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Footage Shows Second Wave of Bleached Coral at Great Barrier Reef

Footage Shows Second Wave of Bleached Coral at Great Barrier Reef

Dr Wachenfeld said it was too soon to know how this year's bleaching event compared to that seen last year. Bleaching has affected more in areas further south, which is frequently visited by tourist...

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R Ashwin picks up six wickets, India beat Australia by 75 runs

R Ashwin picks up six wickets, India beat Australia by 75 runs

Smith was done by a grubber and seemed to signal to Australia's dressing room for advice on a review; umpire Llong stepped in to prevent the communication, and Smith walked off. He landed India in f...

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United States says will take up Compassion International issue with India

United States says will take up Compassion International issue with India

The Union Government categorically asserted that, views and activities of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) does not influence its policies and actions. "These NGOs do valuable work overseas. Cert...

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Google Can Now Search Videos

Google Can Now Search Videos

SAP will be collaborating with Google to leverage artificial intelligence/machine learning initiatives. According to the site , Kaggle allows AI enthusiasts "climb the world's most elite machin...

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PH wary of China ships on Benham

PH wary of China ships on Benham

Dominguez also said that the Philippines is eyeing nine big-ticket projects that China could possibly support by way of funding and helping conduct their feasibility studies. He said the Philippines w...

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45% of cardiometabolic deaths in United States associated with suboptimal diet

45% of cardiometabolic deaths in United States associated with suboptimal diet

Senior investigator Dariush Mozaffarian , MD (Tufts Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy) said the U.S. is now facing a "nutrition crisis". There greatest percent of premature deaths was...

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Gluten-free diet boosts diabetes risk, major study suggests

Gluten-free diet boosts diabetes risk, major study suggests

Chan School of Public Health in Boston. "People without Coeliac disease may reconsider limiting their gluten intake for chronic disease prevention, especially for diabetes". This allows for very lar...

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Rep. Blackburn Unveils Broadband Rule Smackdown Resolution

Rep. Blackburn Unveils Broadband Rule Smackdown Resolution

In October, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to impose new rules that require internet service providers (ISPs) to gain user consent before sharing certain data with third partie...

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It's Unclear Why Indie Game Rime Costs $10 More On Switch

It's Unclear Why Indie Game Rime Costs $10 More On Switch

Grey Box, Six Foot and Tequila Works have now confirmed a release date and a price: May 26, £29.99/$29.99. Unless they want the Switch to be the console known for getting later, more expensive versi...

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Vimeo Takes On YouTube, Facebook With 360-Degree Video Support

Vimeo Takes On YouTube, Facebook With 360-Degree Video Support

The online video service yesterday announced * a href="https://join. vimeo .com/360/?utm_medium=cpc&utm_source=GOOGLE&utm_content=US_Search_Brand_General_Beta_EN*Account+-+BMM&utm_term=%2Baccount+%2...

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House Approves NASA Transition Authorization Act

House Approves NASA Transition Authorization Act

The 146-page bill calls for Nasa to formulate a roadmap to "extend humanity's reach into deep space, including cis-lunar space, the Moon, the surface and moons of Mars, and beyond". The bill also incl...

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Global average internet connection speeds up 26%

Global average internet connection speeds up 26%

Internet speeds have increased worldwide since Akamai first published a speeds report in 2008. The average USA broadband speed connection was 17.2 Mbps in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to ...

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FBI Director Comey: No such thing as absolute privacy in America

FBI Director Comey: No such thing as absolute privacy in America

Meanwhile, Huckabee said he believes President Donald Trump's claims Trump Tower was wiretapped will be vindicated. Comey participated in a brief question-and-answer session with audience members ...

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Trump Unknowingly Takes Photo Before Clinton Portrait

Trump Unknowingly Takes Photo Before Clinton Portrait

The White House had undergone an unusually long period of time without tours, only reopening for visitors this week. Trump called a fifth grade student from an Alabama school, Jack Cornish , to him...

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Iceland becomes first country to introduce mandatory proof of equal pay

Iceland becomes first country to introduce mandatory proof of equal pay

The legislation is now headed for parliament with the government is aiming to implement the new law by 2020 should it be approved as part of an announced goal of eradicating the gender pay gap by 20...

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Sterling Bancorp. (NYSE:STL)

Sterling Bancorp. (NYSE:STL)

According to sentiments of 2 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company's stock is marked at $14.75. The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 2.99%...

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Winter Storm Could Dump 5 Inches of Snow on Long Island

Winter Storm Could Dump 5 Inches of Snow on Long Island

The region will begin to see a drop in temperatures tomorrow, with highs in the mid 50s quickly falling into the upper 40s by sunset. Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. Mostly cloudy, ...

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Experiment Shows Potatoes Can Grow On Mars, Survive Extreme Weather Conditions

The CubeSat where potatoes are grown was equipped with an array of sensors and cameras for monitoring the tuber's progress. The scientists from the International Potato Center wanted to what extreme...

