The World's Oceans Are Losing Oxygen Due to Climate Change

That's because the number of "dead zones", or areas with extremely low oxygen concentration, are increasing. Warm water can't hold on to oxygen and other gases like cold water can. However, the oxygen supply in the oceans is threatened by global wa... More..

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We're Underestimating the Impact of Climate Change on Wildlife, Scientists Warn
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

We're Underestimating the Impact of Climate Change on Wildlife, Scientists Warn

The impact of climate change on mammals and birds has been "greatly underestimated", and worldwide organizations aren't keeping up with the pace of animals' vulnerability, according to scientists. "This is th...More..

Families with polite kids rewarded with discount at Italian restaurant
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Families with polite kids rewarded with discount at Italian restaurant

An Italian restaurateur has been offering discounts to families whose children display extraordinary etiquette as they partake of their meals while staying quiet and not ruining other customers' dining experien...More..

Alphabet hires longtime broadband exec Greg McCray to lead its Access unit
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Alphabet hires longtime broadband exec Greg McCray to lead its Access unit

He fills the roll left vacant after Craig Barratt stepped down last fall. With the appointment, the Access unit is getting slimmer. The halt fueled speculation that Alphabet may sell off Google Fiber. "Google...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

McDonald's has re-engineered drinking straws

Their goal was to design a device bound to provide customers with the desired taste of their new drink, namely Shamrock Shake. The straw will be available in a few weeks, being launched to commemorate St. The...More..

Can This Stock Hold the Traction? Gapping up Pre-Bell: NetEase, Inc
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Can This Stock Hold the Traction? Gapping up Pre-Bell: NetEase, Inc

The Company operates through three segments: Online Game Services; Advertising Services, and E-mail, E-commerce and Others. Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. NetEase , In...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Elon Musk Tweets, Then Deletes, Criticism of Trump's Muslim Ban

Within minutes, however, all three tweets were deleted from Musk's profile, but some of his 7.22 million followers noticed. A second tweet appears to continue that line of thinking: "They rarely warrant a publi...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Britax recalls strollers after 26 children injured in falls

Britax says parents should dispose of the Click & Go receivers. Britax notes that you can continue to safely use your stroller in the fully reclined mode for an infant, without the vehicle seat attached to ...More..

Monopoly Fans Have Killed the Thimble
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Monopoly Fans Have Killed the Thimble

The classic Monopoly playing piece the thimble is being dropped in a new version of the board game . The thimble has been a staple of Monopoly boards around the world since the game was launched back in 193...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Buffett Quadruples Apple Stake

In a regulatory filing, Berkshire said it almost quadrupled its stake in Apple to about 57.4 million shares, worth roughly $6.64 billion as of December 31, from 15.2 million shares three months earlier. The p...More..

Tropical cyclone Dineo kills four in Mozambique
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Tropical cyclone Dineo kills four in Mozambique

By this morning the storm system was reclassified as a tropical depression. The South African Weather Service said while no direct rainfall measurements were available‚ their initial figures were based on sat...More..

Snap Seeks to Raise as Much as $3.2 Billion in US IPO
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Snap Seeks to Raise as Much as $3.2 Billion in US IPO

The firm has set its value range between $19.5bn and $22bn, with share prices now expected to be available at $14 to $16 a pop on the New York Stock Exchange. Snap's revenue climbed six-fold previous year to $4...More..

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's Wu-Tang & Harvard Events Protested, Cancelled Amid Threats
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's Wu-Tang & Harvard Events Protested, Cancelled Amid Threats

Harvard police evacuated the building, delaying the event by about a half an hour, while protesters crowded around the front of the building chanting "people over profits". It organized a rally and a separate "...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

China reports more H7N9 human infections

Additionally, authorities have suspended live poultry markets in Changsha, the capital of Hunan province, according to Xinhua. In January alone, the Chinese mainland reported 192 human cases of H7N9, includin...More..

Amazon opens new game studio led by EverQuest creator John Smedley
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Amazon opens new game studio led by EverQuest creator John Smedley

He will lead an all new team in San Diego although no title was announced yet. "His team is already hard at work on an ambitious new project that taps into the power of the AWS Cloud and Twitch to connect pla...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Active Stock Momentum: Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS)

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 2.02 million shares versus an average volume of 2.43 million shares during last trading session. Scout Investments Inc. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and ...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

LG says G6 will include Square Camera, Food Mode features

Further, LG has added a host of new features to its latest UX 6 .0 and has heavily customised to fully utilise the display . LG touts that that taller display will enable users to see more info while browsi...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Tamil Nadu's VK Sasikala jailed for graft

But by moving all her 120-odd legislators to a resort, 60km from Chennai , she ensured that the Panneerselvam camp was not able to poach her flock. They appealed to the supreme court, which on Tuesday sentence...More..

