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US Tops Clean Energy List: Report
2012-04-13 06:48:05

A federal push for renewable power helped the United States overtake China as the world’s largest investor of clean energy last year, researchers for the nonprofit Pew Charitable Trusts reported on Wednesday.

Anonymous Targets UK Gov't Websites in So-Called 'Digital Protest'
2012-04-09 04:37:31

After claiming responsibility for attacks on the Home Office and 10 Downing Street websites overnight Saturday into Sunday, members of the Anonymous hacking collective have vowed that they will target different British Government websites for disruption each weekend.

3D Chocolate Printer To Be Released By The End of April
2012-04-07 04:38:37

Good news for anyone with a sweet tooth: a prototype 3D chocolate printer first unveiled by UK scientists last summer is currently available for pre-order and should be commercially released by the end of the month.

Wooly Mammoth Found In Siberia Is Remarkably Well Preserved
2012-04-05 04:44:04

A young, entombed Wooly Mammoth has been discovered in Siberia near the Arctic Ocean. Nicknamed “Yuka," the mammoth has been described by discoverers as being “remarkably well preserved” despite being cut open by ancient people.

BBC Persian Service Suffers Sophisticated Cyber Attack
2012-03-15 13:06:38

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) director-general Mark Thompson reported on Wednesday that the site had suffered a sophisticated cyber-attack recently.


Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.