Sine o' the Times: Babylonian Tablet Holds Oldest Evidence of Trigonometry

The so-called "father of trigonometry", the ancient Greek astronomer Hipparchus, will now have to be deposed from his title, if the researchers are correct. "The huge mystery, until now, was [Plimpton 332's] purpose-why the ancient scribes carried ... More..

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Braun Strowman Reaches New Milestone
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Braun Strowman Reaches New Milestone

John Cena takes place before WrestleMania, WWE will be insane to do that! The pay-per-view extravaganza will be headlined by a fatal-four way match for the WWE Universal championship featuring Brock Lesna...More..

Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance

Hanseatic Ser Incorporated owns 8,792 shares or 0.37% of their USA portfolio. Ing Groep Nv accumulated 5,491 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested 0.13% of its portfolio in Autodesk, Inc. ...More..

Wayne Rooney retires from global football
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Wayne Rooney retires from global football

Rooney had not represented England since November a year ago but a recall appeared on the cards having hit the ground running at boyhood club Everton following his arrival from United, scoring two goals in as m...More..

McDonald's to start phasing out antibiotics in chicken
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

McDonald's to start phasing out antibiotics in chicken

By January 2018, HPCIAs will be eliminated for broiler chickens for McDonald's restaurants in Brazil, Canada, Japan, South Korea, the United States, and Europe, with an exception in Europe for colistin. McDonal...More..

Not Being Popular May Be Good for Long-Term Mental Health
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Not Being Popular May Be Good for Long-Term Mental Health

Participants were assessed over the course of 10 years, and were asked a series of questions that focused on friendships and where they stood on feelings of anxiety, social acceptance, and self-worth. But those...More..

South African model challenges Grace Mugabe's immunity over assault allegation
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

South African model challenges Grace Mugabe's immunity over assault allegation

State broadcaster ZBC showed Grace Mugabe greeting government and military officials at the airport in Harare on Sunday after returning on an Air Zimbabwe plane with her husband, who had attended a summit of so...More..

Phoenix Mayor says Trump continues to divide country
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Phoenix Mayor says Trump continues to divide country

Police use pepper spray to control protesters Even as Trump continued his 78-minute tirade in front of his 15,000 supporters, protests outside the rally that had started on a peaceful note turned violent a...More..

West Nile virus found in human-biting mosquito, detected in 20 towns
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

West Nile virus found in human-biting mosquito, detected in 20 towns

Mosquitoes tested positive this season for West Nile Virus in 20 towns throughout CT. In 2016, the NDDoH said North Dakota had 85 cases and two West Nile virus-related deaths. It is estimated that 20 percen...More..

Google launches 5-minute quiz to see if you're clinically depressed
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Google launches 5-minute quiz to see if you're clinically depressed

National Institutes of Health as "a reliable and valid measure of depression severity" and "a useful clinical and research tool". The questionnaire Google plans to use is called Patient Health Questionnai...More..

by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Man wanted in fatal SC bank holdup arrested

Tuesday afternoon, Horry County Deputy Coroner Michelle McSpadden identified the victims as Donna Major, 59, from Conway and Kathryn "Katie" Skeen, 36, from Green Sea. Council already faces a felony common law ...More..

Tropical storm threatens Texas with risky downpours
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Tropical storm threatens Texas with risky downpours

Harvey looks to strengthen as it moves closer to the southeast coast of Texas. The National Hurricane Center expects what is now Tropical Depression Harvey to develop into a Hurricane before it make...More..

MS Dhoni And Virat Kohli Trolls Umesh Yadav Over His Football Skills
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

MS Dhoni And Virat Kohli Trolls Umesh Yadav Over His Football Skills

Around 50 fans of the Sri Lankan cricket team gathered near the team bus to protest against their team's lack of fight during their crushing loss to India . He even cited Jayasuriya's case. It was only lack ...More..

Production Volkswagen ID Buzz set for 2022 release
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Production Volkswagen ID Buzz set for 2022 release

Additionally, van will receive semi-Autonomous driving mode on roads with "predictable" move, the driver of the bus will be able to go on autopilot, watching the movements of the Buzz and ready to take control....More..

England to face New Zealand in women's Rugby final
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

England to face New Zealand in women's Rugby final

They came to the World Cup in great form and have done exactly what we've done - won all three pool games. Sarah Bern's first Test try came at a vital time to make the score 13-3, with a vital try-saving tack...More..

High Vitamin B intake linked to lung cancer in men
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

High Vitamin B intake linked to lung cancer in men

Vitamin B6 and B12 have always been touted by the vitamin industry for increasing energy and improving metabolism. There also has been speculation that these vitamins may reduce cancer risk . There was an even...More..

Johnson & Johnson faces $417m payout in latest talc case
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Johnson & Johnson faces $417m payout in latest talc case

This was the largest lawsuit yet against Johnson & Johnson and it alleged that the company failed to let people know the cancer risks of their products. She said that if Johnson & Johnson had put a warning labe...More..

Johnson & Johnson fined $417 million in talc cancer suit
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Johnson & Johnson fined $417 million in talc cancer suit

The verdict was by far the largest awarded to date in the talcum powder lawsuits across the country. The company hoped to confine the baby powder lawsuits to Missouri, where a St. "She wants to do something...More..

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Rape Case Verdict
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Rape Case Verdict

For which, a high alert had been sounded in Punjab in the wake of the possibility of violence by supporters of Gurmeet Ram Rahim. "We are expecting thousands of followers to try to sneak into the city. The poli...More..

Mothers aren't putting babies to sleep safely
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Mothers aren't putting babies to sleep safely

From a total of 3297 mothers examined, 77.3 percent knew that a baby needs to sleep in a supine position to avoid SIDS or any other health risk. That's according to a study published on Monday in the Medi...More..

Moral decadence: NBC bans five songs from airwaves
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Moral decadence: NBC bans five songs from airwaves

According to the Ministry, the video contains scenes that violate the Tobacco Control Act 2015. The Federal government has slapped a ban on five Nigerian songs, saying they should not be aired across the Nige...More..

Solar Eclipse Eye Damage
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Solar Eclipse Eye Damage

According to the American Academy of Opthamology , looking at the solar eclipse for a just few seconds can cause permanent damage, even blindness (called solar retinopathy). The retina is home to the light...More..

Kaifiyat Express Derailment: Negligence Could Have Caused The Accident
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Kaifiyat Express Derailment: Negligence Could Have Caused The Accident

Near Auraiya, a dumper collided with the train and due to which, 8 coaches of the train derailed. "A dumper hit the locomotive of the Kaifiyat Express , resulting in the derailment of coaches". ADG further t...More..

Use of children as 'human bombs' rising in north east Nigeria
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Use of children as 'human bombs' rising in north east Nigeria

Being one of the world's most severe humanitarian crises, the spokesperson said, 8.5 million people in the worst-affected states of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe are in need of humanitarian assistance and the crisis ...More..

Woman gets hysterical, PUNCHES HERSELF after watching Annabelle: Creation
by | Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Woman gets hysterical, PUNCHES HERSELF after watching Annabelle: Creation

The video titled "Young woman has outbreak after watching Annabelle in Teresina Shopping" has gotten almost 20,000 views on YouTube. A WOMAN had be rushed to hospital after becoming hysterical while watchin...More..