Scientists worry ‘zombie deer’ disease could jump to humans

If you’ve heard of “zombie deer,” you’ve heard of the horrors of chronic wasting disease. CWD causes infected animals to stumble through the forest, sometimes drooling and becoming aggressive towards humans they once feared.

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Hacked MyFitnessPal Data Goes on Sale on the Dark Web—One Year After the Breach

The MyFitnessPal app disclosed a data breach last year affecting as many as 150 million users.

District 9 director made a live-action trailer for Anthem, and it’s pretty cool

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Digital Trends Though originally advertised as a short film set in BioWare’s Anthem universe, Neill Blomkamp’s Conviction is more like a four-minute … Continue reading District 9 director made a live-action trailer for Anthem, and it’s pretty cool

Why Apple Is Putting Older iPhone Models Back in Stores in Germany

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Tech – Fortune Apple’s ongoing feud with Qualcomm (qcom, -0.06%) forced the Cupertino colossus to remove certain iPhone models from … Continue reading Why Apple Is Putting Older iPhone Models Back in Stores in Germany

Every Playable Fighter In Jump Force, For Now

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to GameSpot Bandai Namco has announced every playable fighter that will be included in Jump Force at launch. There’s 42 in … Continue reading Every Playable Fighter In Jump Force, For Now

AMAZON CANCELS NEW YORK HQ2 (AMZN)

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Business Insider Amazon announced on Thursday it has canceled its planned HQ2 project for New York City. Many local politicans, … Continue reading AMAZON CANCELS NEW YORK HQ2 (AMZN)

Activision Blizzard Reports Record Revenue as They Fuck Over 800 Employees

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Waypoint “While our financial results for 2018 were the best in our history, we didn’t realize our full potential.” — … Continue reading Activision Blizzard Reports Record Revenue as They Fuck Over 800 Employees

Researchers discover how sleep can fight infection

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Medical Xpress Researchers in Germany have discovered why sleep can sometimes be the best medicine. Sleep improves the potential ability … Continue reading Researchers discover how sleep can fight infection

Zelda: Link’s Awakening Is Getting Remade For Switch

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Kotaku The Game Boy classic Zelda: Link’s Awakening is getting a full remake in the style of Link Between Worlds. … Continue reading Zelda: Link’s Awakening Is Getting Remade For Switch

Scientists discover new type of magnet

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Phys.org A team of scientists has discovered the first robust example of a new type of magnet—one that holds promise … Continue reading Scientists discover new type of magnet

Being kind to yourself has mental and physical benefits, research shows

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Medical Xpress Taking time to think kind thoughts about yourself and loved ones has psychological and physical benefits, new research … Continue reading Being kind to yourself has mental and physical benefits, research shows

Bees Can Solve Math Problems That Would Stump the Average Toddler

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Live Science Bees don’t just buzz around and make honey; they also do math problems in their free time that … Continue reading Bees Can Solve Math Problems That Would Stump the Average Toddler

Vaccinations jump 500% in antivax hotspot amid measles outbreak

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Science – Ars Technica (Cover Image) Enlarge / Administration of a measles, mumps, rubella vaccine. (credit: Getty | MediaNews Group/Orange … Continue reading Vaccinations jump 500% in antivax hotspot amid measles outbreak

Astronomers Discover Three New Globular Clusters in Milky Way

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Breaking Science News A duo of astronomers has spotted three new globular clusters in the Milky Way’s bulge, a 10,000-light-year-wide … Continue reading Astronomers Discover Three New Globular Clusters in Milky Way

What Happens if the Magnetic North Pole Keeps Rushing Toward Siberia?

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Motherboard Earth’s north magnetic pole, a wandering point where magnetic field lines vertically enter and exit our planet, has been … Continue reading What Happens if the Magnetic North Pole Keeps Rushing Toward Siberia?

Six new species of hideously adorable tentacle-nosed catfish discovered in Amazon

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Latest Science News — ScienceDaily Scientists just discovered six new species of bristlenose catfish in the Amazon. In an evolutionary … Continue reading Six new species of hideously adorable tentacle-nosed catfish discovered in Amazon

Resident Evil 2 Remake: Hilarious Mod Adds ‘X Gon’ Give It To Ya’ To Every Chase

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Gameranx One of the best additions to the Resident Evil 2 remake is the Tyrant’s permanent game of cat-and-mouse with … Continue reading Resident Evil 2 Remake: Hilarious Mod Adds ‘X Gon’ Give It To Ya’ To Every Chase

Devil May Cry 5’s second demo is landing pretty soon

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Destructoid If you didn’t have an Xbox One in December, you missed out on an exclusive Devil May Cry 5 … Continue reading Devil May Cry 5’s second demo is landing pretty soon

