The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) will exert necessary efforts to guarantee the participation of Russia's representative in the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 hosted by Ukraine, the chairman of the Reference Group of the Eurovision said.
A 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit Yunnan Province in southwestern China.
Beleaguered US rideshare company Uber has halted its aggressively touted autonomous vehicle program, following a high-profile car crash in Arizona.
A young Turkish student named Mazlum Sürmeli has managed to build a robot out of scrap material that’s capable of performing 11 different tasks.
While many firearms are designed with rugged efficiency in mind and have a rather simplistic design, others look like something straight out of a sci-fi action movie.
Apparently oblivious to the scary stories about football hooliganism spread by BBC, Russian and Serbian fans engaged in a striking display of camaraderie in the center of Belgrade.
An escalator ascending through four floors in a busy Hong Kong mall suddenly reversed direction and sped up, sending riders tumbling out the bottom.
Eight men in India have been arrested for their alleged connection to a human bone smuggling ring.
Next month, California will host an unprecedented display of high-tech military ship-to-shore landing drills aimed at boosting the capability of the Marine Corps to storm a beach.
The US Air Force’s super-secret Boeing X-37B mini space shuttle just broke its own orbital record of 674 days in space. The landing date for the apparatus remains undetermined.
A Kurdish painter has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison by a Turkish court for depicting in paint the destruction wreaked by Turkish forces on a Kurdish village.
Scientists next month are heading into northern Australia to hunt for an extinct animal: the Tasmanian tiger.
Google, Facebook and other social media websites that rely on advertising revenue are in the midst of a major media backlash that could result in legal ramifications, as extremist material keeps showing up next to sponsor-related content, drawing the ire of citizens and lawmakers alike.
The updated version of the International Cloud Atlas contains several new additions, including one awesome cloud formation that seems to make the sky fall in.
Researchers at a St. Petersburg archive have discovered never-before-seen and never-implemented plans by Soviet engineers to change the climate across vast areas of the Soviet Union.
Two-thirds of cancers are caused by random DNA errors during cell division, according to new research.
The state-owned German bank Kreditanstalt fur Wiederaufbau (KfW) made a rather costly mistake by erroneously transferring over 5 billion euros to four other banks. This time, it got its money back.
Swedish hoteliers believe in love, apparently: one Swedish hotel chain is offering couples who stay there a weird refund - on the condition that they get divorced within a year of their stay. The hotel chain is so sure that a cozy hotel stay is a panacea for a tangled relationship that they are actually betting their money on it.
The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International said that Canada’s national defense research agency would collaborate with a technology firm and university to co-develop a vision-based navigation system for drones.
A new study is proposing an enormous change to long-held ideas about how dinosaurs are classified. Some paleontologists are suggesting moving theropods, the group that boasts the Tyrannosaurus rex, to another branch of the “dinosaur family tree,” implying that dinosaur development may have happened earlier than previously believed.
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