Dr. Scott Parazynski has traveled more than 23 million miles in space over his 17-year career. He has flown five missions and conducted seven spacewalks. He is also the only person to fly in space and.. Source: CBS News -
Standing at 28,000 feet, a few scant yards from successfully summiting Mount Everest without an oxygen tank to breathe from, was one of the most exhilarating moments of my life. I had dreamt about it.. Mashable
Dinesh and Tarakeshwari Rathod, who were both officers with the Maharashtra Police Department, in India, have been fired after falsely claiming they reached the summit of Mount Everest. MailOnline Also reported by •MailOnline India
THE GOOD Tibetans know it as Chomolungma and it’s Sagarmatha to the Nepalese. Exact translations are as elusive as a yeti and vary from “brow of the sky” to “goddess mother of the Earth” or.. S.China Morning Post
It is a restaurant perhaps unlike any other in the world with its walls dotted with signatures of those who have scaled Mount Everest, the world's highest peak. Rum Doodle is about mountains, climbers,.. Sify
A Cincinnati business owner will attempt to break a world record later this month with a 1,500 river journey. Marc Phelps, co-founder of AlloyFx based in Lower Price Hill, will attempt the longest-ever.. bizjournals
In a not-too-distant future city, superintelligent robots will carry out the majority of vital tasks. Driverless cars will ferry passengers to and from points of interest. Housing and healthcare will.. Business Insider
Amazon's Alexa smart voice assistant has over 15,000 skills, but that's just the tip of the iceberg.
Speaking with BBC, David Limp, Amazon's senior vice president who oversees Alexa and all of its.. Business Insider
Google has reportedly bought 52 properties in Sunnyvale, California for a total of $820 million (£626 million) in an effort to expand its operations, according to a report from the Silicon Valley.. Business Insider
Malavath Poorna, the young girl from Telangana who climbed Mount Everest at the age of 13, has now conquered Mount Elbrus, the highest peak in Russia and entire Europe, the state government said today. DNA
Google is killing Instant Search, the smart feature that gives users search results while they are still typing, according to a statement given to Search Engine Land.
Instant Search launched in.. Business Insider
It has been a summer of firsts for USMC Sergeant Kirstie Ennis.
After becoming the first veteran to pose for ESPN the Magazine Body Issue last month, she went on to become the first above-the-knee.. The Wrap