Day: January 7, 2018

Tess Torelli January 7, 2018

Colorless and odorless, hydrogen is an energy carrier. Indeed, hydrogen can both “store and deliver usable energy,” according to the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. The DOE adds that hydrogen does not usually “exist by itself in nature” and needs to be produced from compounds which contain it. […]

Tess Torelli January 7, 2018

Bloomberg | Getty Images President Donald Trump at a national security strategy event on December 18, 2017 in Washington, D.C. President Donald Trump claimed on Thursday that talks between North and South Korea likely would not have occurred without his tough rhetoric against Pyongyang. Lambasting “failed ‘experts’” discussing the matter as “fools,” Trump questioned whether […]

Tess Torelli January 7, 2018

NASA says legendary astronaut John Young, who walked on the moon and later commanded the first space shuttle flight, has died. Young was 87. The space agency said Young died Friday night following complications from pneumonia.NASA said Young was the only agency astronaut to go into space as part of the Gemini, Apollo and space […]

Tess Torelli January 7, 2018

The Falcon Heavy has suffered multiple delays. Last year, Musk admitted that the development of the rocket had been “way harder” than he had anticipated. For the test flight, the rocket will not carry a customer’s payload. Instead, Musk will launch an original Tesla Roadster playing David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” into “a billion year elliptic […]

Tess Torelli January 7, 2018

Jonathan Ernst | Reuters President Trump ponders the answer to a question from a reporter en route to Hanoi, Vietnam, aboard Air Force One. Nor do a growing economy and rising stock values offer Republicans much comfort in 2018. Early polling shows Democrats strongly positioned for midterm gains in November. In recent days, Republicans have […]

Tess Torelli January 7, 2018

HubPages attracts more than 35 million visitors a month through its 27 domains. Close to 70 percent of that traffic is now on mobile, Edmondson said. The business has stabilized since 2016, when HubPages narrowed its focus to those 27 particular subjects and committed to obtaining premium content that could be edited by in-house professionals. […]

Vinnyd January 7, 2018

When you treat politics like a game, you’re going to end up with news coverage that cares more about drama than it does about the truth. Follow Strikethrough on Facebook! CNN has modeled it’s political coverage after shows like ESPN’s “First Take,” pitting commentators against each other to argue about the day’s news stories. That […]

Tess Torelli January 7, 2018

India lowered its forecast for the current year’s economic growth on Friday before a federal budget is released next month, as businesses were hit by the chaotic launch of new nationwide tax last July. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had earlier estimated the economy would grow around 7.5 percent in the 2017/18 fiscal year, generating enough […]

Tess Torelli January 7, 2018

Getty Images White House Director of Social Media and Assistant to the President Dan Scavino Jr. shows a message on his iPhone to White House Chief of Staff John Kelly as U.S. President Donald Trump tours the U.S. Secret Service James J. Rowley Training Center on October 13, 2017 in Beltsville, Maryland. The White House […]