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Greenland Was Nearly Ice-Free for 280000 Years

Greenland Was Nearly Ice-Free for 280000 Years

Greenland used to be free of any ice once upon a time. In fact, for approximately 280,000 years, it had its bedrock exposed....

2 days ago, 4:21am CST

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Donates nearly $100 Million to Charity

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Donates nearly $100 Million to Charity

Facebook Chief Operating Officer (COO) Sheryl Sandberg has transferred nearly $100 million in Facebook stock into a charitable...

Dec 1 2016, 12:50am CST

Nearly Naked Supermassive Black Hole Found

Nearly Naked Supermassive Black Hole Found

An almost naked mega-black hole is a structure to be reckoned with in the universe. It has been detected by the radio telescope...

Nov 3 2016, 12:46pm CDT

Connected Car Production to Grow nearly 10-fold in Five Years: Gartner

Connected Car Production to Grow nearly 10-fold in Five Years: Gartner

Global connected car production is set to grow almost 10-fold in five years - from 6.8 million in 2015 to 61 million in 2020, a...

Oct 1 2016, 8:58pm CDT

Nearly Half of US Blacks Say Were Mistreated Recently: Gallup

Nearly Half of US Blacks Say Were Mistreated Recently: Gallup

Nearly half or 46 percent of blacks in the US reported being treated unfairly in the past 30 days before the period of June 7-...

Aug 23 2016, 12:32am CDT

Island Foxes No Longer Endangered After Nearly Going Extinct

Island Foxes No Longer Endangered After Nearly Going Extinct

Island foxes are back to being a surviving species after nearly going extinct. They showed a record-breaking fast recovery afte...

Aug 12 2016, 3:36am CDT

1967 Solar Storm Nearly Took US to Nuclear War

1967 Solar Storm Nearly Took US to Nuclear War

A solar storm almost caused nuclear confrontation between the superpowers during the height of the Cold War....

Aug 10 2016, 4:20am CDT

Nearly One in Five U.S. Teens has Diabetes or Prediabetes, Says Report

Nearly One in Five U.S. Teens has Diabetes or Prediabetes, Says Report

The prevalence of diabetes in U.S. adolescents is higher than previously estimated....

Jul 20 2016, 12:52pm CDT

Nearly All Pop Stars Endorsing Unhealthy Food and Drink

Nearly All Pop Stars Endorsing Unhealthy Food and Drink

The latest evidence is just in on the matter. According to the experts, nearly every food and drink promoted by musicians, who...

Jun 6 2016, 4:48am CDT

Americans Used Nearly 10 Billion Gigabytes of Mobile Data in 2015

Americans Used Nearly 10 Billion Gigabytes of Mobile Data in 2015

As Americans, we are so committed to our smartphones and tablets that we end up using more and more mobile data each and every...

May 23 2016, 6:56pm CDT

Nearly Half of All Heart Attacks May be Silent

Nearly Half of All Heart Attacks May be Silent

Nearly half of all heart attacks may not have classic symptoms, such as chest pain, shortness of breath and cold sweats but are...

May 22 2016, 3:44am CDT

Pluto’s Moon Hydra is Covered in Nearly Pure Water Ice

Pluto’s Moon Hydra is Covered in Nearly Pure Water Ice

Pluto's farthest moon is comprised of pristine water ice, making its surface look highly reflective....

May 9 2016, 8:51pm CDT

Leopards have Lost Nearly 75% of their Territory, Study Finds

Leopards have Lost Nearly 75% of their Territory, Study Finds

First-of-its-kind global analysis indicates that the iconic big cat is more vulnerable than orginally thought....

May 4 2016, 9:19pm CDT

Nearly all US Forests are Threatened by Droughts, Study Claims

Nearly all US Forests are Threatened by Droughts, Study Claims

Forests nationwide are feeling the heat from prolonged droughts and climate change....

Feb 23 2016, 1:27am CST

Kids living in Poverty Nearly 3 Ttimes as likely to be Fat

Kids living in Poverty Nearly 3 Times as likely to be Fat

Kids who are living in conditions of poverty are thrice as likely as their richer counterparts to be fat and out of shape....

Dec 12 2015, 6:58am CST

Windows 10 Succeeded In Getting Nearly 8% Market Share

Windows 10 Succeeded In Getting Nearly 8% Market Share

Microsoft is on the right path now....

Nov 2 2015, 10:48am CST

Black Hole Nearly Shreds a Star

Black Hole Nearly Shreds a Star

A black hole in outer space nearly shredded a star in the process of its normal functioning....

Oct 23 2015, 8:01pm CDT

World Population Will Nearly Double by 2100

World Population Will Nearly Double by 2100

The world population is 7.3 billion presently. It will surpass 11 billion by the end of the century, according to UN Population...

Aug 12 2015, 3:07am CDT

AT&T, DirecTV Merger Deal Nearly Approved by FCC

AT&T, DirecTV Merger Deal Nearly Approved by FCC

The U.S. telecom and antitrust regulators have given a green light to the biggest pay-TV company merger....

