Aric Almirola fastest in Saturday's first Cup practice
Aric Almirola posted a top speed of 186.683 mph. Jamie McMurray lost his engine during the session.
1 hour ago - NBC Sports
BepiColombo's Path: Why Does It Take So Long to Get to Mercury?
The European and Japanese space agencies launched their first mission to Mercury yesterday, but now, the mission's engineers and admirers have to endure a seven-year wait...
4 hours ago - Space
MIT is giving you control of a real person on Halloween in a dystopian game that sounds like an episode of 'Black Mirror'
MIT Media Lab is hosting a mass online social experiment on Halloween at 11 p.m. EDT. Called "BeeMe," the goal of the "dystopian game" is to let participants control an actor...
4 hours ago - Business Insider
‘You don't see this everyday': Plane makes epic emergency landing amid freeway traffic
Motorists traveling down one of California's busiest freeways got a shock when a single-engine plane was forced to touch down in an emergency amid all the traffic.
5 hours ago - RT - 2 articles
Skip Scooters Get a Latch So They Don't Junk up the Sidewalks
It's an engineering fix designed to make the vehicles more attractive to officials and regulators.
6 hours ago - Wired
Venture Capitalist: A.I. Hype Still “Has a Ways to Go Up”
Anna Patterson, a former senior engineer at Google, has looked at all sorts of start-ups working on A.I. Some have great ideas, and some go too far.
7 hours ago - NY Times
Plane makes emergency landing on California freeway
EL CAJON, Calif. - A small plane with a student pilot on board made an emergency landing in the middle of traffic on a Southern California freeway. The California Highway...
14 hours ago - New York Post
Expanding the optogenetics toolkit
A new molecular engineering technique has the potential to double the number of light-sensitive proteins available for studying brain circuits.
17 hours ago - Science Daily
Army Corps of Engineers Releases Report Into Crumbling Foundations
A report released by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Friday encourages the state to start testing quarries for pyrrhotite, the mineral used in concrete aggregate for the...
18 hours ago - Hartford Courant
Key Virginia permit takes effect for Atlantic Coast Pipeline
Virginia environmental regulators have approved engineering plans for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline in a move that means the project has the state's permission to begin...
19 hours ago - Miami Herald
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Dozens of unburied fetuses, infants found at Detroit funeral home
It is the second time this month that fetuses have been found in Detroit funeral homes.
Brewers beat Dodgers 7-2, send NLCS to Game 7
The Milwaukee Brewers have forced the NL Championship Series to Game 7 with a 7-2 win over the LA Dodgers.
No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion
No one won the latest Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to a staggering $1.6 billion.
LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Brewers in Game 7 of NLCS, Red Sox wait
A look at what's happening around the majors today: GAME 7 The Dodgers and Brewers meet in an all-or-nothing matchup at Miller Park to decide the NL Championship Series. Los...
‘We're making it': Candles, flashlights to substitute for lack of...
PANAMA CITY, Fla. - It's the greatest need after a hurricane and sometimes the hardest one to fulfil: Electricity. More than a week after Hurricane Michael smashed into the...
Trump space force plan is grounded in real needs but hazy
WASHINGTON - With his demand that the Pentagon create a new military service - a Space Force to assure “American dominance in space” - President Donald Trump has injected...
Saudi Arabia confirms death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi
Saudi Arabia confirms that Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead, according to news reports.
Viral obituary brings awareness, donations to nonprofit addiction recovery...
One woman's heartfelt obituary is touching the lives of families struggling with addiction across the globe.
Turkey says it won't allow a 'cover-up' about Jamal Khashoggi after Saudi...
Turkey said it won't allow a cover-up of what happened to journalist Jamal Khashoggi after Saudi Arabia confirmed that he died in its consulate in Istanbul. According to the...
Lioness kills father of her cubs at Indianapolis Zoo
INDIANAPOLIS - The Indianapolis Zoo announced Friday a 10-year-old male lion died after being injured by a lioness, according to WXIN. The male lion, Nyack, died Monday morning...