Ciencia y Tecnologia


Army Corps wants more cooperation from Dakota Access company
- Noviembre 12, 2016

Last year, TransCanada lost its years-long fight for a United States presidential permit for the Alberta-to-Texas pipeline when President Barack Obama rejected it for a second time. Yesterday, Army Corps's Omaha office said it was " concerned " that the company plans to continue building despite the Corps's request. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it's trying to diffuse tensions between Dakota Access pipeline protesters and law enforcement in North Dakota, but that the pipeline's ... (los mas...)
Plastic Smell Attracts Hungry Seabirds Plastic Smell Attracts Hungry Seabirds
- Noviembre 12, 2016

The study could also open the door to new strategies that address the ocean's plastic problem, which plagues not only seabirds, but also fish, sea turtles and other marine life. Seabirds , including endangered species, regularly ingest the plastic litter that ends up in the ocean. This database contained information from over 20,000 birds of more than 70 species. (los mas...)
Detroit Red Wings Win In Philadelphia Detroit Red Wings Win In Philadelphia
- Noviembre 11, 2016

Said Hakstol: "The pace and speed he attacks with is hard to handle". While that doesn't look impressive by itself, when factoring in the ice time he received previous year, 14 points in 37 games is quite impressive. The system we play is aggressive so we rely on our forwards to get back. "The other unit has to do a better job". "And we found a way tonight". But this isn't the Matt Read of the past couple of seasons. (los mas...)
Voters to decide on condoms, other porn-film regulations Voters to decide on condoms, other porn-film regulations
- Noviembre 11, 2016

Plus, Los Angeles voters approved a measure in 2012 requiring condom use. Like others in the industry, he maintains condoms aren't needed. Proposition 60, Condoms in Pornographic Films Initiative asks voters whether mandatory condom use during filming of sexual acts should be a state statute. (los mas...)
Student says man wearing Student says man wearing "Trump" hat attacked her
- Noviembre 11, 2016

A University of Louisiana student was attacked by two men - one in a Trump hat - who beat her and ripped her hijab off before stealing her wallet hours after the Republican nominee was elected president, police said. The two men, one described as being Hispanic and the other white, grabbed the student's backpack and took her vehicle keys before fleeing, the statement said. (los mas...)
High School Students Walk Out Of Class Over Trump Policy High School Students Walk Out Of Class Over Trump Policy
- Noviembre 11, 2016

Others held signs railing against the Republican presidential-elect. "I definitely think it's a day when people really let their voices be heard through the voting process", Diaz said. Protests also erupted in the Bay Area, in Berkeley , Oakland and San Jose, over the election results, and students at the University of California , San Diego, also marched in protest. (los mas...)
Rudy Giuliani Made A Case To Be The Country's Next Attorney General
- Noviembre 11, 2016

Giuliani said the US has two traditions that are in conflict with each other. The spoof starts with Trump - who plays a salesman - telling Giuliani: "You know, you're really attractive and a woman that looks like that has to have her own special scent". (los mas...)
Dead city treasurer wins re-election in Oceanside Dead city treasurer wins re-election in Oceanside
- Noviembre 11, 2016

He was elected to Oceanside City Treasurer by a six percent margin over challenger Nadine Scott, with the election results expected to be certified on December 7th by the city council. After that announcement went out, Scott filed a complaint with the state fair practices commission, saying the city had improperly helped her opponent's campaign. (los mas...)
Las 5 preguntas más buscadas en Google tras las elecciones de EU Las 5 preguntas más buscadas en Google tras las elecciones de EU
- Noviembre 11, 2016

Pero hay una novedad respecto a las preguntas del día anterior: ¿Por qué Trump le gusta a la gente? Se desconocía si su caída de sistema se deba a una saturación por solicitudes de salida del Estados Unidos ante el triunfo de Trump ya que el gobierno del país fronterizo del que se realizaban los comicios no se pronunció. (los mas...)
Judge tentatively denies ban at Trump trial Judge tentatively denies ban at Trump trial
- Noviembre 11, 2016

Brian Cochran, the attorney who will be pushing the case that Trump made misrepresentations by among other things vouching that Trump University teachers were personally "handpicked", objected and even compared the logic to Alec Baldwin's imitation of Trump on Saturday Night Live. (los mas...)
Monday's supermoon extra super; closest in nearly 69 years Monday's supermoon extra super; closest in nearly 69 years
- Noviembre 11, 2016

