A New Era For Astronomy Has Begun - NPR

David Reitze of the California Institute of Technology and the executive director of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, or LIGO, speaks at the National Press Club in Washington on Oct. 16. He talks of one of the most violent ...

Calling your husband by name for the first time - BBC News

Millions of Indian women have never used their husband's name - it's a way of showing their respect for him. The tradition is strictly observed in rural areas, though much less so in cities. Now, however, some campaigners are urging women in villages ...

The crisis of regional order in the Gulf - Aljazeera.com

An approach that ignores the demands and desires of people is destined to fail to produce a new coherent regional order. 27 Jul 2017 20:36 GMT |. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social.

Signal may be from first 'exomoon' - BBC News

A team of astronomers has potentially discovered the first known moon beyond the Solar System. If genuine, the "exomoon" is likely to be about the size and mass of Neptune, and circles a planet the size of Jupiter but with 10 times the mass. The signal ...

Twitter shares tumble as user growth stalls - Reuters

(Reuters) - Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) shares plunged more than 14 percent on Thursday after the social media platform disappointed investors with stagnant monthly active user growth in the second quarter. Despite its appeal among celebrities and public ...