An unspecified number of F-22 stealth fighter jets arrived in South Korea on Sunday, Mar. 31, 2013. According to the Wall Street Journal, the aircraft flew from Kadena air base, in Okinawa, Japan, to Osan, South Korea to take part in Exercise Eagle Foal.
A group of Canadian neuroscientists says they have successfully used an episode of the suspenseful Alfred Hitchcock Presents television series to record the conscious experiences of a patient who has been in a vegetative state for 16 years.
The researchers at Western University in London, Ont., released a paper Monday about a brain scanning technique that monitors the response of non-responsive patients to a shortened version of the episode, Bang! You’re Dead.
INUVIK, N.W.T. — The drilling rigs that once dotted this Arctic delta region packed up long ago for southern climes as political wrangling and a flood of North American shale gas put a proposed $16.2-billion pipeline on ice.
Examining buckled film reels under a microscope, technicians pore over each precious original frame of Alfred Hitchcock's early movies as Britain bids to salvage the master's magic.The delicate nitrate reel -- brown, brittle and shrunken -- is handled with extreme care as they scrutinise the opening credits of the 1927 film "The Lodger" for every miniscule scratch, blotch and speck.The British Film Institute is undertaking a mammoth project to restore Hitchcock's silent movies to their former glory.