Russia from Above: A Glimpse at a Vast Landscape
A bird's-eye view provides a glimpse of Russia in all its diverse glory
How Would Just 2 Degrees of Warming Change the Planet?
The Earth is home to a range of climates, from the scorching dunes of the Sahara to the freezing ridges of Antarctica. Given this diversity, why are climate ...
Virgin Galactic Aims to Fly Space Tourists in 2018, CEO Says
Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is on track to begin commercial passenger spaceflights before the end of 2018, the company's chief executive said.
Fox experiment is replaying domestication in fast-forward
How to Tame a Fox recounts a nearly 60-year experiment in Russia to domesticate silver foxes.
New Human Rights for the Age of Neuroscience?
Do we have a human right to the privacy of our brain activity? Is "cognitive liberty" the foundation of all freedom? An interesting new paper by Swiss resear...
Ancient carvings show comet hit Earth and triggered mini ...
Headless human and animal symbols carved into stone in Turkey tell the story of a devastating comet impact that triggered a mini ice age more than 13,000 yea...
Review: Coal terminal would boost global climate-warming gas
A coal-export terminal proposed in Washington state would increase cancer risks for some residents, make rail accidents more likely and add millions of metri...
2nd company shuts oil, gas wells after fatal Colorado blast
A second petroleum company said it would shut down and inspect wells after a fatal house explosion near a gas well in Colorado, although investigators have n...
Gadgets: Gifts for your No. 1 grad
It's the time of year to reward graduates, many of whom will hit the real world. Here are some tech gift suggestions of useful gadgets for everyday life and ...
Soul-searching scientists struggle to get message across
"We mortals do not understand you." That's the heartfelt cry from former UN climate chief Christiana Figueres, pleading with scientists to use everyday langu...
Powerful quake rouses people from sleep in south Philippines
A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.2 struck off a southern Philippine province Saturday and prompted a local tsunami warning, but there were no imme...
Hacker threatens to release stolen copies of Netflix series
A hacker claims to have stolen the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black," and is asking for an unspecified ransom to not release ...
US NSA spy agency halts controversial email sweep
The National Security Agency announced Friday it would end its controversial practice of sweeping up any email or text message an American exchanges with som...
SpaceX to launch classified US govt payload Sunday
SpaceX on Sunday is scheduled to make its first military launch, with a classified payload for the National Reconnaissance Office, which makes and operates s...
NASA eyes intensifying Tropical Cyclone Frances
Two NASA satellites provided forecasters in Australia with visible and rainfall data as Tropical Cyclone Frances strengthened in the western Timor Sea. NASA'...
When bridges collapse: Researchers study whether we're un...
The United States is considering a $1 trillion budget proposal to update infrastructure, including its crumbling bridges. An obstacle to spending the money w...
Study finds bonobos may be better representation of the l...
A new study examining the muscular system of bonobos provides firsthand evidence that the rare great ape species may be more closely linked, anatomically, to...
NASA selects ASU's 'ShadowCam' to fly on Korea Pathfinder...
NASA has selected an instrument developed by Mark Robinson of ASU's School of Earth and Space Exploration (SESE) and Malin Space Science Systems (MSSS) to ma...
The Electric Lilium Jet Hints at Future Air Taxis
The old science fiction fantasy of a flying car that both drives on the ground and flies in the air is unlikely to revolutionize daily commutes. Instead, Sil...
Check out this building that was 3-D-printed by a robot
The future of construction just got a little bit more real. Researchers at MIT have created a mobile robot that can 3-D-print an entire building in a matter ...
Food Service Supervisor -Subway Silverado
Calgary, AB Alma Armada & Company Ltd. Terms of Employment:    Permanent Full Time, Day, Evening, Weekend, Shift, Morning Salary:  $14.35 hour...
Food Service Supervisor -Marble Slab Creamery Chinook
Calgary, AB Alma Armada & Company Ltd. Terms of Employment:    Permanent Full Time, Day, Evening, Weekend Salary:  $14.35 hourly for 40 hours ...
