Exoplanets found orbiting Trappist-1 raise hope that the hunt for alien life beyond the solar system can start much sooner than previously thought A huddle of seven worlds, all close in size to Earth, and perhaps warm enough for water and the life it can sustain, has been spotted around a small, faint star in the constellation of Aquarius. Show More Summary
Cocaine addiction may affect how the body processes iron, leading to a build-up of the mineral in the brain, according to new research. The study raises hopes that there may be a biomarker -- a biological measure of addiction -- that could be used as a target for future treatments.
Paul R. Pillar Israel Palestinian Territories, Middle East Donald Trump had already moved a long way backward since uttering a few remarks last year raising hopes that he would break out of the straitjacket that binds American politicians...Show More Summary
Robert E Kelly Politics, Americas U.S. allies would be wise to ignore Trump's outbursts. President Donald Trump’s campaign rhetoric raised hopes that he might pursue a less interventionist U.S. foreign policy. Trump was the only truth-teller on the Iraq War in the Republican primary. Show More Summary
Four Javan leopards have been spotted in an Indonesian national park where they were previously thought to have died out, raising hopes for the future of the rare big cat.
When the NDA Government took power in 2014, it immediately raised hopes of a more business friendly government. Hopes of tax cuts, less governance, simplification of tax structures, unleashing the animal spirits in business. Mr. Jaitley always spoke of putting more money in the hands of the people. Show More Summary
The bean, one of the most drought- and heat-resistant crops in existence, raises hopes for eradicating hunger.
Ukraine and Russia-backed separatists accused each other of resuming artillery attacks in east Ukraine on Saturday, breaking a lull in shelling at a frontline hot-spot that had raised hopes the conflict’s worst escalation in months was waning. The reports came hours before a planned telephone call between Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and U.S. Show More Summary
KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine and Russia-backed separatists accused each other of resuming artillery attacks in east Ukraine on Saturday, breaking a lull in shelling at a frontline hot-spot that had raised hopes the conflict's worst escalation in months was waning.
HAMBURG, Feb 1 (Reuters) – Water levels on the Rhine and Danube in Germany were rising rapidly on Wednesday after recent rain and as warmer weather thawed snow, raising hopes of a return to normal shipping on the two rivers by the end of this week, traders said. Show More Summary
Is Skate 4 finally happening? EA community manager Daniel Lingen has fired up the hype train with a tweet he posted over the weekend that simply reads “#skate4”. #skate4 — Daniel Lingen (@HuskyHog) January 28, 2017 Skate 3 was released back in 2010 and players have been hankering for a follow up ever since. There […]
Memory loss is gradual but, unlike computers, we have inbuilt backups Every week there is a new dementia study, raising hopes that we can find a way to halt memory loss. Interestingly, in any form of dementia our memories don’t vanish immediately but fade gradually – our memory systems have a property known as ‘graceful degradation’. Show More Summary
For the first time mouse pancreases have developed in rats, with islet cells used to cure mouse diabetes. This raises hopes we could grow human organs in pigs
Rescuers digging out an Italian hotel buried by an avalanche on Monday discovered three puppies that survived five days in the snow.
Donald Trump's ascendance to the White House has raised hopes among U.S. businesses for the most significant rollback of regulations since the Reagan administration. Cutting regulations is not only a key component in Trump's goal of doubling economic growth to 4%, but some economists regard it...
CHIBOK, Nigeria/DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Nigeria is facing mounting pressure to find some 200 schoolgirls abducted 1,000 days ago in Boko Haram's most infamous attack after the rescue of 24 girls raised hopes that they are alive.
DC fans knew that FOX’s Gotham was unlikely to meet up with the CW heroes of Arrow or The Flash, though the latter’s visit to CBS’ Supergirl at least raised hope that FOX’s upcoming Black Lightning could join the next big crossover. Not so, it seems as DC TV boss Greg Berlanti seems to think FOX’s newest superhero will stand on his own for now. Continue reading…
An appeal by a Catholic priest kidnapped in Yemen by Islamic extremists last March surfaced over the holidays.
As Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari announces defeat of armed group, people in displaced camps hope to return home.