Suspension of Suez Canal traffic deepens global container crunch

The suspension of traffic through the Suez Canal has deepened problems for shipping lines that were already facing disruption and delays in supplying retail goods to consumers, shipping sources said. Container shipping companies, carrying products ranging from mobile phones and designer goods to bananas, have been struggling for months with disruptions caused by the coronavirus […]

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Warframe’s latest update aims to fix “overly complicated” Railjack space combat

Digital Extremes’ free-to-play sci-fi shooter Warframe has just released its new Corpus Proxima & The New Railjack update on PC, aiming to fix the game’s “overly complicated” space combat. Warframe initially introduced ship-to-ship combat as part of 2019’s wildly ambitious Empyrean expansion. In a new post outlining today’s update, Digital Extremes calls Empyrean a “daring […]

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Giants sign Zach Fulton

The Giants have been busy signing players this week and their moves now include an option to start on the offensive line. The team announced the signing of guard Zach Fulton. No terms of the deal were announced. Fulton spent the last three seasons in Houston and was released by the Texans last week as […]

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Steroid hormone could reduce risk of preterm birth for high-risk single baby pregnancies

Taking progestogens—steroid hormones—during pregnancy could reduce the risk of preterm birth in high-risk single baby pregnancies, research has shown. Although these compounds have been in use for some time, results of individual clinical trials investigating their effectiveness in preventing preterm birth have been conflicting, and so further evaluation of the research evidence was needed. University […]

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Activision promises refunds to Call of Duty: Warzone and Black Ops Cold War players after accidentally releasing a new crossbow

The R1 Shadowhunter crossbow launches officially on 24th March, Activision has announced. Treyarch has now said some unlock progress made towards the R1 Shadowhunter will carry over when the weapon is officially released. Responding to negative feedback, the developer said players who previously unlocked the R1 Shadowhunter will be placed at 14 / 15 match […]

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‘Like a Beautifully-tuned Instrument’: 2000 Microphones Unlock the Mystery of Why Hummingbirds Hum

The hummingbird is named after its pleasant humming sound when it hovers in front of flowers to feed. But only now has it become clear how the wing generates the hummingbird’s namesake sound when it is beating rapidly at 40 beats per second. Researchers from Eindhoven University of Technology, Stanford University, and Sorama meticulously observed […]

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