Science

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:09

NASA is looking for a planetary protection officer to shield this mortal coil from alien lifeforms that might find their way to Earth, as well as protecting extra-terrestrials from humans. CNBC reports that the lucky person will be one of only two PPOs in the world; the other works for the European Space Agency. Leads planning and coordination of activities related to NASA mission planetary protection needs.

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:06

This year's Earth Overshoot Day is earlier than ever. It means humanity will be living on "credit" for the rest of the year. Food offers many opportunities because it makes up 26 percent of the global footprint. Earth Overshoot Day is regularly computed by GFN, and supported by a number of other environmental organizations around the world, which are also concerned with the problem of over-consumption, such as WWF .

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:00

The two significant VPN providers, Star VPN and Express VPN, stated on Saturday that Apple told them the recent development that takes their services away from China . It is not yet clear how the latest drive to regulate VPNs will play out. In the earnings call , Cook placed most of the blame for Greater China's decline in revenue to Hong Kong.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:49

This cosmic coincidence results from the fact that the sun is 400 times larger than the moon and 400 times farther away - meaning the two bodies appear nearly identical in size as seen from Earth. Yes, you can safely look at the sun without your eclipse glasses during the 2 minutes and 15 seconds of totality, but only during that time. The eclipse will be a spectacular event only if the sky is clear.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:28

Now Asus has revealed through its official site and social media channels including Facebook and Instagram that it will be holding a ZenFone 4 launch event on August 17 in Taiwan. The smartphone comes in Black, Gold and Pink colour variants. We have even seen a number of leaks suggesting that there will be total five members for the Asus Zenfone 4 family.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:21

To recall, Skype has also redesigned its app for Android and iOS, bringing the interface closer to the popular apps like Facebook Messenger and Snapchat. PayPal handles the money transfers and usually within moments, your money is on its way. Skype said both the sender and recipient must reside in one of these countries, but noted currency exchange is not a problem.

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:38

NASA scientists have discovered an object that may be the first known moon outside our Solar system. For the regular satellites of Jupiter , the Galilean moons are thought to have condensed out of a circumplanetary disk, akin to planet formation within a protoplanetary disk (Canup & Ward 2002).

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:34

The system software update doesn't appear to be a ideal fix though, and that further steps may be necessary. The whole process could-but let's hope actually doesn't-take several hours. We'll update this story in the next 24 hours after repeated battery charges to see if things improve. Afterward, disconnect the AC adapter and allow the console to display the HOME Menu for approximately three to four hours.

by | August 02, 2017 | 02:07

James Investment Research Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU ) during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. FIAT CHRYSLER AUTOMOBILES (BIT:FCA) has risen 5.54% since July 31, 2016 and is uptrending. FCAU has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.

by | August 02, 2017 | 01:56

And we hope that at some point they will begin to understand that and we would like to sit and have a dialog with them". Trump has repeatedly urged China to rein in its recalcitrant neighbour, but Beijing insists dialogue is the only practical way forward.

by | August 02, 2017 | 01:51

He's got that unusual staring-off-into-space look, and he gave off those completely weirdo vibes when "talking" to Sansa . Bran and Sansa Stark were reunited and the world felt like a lovely place for five minutes. He's got the title but hasn't had thousands of years of sitting in a cave looking through time. 'The Three Eyed Raven taught me, ' Bran replied. Shocked, Sansa gets up and heads back to the castle.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:55

The phone could further come with 64GB internal storage with usable available storage of up to 51GB according to the listing. About the internal specs, the alleged Nokia 8 could be powered by Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 835 processor paired with Adreno 540 GPU and about 4GB of RAM.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:54

Measuring between 30 and 100 feet , roughly the same size as the asteroid that exploded over Chelyabinsk, Russia , on February 15, 2013, TC4 was discovered by the Pan-STARRS 1 telescope on October 5, 2012, at Haleakala Observatory on Maui, Hawaii.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:32

The developer has confirmed that these events have been postponed "to guarantee the best possible gameplay experience for European trainers". The Japanese event also due to take place in August is still going ahead as planned, along with the events planned for September in Germany and France .

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:20

Facebook researchers discovered their artificial intelligences had created new languages that humans couldn't eavesdrop on, opting to block the clandestine chats rather than let them flourish. Bob says: " i can i i everything else " followed by a series of full stops, to which Alice replies " balls have zero to me to me to me to me to me to me to me to me to ".

by | August 01, 2017 | 23:03

Fortunately for Spotify , uploading a podcast to one more, in this case very significant, platform is not necessarily a tough ask. "And they're making progress". So far, the company has commissioned and also partnered with other media companies for a series of podcasts about music. Spotify will also begin a new campaign to lure in more users to its podcast offerings.

by | August 01, 2017 | 23:01

We'll add them in as they become ready. In a blog post published on Monday, Mojang's Marsh Davies announced that the cross-platform beta has started to roll out for Windows 10 PCs and Android devices. If it is taking a long time, double check you are using the same account that owns your copy of the game. When you click the link, please make sure you are logged in to the Play Store with the same email address you used to purchased the game or you won't see the beta testing updates.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:59

The new paper focuses instead on three quantities that underpin the scenarios for future emissions: total world population, gross domestic product per person and the amount of carbon emitted for each dollar of economic activity, known as carbon intensity.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:57

Back in March , Microsoft changed its mind about what to do with its SwiftKey virtual keyboard apps for Android and iOS, which the company acquired a year ago. SwiftKey is now Microsoft's recommended, and only, keyboard for Android and iOS. You can download the universal SwiftKey Keyboard on the App Store.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:57

The GT's new and optional active exhaust system will include a Quiet mode. Going forward, all the GTs (with the exhaust option) get a "quiet" mode for street driving AND a "Good Neighbor" mode , turning down the 460-hp V8's volume to a boring roar on startup.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:42

The Chinese troopers had crossed over into Barahoti on July 25 and went back after they were halted by the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP). Barahoti is an 80 sq km sloping pasture about 140 km from the Uttarakhand capital Dehradun. They said transgressions occur due to differing perceptions of Line of Actual Control (LAC) by the two sides. In 1958, India and China listed Barahoti as a disputed area where neither side would send troops.

by | July 31, 2017 | 04:08

Although the phone won't be unveiled before August 31 in Berlin, Android Authority reports that LG is planning to start selling the V30 starting September 28 in the United States following pre-order openings on September 17. Speculations hint that the LG V30 may cost around $700 in the U.S. For Samsung, this is the Note range, for Huawei, it's their Mate line, and for LG, it's becoming the V range.

by | July 31, 2017 | 01:09

It's worth mentioning that the developer did offer refunds for all tickets, as well as giving $100 worth of credit to spend in the game . A promotional photo for " Pokemon GO's " Safari event. This isn't a matter of a simple walk in the park. Since Pokemon GO Fest was rife with troubles , Niantic has taken steps to ensure things aren't repeated in Europe.

by | July 31, 2017 | 00:33

However, Wenger clarified that the forward is simply suffering from the flu and is now expected to join the club's pre-season preparations next week, instead of on Sunday as previously planned. What is the future of the club, what's going on, what's happening, it has great uncertainty. "For me, it's a no-brainer: you've got to let him go, get the money and move on".

by | July 31, 2017 | 00:28

Jose Felix Pineda, 39, a lawyer running in the election, was shot in his home on Saturday night, a senior Venezuelan minister said. Ricardo Campos, a youth secretary with the opposition Acción Democrática party, was shot dead during a protest, the head of the national assembly said.