Herzog & de Meuron designs motorway chapel in Switzerland

Angled white walls will mark the entrance to underground contemplation spaces at Herzog & de Meuron’s roadside Autobahnkirche chapel in Switzerland. Set to be developed on the outskirts of Andeer beside the A13 highway, Autobahnkirche will become the country’s “first motorway chapel” once complete. Herzog & de Meuron’s proposal seeks to challenge traditional places of […]

Southgate: Smalling could be recalled for Euro 2020

Chris Smalling has been a revelation for AS Roma this season, and the England National Team manager has taken notice. With Smalling back to playing some of the best soccer of his career, Gareth Southgate said in an interview with The Guardian that Smalling could be in contention for a return to the England National […]

Visceral fat delivers signal to the brain that hurts cognition

Excessive weight around our middle gives our brain’s resident immune cells heavy exposure to a signal that turns them against us, setting in motion a crescendo of inflammation that damages cognition, scientists say. It’s known this visceral adiposity, characterized by an apple-shaped physique, is considered particularly bad for our bodies and brains. But Medical College […]

Shortage of Chinese parts caused $50 billion fall in February’s global exports: U.N.

China’s exports of vital parts and components for products ranging from automobiles to cellphones are estimated to have shrunk by an annualized 2% in February, costing other countries and their industries $50 billion, a United Nations agency said on Wednesday. The world’s second-largest economy – and epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak that has spread to […]

Security researcher details how mom helped break into prison computer network

Strand usually conducts these tests on his own but as he shared during last week’s RSA Conference in San Francisco, for a 2014 job, he enlisted the help of an accomplice that the target never saw coming: his mother. A South Dakota correctional facility enlisted Strand’s help to test its digital security but he threw […]

‘Killer’ dad shows jury how he assaulted son, 6, with stick and sepsis

A dad accused of fatally raping his six year-old son with a stick showed jurors how he carried out the sepsis-inducing attack. Mauricio Torres, 50, left the witness stand at a court in Bentonville, Arkansas on Wednesday and walked over to jurors, before turning his back on them and bending over. He then demonstrated how […]

Howard comes out of retirement to play for Memphis

Owner. Sporting director. And now, player. Memphis 901 FC made a shocking announcement on Wednesday that Tim Howard ended his brief retirement and signed a contract to play the upcoming USL Championship season. Howard is a minority owner with Memphis 901 and was named sporting director for the team in the offseason, as he had […]

Men can smell when a woman is sexually aroused: study

Kent research suggests that men can distinguish between the scents of sexually aroused and non-aroused women. The detection of sexual arousal through smell may function as an additional channel in the communication of sexual interest and provide further verification of human sexual interest. This research by Dr. Arnaud Wisman, a Psychologist at Kent, expands on […]

GE says coronavirus will hit first-quarter cash flow, sticks to full-year forecast

General Electric Co (GE.N) predicted on Wednesday that the coronavirus would wipe out a substantial chunk of industrial free cash flow in the first quarter, but stuck to full-year financial targets the company set in January.GE predicted that the outbreak would erase $300 million to $500 million from industrial free cash flow and cause a […]

Honeywell to launch the world’s most powerful quantum computer by mid 2020

Not simply a measure of qubits, quantum volume additionally considers the connectivity and low error rate of qubits. Honeywell said it has a team of more than 100 engineers, scientists and software developers working on its quantum computer. It anticipates increasing its quantum volume by an order of magnitude each year for at least the […]