New York City has an untapped resource for renewable energy: its reservoirs. Across the world, farms, power companies and businesses have begun to... To view the full story, click the title link.
The California Department of Public Health is reporting that a Northern California man has been diagnosed with hantavirus after rodent exposure. The warning, posted Tuesday, reminds the public that rodents and other animals can easily contaminate food and food preparation surfaces with the hantavirus and plague. Show More Summary
The last time Bruce Arena and Theodore Whitmore faced each other across a soccer field, Arena was two games into his second stint as coach of the U.S. national team and Whitmore was three games into his second stretch as Jamaica’s manager. That was five months ago and a lot has changed since then....
Over the past few years, it seems we’ve seen a high number of former NFL players struggling during their post-career lives as the effects of head trauma begin to take its toll on them. Most deal with it, while others have tragically committed suicide. CTE. We’ve all heard about this disease for years now and […]
The Palo Alto–based firm Nauto, which retrofits vehicle fleets with networked safety camera-equipped devices, amongst other things, has raised $159 million in a Series B round led by SoftBank and Reid Hoffman at Greylock Nauto Raises...Show More Summary
CNN, along with many other major media outlets all across the world, has covered the Damond shooting in great detail.
Other past high-profile victims of the pranksters include musician Sir Elton John.
Pain sensitivity associated with alcohol withdrawal may activate the same brain region in both drinking and non-drinking mice, finds a study.
Summary: The sun is setting on SnappyTV, Twitter’s video-editing tool that allows TV networks and other publishers to cut and share TV clips on Twitter, Facebook and other platforms. In its place, Twitter will offer a new video-editing software inside its growing Twitter Media Studio product for media companies...
TAKE A BOW, DNC-MSM: Last night, the Boy Scouts became the Hitler Youth. Today, Sean T. Collins, a freelancer who has written for the New York Times, Rolling Stone, Wired, and the New York Observer among other publications, declares “The world would be a better place if McCain died in Vietnam,” in a since-deleted tweet, […]
My first week on the trail, I met a hiker sketching the surrounding scene in a shelter. She was peering off into the gray rain, sitting quietly to herself, and maintained this composed coolness that I’ve always admired in others (I’m more like an excited puppy in my demeanor). Show More Summary
What if Rocket League and other modern games were made using 1998 technology? This YouTuber has the answer.
- track is smart enough to keep Mario and his competitors on the road - players shoot virtual hazards at each other. - you can turn on "RC Mode" to go off-road - plays sounds during a race, including the same tones you hear in-game -...Show More Summary
Mint matters and JFK won't really grow soon. But the loyalty program will. Plus a few other interesting bits from today's JetBlue earnings call. The post Six useful takeaways from the JetBlue Q2 ’17 earnings call appeared first on Wandering Aramean.
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My mother had a stroke six months ago. Her mobility has returned to near normal. She can read and understands others when they speak. But she has a lot of difficulty talking, often struggling to find the words she wants to say. She’s frustrated but refuses to go to speech therapy. She […]
Now that they’re in full control, GOP defense hawks yearn to raise funding for the military by tens of billions of dollars but there's one little snag: the spending caps their own members insisted on passing in 2011. Politico writes: Bills...Show More Summary
By Scott Gilfoid: A rematch between David Haye and Tony Bellew is in the works for December, but the fight is still very much up in the air. Whether Bellew and Haye face each other again will come down to the split of the green stuff. Show More Summary
Christopher A. Preble Security, Americas Mattis believes strongly in the need for a BRAC, as do other Pentagon officials. There is a dispute brewing between House Armed Service Committee (HASC) Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) and others...Show More Summary
Saints Row is more than a GTA clone, and now you can have it for very little money – along with a stack of other weird and wonderful things. Humble Bundle and Deep Silver have teamed up again for a new thrifty offer, which for some reason is called the Saints Row Humble Bundle despite […]
EVP of Marvel Television Jeph Loeb doesn't think Frank Castle meshes well with the other Defenders.