Jay, Farmington robots excel at FIRST championships

Lewiston Sun Journal ... This year’s contest has a medieval siege theme pitting two alliances of three robots each against each other. Robots had to collect volleyball-sized rubber “boulders,” carry them past obstacles and shoot them into the opposing alliance’s castle-shaped …

Weasel knocks out world’s most powerful accelerator

KSAT San Antonio ... CERN’s Large Hadron Collider, the world’s biggest particle accelerator located near Geneva, Switzerland, lost power Friday. Engineers who were investigating the outage made a grisly discovery — the charred remains of a weasel, CERN spokesman Arnaud … ... Washington Times ... Radio New Zealand ... GMA News ...  – – –

Month in Space: April 2016 – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.com ... Rockets launch, rockets land, a rover on Earth controlled from space and other cosmic highlights from April 2016. 14 Photos. advertisement · advertisement. Share; Share · Tweet · Share · Email; Print; Comment. 1. A Soyuz rocket lifts off from the … ... Telegraph.co.uk ... The Inquisitr ... Daily Mail ...  – – –

Name change for trust – SunLive

SunLive ... The Mauao Area Wildlife Trust will be relaunched and renamed as the Western Bay Wildlife Trust today. The Trust chairperson Julia Graham says due to overwhelming support from local communities, and the need for conservation strategies in other areas …

Melt of vast underwater glaciers worries scientists

Press Herald ... Meltwater on the top of an ice sheet finds its way to beneath the surface, further speeding ice loss. By Chris MooneyThe Washington Post. Share. facebook · tweet · email. print Comment. Read Article. Meltwater on the top of an ice sheet finds its way … ... Headlines & Global News ... Stuff.co.nz ... Mother Jones ...  – – –

Dark Souls III Review – A Frustrating End

The Koalition ... When From Software introduced the world to the challenging Dark Souls series, I don’t think anyone could have imagined how successful the franchise would become, and just how much it would catapult the “ridiculously challenging game” genre into the … ... Tech Times ... Pulse Headlines ... Twinfinite ...  – – –

Xiaomi’s new products for the wearable market

Pulse Headlines ... Xiaomi, the world’s 5th largest smartphone maker, is about to present a new smartwatch, according to Liu De, co-founder and Vice President of the company. The wearable will work with MIUI 8 OS, the latest version of the mobile operating system … ... Android Community ... Ecumenical News ... Engadget ...  – – –

Blackroom Kickstarter Put on Hold to Develop Gameplay Demo

Quarter Disorder ... John Romero and Adrian Carmack are suspending the fundraising campaign for their return to first-person shooters. Romero and Carmack, two co-creators of the iconic Doom franchise, have canceled the current Kickstarter campaign for their next project … ... Game Rant ... GameZone ... Pulse Headlines ...  – – –