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2017 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback: Smart-driving SUV Alternative (Video)

2017 Chevrolet Cruze Hatchback: Smart-driving SUV Alternative (Video)

Despite its affordable price, the 2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback doesn’t feel or look like a budget hatchback. Its exterior is attractive, as is its two-toned interior, but beyond its good looks, there’s lots of tech packed inside to help make the Cruze look and feel like a more premium vehicle. The Cruze slots in the middle of Chevrolet’s sedan lineup, ... Read More »

Eugene Cernan: Last man to walk on Moon, dies aged 82

Eugene Cernan: Last man to walk on Moon, dies aged 82

Astronaut Eugene Cernan, the last man to walk on the Moon, has died aged 82 in Texas, NASA has announced. Eugene “Gene” Cernan, a retired Navy captain, was one of 14 astronauts that NASA chose in October 1963. His cause of death was not immediately known. He piloted the Gemini 9 mission alongside command pilot Tom Stafford, and was the ... Read More »

Natalie Griffin: California teen survives crash by clinging to tree

Natalie Griffin: California teen survives crash by clinging to tree

Natalie Griffin, a 19-year-old college student survived a car crash that killed her best friend on Wednesday by clinging to a tree for 12 hours during a winter storm before swimming through freezing waters to reach safety the next day. Jenna Santos and Natalie Griffin, both 19, were driving on Highway 101 toward the Castro Valley when Santos’ car hydroplaned, ... Read More »

High blood pressure may protect brain, says new study

High blood pressure may protect over-80s from dementia, says new study

High blood pressure may protect elderly people against dementia, researchers have found. Scientists at the University of California, Irvine, discovered patients who develop hypertension between 80 and 89-years-old are 42 per cent less likely to get dementia. Professor Maria Corrada author of the study, revealed the results. She said: “In this first-of-its-kind study, we find that hypertension is not a ... Read More »

Humans Arrived in North America around 24000 Years Ago, Says New Research

Research suggests humans arrived in North America 10000 years earlier than past estimates

Scientists have found that humans may have first arrived in America 10,000 years earlier than was originally thought. This has been demonstrated beyond a shadow of a doubt by Ariane Burke, a professor in Université de Montréal’s Department of Anthropology, and her doctoral student Lauriane Bourgeon, with the contribution of Dr. Thomas Higham, Deputy Director of Oxford University’s Radiocarbon Accelerator ... Read More »

Kim Kardashian Robbery Details Emerge in Police Statement

Kim Kardashian Robbery Details Emerge in Police Statement

Kim Kardashian has revealed more details about her Paris robbery in a new police report. Her reported police statement was published by French newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche, which confirmed that the star first spoke to authorities at around 4.30am on 3 October. “I heard a noise at the door, like footsteps, and I shouted out to ask who was ... Read More »

Noor Salman, Orlando Shooter’s Wife Arrested On Federal Charges

Noor Salman, Orlando Shooter's Wife Arrested On Federal Charges

The FBI arrested Noor Salman on Jan. 16. She is Omar Mateen wife, the instigator of the Pulse massacre in June 2016. She has been charged with “aiding and abetting by providing material support to a terrorist organization and obstruction of justice,” according to a statement by Orlando Police Chief John Mina published in Orlando Weekly. Mateen was killed in ... Read More »

Ringling Bros. circus to close after more than 100 years

Ringling Bros. circus to close after more than 100 years

The owners of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus announced the world’s best-known circus will close in May. The circus, dubbed “The Greatest Show on Earth” announced that due to rising costs and lagging attendance, they would be closing operations and performing their last show in May this year. The circus ended their elephant acts in January 2016 ... Read More »

British Researchers Tie the Tightest Knot Ever

British Scientists Tie the Tightest Knot Ever

Scientists have managed to bind certain molecules into the tightest of knots ever seen by mankind. University of Manchester researchers have done it once again. They have tied the tightest knot which is indeed quite an accomplishment for science and technology. This experiment will serve as the basis for future materials that have the greatest of durability and tenacity. Read More »

Microsoft Corporation acquires deep learning startup Maluuba

Microsoft Corporation acquires deep learning startup Maluuba

Microsoft today announced it had acquired Maluuba, a Canadian artificial intelligence (AI) and natural language processing technology firm. Financial terms were not disclosed. In a Microsoft blog post, Harry Shum, Executive Vice President of Microsoft’s AI and Research Group said, “Maluuba’s vision is to advance toward a more general artificial intelligence by creating literate machines that can think, reason and ... Read More »