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This Tiny Scottish Island Is Running Almost Entirely on Renewable Energy

March 31, 2017 0

If you want a template for making renewable energy work in the here and now, look no further than the Scottish island of Eigg, which

Australia’s Cyclone Is So Powerful, It Just Dumped a Bull Shark in the Middle of the Road

March 31, 2017 0

Cyclone Debbie has been wreaking devastation across Australia’s north-east coastline this week, slamming locals with severe rains and winds of up to 260 km (160

This Badass 57-Year-Old Just Became the Oldest Woman to Perform a Spacewalk

March 31, 2017 0

Peggy Whitson, a 57-year-old NASA flight engineer, has made history this week by floating out into the vacuum of space for the eighth time in

This Tiny Fish Uses Giant Fangs to Inject Heroin-Like Venom Into Would-Be Predators

March 31, 2017 0

Scientists have discovered a chemically unique venom in small tropical fish known as fang blennies. Unlike most venomous creatures, blennies don’t use this venom for

Jeff Bezos Just Gave Us Our First Glimpse Inside Blue Origin’s New Shepard Capsule

March 31, 2017 0

The future of space tourism is looking more tantalising than ever, with Jeff Bezos’ private spaceflight company Blue Origin unveiling the first interior images of

NASA Astronauts Just Lost a Key Piece of the International Space Station

March 31, 2017 0

Doesn’t matter how many times you do it, spacewalks are always risky business, and this week’s was no exception, with NASA Astronauts Peggy Whitson and

Scientists Have Detected an Unexplained Explosion Coming From a Galaxy 10.7 Billion Light-Years Away

March 31, 2017 0

Scientists have taken the deepest X-ray image of our Universe to date – and within it, they’ve found evidence of a huge, unexplained explosion coming

Zephyr Linux: Zippy Performance, Zero Decor

March 31, 2017 0

By Jack M. Germain Mar 30, 2017 4:24 PM PT Zephyr Linux is a newcomer to the Linux scene, and it is still morphing from

Whoops! Google delays Android Wear 2.0 update due to software bug

March 31, 2017 0

Have you been anxiously checking our list of when Android Wear 2.0 will arrive for your device? Well, we have some bad news: Google just

Microsoft is letting people grab the Creators Update a week early

March 30, 2017 0

Although Microsoft already announced a launch date for its next major update to Windows 10, it’s decided to let users grab it one week earlier.