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Man Who Swears He's 'Not a Dumbass' Arrested for Attempting to Murder the Internet

A Texas man who, according to court documents, recently stated that he is definitely “not a dumbass,” is now potentially facing decades in prison for plotting an alleged terrorist attack to “blow up” the internet.Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Texas, Science, Government, Articles, 24, Amazon Web Services, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Trumpism, Alt Right, QAnon, Far Right Politics In The United States, Storming Of The United States Capitol, Agencies Of The United States Government, Terrorism In The United States


CW's Powerpuff Finds an Old Narrator and a New Sarah Bellum

There’s even more casting news for the CW live-action reboot Powerpuff. Two more actors will join the series, which follows Blossom (Chloe Bennett, of Agents of SHIELD fame), Bubbles (Dove Cameron), and Buttercup (Yana Perrault) as jaded millennials who are trying to regain parts of their childhood they lost due to…Read more...
Tags: Science, Television, Actors, Cameron, Superheroes, Cw, Perrault, Greg Berlanti, Craig McCracken, Diablo Cody, Chloe Bennet, Dove Cameron, Sarah Bellum, The Powerpuff Girls, Tom Kenny, Donald Faison


Reddit's Reportedly Cooking Up Its Own Clubhouse-Like Voice Chat Feature

Rumor has it the front page of the internet may be the latest online platform cooking up a social audio feature a la the voice-only chat app Clubhouse.Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Science, Social Media, Software, Computing, Reddit, Gizmodo, Clubhouse, World Wide Web, Wikis, Mobile Applications, Google Allo, Bytedance, Cross Platform Software, Technology Internet


Cybercriminals Bought Facebook Ads for a Fake Clubhouse App That Was Riddled With Malware

Cybercriminals have been pushing Facebook users to download a Clubhouse app “for PC,” something that doesn’t exist. The app is actually a trojan designed to inject malware into your computer. The popular new invite-only chat app is only available on iPhone but worldwide interest in the platform has risen and users are…
Tags: Iphone, Facebook, Science, Instagram, Social Media, Malware, Ransomware, Cybercrime, Software, Security Breaches, Computing, Operating Systems, ESET, Computer Programming, Lukas Stefanko, the Facebook


NOAA Updates Its 'Average' Hurricane Season to Call for More Storms

On Friday, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released its new “average” estimate for Atlantic hurricane season. If trends follow the period from 1991 to 2020, the Atlantic region should expect 14 named storms, seven hurricanes, and three major hurricanes. This isn’t the annual outlook; it just…Read more...
Tags: Weather, Science, Environment, Atlantic, Noaa, Meteorology, Tropical Cyclone, Maria, National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration, Harvey, Irma, Atlantic Hurricane, Hurricane Irma, Tropical Cyclones, Physical Geography, Disaster Accident


Coronavirus live: Malta offers tourists up to €200; EMA reviewing vaccines – as it happened

Island to pay visitors after tourism sector hammered by pandemic; EMA looking at reports of rare bleeding condition and four cases of rare blood clots in J&J jabEU agency examines reports of blood clots with J&J Covid vaccineUS blow as J&J ‘one-shot’ vaccine deliveries plummetNorwegian PM fined after breaking Covid rules with birthday partyAlmost all Dutch-made doses of AstraZeneca vaccine will stay in EU 12.14am BST That’s it from the UK blog team. Thanks for following our coverage.. 12.13...
Tags: South Korea, Japan, UK, England, Science, Eu, World news, Asia Pacific, Infectious Diseases, Astrazeneca, Malta, J J, EMA, Coronavirus, Oxford AstraZeneca


The Ingenuity Mars helicopter's blades are spinning ahead of its first flight - making the NASA team 'nervous and excited'

