Compact crossovers: practical, affordable... not all that inspiring. But what if you slap a black sticker on the hood and raise the suspension a few fractions of an inch? Eh? Seemed to work for the Jeep Renegade Trailhawk, and Toyota noticed. And now we’re getting the 2018 Toyota RAV4 Adventure. Read more...
Astronomers have found at least seven Earth-sized planets orbiting the same star 40 light-years away, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature. The findings were also announced at a news conference at NASA Headquarters in Washington. This discovery outside of our solar system is rare because the planets have the winning combination of being similar in […]
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“This discovery could be a significant piece in the puzzle of finding habitable environments, places that are conducive to life,” said Thomas Zurbuchen, associate administrator of the agency’s Science Mission Directorate in Washington. “Answering the question ‘are we alone’ is...
NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed a system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star. The discovery has scientists excited and wondering if there are other planets in the universe that could support human life. Chip Reid reports.
Danger alert! George Clooney takes the threats against his and his unborn twins so seriously that he has decided to completely alter their lives to keep them safe. With international… READ ON
NASA announced the discovery of the most Earth-sized planets found in the habitable zone of a single star. The dwarf star, TRAPPIST-1, was discovered in 2008.
The brand new Toyota C-HR small crossover launched in Australia today, with the express mission of “disrupting” a segment led by the Mazda CX-3 and Honda HR-V despite severely restricted supply out of Japan. Aggressively styled, turbocharged and spun-off Toyota’s more dynamically engaging new architecture, the C-HR is a case of ‘better late than never’ […]
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This is wild from NASA: Seven Earth-sized planets have been observed by NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope around a tiny, nearby, ultra-cool dwarf star called TRAPPIST-1. Three of these planets are firmly in the habitable zone. Over 21 days,...Show More Summary
When Elon Musk sets his sights on an industry, he does so with purpose and with the intention of completely turning said industry on its head. While most people are readily familiar with Musk's efforts at Tesla, the groundbreaking work...Show More Summary
Now that international attorney Amal Clooney is pregnant with her and actor husband George Clooney‘s twins, she will avoid hostile countries like Iraq, and will “avoid places where she knows she isn’t welcome,” George told Paris Match magazine in a recent interview. Likewise, the philanthropist and director producer says he “won’t go to South Sudan... Read More »
Life on another planet? It’s looking more and more like that is indeed the case, as seven Earth-size planets have recently been discovered orbiting a nearby star. These planets in turn orbit a dwarf star known as Trappist-1, residing roughly 40 light-years (235 trillion miles) from Earth. Due to being so close in proximity, in […]
Rio de Janeiro (AFP) – Rio’s mythic Maracana stadium, fallen into disrepair since taking centre stage at the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics, is due to reopen next month. Left abandoned due to a political-legal dispute over upkeep Brazil’s legendary venue will stage its first game this year on March 8. Show More Summary
“Finding a second earth is not a question of if, but a question of when.”