It's true that the November 14 full moon is the closest since 1948, and the next time the full moon will be closer is in 2034. You can also watch it live on Space.com, courtesy of Slooh. NOAA's National Ocean Service says certain areas of the world - like the Alaskan coast - might see higher tides than normal because of the supermoon, but it would be a 2 percent increase, so maybe don't bust out the scuba gear. (los mas...)
Martin Shkreli debuts secret Wu-Tang album after Trump win Martin Shkreli debuts secret Wu-Tang album after Trump win
- Noviembre 11, 2016

And play with the Wu-Tang Clan. Streaming live on Periscope and Hitbox , Shkreli is seen drinking Coke and sitting at his computer as he listens to the music. Martin Shkreli , 33, wants to prove that he's a man of his word. A teaser of the $2 million dollar album. Like you'd expect from a millionaire pharma-bro, Shkreli backed Trump hard and promised to share the magical and possibly cursed (we're not making that up) album with the world as long as Trump won the presidential race. (los mas...)
Daydream View Review: Google Built the Best Mobile VR Headset Yet Daydream View Review: Google Built the Best Mobile VR Headset Yet
- Noviembre 11, 2016

You'll be able to do other stuff too like watch YouTube and Netflix videos in a virtual theatre and Google is planning to add support for Google Play Movies, too. Daydream View has a hand-washable facepad, just in case your first question is to ask "What if I get the it dirty?" Its primary function is to work like an air mouse - think Wii remote. (los mas...)
Voters in San Francisco, Oakland take up soda tax measures Voters in San Francisco, Oakland take up soda tax measures
- Noviembre 11, 2016

Supporters of the taxes highly emphasize that sugary beverages are considered as one of the greatest contributors to obesity, diabetes and tooth decay which is specially found among children, whom experts say the beverage industry targets most with its advertisements. (los mas...)
MA voters defeat charter school initiative MA voters defeat charter school initiative
- Noviembre 11, 2016

The state has also underfunded the so-called "foundation budget", its share of the cost of running public schools, further squeezing local education budgets. In districts like New Orleans, they multiplied at a faster clip and have been less successful. In Massachusetts' urban areas, where the charter school gap was preventing growth, research showed schools performed consistently above average. (los mas...)
Tips for getting deals for the Black Friday weekend
- Noviembre 10, 2016

Toys "R" Us said consumers have shown that they like having the stores open on Thanksgiving. It's also a nod to changing shopping habits: a year ago, online shoppers over the four-day Thanksgiving weekend outnumbered store shoppers for the first time, according to the National Retail Federation. (los mas...)
Kids' version of YouTube to launched in India Kids' version of YouTube to launched in India
- Noviembre 10, 2016

For the ease of kiddos, the YouTube team has kept layout quite sparse with large featured images, bold icons, and no extra video controls, expect the play/pause, next video, and caption buttons. Indian kids are consuming the content from local as well as worldwide creators, said Aman Dayal, Content Partnership Manager YouTube Kids and Learning, India and South East Asia. (los mas...)
Google Pulling the Plug on Free Map Maker Tool Google Pulling the Plug on Free Map Maker Tool
- Noviembre 10, 2016

Doing so will allow Google to focus on enabling the best editing and moderation capabilities right within the desktop and mobile versions of Maps, the company announced this week. All edits and updates submitted via Map Maker go through a review process involving teams from Google and selected members from the user community. (los mas...)
Pandora redesigns its web music player Pandora redesigns its web music player
- Noviembre 10, 2016

We wanted to make sure we were giving them an equally delightful experience". The changes begin with the music player on Pandora's web platform, which is now a fixed bar at the bottom of the screen, ensuring that users will "never lose sight" of the currently playing track. (los mas...)
Bond Denied for South Carolina Murder, Kidnapping Suspect
- Noviembre 10, 2016

The woman was discovered after police heard banging noises and screams from inside a metal shipping container in Woodruff, 130km northwest of the state capital of Columbia. Those properties are not limited to South Carolina, Wright said Sunday, declining to be more specific. The issue of bond could be taken up by a circuit court later. (los mas...)