The Nutrition Science Initiative was co-founded by Gary Taubes, one of the leading advocates of a low-carb/low-sugar diet. He argues that sugar is the real enemy in the American diet, not fat. I’ve been intrigued by this for a long time, and recently NSI teamed up with Stanford University and the National Institutes of Health to […]
Following the recent arrival in Brazil of test samples of the.40 S&W Glock Gen5 pistol that emerged as the winner of a competition to supply 5,000 units to PMESP – Polícia Militar do Estado de São Paulo (São Paulo State Military Police),...Show More Summary
Russia was initially banned from competing in this year’s Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang after investigators found its athletes had participated in an elaborate government-run doping scheme during the Sochi Winter Olympics. However, the International Olympic Committee ultimately relented, inviting 169 Russian athletes to compete at the games as “Olympic Athletes ... More »
The initial response to Trump’s infrastructure plan has been justifiably critical. Jennifer Rubin, my favorite conservative columnist, says the plan doesn’t pass the straight-face test. A good deal of it is designed to encourage privatization of infrastructure or to eliminate environmental safeguards for new projects. I want to focus on a different aspect of the […]
UK police are testing two hundred and fifty handheld devices which can fingerprint unknown persons and compare them to a database of 12 million records in under a minute (instead of an hour). Assuming the initial test goes off without...Show More Summary
Marine Corps Times: In a slight change to the grueling initial stage of the 13-week Infantry Officer Course, Marines will no longer be required to pass the Combat Endurance Test to move on. The Corps has come under criticism for what some have claimed to be unnecessarily high standards to graduate from the course. To […]
(This is a sponsored article.) Having undertaken initial user research and analyzed your research findings, the next phase of the design process is to apply what you’ve learned by developing a series of designs to test your assumptions. Show More Summary
IndyCar’s windscreen prototype made its on-track debut Thursday and it came away with mostly positive reviews.
After some initial testing, Twitter late last year officially upped the character limit on tweets from 140 characters to 280. In one fell swoop, Twitter changed the most defining feature of the service: brevity. Twitter's decision, as...Show More Summary
Gene-testing initiatives promise to shed light on what happened to thousands of babies taken from parents in the 1950s.
Space Exploration Technologies Corp. successfully launched the Falcon Heavy rocket on its initial test flight, marking another historic coup for founder Elon Musk.
Those in the PS4 firmware beta programme will get their hands on firmware update 5.50 today, and there’s a lot that needs testing. PS4 firmware 5.50, codenamed KEIJI, is the next major update for the console, and was initially announced back in January when Sony began taking sign-ups. Show More Summary
When Black Diamond released its first-ever batch of climbing shoes, only a third of the initial line was marketed to women
Kira Molina, 15, died Tuesday at an Atlanta hospital
Developers have been testing out Apple's ARKit 1.5 since the refreshed augmented reality platform saw release with iOS 11.3 beta last week, and a few early projects offer a glimpse into the technology's ability to detect vertical surfaces, images and more.
Google is in the initial testing stages of a new app called Bulletin, which allows users to publish hyperlocal news. The post Post Hyperlocal News Stories to Google With New ‘Bulletin’ App by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Rainforest QA, an on-demand software QA service, announced a $25 million Series B investment today. Silicon Valley Bank, Bessemer Venture Partners, Sutter Hill Capital, Rincon Ventures and Initialized Capital all participated in the round. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Initial tests in Nevada on a compact nuclear power system designed to sustain a long-duration NASA human mission on the inhospitable surface of Mars have been successful and a full-power run is scheduled for March, officials said on Thursday. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
According to a Greek website called Via Diplomacy, the Hellenic Armed Forces will test the Adcor Defence Adcor A-556 Elite rifles to evaluate the possibility of adoption. They have signed an initial agreement with Adcor Defense and Hellenic...Show More Summary
Boeing and SpaceX plan initial test flights this year of new spacecraft designed to carry astronauts