Crackdown 3 is testing out Wrecking Zone right before launch

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Destructoid No matter how close we seem to get, Crackdown 3 has always felt like it’s resting just out of … Continue reading Crackdown 3 is testing out Wrecking Zone right before launch

How To Finally Merge Your Xbox, Switch And PS4 ‘Fortnite’ Accounts Together

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Forbes – Games Epic has been talking about this for a long, long time, but they finally have cracked the … Continue reading How To Finally Merge Your Xbox, Switch And PS4 ‘Fortnite’ Accounts Together

Shaggy Will Not Be In Mortal Kombat 11 So You Can Stop Asking, NetherRealm Confirms

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to GameSpot In the first Kombat Kast livestream since the reveal of the upcoming fighting game Mortal Kombat 11, the NetherRealm … Continue reading Shaggy Will Not Be In Mortal Kombat 11 So You Can Stop Asking, NetherRealm Confirms

Internet Providers Are Investing Less Despite Net Neutrality’s Death

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Tech – Fortune When telecommunications operators successfully lobbied U.S. regulators to scrap net neutrality, one of their main claims was … Continue reading Internet Providers Are Investing Less Despite Net Neutrality’s Death

This Is The Last Full View The Kepler Spacecraft Saw Before It Shut Down Forever

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to ScienceAlert On 30 October 2018 Kepler, NASA’s planet-hunting space telescope, sent its last signal. It had been on the ropes … Continue reading This Is The Last Full View The Kepler Spacecraft Saw Before It Shut Down Forever

Women finally get a menstruation emoji

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Fast Company (Cover Image) [Image: courtesy of Aphelandra Messer] The Unicode Consortium has announced that 59 new emoji will make … Continue reading Women finally get a menstruation emoji

Earth’s north magnetic pole has moved — here’s what that means for our navigation systems

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Tech Insider Earth’s north magnetic pole keeps shifting. Each year, it moves north by an average of about 30 miles. … Continue reading Earth’s north magnetic pole has moved — here’s what that means for our navigation systems

2020 Toyota Supra 4×4 Concept

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to HiConsumption Toyota made some big waves recently by announcing the rebirth of one of their most coveted sports cars, the … Continue reading 2020 Toyota Supra 4×4 Concept

Capcom said Hideaki Itsuno could make Dragon’s Dogma 2, but he chose to make DMC5 first

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to VG247 The calls for Capcom to make a true sequel to 2012’s Dragon’s Dogma have been loud for some time … Continue reading Capcom said Hideaki Itsuno could make Dragon’s Dogma 2, but he chose to make DMC5 first

Fast food giants under fire on climate and water usage

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to BBC News – Science & Environment (Cover Image) Image copyright Getty Images A coalition of investors is calling on McDonalds, … Continue reading Fast food giants under fire on climate and water usage

Engineers create a robot that can ‘imagine’ itself

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Latest Science News — ScienceDaily Engineers have created a robot that learns what it is, with zero prior knowledge of … Continue reading Engineers create a robot that can ‘imagine’ itself

E-Cigarettes Are Effective at Helping Smokers Quit, a Study Says

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to NYT > Science It has been one of the most pressing unanswered questions in public health: Do e-cigarettes actually help … Continue reading E-Cigarettes Are Effective at Helping Smokers Quit, a Study Says

What the heck is a frost quake?

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Popular Science Is it cold outside? Are you hearing loud booms in the middle of the night? Don’t call the … Continue reading What the heck is a frost quake?

Self-growing material could make muscles that become stronger with use

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to New Scientist (Cover Image) A section of the new materialTakahiro Matsuda Do you even lift? A new material is the … Continue reading Self-growing material could make muscles that become stronger with use

NASA Discovered a ‘Disturbing’ Glacier Hole Two-Thirds the Size of Manhattan

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Motherboard Climate change is wreaking havoc in Earth’s remotest corners. At the Thwaites Glacier in Antarctica, scientists found a massive … Continue reading NASA Discovered a ‘Disturbing’ Glacier Hole Two-Thirds the Size of Manhattan

Lost Opportunity: After a 15-Year Odyssey, NASA’s Trailblazing Mars Rover Approaches Its End

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Scientific American Content Mired in dust on the afternoon of June 10, NASA’s Opportunity rover received a final command from … Continue reading Lost Opportunity: After a 15-Year Odyssey, NASA’s Trailblazing Mars Rover Approaches Its End

Archaeologists Have Discovered a Lost Metropolis in South Africa

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to ScienceAlert What was once thought to be a scattering of ancient stone huts on the outskirts of Johannesburg, South Africa, … Continue reading Archaeologists Have Discovered a Lost Metropolis in South Africa