Jul 22 2015, 10:21am CDT

Two Self-Driving Cars Nearly Miss Collision in California

Two Self-Driving Cars Nearly Miss Collision in California

In a test drive, two rival self-driving cars were going to collide in California but avoided the untoward event....

Jun 26 2015, 7:53am CDT

Elon Musk nearly sold Tesla to Google in 2013

Elon Musk Nearly Sold Tesla to Google in 2013

Both sides have refused to give any comments on the rumor....

Apr 20 2015, 11:51am CDT

Paul Feig Nearly quit All-Female Ghostbusters

Paul Feig Nearly Quit All-Female Ghostbusters

During a Question & Answer session with Yahoo News, Paul Feig shared his thoughts on the hate backlash on social media rega...

Mar 16 2015, 10:12am CDT

Super Bowl 2015 Ticket Prices Nearly Match Those of Super Bowl 2014

Super Bowl 2015 Ticket Prices Nearly Match Those of Super Bowl 2014

According to SBTickets.com, the average ticket price for Super Bowl XLIX is $3,350. This is nearly identical to that for Super...

Dec 30 2014, 7:08pm CST

WhatsApp evidence used for nearly half of divorce cases in Italy

WhatsApp evidence used for nearly half of divorce cases in Italy

social media relationship problems evidence from Facebook various studies carried out...

Dec 4 2014, 7:23am CST

Jay Cutler Nearly Traded to Washington Redskins in 2009

Jay Cutler Nearly Traded to Washington Redskins in 2009

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler revealed on a Sept. 30 ESPN blog that he was nearly traded to the Washington Redskins in 2...

Oct 2 2014, 9:26pm CDT

PS TV Will Launch With Nearly 700 Titles

PS TV Will Launch With Nearly 700 Titles

The new device is on track to launch Oct. 14th....

Sep 22 2014, 10:11pm CDT

Greg Norman nearly loses Hand in Accident

Greg Norman nearly loses Hand in Accident

The famous golfer, Greg Norman, nearly lost the use of his hand in a chainsaw accident. He was saved by the skin of his teeth....

Sep 15 2014, 6:35am CDT

Alyson Hannnigan Talks About End Of Nearly an Era

Alyson Hannnigan Talks About End Of Nearly an Era

The How I Met Your Mother star talks end of show...

Mar 26 2014, 5:48pm CDT

Wow, Twitter's Audience For Oscars Nearly Matched ABC's

Twitter's Audience For Oscars 2014 Nearly Matched ABC's

In the last few years, awards shows have taken on a tail-wagging-the-dog aspect, with presenters endlessly exhorting viewers at...

Mar 5 2014, 8:27am CST

Utah woman buys nearly $600 worth of PacSun t-shirts she thinks were indecent

Utah woman buys nearly $600 worth of PacSun t-shirts she thinks were indecent

Woman plans to return all the shirts...

Feb 19 2014, 12:56pm CST

Nearly 4 Million Android Activations Over Christmas

Holiday spurs lots of new Android owners...

Dec 28 2011, 6:12pm CST

Netflix Uses Nearly A Third Of US Bandwidth

Are you contributing to this astounding number?...

Oct 27 2011, 4:04pm CDT

Cameron: In The Future, Nearly Every Movie Will Be 3D

Director sees a future where 3D is as ubiquitous as technicolor...

Jan 13 2011, 4:37pm CST

Droid X Officially Gone From Nearly Every Verizon Store

It took less than 24 hours for the Droid X to be sold out on Verizon's Web site and the online sites of all major retailers car...

Jul 20 2010, 12:17am CDT

Nearly Half Of Americans Have Owned A Recalled Product

Nearly Half Of Americans Have Owned A Recalled Product

Did you buy a lead-paint toy? How about an unstoppable runaway car? Or maybe you got your hands on one of Sony's exploding batt...

Apr 12 2010, 9:00am CDT

Wall Street Journal On iPad Nearly 150% More Expensive Than Print Version

Wall Street Journal On iPad Nearly 150% More Expensive Than Print Version

Unlike most other publications that are releasing digital versions on the iPad, the Wall Street Journal on Apple's tablet devic...

Apr 2 2010, 10:00pm CDT

Nearly Half Of Blackberry Users Want To Trade For iPhone

When's the last time you heard a big story about the latest Blackberry app? Drawing a blank? Well, apparently so are a lot of B...

Mar 15 2010, 5:02pm CDT

Nearly Half of All Internet Users Watch TV Online

A new study reveals that 44% of Internet users watch TV shows on a device other than a TV. The time spent watching on these non...

Feb 24 2010, 4:28pm CST

Nearly One Million Motorola Droids Sold?

Nearly One Million Motorola Droids Sold?

It may not be able to brag near iPhone numbers, but the Motorola Droid is becoming a very successful smartphone in its own righ...

Dec 1 2009, 10:00am CST

iPhone Traffic Nearly Doubles in August

iPhone Traffic Nearly Doubles in August

AdMob announced today that its August 2008 AdMob Mobile Metrics Report show that the Apple iPhone has nearly doubled the amount...

Sep 10 2008, 6:35am CDT