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Engine problems force Vegas-bound flight to land in Nebraska

ABC News | 2023-02-04, 20:20

A United Airlines flight headed from Chicago to Las Vegas made an unplanned stop in Nebraska on Saturday after the pilot reported engine problems ...

SM strongly supports, adheres to Electrical Engineering Law

The Manila Times | 2023-02-04, 20:10

IN line with the company's commitment to excellence in operations and customer service, SM has always been an advocate of ensuring that its permits and licenses are updated. This is part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) commitment. Just recently,

Women-led engineering consultancy firm joins PBCWE

The Manila Times | 2023-02-04, 20:10

ESTABLISHED in 2017, the Philippine Business Coalition for Women Empowerment (PBCWE) is the inaugural project of the Philippine Women's Economic Network (PhilWEN) in partnership with Investing in Women, an initiative of the Australian government. ESCA Inc., a

Thieves steal engine from charity's van in Rugby

BBC News | 2023-02-04, 20:07

The tools charity, which takes refurbished tools to Africa, expects the theft to cost about £20,000.

Ukrainian Army making full transition to locally developed battlefield management system Delta: What will be different?

Technology Org | 2023-02-04, 20:05

The first serious real-world tests of the new Ukrainian situational awareness and battlefield management system have been during the liberation of Kherson. Ukrainian military surveillance radar system – illustrative photo. Image credit: Armed Forces of Ukraine

Franklin Graham Defends Canadian Pastor Jailed over Coronavirus Protocols

Breitbart | 2023-02-04, 19:59

ROME — Celebrated Evangelical pastor Franklin Graham has defended Polish-Canadian pastor Artur Pawlowski, on trial for defying Coronavirus lockdowns to attend to the spiritual needs of the faithful. ...

Seeing Is Believing? Global Scramble to Tackle Deepfakes

Voa News | 2023-02-04, 19:37

Chatbots spouting falsehoods, face-swapping apps crafting porn videos, and cloned voices defrauding companies of millions — the scramble is on to rein in AI deepfakes that have become a misinformation super spreader. Artificial Intelligence is redefining the

Hubble Space Telescope captures stunning new image of Tarantula Nebula

Fox News | 2023-02-04, 19:36

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has snapped a stunning image of the Tarantula Nebula, shedding new light on the brightest region of starbirth in our galactic neighborhood. Also known as 30 Doradus, the

Don't shoot at Chinese spy balloon, South Carolina sheriff warns: 'What goes up will come down'

Fox News | 2023-02-04, 19:36

Police in South Carolina told civilians not to shoot at the Chinese spy balloon as it passed overhead Saturday morning. The York County Sheriff's Office posted pictures of the Chinese surveillance aircraft as it was seen flying in the area between 9 and 10

EU will export 2 gigawatts of electricity to Ukraine to reduce its power outages

Technology Org | 2023-02-04, 19:29

The European Union will be exporting to Ukraine. This is a significant increase from the current limit of 700 megawatts. Electricity lines – illustrative photo.

Engine issues cited in report on fatal plane crash near Westchester County Airport

Lower Hudson Online | 2023-02-04, 19:22

The NTSB released a preliminary report of its initial findings on a Jan. 19, 2023, plane crash near Westchester County Airport that killed two men.        ...

Eight everyday foods you might not realise are ultra-processed

For years, the term "junk food" has referred to foods considered bad for you. But junk can mean different things to different people, so how can you spot the foods to watch out for when you're planning what to buy or eat? ...

Genghis Khan a Prolific Lover, DNA Data Implies

Principia Scientific | 2023-02-04, 18:55

Genghis Khan, the fearsome Mongolian warrior of the 13th century, may have done more than rule the largest empire in the world; according to a recently published genetic study, he may have helped populate it too An international group of geneticists studying

How To Keep Your Anxiety In Check After Surviving A Brutal Layoff Season

Forbes | 2023-02-04, 18:54

Here’s why staying confident after surviving a layoff is as important as it is challenging. ...

