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Research Celebrate Earth Day by Marching for Science in St. Pete
Author: 0 Celebrate Earth Day by Marching for Science in St. Pete

Lydia Villa-Komaroff, a molecular cellular biologist and honorary national co-chair of the March for Science , said the problem is not new, and that federal support for research has been declining since the 1960s. At about 2 p.m., attendees will march toward the U.S. Capitol. Trump and his team, including Scott Pruitt , the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency who has challenged scientific findings showing a connection between human activity and global warming, are being ...

Research Life on Saturn's moon?
Author: 0 Life on Saturn's moon?

Enceladus is Saturn's sixth largest moon, was discovered in 1789 and is 1.272 billion kilometers (0.790 billion miles) away from Earth. Thanks to Cassini , organic chemicals-carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, oxygen, phosphorus and sulfur-which are the basic building blocks of life , were seen spraying forth from the "tiger stripe" cracks on the cold surface of the moon.

Research Soyuz Space Capsule Carrying American, Russian Blasts off
Author: 0 Soyuz Space Capsule Carrying American, Russian Blasts off

Expedition 51 crewmembers Fyodor Yurchikhin of Roscosmos (left) and Jack Fischer of NASA (right) answer questions from the press at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Facility in Star City, Russia. Fischer, a first-time space flier, and Yurchikhin, a veteran of four spaceflights, will spend more than 4 months aboard the orbiting laboratory before returning to Earth in early September.

Author: 0 LG sees best first quarter for almost eight years

Expectations for the second-quarter profit are running high on the release of its new flagship smartphone Galaxy S8 . The heir to the huge Samsung business empire appeared in court Friday (Apr 7) at the start of his trial for embezzlement and perjury, part of a corruption scandal that brought down South Korea's president.

Research Qualcomm Waiting to See If Apple Suppliers Hold Back Royalties
Author: 0 Qualcomm Waiting to See If Apple Suppliers Hold Back Royalties

The San Diego-based chipset manufacturer has just posted the results of their second fiscal quarter for the year, and alongside the $5 Billion in GAAP, the company notes that they also hit $6 Billion in non-GAAP revenues as well as $0.50 in GAAP EPS and $1.34 for non-GAAP EPS or, Earnings Per Share.

Research Australia scraps visa for skilled foreign workers
Author: 0 Australia scraps visa for skilled foreign workers

The Subclass 457 Visa will be abolished and replaced with the Temporary Skill Shortage Visa . The aim, according to the government, is to give Australian workers first priority for local jobs, while still allowing businesses to temporarily take on skilled workers from overseas if local skills shortages would otherwise mean going without.

Research Microsoft Edition Samsung Galaxy S8 to launch on April 21
Author: 0 Microsoft Edition Samsung Galaxy S8 to launch on April 21

Samsung is basically saying, if this is truly a flagship phone, then let's fill up the Samsung Galaxy S8 with more features than anyone can think of. The Galaxy S8 is finally official , and I have to say it's an unbelievable device. But the first of the measures on that list - the facial recognition system - has been shown to be less than secure.

Research Apple Self-Driving Car Project is Alive
Author: 0 Apple Self-Driving Car Project is Alive

Building a self-driving auto from the ground up is also very expensive , and marketing such a product would also be new to Apple , Bajarin adds. The country's largest automaker by sales is testing more than 50 autonomous Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicles on public roads in San Francisco, the Detroit metropolitan area and Scottsdale, Arizona.

Author: 0 US tells North Korea: We don't want a fight, don't start one

The statement, which was tabled by the U.S., would also tell North Korea not to conduct further nuclear tests. Diplomats who spoke on condition of anonymity appeared surprised that Russian Federation would block condemnation that China, Pyongyang's ally, had been willing to support.

Author: 0 Palestinians in Israeli Jails begin Hunger Strike

Barghouthi is to be "prosecuted in a discipline court " as punishment for his op-ed published by the New York Times on Monday, where he described the daily struggle of Palestinian political prisoners in Israeli prisons and the ambition behind the hunger strike, the statement said.

Research Nearby earth-like planet may be just right for life
Author: 0 Nearby earth-like planet may be just right for life

Its star also emits less radiation than many other red dwarfs, making the planet more likely to have preserved an atmosphere. LHS 1140b orbits in the HZ of its parent star, which is an important tick in the "can-host-liquid-water" column, but there are a myriad of other factors that could prevent the world from maintaining the vital asset.

Research Yahoo! Reports Earnings for the Last Time
Author: 0 Yahoo! Reports Earnings for the Last Time

Bank of Montreal Can increased its position in Yahoo! by 52.8% in the first quarter. (NASDAQ:YHOO)'s Buy count is 1 and Strong Buy is 7 while the number of analysts recommending Sell and Strong Sell are 0 and 13, respectively. During the quarter, Yahoo's search revenues (including TAC) grew by 90% to $745 million after considering the change in revenue presentation contribution of $304 million.

