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SpaceX: Musk's 'Mars ship' prototype aces 150m test flight

Science & Nature - 3 hours 23 min ago
A prototype of the engine for SpaceX's next-generation Starship vehicle has made a 150m test "hop".

Beirut explosion: What is ammonium nitrate and how dangerous is it?

Science & Nature - 3 hours 41 min ago
Ammonium nitrate has been blamed for a deadly explosion in Beirut, but what exactly is the chemical?

'Who's the Boss?' reboot confirmed by Tony Danza and Alyssa Milano

Entertainment - 4 hours 4 min ago
We are waiting on you, Judith Light.

Climate change: Satellites find new colonies of Emperor penguins

Science & Nature - Wed, 08/05/2020 - 00:26
A search from space discovers new colonies of the Antarctic bird that has an uncertain future.

Don't demolish old buildings, urge architects

Science & Nature - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 23:52
Knocking down defunct structures sends a wrecking ball through carbon targets, architects say.

Is noise pollution killing whales and dolphins?

Science & Nature - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 23:05
Dr Maria Morell studies their ears to discover if hearing damage led to their death.

SpaceX: Nasa crew describe rumbles and jolts of return to Earth

Science & Nature - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 22:59
Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley describe returning to Earth from the ISS in SpaceX's vehicle.

Videos show moment of massive Beirut blast

World - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 22:23
A large explosion ripped through the Lebanese capital Beirut, injuring people and smashing windows in buildings across the city.

Harry Shearer appears critical of 'Simpsons' decision to stop White actors voicing non-White characters

Entertainment - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 21:59
Harry Shearer voices multiple characters on "The Simpsons" -- including a Black doctor -- and has some thoughts about White actors voicing non-White characters on the long-running animated series.

N Korea's work on nuclear weapons includes 'miniaturized' devices: report

World - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 21:22
North Korea is continuing work on its nuclear program and several countries believe Pyongyang has made gains in producing ballistic missiles with small nuclear devices attached, according to a confidential United Nations (UN) report, a UN diplomat told CNN.

The Fortune 500 now has a record number of female CEOS: A whopping 38

World - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 20:09
Clorox just named Linda Rendle as its new chief executive, bringing the number of women CEOs on the Fortune 500 list to 38 — a new record that underscores the slow pace of change at the highest levels of business.

Canceled Telluride Film Festival announces lineup

Entertainment - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 19:23
The Telluride Film Festival has announced what their 2020 lineup would have looked like.

Sean Penn marries Leila George

Entertainment - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 19:18
Sean Penn is a married man.

Katy Perry offers support to Ellen DeGeneres

Entertainment - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 19:11
Katy Perry is publicly expressing her support for Ellen DeGeneres.

The Clorox wipes shortage is expected to last into 2021

World - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 16:32
Clorox, the world's biggest maker of disinfectant cleaning materials, said consumers will continue to see a shortage of its wipes and other products into 2021 because of overwhelming demand during the pandemic.

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively 'deeply and unreservedly sorry' for plantation wedding

Entertainment - Tue, 08/04/2020 - 14:09
Ryan Reynolds says he and his wife, Blake Lively, still feel sorry about holding their 2012 wedding on a former plantation in South Carolina.
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