Daily Archives: October 22, 2018

This Weirdly Geometric Iceberg Is Freaking Us Out

https://earther.gizmodo.com/this-weirdly-geometric-iceberg-is-freaking-us-out-1829917119 Well here’s something you don’t see everyday: an iceberg so unbelievably geometric in shape you’d think it was deliberately carved with a gigantic chainsaw. Scientists have documented this sort of thing before, but this latest ‘berg, which recently split … Continue reading

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NHTSA shuts down ‘unlawful’ autonomous school bus transporting kids in Florida

https://www.autoblog.com/2018/10/22/nhtsa-shuts-down-unlawful-autonomous-school-bus/ A school in Florida has been using an autonomous electric “school bus” shuttle to transport kids to and from school. Its launch was announced at the beginning of the school year, but we’re learning of it now, because the … Continue reading

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Here’s why NASA is working on a concept crewed mission to Venus

https://www.popsci.com/nasa-human-mission-venus?dom=rss-default&src=syn Popular science fiction of the early 20th century depicted Venus as some kind of wonderland of pleasantly warm temperatures, forests, swamps, and even dinosaurs. In 1950, the Hayden Planetarium at the American Natural History Museum were soliciting reservations for … Continue reading

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Sharing your negative emotions with your kids is better than hiding them

https://www.popsci.com/parents-negative-emotions-children-sharing?dom=rss-default&src=syn From crying in the toilet to leaving the house in a rage, many parents and carers don’t want their children to see them getting emotional. But is this the right thing to do, or should you come clean about … Continue reading

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Use GSMArena’s Phone Finder to Pick Your Next Smartphone

https://lifehacker.com/use-gsmarenas-phone-finder-to-pick-your-next-smartphone-1829911674 For most, buying a new smartphone is easy—you just get the latest version of whatever it is you’ve been using. If you’re dissatisfied enough, or you don’t want the latest Galaxy, Pixel, or iPhone (to name a few), then … Continue reading

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PlayStation Downloads are One of the Biggest Internet Traffic Hogs

http://www.legitreviews.com/playstation-downloads-are-one-of-the-biggest-internet-traffic-hogs_208592 Posted by Shane McGlaun | Mon, Oct 22, 2018 – 9:00 AM We all know that some services consume more of the global internet bandwidth than others. It’s not hard to assume that streaming giants like Netflix, YouTube, and … Continue reading

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Twitter Suspends Pro-Saudi Bots Spreading Propaganda About the Murder of Jamal Khashoggi

https://gizmodo.com/twitter-suspends-pro-saudi-bots-spreading-propaganda-ab-1829859773 U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shakes hands with the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, October 16, 2018Photo: AP Anyone who tweeted about the murder of Jamal Khashoggi in the past two … Continue reading

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