Urine’s novel use has been found and that is powering a device. A pair of socks has been developed by a team of researchers from University of the West England in Bristol, UK, in which when one walks in forces urine to circulate through integrated tubes towards microbial fuels cells (MFCs)...read more
An electromagnetic (EM) propulsion drive has been successfully tested by a group at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in a vacuum. The work has brought a major breakthrough for a multi-year international effort comprising several competing research teams.
NASA Eagleworks – an advanced...read more
Retailer Abercrombie & Fitch, which operates stores under its namesake brand and Hollister, has declared that it will not take body type or physical attractiveness into account while hiring store associates.
The New Albany, Ohio-based retailer also said allowed its employees to be...read more
At least 20 people have been hospitalized in Central Ohio after a church potluck possibly due to botulism outbreak. The local health officials are investigating the matter in detail as one person has died and 23 others are sick. The officials interviewed the people who attended Sunday potluck at...read more
The impact of the recent collapse in global oil prices is now visible as the US Steel Corp. announced that it will idle plants in Ohio and Texas. On these lines, the steel major will lay off 756 workers, thereby making it the one of the first big US industrial casualties.
The reason...read more
Astronomers have spotted an ice giant planet circling an alien star. The exoplanet known as OGLE-2008-BLG-092L looks similar to our own solar system's planet Uranus.
The planet is part of a double-star system and is 25,000 light-years away from Earth.
An international research...read more
A group of local pastors requested the Federal Government on Sunday night to take lead in the investigation into the death of John Crawford III who was shot dead by a police officer in a Beavercreek Walmart.
Pastors asked the government to release all the surveillance video recordings that...
Sherrod Brown, United States Senator from Ohio, said in a statement on Monday to consumers to boycott the home of the Whopper, after it emerged on Sunday that Burger King is looking forward to buy Tim Hortons. The deal will require Burger King to shift its headquarters to Canada. This will help...read more
An abortion clinic that was fighting the state Ohio over a license revocation has decided to stop performing abortions. According to an announcement by clinic officials, the clinic stopped performing surgical operations two days before it was ordered to stop. They also stated that John Kasich,...read more
Wildlife is usually prone to strike airplanes at airports. When birds and planes collide, the results can be deadly. According to Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), 11,315 wildlife strikes were reported by aircrafts in 2013 and 97% of those involved birds. Between 1988 and 2013, 255 people...read more
Deep-sea divers recovered gold and silver worth millions of dollars from SS Central America shipwreck that was found nearly 200 miles off the coast of South Carolina, reminding people of the California Gold Rush.
Newly released court documents revealed that a treasure trove of gold and...read more
Ohio lawmakers on Wednesday passed a bill that would freeze the phasing-in of electricity/power that utilities must purchase from renewable energy sources.
The Ohio House of Representatives cleared the bill by 54-38 votes. It is now expected to be signed into law by Governor John R....read more
The overall ‘asthma epidemic’ among children has...Read More
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Cases of opioid abuse have been increasing and...Read More
In an announcement made on December 22, cable giant...Read More