War has a long history of sparking and accelerating invention. But while many of those ideas change history---the bayonet, aerial combat, the nuclear bomb---there are just as many that flop. The list of failures is long, but must surely...Show More Summary
LONDON — A trial where pregnant smokers were given £400 in shopping vouchers was deemed so successful at getting women to quit that it will likely be rolled out to other parts of the UK. See also: America's 12-week maternity policy has...Show More Summary
In order to learn how lava travels before spurting out in an eruption, researchers designed a small rolling robot that can go deep inside a volcano and send live images to the surface.
How do you see what's happening inside an active volcano? NASA researchers are sending in a tiny rolling robot
At first glance this campaign reminds you of the 1980s bar scene and may elicit an eye roll. But in too many parts of the world, the thirst for water and hours put into collecting it trumps political correctness. To that end, the Belgian brewer Stella Artois has partnered with Water.org to launch an eye-catching […]
Just three weeks after announcing the acquisition of Zip Phone, India-based messaging app Hike has updated its Android app with a voice-calling feature. When Hike bought Y Combinator-backed Zip Phone, which allows users to make Wi-Fi-enabled...Show More Summary
The red-hot Memphis Grizzlies looked to keep their run of success rolling on Tuesday night when they took on the Dallas Mavericks. The Grizzlies had ripped off three straight victories and wins in seven of their last eight games. They faced a very tough test from the Mavs, who were eager to end their two-game losing streak. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The red-hot Cleveland Cavaliers looked to keep their streak rolling on Tuesday night, when they took on the Detroit Pistons. The Cavs had won six straight in convincing fashion, but they faced a tricky test from the Pistons, who had dropped two straight after losing floor general Brandon Jennings to a ruptured Achilles. Show More Summary
As members of the New York Giants' front office prepare to roll up their sleeves and remake a banged-up roster that has underperformed the last two seasons, it will be interesting to see what, if any, philosophical shifts the team has moving forward. The moves that will be made are going to be critical for a team that’s in a “win or else” mode. Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors looked to keep their recent run rolling on Tuesday when they took on the Indiana Pacers. The Raptors had won two straight and three of their last four, but they faced a tricky test from the stingy Pacers, who snapped their seven-game skid their last time out. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
First China rolled out women-only parking spaces. Now, Beijing authorities are proposing female-only subway cars.
When the Golden State Warriors offense gets rolling it's a thing of beauty, and opposing defenses can do little to stop it. The Chicago Bulls found out firsthand on Tuesday night at Oracle Arena as they watched Golden State's Draymond...Show More Summary
I Will Totally Back Down. Tom Petty and the Bank-makers. Sam Smith, the English singer/songwriter whose single 'Stay With Me' reached #2 on the US Billboard charts in 2014, has agreed to pay royalties to rock and roll royalty Tom Petty...Show More Summary
This whole Blink-182 thing just keeps on going deeper! In response to Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker’s interview in Rolling Stone that was published yesterday, Tom DeLonge has posted a long letter on his Facebook detailing his side of the story. He insists that he’s “tried to make things work” and “help move this band [...]
TCM’s annual 31 Days of Oscar® begins on Sunday, February 1st – this year featuring two recent additions to the Oscar® roll call: The Artist and The King’s Speech. 31 Days of Oscar® begins with a screening of And the Oscar Goes To… at 8/7c on February 1st. Each night through March 3rd, TCM will … Continue reading 31 Days of Oscar® – TCM Unveils Lineup! ?
The winner of The Voice, Craig Wayne Boyd, has reportedly written a song about his time on the show. Wayne Boyd won The Voice in season 7, and during an interview with Rolling Stone Country, via Music Times, Boyd discussed his upcoming new album, and the tracks that will be on it. Show More Summary
Earlier today we presented #Snowmageddon 2015, Vol. I- and now we roll out Vol II, c/o Meredith T. at Farm Sanctuary in upstate NY. (If you have some snow related pet photos, you know where to send ‘em!) Critter names in the hovers, and all photos are by Farm Sanctuary. (Darbster & Collin, above.) And […]
Twitter is rolling out two new features. https://t.co/dyTcpQJ89V — Guardian Tech (@guardiantech) January 27, 2015 Please “like” us on Facebook Now read this:Scientists Say They Can ‘Teleport’ Objects (Video) (Jan 23, 2015) Liberace To Go On Tour As Hologram (Jan 19, 2015) Hearing-Impaired May Be Able To ‘Listen’ With Their Tongues (Jan 18, 2015) ISIS [...]
We're sampling all the new pilots this Winter. Check out our thoughts on... JOJO'S - BATTLE IN EGYPT ASSASSINATION CLASSROOM DEATH PARADE MARIA THE VIRGIN WITCH YATTERMAN NIGHT THE ROLLING GIRLS THE TESTAMENT OF SISTER NEW DEVILShow More Summary
Following the hack of the U.S. Central Command’s primary Twitter and YouTube accounts, the U.S. General Services Administration is releasing a handbook on preventing cyber vandalism.