NASA launches wind tunnel tests for its quiet supersonic jet

NASA launches wind tunnel tests for its quiet supersonic jet

February 27, 2017 - 11:31 AMT  07:31 GMT
The agency is testing a nine percent scale model of Lockheed Martin’s X-plane design in Glenn’s 8’ x 6’ Supersonic Wind Tunnel.
“Hillary’s America,” “Batman v Superman” dominate Razzie Awards

“Hillary’s America,” “Batman v Superman” dominate Razzie Awards

February 27, 2017 - 11:21 AMT  07:21 GMT
The only category not won by either of the two films was Kristen Wiig’s prize for worst supporting actress in “Zoolander 2.”
Scientists rejuvenate blood by

Scientists rejuvenate blood by "resetting" stem cells

February 27, 2017 - 11:20 AMT  07:20 GMT
Rejuvenating enough cells could steel your body against blood disorders and otherwise improve your overall health.
Animation maestro Hayao Miyazaki working on new feature

Animation maestro Hayao Miyazaki working on new feature

February 27, 2017 - 11:13 AMT  07:13 GMT
The film may be a longer version of “Boro the Caterpillar,” a CGI animated short that Miyazaki was making for screenings at the Ghibli museum in Tokyo.

"Aliens" star Bill Paxton dies at 61, celebs pay tribute on Twitter

February 27, 2017 - 11:03 AMT  07:03 GMT
Tom Hanks, Jamie Lee Curtis, Paul Feig, Charlize Theron, Elijah Wood and Aaron Paul were among the celebrities who paid homage to Paxton.
Moonlight wins 2017 Oscar for best picture, Emma Stone is best actress

Moonlight wins 2017 Oscar for best picture, Emma Stone is best actress

February 27, 2017 - 10:55 AMT  06:55 GMT
To the women in this category, [Natalie Portman], [Isabelle Huppert], [Meryl Streep], [Ruth Negga], you are all so extraordinary," Stone said.
Trump budget plan boosts Pentagon, trims State Department - officials

Trump budget plan boosts Pentagon, trims State Department - officials

February 27, 2017 - 10:48 AMT  06:48 GMT
One of the officials said Trump's request for the Pentagon included more money for shipbuilding, military aircraft.
U.S. calls on Russia to

U.S. calls on Russia to "immediately" observe Ukraine ceasefire

February 27, 2017 - 10:40 AMT  06:40 GMT
"We call on Russia and the separatist forces to immediately observe the ceasefire, withdraw all heavy weapons," the State Department said.
China's top diplomat to visit U.S. on February 27-28: Xinhua

China's top diplomat to visit U.S. on February 27-28: Xinhua

February 27, 2017 - 10:27 AMT  06:27 GMT
A researcher said a discussion of when and where Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping would meet first would be on the top of the agenda.
Bloody accident mars joyful start of Rio carnival

Bloody accident mars joyful start of Rio carnival

February 27, 2017 - 10:14 AMT  06:14 GMT
The accident, which coincided with heavy drizzle, marred the start of the all-night samba dance-off at the Sambodromo stadium.