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Ocean world near Saturn top contender for life beyond Earth

Ocean world near Saturn top contender for life beyond Earth

Underrated compared with Jupiter's icy moon Europa, Enceladus is one of the most fascinating objects in the Solar System. The research showed water was spewing from the cracks in Enceladus' icy crust....

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Apparently, it's pretty easy to fool the Galaxy S8's facial recognition lock

According to Koh, the company has prepared for the expected record-breaking sales of the new handsets by doubling the initial supply compared to the Galaxy S7/S7 edge units that were produced in 2016....

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Saturn moon has necessary conditions to harbor life

Saturn moon has necessary conditions to harbor life

Enceladus, Saturn's sixth-largest moon, is known to have a liquid ocean underneath its icy surface. The necessary ingredients for life as we know it include liquid water, energy sources and chemical...

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NASA to announce discovery of 'alien habitat' in ocean on Saturn's moon

This chemical reaction releases energy that organisms can use to drive their metabolism. The necessary ingredients for life as we know it include liquid water, energy sources and chemicals such as c...

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Australian Foreign Minister Urges Russia to Cease Support of Syrian President

On Thursday night, the United States launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the military airfield in Ash Sha'irat. U.S. Treasury officials say they are preparing sanctions in response to the chemic...

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Nul points! Russian Federation hits bum note with Eurovision withdrawal

Nul points! Russian Federation hits bum note with Eurovision withdrawal

Russian Federation and Ukraine have been at loggerheads since the annexation of Crimea and the subsequent separatist conflict in east Ukraine which Moscow is accused of stoking. Earlier on Thurs...

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SpaceX makes history after landing used Falcon 9 rocket

SpaceX makes history after landing used Falcon 9 rocket

Previously, the first stage of the rocket for the SES-10 mission flew in a cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station cargo for the the US space agency NASA in April 2016. The SpaceX Fa...

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UK Intelligence Found Russian Ties To Trump Campaign In 2015

UK Intelligence Found Russian Ties To Trump Campaign In 2015

They say it was "incidental collection", much like the kind that was captured by USA agencies on Trump associates. They [the European agencies] were saying: "There are contacts going on between people...

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Consumers have not been this bullish about the US economy since 2000

Consumers have not been this bullish about the US economy since 2000

Economists expected a reading of 96.5. The reading was above consensus expectations of 97.1 and close to 13-year highs. "Consumer sentiment inched upward in early April mainly due to more favorabl...

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Wisconsin Humane Society Starts Grooming the 30 Dogs Taken from Hoarding Situation

Wisconsin Humane Society Starts Grooming the 30 Dogs Taken from Hoarding Situation

The dogs are Australian Shepherds, poodles, and Aussie doodles. Benoit met the pet owner at the clinic and saw that the dog had extremely serious injuries consistent with being dragged behind a moving...

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Harrison Ford visit, Fisher tribute launch Star Wars event

Star Wars Celebration 2017 kicked off today and the most moving parts of this morning's "40 Years of Star Wars" panel were the remembrances of the late Carrie Fisher by those who worked with her. 'T...

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Sit Down, Be Humble & Stream Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.' Album Now

Sit Down, Be Humble & Stream Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.' Album Now

DAMN ., which features guest appearances from Rihanna and rock band U2, arrives everywhere tomorrow. Unmastered, and his first "official" album since 2015's highly-acclaimed To Pimp a Butterfly. See...

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India looks stunning in NASA's new night maps

India looks stunning in NASA's new night maps

Cassini did detect hydrogen in early trips through the plumes, but there was no way to determine if it came from the moon itself or from inside the instrument. "[Hydrothermal activity] certainly looks...

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Man dragged off plane has concussion, lost teeth

Man dragged off plane has concussion, lost teeth

Demetrio said Thursday he and his client accept the apology, but that it seemed "staged" and like it was issued because the airline was taking a public relations "beating". "Are we going to continue t...

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NASA releases new global maps of Earth at night

NASA releases new global maps of Earth at night

Since the second humans first ventured into space, they've been hungry for a view of the planet they call home. These maps are not only handsome images of our urban societies, but they also serve a sc...

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The Galaxy S8 is the iPhone we want

In the USA the phone is already available for pre-order from 30th March onwards. Apple is expected to remove the dedicated home button from the bottom bezel which is something that is widely used ...

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United States pipeline operator NuStar Energy to buy Navigator Energy for $1.48 bn

United States pipeline operator NuStar Energy to buy Navigator Energy for $1.48 bn

Citigroup Inc downgraded NuStar Energy L.P. from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating and set a $54.00 price objective on the stock.in a research report on Friday, February 3rd. According to officia...

