learningandfinance.com

Science

United Nations chief deeply concerned over rising tensions between India, Pakistan

Pakistan on Friday also rejected India's claim to have sent troops across its disputed border in Kashmir to kill suspected militants. "I wonder as to why they are unwilling to accept their loss", he said. Meanwhile, Deputy State Department Spokesman Mark Toner told reporters at his daily news conference that nuclear-capable states have "a very clear responsibility to exercise restraint regarding nuclear weapons and missile capabilities".

Science

Ted Cruz Tries to Justify Trump Endorsement to a Furious Glenn Beck

In an interview on Beck's radio show Monday, Beck repeatedly tried to get Cruz to explain his decision to vote for Trump - despite the fact that during the Republican National Convention, Cruz used his speech to advise Americans to "vote your conscience" rather than to endorse the GOP nominee.

Science

May pledges to ratify Paris climate deal by year-end

Countries depositing their instruments of ratification at today's event (31) included: Albania, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Bangladesh, Belarus, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Dominica, Ghana, Guinea, Honduras, Iceland, Kiribati, Madagascar, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, Niger, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Senegal, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Thailand, Tonga, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, and Vanuatu.

Science

Clinton's national lead over Trump rises in post-debate poll

End of story", she said at La Salle University in Philadelphia. What does this mean? More important to the polling question: CNN's debate polling has correlated relatively well with post-debate poll movement in elections past. In short, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Colorado are bluish, so a national lead for Clinton is typically amplified in those states. "And Trump seems like a way better choice".

Science

Elon Musk's vision for Mars travel focuses on reusable rockets

The spacecraft would have a restaurant, cabins, zero-gravity games and movies. "It has to be fun or exciting. It can't feel cramped". "But the architecture allows for a cost to get (to) less than $200,000, maybe as little as $100,000 over time depending on how much mass a person takes", he said.

Science

Americans leading in shanks at Ryder Cup

McIlroy and playing partner Thomas Pieters gave the USA duo of Rickie Fowler and Phil Mickelson an early wake up call in alternate shot foursomes today with back-to-back birdies on the first two holes. Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy and Cup rookie Thomas Pieters of Belgium beat Dustin Johnson and Matt Kuchar 3&2. Europe had the advantage going into the final stretch, 3UP with five to play, but they were pegged back in the next couple of holes and they were only one ahead with just the ...

Science

Jill Stein, Third-Party Candidate, Escorted Off Hofstra's Campus

Third parties went unrepresented, as they have been since 1992. They pick the moderators, choose the format, and set the terms for participation. But now she says she'll vote for Clinton because she realizes that "a third party candidate can't really do anything but pull votes away" from the major parties.

Science

Philippines' Duterte not Hitler, but wants to kill millions: spokesman

Duterte has said that the Philippines, a longtime USA treaty ally, was seeking to build "many news alliances" and could turn to Russian Federation and China for help, including on tackling his country's drug problem. "It is impossible to make any comparison to the unique atrocities of the Shoah and Holocaust", said Foreign Ministry spokesman Martin Schaefer in Berlin.

Science

Jurgen Klopp makes James Milner claim

James Milner's late penalty gave Liverpool a hard-fought victory over Swansea , increasing the scrutiny on Swans boss Francesco Guidolin. Swansea went close through Borja Baston in the 5th minute but his header went just over the bar.

Science

Chicago Tribune Endorses Gary Johnson, 'Rebukes' Major Parties

Many newspapers that traditionally back Republican nominees have endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton this year, while The Detroit News and New Hampshire Union-Leader, among others, have lined up behind Johnson. Every American who casts a vote for him is standing for principles - and can be proud of that vote. Former Colorado state representative Kathleen Curry is the only major state politician to have endorsed Johnson.

Science

Mourinho slams the timing of Liverpool vs Manchester United clash

There is always so much to learn about the players when you come to a new club. That includes five games in 12 days as they take on Liverpool , Chelsea and Burnley in the Premier League , as well as Fenerbahce in the Europa League and Manchester City in the EFL Cup.

Science

Gary Johnson calls for space colonization, vows to stay in race

More than 470,000 people have died across Syria since the war began in 2011. I think that it's man-caused. He is not qualified or temperamentally fit to be president. "I mean, plate tectonics", he continued. According to the event page on Facebook , the assembly will be for supporters to exercise their First Amendment rights of speech and assembly, so they can voice their displeasure that the Commission on Presidential Debates is only allowing two candidates to be in the first debate.

