Daily Archive: Thursday, February 16, 2017

New mosquito trap smart enough to keep just the bad bugs 0

A smart trap for mosquitoes? A new high-tech version is promising to catch the bloodsuckers while letting friendlier insects escape — and even record the exact weather conditions when different species emerge to bite. Whether it really could improve public health is still to be determined. But when the

An ISIS attack in Pakistan strikes at the beating heart of Sufism 0

A devotee leaps while dancing at the tomb of the Sufi saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar, in the southern Pakistan city of Sehwan, on Sept. 5, 2013. (Akhtar Soomro/Reuters) The joy seen in the picture above has again been extinguished in Pakistan. A bombing in the southern city of Sehwan,

Trump Will Issue New Travel Order Instead of Fighting Case in Court 0

Photo The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, in San Francisco, blocked the key parts of President Trump’s targeted travel ban last week. Credit Jim Wilson/The New York Times WASHINGTON — The Justice Department told a federal appeals court on Thursday that it would not seek