Astronomers have developed a way to detect the ultraviolet (UV) background of the Universe, which could help explain why there are so few small galaxies in the cosmos. UV radiation is invisible but shows up as visible red light when...
Astronomers have developed a way to detect the ultraviolet (UV) background of the Universe, which could help explain why there are so few small galaxies in the cosmos.
CNN: “Since 2013 — when Trump’s Miss Universe pageant was held in Moscow — Trump has at least nine times claimed to have spoken to, met, or made contact with Putin. But as the 2016 campaign wore on and his [...]
Jessica Chastain isn’t taking any nonsense. On Sunday, the “Miss Sloane” actress tweeted about President Trump’s plan to eliminate universal maternity coverage, writing: Some men dont want to pay for women's health, but sorry, you wouldnt be here without us. Show More Summary
Chicago talk show host Steve Harvey says he still has armed security at his home, more than a year after he announced the wrong winner of the Miss Universe pageant. "I live on a dead-end street -- and it got real when things started coming over the gate. Empty boxes with bows and pictures of bombs....
There’s a gravitational anomaly that permeates our entire universe: The way most galaxies and clusters of galaxies behave implies that there’s around six times more matter than we actually observe. Scientists called the missing stuff that should create the unaccounted-for gravity we measure “dark matter.” Read more...
Steve Harvey still has armed security at his home after receiving death threats for his infamous blunder at the Miss Universe pageant.
In the welter of bad news in late January, I missed a piece of bad news about the NY Philharmonic: After only five years in the job, Matthew VanBesien, the organization's president, is leaving for a position at the University Musical Society at the University of Michigan. Show More Summary
Some sad news out of the Pittsburgh area. The body of Dakota James, a graduate student at Duquesne University, has been found in the Ohio River. WPXI reports: Dakota James, 23, had last been seen Jan. 25 in downtown Pittsburgh. Surveillance...Show More Summary
Anderson doesn't want the archives to go to a university where no one can access them. That said, some things can't be captured: "The one thing I really miss from this archive that was such a big part of Lou — and can’t really be archived — is his dedication to meditation. He made a […]
Strange things have been happening the past few years. Black swan errors have been taking place on a regular basis -- such as the wrong crowning of Miss Universe, an egregious error in the announcement of the best movie of the year --...Show More Summary
(Brigham Young University) BYU economics professor Jaren Pope found that when interest rates dropped, 20 percent of American homeowners who could have benefited from refinancing didn't, leaving a total of $5.4 billion on the table.
It's what's missing in the tumor genome, not what's mutated, that thwarts treatment of metastatic melanoma with immune checkpoint blockade drugs, researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center report in Science Translational Medicine.
(University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center) It's what's missing in the tumor genome, not what's mutated, that thwarts treatment of metastatic melanoma with immune checkpoint blockade drugs, researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center report in Science Translational Medicine.
(Washington University in St. Louis) Even the most blissful of couples in long-running, exclusive relationships may be fairly clueless when it comes to spotting the ploys their partner uses to avoid dealing with emotional issues, suggests new research from psychologists at Washington University in St. Louis.
(University of Bristol) An international team of researchers has demonstrated that key processes in models used for the global assessment of water resources for climate change are currently missing. This could mean climate change impact models are wrong in some parts of the world and cannot yet be used to guide water management.
A team of international researchers led by University of Freiburg hydrologist Dr. Andreas Hartmann suggests that inclusion of currently missing key hydrological processes in large-scale climate change impact models can significantly improve our estimates of water availability. Show More Summary
Harvey went through it after his Miss Universe mistake.
Oscars 2017 updates: 'Moonlight' named best picture after Warren Beatty gets wrong envelope Feb. 27, 2017, 9:19 a.m. In a stunning turn, "Moonlight" won the best picture Oscar after "La La Land" was incorrectly named. The "La La Land" team were in the process of giving thanks when it was announced...
No one knows how to deal with an award show crisis like Steve Harvey. Which is why Twitter was waiting for the comedian's reaction to that unbelievable Best Picture mix-up during the Oscars on Sunday! On Monday, Harvey responded to the shocking ending to the Academy Awards — where Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway presented La La [...]