Data shows upswing in child exploitation cases

WASHINGTON — Homeland Security investigators who uncover child exploitation initiated more than 4,000 cases around the world in the 2019 budget year, resulting in...

China moves one step closer to 2020 mission to Mars

HUAILAI, China – China on Thursday successfully completed a crucial landing test in northern Hebei province ahead of a historic unmanned exploration mission to...

Schumer concerned by Army’s use of TikTok for recruiting

It’s not just teens who are ignoring the national security risks posed by popular social media app TikTok. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) on Tuesday...

St. Louis meteor was a castoff from the asteroid belt

The flaming meteor seen hurtling through the sky above St. Louis late Monday was a basketball-sized chunk of rock that broke off an asteroid...

Japan spacecraft starts journey home from asteroid

TOKYO — A Japanese spacecraft left a distant asteroid on Wednesday, starting its yearlong journey home after successfully completing its mission to gather soil...

NASA renames mysterious, faraway object due to Nazi link

NASA has renamed the most distant object ever explored, the mysterious Ultima Thule after controversy arose that its name was linked to the Nazi...

Scientists in Singapore create printable human skin

SINGAPORE – A piece of skin about the size of your thumbnail can be printed in less than a minute, scientists in Singapore say,...

Google plans to offer checking accounts, becoming latest tech giant to enter consumer banking

Google will become the next tech giant to take a stab at consumer banking, a new report says. The company plans to offer checking accounts...

St. Louis meteor was a cast off from the asteroid belt

The flaming meteor seen hurtling through the sky above St. Louis late Monday was a basketball-sized chunk of rock that broke off an asteroid...

Twitter wants feedback from the public on new deepfake policy

Social media platform Twitter on Monday unveiled its plan for handling deepfake videos and other manipulated media and called for feedback from the public. In...

New study suggests Planet 9 might have already been found

Since its launch in April 2018, NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has found a number of exoplanets, including a so-called “missing link” and...

NASA telescope detects record-setting space explosion

We’ve got it pretty good here on our little blue orb orbiting a relatively chilled-out star, but space is dark and full of terrors....

Google defends amassing health data on millions of people

Google has come under scrutiny after a report in The Wall Street Journal noted that a newly signed cloud computing deal with a healthcare...

Big tech racing to replace smartphones with smart glasses

Big tech companies are racing for their next big business: getting you to set down your iPhone and pick up a pair of smart...

NASA unveils early version of first all-electric airplane

EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – NASA, most prominent for its many Florida-launched exploits into space, showcased an early version of its first all-electric...

Watch this team of tiny robots play soccer

If you’ve ever wondered what the robot apocalypse would look like, look no further than what unfolded on the lawn outside of MIT’s Building...

A Viral Tweet Accused Apple’s New Credit Card of Being ‘Sexist.’ Now New York...

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Mercury transit: When and how to watch the rare astronomical event

Mercury is on the move. On Monday morning, Mercury will make a pass in front of the sun. Though the smallest planet will seem like...

NASA images show world’s thickest mountain glacier melting

The slow decline of Alaska’s Taku Glacier has become apparent in newly released photographs shared by NASA’s Earth Observatory. The massive glacier, which measures 4,860...

Microsoft’s Surface Pro X Is Pretty But Not Ready for Primetime

Microsoft Surface Pro X Review: Not Ready for Primetime | Time this link is to an external...

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