Even if carbon dioxide emissions were halted today, global warming and the environmental disruption that comes with it would continue for 1,000 years, says a sobering study. Scientists are urging…

Global Warming Is Irreversible, Study Says : NPR

Most Firefox users had minor version updates installed within three days of their release, although a weekend effect was layered on top of this, as many users didn’t update until they fired up the…

Convenience is number one factor in keeping browsers secure – Ars Technica

Shared by V I bet people would protest if we made the NFL two-hand touch. But today, using tissue from retired NFL athletes culled posthumously, the Center for the Study of Traumatic…

Dead athletes' brains show damage from concussions – CNN.com

The traveling pool of press photographers that follows presidents includes representatives from three wire services — AP (The Associated Press), AFP (Agence France-Presse) and Thomson Reuters. During…

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall – Errol Morris Blog – NYTimes.com

For centuries, violin makers have tried and failed to reproduce the pristine sound of Stradivarius and Guarneri violins, but after 33 years of work put into the project, one professor is confident…

Secrets Of Stradivarius' Unique Violin Sound Revealed, Professor Says

“An ‘apoplectic’ Kennedy family is seething over the rough treatment that heiress apparent Caroline got from Gov. Paterson’s office and is spoiling for revenge,” the New York Post reports. Said…

Kennedy Family “Furious” with Paterson