Discovery of blood vessel system in bones

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Medical Xpress A network of very fine blood vessels that connects bone marrow directly with the blood supply of the … Continue reading Discovery of blood vessel system in bones

So far 2019 has set 33 records for heat, but none for cold

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to New Scientist (Cover Image) Blue areas show colder-than-average temperatures. Red areas are hotter than average.Image from Climate Reanalyzer (http://bit.ly/2CSvKRc), Climate … Continue reading So far 2019 has set 33 records for heat, but none for cold

Scientists Single Out a Suspect in Starfish Carnage: Warming Oceans

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to NYT > Science Want climate news in your inbox? Sign up here for Climate Fwd:, our email newsletter. In 2013, … Continue reading Scientists Single Out a Suspect in Starfish Carnage: Warming Oceans

Dark Energy Gets Weirder: Mysterious Force May Vary Over Time – Space.com

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to “science” – Google News Dark energy is apparently even more mysterious than astronomers had thought. Scientists first proposed the existence … Continue reading Dark Energy Gets Weirder: Mysterious Force May Vary Over Time – Space.com

Scientists Think They’ve Finally Figured Out How LSD Alters Our Consciousness – ScienceAlert

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to “science” – Google News Since its discovery in 1938, the drug LSD — that’s lysergic acid diethylamide — has puzzled researchers. … Continue reading Scientists Think They’ve Finally Figured Out How LSD Alters Our Consciousness – ScienceAlert

Goodbye to a beauty in the night sky

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Phys.org For over a century and a half, Eta Carinae has been one of the most luminous – and most … Continue reading Goodbye to a beauty in the night sky

BioWare teases something special for the Anthem demo’s Sunday finale

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to gamesradar news After the troubled Anthem game VIP demo – which ended with BioWare handing out skins and javelins to … Continue reading BioWare teases something special for the Anthem demo’s Sunday finale

So Long Wii Shop Channel, And Thanks For All The Games

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Nintendo Life | Latest Updates Today sees the discontinuation of the Wii Shop Channel, an online service for the Wii … Continue reading So Long Wii Shop Channel, And Thanks For All The Games

Dauntless is joining the Epic Games Store

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to PC Gamer Update: Dauntless dev Phoenix Labs emailed PC Gamer to clarify that the migration process will be opt-in only, … Continue reading Dauntless is joining the Epic Games Store

Blind Player Uses Sound Cues To Play Gears Of War 4’s Horde Mode 

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Kotaku (Cover Image) GIF: SightlessKombat (Gears of War 4) Video games are usually made up of visual and auditory components. … Continue reading Blind Player Uses Sound Cues To Play Gears Of War 4’s Horde Mode 

The story behind the Oblivion mod Terry Pratchett worked on

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Eurogamer In his Foreword to The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Fantasy, the late Sir Terry Pratchett writes, “Imagination, not intelligence, made … Continue reading The story behind the Oblivion mod Terry Pratchett worked on

Nintendo Switch Sales Pass 32 Million

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to IGN The Nintendo Switch is continuing its successful run as sales of Nintendo’s latest console have surpassed 32 million units … Continue reading Nintendo Switch Sales Pass 32 Million

Dio and Jotaro Kujo join Jump Force roster

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to EGMNOW A couple of weeks ago, an advert appeared online revealing that Jotaro Kujo from JoJo’s Bizzare Adventure would appear in … Continue reading Dio and Jotaro Kujo join Jump Force roster

Sony Reportedly Shifting First Party Development Focus onto PS5

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to IGN Sony is apparently having its first-party studios focus on PlayStation 5 game development, but we may not see the … Continue reading Sony Reportedly Shifting First Party Development Focus onto PS5

Anthem Open Demo: Dates, Start Time, And What’s Included

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to GameSpot This weekend, Anthem has its second and final demo before the game officially launches. Below, we’ve outlined every bit … Continue reading Anthem Open Demo: Dates, Start Time, And What’s Included

Volkswagen teases electric buggy concept for Geneva Motor Show

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to Electric Cars Report Volkswagen is bringing a legend back to life! At the beginning of March, the Wolfsburg-based Group will … Continue reading Volkswagen teases electric buggy concept for Geneva Motor Show

iRoller Liquid-Free Touchscreen Display Cleaner

Your daily selection of the top trending News According to The Gadget Flow Effortlessly remove smudges and smears from your screen with the iRoller Liquid-Free Touchscreen Display Cleaner. This device … Continue reading iRoller Liquid-Free Touchscreen Display Cleaner