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Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 01:12 PM EDT

Scientists Say Fossilized Footprints Tell Tale of Sloth Hunt

Scientists Say Fossilized Footprints Tell Tale of Sloth Hunt

Researchers studying a trail of fossilized footprints on a remote New Mexico salt flat have determined the tracks tell the story of a group of Ice Age hunters stalking a giant sloth. Park naturalist David...

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 02:51 AM EDT

Google to Verify Identity of US Political Ad Buyers

Google to Verify Identity of US Political Ad Buyers

Google says it will do a better job of verifying the identity of political ad buyers in the U.S. by requiring a copy of a government-issued ID and other information. Google will also require the disclosure...

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 11:32 PM EDT

4 Concerns Wall Street Has for Tesla

4 Concerns Wall Street Has for Tesla

Elon Musk's track record for technological feats as chief of SpaceX has turned skeptics into believers in everything from his quest to open space travel to Mars to his desire to build a tunnel for high-speed...

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 04:50 PM EDT

Political World Braces for The Next Generation of Fake News

Political World Braces for The Next Generation of Fake News

Have you ever wanted to manipulate the facial expressions of political leaders or copy a politicians voice to make them say exactly what you want? thanks to new technology, now you can. The rapid advancement...

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 02:13 PM EDT

YouTuber Raises Money for Musk's Couch, Donates to Charity

YouTuber Raises Money for Musk's Couch, Donates to Charity

Lots of us heard Elon Musk say he was tired, overworked, and sleeping on the Tesla factory floor. Most of us probably giggled, or maybe said "just get those Model 3’s made" under our breath.

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 11:13 PM EDT

Satellites WALL-E and EVE Are Hitching a Ride to Mars

Satellites WALL-E and EVE Are Hitching a Ride to Mars

NASA's next Mars explorer, launching Saturday from the coast of California, is going to have company all the way to the red planet: a couple of puny yet groundbreaking sidekicks. Named after the characters...

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 03:18 AM EDT

Twitter Tells All Users to Change Passwords as Precaution

Twitter Tells All Users to Change Passwords as Precaution

Twitter on Thursday advised all users to change their passwords after the company discovered a bug that stored unmasked passwords. The social media company said that said the bug was fixed and that there was...

Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 03:35 AM EDT

US-China Trade Talks Center on Rivalry Over Technology

US-China Trade Talks Center on Rivalry Over Technology

Chinese and American officials will be trying to defuse tensions pushing the world's two largest economies toward trade war in meetings beginning Thursday where analysts say chances for a breakthrough seem slim...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 02:42 PM EDT

Cambridge Analytica Shutting Down After Facebook Scandal

Cambridge Analytica Shutting Down After Facebook Scandal

The political research firm accused of improperly gaining access to the sensitive user information of as many as 87 million Facebook users is shutting down, NBC News confirmed. Cambridge Analytica, which had...

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 01:43 PM EDT

Hawking's Last Physics Paper Argues for a 'Simpler' Cosmos

Hawking's Last Physics Paper Argues for a 'Simpler' Cosmos

Weeks after his death, physicist Stephen Hawking has delivered his last thoughts about the nature of the cosmos, and he says it may be simpler than often believed. Well, simpler if you understand theoretical...

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