Science


Crowds 'March for Science' in global Earth Day protest

Organizers of the USA events portrayed the march as political but not partisan, promoting the understanding of science as well as defending it from various attacks, including proposed US government budget cuts under President Donald Trump, such as a 20 per cent slice at the National Institute of Health.


Scientists find 'Great Cold Spot' on Jupiter

Scientists find 'Great Cold Spot' on Jupiter

Jupiter's atmosphere is between 700 and 1,000 Kelvin (800 to 1340 Fahrenheit), and the Great Cold Spot is about 200 Kelvin (360 degrees Fahrenheit) colder than the surrounding gas. The existing 15-year data set shows that the Great Cold Spot gets quite distorted at times, and sometimes disappears nearly completely. "The Great Cold Spot is much more volatile than the slowly changing Great Red Spot.


Explosion at Army ammunition plant kills one, injures others

Explosion at Army ammunition plant kills one, injures others

Since 2000, ATK has produced more than 17 billion rounds of small-caliber ammunition at Lake City to support US and allied warfighters around the globe. The factory also operates the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation test center. It is the USA military's single largest small arms ammunition plant, and has been run by Orbital ATK under a government contract since April of 2001.



Hundreds rally in Greenville as part of worldwide March for Science

Organizers called it the largest global event in the name of science in all of human history. But opponents say that scientists engaging in activism is a slippery slope. Marches were also held in Durban and Cape Town, South Africa, and in Tokyo. The March for Science at the National Mall attracted tens of thousands to share their views about the current political climate despite rainy conditions.



All the Details on the New Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+

When it comes to specs, Samsung's work inside the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ is nearly impressive as the company's work on the phones' new design. When you setup the fingerprint sensor authentication, you will get a note in the camera app saying: "A clean lens makes for better shots".



Protesters Take To The Streets In Defense Of Science

Physicists, astronomers, biologists and celebrities gathered for a march past London's most celebrated research institutions. Participants carried signs showing images of a double helix and chemical symbols. Mona Hanna-Attisha, a pediatrician who helped expose the lead water crisis in Flint, Michigan . Trump's "archaic thinking is going to ruin us all", Villabon said .