Disney theme parks have their sights on a galaxy far, far away
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on August 13 declined to rule out resuming the use of torture under some circumstances by the U.S. government.
A decade of anger over the Iraq war resurfaced in the 2016 US election race Aug. 11, with Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton's campaigns trading blame about that country's continued instability
Google is creating a new company to oversee its highly lucrative Internet business and a growing flock of other ventures, including some - like building self-driving cars and researching ways to prolong human life - that are known more for their ambition than for turning an immediate profit
Less than a third of the characters in top-grossing Hollywood films are female, and women directors are much rarer still, according to a study that bemoaned Tinseltown's lack of diversity.
A wildfire raging through the foothills and canyons of northern California's coastal mountains more than doubled in size as it roared into its fifth day on August 2, leaving two dozen homes in charred ruins and displacing thousands of residents.
A team of divers in Turkey’s southwestern tourist spot of Fethiye discovered a four-meter wide gelatinous mass that could be the largest squid egg mass ever discovered, Deep Sea News reported.
Category: SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
Astronomers hunting for another Earth have found the closest match yet, a potentially rocky planet circling its star at the same distance as our home orbits the Sun, NASA said July 23
The International Monetary Fund plans to name White House economic adviser Maurice Obstfeld as its chief economist
A Russian court on July 17 authorised the arrest in absentia of the only lawmaker who voted against Russia's annexation of Crimea, in what his supporters say is a politically motivated case.
The mother of Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian, on trial in Iran for espionage, told reporters outside a Tehran court on July 13 that she hopes he will be freed on bail.
American rap star Snoop Dogg has shared a photoshopped image of himself in a Galatasaray jersey, leading to social media frenzy among Turkish football fans
A well-known Turkish ufologist established the Sirius UFO Space Sciences Research Center in 1998 to communicate with other UFO research centers around the world
Arnold Schwarzenegger is back in a new sequel to the sci-fi series that made him famous. "Terminator Genisys" will hit the screens this week
Category: GWYNNE DYER
“There are examples of species all over the world that are essentially the walking dead,” said Stanford University Professor Paul Ehrlich
‘Jurassic World,’ the fourth film in the series, became the highest global opener of all time with nearly $512 million
US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter called June 11 on Beijing to stop building artificial islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea, as he hosted a top Chinese general
Rupert Murdoch will soon hand over the reins of the media dynasty that began with his father's Australian newspaper nearly a century ago to his sons
Apple announced a major new foray into streaming music on June 8 as it showed off a host of new software features for its iPhones, iPads and Mac computers
Any government that will be formed after the elections needs to adopt transparency and accountability to proceed with nuclear energy projects, warns Professor Gürkan Kumbaroğlu, the president-elect of the International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE)
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