North Korea: Supreme Leader's Half Brother Killed
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

North Korea: Supreme Leader's Half Brother Killed

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un, 33, has form. He had believed in reforms and believed that North Korea would fail if the changes wouldn't take place . A USA government source believed North Korea agents we...More..

France's Hollande seeks 'specific measures' against election hacking
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

France's Hollande seeks 'specific measures' against election hacking

The Kremlin has also reacted to claims made by Ferrand, with Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov calling these accusations "absurd". "We will not accept any interference whatsoever in our electoral process, no mo...More..

India's biennial aero show is a visual spectacle. Here's proof
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

India's biennial aero show is a visual spectacle. Here's proof

Hover over the image below and click on the icons to read the important stories of today . "We are initiating a defence innovation fund with an initial contribution from HAL and BEL", Parrikar said referring ...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Adele sweeps Grammys Awards with 5 wins

Adele was tearful at the end of the performance but had the clear support from the audience comprising her colleagues, who gave her a standing ovation, and from fans on social media. The other big victor was la...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Winston Churchill Believed In Aliens, Lost Essay Reveals

It was no long after the US broadcast CBS radio drama "The War of Worlds" caused a Mars frenzy that seems not to have gone away ever since. Humans on Earth are highly unlikely to be the only advanced life in ...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Zoo Atlanta: 'Tom Brady' Cockroach Named After Losing Super Bowl Bet

The good news about the Brady movie is that we know it's in good hands with Tamasy, and that's mainly because he already has one football movie under his belt. When Schoenhardt stepped into the Patriots' faci...More..

Christchurch fire forces 1000 people to flee their homes
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Christchurch fire forces 1000 people to flee their homes

The blaze caps a smoke-filled day, including tragedy when a helicopter pilot died combating the Port Hills fires. "We understand it's hard for people to leave their homes but the fire can change direction and...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Should one be buying CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF)?

After the session commenced at $51.6, the stock reached the higher end at $51.6 while it hit a low of $50.5231. You can get a sense of how sustainable that is by a levered free cash flow of $-1.77 Billion over ...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Oroville Dam Evacuees Return Home, But Still on Edge as Storm Looms

Engineers want to keep lake levels well below 901 feet, the depth at which water begins to flow over an adjacent emergency spillway. The shelter will remain open until officials call off the emergency. "Offic...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

US Solar Market Grew 95% In 2016

Figures published by the Solar Energy Industries Association show that 14,626 megawatts worth of photovoltaic installations went online in 2016. Previous year not only represented the most megawatts ever in...More..

Engineers race to save dam ahead of storms
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Engineers race to save dam ahead of storms

Indeed, after lifting the mandatory evacuation order Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea said Tuesday that "an evacuation warning" would remain in effect given the possibility of future changes in the situation...More..

Goldman Just Issued
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Goldman Just Issued "Buy" Rating on Apple (AAPL)

Over the last six months and over the last three months, the shares of Apple Inc. A number of analysts offered their Estimated Earnings analysis for Twitter, Inc. What's more, Apple stock's surge has left sev...More..

Telstra posts 12 pct half-year profit fall as revenue drops
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Telstra posts 12 pct half-year profit fall as revenue drops

To put this impact in context, the company has earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation of about $10 billion a year. "There is no doubt the competitive intensity in the market has increase...More..

Niantic Adds 80 Generation 2 Pokemon in Pokemon Go
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Niantic Adds 80 Generation 2 Pokemon in Pokemon Go

A Nanab berry slows a Pokemon character's movement, while a Pinap berry doubles the amount of candy players receive if their next catch attempt is successful. Speaking of berries, players will have the oppo...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Flynn right to resign after Russian Federation revelations

General Michael Flynn resigned on Monday night from his role as the Trump administration's National Security Advisor following a massive media campaign accusing him of contacting Russia's ambassador to the U....More..

Pagani Huayra Roadster For Geneva Motor Show
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Pagani Huayra Roadster For Geneva Motor Show

Even though the 2017 Geneva Motor Show marks the Huayra Roadster's first public appearance, all 100 examples planned during the supercar's production have already been sold. Pagani claims that new manufacturing...More..

Dominican Republic: Two radio journalist shot dead mid
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Dominican Republic: Two radio journalist shot dead mid

Luis Manuel Medina was shot while reading the news on his program Milenio Caliente (Hot Millennium), while Leo Martinez , his producer and the director of 103.55 HICC radio station, was in his office when he ...More..