Earth broke the record for the shortest day since atomic clocks were invented

Earth broke the record for the shortest day since atomic clocks were invented

Earth completed its normal 24-hour rotation 1.59 milliseconds fast on June 29, breaking the record for the shortest day in modern history. (NASA) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes ATLANTA — If you feel like there’s less time in the day, you’re correct. Scientists recorded the shortest day on Earth since the invention of the atomic … Read more

Discovery in paleontologist’s backyard reveals evidence of North America’s early humans

Discovery in paleontologist’s backyard reveals evidence of North America’s early humans

Butchering marks can be seen on the mammoth ribs. The top rib shows a fracture from blunt force impact, the middle rib shows a puncture wound and the bottom rib shows chopping marks. (Timothy Rowe et al., The University of Texas at Austin) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes AUSTIN, Texas — The surprising discovery of … Read more

Free e-book: The silent health crisis that affects 88% of Americans

Free e-book: The silent health crisis that affects 88% of Americans

Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes Only 1 in 8 adult Americans are considered “metabolically healthy,” according to a shocking study from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Gillings School of Global Public Health. Metabolic health refers to far more than just an optimal weight or pant size, it also includes having ideal levels … Read more

LDS author shares spiritual rebirth journeys of several who can now witness to Christ’s reality in a new book

LDS author shares spiritual rebirth journeys of several who can now witness to Christ’s reality in a new book

Estimated read time: 5-6 minutes Everyone goes through hard times in life. Some go through heart-wrenching moments when it feels like things are so dark and hopeless that they just want to give up. If you’ve ever felt that level of despair, Latter-day Saint author Steven Anthony Bishop has a message for you. “The most … Read more

The Mysterious Companies Behind Costco’s Kirkland Signature and Trader Joe’s O’s

The Mysterious Companies Behind Costco’s Kirkland Signature and Trader Joe’s O’s

Costco generates nearly one-third of its sales from its Kirkland Signature label. As prices surge, store brands — also known as private labels, white labels or generic brands — have become an even more attractive option for inflation-fatigued shoppers who are looking to switch from pricier name brands. (David Paul Morris, Bloomberg/Getty Images) Estimated read … Read more

Elon Musk challenges Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal to a debate on bots

Elon Musk challenges Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal to a debate on bots

Centi-billionaire Elon Musk provoked Twitter and challenged the company’s CEO Parag Agrawal to a “public debate” about fake accounts and spam in the midst of a contentious legal battle over a $44 billion acquisition. Musk filed a bid with the Securities and Exchange to acquire Twitter back in April this year. After the agreed to … Read more

California DMV says Tesla FSD, Autopilot marketing deceptive

California DMV says Tesla FSD, Autopilot marketing deceptive

Brand new Tesla cars sit in a parking lot at a Tesla showroom on June 27, 2022 in Corte Madera, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images News | Getty Images The California Department of Motor Vehicles has accused Tesla of engaging in deceptive practices around the marketing of its driver assistance systems, which are branded … Read more

A Review Of Apple+’s Luck

A Review Of Apple+’s Luck

(from left) Bob (voiced by Simon Pegg) and Sam Greenfield (voiced by Eva Noblezada) in luck.photo: Apple+ Hugely innovative on both a technological and narrative level, Pixar helped advance the medium of animation, and destroy once and for all the notion that mainstream animated films couldn’t be complex and ambitious without alienating or excluding their … Read more

GM Super Cruise hands-free system expanding to cover 400,000 miles

GM Super Cruise hands-free system expanding to cover 400,000 miles

That green light means you can take your hands off the wheel. Just keep your eyes on the road! Mack Hogan | CNBC DETROIT – General Motors is expanding its Super Cruise hands-free driving system in the US and Canada later this year, introducing the feature for non-interstate roadways and highways such as Route 66 … Read more

Carmakers Think They’re Recession-Proof

Carmakers Think They’re Recession-Proof

photo: Carl Court (Getty Images) Car manufacturers have decided they’re going to jump from peak to peak, everyone and their mother is investing in semiconductor production, and VinFast officially has a US showroom presence. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Monday, August 1, 2022. 1st Gear: 2008 Never Happened, Car Sales Will … Read more