The United States is championing international sanctions that are preventing medical supplies against tuberculosis from entering North Korea. Tuberculosis is under control in developed countries through vaccines and medicine, but the disease is getting worse in North Korea.
Public Health July 16, 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump ordered the creation of a Space Force for 'American dominance in space.' The proposal, however, has been met with criticism, just like Trump's other space initiatives.
Space June 19, 2018
Over the last few weeks, thousands of migrant parents have been separated from their children thanks to the Trump administration’s decision to double down on its immigration policies. Here’s how you can help families separated at the border:
June 19, 2018
Drug company executives would visit the White House to announce voluntary drug price cuts, President Donald Trump said on Wednesday. Here are the comments of major pharmaceutical companies on the president's announcement.
Medicine May 30, 2018
Harvard University released a study that shows a higher death toll in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico was vastly underestimated. The official death toll sits at 64.
Earth/Environment May 30, 2018
President Donald Trump signed the Space Policy Directive-2 to allow flexibility for private companies that are developing technologies for future commercial space travels. The White House said Trump wants American companies to be globally competitive in the industry.
Space May 26, 2018
A new ruling prohibits President Donald Trump from blocking users on Twitter ever again. Doing so is a constitutional violation, according to a federal judge.
Internet May 24, 2018
President Donald Trump uses two iPhones, one for phone calls and one for Twitter. He is reportedly refusing to follow security measures that will protect his phones from hacking.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 23, 2018
Bill Gates told a story to an audience where it showed that the current president of the United States doesn't know the difference between HPV and HIV. Gates had to explain the difference between the two on two separate occasions.
Healthy Living/Wellness May 18, 2018
The Trump administration proposed to hand over the International Space Station to the private sector by 2025. A NASA inspector general, however, said that ISS privatization will likely not happen.
Space May 17, 2018
President Donald Trump is planning to place tariffs on goods from China. This may lead to higher prices for electronic gadgets such as smartphones and laptops, and may possibly include Apple products such as iPhones.
Gadgets March 23, 2018
President Donald Trump is now throwing around the idea of creating a new branch of the military called the Space Force. A previous proposal saw a similar idea fail last year.
Space March 14, 2018
NASA's longest-serving acting administrator, Robert Lightfoot, announced his retirement. Who will lead NASA now as Trump's nominee Rep. Jim Bridenstine's appointment was stalled by Senate?
Space March 13, 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump invited industry representatives to a meeting over violent video games in response to the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida. Will the government place restrictions on video game content?
Video Games March 9, 2018
In a cabinet meeting on March 8, President Donald Trump mentions Elon Musk and the recent simultaneous landing of the Falcon Heavy's boosters. He also explains the beneficial role of the private space companies in the aerospace industry.
Space March 9, 2018
Donald Trump is now using video games to distract from the gun legislation by meeting with video game executives. Trump previously suggested a link between gun violence and video games.
Video Games March 6, 2018
Scientists have found that there is a connection between people hating body odor and having conservative political beliefs. They also found that people who most negatively reacted to smells also supported Donald Trump.
Viral March 2, 2018
On Monday, the White House unveiled President Donald Trump's 2019 fiscal budget proposal that includes steep cuts to numerous domestic programs like Medicare and the Environmental Protection Agency.
Public Health February 13, 2018
The Trump administration is reportedly planning to turn over the International Space Station to the private sector after the White House cuts funding by 2025. Will this move really push through?
Space February 12, 2018
President Donald Trump's love of using Twitter to attack political opponents is well-known. While throwing his latest attack at the Democrats, he went after the UK Health Service and Prime Minister Theresa May wasn't having it.
Public Health February 6, 2018
President Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union since taking office, and he addressed important issues about health care, medicine, energy, and technology during his speech to Congress.
Medicine January 31, 2018
Contrary to what’s been previously reported, the Trump administration is not planning to build a centralized 5G network to avoid Chinese interference. Simply put, it’s not going to be possible.
Internet January 30, 2018
According to an Axios report, the Trump administration is planning to build a government-controlled, centralized, nationwide 5G network within the next three years. The proposal, meant to protect the United States from China, is already receiving backlash.
Internet January 30, 2018
Keeping with the America First economic agenda, the Trump administration wants to cut NASA funding to the International Space Station. A new draft of the budget shows the way the administration is headed.
