Republicans seek to push climate change off national security agenda

House Republicans are seeking to cut funds from the Pentagon and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) budgets that are directed at researching the national security implications of climate changeIn a sweeping budget proposal rolled out on Tuesday,

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Republicans seek to push climate change off national security agenda

House Republicans are seeking to cut funds from the Pentagon and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) budgets that are directed at researching the national security implications of climate changeIn a sweeping budget proposal rolled out on Tuesday,

Obama administration recasts climate change as a national security issue

U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday will highlight the national security risks that climate change poses, featuring it prominently in a commencement address at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in Connecticut.

Obama holds Twitter Q&A on climate change

President Obama held a Twitter Q&A on his newly created, and incredibly popular, @POTUS account on Thursday, fielding questions on everything from climate change skeptics to extreme weather becoming a national security issue.See also: Obama visits National Hurricane Center,

The GOP's New Budget Proposal is a Big Middle Finger to Earth Science

The GOP is trying to eviscerate NASA’s Earth science program. At best, the House Science Committee’s new budget proposal would slash NASA’s Earth science funding by $300 million. At worst, the Earth sciences stand to lose over half a billion federal dollars.Read more...

House Passes Controversial Cybersecurity Information-Sharing Bill

The House of Representatives today passed The Protecting Cyber Networks Act on a 307-116 bipartisan vote. The bill aims to remove legal barriers so that American companies can share threat information with one another to defend against hacks,

Everything You Need to Know About Obama's Clean Energy Plan

Last month, scientists at a UN conference delivered a sobering warning: To prevent catastrophic warming of the planet, we must reduce all carbon emissions to zero by the end of the 21st century. Today, the Obama administration announced its plan to get there. Read more...

The Luxury Housing Of Our Flood-Plagued Future Will Float 

In our flood-plagued future, what kind of housing will the super-rich buy? In Dubai, we're getting a sneak peek at what super-luxury real estate looks like in a world with unpredictable waters—and the main selling point is that it floats.Read more...

All The Questionable Statements On Defense From Saturday's Democratic Debate

The second Democratic Presidential Debate came in the wake of the horrific attacks in Paris and there were plenty of opportunities for the candidates to discuss the future and rehash the past when it comes to fighting terror and dealing with military affairs.

Tech’s Year Of Missed Political Gains

The technology sector had a rough year in Washington. In the face of growing political spending, increasing economic might and stumbling government agencies, tech got nearly nothing it wanted in 2014.NSA reform died, as did copyright reform, and patent reform. Immigration reform? Kaput.

These Structures Are Engineered to Survive a Global Catastrophe

Surviving a global calamity is, thankfully, a hypothetical usually posed only by summer blockbusters and InfoWars . But it’s Survival Week, dammit, so let’s talk hypotheticals.Read more...

Google exec claims controversial Dragonfly search engine is 'terminated'

Dragonfly, it seems, is officially dead. Probably. The controversial Chinese search engine previously in development by Google that raised privacy, censorship, and human rights concerns is finally, officially, no more — at least according to Karan Bhatia,

Fitbit fitness trackers are on sale this Prime Day — save up to 62%

TL;DR: Shop Amazon's and Walmart's Prime Day sales to save up to 62% on a Fitbit fitness tracker.Are you feeling a little restless after spending the past 40-some hours on your couch browsing Prime Day deals? Because same. Fortunately,

While defending Trump, Kellyanne Conway asks reporter 'What’s your ethnicity?’

Kellyanne Conway seems to think it's okay — and even relevant — to ask what someone's ethnicity is during a press conference. It's not. Today, reporter Andrew Feinberg asked Conway to clarify what President Trump meant by a series of racist tweets aimed at four congresswomen this week. In response,

Domino's goes too far by adding GPS to the pizza tracker

I should have seen it coming from a thousand miles away, but I still feel blindsided. Domino’s just made a major change to its pizza tracker.The pizza chain announced it would finally add GPS functionality to its long-running online delivery service, per CNBC. Yes, you read that right:

This small autonomous robot will deliver food at your doorstep — Strictly Robots

Refraction AI, an autonomous robotics startup, created the REV-1, a low-cost, lightweight autonomous delivery robot that can operate in both the bike lane and on the roadway. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Autonomous, Delivery Robot, Autonomous Robots, and Strictly Robots

AmazonBasics microwave is $50 off *and* comes with a free Echo Dot

TL;DR: The Alexa-enabled AmazonBasics microwave is just $59.99 (45 percent off) and comes with a free Echo Dot.The AmazonBasics microwave is one of the most extra uses of technology Amazon has produced and people absolutely love it. The microwave is out of stock until July 23,

Get a Sky Zone x Vuly 14-foot trampoline on sale for $299 at Walmart

TL;DR: You can bring the fun of a Sky Zone trampoline park into your own backyard with a Sky Zone x Vuly 14-foot trampoline on sale for $299 at Walmart — a savings of $380 off its usual price of $679. 

