Yesterday, researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory put the final touches on a design that's on its way to Hawaii for a test launch and landing before, eventually, hopefully, being deployed on Mars. And the design bears a more than passing resemblance to the iconic flying saucer. Read more...
This Star Wars Han Solo Hero of Yavin Mini-Bust celebrates the epic ending of A New Hope when Han and crew received their medals. During the Battle of Yavin Han Solo proved himself to be a hero rather than a heartless smuggler by joining in on the attack of the Death Star. This Star Wars […]
For the last nine months Amazon has been actively petitioning the Federal Aviation Administration for exemption to the current rules regarding commercial drone flights, as the ecommerce company is hoping to begin advanced real world testing for its next generation drone delivery service. The problem has been, however, the FAA’s reticence to embrace new technology, [...]
The Big Ten hopes to capitalize on the momentum of a successful postseason as several of its teams face strong non-conference opposition.
For the GOP candidates, the key to winning in 2016 is to reach out to discouraged evangelical Christians. Thanks to Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, we’re getting an early look at a field of GOP presidential hopefuls that is supposed to include some moderates who plan on expanding the party’s appeal beyond its right-wing base. Show More Summary
From MedPage Today: Brain Cancer: Did ’60 Minutes’ Report Raise False Hope? A glioblastoma therapy touted in a “60 Minutes” report that aired Sunday evening, focusing on the use of the polio virus to treat glioblastoma, isn’t a particularly new idea and results are still unpublished — but some oncologists are worried that patients might not […]
We really hope this isn’t an April Fools’ joke… The Times, a broadsheet with a reputation of trying to publish the truth, have gone to print on Wednesday with a story claiming that Chelsea are trying to sign Theo Walcott from Arsenal. Walcott is now 26-years-old, and he is no longer the precocious young speedster […]
England U21 captain and Southampton midfielder James Ward-Prowse scored the winner in Monday night’s 3-2 friendly win over the Germany U21 side. The build up to his goal could well give England fans hope that the future is bright for international football. After wining in the ball in the opposition half, England’s U21 side produced […]
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"Dancing With the Stars" pro Mark Ballas' latest move is called packing -- he's leaving his primo penthouse overlooking L.A.'s Miracle Mile... and hoping to make a bundle. Our real estate sources tell us he's selling his 3-bed,…
The Republican majority’s budget plan — enacted in a blitz of votes before lawmakers rushed home for spring break — tells us which GOP presidential hopefuls are serious about halting
The companies and scientists that have created these foods are hoping that customers will be attracted to the health benefits and convenience and overlook any concerns about genetic engineering. Del Monte has engineered a pink pineapple...Show More Summary
Oh how we wished this wasn't an April Fools gag. There's precedent, after all. Given the company has previously greenlit a six-wheel-drive G-Wagen powered by a 5.5 litre twin-turbo V8, you could forgive us for thinking - nay, hoping - that AMG was genuinely planning a performance version of the blue-collar Sprinter van. Show More Summary
British consumer morale rose to its highest level in more than 12 years this month, continuing an upward trend which economic polling company GfK said could boost Prime Minister David Cameron’s hopes of re-election in the May 7 election. Show More Summary
So much for the shining hope of the Australia’s pay TV broadcaster: Foxtel has admitted that 200,000 of the brand, spanking new Foxtel iQ3 boxes need new software to fix a battery of issues. More »
Oil prices edged lower on Tuesday on high hopes for a deal on Iran’s nuclear program and increased Iranian crude-oil exports.
Indianapolis Colts pass rusher Robert Mathis suffered a bit of a setback in his recovery from a torn Achilles tendon that ended his 2014 season before it ever began. But despite the difficulty with the injury, Mathis still hopes to be ready in time for training camp. In an interview with Alex Marvez and Bill…
The Indiana Pacers looked to continue their playoff push Tuesday night when they took on fellow postseason hopefuls the Brooklyn Nets. The Pacers sat a half-game out of the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference, behind both the Nets and Celtics, and had won two of their last three. Show More Summary
By Andy Sullivan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Several Republican governors likely to run for president have secured hundreds millions of dollars under Obamacare while working to dismantle the healthcare law, according to a Reuters review of federal spending records. Show More Summary
Foreign minister hopes entry will help refine the structure and mission of the bank.