Americans are showing the least amount of ‘extreme pride’ in the US they’ve shown in nearly 20 years

REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk The percentage of people in the US who describe themselves as “extremely proud” to be American has hit a record low of 47%, according to recent Gallup polling. The decrease in extreme pride is most pronounced among Democrats, of whom only 32% feel extreme pride in being American. Extreme pride among Republicans, however, […]

England players go to extreme measures to ensure they don't miss Love Island in Russia

The England squad land in Russia for the World Cup this afternoon ahead of their first game against Tunisia on Monday. And, as a special request, they’ve asked to have English language TV channels in their hotel. Sky Sports have sorted it for them so they can get four English channels in their rooms. They […]

California can look forward to more extreme dry-wet “climate whiplash”

Enlarge / California’s Lake McClure got low during drought in 2015 but swelled by early 2017 after a very wet winter. (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) As the last few years have reminded us, California weather means you have to be prepared for anything. From 2012 to 2016, the Golden State saw a historic drought that […]

Radical Heights heralds a new era of extreme Early Access

ANALYSIS: Radical Heights, a battle-royale shooter that teaches you the importance of saving money, is the latest release from developer Boss Key Productions. It is available now for free on Steam’s Early Access portal for unfinished games. And Radical Heights is very unfinished. But in 2018, releasing half a game is a smart strategy. Less […]

Take a look at Arctic Edge 18 — where the US military is preparing to fight in the extreme conditions

Take a look at Arctic Edge 18 — where the US military is preparing to fight in the extreme conditions NOW WATCH: Arctic and Antarctic sea ice just hit record lows — here’s what would happen if all the ice melted See Also: Take a look at Arctic Edge 18 — where the US military […]

Extreme UV chip defects may force a new approach to processor design

Enlarge (credit: Santi / Flickr) Chips built with extreme ultraviolet (EUV) light are plagued with random defects with no obvious solution, according to research presented at a chipmakers’ conference reported in EETimes. The EUV hardware seems to work acceptably for 20nm or larger processes, but below this scale, small defects are cropping up that ruin the […]

Coronation Street spoilers: Rana Nazir kidnap twist 'EXPOSED' as family plan extreme plot

Rana Nazir’s (Bhavna Limbachia) agonising kidnap plot is set to take an unexpected turn when Kate Connor (Faye Brookes) sets out to save her lover in an upcoming episode of the long-running ITV  series. Coronation Street viewers will be distraught when they see Rana’s family kidnap her after forbidding her relationship with Kate. It is […]

One market bear says stocks will plunge 67% after surging to ‘breathtakingly extreme’ valuations

Reuters By an increasing number of measures, US equity valuations are at the highest on record. Investor and former professor John Hussman doesn’t think this is a sustainable situation, and forecasts that stocks will lose two-thirds of their value from current levels. Hussman is an outspoken market pessimist who’s sounded the alarm on equity valuations […]