns still searching for franchise quarterback

NFL draft: Browns still searching for franchise quarterback

Most draft experts believe Mitchell Trubisky will be the first quarterback selected. But the 49ers, Bears , and Jets could all select the UNC product. The Niners aren't like t...

Samsung Galaxy S8: First Security Flaw Identified!

Samsung Galaxy S8: First Security Flaw Identified!

In related development, @mmddj_china also claimed that Samsung is indeed working on the Galaxy Note 8, successor of the ill-fated Galaxy Note7. The Galaxy S8 is now available f...

Tesla reports record deliveries of vehicles in 1st quarter

Breaking down deliveries by model type, Tesla indicated that the Model S accounted for 13,450 deliveries while the Model X accounted for 11,550 deliveries. Investors now apparent...

Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions

Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions

Scott Pruitt, and Secretary of Energy Rick Perry announced an Executive Order that will put the US on track to full and dominant American energy independence. Now, it is far lik...

Apple has released a new low-cost iPad

At the front, the new iPad 2017 only has a 1.2-megapixel snapper, a far cry from the Pro's 5-megapixel selfie cam. He stated that the 10.5-inch iPad would sit in between the ...

Oh, so sweet! Gamecock men and women punch tickets to Sweet 16

Oh, so sweet! Gamecock men and women punch tickets to Sweet 16

The Pac-12's run is the most impressive considering it had four teams in the field of 68. SC showed a full array of toughness at an ideal time. That means you've watched ple...

Golovkin outpoints Jacobs - Rungvisai beats Gonzalez

Golovkin outpoints Jacobs - Rungvisai beats Gonzalez

However, the bout turned out to be an intriguing technical clash at times, with Jacobs' fast hands and switch-hitting style - as well as his sheer size and physical strength - caus...

Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rate Target for Third Time Since 2006

Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rate Target for Third Time Since 2006

March 15 US stock index futures were slightly higher on Wednesday as investors focused on a Federal Reserve meeting, where the central bank is widely expected to raise interest ra...