Marvel at the images from Cassini’s first Grand Finale orbit
The Cassini spacecraft is beginning its final set of daring orbits with breathtaking images of the Saturn system and rings
Robots, high-tech tools join battle against invasive species
WASHINGTON (AP) — A robot zaps and vacuums up venomous lionfish in Bermuda. A helicopter pelts Guam's trees with poison-baited dead mice to fight the voracio...
Testosterone makes men less likely to question their impu...
Testosterone makes men less likely to realize when they're wrong, a new study shows. The researchers found that men given doses of testosterone performed mor...
Does Keeping Salaries Secret Hurt Team Performance?
New research suggests that keeping salaries secret can stifle employee motivation and performance... More
Lungs enlist immune cells to fight infections in capillaries
Immune cells in the lungs provide a rapid counterattack to bloodstream infections, a new study in mice finds.
Long-term fate of tropical forests may not be as dire as ...
Tropical rainforests are often described as the "lungs of the earth," able to inhale carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and exhale oxygen in return. The fast...
With unique data, researchers track the effect of Brazil'...
The Brazilian state of Mato Grosso produces enough soybeans to be the equivalent of Iowa and Illinois put together. But it also plays home to lush Amazon rai...
Hybrid circuits can increase computational power of chaos...
New research from North Carolina State University has found that combining digital and analog components in nonlinear, chaos-based integrated circuits can im...
PowerPoint and LED projector enable new technique for sel...
Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Peking University have found a new use for the ubiquitous PowerPoint slide: Producing self-folding thr...
New organic lasers one step closer to reality
New research could make lasers emitting a wide range of colors more accessible and open new applications from communications and sensing to displays.
Discovery of a facile process for H2 production using amm...
Hydrogen (H2) has attracted considerable attention as a clean energy source because the only by-product of its reaction with oxygen is water, and high effici...
Trump moves to lift bans on Arctic drilling
US President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at lifting bans on drilling for oil and gas in offshore Arctic and Atlantic areas, saying it would ...
Modern metabolic science yields better way to calculate i...
The air we breathe out can help us improve the quality of the air we breathe in.
Plague bacteria take refuge in amoebae
Yersinia pestis, the bacterium that causes bubonic plague, can survive within the ubiquitous soil protozoan, the amoeba, by producing proteins that protect a...
The first true-color images of Saturn taken during Cassin...
We've already been treated to spectacular black and white closeup images of Saturn, beamed home to Earth by the Cassini spacecraft after it dove between the ...
Nerve cell miswiring linked to depression
A gene helps nerve cell axons extend to parts of the brain to deliver serotonin, a brain chemical associated with depression.
Addicted to love? Craving comes in two forms, and both ca...
The idea that people can be addicted to love is contentious, but a review of 64 studies found evidence for two different but harmful forms of this condition
Food Service Supervisor -Kernel's Popcorn
Calgary, AB Alma Armada & Company Ltd. Terms of Employment:    Permanent Full Time, Day, Evening, Weekend Salary:  $14.35 hourly for 40 hours ...
Recluse Spiders Have the Only Self-Powered Silk Spinners
Even if you detest spiders—even if a photo of one makes you recoil from your screen—pause for a moment and consider the sheer machinery of these creatures. T...
Ocean acidification may hamper food web’s nitrogen-fixing...
A new look at marine Trichodesmium microbes suggests trouble for nitrogen fixation in an acidifying ocean.
DIY gun control: The people taking matters into their own...
With the Trump administration stripping away firearms legislation, can citizen scientists and technologists rein in the excesses of US gun culture?
Visit Prehistoric Scotland With A Couple Clicks
A recently released app featuring the latest research on prehistoric Scotland's hillforts gets you close to the archaeological action with drone footage, 3D ...
Goya's Mystery Illness: Nearly 200 Years Later, Docs Have...
The famous Spanish painter Francisco Goya suffered a mysterious illness and lost his hearing in 1793, and now experts may have figured out why.
Supervisor, Cleaning and Maintenance -Holiday Inn Express...
Calgary, AB Alma Armada & Company Ltd. Terms of Employment:    Permanent Full Time, Day, Evening, Weekend Salary:  $25.00 hourly for 40 hours ...
New Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines Don't Go Far Eno...
Do the new guidelines about screening for prostate cancer go far enough?
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