Oklahoma medical center employees resign after veteran dies

Oklahoma medical center employees resign after veteran dies

At least four employees of a veterans' medical center in southeastern Oklahoma have resigned after maggots were found inside the wound of a person who had been hospitalized and treated at the facility.

Apple makes first public statements about its self-driving car effort

Apple makes first public statements about its self-driving car effort

In a November 22-dated letter addressed to the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), tech giant Apple has officially, for the first time, made public statements related to its much-reported 'Project Titan' self-driving car initiative.

New data on risks vs. benefits of CAR-T cancer drugs to be shared this weekend

New data on risks vs. benefits of CAR-T cancer drugs to be shared this weekend

New data on riskss vs. benefit of experimental chimeric antigen receptor T-cells (CAR-Ts) will likely be in focus this weekend when companies will present their clinical results at the annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH).

4 new elements added to the periodic table

4 new elements added to the periodic table

The periodic table, a tabular arrangement of various chemical elements, has just got a new look as four new elements have been added to its seventh row. The International Union of Pure & Applied Chemistry has confirmed that it has officially added four new elements, with numbers 113, 115, 117 and 118, to the table.

Scientists struggling to know why tornado outbreaks are on the rise

Scientists struggling to know why tornado outbreaks are on the rise

Incidents of tornado outbreaks are on the rise for the last few years, but scientists are still struggling to figure out what actually is causing the deadly outbreaks frequently.

Twitter acquires Yes Inc.; installs Yes CEO Keith Coleman as its new product chief

Twitter acquires Yes Inc.; installs Yes CEO Keith Coleman as its new product chi

In a Thursday announcement, microbloging platform Twitter revealed that it has acquired social-networking mobile app startup Yes Inc; and has, with immediate effect, installed Keith Coleman - the founder and CEO of Yes - as the new Vice President of Product.

Soil poised to make global warming much worse: researchers find

Soil poised to make global warming much worse: researchers find

Soil, which is a massive repository of carbon because of plants that have grown and died in it, is poised to make the problem of global warming much worse, a new study cautioned.

Netflix launches new download feature for offline viewing

Netflix launches new download feature for offline viewing

In a Wednesday announcement, popular streaming service Netflix said that it is launching the much-awaited 'downloads for offline viewing' option to give its nearly 87 million subscribers the ability to access offline videos.

Rate of Alzheimer’s among older people declines

Rate of Alzheimer’s among older people declines

The rate of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia among 65 adults ages and older notably declined from in the twelve years to 2012, a new study suggested.

Internet Archive plans to create copy of its archives in Canada

Internet Archive plans to create copy of its archives in Canada

In a blog post published on Tuesday, San Francisco non-profit organization the Internet Archive - a leading Internet organization which maintains one of biggest libraries of cached websites in the world - said that it plans to create a backup of its database in Canada.

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