Pluto probe's next target chosen

Nasa's New Horizons spacecraft has a new target to aim for following its historic flyby of Pluto.

Sun 30 Aug 15 from BBC News

Other sources: BBC News, Gizmag, Phys.org, ScienceNews, Newscientist, show all (17) »

Only one-third of published psychology research is reliable – now what?

The ability to repeat a study and find the same results twice is a prerequisite for building scientific knowledge. Replication allows us to ensure empirical findings are reliable and refines ...

Fri 28 Aug 15 from Phys.org

Other sources: Phys.org, ABC Science, TIME, The Independent, ScienceNews, show all (22) »

Android Wear invades the Apple Watch's turf: New models will work with iPhones

The Apple Watch just got some big competition. Android Wear watches, which were previously only compatible with Android phones, will start working with iPhones moving forward... Continue ...

13 hours ago from Gizmag

Other sources: Gizmag, The Independent, Phys.org, Techspot, USA today, show all (11) »

Stephen Hawking says he's solved a black hole mystery, but physicists await the proof

Physicist Stephen Hawking made a splash this week when he announced that he had solved a vexing conundrum that had puzzled generations of leading physicists - including the 73-year-old scientific ...

Fri 28 Aug 15 from Phys.org

Other sources: Phys.org (2), ScienceNews, BBC News, The Independent, Newscientist (2), show all (27) »

M is for personal digital assistant: Facebook announces Siri competitor

Facebook has announced that it is testing a new digital assistant to take on the likes of Apple's Siri and Microsoft's Cortana. Meet Facebook M... Continue Reading M is for personal ...

Fri 28 Aug 15 from Gizmag

Other sources: Gizmag, The Independent, Phys.org, The Christian Science Monitor, HotHardware, show all (23) »

Facebook gets 1 billion users in a day: site becomes bigger than almost every country

One billion people use Facebook in just one day — making it far bigger than most countries, and easily the most used technology product on Earth.

Fri 28 Aug 15 from The Independent

Other sources: The Independent (2), Phys.org, The Christian Science Monitor, Techspot, HotHardware, show all (18) »

Seabirds 'blighted by plastic waste'

Unless something is done to stem the flow of waste to the oceans, virtually every seabird will be ingesting plastic debris by 2050, say scientists.

6 hours ago from BBC News

Other sources: ABC Science, BBC News, Science Now, Phys.org, Guardian.co.uk, show all (11) »

Ashley Madison still growing despite hack, company claims, with 'hundreds of thousands of new users'

Ashley Madison has signed up hundreds of thousands of new users in the past week, despite a huge hack that revealed the personal data of all of its users.

16 hours ago from The Independent

Other sources: The Independent, CNET Cutting Edge, Engadget, Arstechnica, Gizmodo, show all (11) »

Apple TV Rumor Roundup: Everything We Think We Know

It's been a long time coming, but the prophets appear to agree: Apple is finally ready to reinvent TV. But! Instead of a releasing a long-rumored Apple television set, which would be a longshot, ...

9 hours ago from Gizmodo

Other sources: Gizmodo, TechCrunch, CNET Cutting Edge, Arstechnica, Techspot, show all (18) »

Epix reaches multiyear Hulu deal, ends Netflix agreement

The cable network Epix jumped from Netflix to Hulu, landing a multiyear, digital subscription video on demand deal with the streaming service.

16 hours ago from Phys.org

Other sources: Phys.org, BBC Technology, Geek.com, Gizmodo, TechCrunch, show all (16) »

Show more »

How it works?

"Weekly Science & Technology Report" is a computer generated news service, with no human editors in background. "Weekly Science & Technology Report" uses completely automated algorithms to display the most popular news stories. To do so, it evaluates several news parameters like the number of news sources a story appeared in, date of publication, etc. It also automatically match news stories to appropriate categories based on news content.

See also

EU Science News - insights into European Science.

Don't want to waste your time browsing through all these stories? Visit a Bit of Science - one top news story of the day.

From content partners

Redefining pediatric malnutrition to improve treatment, 1 hours ago
Modified CAR T cells can preferentially target cancer cells and spare normal cells, 2 hours ago
Newly engineered CAR T cells can better discriminate between cancer and normal cells, 2 hours ago
US adult smoking rate dips to 17 percent, 2 hours ago
Large parks key to city success, 2 hours ago
Meet Pentecopterus, a new predator from the prehistoric seas, 6 hours ago
Periodontal disease predicts CAC progression in type 1 diabetes, 8 hours ago
Multidisciplinary rehab tops CBT for chronic fatigue syndrome, 8 hours ago
Outcomes up for femtosecond laser-assisted cataract Sx, 8 hours ago
Continuous therapy improves survival in multiple myeloma, 8 hours ago
provided by Phys.org Science News

Subscribe to RSS

RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication, and is an easy way of receiving new content from Weekly Science & Technology Report - RSS feed.

Free magazines for business professionals

Renewable Energy World effectively promotes all aspects of renewable energy technology in the worldwide marketplace.