Is this Michael Fassbender as Steve Jobs?

LOS ANGELES — Could this be our first look at Michael Fassbender as the NeXT Steve Jobs?Instagram user @seannung on Tuesday posted this photo of a poster purportedly showing the 12 Years a Slave actor as Jobs in an ad, presumably used for background at some point in the upcoming Steve Jobs movie.

Syrian activists say chemical attacks killed 6 in Idlib province

Syrian activists have accused the Assad regime of carrying out a chemical attack on the town of Sarmin in the northern province of Idlib on MondayImages and videos circulating on social media support this claim, though no official confirmation has been made.See also:

Mitt Romney will box Evander Holyfield for charity. God bless America.

If your dream since the 2012 presidential election has been to see Mitt Romney get punched in the face, it looks like you're finally in luck. Well, kind ofThat's right — forget Mayweather-Pacquiao, because Romney-Holyfield just became the hottest boxing match of 2015.

防止21-三体综合征的基金会为何阻挠病因发现者受奖?

在所谓“正史”里,发现唐氏综合征的病因的是热罗姆·勒热讷本人,但事实上,全部的实验都是玛尔特·戈蒂耶做的。科学史家公认戈蒂耶才是最大的贡献者,而勒热讷不过是窃取了她的成果。

从巨头案例详解 O2O 的时局与终局

关于 O2O 的案例有很多,但大部分都偏向于理论化。基本上每个行业都要做定制化 O2O。即使针对于特定行业的特定企业,无论在供应链、渠道、支付环境等等,都要做调整。

These Artificial Diamonds Are the Hardest Stones Ever Made

They're already among the hardest materials on the planet, but modern industrial applications are quickly pushing both natural and man-made diamonds to their structural limits. However a new method of diamond making has resulted in a stone that's harder than any other ever seen. Read more...

Forrester Research:预计2020年App Store销售额将达1000亿美元

当地时间周四,苹果App Store应用商店正式上线六周年。目前,App Store能提供下载的应用达到百万之多,而正是在App Store的推动下,广义的应用经济从一个小众市场发展成全球化现象。

今晚超级月亮与英仙座流星雨共现 国际空间站成为最佳观测地点

本周对于天文爱好者来说可说是喜忧参半,喜得是两大天文现象将同时出现-超级月亮及壮观的英仙座流星雨。英仙座流星雨今年的高峰期在8月13日凌晨3时到下午4时左右。

北京交通委叫停商务租车挂靠,商务租车软件告急?——信息图

就在一场比打车应用更激烈的竞争快要到来的时候,商务租车市场迎来监管层面的重拳。

优化无极限:盘古Master优化实践

盘古是阿里云飞天平台的分布式文件系统。在飞天5K项目中,集群规模快速扩张到5000个节点,规模的迅速扩张,对盘古的性能带来了不小的挑战。本文分享了为确保高性能,盘古Master的优化方案。

Eerie photos capture wreckage after Turkish Airlines plane skids off runway

A Turkish Airlines plane skidded off the runway early Wednesday morning local time as it attempted to land at an airport in Kathmandu, Nepal after being held up by severe fog in the area.Flightradar confirmed flight TK726, an Airbus 330, overshot the runway before landing to the right side.

哪里下雨都知道!智能天气预报BloomSky评测

先不说天气预报到底靠谱不靠谱这件事,光是“东边日出西边雨”这个现象就够让人烦的了。可以在附近走走的天气你却因为另一个区的大雨而不敢出门。城市那么大,雨神却偏偏只光顾你在的那条街 —— 总之就是郁闷。  

85岁高龄仍不忘航天梦 首批登月宇航员奥尔德林创办航天研究所

随着好奇号等航天器对火星的深入探究,移民红色星球无疑已经摆在人类的日程表上了。此前美国宇航局(NASA)已经计划于21世纪30年代送宇航员到达火星,而今年晚些时候SpaceX也将透露定居火星的规划。

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