The Perseverance rover photographed the Ingenuity helicopter before (left) and after (right) it spun its rotor blades. NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASU NASA's Ingenuity helicopter has spun its blades and charged up with solar energy on Mars. On Monday, Ingenuity will attempt the first controlled flight on Mars. The NASA team is nervous and excited for the high-stakes experimental flight. See more stories on Insider's business page. NASA's Ingenuity helicopter is charging up and spinning it...
Tags: Science, News, Trends, Nasa, Earth, Engineers, Mars, Spaceflight, Helicopter, Mount Everest, Wright, NASA JPL Caltech, Bill Ingalls, Ingenuity, Aung, Tech Insider


Peter Thiel-Backed Psychedelics Firm Buys Majority of Brain-Control Interface Firm

ATAI Life Sciences, a biosciences company backed by venture capitalist and freedom-loving billionaire Peter Thiel that specializes in experimental treatment of mental disorders with psychedelic drugs, has bought out a majority stake in a company working to meld the mind with machines.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Peter Thiel, Hallucinations, Mind Control, Pong, Johns Hopkins, Gawker Media, Musk, Thiel Capital, Andrew Jackson, Businesspeople, David Keene, Neuralink, Christian Angermayer, Atai Life Sciences


Don’t Blame the ACLU for Facebook's Ills

Earlier this week, folks in tech-savvy onlookers were utterly scandalized when a tweet thread from former Federal Trade Commission CTO Ashkan Soltani began being passed around. In it, Soltani calls out the American Civil Liberties Union for committing one of the cardinal sins of the tech privacy sphere: sharing data…Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Science, Advertising, Marketing, Social Media, Software, Aclu, World Wide Web, Targeted Advertising, Online Advertising, American Civil Liberties Union, Ashkan Soltani, Soltani, Gotcha, Matt Bors, the Facebook


Tons of Invisible Asteroid and Comet Dust Falls on Us Every Year

Some 10,000 grand pianos’ worth of space dust lands on Earth each year, according to a new paper published in Earth & Planetary Science Letters.Read more...
Tags: Science, Environment, Earth, Geophysics, Astrobiology, Planetary Science, Applied Sciences, Meteorite, Space Science, Cosmic Dust, Chondrite, Academic Disciplines, Micrometeoroid, Comet Dust, Extragalactic Astronomy




This Week's The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Wasn't Really About Either

Episode four of Marvel’s The Falcon and The Winter Soldier was all about contrasting viewpoints, mainly from two people—neither of which were the Falcon or the Winter Soldier—who represent factions on a collision course for possible war. And it might be up to Sam (Anthony Mackie) and Bucky (Sebastian Stan) to make…Read more...
Tags: Science, Disney, Sam, Lion, Sarah, Captain America, Falcon, James, Nico, Witch, Bennett, Bruce Banner, Daniel Brühl, Anthony Mackie, Battlestar, Bucky


First-Ever Observations From Under Antarctica’s ‘Doomsday Glacier’ Are Bad News

Glaciers all over Antarctica are in trouble as ice there rapidly melts. There’s no Antarctic glacier whose fate is more consequential for our future than the Thwaites Glacier, and new research shows that things aren’t looking good for it.Read more...
Tags: Science, Environment, Sea Level Rise, Antarctica, Glacier, Earth Sciences, Thwaites, West Antarctica, West Antarctic Ice Sheet, Effects Of Climate Change, David Holland, Ice Shelf, Glaciology, Thwaites Glacier, Physical Geography, Montane Ecology


The New Mega Construx Pokémon Sets Are the Stress Relief I Need

When I was young, there were two specific things I liked. The first was Pokémon, naturally. As a child of the 90s, it was simply inescapable. I wanted any piece of Pokémon merch I could find, no matter what it was. To this day, I’ll remember an obscure toy I had and think, “Wait, why did I own that?” You could have…Read more...
Tags: Science, Ikea, Pokemon, Mattel, Pikachu, Eevee, Fads, Lapras, Charizard, Squirtle, Video Game Characters, Role Playing Video Games, Bookpokemon, Construx


