Aftershocks are hindering the search for earthquake survivors in Italy. Nearly three days after the quake, a key road is still blocked and many survivors have been forced into makeshift camps. As Seth Doane reports, there are concerns the hardest hit towns may never recover.
The physical start-up of the second power unit of Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant is scheduled for October 2024, the data on public procurement published by Russia's Rosatom state nuclear agency on Friday suggests.
YouTuber Alex J. O'Connor (a.k.a. CosmicSkeptic) has an excellent rebuttal to Dr. Frank Turek's classic -- and still awful -- apologist arguments about how God allows evil to occur, that good wouldn't exist without God, and how evil somehow "disproves atheism."
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Sometimes, a little horseplay is just what the doctor ordered. Just after lunch on an ordinary Tuesday, three children, all wearing pajamas covered in cartoon tigers, almost simultaneously left their hospital beds for an extraordinary event. Ten-year-old Anjanette Davis and 6-year-old Eli Huerta...
Ever since purchasing an Acer Chromebook 15 over a year ago, I’ve been smitten with it. The low power consumption, ease of use, and mobility of it makes it a dream come true for a writer like me, but is a Chromebook for everyone? In a word: No. Show More Summary
The United Way’s mission statement is pretty straightforward: It “improves lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good.” So how does that square with the decision by a New Mexico affiliate to raise money with a yearlong raffle of 108 sniper and...
Topic: Libraries “The library was a means [for the kings] to show off their wealth, their power, and mostly to show that they were the rightful heirs of Alexander the Great,” says Gaëlle Coqueugniot, an ancient history research associate at the University of Exeter. From The Fierce, Forgotten Library Wars of the Ancient World | Atlas Obscura Tweet
The 29-year-old Scot will face powerful Czech Lukas Rosol in the first round, having had a testy match against him in Munich last year. Andy Murray could face Gilles Simon in the third round.
LG Shows How HDR Brings Vivid Images to Life by Demonstrating Compatibility with Three Different HDR Formats LG Electronics (LG) has partnered with a number of high-profile broadcasters and content providers to demonstrate the power of HDR technology at the company’s IFA 2016 stand in Berlin. Show More Summary
It was Feb. 3, 1994. I sat nervously next to the Congressman Bill Archer, who would soon become chairman of the powerful U.S. House Ways & Means Committee. I was his press secretary, and we were fielding press calls. “Powerful” was a word that got used a lot for Archer’s influence on Washington’s biggest issues: [...]
As Seven of Nine is forced to adapt to human limitations, Kes continues to evolve into a more powerful state. Plot Summary:...
The mid-size pickup truck market is heating up with several new, compelling entrants in the last year. And — thanks to Chevy — starting later this year, the mid-size segment is getting both more powerful and more efficient. SEE ALSO:...Show More Summary
UnREAL–Lifetime's take on the inner workings of a dating reality show called Everlasting–could so easily have been a piece of lightweight fluff. Instead, its lead, Constance Zimmer, has helped to bring power and depth to the show's highly-skilled...Show More Summary
Bugatti has yet to go the way of the other hypercar makers of the world. By that, I mean no electron-drinking motors and banks of laptop batteries are installed to aid in the creation of tremendous power. The Bugatti Chiron, the French automaker's latest insane machine, is powered by a W-16 engine aided by a quartet of turbochargers. It's an...
Electronic components have become faster and faster over the years, thus making powerful computers and other technologies possible. Researchers have now investigated how fast electrons can ultimately be controlled with electric fields. Their insights are of importance for the petahertz electronics of the future.
Using the world's most powerful telescopes, an international team of astronomers has found a massive galaxy that consists almost entirely of dark matter.
As an integrative medicine physician, I stay current with scientific research relevant to patient health in my clinical practice. Over the past two decades, I began seeing an increasing incidence of hormonal and immune dysregulations in my patients. Show More Summary
Lexus used Sunday’s 2016 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in Monterey, California to show off its upcoming LC coupe. The version on show was the LC 500 V-8 model and on hand to talk about the car was chief engineer Koji Sato. There, he confirmed that the LC 500’s 5.0-liter V-8 would deliver 471 horsepower and 398 pound-feet of...
Hopes of finding more survivors from Italy’s powerful earthquake faded on Friday, with the death toll rising to 278 and the rescue operation in some of the stricken areas called off. Three days after the quake struck the mountainous heart of the country, sniffer dogs and emergency crews continued to scour the town of Amatrice, […]