US weighing decision to shoot down Chinese spy balloon over Atlantic Ocean, official tells Fox News

Fox News | 2023-02-04, 18:48

The U.S. is considering a plan to shoot down the Chinese spy balloon once it crosses over the Atlantic Ocean, where it could fall without causing harm to anyone below and potentially be recovered, a senior U.S. official told Fox News. Officials said it is

Bigger, faster, farther: A batch of new rockets is set to blast into space this year

Yahoo Daily News | 2023-02-04, 18:36

Start counting down to launch. Last year, space fans witnessed the long-awaited first test flight of NASA’s moon-bound Space Launch System rocket, but this year could see even more action at the launch pad, as a slate of new rockets look to make their debut.

Orca whales were discovered with a toilet paper chemical in their livers and skeletal muscles. ...

Yahoo Daily News | 2023-02-04, 18:36

Robyn Phelps/Insider Scientists found Southern Resident and Bigg's orcas with 4-nonylphenol in their livers and skeletal muscles. 4NP is associated with the production of toilet paper. The scientists also discovered PFAS — known as forever chemicals — in the

Cinnamon Improves Your Memory And Cognition

Forbes | 2023-02-04, 18:19

A new study suggests that cinnamon may preserve brain function and slow cognitive impairment associated with Alzheimer’s Disease ...

False Germ Theory Science Debunked Again

Principia Scientific | 2023-02-04, 18:18

The medical establishment knows the cat is out of the bag. They can’t keep the germ theory fraud alive forever— people are waking up to it! They know they need to ramp up more pseudo-scientific material to keep the

Birx Admits Manipulating Data, Altering CDC Guidelines to Deceive Trump

Principia Scientific | 2023-02-04, 18:18

Dr. Deborah Birx, who served as the White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator under President Trump, has admitted in a new book that she quietly called her own shots during the COVID-19 plandemic. Birx confessed to manipulating data and quietly altering CDC

Chinese Spy Balloon Over The US: An Aerospace Expert Explains How The Balloons Work And ...

MENA FN | 2023-02-04, 18:13

(MENAFN - The Conversation) Officials of the U.S. Department of Defense confirmed on Feb. 2, 2023, that the military was tracking what it called a–spy balloon– that was drifting over the ... ...

Biden speaks about Chinese spy balloon on camera for first time, says 'we're gonna take ...

Fox News | 2023-02-04, 18:13

President Biden on Saturday broke his silence on the Chinese spy balloon has been spotted making its way across the country, most recently in North Carolina. Asked if the U.S. government will shoot down the surveillance aircraft , Biden said, "we're gonna take

EV battery nickel product to be produced in the US for the first time

Interesting Engineering | 2023-02-04, 18:10

The metals refining company behind the new development claims to also be eco-friendly.

Megaworld, DLSU launch science institute

The Manila Times | 2023-02-04, 17:54

PROPERTY developer Megaworld Corp. and De La Salle University (DLSU) have successfully inaugurated the Dr. Andrew Tan Data Science Institute (ALTDSI) at the McKinley Microcampus at the Venice Corporate Center, Taguig City. The institute is named after

Opinion: Is ChatGPT an AI chatbot or a misinformation engine?

Chatanooga Times Free Press | 2023-02-04, 17:50

The Oscar-nominated short film "An Ostrich Told Me the World Is Fake and I Think I Believe It" could be the name for Silicon Valley's latest gift to Western civilization — and to many practitioners of misinformation. The artificial intelligence chatbot ChatGPT

RQ-20 Puma UAVs arriving in Ukraine with the latest U.S. assistance package: what are these drones?

Technology Org | 2023-02-04, 17:40

The U.S. Department of Defense yesterday announced a new . Among the mentioned heavy equipment items and different types of ammo, there is also one unusual line – Puma UAV. What is this machine? U.S. soldiers training to launch RQ-20 Puma drone. Image credit:

Energy CEO Is Fighting Climate Science

Wall Street Journal | 2023-02-04, 17:18

Liberty Energy CEO rails against what he says is an alarmist call for a transition away from fossil fuels.

Google Backs AI Firm Anthropic With $300 Million, Following Series B Investment From Controversial FTX Co-Founder

Bitcoin | 2023-02-04, 17:07

As the artificial intelligence (AI) wars intensify, the AI firm Anthropic has raised $300 million from Google and sources say that the tech giant will get roughly a 10% stake in the AI company. Interestingly, in April 2022, Anthropic raised approximately $500

Missing rugby player Levi Davis: 'My life is in danger' after being blackmailed

Catalan News | 2023-02-04, 16:50

The British rugby player Levi Davis, who disappeared in late October,

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