- Brazilian President Defends Decision To Host 2014 World Cup
June 11 2014 2:51 AM
A recent survey showed that nearly 60 percent of Brazilians are against their country's decision to host the soccer World Cup.
- Autism Care Costs Can Exceed $2M Over A Lifetime
June 10 2014 8:22 AM
The study was based on a CDC estimate that there are more than 3.5 million Americans with some form of autism.
- Hidden Volcanoes Are Melting Glaciers In Western Antarctica
June 10 2014 6:05 AM
The collapse of the Thwaites Glacier could lead to an increase of up to 6.5 feet in global sea level, researchers say.
- Germany’s Biggest Bank Picks England To Win The World Cup
June 10 2014 3:24 AM
Deutsche Bank analysts devised a computer model that picked England as the winner while Brazil emerges as the favorite in most predictions.
- Human Face Evolved To Take A Punch
June 09 2014 8:05 AM
The study also throws light on the debate over whether early humans were violent.
- Amazon Set To Enter PayPal’s Turf
June 09 2014 6:37 AM
Amazon has reportedly been working on the new service for several months with various start-ups.
- Sony Beats Nintendo In Console Sales After 8 Years
June 09 2014 3:51 AM
Sony, Nintendo and Microsoft are expected to announce new game titles this week, alongside the E3 gaming expo in Los Angeles.
- Rats Regret Doing The Wrong Thing, Just Like Most Humans
June 09 2014 1:49 AM
Other mammals may also have the ability to feel regret because they have brain structures similar to those of rats and humans.
- Asteroid To Safely Pass Earth On Sunday
June 07 2014 11:51 AM
The 2014 HQ124 is classified as a “potentially hazardous asteroid” based on its size and distance from Earth.
- Laser Carries A Video Message From Space
June 07 2014 11:35 AM
The 148-second video transmission reached a maximum data transmission rate of 50 megabits per second.
- Relatives Take Matters Into Own Hands To Find MH370
June 06 2014 8:16 AM
Some relatives of the missing passengers believe that officials responsible for the search have concealed the truth about the missing jet.
- Moon Was The Result Of A Catastrophic Collision: Study
June 06 2014 6:46 AM
The study suggests remnants of Theia accounts for nearly 40 percent of the moon’s composition while the Earth is responsible for the rest.
- NASA's Orion Ready To Beat The Heat
June 06 2014 3:50 AM
The heat shield is made of a coating called Avcoat, which prevents the transfer of extreme temperatures to the spacecraft’s crew module.
- Mysterious Drone-Passenger Jet Encounter Reveals Regulatory Gaps
June 06 2014 2:24 AM
The FAA’s account of the incident has been criticized as an effort to justify its restrictions on using unmanned aircraft for private use.
- WWF Says Mekong Region Home To Hundreds Of New Species
June 05 2014 7:59 AM
The report highlights 15 species out of the 367 newly discovered ones in the Greater Mekong region.
- E-Commerce Giant Alibaba Forays Into Soccer
June 05 2014 6:25 AM
The move comes at a time when Alibaba and its partners are exploring ways to expand beyond the company’s core e-commerce business.
- Some Supernovas Created By ‘Cosmic Zombies’
June 05 2014 3:56 AM
The new findings are expected to help researchers better understand how powerful supernova explosions occur in the universe.
- GM To Clear Top Brass In Recall Controversy: Report
June 05 2014 2:33 AM
CEO Mary Barra is expected to present the findings of the investigation on Thursday.
- Odds Are You're Probably Not Going To Buy A PC This Year
June 04 2014 8:27 AM
Worldwide shipments of PCs are expected to drop by 6 percent in 2014 as emerging markets continue to shy away from the machines.
- Huge Ancient Deep-Dwelling Croc Gets A Name
June 04 2014 7:18 AM
The new findings are expected to help scientists better understand how present-day crocodiles adapt to changing environments.