It's one thing to share a bar with a tiny crocodile but soon tourists visiting the northern Australian city of Darwin will be able to share a swimming pool with a crocodile too.
Steam Punk art, fashion and culture has far outgrown its roots in retro science fiction, blossoming into an altered image of the distant past, filtered through a dream future world that might have been. Though firmly anchored in a gilded age when technology offered unlimited hope and promise, Steam Punk has transcended the limits of time and space by meld...
The White Knight Two is unveiled by billionaire Richard Branson in the Mojave Desert. The carrier aircraft is designed to launch passenger-carrying SpaceShipTwo as part of Bransonís commercial space program. Burt Rutan is the owner of Scaled Composites and one of the designers of SpaceShipTwo.
What happened to that woman?
In the past several months, Berube has pepper-sprayed two off-leash dogs and has raised the hackles of dog owners. So much so, that someone has taken to putting up posters around town with Berube's picture and phone number.
Girl gets an Atlas tattoo, but he is not winning and it isn't the earth.
At a recent conference for some of the area's leading neurologists, San Francisco physicist Norbert Schuff captured his colleagues' attention when he presented colorful brain images of U.S. soldiers who had returned from Iraq and Afghanistan and were diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder.
Following the U.S. Supreme Court decision striking down a ban on handguns, gun opponents are fighting to preserve or expand gun-free zones, igniting battles over whether civilians should be allowed to carry loaded weapons to places such as airports, public parks and even the Magic Kingdom parking lot.
Imagine that we could collect complete sets of data - genotype and phenotype - for a whole population. You would very quickly begin to see meaningful and powerful correlations between particular genetic sequences and particular physical characteristics, from height and hair color to disease risk and personality.
Terrorists use surveillance to help plan attacks. Taking photos and making notes about security measures like the location of CCTV cameras.