Since President Trump announced a new Afghan strategy last August and committed more troops to the country, the number of bombs dropped by the US coalition has surged dramatically.
MIT engineers have built and flown the first-ever plane with no moving parts. Instead of propellers or turbines, the light aircraft is powered by an “ionic wind” — a silent but mighty flow of ions that is produced aboard the plane, and that generates enough thrust to propel the plane over a sustained, steady flight.
A cat’s determination to catch a fish that is frozen in a lake has gone viral as social media users can’t get over how cute the feline’s persistent efforts are.
Instagram is fighting back against automated apps that help users artificially inflate their social media followers and interactions.
Historic vote means unit of measurement will no longer be defined by a piece of metal first conceived in 1889.
A new report from the Environmental Working Group found more than 30 million Americans’ drinking water is contaminated with alarmingly high concentrations of atrazine, a toxic herbicide.
A giant crater that was formed when a meteorite smashed into Earth, has been uncovered deep below Greenland’s ice sheets.
Superintendent Eddie Johnson’s career in the Chicago Police Department raises troubling questions about the future of police reform in the city.
Electrolocation by weakly electric fish shows astonishing similarities to vision.
Analysis of perfectly intact Mirarce eatoni reveals that it was just as well adapted to flight as modern birds, prompting questions about why it was wiped out.
Weird evolution revealed in now-extinct monkey which inhabited Jamaica until a few hundred years ago.
Scientists have created the soundtrack of the 5,000th Mars sunrise captured by the robotic exploration rover, Opportunity, using data sonification techniques to create a two-minute piece of music.
Far-right military coup plot uncovered in Germany: Sensational report claims special forces and military vets planned to execute ‘unwanted’ politicians ‘en masse’.
Watch all 4 parts of the banned documentary that Israel doesn’t want you to see, recently published by The Electronic Intifada.
After a break-in at the Ecuadorian embassy was foiled by Julian Assange, the political asylee may be left as a sitting duck.