Discovery of 3,400-Year-Old Ancient Egyptian City Stuns Archaeologists

An expedition working near Luxor has stumbled upon the remains of a lost ancient Egyptian city, in what is being hailed as the most significant archaeological discovery in the region since the 1920s.Read more...
Tags: Science, Luxor, Tut, Egyptian Museum, Hass, Zahi Hawass, Aten, Akhenaten, Amarna, Valley of the Kings, Rulers, Ancient Egyptian Mummies, Luwy, Atenism, Eighteenth Dynasty Of Egypt, Amarna Period


We're Archiving Yahoo Answers So You'll Always Know How Babby Is Formed

When the internet was mourning the impending shutdown of Yahoo Answers, announced earlier this week, there was a sentiment that you saw over and over again: that shutting the site down was akin to the library of Alexandria burning down.Read more...
Tags: Science, Alexandria, Yahoo Answers


Chronic Stuffy Nose Linked to Changes in Brain Activity, Study Finds

Your always-congested sinuses might be a harbinger of more trouble down the road, new research out Friday suggests. The small study found evidence of a link between chronic sinus inflammation and altered, possibly harmful brain activity. The findings don’t necessarily prove that the two things are directly connected,…Read more...
Tags: Science, Anatomy, Inflammation, Clinical Medicine, Branches Of Biology, Medical Specialties, Health Medical Pharma, Sinus, Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Arie Jafari, Depression And Immune Function


Chronic Sinus Inflammation Linked to Changed Brain Activity, Study Finds

Your always-congested sinuses might be a harbinger of more trouble down the road, new research out Friday suggests. The small study found evidence of a link between chronic sinus inflammation and altered, possibly harmful brain activity. The findings don’t necessarily prove that the two things are directly connected,…Read more...
Tags: Science, Anatomy, Inflammation, Clinical Medicine, Branches Of Biology, Medical Specialties, Health Medical Pharma, Sinus, Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Arie Jafari, Depression And Immune Function


Coronavirus live: Malta offers tourists up to €200; EMA reviewing vaccines

Island to pay visitors after tourism sector hammered by pandemic; EMA looking at reports of rare bleeding condition and four cases of rare blood clots in J&J jabEU agency examines reports of blood clots with J&J Covid vaccineUS blow as J&J ‘one-shot’ vaccine deliveries plummetNorwegian PM fined after breaking Covid rules with birthday partyAlmost all Dutch-made doses of AstraZeneca vaccine will stay in EU 8.44pm BST Malta plans to offer foreign visitors a handout of up to €200 euros if they ...
Tags: South Korea, Japan, Science, Eu, World news, Asia Pacific, Infectious Diseases, Brazil, Astrazeneca, Rio De Janeiro, Latin America, Mediterranean, Malta, Sao Paulo, Reuters, J J


ASRB combined NET ARS STO Recruitment 2021

ICAR Combined NET-ARS-STO 2019 Examination by ASRB  Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) for Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) at Pusa, New Delhi will hold a combined examination for NET-2021, ARS-2021 (Preliminary), and Senior Technical Officer (STO) (T6) Examination during 21/06/2021-27/06/2021 in Online computer-based mode.  (Advertisement No. 1(8)/2019-Exam.II) SarkariNaukriBlog dot com Online applications in the prescribed format are... Please Click on the Title to...
Tags: Science, Jobs, Research, Net, Agriculture, Council, Officer, Technical, Icar, Scientist, Institute, Manisha, ASRB, HotJob, Recruitment Examination, Pusa New Delhi


The NFT Bubble Might Be Bursting, But Streamers And Esports Orgs Are Still Getting In On It

As of last month, the age of NFTs was officially upon us. As of this month, it might be on its way out. Average prices have declined by as much as 70% since a peak in February, according to Bloomberg. That, however, has not stopped big-name streaming and esports figures from announcing their own NFT collections.Read more...
Tags: Science, Bloomberg, Blockchains, Ethereum, Twitch, Turner, Activision, Timothy, Ben, Kotaku, Matt, Shelby, Conor, NFT, Bowman, Tenney


Watch NASA attempt to fly its Ingenuity helicopter on Mars for the first time early on Monday

