Palmer Luckey, co-founder of virtual-reality pioneer Oculus, was ousted after his political activity sparked a furor within the social-media giant and Silicon Valley. His firing was one of the earliest political spats of the kind that is now roiling the technology industry.
Oakland Raiders fans awoke on September 2 refreshed from a long holiday weekend only to have their blood pressure skyrocket upon hearing the news: Oakland had sent Khalil Mack, the 2016 NFL Defensive Player of the Year and by far the franchise’s brightest talent, to the Chicago Bears. Not since February’s move of cornerback Marcus […]
Google Maps has captured a fascinating sight in a field in Hungary, but it can only be seen if you look carefully. The field itself, at first glance, seems completely normal; mainly brown in colour it has lighter and darker patches. However, on closer inspection, the different shades of the field serve to form a […]
Trevor Mahlmann/Special to Ars In some respects, Sunday night’s launch of a Falcon 9 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California was nothing special. After all, SpaceX has launched 35 rockets in just the last 21 months. This rocket had already been launched once before as well, back in July, from this very launch pad. […]
Seann, 32, and the professional dancer took to the dance floor to show off their latest routine last night, as they made a nod to the film The Matrix during the programme’s movie week. The dance duo delighted the Strictly Come Dancing 2018 judging panel with the performance, scooping a score of 30 out of […]
Airports are an easy place to lose items as passengers dash about trying to reach the corrects zones, attempt to repack bags, or are simply too jet lagged to notice missing belongings. It would be easy to assume that if you lose something at the airport you could simply head to the lost property desk […]
HEADACHE is pain felt in the region of the head and neck and usually aren’t the sign of anything serious. But with over a hundred different types and subtypes of headaches, what does yours mean? Although the symptoms are largely the same, the causes are very diverse.
PAIN IN the chest can be caused by many different things, some of which pose no health risk while other causes can be more serious. So how do you know if your chest pain is something to be concerned about?
Google Maps Street View has caught a number of embarrassing situations while mapping the world. One man found this out after he was snapped on the side of the road. Clad in a black top and trousers, he was seen standing outside his stationary white car. He was caught in a rather awkward moment, something […]
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