Research Malaysia Airlines signs up for minute-by-minute plane tracking
Author: 0 Malaysia Airlines signs up for minute-by-minute plane tracking

MH370 vanished from radar during a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing and is believed to have crashed in the Indian Ocean. In an unprecedented move, Malaysia Airlines will soon become the first in the commercial aviation industry to track its fleet of planes via satellite.

Author: 0 NASA offers first live 360 stream of rocket launch

The Cygnus spacecraft is loaded with 7,626 pounds (3,459 kilograms) of crew supplies, hardware and dozens of experiments aimed at studying fire, growing food and cancer therapies. The launch was first scheduled to blast-off on March 24, and then it slipped from Marc 24 to March 27, and finally to programmed for 18th April. "The crew, of course, is always very anxious to see what comes up in the Cygnus spacecraft ", said Frank Culbertson, a former station astronaut who leads Orbital ...

Research Suspect in death of Google worker held on USD 10M bail
Author: 0 Suspect in death of Google worker held on USD 10M bail

Worcester Assistant District Attorney Jeffrey Travers said that mobile phone data shows that Mr Ortiz had been in that area on the date of the murder, and that he had not been working at the time. Marcotte's cousins, Caroline Tocci and Steve Vittorioso, told ABC News they weren't surprised that the 27-year-old helped catch her own alleged killer by getting his DNA.

Research Saudi officers killed in helicopter crash in Yemen
Author: 0 Saudi officers killed in helicopter crash in Yemen

Defense Secretary James Mattis said Tuesday that North Korea is hoping to "provoke" the global community with its recent ballistic missile tests. Mattis did not identify the type of missile but said it was not of intercontinental range, meaning it could not reach USA territory.

Research NASA providing 1st live 360-degree view of rocket launch
Author: 0 NASA providing 1st live 360-degree view of rocket launch

The 191-foot (58-meter) Atlas V lifted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida at 11:11 a.m. EDT (1511 GMT), blazing through partly cloudy skies as it headed out over the Atlantic Ocean. Once Cygnus departs the space station, the spacecraft will execute three secondary OA-7 missions . At that point, flight controllers at the Johnson Space Center in Houston will take over to pull the Cygnus in for berthing at the Earth-facing port of the central Unity module.

Author: 0 Saturn's Moon Enceladus Could Have Conditions for Life

The findings from the Cassini mission reveal that almost all of these ingredients have been detected on Enceladus, except for phosphorous and sulfur. Image: Is this the only place beyond Earth with the conditions for life? The team suggests that this phenomenon is a chemical effect of interactions between the rocky core and warm water from the underground ocean of the moon.

Author: 0 Samsung forecasts best quarterly profit in over three years as chips soar

Several experts on the Korean legal system told The Wall Street Journal that a prison sentence of at least three years is highly likely if Lee is convicted, but it could be significantly longer if he is found guilty of all charges. Even as the Samsung de facto leader and four other executives face corruption charges, the latest earnings preview showed the company's business is thriving.

Author: 0 Space station supply ship at launch pad honors John Glenn

The broadcast of the launch is in coordination with United Launch Alliance ( ULA ) and Orbital ATK . Orbital ATK's Cygnus spacecraft launched atop a ULA Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex 41, at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.

Author: 0 People Won't Fly United If Another Airline Has An Identical Flight

Customers on Delta Airlines flights will be entitled to up to a little under $10,000 in compensation for giving up seats on overbooked flights after a change in policy following the controversy caused by the removal of a passenger from a United Airlines flight last weekend.

Author: 0 Apple granted DMV Permit for Self-driving Vehicles in California

This week, Apple was granted a permit for the testing of its autonomous vehicle , or self-drive auto, in California. Patrick Moorhead, an analyst with Moor Insights & Strategy, said , "This [the permit] absolutely verifies that they are going to do something in this space".

Research On drug policy, one Trump administration official stands apart
Author: 0 On drug policy, one Trump administration official stands apart

Kelly's delegitimizing of marijuana as "not a factor in the drug world" seems to fuel recent criticism of inconsistencies in the Trump administration. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. . Immigrants could also buy marijuana in states like Colorado and Washington and transport it to another state that has not eased its marijuana laws.

Research Microsoft Once Again Claims Edge Provides Better Battery Life Than Google Chrome
Author: 0 Microsoft Once Again Claims Edge Provides Better Battery Life Than Google Chrome

A lack of control over when Windows 10 automatically downloads and installs updates has been one of the biggest complaints about the operating system since it came out. Microsoft's mobile stint with the Windows Phone platform did not yield the company the kind of response it was looking for. And that brings us to the second qualifier: Even though the Windows Store now offers some Win32 apps, that doesn't necessarily mean the CouldBook will run them.

Research Elite men, bulk of field start Boston Marathon
Author: 0 Elite men, bulk of field start Boston Marathon

Rupp, the Olympic bronze medallist in the event, finished second in his first big-city American marathon in 2:09:58 and Suguru Osako of Japan was third in 2:10:28. Desi Linden, who was second in Boston by 2 seconds in 2011, finished fourth - the first time since 1991 that two US women have finished in the top four.

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