What Would Paying Student Athletes Look Like?

“Unions are tricky for college sports,” Jay Bilas, the ESPN college basketball analyst, said over the phone the other day, “because you’ve got public and private institutions and different state laws.” “It’s not impossible to have a union of college…

What are we all playing this weekend?

Just to check: you’ve already sent a Mother’s Day card, if necessary, right? Because the final post pickup is noon and you know that won’t even arrive until Monday. So. Just so you know. If you need to know. Anyway!…

Webb Telescope Discovers Earliest-known ‘dead’ galaxy

A false-color image obtained by the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) shows the galaxy JADES-GS-z7-01-QU, the universeÕs earliest-known “dead” galaxy, a galaxy that has stopped star formation, in this undated handout picture obtained by Reuters. | Photo Credit: Reuters The…

BMW Is a Surprise Winner in Electric Vehicles

As BMW car bodies glided down an assembly line in Munich recently, showered by sparks from robotic welders, it was hard to tell which vehicles would be powered by batteries, fuel-burning engines or both. In the view of many analysts,…

3 Body Problem Review – Unpredictable

Content warning: This review includes discussion of, and 3 Body Problem includes depictions of, self-harm. Adapting Liu Cixin’s science-fiction novel, The Three-Body Problem, is no small feat. The sweeping story leaps across timelines and bounces between the perspectives of a…

India’s golden langur population estimated at 7,396

GUWAHATI There are an estimated 7,396 golden langurs in India, the latest survey of the primate has revealed. The comprehensive population estimation of the endangered primate was carried out in two phases by the Primate Research Centre NE India (PRCNE),…

2024 Space and Astronomy Events Calendar

Jump to: The New York Times has offered this calendar to readers since 2017. It’s a collection of newsworthy events in spaceflight and astronomy curated by the paper’s journalists. The entries below these instructions will be updated regularly to adjust…

Why is it getting difficult to recognise online scam links

A network of more than 60 fake websites impersonting reputed media organisations were found promoting trading platforms and gambling sites. | Photo Credit: Reuters If you have come across articles from reputed news portals on social media sharing outlandish incidents…

Off the Board Game, Onto the Digital Canvas

The capricious churn of internet-charged culture is producing more main characters, apocrypha and relics than we can handle. Remember when the Canadian musician known as Grimes — former partner of one of the world’s most powerful men, the tech entrepreneur…

3 Body Problem Review – IGN

3 Body Problem premieres on Netflix March 21. Netflix’s latest stab at a science-fiction epic, 3 Body Problem, arrives pre-anointed as something special. Its Hugo Award-winning source material – a trilogy of novels by author Cixin Liu – has already…

9 dead in Wisconsin crash between semi and van

Nine people are dead after a van was struck by a tractor-trailer in an intersection on a Wisconsin state highway Friday, officials said. Only one person, someone in the van, survived the crash that was reported at 7:53 a.m. in…