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Samsung's Bixby voice assistant is being delayed

This means buyers in the USA will have to wait a few more weeks to be able to fully utilize the potential of Samsung's new virtual assistant. Samsung notes that key functionalities of Bixby su...

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President Trump allows ISPs to share & sell customers' private data

President Donald Trump has signed a bill into law that could allow internet providers to sell information about their customers' browsing habits. But Republicans argued that the rules were confusi...

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Wall Street 'Charging Bull' Sculptor: Remove 'Fearless Girl' Statue

Wall Street 'Charging Bull' Sculptor: Remove 'Fearless Girl' Statue

It comes across, though, as ironic that he feels a statue of a woman - representing gender equality - is affecting his work. The creator of the iconic Wall Street bull statue, Italian born scu...

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Mobile, Dish bid $14 billion in USA airwaves auction: FCC

The auction began under former Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler, who helped T-Mobile and other carriers not named AT&T or Verizon by setting aside up to 30MHz in each geographic ...

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Donations needed for 2017 John Ball Easter Egg Hunt

The annual Easter Egg Hunt , sponsored by the Akron Lions Club, will be held Saturday, April 15 at Akron City Park on Main Street. Registration for the event is set for 9:30 a.m. Up to age 3 will h...

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Pokemon GO 'Eggstravaganza' Event Announced - Here Are the Details

Pokemon GO 'Eggstravaganza' Event Announced - Here Are the Details

Lace up your walking shoes and get ready to put a spring in your step-the Pokémon GO Eggstravaganza is almost here! Everyone will earn double XP for the duration of the event, and Lucky Egg experi...

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The world looks stunning in new photographs released by NASA

The world looks stunning in new photographs released by NASA

Cassini detected the hydrogen at the center of these new insights in an icy plume issuing forth from cracks in Enceladus' surface. "So we now realise that not only does Enceladus provide a habitat for...

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NASA and Amazon announce first-ever 4K Ultra HD livestream from space

Officer Peggy Whitson will communicate live from the ISS in 4K ultra-superior quality to an online stage controlled by Amazon Web Service and also to the National Association of Broadcasters Show in...

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Amazon India Gets RBI Nod To Launch Mobile Wallet

Amazon India Gets RBI Nod To Launch Mobile Wallet

Amazon will have its own payment wallet. Sriram said , "RBI is in the process of finalising the guidelines for PPIs". Vice President of payments at Amazon India said that they are delighted after...

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Google's set to unveil a new Earth experience, possibly bringing Daydream support

Google's set to unveil a new Earth experience, possibly bringing Daydream support

Google Earth provides a range of options for its users like exploring geographical content, searching particular locations, getting a 3D view of places, visualizing Global Positioning System track am...

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What is Suggestion of Analyst about: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited's (TSM)

What is Suggestion of Analyst about: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited's (TSM)

The performance for recent week is -1.40% and the performance for three months is at 7.75%. The stock grew about 19.71% in the past 5 years, this positive value indicates that the stock constantly p...

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Ants rescue their injured

Ants rescue their injured

Research published today in Science Advances reveals that specialist termite predator the African Matabele ant ( Megaponera analis ) operates a medevac service for its soldiers during raids on termi...

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Sean Spicer apologizes for 'inappropriate, insensitive' Holocaust comment

Sean Spicer apologizes for 'inappropriate, insensitive' Holocaust comment

During a White House briefing, Mr Spicer sought to intensify criticism of President Bashar al-Assad, painting the Syrian leader's suspected use of sarin nerve agent against civilians last week as hist...

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Watch SpaceX Land First Ever Recycled Rocket

SES received a discount for SpaceX's use of a recycled rocket booster for the launch of its communications satellite, but did not specify how much. "This will be a huge revolution in spaceflight", M...

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How The New Samsung Galaxy Will Differ From Its Predecessors

What do you think of Facial Recognition being duped yet again? Fast forward to 2017 and Samsung's newly announced Galaxy S8 and S8+ are touting a new facial recognition security feature. The blogg...

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Germany on Spicer: Nazi parallels lead to 'nothing good'

In an interview with CNN's Don Lemon, legal expert Alan Dershowitz responds to the " Anne Frank Center For Mutual Respect" making a public statement calling Sean Spicer's weird but generally irre...

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Rex Tillerson speaks after meeting with Vladimir Putin

But R.C. Hammond, a senior Tillerson aide, said flatly: "No agreements were reached". And shortly afterward, Russian Federation vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would have demanded S...

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Run Into Problems, Post-Android 7.0 Nougat Update

Those who own it on Sprint will be delighted to find out today that the carrier has now started rolling out the much-awaited Android 7.0 Nougat update for the HTC One M9. According to users, Galaxy S...

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