Female warriors who were described in one of the most famous Ancient Greek legends had real-life prototypes, some researchers suppose. According to sources, so-called Amazon women lived in the Caucasus Mountains, where Armenia is located now.
For years, researchers have been puzzled by a mysterious phenomenon occurring above the North and South Poles, as something interferes with devices using radio or satellite connections. Scientists suggest that the answer to this has to do with the polar cusps – funnel-like entrances for solar winds.
Such blindspots don't appear to be a rare occurrence even in over-researched areas, with concerns mounting about how to come up with an early tsunami or earthquake warning system to safeguard densely-populated places.
The van that first came to light in August is alleged to have been intercepting private messages on a variety of platforms, like Facebook and WhatsApp, with the owner arguing it's just a matter of time before governments start looking for loopholes to spy on their own citizens.
Ive joined Apple in 1992 and since 1996 was responsible for the design of the company's core products, including the popular iPhone and Mac.
An international research team led by a Chinese dinosaur scientist announced on Tuesday the discovery of a new species of dinosaur that roamed North China in the early Cretaceous period.
Probability theory can be considered not only as a mathematical theory but also as a physical theory, more fundamental than quantum mechanics or general relativity.
The exact role of the newly-found ancient structures remains unclear, with scientists suspecting them to be temples or possibly sites for astronomical observations.
There are about 100 million stellar black holes in our Milky Way Galaxy, which were formed as a result of the collapse of massive stars. Scientists have always thought that the weight of each such black hole is no more than 20 times that of the Sun.
The South Korean Go champion Lee Se-dol has retired from professional play, telling Yonhap news agency that his decision was motivated by the total dominance of AI in the game.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The prospective super heavy-lift launch vehicle should be engaged in additional scientific projects apart from the planned Moon landing, aerospace industry sources said on Thursday.
CAIRO (Sputnik) – Three well-preserved 3,500-year-old sarcophagi have been found in El-Assasif necropolis in Egypt, the national Ministry of Antiquities said on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US airplane maker Boeing said in a statement on Thursday the fuselage of its 777X jet ripped after being subjected to unusually rigorous testing and the company was pleased with the outcome, which would be factored into the plane’s safety.
Asteroids, often dubbed minor planets, are rocky and airless remnants dating back to the early formation of our solar system, with most of them found orbiting the Sun between Mars and Jupiter within the main asteroid belt.
Donald Trump has long been criticised for his incendiary rhetoric, including a tweet telling four congresswomen of colour to “go back” to their “broken and crime-infested places”. Twitter says it will de-list, but not remove, such tweets in the interest of public conversation.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk boasted this week on Twitter that his company’s forthcoming Cybertruck is a “Better truck than an F-150, faster than a Porsche 911”, followed by a provocative video of cybertruck prototype hauling a Ford F-150 uphill yet the actual battle might not happen.
It is the third time in two weeks that the Federal Aviation Agency has announced publicly it will not give its permission for the planes to return to service until the organization takes all due measures to consider them safe.
Bossa is a UK-based gaming developer, best known for its funny games like "Surgeon Simulator", "I Am Bread", and "Purrfect Date" that put players in virtual reality.
Microbiomes in our bodies, essential to our health and longevity, are not equal, according to an essay published on Tuesday in PLOS Biology that spotlights how access to healthy microbes is interlinked with social and economic inequities.
The Ariane 5 rocket will be carrying the TIBA-1 telecommunications satellite and the Inmarsat GX5 mobile communications satellite.