An artist's concept of NASA's Ingenuity Mars helicopter flying. NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA is set to fly its Mars helicopter, Ingenuity, for the first time early on Monday. If Ingenuity flies successfully, it could change how we explore other planets - and beam back unprecedented video. Watch NASA's livestream from mission control below. See more stories on Insider's business page. NASA is about to fly its Mars helicopter for the first time. The feat could revolutionize spacefli...
Tags: Science, News, Trends, Nasa, Earth, Mars, Spaceflight, Helicopter, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Wright, Pasadena California, NASA JPL Caltech, Ingenuity, Tech Insider, Ravich, Mimi Aung


Google Has Canceled the Pixel 5a, Multiple Reports Claim [Update: The Pixel 5a Is Still Alive]

Update: While rumors originally claimed another gadget had fallen victim to the global chip crunch, Google has now officially debunked previous reports that the Pixel 5a had been cancelled. Read more...
Tags: Google, Android, Science, Samsung, Smartphones, Mobile Phones, Xiaomi, Pixel, Google Pixel, Pixel 2, Pixel 3, Pixel 4a, Jon Prosser, Technology Internet, Draftpixel 5a


Google Has Canceled the Pixel 5a, Multiple Reports Claim

It seems another gadget has fallen victim to the global chip crunch: A number of new reports claim that Google has decided to cancel the release of the Pixel 5a. Read more...
Tags: Google, Android, Science, Samsung, Smartphones, Mobile Phones, Xiaomi, Pixel, Google Pixel, Google camera, Pixel 3, Pixel 4, Jon Prosser, Technology Internet, Draftpixel 5a


Scientists Dive Into Axolotl Genome, Looking for Secrets to Regeneration

Its adorableness aside, the Mexican axolotl is a salamander of particular interest to scientists. On the molecular level, the animal seems to have a cheat code for life: It can regenerate its limbs and vital organs, an ability researchers are desperate to better understand for medical applications.Read more...
Tags: Science, Biology, Genome, Genomics, Regeneration, Salamander, Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Organisms, Elly Tanaka, Human Genome, Jeramiah Smith, Axolotl, Branches Of Biology, Genetic Mapping


Indiana Jones 5 Picks Up the Talented Phoebe Waller-Bridge

Another Lucasfilm saga to add to her ridiculously talented belt.Read more...
Tags: Science, Indiana Jones, Phoebe Waller Bridge


Take Off With This NASA-Themed Casio G-Shock

Casio watches range from the super-complex to the dead simple, and this homage to NASA trends to the latter. The watch, the G-Shock DW5600, basically just tells time, but, if you love the Space Shuttle or you’re a hypebeast, you’ll be telling time in style.Read more...
Tags: Science, Watch, Nasa, Casio, G Shock


California Could Require Uber and Lyft to Go Electric by 2030

If you live in California, chances are you could be taking many more Uber and Lyft trips in electric vehicles in the coming years. The state’s clean air agency is poised to mandate that nearly all vehicles used by drivers working for ridesharing companies be electric by 2030.Read more...
Tags: Electric Vehicle, Lyft, Uber, Science, California, Environment, Transport, Ridesharing, Gavin Newsom, Carpool, Sustainable Transport, Service Industries, Human Activities, Location Based Software, Legality Of Ridesharing Companies By Jurisdiction, Ridesharing Company


Apple Never Made iMessage for Android to Lock-In iOS Users, Epic Court Docs Show

As part of the ongoing legal battle between Fortnite maker Epic and Apple, some new information has come to light confirming the most annoying thing about Apple’s iMessage app: that Apple could make a cross-platform version of iMessage for Android phones, but it won’t because it would be bad for business.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Science


How to fly a helicopter on Mars

On Sunday, Ingenuity—the small helicopter delivered to the surface of Mars by the Perseverance rover—will, hopefully, take its first flight. The distance between Earth and Mars means that lagtime precludes real-time remote control. The helicopter flies autonomously, but the helicopter's digital twin had a lot of practice in simulations back on Earth. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, Space, Science, News, Nasa, Earth, Mars



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