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Apple Responds to WikiLeaks Dump, Says Many iOS Flaws Already Patched

Apple Responds to WikiLeaks Dump, Says Many iOS Flaws Already Patched

The document dump marks the latest coup for the controversial WikiLeaks site , which found itself at the center of a political war past year for its role in releasing thousands of emails sent to and ...

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The world's smallest magnet might someday store all your data

The world's smallest magnet might someday store all your data

However, this left the question as to how it would be possible to read from and write information to these single-atom magnets in ways that resemble conventional hard disc drives. The team used IBM...

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Uber can resume testing self-driving cars in California

Uber can resume testing self-driving cars in California

Agency spokeswoman Jessica Gonzalez said the DMV also approved 48 people as backup drivers who must sit behind the wheel in case the prototype cars malfunction. Uber said in a statement Wednesday that...

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Tesla powers up pioneering Hawaii solar storage project

Tesla powers up pioneering Hawaii solar storage project

But traditionally solar power only works when the sun is shining. The California-based energy company notes that the project will cut fossil fuel usage by 1.6 million gallons per year and is the fir...

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White House Names A Communications Head, Takes Pressure Off Spicer

White House Names A Communications Head, Takes Pressure Off Spicer

One of its founders, Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), said the White House has reached out, and other members said some of them may end up bowling with White House officials, a classic gesture made by presid...

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Coming full speed at your face: The McLaren 720S Velocity by MSO

Coming full speed at your face: The McLaren 720S Velocity by MSO

Yup, we already have our first special edition. Naturally, McLaren wants a premium on the new MSO Velocity, so the buyers should expect a price "in the region of £335,000", which is a pretty cool upgr...

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This Sponge Could Be Key For Cleaning Oil Spills

This Sponge Could Be Key For Cleaning Oil Spills

Disasters in recent years on the scale of the Exxon Valdez and Deepwater Horizon have highlighted the devastating effects uncontrolled oil spills have on the environment. United States scientists have...

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Baidu To Help Google Expand AMP In China, Japan

Baidu To Help Google Expand AMP In China, Japan

Today, Google announced that major Chinese search engines including Baidu and Sogou are joining AMP, bringing around 90 percent of the Chinese search market into the fold of the open-source project....

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The Division Celebrates Its Anniversary With an Event and Two Free Expansions

The Division Celebrates Its Anniversary With an Event and Two Free Expansions

The two expansion's released for the game went a long way in bringing players the game the team envisioned. Shared world shooter The Division's Year 2 content is going to be free , but some players...

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Updated Hyundai Sonata Debuts With Host of Small Improvements

Updated Hyundai Sonata Debuts With Host of Small Improvements

Hyundai Motor said it aims to increase domestic sales by 12 percent to 92,000 Sonata cars this year, domestic sales chief Lee Kwang-guk told reporters. The 2.0T models receive a new eight-speed automa...

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Reggie Fils-Aime states streaming services on Switch

Reggie Fils-Aime states streaming services on Switch "will come in time"

The Nintendo Switch stock levels are still low and many fans who did not Pre Order are now not facing a wait time to buy a new console. Then again, Fils-Aime's approach is typical of Nintendo's over...

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OPP re-open Burlington Skyway after high winds cause rollover

OPP re-open Burlington Skyway after high winds cause rollover

Allan Skyway, which connects Burlington and Hamilton across the Burlington Bay Canal, is known for adverse driving conditions due to high winds and blowing snow. The busy highway was shut down for abo...

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Rime's Nintendo Switch Version to be $10 More, Release Later

Rime , the game from Deadlight developer Tequila Works, is scheduled to launch on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, on May 26, and will cost £29.99/€34.99/$29.99. Players must navigate the islands secrets by m...

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U.S. may revamp North Korea policy, United Nations ambassador indicates

U.S. may revamp North Korea policy, United Nations ambassador indicates

North Korea fired four banned ballistic missiles into Japanese waters earlier on Monday, an act that officials in South Korea and Japan said represented a grave threat to their countries' security. ...

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Logitech G Pro Gaming Keyboard Released

Logitech G Pro Gaming Keyboard Released

Specifically, Logitech worked with players from both Cloud 9 and Team Solomid to pack all of the necessary gaming functions into a keyboard that's smaller than most you'll see. In other words, the Log...

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Duke vs. Clemson - 3/8/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Duke vs. Clemson - 3/8/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Another stop and two more foul shots from the rookie sealed the hard-fought win. A big betting prop wager with a ton of future value. Wake has forward John Collins (runner-up in ACC Player of th...

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Trump Met Russian Ambassador During Campaign at Speech Reception

Trump Met Russian Ambassador During Campaign at Speech Reception

Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III also appears to have been at that reception. "I have nothing to do with Russian Federation". And Michael Flynn resigned last month as Trump's national security advi...

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