November 20, 2014 @ 11:48 am
Not all selfies are created equal. Some are blurry, are poorly framed or miss the action entirely because you might be scrubbing your thumb fishing for a virtual shutter button as the moment passes you by.
November 20, 2014 @ 11:01 am
President Barack Obama said Thursday that 19 scientists, researchers and innovators who received the country's highest honor for their life-changing work embody the spirit of the nation and its "sense that we push against limits and that we're not afraid to ask questions."
November 20, 2014 @ 10:53 am
A child playing in Bucheon, South Korea. An empty crib in Absecon, New Jersey. Cattle feeding in Behamberg, Austria. Footage from more than 100 countries is being streamed from bedrooms, office buildings, shops, laundromats, stables and barns.
November 20, 2014 @ 8:29 am
Dissenters within the National Security Agency, led by a senior agency executive, warned in 2009 that the program to secretly collect American phone records wasn't providing enough intelligence to justify the backlash it would cause if revealed, current and former intelligence officials say.
November 20, 2014 @ 6:41 am
Scientists have released a brief recording of the sound that Europe's space probe Philae made when it became the first to land on a comet last week.
November 20, 2014 @ 5:36 am
Two moderate earthquakes have struck central California, one of which was widely felt across the region.
November 20, 2014 @ 2:24 am
Four human rights groups have released a tool that lets users check whether their computer has been infected with surveillance software.
November 20, 2014 @ 1:00 am
Yahoo will supplant Google's search engine on Firefox's Web browser in the U.S., signaling Yahoo's resolve to regain some of the ground that it has lost in the most lucrative part of the Internet's ad market.
November 19, 2014 @ 11:08 pm
Of all the overfished fish in the seas, luscious, fatty bluefin tuna are among the most threatened. Marine scientist Goro Yamazaki, who is known in this seaside community as "Young Mr. Fish," is working to ensure the species survives.
November 19, 2014 @ 6:48 pm
Billboard's chart is getting a makeover.