One of the biggest aviation mysteries of all time may be one step closer to being solved after what could be debris from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 washed ashore on an island in the Indian Ocean. Now reports from a French-language news site say that a gardener on Reunion Island...
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Semiconductor lasers are capable of emitting over the full visible color spectrum, which is necessary to produce a white laser, researchers have demonstrated. The technological advance puts lasers one step closer to being a mainstream light source and potential replacement or alternative to light emitting diodes (LEDs). Show More Summary
44 years after the original Shaft’s Richard Roundtree tossed jive-ass gangsters out of second-story windows, and 15 years after Samuel L. Jackson starred as his nephew in the 2000 film, the planned reboot is one step closer to bringing John Shaft back to the big screen. Show More Summary
When I watched Star Wars: A New Hope for the first time as a five-year-old, my face looked like O_O for two straight hours. Spaceships! Lightsabers! Robots! But one piece of future that wormed its way even deeper into my brain was the Millennium Falcon’s holographic monster mash chess game, aka Dejarik. It was the coolest. Read more...
When Max Holloway faces Charles Oliveira in UFC Fight Night 74’s main event, it’ll be his first UFC headliner. Serving as a main eventer moves Holloway one step closer to a goal of bringing the UFC to Hawaii.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, (...)
Attendees at the SIGGRAPH 2015 exhibition in Los Angeles this coming August will have the first opportunity to boldly touch what no man or woman has touched before … a hologram. Can a Star Trek holodeck be coming soon? SIGGRAPH 2015 is the International Conference and Exhibition...
The New York area's most convenient, least charming airport just got one step closer to its long-awaited overhaul. In a Monday press conference, Governor Cuomo unveiled the details of the $4 billion plan to tear down and rebuild La Guardia Airport, which he described as "un-New York" in that it... More »
In a year that has seen a major legal victory for same-sex marriage and growing exposure for a range of LGBTQ issues, queer people and their allies have one more reason to smile today. On July 27, the Boy Scouts of America’s top leadership voted to end its ban on openly gay adult leaders. Show More Summary
Researchers at Duke University have developed a device that could pave the way for microchips to use photons rather than electrons to process and transmit data.
GlaxoSmithKline's Mosquirix was given a positive scientific opinion by the European Medicines Agency, which put the vaccine's safety and effectiveness to the test. It still has a long road ahead, however.
Commercial drone delivery in the U.S. is one step closer to reality. But the company to make the first test flight is not who you'd expect. In fact, Australia-based Flirtey now holds that honor. Learn about that historic flight and more in this week's Small Business News and Information Roundup.
YouTube launched its first 360-degree video ad yesterday, enabling advertisers to explore a format developed for virtual reality (VR) content, The Wall Street Journal reports. The new ad format allows YouTube users to drag their mouse or tilt their mobile device and view advertisements from all angles. Show More Summary
As reported by Variety on Wednesday, LeBron James and his production company SpringHill Entertainment have reached an agreement with Warner Bros. which will have the NBA All-Star appearing in future movie, TV and digital projects. James...Show More Summary
WWE crowd favorite Daniel Bryan could be one step closer to returning to the ring after a nearly four-month absence due to injury. On Thursday, the 34-year-old pro-wrestler disclosed to WFAN New York’s Boomer and Craig that he’d suffered a concussion and that his personal doctors have already cleared him for a return. But before fans stretch their arms […]
Georgia’s new beer laws (“The Beer Jobs Bill,” SB 63) went into effect at the beginning of the month, bringing us one step closer toward the simple business rights enjoyed by breweries in nearly every other state of the union. But ask yourself this: Do you really know how the law is impacting your favorite local brewer?
We are one step closer to answering the grand question of whether or not we're alone in the universe, NASA announced in a news conference Thursday. The agency presented the discovery of the first planet roughly the size of Earth orbiting a G2-type star, which is similar to our sun. Show More Summary
Rumors about a possible Space Jam 2 starring LeBron James have been floating around the interwebs for a long time. However, now there’s news that suggests the project is actually on the verge of happening. And not just because LeBron was in Trainwreck. On Wednesday, Warner Bros. Entertainment announced that they had signed a “content […]
One of Israel’s largest concentrated solar power project is now one step closer to commissioning, after its developers announced financial closure for the project. Project developer Abengoa has achieved financial closure for the 110Show More Summary
We’ve all forgotten Missouri State Rep. Paul Wieland, the Catholic patriarch so terrified of his own impotence that he and his wife Teresa sued the federal government to ensure that his wife and daughters would not have access to birth control covered by insurance. The inclusion, the Wielands argued, infringed on their religious freedom. Read more...