Science

Snags in Europe plan to relocate migrants from Greece, Italy

Muslims in Hungary say they are wary of the government's anti-migrant referendum this weekend, which polls show has boosted xenophobic feelings. A migrant woman crosses from Serbia to Hungary in Horgos, Serbia, Friday, Sept. The report stated that migrants and refugees seeking to enter the European Union by crossing the Serbia-Hungary border are either forced to wait months to enter Hungary lawfully, or face violence and detention if they cross into the country illegally.

Science

Wild weather hits South Australia after mass blackout

The state's premier Jay Weatherill said "twin tornadoes" had hit northern areas, where 40,000 households were expected to remain without electricity for a couple more days. It pointed to the fact that while the renewable energy target had encouraged the development of wind and solar generation, it had the potential to undermine supply security at a reasonable price, because it forced the closure of inefficient power stations without encouraging the construction of the necessary new ...

Science

Hurricane Matthew weakens as it churns toward Jamaica

Data from an Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft indicate that maximum sustained winds are near 145 miles per hour, according to the National Hurricane Center. This is about 625 kilometres (390 miles) southeast of Kingston, Jamaica or 590 kilometres (365 miles) south-southwest of Port au Prince, Haiti. "Many land areas are at least threatened by the system", said Rick Knabb, director of the National Hurricane Center.

Science

John Legend To Portray Frederick Douglass On 'Underground'

Just when you thought you couldn't possibly love John Legend more than you already do, he goes and demonstrates how superbly awesome he truly is yet again . Marc Blucas will guest star as John Hawkes. " Underground " was created and written by Misha Green and Joe Pokaski , who serve as executive producers alongside Emmy-nominated director Anthony Hemingway; Academy Award-winning writer Akiva Goldsman of Weed Road Pictures; Tory Tunnell and Joby Harold of Safehouse Pictures; and ...

Science

Gary Johnson can't name favorite world leader

He had been asked to name a foreign leader - any foreign leader - whom he admires , but was unable to do so. You gotta do this. The ostensible point of Johnson's tweet is to suggest that he hadn't struggled to recite the name of a single foreign leader - rather, he had correctly intuited that no nation on planet Earth is now governed by an avowed libertarian.

Science

Brilliant McIlroy pulls Europe to within two points

The American sweep of the opening session of matches at Hazeltine was all but forgotten when McIlroy rolled in a 20-foot eagle putt, took a bow on the 16th green and delivered a defiant message to the crowd and to the US team desperate to win back the cup.

Science

Debate may help Clinton reclaim young voters from Johnson

Former Governor of New Mexico Gary Johnson posing for a photo shoot for Reason Magazine in Phoenix, Ariz. For these unfortunate people, the future is bleak or there is no future - it makes no difference whether Gary Johnson does not know where Aleppo is and Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton know where it is.

Science

Sebastien Ogier takes control in Corsica

Hayden Paddon continued to struggle with his asphalt pace in sixth, but his time in SS8 was much closer to the frontrunners. French driver Sebastien Ogier steers his Vokswagen Polo WRC during the shakedown of the Tour de Corse rally, stage of the WRC Rally World championships, in Sorbo-Ocagnano on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica Thursday.

Science

Could Paris Agreement come into force at COP22?

Ratification by 55 countries representing 55 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions is required for entry into force of the agreement. The latest tranche of countries to ratify the agreement included a number of leading emerging economies, including Brazil, Bangladesh and Morocco, which is preparing to host the next United Nations climate summit in November.

Science

Rosetta makes controlled comet impact to end mission

Having made the closest approach on its 6.6-year loop around the Sun in August last year, the comet is now moving further away from the planetary system's central star, which means Rosetta's solar panels were catching fewer battery-replenishing rays.

Science

Kvitova cruises past Cibulkova to win Wuhan Open

Big-serving Keys took an early lead in the first set, breaking the Romanian's serve twice, but was unable to maintain the momentum as Halep equalled and then took the set 6-4. Petra Kvitova will face a fourth consecutive higher ranked opponent in the 2016 Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open. I always thought about myself, like I'm a good player, I can beat top players.

Science

United Kingdom trade minister says Germany risks becoming 'world's greatest ATM' after Brexit

Hawes, of the motor manufacturer's lobby, said one possibility could be a tailored free-trade agreement between Britain and the EU. Commentators said Fox's keynote speech was a clear indicator that the government favored a hard Brexit in its plans to leave the EU.

