Asteroid to pass Earth on Halloween

Another close-Earth asteroid was not expected for at least another decade, scientists say.

Vatican denies Pope Francis suffering from brain tumor

Report says that a Japanese doctor flew to the Vatican, diagnosing him with a small brain tumor.

Astronauts grow a flower in space

On January 16, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly tweeted a picture of the fist flower to ever be grown in space. The flower was an orange Zinnia, a edible plant, according to CBS News. Last November the flower was planted on the International Space Station’s Veggie Chamber. After only two weeks NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren noticed […]

McDonald’s Stocks Hit an All-time High

McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook announced a rebound in quarterly sales a situation that saw McDonald’s Corp shares hit an all-time high. Easterbrook announced that the global sales were much higher than what had been projected and further stated that the trend is likely to remain positive in the current quarter. The increase in global sales […]

Netanyahu’s warped logic

After initially hinting that Israel might be open to some elements of the 2002 Arab Peace Plan, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu totally backtracked. “The Arab Peace Initiative includes positive elements that can help revive constructive negotiations with the Palestinians,” Netanyahu said shortly after right-wing member of Knesset Avigdor Lieberman was sworn in. “We are […]

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