A giant, years-long storm on Neptune is disappearing — and it’s being caught on camera for the first time

NASA/ JPL A huge storm on Neptune is disappearing, and the Hubble Telescope is documenting it for the first time. The storm has led scientists to question their understanding of the prevailing dynamics of Neptune’s atmosphere. The storm appears to be moving in the opposite direction than scientists predicted.    A dark storm on Neptune […]

The Army is equipping tanks with a high-tech protective system it’s been working on for decades as it prepares for a great-power war

The Army is equipping tanks with a high-tech protective system it’s been working on for decades as it prepares for a great-power war NOW WATCH: Why the US military’s M1 Abrams tank is still the king of the battlefield See Also: 10 up-and-coming healthy fast food chains that should scare McDonald’s The Army is equipping […]

Weak iPhone X demand isn’t just hurting Apple — it’s also causing problems for Samsung (AAPL)

Justin Sullivan/Getty Fewer people are buying the $ 1,000 iPhone X than expected. Apple has decided to produce fewer iPhone X phones as a result, halving its production order in January. That’s impacted suppliers who make parts for the iPhone X, according to a new report from Nikkei. Specifically Samsung, which supplies OLED screens for […]

‘Shark Tank’ investors Mark Cuban and Barbara Corcoran just invested $400,000 in an avocado-only restaurant — here’s what it’s like to eat there

Business Insider/Jessica Tyler On a recent episode of ABC’s “Shark Tank,” Mark Cuban and Barbara Corcoran invested in avocado-based Brooklyn eatery Avocaderia.  Each investor offered $ 200,000 for a 10% stake, giving the restaurant a $ 2 million valuation. The Brooklyn-based restaurant serves a wide variety of dishes that all use avocado, seeing success since day […]

iMac Pro review: Hard to upgrade, but holy Jony Ive it’s fast

Samuel Axon Some high-end professional Mac users are frustrated, and they have been for years. The current Mac Pro received a lukewarm reception when it began shipping in 2013, and it has been preserved in amber ever since. The MacBook Pro went with few substantial updates for a long period of time after 2012. And […]

‘We know it’s bigger than us’: LeBron James expands on why he feels compelled to speak on social issues after criticism from Laura Ingraham

Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images LeBron James elaborated on his response to Laura Ingraham on Saturday, making clear that he had no intention of following the Fox News anchor’s advice to “shut up and dribble.” James discussed in detail why he feels compelled to speak out about issues of social justice, and how he planned to continue […]

Ex-CIA operative says US has long meddled in elections, but it’s OK since they are ‘god cops’

As Democrats indict Russians over “election meddling,” former CIA officers say the US has been interfering in foreign elections for decades and “hopefully” will keep doing so because it has the moral high ground. In an article published in the New York Times on Saturday, former CIA officers and several researchers, who have been studying […]

This controversial burger chain revamped its raunchy image before embarking on a huge US expansion — here’s what it’s like to eat there now

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Carl’s Jr. is arguably known more for its provocative ads than its burgers, but the chain pivoted away from its controversial image in 2017. The chain just opened a location in New York City, and I decided to try it for the first time.  The burgers were underwhelming, but the fries were […]

We spoke to the Republican candidate in the most-watched race in the country — and he knows it’s going to be a battle

Pete Marovich/Getty Images The Republican candidate in the critical special election race for Pennsylvania’s 18th district knows he’s in for a battle. That candidate, Rick Saccone, calls himself “Trump before Trump.” He thinks House Speaker Paul Ryan is doing a “great job.” The Republican candidate running in what is the most important election on the […]

Here’s what it’s like to fly business class on the Air India 787 Dreamliner — and for a low-ranking airline, it’s pretty luxurious

Zach Honig Air India might not be an obvious choice for a flight from New York to London — but when Zach Honig, editor of The Points Guy, spotted a one-way business class ticket for $ 1,226 (£870) he couldn’t resist. The airline doesn’t even rank in the top 100 in the world, according to […]