Space January 26, 2018
The so-called Doomsday Clock is now set to 2 minutes closer to midnight and impending disaster. It is the second time that the clock has been set this close to Doomsday, following the year 1953 during the Cold War.
Feature | Science January 25, 2018
Twitter posted updates on its official blog regarding the investigation of Russian propaganda during the most recent presidential election. The data confirms that almost 700,000 Americans interacted with bots that were designed to mislead voters.
Security January 22, 2018
Apple is looking to open a second campus, as part of a $350 billion contribution to the U.S. economy over the next five years. The plan, which will create 20,000 more jobs, received approval from U.S. President Donald Trump.
Apple January 18, 2018
President Donald Trump is reportedly healthy but needs to lose weight, eat healthy, and exercise. Trump’s almost obese condition has prompted the viral #Girther movement on Twitter, which compares him with other men with the same size and weight.
Healthy Living/Wellness January 17, 2018
A group of doctors urged the White House chief physician to also check on the President's mental and cognitive well-being during his recent checkup. This is not the first time doctors were concerned about the President's mental health.
Medicine January 14, 2018
Jeff Bezos makes a $33 million donation to charity in order to send qualified undocumented immigrants to college. The Amazon CEO apparently wanted to honor his father, who was also an immigrant, with this gesture.
Business Tech January 13, 2018
You probably want President Donald Trump to get banned from Twitter to prevent him from putting America in danger, like with his recent tweet toward North Korea. Don’t count on it.
Internet January 6, 2018
Financial analysts predicted a 40 percent chance that Netflix will be acquired by Apple. Donald Trump's tax reform will likely spur the company to buy out the video streaming service.
Business Tech January 4, 2018
Tech analyst Gene Munster is predicting that Amazon will buy Target in 2018. Amazon already bought Whole Foods, and according to the prediction, it's not done with traditional retailers.
Business Tech January 3, 2018
Facebook continues its fight against fake news and announced new measures to ensure that false information has little or no chance of getting spread around. Key changes are up for immediate implementation on the site.
Internet December 21, 2017
Trump has officially signed Space Policy Directive 1, which sets NASA up for a lunar mission and a potential trip to Mars. However, there’s the issue of funding.
Space December 12, 2017
On Nov. 2, Trump’s Twitter account was deactivated to the riotous celebration of many Twitter users weary of his controversial Twitter feed. Here’s the man who did it.
Internet November 30, 2017
A Twitter employee, on his last day at work, took down the account of Donald Trump. The suspension lasted only several minutes, but it was enough to make the internet go crazy.
Internet November 3, 2017
Twitter has confirmed that President Donald Trump’s comments about North Korea, which has caused Trump to be accused of declaring a war against the country, will not be removed. Twitter said the post doesn’t violate its rules, highlighting its newsworthiness.
Internet September 26, 2017
Facebook has reportedly given special counsel Robert Mueller more information about Russian ad spending on its network during the 2016 presidential election. This is the latest development in the investigation of President Donald Trump’s alleged ties to Russia.
Internet September 16, 2017
Major Apple supplier Foxconn revealed its plans to build a $10 billion plant in Wisconsin. President Donald Trump claimed credit for the investment, which will create as many as 13,000 jobs.
Apple July 27, 2017
President Donald Trump said that Apple CEO Tim Cook promised to build 'three big plants' in the United States. No further details were revealed, but the move will help revive the country's manufacturing industry.
Apple July 25, 2017
Stephen Hawking has warned that Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the landmark Paris climate change agreement could result in irreversible climate change. Learn more from the scientist's exclusive interview with BBC.
Earth/Environment July 3, 2017
After four decades of protection, Yellowstone grizzly bears will no longer be listed under endangered species in the United States, the federal government announced. Several wildlife advocates spoke out against the decision.
Animals June 22, 2017
Six top members of Trump’s presidential advisory council on HIV/AIDS have resigned on June 13 to protest the administration’s lack of HIV/AIDS policies. What will happen to the ongoing fight against this disease?
Public Health June 19, 2017
Despite the criticisms, Tim Cook is going to attend the first meeting of Donald Trump's American Technology Council at the White House. This will include other CEOs such as Jeff Bezos and Satya Nadella as they discuss how to modernize the government.
Business Tech June 10, 2017