Sport

Ed Oliver: Von Miller drawing attention will be good for me and defense as a whole

Von Miller said this week that he wants to be the piece that pushes the Bills over the hump from Super Bowl contenders to Super Bowl champions and he can reach that goal by doing more than racking up numbers by attacking opposing quarterbacks off the edge. Miller’s presence will change the way teams align […]

Lifestyle

World’s first complete study shows uterine transplantation is efficacious and safe

Transplanting a uterus is an effective, safe method to remedy infertility when a functioning uterus is lacking. This is the conclusion from the world’s first complete study of uterine transplantation, conducted at the University of Gothenburg. The study, published in the journal Fertility and Sterility, covers transplantation of uteri from living donors. The operations were […]

Business

BP buys into Australian wind, solar, hydrogen mega-project

BP plc (BP.L) has agreed to buy a 40.5% stake and become operator of an Australian renewable energy project that could become one of the world’s biggest producers of green hydrogen, the global oil major said, without disclosing how much it paid. The Asian Renewable Energy Hub (AREH) in outback Western Australia would develop up […]

Technology

The Floppotron 3.0 is a computer hardware orchestra on steroids

The Floppotron 3.0 is comprised of a whopping 512 floppy disk drives, 16 traditional hard drives and four flatbed scanners. It uses new firmware that was written from scratch and is tied together with a heaping mess of cables, controllers, fuses, 3D printed components and two huge emergency stop buttons. Polish engineer Paweł Zadrożniak has […]

News

Chicago Man Who Saved Stranger From Train Tracks Is Surprised With New Car

A Good Samaritan in Chicago was surprised with a new car by a local businessman after videos of him saving a stranger’s life went viral. Anthony Perry, 20, is being hailed as a hero for jumping into action to save someone who fell off a platform onto transit train tracks in Chicago. The man was […]

Sport

Raiders donate $1 million to Uvalde school district

As the Uvalde, Texas community continues to struggle with the aftermath of last month’s mass murder at Robb Elementary School, an NFL team with no obvious ties to the tragedy is stepping in with a major contribution. Via Albert Breer of SI.com, a front-page story in the Uvalde Leader-News reports that a $1 million contribution […]

Lifestyle

Progress on early detection of Alzheimer’s disease

Inside the body, some seemingly harmless proteins have sinister potential. In the case of Alzheimer’s disease, the amyloid-beta (Aβ) protein, which is vital for brain growth, can become tainted and destroy cells, which leads to forgetfulness and memory loss. Proteins are neat little things that can only perform their functions if folded properly. Thus, the […]

Business

Drivers shrug off soaring fuel prices, for now

Drivers around the world are tolerating record-high prices for road fuels, as mobility wins out for now over other spending in squeezed household budgets, data showed. The high prices have not yet breached the pain threshold for drivers in major demand centres. But that might change once U.S. drivers have to pay more than $6 […]

Technology

8BitDo’s accessibility-minded gamepad moves all buttons to the front and makes them easier to push

8BitDo has introduced a new Bluetooth gamepad designed for players with limited mobility. The 8BitDo Lite SE was created in collaboration with two members of the gaming community as an alternative to pricier accessibility-minded solutions. All buttons are positioned on the front face of the controller – this includes triggers, bumpers and stick-click buttons. The […]

News

Gas Station Owner In Phoenix Sells Gas 50 Cents Cheaper Than What He Buys It For To Help Customers

A gas station owner in Phoenix, Arizona, says it’s worth it to offer gas cheaper than he’s buying for even though he’s losing hundreds of dollars every day. Jaswiendre Singh, who owns the gas station at the corner of Osborn Road and 20th Street, is purchasing gas from his supplier for $5.66 a gallon. But […]