From President Obama’s desire to land on Mars by 2030 to the Mars One group’s 78,000 plus applicants for a one-way travel ticket, the Red Planet has become destination number one for the future of space settlement. Yet there is a problem with the grandiose scheme: no one is sure how Martian settlers will be fed.
Brad Pitt is seen out and about for the first time since news broke about his partner Angelina Jolie‘s double mastectomy while visiting a studio on Wednesday (May 15) in Los Angeles.
Insurance rating company A.M. Best Co. affirmed its top rating of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. on Wednesday but said CEO Warren Buffett’s importance to the company and a “lack of transparency” about his successor “definitely pose a risk to the organization and is a continuing concern.”
It’s been 17 years since Dolly the sheep was cloned from a mammary cell. And now scientists applied the same technique to make the first embryonic stem cell lines from human skin cells.
At least six people are confirmed dead and dozens are injured after a line of storms moving through North Texas spawned multiple tornadoes Wednesday night.
An unusual medical brawl erupted on Tuesday when the influential Institute of Medicine issued a report questioning the basis of years of advice for Americans to cut their salt intake in half. The Institute, which advises the federal government on medical issues, concluded that the studies have answered the question poorly. A panel of experts looked at studies showing the medical effects of eatin
The Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series was tilted heavily in the Washington Capitals' favor after Game 2. The New York Rangers had one goal in 128 minutes and were trailing 2-0 when they returned home for Games 3 and 4 at Madison Square Garden.
BlackBerry, with an eye on making a bigger footprint in the mobile space, announced that its popular messaging system, BlackBerry Messenger, will soon be available on competitors’ platforms.