China's Vice-President Xi Jinping kicks a football during ...
Feb 19th, 2012
(Reuters) - China's Vice-President Xi Jinping kicks a football during a visit to Croke Park in Dublin, Ireland February 19, 2012. REUTERS/David Moir (IRELAND - Tags: POLITICS SPORT SOCCER TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) -
A Chinese-Brazilian satellite launched by China on Monday failed to reached its planned orbit and likely fell back to Earth, Brazil's Ministry of Science said. The satellite was the fourth in a series designed to monitor land use in Brazil, including forest cover in the Amazon basin. Brazil's space program is seeking to reduce the country... [Full Article]
TOKYO (AP) - In what was supposed to be a warm reunion, Vice President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping meet instead Wednesday in a climate fraught with tension over an airspace dispute that has put Asia on edge. A day before seeing Xi, Biden stood in Japan and publicly rebuked China for trying to enforce its will on its neighbors, escala... [Full Article]
We round up 10 of the most interesting and innovative hi-tech items that found their way onto the market thanks to successful crowd funding campaigns via Kickstarter, Indiegogo or Selfstarter. Just launch the smartphone app and if a tile is within range -- i.e. However, what sets this tracker apart from the competition is that if a missing device i... [Full Article]
Seattle football fans erupted in cheers so raucous early in the Monday night match-up against the New Orleans Saints that their jumping up and down registered as five minor earthquakes, a state university professor told Reuters. The most intense rumble came during a celebration after Seahawks' defensive end Michael Bennett recovered a fumble b... [Full Article]