Ancient Mars lake had microbe-friendly conditions

This means that the water exhibited sharp chemical or physical differences in different parts of the lake. This evenly layered rock imaged in 2014 by the Mastcam on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover shows a pattern typical of a lake-floor sedimentary d... More..

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Game on! Cavaliers-Warriors open NBA Finals
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Game on! Cavaliers-Warriors open NBA Finals

Given their ability to spread the floor and score in transition, I'm going with Kevin Durant , Steph Curry and Golden State in six games. That sets the stage for the possibility of a ideal 16-0 run to ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Gergen: Kushner should take 'leave of absence'

But investigators are interested in learning more about Kushner's interaction with Gorkov, sources told CNN . It is even harder to justify allowing Kushner to remain in office without a full accounting of his ...More..

Nike Issues Statement on Donald Trump's Withdrawal from Paris Climate Deal
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Nike Issues Statement on Donald Trump's Withdrawal from Paris Climate Deal

Look at how other countries have responded. World leaders - at least in the immediate aftermath of Trump's announcement - say they're unwilling to renegotiate . The sentiment was also echoed by Apple , ...More..

Third Black-Hole Merger Proves (Yet Again) That Einstein Was Right
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Third Black-Hole Merger Proves (Yet Again) That Einstein Was Right

The first two waves generated by the merger of two black holes were detected in 2015. "We are moving in a substantial way away from novelty towards where we can seriously say we are developing black-hole a...More..

Massive craters found in the Arctic due to ancient methane explosions
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Massive craters found in the Arctic due to ancient methane explosions

Researchers have discovered hundreds of huge craters, with many over 3,000 feet wide, on the seafloor of the Arctic Ocean. Even though the craters were formed some 12,000 years ago, methane is still leakin...More..

India 'Committed To Paris Climate Agreement', Despite Donald Trump-led US Exit
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

India 'Committed To Paris Climate Agreement', Despite Donald Trump-led US Exit

Mr Bloomberg joins a growing list of politicians and business leaders to condemn Mr Trump's move. "On the other hand, climate action is unstoppable and I urge governments around the world to stay the course,...More..

Two more arrested as Manchester attack probe count reaches 11
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Two more arrested as Manchester attack probe count reaches 11

British officials say that have received assurances from USA authorities that confidential material will be protected. British police say they are evacuating residents around a house being searched in connect...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

What happens with Brexit if there's no clear victor of United Kingdom election?

Betting on this year's General Election as a whole has been a lot more popular compared to what we saw in 2015 and Oddschecker have witnessed nearly twice as more people coming to the site this time round com...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Ananya inspires us on her way to a national spelling title

Fun fact is that this is the consecutive 13th year that Indian kids are rocking out there. Like most of her predecessors, she honed her craft in highly competitive national bees that are limited to Indian-Ameri...More..

Celebrities lose £700m film partnership case
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Celebrities lose £700m film partnership case

Those investing in Ingenious had to put in at least £100,000 with the guarantee that they would be given tax breaks of 100% should any losses occur. In non-tax speak, this means that they were bona fide comme...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn: 'The future belongs to the youth - let's invest in them'

But perhaps the more hostile moments were particularly for the Labour leader, whose views on nuclear disarmament and unwillingness to use weapons if Britain was under attack was questioned by the audience...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

'Kushnergate' is a big fat nothing-burger

Dubke's departure comes as aides say Trump has grown increasingly frustrated by allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election and revelations of possible ties between his campaign and Moscow. It is even ...More..

Parker Solar Probe named as NASA's maiden mission to the Sun
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Parker Solar Probe named as NASA's maiden mission to the Sun

The findings will help answer questions about how stars work and improve space weather forecasting, NASA said. After earlier hints, NASA confirms its intentions to send its Solar Probe Plus (SPP) spac...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Bloomberg says USA does not need Washington to fulfil Paris agreement

Almost 4,000 miles away, Parisian Raphael Angeli said Trump's decision puts him at odds with many of his fellow citizens and much of the world. Instead, Trump sided with conservatives and his pro-fossil-fuel ...More..

Labour unveils Brexit team ahead of election
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Labour unveils Brexit team ahead of election

The Conservatives will leave the customs union and seek a "comprehensive free trade deal" to replace single market access. In practice, the threshold for a majority is around 323, because the Irish nationalis...More..

House committee issues subpoenas; Comey cleared to testify
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

House committee issues subpoenas; Comey cleared to testify

However, under Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, those agencies can collect information on a foreign target and "incidentally" collect communications by or about an American, without a w...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

As Trump exits Paris climate pact, other nations are defiant

The co-founder of the MIT program on climate change told The Associated Press that the administration was citing an outdated report , taken out of context. "That was done in the absence of the Paris agreem...More..

Construction begins on world's largest telescope in Chilean desert
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Construction begins on world's largest telescope in Chilean desert

The main reason for which the desert of Atacama was designated to embrace the world's super telescope is precisely due to its dry atmosphere. The Extremely Large Telescope has a main mirror that is abou...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Developer earnings from the App Store top $70 billion

Now, however, some estimate that Google's Android (that is, the official Google Play store plus other Android stores) may finally start to surpass Apple in revenues: figures from March from App Annie note tha...More..

Climate change tops terrorism as US concern
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Climate change tops terrorism as US concern

But, I am also hopeful. The move comes a day after Republican President Donald Trump announced he is withdrawing the United States from the agreement , a pact involving almost 200 nations aimed at ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Potbelly Corp (PBPB) Stake Lowered by Oxford Asset Management

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since May 31, 2016 and is uptrending. On Monday, July 11 the stock rating was upgraded by Howard Weil to "Outperform". Mufg Americas Hldgs holds 0% or 250 shares in its...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

IS claims Christian attacks as Egypt launches airstrikes

It was the latest assault directed at Egypt's increasingly embattled Christian minority, following two church bombings last month that killed more than 45, also claimed by the group. The group is said to be lin...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

U.S. states, cities and firms unite behind Paris accord

A letter from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and 21 other top Republican lawmakers in late May "reinforced Trump's instincts to withdraw" from the Paris agreement, Axios reported , but key administra...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Some US Cities And States Aren't Giving Up On The Paris Agreement

Even though Taiwan is not a signatory to the 2015 Paris agreement , as China tries to prevent it from attending global events, non-governmental organizations and government departments have taken part in act...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

All so difficult for Djokovic, easy for Nadal at French Open

Venus Williams continued to impress at her 20th Paris appearance, beating Japan's Kurumi Nara 6-3, 6-1. I'd like to know if when you have the positive attitude, good that I played five sets, but wouldn't y...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Macron trolls Trump after climate deal ditch with catchy slogan

There was a mix of dismay and anger across the world. "If the United States pulls out of Paris, it sets in motion potentially an acceleration of the original Paris prognosis we had, which is that this probabl...More..

World's largest aircraft exposed
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

World's largest aircraft exposed

And it has those 28 wheels. Microsoft co-founder and Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen has been hush-hush about the massive aircraft he's been constructing, but now it's finally ready for testing. "With a...More..

Man United on verge of £45.3m first summer signing
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Man United on verge of £45.3m first summer signing

Manchester United are close to agreeing a deal with £45m for Inter Milan forward Ivan Perisic , according to Italian outlet La Gazzetta dello Sport . The confirmation of Atletico Madrid's transfer ban mean...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Test Unit Appears with Android 7.1.1 Nougat

Pitched as comprehensive voice assistant tool designed to integrate across Samsung's product ecosystem, Bixby leverages AI technology to create a more personalized and intuitive smartphone experience. The des...More..