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Wild horse attacks alligator in dramatic video “Watch”

Wild horse attacks alligator in dramatic video (Watch)

A group of friends hiking near Gainesville caught a strange sight in their path: a fight between a horse and an alligator. And it appears the horse emerged victorious. Krystal M. Berry posted the shocking video on Facebook, and it’s exploding across the internet. The group of horses, including a little colt, were grazing alongside the path. The alligator walked ... Read More »

‘Super’ bedbugs are becoming resistant to treatment, says new research

'Super' bedbugs are becoming resistant to treatment, says new research

Bed bugs are developing a resistance to common insecticides and it’s making them much harder to kill, a new study says. According to scientists at Purdue University, bed bugs have already shown resistance to several other insecticides, including the commonly-used deltamethrin. However, bifenthrin and chlorfenapyr can now be added onto that growing list. In a study to be published next ... Read More »

Eddie Murphy’s brother comedian Charlie dies of leukemia at 57

Eddie Murphy's brother comedian Charlie dies of leukemia at 57

Comedian Charlie Murphy, star of Chappelle’s Show and older brother of Eddie Murphy, has died at the age of 57. The stand-up performer died on Wednesday in New York of leukaemia, his spokesman confirmed. A statement from the Murphy family read: “Our hearts are heavy with the loss today of our son, brother, father, uncle and friend Charlie. “Charlie filled ... Read More »

Qualcomm files answer and counterclaims against Apple, Report

Qualcomm files answer and counterclaims against Apple, Report

After Apple hit Qualcomm with a barrage of lawsuits earlier this year, the chip maker is countersuing Apple right back. Qualcomm today filed its Answers and Counterclaims to Apple’s January lawsuit, filed in the Southern District of California. The full details of the suit can be read in a 139-page document (PDF) released by Qualcomm, but the company has five ... Read More »

Benefits Of Exercising On An Empty Stomach, Says New Study

Benefits Of Exercising On An Empty Stomach, Says New Study

Exercise enthusiasts often wonder whether it’s better to eat or fast before a workout. A new study is the first of its kind to show the effects of eating versus fasting on gene expression in adipose (fat) tissue in response to exercise. This study highlights the different roles fat plays in powering and responding to exercise. The study is published ... Read More »

Rare Parasitic Worm Cases Spike in Maui, Report

Rare Parasitic Worm Cases Spike in Maui, Report

A sharp rise in infections stemming from a parasitic worm that invades the human brain has health officials in the Hawaiian island of Maui worried. “It’s like having a slow-moving bullet go through your brain,” state epidemiologist Dr. Sarah Park says, explaining the effects of rat lungworm disease. According to ABC News, the worm lives in the lungs of rats, ... Read More »

NVIDIA’s Titan Xp is the new king of graphics cards, Report

NVIDIA's Titan Xp is the new king of graphics cards, Report

Nvidia, a company that design and develops graphics processing units has just launched its flagship product called the TITAN Xp. A version of the Titan X which comes with a fully-enabled GP102 Pascal GPU for a total of 3840 CUDA cores. Sharing the same DNA as the earlier available Titan X, the new Titan Xp Uses a slightly beefier fully-enabled ... Read More »

‘Good’ Fats May Not Benefit Kids Who Weigh More, Says New Study

'Good' Fats May Not Benefit Kids Who Weigh More, A New Study Reveals

Body weight plays a significant role in how much benefit children may get from consuming “good” fats, new study suggests. The scientists compared fatty acid uptake after kids took a supplement to both overall body weight and body-mass index. The more a child weighed, the smaller the measurement was of two key omega-3 fatty acids in their bloodstream. And the ... Read More »

Actress Greice Santo claims Oilers owner offered her movie role for sex

Actress Greice Santo claims Oilers owner offered her movie role for sex

Canadian billionaire and Edmonton Oilers owner Daryl Katz has been accused of luring Brazilian model and actress Greice Santo into hotel rooms on multiple occasions and offering her money for sex, according to documents filed in a recent lawsuit. According to Variety, the allegations first surfaced when Santo’s husband, R.J. Cipriani, filed a defamation suit against a crisis consulting firm ... Read More »