Scientists at the Scripps Research Institute (ISRI) have come one step closer to replicating the primordial “RNA World,” the time four billion years ago believed to predate modern forms of life based on DNA and proteins. Scientists from IRSI, Professor Gerald E. Joyce, senior author of the...
Oklahoma voters are one step closer to deciding whether religious displays, like the Ten Commandments monument that stood on the Capitol grounds until last year, should be legal in the state.
great wall’s australian re-launch has moved one step closer with the arrival of the first steed utes. china’s best-selling ute brand will go on-sale next month with three dual-cab models – 4x4 diesel, 4x2 diesel and 4x2 petrol. great...Show More Summary
Progress on macOS Sierra took another step closer to a public launch today with the release of the seventh beta for both developers and public testers. The new beta comes just one week after the release of beta six. Testers can download the new build directly from the Mac App Store if you have the […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
The Broncos are giving Siemina a legitimate chance to win the starting job. We break down the fantasy implications. The Denver Broncos are one step closer to sorting out their quarterback competition. On Monday, head coach Gary Kubiak...Show More Summary
Undefeated rising star Errol "The Truth" Spence Jr. (21-0-, 18 KOs) moved one step closer to a world title as he delivered a thunderous sixth-round knockout of tough Italian contender Leonard "The Lion" [...] The post Errol Spence Jr. knockout Leonard Bundu in 6th appeared first on Boxing News 24.
One rebel group in Syria just denounced its terrorist ties, and its leaders are already trying to rehabilitate its image in the media. Jabhat al-Nusra's split from Al Qaeda is largely thought to be a public-relations move, and it could...Show More Summary
The Satanic Temple is one step closer to forming a chapter of its After School Satan Club at an elementary school in Utah.
Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have taken a big step toward the laboratory re-creation of the "RNA world," which is generally believed to have preceded modern life forms based on DNA and proteins."This is probably...Show More Summary
Do you like the Audi A7? Do you like Cadillac’s current design language? If you answered ‘yes’ to both, or maybe even just one, you’re probably going to love the Cadillac Escala concept. Read more...
Apple announced this week that it has moved one step closer towards its goal of being 100% renewable energy powered, with two big pieces of news. Not only are all Apple final assembly sites now zero waste compliant, but major supplier Lens Technology has agreed to run its Apple operations entirely on renewable energy. Show More Summary
Researchers from Cambridge have created a semiconductor so small that it blurs the line between electricity and light.
We might be one step closer to the vision of Internet-connected wireless implanted devices. University of Washington engineers have introduced a new way of communicating that allows devices such as brain implants, contact lenses, credit cards and smaller wearable electronics to talk to everyday devices such as smartphones and watches. read more
It’s a big challenge turning static sex dolls into interactive love robots, but scientists think they’re getting over that hump. Matt McMullen has been creating realistic-looking human dolls for sex since 1997. He tells 60 Second Docs...Show More Summary
Ever wished you had your own Knight Industries Two Thousand (KITT) car — you know, from Knight Rider? Make your dream one step closer to reality by building an LED scanner! Here’s the end result: What You Need There’s not a lot of parts...Show More Summary
Debating the merits of the player category for the Pro Football Hall of Fame is tricky enough. Figuring out which owners/founders/contributors — a category that contains only 22 members — belong in Canton proves to be quite difficult. Show More Summary
Marijuana has been illegal in the United States ever since it was discovered that hemp would threaten multiple industries. Everything is slowing changing, however, with more and more states making it legal to use for medical reasons and a few even legalizing for recreational use just like alcohol. Show More Summary
In the 1970s, Stephen Hawking made an audacious prediction that black holes aren’t totally black; they evaporate over time, emitting tiny amounts of radiation in the process. Now Israeli physicists have reported the strongest evidence to date that Hawking was right in a new paper in Nature Physics. Read more...
In late June I wrote about how Garuda Indonesia was hoping to launch flights to the US starting in 2017. That might seem pretty random, but for those of us who are airline product enthusiasts, Garuda Indonesia is known for their incredible...Show More Summary
HMD Global has hired a former Nokia executive to help kickstart its phone ambitions. HMD Global is a Finnish company that licensed the Nokia name with the intent of making Nokia-branded smartphones. Today HMD Global picked up Pekka Rantala, former CEO of Rovio, to serve as its Chief Marketing Officer. Show More Summary