Fox Lake District Library · 
255 E. Grand Avenue
Fox Lake, IL 60020
 ·  Phone: (847) 587- 0198
 · Director: Harry J. Bork

Library Hours
 · Mon. - Fri.  9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
 · Saturday  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 · Sunday  1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (Sept. thru May)
Weekend:  Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 0% / Sat: 0% / Sun: 10%.

  68 °

Technology & Science
News provided by MSNBC
U.N. Monitoring Twitter for Mood on Climate Change

With a big summit on climate change coming up, the U.N. wants to keep up with the latest news and, it turns out, how people online feel about it.

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:16:24 GMT
Moon-Hoax Claim Shot Down With Video-Game Tech

Graphics hardware company Nvidia decided to prove the moon landing really happened by simulating it in a video game.

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:01:38 GMT
Navy Triton Spy Drone Completes Cross-Country Flight

The Navy's huge Triton unmanned aerial vehicle has just finished a nearly 3,800-mile trip across the country.

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:52:00 GMT
U2 Working With Apple on New, Secure Music Format

U2 is planning a new "audiovisual interactive format" that will resist pirating but is that even possible?

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:43:00 GMT
iFans Line Up Around the World for New Phones

Eager iPhone fans surrounded Apple Stores and other retailers around the world Friday as the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus hit shelves.

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:59:00 GMT
Opportunists Cash in on Delayed iPhone Launch in China

Regulatory hurdles mean the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus won't be available soon in China, the world's biggest smartphone market.

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:44:42 GMT
Watch Man Drop New iPhone Minutes After Purchase

The first person to buy the new iPhone six in Perth, Australia, dropped it as he was being interviewed by a TV reporter.

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:10:10 GMT
Marriott Wants You to Vacation on a Virtual Beach

Marriott Hotels is betting the future of travel will be, at least in part, virtual.

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:24:06 GMT
Are Laser Weapons the Future, or Just Hype?

Defense contractors have been trotting out new weapons systems. But will they ever be ready for battle?

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:01:52 GMT
How High-Tech Chats Are Saving Domestic Abuse Victims

For some survivors of domestic violence, the veil of privacy that talking online affords is the only way they will consider seeking help.

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:51:43 GMT