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Flying from Boeing Field in Seattle to the San Juan Islands, I was monitoring the departure frequency when I heard a pilot report that he'd seen an eagle near the inbound course to 12 right at BFI. An unknown pilot asked: "What was he squawking?" -- Ed Griswold (Griz)

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The gift from Mr. Paulson, a billionaire hedge fund manager, is the largest in the university’s history.

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41 per cent of UK engineers are considering a change of job, according to the results of The Engineer’s 2015 salary survey

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Scientists have made exotic new materials by creating laser-induced micro-explosions in silicon, the common computer chip material.

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Will next Saturday's Tour de France prologue in Utrecht get the winner it deserves? New aerodynamic research at Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) shows that riders in a time trial can save vital seconds by riding closer to the following team car. Over a short distance like the prologue of the Tour de France, that can save as much as 6 seconds: enough to make the difference between winning and losing. On longer time trials and events like world championships, the effect can even add up to tens of seconds. Which is why aerodynamics professor Bert Blocken is advising the international cycling union UCI to change the rules and increase the minimum gap between riders and their team cars. "The present rules could lead to unfair advantage."

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Death Penalty: Use of midazolam hydrochloride in lethal injections is not cruel or unusual punishment, majority finds

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Contracts, awards, bids and proposals from Dodge.

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The Government of India has launched digitallocker.gov.in facility to allow storage of important documents online. Indian citizens with valid Aadhaar card will be able to store all their frequently used documents like Aadhar Card, Degree Certificates, Electricity Bills, Driver's License, Government ID Proof, HSC/SSC Certificates, MNREGA Job Card, PAN card, Passport, Property Tax Receipt, Ration Card, Rent Receipt, Residence Certificate, RSBY Card, Telephone Bills, Voter ID Card, Water Bills,...

digitallocker.gov.in - Store Important Documents Online

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