Science

Here's how you can tell if your Samsung Note 7 will explode

The user, contacted by phone, told The Associated Press the Note 7 was bought September 1 through the JD.com e-commerce site. The warning will show up every time users turn on their device. The replacement program was launched in South Korea on Monday, about two weeks after the world's largest maker of smartphones announced the global recall.

Science

Samsung Galaxy Note7 Exchange Programme rate nears 60pc

The company said owners of existing Galaxy Note 7 owners in Europe should power down the device and exchange it through the programme. The issues reported for the replacement Note 7 devices are "completely unrelated to batteries" and are "isolated cases" caused by mass production, a Samsung spokesperson told the Wall Street Journal .

Science

SpaceX's Elon Musk turns to science fiction for Mars ship

This would take 40-100 years. Ever since Musk announced that he'd be presenting his road map for occupying the Red Planet, it was clear there was going to be some suspension of disbelief necessary. They go through months-long trainings and health screenings, then fly off to the International Space Station. Emily Lakdawalla said in The Planetary Society: "If we keep our filthy meatbag bodies in space and tele-operate sterile robots on the surface, we'll avoid irreversible contamination of ...

Science

Producers Of Brad Pitt's Film Respond To His No-Show At Premiere

The Fight Club actor will also reportedly be subject to random drug and alcohol testing, while both Brad and Ange have to undergo individual counselling sessions, as well as entering family counselling with the children. The " World War Z " actor took a voluntary drug test after the airplane incident, a source confirmed to the Daily News. In a statement, Pitt said: " Terrence's Voyage of Time is an incredibly lovely and unique experiential Imax film for children and families chronicling ...

Science

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie agree to temporary custody deal

Our law enforcement sources say Brad's first test was negative for drugs and alcohol . Jolie asked for full custody in part because of Pitt's alleged drinking and weed problems. Her lawyer said the actress made a decision to divorce "for the health of the family ". The Lara Croft actress is asking full physical custody of all their children however Pitt is countering this by asking for joint custody.

Science

Galaxy Note issue: DGCA likely to rope in external experts

More than 60 percent of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones have been recovered from the South Korean and the USA markets, Samsung said on Tuesday. But Samsung's efforts to expedite the recall are at risk of being complicated by reports of issues with the replacement units that customers are receiving.

Science

Clinton says Trump tweets on Machado 'unhinged'

Ms Machado says she was called " Miss Piggy " by the Republican candidate for the White House when he owned the Miss Universe beauty pageant, after she put on weight following her 1996 title win. It seems like Donald Trump couldn't sleep and had a lot on his mind early Friday morning. "She was the victor and, you know, she gained a massive amount of weight, and it was a real problem".

Science

Rosetta spacecraft crash lands into comet, ending 12-year mission

The European Space Agency (ESA ) which led the mission consortium, including NASA , decided that setting down the orbiter on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko was the best way to close the project. Although the European Space Agency has promoted the mission to the public using cartoons, music and social media, it won't be dwelling on the moment that Rosetta hits the surface Friday about 1040 GMT (6:40 a.m.

Science

Tesla's Autopilot 8.0 protects kids and pets left in hot cars

Musk suggests his "favorite new feature" is an always-on max temp control that helps keep kids and pets safe from overheating. Elon Musk just announced via Twitter that Autopilot version 8.0 is going to be released tonight and that it's going to be a "gradual" rollout to ensure that there are no problems with the release.

Science

Premier League Preview and Prediction: Burnley vs Arsenal

However, after impressing in recent weeks, the Swiss worldwide has said that he and his teammates must not rest on their laurels when they make the trip to Turf Moor to face Burnley on Sunday. Burnley will have most of it's squad available to them, with Ashley Barnes being the only likely injury absentee. Considering Arsenal are also looking strong at the back after keeping three consecutive clean sheets, odds of 11/10 (2.10 ) look good on a tight game producing under 2.5 goals here.

Science

Google's next big smartwatch update has been delayed until 2017

This latest build is the third from Google and brings the smartwatch platform one step closer to its general release. The now going developer preview will continue to remain like this throughout the rest of the year. That said, something odd is seemingly going on with a handful of Android Wear smartwatches and the recently-announced iPhone 7 . There's even a My Apps view in the Play Store on your watch, where you can manage what's installed.


Begin ← Back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 Forward → End